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US-Japan Trade Agreement Negotiations: Why Now?
April 20, 2019
US-Japan Trade Agreement Negotiations: Why Now?
Japan is ready to give Trump a signature economic win. Here's why.
US-Japan Trade Agreement Negotiations: Why Now?
The ‘Quad’ Isn’t About to Take On a Naval Dimension -- But It’s Not Going Anywhere
March 11, 2019
The ‘Quad’ Isn’t About to Take On a Naval Dimension -- But It’s Not Going Anywhere
Recent comments by the commander of U.S. Indo-Pacific Command were over-interpreted.
The ‘Quad’ Isn’t About to Take On a Naval Dimension -- But It’s Not Going Anywhere
The Art of the Balance: Japan, China and the United States
January 30, 2019
The Art of the Balance: Japan, China and the United States
It’s no easy thing to balance a distant ally with a worrisome close neighbor.
The Art of the Balance: Japan, China and the United States
Abe's Art of the Deal: What the Japanese Prime Minister Won in New York
October 02, 2018
Abe's Art of the Deal: What the Japanese Prime Minister Won in New York
Japan is at the heart of virtually every effort to write new rules governing the global trading system in the 21st century.
Abe's Art of the Deal: What the Japanese Prime Minister Won in New York
Abe’s Charm Offensive – Is There a Second Act?
March 23, 2018
Abe’s Charm Offensive – Is There a Second Act?
The Japanese prime minister has put serious effort into diplomacy near and far -- but will it pay off?
Abe’s Charm Offensive – Is There a Second Act?
Japan Sees Hope for US Metal Duty Exemptions
March 22, 2018
Japan Sees Hope for US Metal Duty Exemptions
On the eve of Trump’s higher steel and aluminium tariffs, Japan’s Trade Minister is pushing grounds for exemptions.
Japan Sees Hope for US Metal Duty Exemptions
Kim Jong-un's Crazy Summer: A Litmus Test for Japan
September 02, 2017
Kim Jong-un's Crazy Summer: A Litmus Test for Japan
North Korea's active summer poses a host of challenges to Japan's defense posture.
Kim Jong-un's Crazy Summer: A Litmus Test for Japan
The US-India-Japan Trilateral: Economic Foundation for a Grand Strategy
February 04, 2017
The US-India-Japan Trilateral: Economic Foundation for a Grand Strategy
What happens when the world’s oldest, largest, and most responsible democracies meet?
The US-India-Japan Trilateral: Economic Foundation for a Grand Strategy
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to Make Historic Visit to Pearl Harbor
December 06, 2016
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to Make Historic Visit to Pearl Harbor
In the twilight of Obama's presidency, Abe will be the first sitting Japanese leader to visit Pearl Harbor.
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to Make Historic Visit to Pearl Harbor
How Toyota Drives Kentucky's Economy
May 30, 2015
How Toyota Drives Kentucky's Economy
When Kentuckians think "American made cars" they think of Toyota.
How Toyota Drives Kentucky's Economy
Japan: Ask Not What America Will Do for You…
May 19, 2014
Japan: Ask Not What America Will Do for You…
Beyond reinterpreting the Constitution, Japan needs to do more to provide for its own defense.
Japan: Ask Not What America Will Do for You…
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