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Abe’s Trump Challenge and Japan's Foreign Policy Choices
March 07, 2017
Abe’s Trump Challenge and Japan's Foreign Policy Choices
Will Japan use Trump's presidency as impetus to commit to a new Asian security architecture in the region?
Abe’s Trump Challenge and Japan's Foreign Policy Choices
Celebrating Japan’s Constitution, 70 Years Later
November 03, 2016
Celebrating Japan’s Constitution, 70 Years Later
A look back at the past -- and ahead to the future -- of Japan's post-war constitution.
Celebrating Japan’s Constitution, 70 Years Later
The Trouble With Japan's Defense Exports
October 02, 2015
The Trouble With Japan's Defense Exports
Opening Japan's defense industry to the international market is a significant step, but it won't happen overnight.
The Trouble With Japan's Defense Exports
Japan's Defense Reforms and Shinzo Abe's Image Problem
June 16, 2015
Japan's Defense Reforms and Shinzo Abe's Image Problem
Japan's prime minister has an image problem -- and it stems from his signature national security legislation.
Japan's Defense Reforms and Shinzo Abe's Image Problem
Japan: Seeking Renewal in the Face of Decline
April 08, 2015
Japan: Seeking Renewal in the Face of Decline
Shinzo Abe’s constitutional reinterpretation has the potential to pay big dividends for the nation.
Japan: Seeking Renewal in the Face of Decline
Abe's Post-Election Agenda for Japan
December 18, 2014
Abe's Post-Election Agenda for Japan
Dr. Sheila Smith on Japan's snap elections and the challenges facing Abe moving forward.
Abe's Post-Election Agenda for Japan
Wary China Eyes 4 More Years of Abe in Japan
December 18, 2014
Wary China Eyes 4 More Years of Abe in Japan
With Abe now set to control Japan for the near future, China renews its warnings about his rightist tendencies.
Wary China Eyes 4 More Years of Abe in Japan
US-Japan Defense Guidelines Likely to Be Delayed
November 26, 2014
US-Japan Defense Guidelines Likely to Be Delayed
For now, Japan’s domestic political turmoil and economic woes are trumping its regional security challenges.
US-Japan Defense Guidelines Likely to Be Delayed
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