The 2013 Symposium on Corporate Governance in Japan was organized by the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, the Japan Society of Northern California, and the Pacific Pension Institute. The goal was to provide a forum where academics and practitioners could meet to exchange information and ideas relating to corporate governance. The Japan Society of Northern California and Pacific Pension Institute have been covering corporate governance issues together since 2001, and have held several conferences on the issue. The Symposium was the first joint program with the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in this area. In this article, the author discusses the background and structure of the symposium and provides an introduction to the papers that are presented in this issue of the journal.
The 2013 Symposium on Corporate Governance in Japan,
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