October 03, 2017
The Story of How Japanese Politics Got Shaken Up in 2017
By Ankit Panda
The stakes in Japan's October 2017 are high, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe seeking a new mandate to handle North Korea.
October 19, 2015
Japan Needs an Opposition Alliance
By Ichiro Ozawa
Unchecked unconstitutional legislation is a repeat of Japan’s prewar history.
December 13, 2014
Japan: Electoral Landslide With an Ambiguous Mandate
By Sheila A. Smith
Shinzo Abe is likely to win comfortably this weekend. But what will it mean?
November 19, 2014
After APEC, Whither the Trans-Pacific Partnership?
By Elliot Waldman
With the U.S. and Japan nearing a deal and Republicans in control of Congress, could 2015 be the TPP’s year?