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December 04, 2017

Stop Gambling with the Bluefin’s Survival

Senior Fellow Masayuki Komatsu rebukes the Japanese government for caving in to the demands of the domestic fishing industry and ...

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June 18, 2017

Tsukiji Compromise Ignores Need for Wholesale Reform

On June 20, after months of wrangling over relocation of the Tsukiji fish market, Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike announced her ...

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February 25, 2016

CSR: The Evolution of a Business Tool to Address Social Issues

When CSR was “discovered” in Britain more than three decades ago, few people foresaw that it would evolve into the ...

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January 11, 2011

Problems with Mandatory Adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards

The Tokyo Foundation has issued a research paper identifying the basic features and problem areas of the International Financial Reporting ...

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November 30, 2010

10. The Liquidity of Bank Money and a Return to the Keynesian Beauty Contest

Ironically, the current global economic crisis has resulted in the total disappearance of pure investment banks from the United States. ...

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May 20, 2010

The Long Road to Fiscal Stabilization

While the ballooning fiscal deficit is not an immediate threat to the Japanese economy, the continued issuance of bonds to ...

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