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September 18, 2018

The Bane of a “Bubble Era” Tax Windfall
Why Higher Tax Revenue Is No Cause for Celebration

Newspaper headlines talked of a “26-year high” in tax income, reaching levels not seen since the bubble years. The claim ...

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September 12, 2018

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Reconjuring the Vision of the Meiji Centennial

In an essay inspired by the recent forum on “Japan Since the Meiji Restoration,” political scientist Ryota Murai reflects on ...

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September 04, 2018

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A Contextual Look at the Heisei Era

The articles in this series were compiled from contributions by members of the Political and Diplomatic Review project to the ...

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August 28, 2018

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Meiji 150 as the End of an Era

The articles in this series were compiled from contributions by members of the Political and Diplomatic Review project to the ...

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August 20, 2018

Tax Policy Responses to “Work-Style Reform”

Digital platforms are making it easy for companies to access the services of independent contractors and freelancers, often on a ...

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August 15, 2018

How to Solve Intergenerational Problems
The Increasing Importance of Policies That Nurture Altruism

Prior to the Industrial Revolution, the level of intergenerational altruism was low, but with economic growth and the accumulation of ...

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August 14, 2018

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Mass Media and Democracy in Prewar and Postwar Japan

The articles in this series were compiled from contributions by members of the Political and Diplomatic Review project to the ...

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August 13, 2018

Trump, China, and Trade

Washington’s sense of competition with Beijing appears likely to endure. And so long as that is the case, geopolitics seems ...

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July 24, 2018

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Lessons from Diplomatic and Constitutional History

The hybrid nature of Japan’s constitutional framework has created gaps between the letter of the law and its application, enabling ...

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July 11, 2018

An Assessment of Collaboration between the Business and Social Sectors

Both companies and nonprofits must discard the notion that the government sector alone is responsible for public welfare. They need ...

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