Directors participate in opening of corporate governance center in Korea
Center Director B. Espen Eckbo and Associate Director Karin Thorburn participated in the opening of the Asian Institute of Corporate Governance (AICG) at Korea University on December 14, 2001. The opening event was entitled, "The First Asian Corporate Governance Conference."
Directed by Professor Hasung Jang of Korea University, the AICG is the primary research institute on corporate governance issues in Asia. The institute encourages top-rated academic research, develops government policy implications, and provides training programs for top-level business managers. Professor Eckbo is looking forward to returning to Korea in May 2002 for the AICG's Second Asian Corporate Governance Conference.