Tokyo College “The Japanese Economy” Online Discussion Season 2

March 8, 2021


Type Lecture
Intended for General public / Enrolled students / Alumni / Companies / Elementary school students / University students / Academic and Administrative Staff
Date(s) March 10, 2021 17:00
Location Other campuses/off-campus
Venue Tokyo College YouTube Channel
Entrance Fee No charge
Registration Method No advance registration required
Taka and Takeo Explain the Japanese Economy: “The Japanese Economy” Online Discussion Season 2 will start on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Takatoshi Ito and Takeo Hoshi, the authors of The Japanese Economy, 2nd Edition (MIT Press), discuss current issues in the Japanese economy. The first two episodes focus on environmental policy and feature Toshi Arimura, environmental economist at Waseda University, as the guest. The last two focus on labor market and feature Daiji Kawaguchi, labor economist at the University of Tokyo. Each episode will be available to watch on Tokyo College YouTube Channel from 17:00 (JST) every Wednesday.  ※Language: English only

Episode 1

How to achieve Carbon Neutral by 2050

10 March 2021

Episode 2

Should we introduce carbon pricing?

17 March 2021

Episode 3

Demise of the traditional labor practices?

24 March 2021

Episode 4

Post-pandemic labor market in Japan

31 March 2021

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