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November/December 2011 Issue

November/December 2011 Issue

Regional Integrated Community: Catalyst for Global Governance

Publisher's Note
11.9 Should Not be Defeated by 9.11
By Noboru Hatakeyama
Cover Story : Regional Integrated Community: Catalyst for Global Governance
1 World Market Governance: What the EU Experience Can Teach Us
By Ulf DAHLSTEN (Researcher at Potsdam University)
Cover Story : Regional Integrated Community: Catalyst for Global Governance
2 Applying Lessons Learned from Canada's Experience with NAFTA
By Jonathan T. FRIED (Ambassador of Canada to Japan)
Cover Story : Regional Integrated Community: Catalyst for Global Governance
3 Japan & Asian Region after Fukushima
By T. J. PEMPEL (The Jack M. Forcey Chair in Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley)
Cover Story : Regional Integrated Community: Catalyst for Global Governance
4 Mercosur: Purpose & Perspectives
By Marcos Bezerra Abbott GALVÃO (Ambassador of Brazil to Japan)
Cover Story : Regional Integrated Community: Catalyst for Global Governance
5 Ethiopia & Prospects for Regional Economic Integration in Africa
By Markos Tekle RIKE (Ambassador of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to Japan)
Cover Story : Regional Integrated Community: Catalyst for Global Governance
6 The Asia-Pacific Region – a Place for New Knowledge Management for the Global Economy
By Japan SPOTLIGHT Editorial Section
Cover Story : Regional Integrated Community: Catalyst for Global Governance
7 Japan-China-South Korea FTA & TPP as Seen by China
By Jianmin JIN (Senior fellow at Fujitsu Research Institute)
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8 Regional Integration in East Asia: Progress & Forecast
By HanSung KIM (Professor at the Department of Economics, Ajou University)
Cover Story : Regional Integrated Community: Catalyst for Global Governance
9 India-Japan Economic Partnership: Beginnings of a New Era
By Biswajit DHAR (Director General, Research and Information System for Developing Countries, New Delhi)
Cover Story : Regional Integrated Community: Catalyst for Global Governance
10 Can Services RTAs Facilitate Global Services Trade?
By Ken ASH (OECD Director, Trade and Agriculture)
SPECIAL ARTICLES
1 How Can Nation Branding Strategy Help Deal with Harmful Rumors?
By Keith DINNIE (Senior lecturer in international marketing at Breda University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands)
INTERVIEWS
1 Masahiro Kawai, Dean of Asian Development Bank Institute Outlook of Global Governance & Currency Management
Interviewer: Japan SPOTLIGHT Editorial Section
INTERVIEWS
3 Katsunori Tanaka, Mitsubishi Real Estate Company Incubating International Entrepreneurs in Marunouchi, Central Tokyo
Interviewer: Naoyuki HARAOKA (Editor-in-chief, Japan SPOTLIGHT)
STUDY IN JAPAN (Part 1 of two installments)
New Education & Fukuzawa's Legacy at Keio SFC (Part1)
By Mukesh WILLIAMS (Poet, scholar and teacher)
Recent JEF Activity
Asia-Japan JEF Forum in Taipei on Oct. 12 Stressed Catalyst Role of Taiwan in Trade Liberalization Efforts in Asia
FROM A READER
Beyond the Table: Resemblance of Dishes in Japanese & Peruvian Cuisines
By Ricardo A. DIAZ (Researcher at the University of Kitakyushu)
ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR JAPAN
Charts November/December 2011
INTERVIEWS
2 Junichiro Kawaguchi, "Hayabusa" project manager, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) "Hayabusa" – Journey to Renewal of Japanese Innovation
Interviewer: Japan SPOTLIGHT Editorial Section
SPECIAL ARTICLES
2 Ideal Industrial Structure of Japan's Energy Industry
By Hiroshi OHASHI (Associate professor of economics, University of Tokyo)