US–Japan Global Cooperation In An Age Of Disruption

by Akihiko Tanaka, Kiyoteru Tsutsui, Shihoko Goto, Rumi Aoyama, Kazuto Suzuki, Tyler Goodspeed, Daniel Okimoto
Tuesday, May 17, 2022



For over six decades, the US-Japan Alliance has played a key role in maintaining stability in East Asia. Now, with the rise of China, the North Korean nuclear threat, instability in Europe, and competition in the high-tech sector, the alliance will play an increasingly important role. Washington and Tokyo can collaborate on next-generation technology, encourage democratic systems, and play an even larger, if more challenging, security role. 

US–Japan Global Cooperation... by Hoover Institution

About the Authors

Professor Akihiko Tanaka is adjunct professor of the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies.

Professor Kiyoteru Tsutsui is Henri H. and Tomoye Takahashi Professor, senior fellow in Japanese Studies, director of the Japan Program at the Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center, and senior fellow of the Freeman Spogli Institute at Stanford University.

Ms. Shihoko Goto is acting director of the Asia Program and deputy director for geoeconomics at the Wilson Center. 

Professor Rumi Aoyama is the director of the Waseda Institute of Contemporary Chinese Studies and professor, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies at Waseda University.

Professor Kazuto Suzuki is professor of science and technology policy at the Graduate School of Public Policy at the University of Tokyo and senior fellow of the Asia Pacific Initiative.

Dr. Tyler Goodspeed is Kleinheinz Fellow at the Hoover Institution and former acting chair and vice chair of the Council of Economic Advisers.

Professor Daniel Okimoto is cochair of the Silicon Valley Japan Platform, and professor of political science and senior fellow, emeritus, at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies.

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