Author: Tony McNicol

Articles by Tony McNicol

  • Business Leaders See Opportunity in Japan’s Aging Population
    Published on July 12, 2012 in Market Trends
    At the 2012 ULI Japan Summer Conference, CEOs from three prominent industries agreed that the business climate in Japan is friendly to foreign-owned businesses and that the aging population presents potential growth in tourism and health care.
  • Japanese Investors Warily Watch Europe
    Published on July 12, 2012 in Capital Markets
    Panelists at the ULI Japan Summer Conference expressed cautious hope that Europe might turn around more quickly than did Japan after its financial crisis in the mid-1990s.
  • Tokyo Poised for Return to the Global Map
    Published on July 11, 2012 in Urban Land Magazine
    With the world economy struggling and Europe facing deteriorating political, financial, and social conditions, participants at the ULI Japan Summer Conference in Tokyo speculated about the potential of the island nation as an international financial center and destination.