Innovation: A New Focus for US-Japan Economic Cooperation


Sean Connell

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 166


Washington, D.C.: East-West Center

Publication Date: June 4, 2012
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Sean Connell, Council on Foreign Relations-Hitachi Fellow at the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry, Tokyo, explains that “While emphasis in Washington and Tokyo often centers on the security aspects of the US-Japan relationship, opportunities to jointly develop and lead on innovation, entrepreneurship, science and technology should not be overlooked.”

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