An Agenda for Japan and the United States 2007

September 14 – 16, 2007 • Cambridge, Massachusetts

The tenth annual Japan-U.S. Symposium was held at Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Massachusetts from Friday, September 14, through Sunday, September 16, 2007.


• The Competitiveness of Capital Markets in Japan and the U.S.
• Financial Regulatory Enforcement Systems in Japan and the U.S.
• Retrospective Views on 10 Years of the Symposium and of Financial Reform in Japan and the U.S.

Keynote Speakers

• Naoyuki Shinohara, Vice Minister for International Affairs at the Ministry of Finance
• Clay Lowery, Assistant Secretary for International Affairs at the United States Department of the Treasury
• Junichi Ujiie, Chairman at Nomura Holdings, Inc.
• Lawrence Summers, Charles W. Eliot University Professor at Harvard University

Symposium Materials

• Final Presentation
• Final Report
• Concept Papers
• Sponsors