“The 1st AGI-PERI Joint Seminar 2024” was held on May 17, 2024

We held our first joint seminar on Friday, May 17 with the Policy Evaluation Research Institute (PERI), whom we signed an academic exchange agreement with in October 2023.
The seminar was held in person at AGI, and we presented about and discussed the current situations in Korea and Japan with a theme of “The Countermeasures for the Declining Fertility Rate and Aging Population”.

The First AGI-PERI Joint Seminar 2024

○Date: Friday, May 17, 2024
○Venue: Asian Growth Research Institute
○Theme: The Countermeasures for the Declining Fertility Rate and Aging Population
○Joint Organizer: Policy Evaluation Research Institute (Korea)


Host: Yi-Chun Ko, Assistant Professor of AGI

14:05-14:10 Opening Remarks by Prof. Erbiao Dai, President of AGI

14:10-14:50 Presentation 1

“Pension Reform in the Era of Low Fertility and Rapid Aging: the case of South Korea”
Prof. Young-Jun Chun, Nonresident Research Fellow of PERI, and Professor of Economics at Hanyang University

14:50-15:30 Presentation 2
“Japan’s Pension Reform in the Era of Rapid Aging”
Prof. Tatsuo Hatta, Chairman of Executive Board, AGI

15:30-15:45 Tea Break 

15:45-16:25 Free Discussion

16:25-16:30 Closing Remarks by Prof. Chong-Bum An, President of PERI

(Presentations and Discussions in English)


Category:Research Activities Seminars