RIETI Policy Symposium

Global Recession and International Economy - Japan's challenge and approach (Handouts)

Information

  • Time and Date: 10:00-17:30 (TBC), Thursday, July 16, 2009
  • Venue: Nadao Hall, Japan National Council of Social Welfare (Zenshakyo)
    Shin-Kasumigaseki Bldg Lobby Floor, 3-3-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
  • Language: Japanese / English (with simultaneous interpretation)
  • Handouts

    Chair: HOSHINO Mitsuhide's photo

    Chair: HOSHINO Mitsuhide (Director of Research, RIETI)

    Opening Address

    FUJITA Masahisa's photo

    FUJITA Masahisa (President and Chief Research Officer, RIETI / Professor, Konan University / Adjunct Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Kyoto University)

    ( Part 1 )

    Presentation 1 "Changes and Challenges for World Trade in a Global Recession − with the focus on White Paper on International Economy and Trade 2009"

    ITO Koji's photo

    ITO Koji (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

    Presentation 2 "Production Networks and the Financial Crisis in East Asia"

    KUROIWA Ikuo's photo

    KUROIWA Ikuo (Director-General, Development Studies Center, Institute of Developing Economies JETRO)

    Q&A

    Presentation 3 "Protectionism and the WTO after the Global Financial Crisis − Role, Effectiveness, and Challenges of Governance Under Multilateral Trade Agreements"

    KAWASE Tsuyoshi's photo

    KAWASE Tsuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI / Professor, Faculty of Law, Sophia University)

    Q&A

    ( Part 2 )

    Keynote Speech 1 "Global Disparity and Challenges in the Global Economy"

    KOJIMA Akira's photo

    KOJIMA Akira (Senior Fellow, Japan Center for Economic Research)

    Keynote Speech 2"International Economic Shock and the Challenges Facing International Corporations"

    WAKASUGI Ryuhei's photo

    WAKASUGI Ryuhei (Research Counselor, RIETI / Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Kyoto University/ Adjunct Professor, Department of Economics, Keio University)

    Panel Discussion: The World Economy in Global Recession and Japan's challenge and approach

    Moderator: MORIKAWA Masayuki's photo

    Moderator: MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

    Panelists

    OGAWA Tsunehiro's photo

    OGAWA Tsunehiro (Former Director-General for International Trade Policy, METI)

    KAWASE Tsuyoshi 's photo

    KAWASE Tsuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI / Professor, Faculty of Law, Sophia University)

    KUROIWA Ikuo's photo

    KUROIWA Ikuo (Director-General, Development Studies Center, Institute of Developing Economies, JETRO)

    KOJIMA Akira's photo

    KOJIMA Akira (Senior Fellow, Japan Center for Economic Research)

    SAITO Hiroshi's photo

    SAITO Hiroshi (Corporate Vice President, Toshiba Corporation)

    HAYAKAWA Shigeru's photo

    HAYAKAWA Shigeru (Managing Officer, Toyota Motor Corporation)

    WAKASUGI Ryuhei's photo

    WAKASUGI Ryuhei (Research Counselor, RIETI / Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Kyoto University/ Adjunct Professor, Department of Economics, Keio University)

    Closing Address

    OIKAWA Kozo's photo

    OIKAWA Kozo (Chairman, RIETI)