2008 Opinion Papers

December 1, 2008|China
A New Stage for the Chinese Economy

Hattori Kenji (Professor, Graduate School of Strategic Management, Chuo University)

November 1, 2008|Russia
The Skies of the Russian Far East to be Swallowed Up by Moscow Capital

Saito Daisuke (Researcher, Institute for Russian & NIS Economic Studies, Japan Association for Trade with Russia & NIS)

November 1, 2008|China
The Factor of Socio-Economic Unrest and the Protection of the Rights of the Disadvantaged

Kajita Yukio (Professor, Reitaku University)

October 1, 2008|Russia
The Course of the Development of the Russian Far East and Japan’s Response

Suzuki Masayoshi (President, RJ Communications Co., Ltd.)

October 1, 2008|Korean Peninsula
The DPRK’s Historic Sites

Choe Yong Chol (Director and Master’s Degree Holder, Korean Social Scientists Society, DPRK)

September 1, 2008|Mongolia
Is the Formation of a Japan–Mongolia FTA Possible?

Iwata Nobuto (Professor/Dean, Faculty of Business, Aoyama Gakuin University)

September 1, 2008|China
The Ongoing Strengthening of Economic Relations between China and Central and South America

Tokoro Yasuhiro (Director, NPO Corporation Afro-Asian Institute of Japan)

September 1, 2008|Korean Peninsula
The Launching of a New Administration in the ROK and ROK–Japan Relations

Im Chon Sok (Professor, The College of Commerce and Economics, Konkuk University)

August 1, 2008|Russia
The Role of Interregional Exchange

Tetsuya Urata (Chief, Sakhalin Representative Office, Hokkaido Government)

August 1, 2008|China
The Beijing Olympics and Nationalism

Shinji Shimahara (General Secretary, Japan–China Investment Promotion Organization)

July 1, 2008|China
The So-Called “China School”

Masahisa Koyama (Deputy Director, China Business Development Office, Mitsubishi Corporation)

July 1, 2008|China
A Consideration of Shenyang’s Urban Development

Aya Kusanagi (Research Fellow, Consulate-General of Japan in Shenyang)

June 1, 2008|Mongolia
Implementation of the Montreal Protocol on Ozone-Depleting Substances in Mongolia

M. Oyunchimeg (CEO, Institute for Future & PMU Coordinator, National Ozone Authority, Mongolia)

June 1, 2008|China
The Strengthening Relations between China and Central and South America

Hiroki Fujimori (Lecturer, Department of Commerce, Meiji University)

June 1, 2008|China
The East China Sea Gas Fields: The Dethorning of Japan–China Relations and the Breaking-through of the Japan–China Median Line

Zhao Hongwei (Professor, Hosei University)

June 1, 2008|Korean Peninsula
The Resumption of the Import of US Beef and the Direction for the Ratification of the ROK–US FTA

Kim Dohyung (Professor and Ph.D. in economics, Department of Japanese Studies, College of International Studies, Keimyung University)

May 1, 2008|Russia
Expanding Japan–Russia Economic Relations Progress to the Next Stage

Endo Toshikazu (Regional Coordinator & Advisor for the CIS, Regional Strategy & Coordination Department, Mitsubishi Corporation)

April 1, 2008|Russia
Opportunity is from the First Base

Tetsuya Urata (Chief, Sakhalin Representative Office, Hokkaido Government)

April 1, 2008|China
Aim for the Forming of Common Values

Shinji Shimahara (General Secretary, Japan–China Investment Promotion Organization)

March 1, 2008|Mongolia
Mongolian Youth Make a Contribution to Environmental Protection

M. Oyunchimeg (CEO, Institute for Future & PMU Coordinator, National Ozone Authority, Mongolia)

March 1, 2008|Mongolia
The Need for Responsibility and Participation: Young Environmentalists from Northeast Asia

M. Oyunchimeg (CEO, Institute for Future & PMU Coordinator, National Ozone Authority, Mongolia)

March 1, 2008|China
Beyond Japan and China

Masahisa Koyama (Deputy Director, China Business Development Office, Mitsubishi Corporation)

March 1, 2008|China
The Famous Historic and Cultural City of Shenyang: The Preservation and Redevelopment of Structures in the Former South Manchuria Railway Zone

Aya Kusanagi (Research Fellow, Consulate-General of Japan in Shenyang)

March 1, 2008|Korean Peninsula
The Women of the DPRK who are actively Contributing to the Development of Society

Dr. O Sung Chol (Director, Korean Social Scientists Society (DPRK))

February 1, 2008|China
China’s Crude Oil Stockpiling: The Increase in the Stockpile is also a Cause of the High Price of Crude Oil

Hiroki Fujimori (Lecturer, Department of Commerce, Meiji University)

February 1, 2008|China
Hu Jintao’s Visit to Japan and a New Japan–China Joint Declaration

Zhao Hongwei (Professor, Hosei University)

February 1, 2008|Korean Peninsula
The Course of the New Administration in the ROK

Kim Dohyung (Professor and Ph.D. in economics, Department of Japanese Studies, College of International Studies, Keimyung University)

January 1, 2008|Russia
Will APEC 2012 Be the Litmus Test for the New Far East and Zabaykalye Development Program?

January 1, 2008|Russia
The Expanding Japan–Russia Trade Comes from the Russian Far East

Endo Toshikazu (Regional Coordinator & Advisor for the CIS, Regional Strategy & Coordination Department, Mitsubishi Corporation)