The National Defense Strategy and the Indo-Pacific

The National Defense Strategy and the Indo-Pacific ©graphixchon/iStock/Getty Images Plus

"The NDS identifies the primary problem as a 'long-term strategic competition' with China and Russia and the erosion of US military advantage, which if left unchecked, could lead to the consequent erosion of our deterrent."

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The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research
Toward a New Era in Independent, Evidence-Based Policymaking

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The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research: Toward a New Era in Independent, Evidence-Based Policymaking ©Yukinori Hasumi/Getty Images

By formulating pioneering solutions to twenty-first century challenges, the Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research aims to become an influential voice in the global policymaking community.

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The Employment Trap: How Initial Job Status Impacts Life Outcomes

Oshio, Takashi
The Employment Trap: How Initial Job Status Impacts Life Outcomes ©bee32/iStock/Getty Images Plus

Falling short in the all-important task of finding a job following graduation could have a long-lasting impact on people's self-esteem, marital status, and mental health.

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About the Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research

The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research is an independent, not-for-profit think tank that presents concrete policy proposals based on a lucid analysis of the issues combined with a solid grasp of everyday life and the reality on the ground. We also cultivate socially engaged future leaders with a broad perspective and deep insight, both in Japan and overseas. We fervently hope that our unique combination of policy research and human resource development will change society for the better.

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Sakai, Yukiko

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