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Japan's Economic and Security Policy in the Trump Era

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Japan's Economic and Security Policy in the Trump Era

WHEN:
Friday, February 03, 2017
9:15 am to 4:15 pm
Location: 
Weill Hall, Betty Ford Classroom (1110)

Free and open to the public.

Welcome & Introductory Remarks (9:15 am)

  • Kiyoteru Tsutsui, Associate Professor of Sociology and Director of the Center for Japanese Studies and the Donia Human Rights Center, University of Michigan

Panel 1 - “Abenomics” and Macroeconomic Policy (9:30 am – 11:00 am)

  • Chair: Josh Hausman, Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Economics, University of Michigan
  • David Cashin, Senior Economist, U.S. Federal Reserve
  • Takeo Hoshi, Henri H. and Tomoye Takahashi Senior Fellow in Japanese Studies, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies; Professor (by courtesy) of Finance at the Graduate School of Business; Director of the Japan Program, Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center, Stanford University

Panel 2 - Japan’s Foreign Trade (11:30 am – 1:00 pm)

  • ChairAlan Deardorff, John W. Sweetland Professor of International Economics and Professor of Economics and Public Policy, University of Michigan
  • Lee Branstetter, Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Kazuhito Yamashita, Research Director, Canon Institute for Global Studies; Senior Fellow, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry

Panel 3 – Japan’s Pursuit of External Security (2:30 pm – 4:15 pm)

  • ChairJohn Ciorciari, Associate Professor and Director of the International Policy Center, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan
  • Amy Catalinac, Assistant Professor of Politics, New York University
  • Jeffrey Hornung, Fellow for the Security and Foreign Affairs Program, Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA
  • Saadia Pekkanen, Job and Gertrud Tamaki Professor, Jackson School of International Studies, University of Washington

Closing Remarks (4:15 pm)

  • John Ciorciari, Associate Professor and Director of the International Policy Center, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan

Organized by the Center for Japanese Studies and International Policy Center, University of Michigan; Co-sponsored by the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership

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International Policy Center (IPC)