RIETI-ECGI-WBF Webinar Series

A New Concept of the Corporation [Part 5]
The Purpose of the Corporation and How to Realize its Purpose (Handouts and Video)


  • Date: July 21, 2021
  • Hosts: Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI), European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI), Waseda University Institute for Business and Finance (WBF)

Video (YouTube)


  • Speaker (Special Lecture): ENDO Nobuhiro (Chairman of the Board, NEC Corporation / Vice Chairman, Japan Association of Corporate Executives)
  • Speaker: Colin MAYER (Peter Moores Dean, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford)
  • Speaker: Jordi CANALS (Professor, Strategic Management, IESE Business School, University of Navarra / Academic Member, ECGI)
  • Commentator: KASAI Kiyomi (Senior Manager, Social Communication Bureau - Keidanren, Japan Business Federation)
  • Moderator: MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI / Professor of Japanese Economy, Graduate School of Commerce, Waseda University / Executive Vice President, Waseda University / Adviser, Waseda Institute for Advanced Study)
  • Moderator: WATANABE Tetsuya (Vice President, RIETI)