GCGC Tokyo, 2-3 June 2017
The third annual GCGC Conference will be hosted by the University of Tokyo on 2 – 3 June 2017. The aim of the conference series is to attract current research papers of the highest scholarly quality in the field of corporate governance. The conferences are primarily ‘academic to academic’ events with some participants from industry and the public sector including the practitioner partners of GCGC and other invited panelists. The current practitioner partners are the European Investment Bank (EIB), Zurich Insurance Group, and Japan Exchange Group (JPX).
The programme for the conference will include presentations on topics such as: Management Incentives, Values and Culture, Corporate Sustainability, Short-Horizon Investors, Business Groups, Agency Structure, Stewardship, Takeover Defences, Bankruptcy, Capitalism, Inversions, Employee Orientation, and Private Equity. Full details of the programme are available on the GCGC website: www.gcgc.global
Attendance at this event is by invitation only. Researchers were invited to submit recent papers or extended abstracts before 15 November 2016, and selected papers will be presented at the conference. In addition, there will be a panel discussion involving participants from industry and the public sector. Please note that we are no longer accepting submissions for this event.