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Career Success
JUN 29, 2016

Action 8. Position Free Trade (FTAs/TPP) as part of a Growth Strategy and Assert Leadership through the Creation of Rules

…Strategy and Assert Leadership through the Creation of Rules The EU’s free-trade ratio (trade with FTA partners as a proportion of total trade) is 77.6% (includes trade within the EU)….

Global Japan
DEC 13, 2017

Free Trade: How to Push Against the Rise of Protectionism?

Despite the US withdrawal from the TPP, trade agreements remain high on the political agenda. Prime Minister Abe is still seeking to promote trade with Japan, and an open trading…

Global Japan
DEC 5, 2018

Preventing a Global Trade War: Is It Too Late?

Under President Donald Trump’s “America First” policy, the US has sought major trade renegotiatiations, including deals with the EU, negotiations with China, and NAFTA. Many traditional alliances are becoming fractured….

Global Japan
JUN 12, 2018

A War No Country Can Win

concerns raised by the EU trade ministers about the adverse impact trade tariffs would have on global economies. Less than 24 hours after Ross’ blunt comments in Paris, the United…

Career Success
OCT 28, 2013

We Are All Asians Now

…LG), the devices are assembled by a Taiwanese company (Foxconn) in China. You can’t get much more integrated than that! Free trade agreements (FTA) can help sustain the momentum for…

Global Japan
OCT 17, 2018

G1 Global Conference 2018 Photo Essay

…Tanaka (Director-General, Trade Policy Bureau, Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry) Maoliang Bu (Profesor, Nanjing University) Mark R. Kennedy (President, University of North Dakota) Marjut Hannonen (Head of the…

Global Japan
NOV 6, 2013

Moving The World with Pallets

…strong demand is influenced by favorable economic conditions and rising manufacturers’ shipments where World Trade Organization (WTO) economists have estimated that the volume of world merchandise trade will grow by…

Career Success
JAN 26, 2017

WANTED: Leadership in the New World Disorder

…Agreement on climate change; has withdrawn from the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement; and will renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). It will also reconsider all the country’s…

Career Success
APR 6, 2010

Japanese corporations should forget the monozukuri myth and work on refining management capacity

…is general traders. In their “winter age” of the 1990s, they adopted the early retirement system for middle-aged employees and enforced strict cost cuts, allocated money to human resource training,…

Global Japan
JUL 18, 2017

Glen S. Fukushima: “US-Japan Cooperation”

Renowned trade expert and US-Japan specialist Glen S. Fukushima shares his insights on the bilateral relationship. Mr. Fukushima is known as “one of the most effective trade negotiators between the…