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1st KEIO-UNU-JFIR Panel Meeting
Economic Development and Human Security

-How to Improve Governance at the Inter-Governmental,
Governmental and Private Sector Levels in Japan and Asia-


Coordinator / Oraganizer: Prof. Sayuri Shirai
Keio Univeristy
Faculty of Policy Management
5322 Endoh, Fujisawa Kanagawa, 252-8520, Japan
Direct Phone: 81-466-49-3450
Rep. Fax: 81-466-47-5041
E-mail: sshirai@sfc.keio.ac.jp
URL: http://www.paw.hi-ho.ne.jp/~sshirai

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<< 1st. DAY: 2004/02/13 | 2nd. DAY: 2004/02/14 >>

1st. DAY: February 13th (Friday)


09:00-09:30 Opening - Keynote Speeches
- Dr. Tomoyuki Kojima (Dean of Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University)
pdf_logo Key note Speech - Dr. Kojima

- Dr. Hans van Ginkel (Rector, United Nations University)
pdf_logo Key note Speech - Dr. Ginkel

- Mr. Kenichi Ito (President & CEO, Japan Forum on International Relations)
pdf_logo Key note Speech - Mr. Ito

Session 1: Fiscal Policy, Decentralization and Financial/Corporate Governance Issues in Japan and East Asia

09:30-09:40 Introductory Speech

Chairperson: Dr. Shinichi ICHIMURA (Counselor, The International Centre for the Study of East Asian Development and Emeritus Professor ofEconomics, Kyoto University)

09:40-10:10 Presentation(1): Japan's Recent Political Moves Related to Decentralization
pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. SONE (pdf/5pages) | pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. ATODA(pdf/2pages)

- Presenter Prof. Yasunori SONE (Keio University)
- Follow-Up Speaker Prof. Naosumi ATODA (Faculty of Business and Commerce, Keio University)

10:10-10:40 Presentation(2): Critical Views on Japan's Collective Decentralization Law of 1999
pdf_logo Paper "Decentralization in Japan" (pdf/12pages)
pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. YAGI (pdf/3pages) | pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Mr. HIRASHIMA (pdf/3pages)

- Presenter Prof. Kinnosuke YAGI (Keio University)
- Follow-Up Speaker Mr. Akihide HIRASHIMA (Director of the International Affairs Division for Local Authorities, Ministry of Public Management, Home Affairs, Posts, and Telecommunications)

10:40-11:15 (Q&A Session)
11:15-11:30 (Coffee Break)

11:30-12:00 Presentation (3): Impact of Local Fiscal Policy on Income Differentials: Case of Japan and Other Countries
pdf_logo Paper "LOCAL GOVERNANCE AND INCOME DIFFERENTIALS IN JAPAN -IMPLICATIONS FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES" (pdf/75pages) | pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. SHIRAI (pdf/4pages)
pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Dr. BASANTI (pdf/6pages) | pdf_logo Comments - Dr.BASANTI (pdf/11pages)

- Presenter Prof. Sayuri SHIRAI (Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University)
- Follow-Up Speaker Dr. Rifaat BASANTI (Deputy Division Chief, International Monetary Fund)

12:00-12:20 (Q&A Session)
12:30-13:30 (Lunch and Break)

13:30-14:00 Presentation (4): Corporate Governance and Financial System in Japan
pdf_logo Paper "Financial System and Corporate Governance in Japan" (pdf/30pages)
pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. OKABE (pdf/3pages) pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Dr. Wang (pdf/1pages)

- Presenter Prof. Mitsuaki OKABE (Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University)
- Follow-Up Speaker Dr. Wang, Seok-Dong (Economic Affairs Officer, UN ESCAP)

14:00-14:30 Presentation (5): Corporate Governance in South Korea
pdf_logo Paper "Chaebol Reform and Corporate Governance in Korea" (pdf/17pages)
pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. YANAGIMACHI (pdf/6pages) | pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Dr. Kang (pdf/3pages)

- Presenter Prof. Isao YANAGIMACHI (Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University)
- Follow-Up Speaker Dr. Moon-Soo Kang (Senior Fellow, Korean Development Institute, Korea)

14:30-15:10 (Q&A Session)
15:10-15:30 (Coffee Break)

15:30-16:00 Presentation (6): State-Owned Enterprises and Corporate Governance in China
pdf_logo Paper "State-owned Enterprise Reform and Corporate Governance of China (pdf/19pages)
pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. Xiaozu Wang (pdf/3pages)

- Presenter Prof. Xiaozu Wang, Fudan University, China
- Follow-Up Speaker Prof. Yen Kyun WANG, Chung Ang University

16:00-16:30 Presentation (7): Financial Sector Problems and Asset Management Companies in China
pdf_logo Paper "The Main Problems of China' s financial Industry and AMC" (pdf/16pages)
pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. Pei & Prof. SHIRAI (pdf/4pages)
pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Ms. JANTARAPRAPAVECH (pdf/3pages)

- Presenter Prof. Pei Gui FEN (Hebei University, China)
Prof. Sayuri SHIRAI (Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University)
- Follow-Up Speaker Ms. Sureeporn JANTARAPRAPAVECH (Assistant Director, Securities and Exchange Commission, Thailand)

17:00-17:10 (Q&A Session)

17:10-17:20 Concluding Remark

Chairperson: Dr. Shinichi ICHIMURA (Counselor, The International Centre for the Study of East Asian Development and Emeritus Professor ofEconomics, Kyoto University)

18:00-20:00 Reception

2nd. DAY: February 14th (Saturday)

Session 2: Economic Development and Environment

09:00-09:10 Introductory Speech
Chairperson: Dr. Ippei YAMAZAWA (President, International University of Japan and Emeritus Professor of Economics, Hitotsubashi University)

09:10-09:40 Presentation (1): Asia-Pacific Energy Market Outlook: Prospects and Challenges
pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Mr. KATO (pdf/7pages) | pdf_logo World Energy Outlook (pdf/10pages)

- Presenter Mr. Hiroyuki KATO (Energy Analysis, International Energy Agency)
- Follow-Up Speaker Niholay POMOSHCHNIKOV (Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Russia)

09:40-10:10 Presentation (2): Our Common Future
pdf_logo Paper "Common Futures And Policies" (pdf/21pages) | pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Dr. ALAGH (pdf/5pages)
pdf_logo Comments - Prof. EDMONDS (pdf/3pages)

- Presenter Dr. Yoginder K. ALAGH (Member of the Indian Parliament and Vice Chairman of the Sardar Patel Institute of Economic and Social Research)
- Follow-Up Speaker Prof. James EDMONDS (University of Maryland)

10:10-10:50 (Q&A Session)
10:50-11:10 (Coffee Break)

11:15-11:45 Presentation (3): Sustainability in East Asia-Economy, Energy, and Environment
pdf_logo Paper "Sustainability in East Asia -Economy, Energy, and Environment" (pdf/22pages)
pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. UNO (pdf) | pdf_logo Graphs (pdf/27pages) | pdf_logo Tables (pdf/12pages)
pdf_logo Fig "Structure of Energy Balance Model" (pdf/1page)

- Presenter Prof. Kimio UNO (Graduate School of Media and Governance, Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University)
- Follow-Up Speaker Mr. S. SUNDAR (Distinguished Fellow, TERI, India)

11:45-12:15 Presentation (4): New Evolution in Global Trade and Investment- Economic Development and Challenge in East Asia
pdf_logo Paper "Implications of a Technology Strategy to Address Climate Change For the Evolution of Global Trade and Investment" (pdf/31pages) | pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. EDMONDS (pdf/7pages)

- Presenter Prof. James EDMONDS (Chief Scientist, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Joint Global Change Research Institute at the University of Maryland)
- Follow-Up Speaker Prof. Wei ZHIHONG (Tsinghua University)

12:15-13:00 (Q&A Session)
13:00-14:00 (Lunch and Break)

14:00-14:30 Presentation (5): Economic Growth for the EU and Asia. A first Forecast with the Global Econometric Model GINFORS
pdf_logo Paper "Economic Growth of the EU and Asia. A First Forecast with the Global Econometric Model GINFORS" (pdf/32pages) | pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. MEYER (pdf/6pages)

- Presenter Prof. Bernd MEYER (Director, Institute of Economic Structures Research, Osnabrueck University)
- Follow-Up Speaker Prof. Kimio UNO (Graduate School of Media and Governance, Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University)

14:30-15:00 Presentation (6): Economic Development and Energy Issues in China
pdf_logo Paper "Economic Development and Energy Issues in China" (pdf/25pages)
pdf_logo Comments - Mr. YINCHU (pdf/2pages)

- Presenter Dr. Zhihong WEI (Deputy Director, Global Climate Change Institute, Tsinghua University)
- Follow-Up Speaker Mr. Wang YINCHU (Economic Information Center, China)

15:00-15:40 (Q&A Session)
15:40-16:00 (Coffee Break)

16:00-16:30 Presentation (7): Economic Development and Energy Issues-Role of Government and Private Sector
pdf_logo Paper "Can Emission taxes benefit Energy consumers? Modelling effects of Climate Stewardship Act of 2003 and DSM" (pdf/21pages)
pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Mr. Sen (pdf/5pages) | pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Dr. MEYER(pdf/2pages)

- Presenter Mr. Sumit Sen (Applied Technology Group, Tata Infotech Limited, India)
- Follow-Up Speaker Dr. Prof. Bernd MEYER (Osnabrueck University)

16:30-17:00 Presentation (8): Mega-Cities and Human Security in East Asia
pdf_logo Paper "Mega-Cities and Human Security in East and South-East Asia" (pdf/19pages)
pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. KAJI (pdf/7pages) | pdf_logo Presentation Slides - Prof. MARCOTULLIO (pdf/6pages)

- Presenter Prof. Hideki KAJI (Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University)
Ms. Yumiko (USUI)
- Follow-Up Speaker Dr. Peter J. MARCOTULLIO (Research Fellow, United Nations University)

17:00-17:40 (Q&A Session)

17:40-17:50 Concluding Remark

Chairperson: Dr. Ippei YAMAZAWA (President, International University of Japan and Emeritus Professor of Economics, Hitotsubashi University)

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