On occasion of a visit to Japan by a delegation of the Committee on Economics and Technology of the German Bundestag the KAS Japan Office in cooperation with the Japan Office of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung hosted an experts' meeting on "New Economic Governance in Japan and Market Economic Perceptions in Germany" with Mr. Atsushi Nakajima, RIETI Chairman, Mr. Yoshihiro Watanabe, General Manager of the IIMA, and Mr. Satohiro Akimoto, Senior Vice President of the Mitsubishi Corporation.
Security and Defence
On 27 March 2013 the KAS Japan Office supported by the Diet Members Council for Comprehensive Security and the Tokyo Foundation hosted two experts' meetings with Dr. Ulrich Schlie, Director General Security and Defence Policy at the Federal Ministry of Defence, as well as Japanese members of parliament, the military and security policy experts and advisors. The two closed events were complemented by a political dialogue program.
Europe - Idea, Reality, Future
On 27 March 2013 the KAS Japan Office in coordination with the Delegation of the European Union in Japan and supported by the Japan Institute of International Affairs (JIIA) organized an Experts' Meeting with Mr. Elmar Brok, MEP, Chairman of the EP Committe on Foreign Affairs, together with high ranking foreign policy experts and Japanese government representatives. Through a number of framework meetings the closed event was further supplemented by a political dialogue program.
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Market Economic Perceptions in Germany
Experts' Meetings with Dr. Ulrich Schlie
with Elmar Brok, MEP, Chairman, Committee on Foreign Affairs
An Unexpected Success Story Revisited
Only one decade ago, Germany was calles "the sick man of Europe". Nowadays, the same comments speak about Germany as "Europe's engine". What are the reasons behind that considerable change in the performance of the German economy [...]
Results of the KAS-EJARN Project at the Nexus of Security and Development in 2011/2012
Current Lessons for Social and Economic Governance
Occasional Paper on the conference "Sustainable Grwoth - Financial Stability", jointly organized by the KAS Social and Economic Governance Programm (SOPAS) and the Institute for International Monetary Affairs (IIMA) on 02 October [...]
Social and Economic Governance Programme Asia / Japan Office
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