Commentary Topics

Nov 16, 2016

What Abe should tell Trump


Abe must convince Trump that the U.S. global role is not some expensive alimony but an investment that generates a higher rate of return than any building in New York City.

Nov 15, 2016

The vast Eurasian hinterland


Prime Minister Abe is employing his new concept of "Eurasia" to identify in more strategic ways than ever the mutually complementary aspects of Japan and Russia's geopolitical positions.