This book deliberates on some urgent issues that face the new architecture of the financial systems in Japan and East Asia. The book is broken into three sections:
*The role of financial institutions and markets in economic development in Japan and East Asia
*Issues in corporate governance and new technologies
*The designing of efficient financial systems
With contributions from leading Asian economics experts based around the world, this book will be useful to both scholars and professionals with an interest in financial systems, corporate financing and governance.