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May/June 2021 Issue

May/June 2021 Issue

Evolving Capitalism Under the Pandemic

Contents : May/June 2021 Issue (No. 237)
Evolving Capitalism Under the Pandemic
Publisher's Note
Light at the End of the Tunnel – the Scenery After the Pandemic
By Kazumasa Kusaka
Cover Lead
Evolving Capitalism Under the Pandemic
By Naoyuki Haraoka
Cover Story 1
The Authoritarian Challenge to Democracy – a View from an Economist
By Naoyuki Haraoka
Cover Story 2
Interview with Dr. Jonathan Haskel, Professor of Economics, Imperial College Business School, co-author of the book Capitalism Without Capital
What Does “Capitalism Without Capital” Look Like?
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story 3
Toward a System of Balanced Capitalism – Can Japan Avoid the Dangers of “Financialization”?
By Ulrike Schaede
Cover Story 4
Human Rights as Foundation of Stakeholder Capitalism – Policy Measures to Promote Corporate Responsibility to Respect Human Rights
By Miwa Yamada
Cover Story 5
Interview with Prof. Fuhito Kojima, Director of the Market Design Center, University of Tokyo
Economic Theory Supplementing Price Mechanism
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story 6
Interview with Prof. Kazuhiko Takeuchi, President of the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies
Evolving Capitalism Supports Sustainable Economy & Environment
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story 7
Central Banks Face Mounting Challenges Including Aging, Bubbles & Climate Change
By Sayuri Shirai
Special Article 1
Japan’s Green Growth Strategy
By International Affairs Office, Industrial Science and Technology Policy and Environment Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
Special Article 2
A Brief History of Markets, Households & Infectious Diseases in Japan
By Kenichi Tomobe
Special Article 3
Building on the Indigenous in Combatting Emerging Global Challenges
By Hassan Omari Kaya
Special Article 4
A British Perspective on China in the New World Order
By Nigel Inkster CMG
Special Article 5
How to Be an American Celebrity Interviewer in Tokyo
By Allan Murphy
Culture 1
Interview with Amane Tatsumura, President of Koho Tatsumura Corp.
Passing on 1,500-Year-Old Textile Weaving Art – Koho Tatsumura Presents the World of Traditional Japanese Textiles
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Culture 2
Interview with Roland Kelts, contributing editor of MONKEY Magazine
MONKEY Magazine Exchanges Literatures Between the US & Japan
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Culture 3
Indian Films – Strengthening Cultural Ties Between Japan & India
By Rajesh Williams
Economic Indictors for Japan
Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic on the Food Service Industry
By Nobuo Iizuka
Back Cover : May/June 2021 Issue (No. 237)
Evolving Capitalism Under the Pandemic

【Next Issue】 The July/August 2021 issue will highlight “Innovation & Entrepreneurship Stimulated by the Pandemic”. We will introduce a number of specific examples of innovative businesses under the pandemic. Our next issue will be published on our website on July 10, 2021.