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CJEB Director Professor Hugh Patrick's book, "How Finance is Shaping the Economies of China, Japan, and Korea", is featured in the World Financial Review
Japan Center News | August 01, 2014
New Working Paper by CJEB Director of Research David E. Weinstein and colleagues, "How Much Do Official Price Indexes Tell Us About Inflation?," now available
Japan Center News | October 21, 2013
New Working Paper by CJEB Director of Research David E. Weinstein, Professor Tsutomu Watanabe of the University of Tokyo, and Jessie Handbury of the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, "How Much Do Official Price Indexes Tell Us About Inflation?," now available
Presentations from the State Intervention and Private Enterprise: Japan, the U.S., and China
Japan Center News | October 17, 2013
CJEB Director Hugh Patrick appeared live on NPR "On Point with Tom Ashbrook"
Japan Center News | October 17, 2013
Summary Report Available for CJEB Conference, "Coping with Crisis: Financial Policy in the U.S. and Japan"
Japan Center News | February 16, 2010
Summary Report available for the conference featuring Prof. Heizo Takenaka, "Coping with Crisis: Financial Policy in the U.S. and Japan" on 11/10.
Video available for the conference featuring Prof. Heizo Takenaka, "Coping with Crisis: Financial Policy in the U.S. and Japan" on 11/10
Japan Center News | November 16, 2009
The Center on Japanese Economy and Business(CJEB) and The Program for Economic Research(PER) organized a conference titled "Coping with Crisis: Financial Policy in the U.S. and Japan" from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 10, 2009 at Columbia Business School. This was the inaugural event of CJEB's new program, "New Financial Architecture-Japan & the U.S."
Hurdles and Rewards: Navigating Japan's Financial Services Market [event report]
Japan Center News | April 21, 2008
Sovereign Wealth Funds: Policy Challenges and Market Implications [full summary report]
Japan Center News | February 14, 2008
Issues in Japanese Pension Fund Management
Japan Center News | October 11, 2007
On Thursday, October 11, 2007, the Center on Japanese Economy and Business and the Japan Business Association of Columbia Business School cosponsored a zadankai (roundtable discussion) entitled “Issues in Japanese Pension Fund Management”
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.
For more details on this event, please click here.
2015-2016 "Mitsubishi UFJ Trust Scholarship” application for Columbia students is now open
For the academic year of 2015-2016, the "Mitsubishi UFJ Trust Scholarship” application is now open for Columbia students. The application deadline is February 27, 2015. This Scholarship offers full tuition coverage for study in Japan. For more details, visit our website here.
Professor Takatoshi Ito Will Join CJEB As Associate Director Of Research In January 2015
CJEB’s research associate and long time friend, Takatoshi Ito, former dean of The University of Tokyo’s Graduate School of Public Policy (GraSPP) will join CJEB as Associate Director of Research and as a professor of international and public affairs at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) in January 2015.Read the official announcement from SIPA
CJEB’s Annual Tokyo Conference, May 15th, ends in success
Our annual Tokyo Conference was held on May 15th at Otemachi Financial City Conference Center. With Governor Kuroda from the Bank of Japan and Dr. Adam Posen, president of the Peterson Institute for International Economics as keynote speakers, the conference gathered speakers and guests from a wide range of fields to discuss and debate the future of the Japanese Economy. The video and reports from the conference will be available soon on this website. The sold-out event was covered by multiple media sources.Read Media Coverage
Professor Patrick Co-edits New Book
Professor Patrick has recently co-edited a book with Professor Yung Chul Park, titled How Finance is Shaping the Economies of China, Japan, and Korea.Read More
CJEB Director Featured in Wall Street Journal
CJEB Director of Research Professor David Weinstein was featured in Wall Street Journal "CPI: noise Pollution at Low Altitudes."Read More
April 6, 2015Japan and the World Economy: Challenges Over the Coming Decade
4:00 - 6:00 PM
April 23, 2015Gyoza, Rice and Noodles for the U.S. Mainstream Market
12:30 - 2:00 PM
May 21, 2015CJEB Annual Tokyo Conference "Japan's Changing Corporate Governance"
1:15 - 6:30 PM