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2018 JASNC Speaker Series in Charlotte

"Japanese Economy: Successful Recovery, Challenges, Foreign Policy, and US Relations"

  • When:  Saturday, February 10th, 3:00 ~ 5:00 pm

  • Where:  Center City Campus, University of North Carolina, 320 E 9th Street, Charlotte, NC

  • Admission Fee: Free (Refreshment will be provided)

                          Lecture at Youtube:

Join us for the Japan-America Society of North Carolina Speakers Series Program in Charlotte.  We are honored to have Professor Shujiro Urata, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies at Waseda University. This event is hosted by the Japan-America Society of North Carolina and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Generously supported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan.

Professor Urata received a Ph.D. in Economics from Stanford University.  His specialty is International Economics and Development Economics.   He worked at the Brookings Institution as Research Associate, Economist at the World Bank.  He has been Professor at the Waseda University since 1994. 

City Center Campus, UNC Charlotte: Registration will commence at 3:00 pm with the presentation starting promptly at 3:30 pm. The Presentation will conclude at 5:00 pm. 

Click here for Lecture Summary.


  • All admission is free.

  • Parking: There are metered spaces and daily parking decks within walking distance to Center City Campus. Rates vary and are generally $10 and above.

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