Opinion Papers

June 1, 2007|Korean Peninsula
The Legal Environment for Foreign Investment in the DPRK

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

May 1, 2007|Russia
Moscow, April 2007

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

May 1, 2007|China
“The Meaning of a Blue Sky”

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

April 1, 2007|Mongolia
Confronting the Challenges for the Development of the Leather Processing Industry of Mongolia

April 1, 2007|China
China’s Policies for the Attraction of Foreign Investment which have Reached a Turning-Point with the Passing of the “Enterprise Income Tax Law”

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

April 1, 2007|Korean Peninsula
The Differences in the Understanding of Japan and the ROK of International Problems

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

April 1, 2007|Korean Peninsula
Life Must Be Lived to Be Understood

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

March 1, 2007|Russia
Looking to the Next Generation

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

February 20, 2007|Special
The Dawning of Cooperation on Northeast Asian Economic Development?

Ippei Yamazawa (Emeritus Professor, Hitotsubashi University)

February 1, 2007|China
Will the Rush to Have Babies in the Year of the Golden Pig Curb the Aging Population Phenomenon?

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

February 1, 2007|Korean Peninsula
The Large-Scale Land Re-Zoning and the Construction of Gravity-Fed Waterways in the DPRK

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

January 1, 2007|Russia
The Outlook for Russia’s Regional Economies

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

January 1, 2007|China
“Wind”

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

January 1, 2007|Readers' Opinions
The Classroom-Teacher Exchange at Elementary Schools in Four Countries on the Sea of Japan: The Foundation for the Creation of a Cohesive Society in East Asia

Yoji Amemiya (Former Principal of the Elementary School Attached to the University of Toyama, )

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)