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Japan Holds Off US Auto Tariffs. But at What Cost to Farmers?
September 29, 2018
Japan Holds Off US Auto Tariffs. But at What Cost to Farmers?
In an effort to spare Japan’s auto industry from U.S. tariffs, Abe launched bilateral trade negotiations with Trump in New York.
Japan Holds Off US Auto Tariffs. But at What Cost to Farmers?
Japan, EU Display Solidarity in the Face of US Friction
July 19, 2018
Japan, EU Display Solidarity in the Face of US Friction
Their new FTA is “of enormous strategic importance for the rules-based international order,” says the European Council president.
Japan, EU Display Solidarity in the Face of US Friction
Is Abe Cornered by Trump’s Expanding Trade Tariffs?
June 18, 2018
Is Abe Cornered by Trump’s Expanding Trade Tariffs?
U.S. protectionism has sparked tensions with some of its closest Western allies. Japan remains caught in the middle.
Is Abe Cornered by Trump’s Expanding Trade Tariffs?
A Brewing US-Japan Trade War?
June 07, 2018
A Brewing US-Japan Trade War?
Japan is facing the hard truth: even a close alliance doesn't provide protection from Trump's tariffs.
A Brewing US-Japan Trade War?
US-China Trade War Escalates
May 29, 2018
US-China Trade War Escalates
While a truce was called, the fundamental tensions have not been addressed -- so the 'war' is back on.
US-China Trade War Escalates
The Trump-Abe Summit: More Than Meets the Eye
April 16, 2018
The Trump-Abe Summit: More Than Meets the Eye
Looking beyond short-term crises to the long-term implications for the U.S.-Japan alliance.
The Trump-Abe Summit: More Than Meets the Eye
Trump Meets Abe: Beyond the Publicity
November 08, 2017
Trump Meets Abe: Beyond the Publicity
What did the U.S. and Japan actually accomplish during Trump's first trip to Japan?
Trump Meets Abe: Beyond the Publicity
After TPP: The Future of US-Japan Trade Relations
June 01, 2017
After TPP: The Future of US-Japan Trade Relations
The United States and Japan want fundamentally different things from their trade relationship.
After TPP: The Future of US-Japan Trade Relations
Abe Comes to Washington: A Tough Balancing Act
February 10, 2017
Abe Comes to Washington: A Tough Balancing Act
Abe will need to build a relationship with Trump without sparking backlash at home.
Abe Comes to Washington: A Tough Balancing Act
Trump and Abe are Natural Allies
February 09, 2017
Trump and Abe are Natural Allies
Much of Trump's rhetoric is actually music to Abe's ears.
Trump and Abe are Natural Allies
The US, Japan, and Trade: What Trump Can Learn From the 1990s
February 07, 2017
The US, Japan, and Trade: What Trump Can Learn From the 1990s
As the Clinton administration learned, pushing Japan away over trade issues risks causing chaos in Asia.
The US, Japan, and Trade: What Trump Can Learn From the 1990s
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