2006 Opinion Papers

December 1, 2006|Mongolia
Issues Concerning the Development Of Mongolia’s Cashmere Processing Industry

Baldan Chimedtseren (Senior Officer, Trade and Economic Cooperation Department Ministry of Industry and Trade, Mongolia)

December 1, 2006|China
Business Opportunities and the Chinese Economy as it Faces its Fourth Turning Point

Suganou Hiromu (Manager, Planning & Development Team, China Business Development Office, Mitsubishi Corporation)

November 1, 2006|Russia
Room in One’s Heart

Mylzenova Yulia (Interpreter / Lecturer, Irkutsk State Linguistic University)

November 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
Was the Sunshine Policy a Mistake?

Miyamoto Satoru (Fellow, The Japan Institute of International Affairs)

November 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
Godzilla of the “Southern Island” and Godzilla of the “Northern Island”

Matsumoto Takenori (Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Agriculture and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo)

November 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
Electricity Measures Suited to the Current Situation in the DPRK and the Prospects for These

Dr. Seok Cheol-Won (Director, Association of Korean Social Scientists KASS)

October 1, 2006|China
China Has Embarked Upon a Major Step Forward in its Political Reforms

Aoki Reiko (Executive Adviser, Kyushu Shanghai Office, Japan)

September 1, 2006|Russia
Perspectives on the Economy of Far Eastern Russia

Kumo Kazuhiro (Associate Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University)

September 1, 2006|China
The Effort to Understand, the Effort to be Understood

Yokoyama Tatsuya (Senior Staff, Business Planning Department, Japan-China Economic Association)

September 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
The ROK-US FTA: The ROK’s Negotiating Ability is Being Challenged in the Field of Pharmaceuticals

Kim Yang-Hee (Researcher, Korea Institute for International Economic Policy)

August 1, 2006|China
The First Foreign Media Branches in Shenyang Since the Establishment of New China Have Opened Furthering the “opening to the outside world”, including information exchange between Northeast China and Japan

Sugisaki Rika (Research Fellow, Consulate-General of Japan in Shenyang)

August 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
The Cornerstone of the Development of South-North Relations: The South-North Relations Development Law

Lee Jeong Ok (Director, Public Participation Division, Ministry of Unification)

July 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
Hints for the Economies of the ROK and Japan Provided by the Ascent of the Chinese Economy

Chang Jae Lee (Director, Center for Northeast Asian Cooperation, Korea Institute for International Economic Policy)

June 1, 2006|China
The Formation of the Shenyang Economic Region and its Future Development

Zhao Yuhong (Economic Research Institute, Liaoning Academy of Social Sciences)

June 1, 2006|China
The Potential for the Japan Sea Has Become Visible in New Developments in East Asia

Yutaka Tanaka (Asia Net)

June 1, 2006|China
Local Industry Has Begun to Go on the Offensive

Yutaka Tanaka (Asia Net)

June 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
“The DPRK Has Established Special Economic Zones in Response to the Changing International Environment” [3]

June 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
The May 31 Local Government Elections in the ROK and South-North Relations

Song Su Il (Assistant, Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Korea University)

June 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
Awareness of and Response to China Risk

Jai Min Lee (Director General, Overseas Economic Research Institute, The Export-Import Bank of Korea)

May 1, 2006|Russia & Mongolia
Prospects for Trade and Economic Cooperation between Russia and Mongolia

V. Enkhbold (Director General, Trade and Economic Cooperation Policy and Coordination Department, Ministry of Industry and Trade of Mongolia)

May 1, 2006|China
Thoughts About the “Forest of Casinos”

Zhang Guangrui (Director, Tourism Research Centre, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences)

April 1, 2006|Russia & Mongolia
The International Nuclear Fuel Center Concept Advocated by Putin’s Russia

Taisuke Abiru (Research Fellow, The Tokyo Foundation)

April 1, 2006|China
Will the pressing ahead with the policy for the revitalization of Northeast China act as an accelerator?

Sugisaki Rika (Research Fellow, Consulate-General of Japan in Shenyang)

April 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
“The DPRK Has Established Special Economic Zones in Response to the Changing International Environment” [2]

Ri Sin Hyo (Researcher, Korean Association of Social Scientists (KASS))

April 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
The Kaesong Industrial Complex as a Joint Prosperity Zone

Lee Jeong Ok (Director, Public Participation Division, Ministry of Unification)

March 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
The Vision for a Northeast Asian Economic Cooperation Body

Chang Jae Lee (Director, Center for Northeast Asian Cooperation, Korea Institute for International Economic Policy)

February 1, 2006|China
Little Headway is Being Made in the Disposal of Nonperforming Loans in the Three Provinces of Northeastern China

Zhao Yuhong (Economic Research Institute, Liaoning Academy of Social Sciences)

February 1, 2006|Korean Peninsula
The Appreciation of the Won Exchange Rate and the Economy of the ROK

Jai Min Lee (Director General, Overseas Economic Research Institute, The Export-Import Bank of Korea)

January 1, 2006|Russia & Mongolia
Trade and Economic Cooperation Between Mongolia and Russia

V. Enkhbold (Director General, Trade and Economic Cooperation Policy and Coordination Department, Ministry of Industry and Trade of Mongolia)

January 1, 2006|China
Proposal to Present Lien Fang Yu and Zhang Yimou with a “Travel Award”

Zhang Guangrui (Director, Tourism Research Centre, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences)