The rise of protectionist tendencies in the United States is resulting in a shift away from multilateralism and an increasing use of economic leverage in bilateral negotiations, while China is increasing use of domestic market demand and foreign aid for its foreign policy objectives. The economic statecraft program focuses on various ways in which countries use their economic means to pursue geopolitical goals.

Past events

  • Northeast Asia Regional Young Leaders Security Symposium

    Apr 11, 2019 10:00-17:00

  • Indo-Pacific region and the Middle East

    Nov 27, 2018 13:00-14:30

  • Marcus Noland: Economic statecraft for the 21st century

    Oct 17, 2018 15:00-16:30

  • The Korean Peninsula and Japan-US-ROK Cooperation

    Sep 25, 2018 15:30-17:00

  • Book Launch: EU-Japan Partnership in the Shadow of China

    Sep 12, 2018 15:00-16:30

  • Understanding Washington in the Trump administration

    June 14, 2018 14:30-16:00

  • Democracies and Alliances in the Indo-Pacific

    June 04, 2018 9:00-17:00

  • Japan in the Era of Connectivity

    Mar 07, 2018 16:00-17:30

  • Director Kokubun’s Interview was Published i…

    Friday, Aug 27, 2021
  • Director/Professor Kokubun speaks at the press con…

    Tuesday, Aug 10, 2021
  • Executive Director Akira Igata gives a keynote spe…

    Thursday, June 17, 2021
  • Executive Director Akira Igata speaks at the semin…

    Friday, Mar 12, 2021
  • Visiting Professor Igata Speaks at a Virtual Semin…

    Monday, Nov 23, 2020
  • Akira Igata joins IPAC as an Economic Security Adv…

    Wednesday, Oct 07, 2020
  • 『笹川平和財団』に井形客員教授が寄稿(対中政策関連)

    Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021
  • Japanese firms must adapt to new national security…

    Monday, Oct 15, 2018
  • Japan’s New National Security Economy (Natio…

    Monday, Oct 15, 2018
  • Akira IGATA comments on Al Jazeera

    Thursday, Mar 25, 2021
  • Akira IGATA comments on Reuters

    Wednesday, Mar 24, 2021
  • Akira IGATA comments on Asahi Shimbun

    Tuesday, Feb 23, 2021
  • Akira Igata quoted in NIKKEI Asia on Japan’s…

    Tuesday, Feb 23, 2021
  • Japan’s deeper ties with Five Eyes hinge on …

    Sunday, Aug 16, 2020
  • Kim Jong Un meets Xi Jinping: experts react (NK Ne…

    Monday, Oct 15, 2018
  • Northeast Asia Regional Young Leaders Security Symposium

    Thursday Apr 2019 10:00-17:00
  • Indo-Pacific region and the Middle East

    Tuesday Nov 2018 13:00-14:30
  • Marcus Noland: Economic statecraft for the 21st century

    Wednesday Oct 2018 15:00-16:30
  • The Korean Peninsula and Japan-US-ROK Cooperation

    Tuesday Sep 2018 15:30-17:00
  • Book Launch: EU-Japan Partnership in the Shadow of China

    Wednesday Sep 2018 15:00-16:30
  • Understanding Washington in the Trump administration

    Thursday June 2018 14:30-16:00

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