THE REVIVAL OF JAPAN IN THE GLOBAL ECONOMY
Kosuke Motani ’94
Chief Senior Economist, Economist Department, Japan Research Institute
Kosuke Motani joined the Development Bank of Japan in 1988 and currently serves as chief senior economist at Japan Research Institute. Motani has been known as “The Top Figure in Japan in the Field of Demography and Regional Economy Promotion.” Motani has devoted himself to creating and presenting strategies for national and local governments, private enterprises, and NPOs toward their economic prosperity and business success. He is the author of a recent best seller Defure no Shotai (“Silver Tsunami” or non-monetary deflation in Japan).
Motani has a BA from the University of Tokyo and an MBA from Columbia Business School.