Étiqueté : Takaaki Hoda

Discussion Paper Series 2016 #03 : “Does Ownership Really Matter? : The Role of Foreign Investors in Corporate Governance in Japan”

After the banking crisis of 1997, corporate ownership in Japan shifted from an insider-dominated to an outsider-dominated structure. This paper analyzes the impact of dramatic changes in the ownership structure on corporate governance and firm value, focusing on the role of foreign institutional investors.