Reform of Corporate Governance, Corporate Rehabilitations in East Asia and its Lessons for China
- Date and Time: November 19, 2005; 9:30-18:00
- Venue: ROOM 1119, 1121 RIETI
11th floor, Annex, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
1-3-1, Kasumigaseki Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-8901
- Language: English
- Charge: Free
- Host: Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI)
*The agenda is subject to change
9:00 - 9:15 Opening address
XU, Peng (RIETI and Hosei University)
9:15 - 12:15 Session 1: Ownership Concentration in East Asia: Emergence, Evolution and Expropriation
Chair: Prof. Juro Teranishi (Hitotsubashi University)
"Why Does Corporate Governance Matter to Firm Value? Expropriation or Information?"
Kee-Hong Bae (Queen's School of Business, Queen's University, Canada)
*Jae-Seung Baek (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Korea)
Jun-Koo Kang (The Eli Broad College of Business, Michigan State University)
"The Emergence of Corporate Pyramids in China"
Joseph P.H. Fan (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
T.J. Wong (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
*Tianyu Zhang (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
"Tycoons Turned Leaders: What are the Incentives of holding Public Office?"
Pramuan Bunkanwanichay (University of Paris 1-Pantheon-Sorbonne)
*Yupana Wiwattanakantang (Hitotsubashi University)
Hideaki Miyajima (Waseda University)
Mariko Watanabe (IDE)
Fumiharu Mieno (Kobe University)
12:15 - 13:15 Lunch Time
13:15 - 15:15 Session 2: Corporate Restructuring, Banking System and Foreign Capital
Chair: Prof. Hideaki Miyajima (Waseda University)
"Thai Business Groups: Crisis and Restructuring"
*Piruna Polsiri (Dhurakijpundit Univeristy)
Yupana Wiwattanakantang (Hitotsubashi University)
"Effects of foreign capital entry into the banking industry on the domestic economy"
*Jong Ku Kang (Bank of Korea)
Yasuhiro Arikawa (Waseda University)
Kaoru Hosono (Gakushuin Univeristy)
15:15 - 15:30 Coffee break
15:30 - 18:30 Session 3: Do owners of Insolvent Firms Lose Their Ownership and Controls?
Chair: Prof. Shoichi Tagashira (Sophia University)
"Changes in Insolvency practice, restructuring of ailing firms and risk management after the economic crisis: the Korea case"
*Soogeun Oh (Ewha Womans University, Korea)
"Thailand Corporate Restructuring and Pre- and Post-Crisis Ownership and Control"
*Vongvipanond Pairoj (Dhurakijpundit Univeristy)
*Wichitaksorn Nuttanan (TDRI an Dhurakijpundit Univeristy)
"Distress of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises and Role of Credit Guarantee Scheme in Restructuring: the Case of Korea"
*Dongsoo Kang (KDI)
Piruna Polsiri (Dhurakijpundit Univeristy)
Simio Hirose (Shinshu University)
Arito, Ono (Senior Economist, Mizuho Research Institute)