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An Agenda for Japan and the United States

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October 24-26, 2008 • Hakone, Japan

The eleventh annual Japan-U.S. Symposium was held in Hakone, Japan from Friday, October 24, through Sunday, October 26, 2008. 

•  The U.S. Credit Crisis and Japan's Banking Crisis: What's the Same, What's Different, and How Can Japan's Experience
    Help in Resolving the U.S. Crisis?
•  Perspectives and Lessons Learned from Global Financial Centers: Re-evaluating Capital Markets Policy, Legislation,
    and Regulation
•  Sovereign Wealth Funds: Should We Have Them and How Should We Live With Them?

Keynote Speakers
•  Robert Dohner, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia, U.S. Department of the Treasury
•  Sir Deryck Maughan, Managing Director and Chairman of Asia, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., Asia
•  Takehiko Nakao, Senior Deputy Director, General of International Bureau, Ministry of Finance (on behalf of Naoyuki
    Shinohara Vice Finance Minister for International Affairs, Ministry of Finance)
•  Atsushi Saito, Chief Executive Officer, Tokyo Stock Exchange Group, Inc.
•  Takafumi Sato, Commissioner, Financial Services Agency, Japan

Symposium Materials
Final Plenary Presentation
Final Report
Concept Papers and Presentations

Last modified: September 28, 2015

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