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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

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Corporate Finance, World Business | Read Article

CJEB’s Annual Tokyo Conference, May 15th, ends in success

Japan Center News | May 22, 2014

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, World Business | Read Article

CJEB Core Faculty Professor Gerry Curtis will give a talk at the Economist Japan Summit in Tokyo on 4/17, following Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s talk on the Future of Japan

Japan Center News | April 10, 2014

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Leadership, World Business | Read Article

CJEB Director of Research Professor David E. Weinstein featured in Toyo Keizai article

Japan Center News | April 08, 2014

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, World Business | Read Article

CJEB Director of Research Professor David E. Weinstein is featured in Nikkei Business Interview, "BoJ's Target Achievable without Additional Easing"

Japan Center News | March 28, 2014

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CJEB Director of Research Professor David E. Weinstein's paper forms basis for Nikkei article, "Overconfidence in Consumer Prices is Dangerous"

Japan Center News | January 07, 2014

An article titled "Overconfidence in Consumer Prices is Dangerous"? which was based on a recent paper co-authored by Professor David E. Weinstein, "How Much Do Official Price Indexes Tell Us About Inflation?," was featured in Nikkei on December 23, 2013.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy | Read Article

Video and summary report now available for talk by CJEB Research Associate Professor Takatoshi Ito, "The Third Arrow of Abenomics: How Far Will It Reach?"

Japan Center News | December 04, 2013

Video and summary report now available for talk by CJEB Research Associate Professor Takatoshi Ito, "The Third Arrow of Abenomics: How Far Will It Reach?"

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, World Business | Read Article

Video and summary report now available for talk by Yosuke Honjo, President & CEO of ITO EN (North America) Inc., "The Un-sweetening of America: ITO EN's Contribution to the Beverage Market"

Japan Center News | December 02, 2013

Video and summary report now available for talk by Yosuke Honjo, President & CEO of ITO EN (North America) Inc., "The Un-sweetening of America: ITO EN's Contribution to the Beverage Market"

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Marketing, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

CJEB Director of Research Professor David Weinstein featured in Wall Street Journal "CPI: Noise Pollution at Low Altitudes"

Japan Center News | October 31, 2013

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Video and summary report now available for talk by CJEB Core Faculty member Professor Gerald Curtis, "Abe and the LDP Are Back. Now What?"

Japan Center News | October 21, 2013

CJEB Core Faculty member Gerald Curtis, Burgess Professor of Political Science at Columbia University, gave a talk, "Abe and the LDP Are Back. Now What?" on September 25. A video and summary report of the talk are now available.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Leadership, World Business | Read Article

Announcements

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.

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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.

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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."

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