In a Reuters Japan article, "Before Halting Nuclear Power, Japan Should Examine Health Hazards Caused by Fossil Fuels," Professor David E. Weinstein, Carl S. Shoup Professor of the Japanese Economy at Columbia University and CJEB's Associate Director for Research, discusses Japan's energy situation and the intense debate over nuclear power following the earthquake, tsunami and subsequent disaster at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in March 2011.
CJEB’s Upcoming Annual Tokyo Conference - May 21st
Our annual Tokyo Conference will be held on May 21st at Otemachi Financial City Conference Center. Our keynote speakers will be Mr. Yasuchika Hasegawa, chairman of Takeda Pharmaceutical Company, Ltd. and Professor Bruce Greenwald, Robert Heilbrunn Professor of Finance and Asset Management at Columbia Business School. Join us as we debate and discuss the changes of corporate governance in Japan.
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