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September/October 2022 Issue

September/October 2022 Issue

White Paper on International Economy & Trade 2022 – Economic Impacts of Russian Invasion in Ukraine

Contents
White Paper on International Economy & Trade 2022 – Economic Impacts of Russian Invasion in Ukraine
Publisher's Note
The Path to Minimizing Geopolitical Risks
By Masakazu Toyoda
Cover Lead
White Paper on International Economy & Trade 2022 – Economic Impacts of Russian Invasion in Ukraine
By Naoyuki Haraoka
Cover Story 1
White Paper on International Economy & Trade 2022 – Outline
By Policy Planning & Research Office, Trade Policy Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
Cover Story 2
Roundtable with Prof. Asei Ito, Prof. Kazuto Suzuki, Prof. Yasuyuki Todo & Yo Okada
Roundtable on the White Paper on International Economy & Trade 2022: Economic Impacts of Russia’s Aggression Against Ukraine
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Special Article 1
Japan’s Current Account – Its Status & Future
By Norihiro Yamaguchi
Special Article 2
The Economic Consequences of Russian Aggression Against Ukraine
By Vesselin Popovski
Special Article 3
Navigating “New Capitalism”
By Hugh Whittaker
Special Article 4
Korean Peninsula – Geopolitical Risks from Entrenchment of New Cold War
By Chanwoo Lee
Special Article 5
What Are the Important Qualities Needed for Demonstrating Leadership?
By Yoshihiro Hashimoto
Special Article 6
Is Democracy Compatible with a Competitive Economy?
By Carl Henrik Knutsen
Special Interview
Interview with Paul Taggart, Professor of Politics, Department of Politics & Sussex European Institute, University of Sussex
The Latest Developments in Anti-Globalization in Europe & the US
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Ancient History of Asian Countries
The Soroban – a Sino-Japanese Mathematical Connection
By Mohan Gopal
Economic Indictors for Japan
New Indicators Emerge for Understanding Transmission of Price Changes
By Nobuo Iizuka
Back Cover
White Paper on International Economy & Trade 2022 – Economic Impacts of Russian Invasion in Ukraine

【Next Issue】 Developed nations today are all attempting to raise their competitiveness for reasons of economic security, and industrial policy is a common tool among them, in contrast with the situation in the 1980s. We will highlight how Japan should promote its industrial policy in our next issue, Japan SPOTLIGHT November/December 2022, which will be published on our website on Nov. 10, 2022.