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Nov 15, 2017
byAkane Hashimoto


Policies and business activities related to Japan investment opportunities

Why American Cars Don't Do Well in Japan - It's not so much a technological difference as a cultural one

"May look like an old economy, but it is true, distribution channels are very powerful in Japan."


Cash-hoarding companies are still a problem for Japan

"Akira Matsumoto, chairman of food group Calbee, declared at an OECD conference last month that his governance priorities were customers first, followed by employees, then the community, with shareholders trailing in fourth place."


Most Japanese firms not interested in corporate governance stock indexes- Reuters poll

"Companies committed to best practices shouldn' t care about ESG which is more like negative check lists."


Origins of investor stewardship and the Japan code

"Interesting read comparing UK and Japan case."

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