How did the financial industry on the other side of the Pacific fare during the economic crisis? The new issue of the Chazen Web Journal reports.
In a new book, Bruce Kogut discusses how network science reveals the small worlds and clubs behind the exercise of corporate governance.
Professor Shang-Jin Wei, the new director of the Chazen Institute, discusses how innovation and the environment are tied to the global economy.
Professor Shang-Jin Wei and Jong-Wha Lee, chief economist of the Asian Development Bank, shared their views on Asian economies at a recent event.
Twenty-two students participated in a Chazen Study Tour to Dubai and Abu Dhabi in January and gained insight into how Western business operates in the United Arab Emirates.
Bruce Kogut, the director of the School's Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Center for Leadership and Ethics, discusses the center's latest perspective about making the financial sector work for Wall Street and Main Street after the financial crisis.
New research shows how intermediaries play a key role in facilitating the movement of goods across the globe.
The giant was willing to lose. New research from Professor Paul Ingram examines the impact of protesters on Walmart's strategy for opening new stores.
Was Exxon's decision to pull out of Venezuela a smart one? Can Facebook challenge Orkut in Brazil? The new issue of Chazen Web Journal takes a look.
Hugh Patrick, director of the Center on Japanese Economy and Business, reflects on Japan in the aftermath of disaster.
Could speeding up the adoption of US-style governance practices boost the bottom lines of Japanese firms?
New financial tools and technologies are poised to change the way microfinance is practiced, says Suresh Sundaresan.
The recent KPMG Peat Marwick/Stanley R. Klion Forum on Ethics focused on the growing role of corruption in international trade.
Cultural norms of deference to authority figures can inhibit Indian employees from challenging the status quo and sharing innovative ideas with managers.
Only radical action can solve Europe's sovereign debt crisis.
Executive in Residence Bruce Usher says the United States must take fast action on clean-energy projects to compete with China in the clean-tech race.
What can Japanese businesses learn from the unprecedented crisis engulfing Toyota? It's a question that was raised over spring break on the Chazen Study Tour to Japan.
After three decades of barely-checked expansion, the world is waiting for China's economy to run out of steam. Shang-Jin Wei argues that China's unique features will likely help it offset some of the slowing forces and maintain speed for the next decade.
Research shows how online remote employment agencies can provide a crucial "stamp of approval" for inexperienced workers.
New research from Professor Shang-Jin Wei points to a new macroeconomic implication of China's gender imbalance.
A lagging consumer appetite, not a tight market for lending, is the main cause of the plunge in exports during the global recession.
Spending cuts must be coupled with tax reform that addresses corruption, Professor Charles Calomiris says.
In response to cyber attacks last week, Google has said it may withdraw its operations from China. Can it afford to do that?
From the Archive: A skewed sex ratio is fueling a highly competitive marriage market, driving up China’s savings rate and with it the global trade imbalance.
Daron Acemoglu of MIT and James A. Robinson of Harvard were recognized for their book, Why Nations Fail, while Columbia’s Paul Tetlock was honored for his research on finance.
The article cites comments made on China’s gender imbalance by Prof. Wei at a recent symposium hosted by the Jerome A. Chazen Institute of International Business.
At CJEB’s Annual Tokyo Conference, Prof. Patrick weighs in on Japan’s economic strategy to end deflation.
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Professor Joseph Stiglitz in the Nikkei commented on Japan's new fiscal policy and actions.
Prof. Wei addresses two factors that will likely help to offset the slowing growth the world expects to see from China in the next decade.
Jiji Press Report on Professor Joseph E. Stiglitz's Tokyo Press Conference
CJEB Director Hugh Patrick featured in AP article, "Japan's central bank chief vows to end deflation"
Professor Gerald L. Curtis Pens Article for Foreign Affairs magazine, "Japan's Cautious Hawks."
Prof. Joseph Stiglitz presented a keynote address in Tokyo on March 21 on the challenges facing advanced industrialized countries.
Distinguished faculty members spoke at a February 13 symposium sponsored by the Jerome A. Chazen Institute for International Business.
Last fall a panel of high-powered finance expertsâ??including bank executives, regulators, politicians, journalists and a Nobel laureate in economicsâ??assembled at Columbiaâ??s Miller Theatre to participate in a panel titled â??Financial Innovation: A Risky Business?â?
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