Japan’s succession will provide the country with symbols of its past, though some will try to hijack them as markers for the future.
How are Asian countries responding to the steady erosion of U.S. power in the region? And how is China playing its hand?
For both Japan and the U.S. to benefit from a shift in trade dynamics between the two countries, weapons may be the best choice for Tokyo and Washington.
How does Japan compare to the leading economies for unionization levels?
Overcoming nationalistic barriers is more urgent than ever for pro-Western Asian countries.
Similar voting systems yield very different participation rates.
In its shameless pursuit of Japanese suprematism, the Abe government declares Hitler’s racist diatribe as apt literature for schoolchildren.
How will the Trump Administration shift economic and security ties with Japan?
Following the U.S. withdrawal from the TPP, the Asia-Pacific region faces a lot of internal divisions over trade strategies.