My take on the implications of Japan’s elections—turning power over to the untested but charismatic DPJ—is here.
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Audio: Game changer: Japan and the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement
Game changer: Japan and the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement
After a keynote address by Japanese Ambassador Kenichiro Sasae, a panel of trade experts will discuss Japan’s participation in the TPP, the politics of the agreement in Congress, and the likelihood that negotiations will end successfully. This event comes just one day before the next round of TPP negotiations begin in Lima, Peru.