The Next Phase of Globalisation
Shujitzu Global Forum, april 16th 2016
Good afternoon Ladies and Gentlemen. Thank you for taking time from your busy schedules to be here, and for your support to Shujitsu Gakuen. It is a great honour for me to attend this Shujitsu Glocal Forum. I look forward to a very stimulating discussion. Globalisation has become one of the dominating features of economic and business life over the past 70 years since our world wars were thankfully replaced by peace after 1945. It has passed...
Local Powerhouses in a Global Economy
Keizai Doyukai Annual Seminar, april 14th 2016
IT IS A GREAT HONOUR FOR ME TO BE INVITED TO CoNTRIBUTE TO THIS 29TH ANNUAL SEMINAR FOR KEIZAI DOYUKAI, AN ORGANISATION WITH WHICH I HAVE HAD FRIENDLY AND INTERESTING CONTACTS FOR MANY YEARS. I AM ALSO DELIGHTED AND HONOURED TO TAKE PART IN THIS SEMINAR IN OKAYAMA, AS I HAVE THE PRIVILEGE TO BE A VISITING PROFESSOR AT SHUJITSU GAKUEN IN THIS CITY, AND SO HAVE BEEN VISITING HERE REGULARLY FOR THE PAST TWO YEARS. WE ARE MEETING HERE IN OKAYAMA AT A...
The UK, Japan and the changing international order - Bill Emmott and Masayuki Tadokoro
UK-Japan Global Seminar Series, February 1st 2016
The Chatham House seminar, ‘The Future of Capitalist Democracy: UK–Japan Perspectives’, held in London on 21–22 September 2015, exposed a wide range of concerns common to scholars and practitioners in both countries, not only about the economic condition of our liberal democracies but also about the domestic and international politics that surround and in uence them. Domestic political backlashes against inequality, corporate...