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India, Japan, and the US Hold Joint Naval Exercises
July 25, 2014
India, Japan, and the US Hold Joint Naval Exercises
India and Japan inch closer to greater maritime security cooperation.
India, Japan, and the US Hold Joint Naval Exercises
South Korea Considers a Japanese Style Stimulus
July 24, 2014
South Korea Considers a Japanese Style Stimulus
Seoul’s new stimulus package resembles Abenomics, but is it necessary now?
South Korea Considers a Japanese Style Stimulus
Declining Utility: The Strategic & Economic Dialogue
July 24, 2014
Declining Utility: The Strategic & Economic Dialogue
China and the US need to rethink the format of the S&ED before it loses all value.
Declining Utility: The Strategic & Economic Dialogue
Australia’s Foreign Language Deficit
July 24, 2014
Australia’s Foreign Language Deficit
With the country increasingly engaged with Asia, can it generate more interest in Asian language study?
Australia’s Foreign Language Deficit
Possible Thaw in Chilly South Korean-Japanese Relations
July 24, 2014
Possible Thaw in Chilly South Korean-Japanese Relations
Tokyo is moving on several fronts as it seeks to smooth over last month’s Kono Statement review.
Possible Thaw in Chilly South Korean-Japanese Relations
India and Indo-Pacific Economic Cooperation
July 24, 2014
India and Indo-Pacific Economic Cooperation
Indo-Pacific Economic Cooperation is an idea whose time is at hand. India should be proactive.
India and Indo-Pacific Economic Cooperation
The TPP and Japanese Agriculture
July 23, 2014
The TPP and Japanese Agriculture
The farm sector’s influence is on the wane in Japan, although you wouldn’t know it from the TPP talks.
The TPP and Japanese Agriculture
The Japan-Mongolia FTA Is About Cars, Minerals and Abductees
July 23, 2014
The Japan-Mongolia FTA Is About Cars, Minerals and Abductees
Comparative advantages and Mongolian diplomatic ties with the DPRK are key factors.
The Japan-Mongolia FTA Is About Cars, Minerals and Abductees
Japan’s Building 2 Aegis Destroyers
July 23, 2014
Japan’s Building 2 Aegis Destroyers
Tokyo is accelerating its timetable for acquiring two additional Aegis-equipped ballistic missile defense ships.
Japan’s Building 2 Aegis Destroyers
Japanese Supreme Court Rules Against Foreign Residents on Welfare
July 23, 2014
Japanese Supreme Court Rules Against Foreign Residents on Welfare
Last week’s ruling puts Japan’s foreign nationals and its welfare system under the microscope.
Japanese Supreme Court Rules Against Foreign Residents on Welfare
China to Join Military Exercises in Australia
July 23, 2014
China to Join Military Exercises in Australia
Chinese troops are scheduled to train on Australian soil for the first time.
China to Join Military Exercises in Australia
RIMPAC and the Politics of Maritime Engagement
July 22, 2014
RIMPAC and the Politics of Maritime Engagement
Both India and China have had strong strategic motives for taking part in RIMPAC this year.
RIMPAC and the Politics of Maritime Engagement
North Korean MH17 Scenario Extremely Unlikely
July 22, 2014
North Korean MH17 Scenario Extremely Unlikely
Despite the U.S. banning its aircraft from Pyongyang airspace, the chances of a DPRK missile attack are remote.
North Korean MH17 Scenario Extremely Unlikely
Japan’s Better Hafu
July 22, 2014
Japan’s Better Hafu
Can Japan’s laws keep up with its emerging internationalization?
Japan’s Better Hafu
Does China Care About Air Power?
July 22, 2014
Does China Care About Air Power?
The PLA has always been a ground force-centric military. Is that changing?
Does China Care About Air Power?
Why MH17 Is Not Korean Airlines Flight 007
July 21, 2014
Why MH17 Is Not Korean Airlines Flight 007
The downing of MH17 is vastly different from the shooting down of Korean Airlines Flight 007 in 1983.
Why MH17 Is Not Korean Airlines Flight 007
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