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Corporate Dinner: Central Banking and the Good Society

Foreign Policy Association

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)

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Individual Ended $1,000.00 $0.00
Supporter Table Ended $15,000.00 $0.00
Patron Table Ended $30,000.00 $0.00

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Event Details

Please join the Foreign Policy Association on Wednesday, April 18, 2012 for a dinner recognizing the Honorable Masaaki Shirakawa, Governor of the Bank of Japan.

    • The Honorable Masaaki Shirakawa - Honoree 
      Governor of the Bank of Japan


      Born in Fukuoka, Japan on September 27, 1949.

      Governor, Bank of Japan since April 9, 2008; Chair of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) Asian Consultative Council since October 2010, and Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of the BIS since January 2011; Member of the Group of Thirty since August 2009.

      Graduated from the University of Tokyo with a B.A. in Economics and hired by the Bank of Japan in 1972, he completed his advanced training at the University of Chicago (M.A. in 1977).  At the Bank of Japan, his career encompassed both monetary policy and financial stability, and held key positions, including Executive Director (2002 - 2006), responsible for laying the groundwork of Japanese monetary policy decisions.  He also had extensive international experience, as the General Manager for the Americas and as the Advisor to the Governor for International Capital Markets.

      Leaving the Bank in July 2006, he assumed Professorship at the Kyoto University School of Government until March 2008, when he rejoined the Bank.

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When & Where

301 Park Avenue (Between 49th and 50th St.)
New York, NY 10016

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)

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Founded in 1918, the Foreign Policy Association serves as a catalyst for developing awareness, understanding of, and providing informed opinions on global issues.

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