Capital Market Competitiveness: Burnishing Tokyo’s Image in the Face of Global, Asian Challengers

The Japan Society and PIFS co-hosted a Socratic panel discussion in Tokyo on February 12, 2009. Through an analysis of foreign market practices, 12 high-level panelists from Japan, the U.S., Asia, and the UK, drawn from government, industry, and academia, discussed Tokyo’s relative global competitiveness and examined strategies for making Tokyo’s capital markets more accessible to foreign companies.