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Scholarly Publications

Capital Market Regulation in Japan after the Global Financial Crisis

December 2015

This paper is examines the evolution of Japan’s capital markets and the related regulatory reforms after the Global Financial Crisis.

255- The Influence of Brand Information on Chocolate Preferences of Chinese Consumers

January 2013

Other Publications

Teaching Values and Purpose for Social Change

September 2015

View the original article on the Stanford Social Innovation Review website here.As more students look to pursue meaningful careers in the social sector, it is imperative that educational...

Conference Report: Educational and Entrepreneurial Initiatives to Support Youth in Places of Violence [June 2015]

June 2015

Following in the footsteps of last year’s international conference on violence and policing in Latin American and U.S.

Serious Business: Diminishing the Size of the Informal Sector in Medellin, Colombia

April 2015

The new mayor of Medellin, Sergio Fajardo, arrived to office in 2004 pledging to remake the social contract between society and the state.

News

Opinion: Next Korea New Agenda

October 2016

Gi-Wook Shin and Yong Suk Lee of Stanford University, Joon Nak Choi of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and Rennie Moon of Yonsei University contribute to an opinion section of Maeil...

Comparative education specialist named incoming Koret Fellow

September 2016

Rennie J. Moon has been selected as the 2016-17 Koret Fellow in the Korea Program at Stanford’s Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (APARC).

Japan transforming its innovation culture by changing social norms, Stanford scholar finds

August 2016

Japanese corporations are evolving and adopting a “startup culture” to boost their business creativity and country’s economic prospects, a Stanford expert says.“We can see that over the past 15...

Events

Silicon Valley Does it Repeatedly: From Fairchild to Uber and Beyond

March 8, 2017

Martin Kenney is a Distinguished Professor of Community and Regional Development at the University of California, Davis; a Senior Project Director at the Berkeley Roundtable on the International...

Do Startups Learn When They Fail? Using Crowdfunding Data to Compare When and If Entrepreneurs Learn from Experience and Observation

October 19, 2016

Do startups learn from their own past experiences? What about observing other entrepreneurs' experiences?

Zero to One and One to Ten: The art of starting a startup and scaling

June 1, 2016

Akiko Naka was born on October 12th 1984 in Japan.

Projects

Education, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Development

Korea’s miraculous economic growth during the latter half of the 20th century was fueled by a well-educated and entrepreneurial population.
English

Youth with Hope Program

BACKGROUND Youth with Hope is the first large-scale vocational training program implemented in Mexico.
English

Stanford Silicon Valley-New Japan Project

 [Stanford Silicon Valley - New Japan Project Website]  Motivation There has been by a heightened interest in Silicon Valley as an innovation system.
English

Multimedia

U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman on the Trans-Pacific Partnership

February 2016

Video and transcript from the event "U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman on the Trans-Pacific Partnership" on Feb. 16, 2016.

Marcus Faustini, "Agência de Redes Para Juventude” (Network for Youth Agency)

June 2015

This talk is presented in Portuguese. To view more media from the conference, please visit: http://cddrl.fsi.stanford.edu/multimedia/povgov-conference-2015 ----Speaker Bio:  Marcus Faustini, a 43-year-old Carioca born and raised in Cezarão - the...

PovGov Conference 2015: Educational and Entrepreneurial Initiatives to Support Youth in Places of Violence

June 2015

 CONFERENCE OVERVIEWIn attempts to shed light to this very complex and fundamental issue that is claiming thousand of lives every year and deteriorating the social fabric across cities, the Program on Poverty and Governance(PovGov) at Stanford...

People

Yong Suk Lee Center Fellow
Marcel Fafchamps Senior Fellow Professor, by courtesy, Economics
Elin Matsumae Research Assistant
Kenji E. Kushida Research Scholar, Japan Program
Kanetaka M. Maki Research Associate, Japan Program
Jaclyn Selby Research Scholar, Japan Program
Wesley Koo SCPKU Pre-Doctoral Fellow, January-April 2016
Vanessa Melo Graduate Research Assistant, Poverty and Governance
Dinsha Mistree Affiliate, CDDRL
Shelby Grossman Postdoctoral Fellow, CDDRL
Lei Guo Visiting Scholar
Kathleen Kelly Janus Lecturer, Program on Social Entrepreneurship