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From Crisis to Opportunity: Japan's Post 3-11 Disaster Experience and Energy Reform

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Clouds are reflected in the windows of buildings in Sendai, several months after the devastating March 2011 earthquake and tsunami.
Photo credit: Flickr/Shin Aihara

After Japan was hit with the triple disaster of the magnitude 9.0 earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster on March 11, 2011, a variety of urgent policy and economic issues came to the fore. Through papers, speaker series, and conferences, we address the new challenges and opportunities created by the disaster.


Daniel C. Sneider - Stanford University
Keita Nishiyama - Innovation Network of Japan
Steven Vogel - University of California, Berkeley
Daniel Aldrich - Purdue University
Phillip Lipscy