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The Japan Program studies the political, economic, and societal challenges facing Japan today. Our goal is to provide policy-relevant findings and recommendations that support Japan's advancement efforts.

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The Political Economy of Japan under the Abe Government project investigates the objectives, accomplishments, and efficacy of Abe’s policies, the impacts of the Abe government on longstanding debates about Japanese politics, and the implications of Abe’s foreign policy for the broader region.
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We publish our research through leading scholarly presses, journals, magazines, and policy reports.

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