India and the Geopolitics of Trade
August 13, 2014
India and the Geopolitics of Trade
New Delhi is backtracking on an agreement made in Bali just months ago. Why?
India and the Geopolitics of Trade
Don’t Let Taiwan Fall Behind, But at What Cost?
August 13, 2014
Don’t Let Taiwan Fall Behind, But at What Cost?
Signing the Cross-Strait Services Trade Agreement (CSSTA) has massive costs for Taiwan.
Don’t Let Taiwan Fall Behind, But at What Cost?
Abe Wraps Up Latin America Tour
August 04, 2014
Abe Wraps Up Latin America Tour
The usual deals have been signed, while Abe hints at greater access for foreign partners.
Abe Wraps Up Latin America Tour
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
Xi’s Transformational Diplomacy and Strategic Competence
July 17, 2014
Xi’s Transformational Diplomacy and Strategic Competence
Xi is harnessing China’s growing strength for a peaceful ascendance as a rising global power.
Xi’s Transformational Diplomacy and Strategic Competence
Japan’s Persistent Labor Shortage
July 14, 2014
Japan’s Persistent Labor Shortage
An inflexible labor market, immigration and low fertility form the Japanese labor shortage trifecta.
Japan’s Persistent Labor Shortage
New EU Free Trade Talks Good for Abenomics
June 27, 2014
New EU Free Trade Talks Good for Abenomics
The EU’s agreement to a new round of FTA talks could give Abe’s economic reform additional momentum.
New EU Free Trade Talks Good for Abenomics
The Three Pillars of Abe’s Oceania Tour
June 21, 2014
The Three Pillars of Abe’s Oceania Tour
Japan will seek to build on progress in energy, defense and trade with its regional partners next month.
The Three Pillars of Abe’s Oceania Tour
Expectation Feeds Abenomics
June 02, 2014
Expectation Feeds Abenomics
Government hints and investor speculation are fueling anticipation surrounding structural reform.
Expectation Feeds Abenomics
China’s FTA Strategy
June 01, 2014
China’s FTA Strategy
Beijing takes a strategic approach on free trade agreements, particularly in the face of challenges such as the TPP.
China’s FTA Strategy
A Menu for India’s Foreign Economic Engagements
May 30, 2014
A Menu for India’s Foreign Economic Engagements
India has several paths it can take toward regional free trade integration.
A Menu for India’s Foreign Economic Engagements
Amid South China Sea Tensions, Vietnam Seeks Closer Ties with US
May 29, 2014
Amid South China Sea Tensions, Vietnam Seeks Closer Ties with US
Against the backdrop of China's maritime claims, Hanoi and Washington are drawing closer together.
Amid South China Sea Tensions, Vietnam Seeks Closer Ties with US
Abe’s Potential Latin America Charm Offensive
May 22, 2014
Abe’s Potential Latin America Charm Offensive
The prospect of an upcoming tour this summer will see Japan attempt to increase its security profile.
Abe’s Potential Latin America Charm Offensive
Statements Fan “Abenomics” Expectations
May 21, 2014
Statements Fan “Abenomics” Expectations
With a little time before Japan announces its latest economic reforms, Abe is stoking expectation.
Statements Fan “Abenomics” Expectations
The Future of U.S.-Taiwan Relations
May 14, 2014
The Future of U.S.-Taiwan Relations
On the 35th anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act, how should U.S.-Taiwan relations move forward?
The Future of U.S.-Taiwan Relations
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