In conjunction with the project "Understanding Institutional Change in Asia: A Comparative Perspective with Europe" (INCAS), a workshop was held at Waseda University in Tokyo, Japan.
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Professor Gregory Jackson presented his ongoing research on CSR in comparative perspective. Dr. Anja Kirsch presented first results from her research on women board members in Japan, which is part of her Habilitation project. Julia Bartosch is currently a visitor at Waseda University, and conducting field research and interviews with corporate executives, investors and other stakeholder groups regarding corporate governance and its relation to climate change policies of Japanese corporations.
The project INCAS aims at creating a top-level research and advanced training network on institutional change in Asia, in comparative perspective with Europe. The coordinator, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (France), promotes this network together with Oxford University, Freie Universität Berlin, in collaboration with Waseda University (Japan).
The conference was supported by EU Horizon 2020 (H2020-MSCA-RISE-2014) and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.