4.Participants(May 2nd(Mon)-3rd(Tue), 2005)

Japanese Participants

Hatakeyama Noboru Chairman and CEO, Japan Economic Foundation (JEF)
Ishii Hiroaki Minister, Embassy of Japan in the United States
Iwata Kazumasa Deputy Governor, Bank of Japan
Kasai Yoshiyuki Chairman, Central Japan Railway Company (JR-Central)
Kojima Akira Chairman, Japan Center for Economic Research (JCER)
Konno Hidehiro Chairman and CEO, Nippon Export and Investment Insurance (NEXI)
Kuroda Makoto President, World Economic Information Service (WEIS) and Adviser, Japan Economic Foundation (JEF)
Nakamae Tadashi President, Nakamae International Economic Research

American Participants

Daniel Blumenthal Resident fellow and director of the Asian Studies Program,American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
Karlyn H. Bowman Resident fellow at American Enterprise Institute (AEI)and Senior editor of The American Enterprise magazine
Charles W. Calomiris Visiting scholar and the co-director of the Project on Financial Dregulation at American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
Nicholas Eberstadt Henry Wendt Chair in Political Economy ,American Enterprise Institute (AEI) and Senior Adviser to the National Bureau of Asian Research (NBR)
Eric M. Engen Former-resident scholar at American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
Kevin A. Hassett Director of Economic Policy Studies and Resident Scholar,American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
Desmond Lachman Resident scholar, American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
James R. Lilley Senior fellow in Asian studies, American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
Lawrence B. Lindsey President and Chief Executive Officer, Lindsey Group
John H. Makin Visiting scholar, American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
Allan H. Meltzer Visiting scholar, American Enterprise Institute (AEI) and Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy at Carnegie Mellon University.
Gary Saxonhouse Visiting scholar, American Enterprise Institute (AEI)