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Seminar: The Japanese Economy - Today and Tomorrow
Venue: Theatre 6, Meng Wah Complex, HKU
Date: 15 March 2007 
Time: 16:30 - 17:30

The Faculty of Business and Economics and the School of Modern Languages and Cultures are glad to announce the seminar on:
presented by Professor Hiroshi Yoshikawa, an eminent scholar on Japanese economy and policy-making. 

Language: English

Professor Yoshikawa is a Research Counsellor and Faculty Fellow of the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).  RIETI is one of the leading think tanks that have come to the forefront of Japan's economic policy making.
He is also a Professor of The University of Tokyo and a member of the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy, Cabinet Office, Japan.  He has written widely on various Economic issues and has recently published 'Reconstructing Macroeconomics: A Perspective from Statistical Physics and Combinational Stochastic Processes'.  He holds a BSc of Economics from the University of Tokyo, and a PhD in Economics from Yale University.
At the seminar, Professor Yoshikawa will share his insights on the current Japanese economy and predict the future.
Looking forward to seeing you at the talk. 
For further information and registration, please go to the following website:

Should you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact Ms. Angela Fung by email at or by phone at 2859 1197.

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