2005 Japan – US Symposium

September 30 – October 2, 2005 • Gotemba, Japan


  • Capitalism in Japan and the United States: The Purpose of Corporations and the Contestability of Corporate Control
  • Management and Regulation of Large Complex Financial Institutions
  • Reform of the Postal Savings and Insurance System in Japan and Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in the U.S.

Keynote Speakers

  • Hiroshi Watanabe, Vice Minister of Finance for International Affairs, Ministry of Finance
  • Taizo Nishimuro, Chairman of the Board, Tokyo Stock Exchange Inc
  • Masamoto Yashiro, Chairman, Shinsei Bank, Limited
  • Wilbur L. Ross, CEO and Chairman, WL Ross & Co LLC