The Australia-Japan Research Centre (AJRC) conducts research to explore and improve understanding of the Japanese economy and Australia and Japan’s place in the Asia Pacific economy. Its research and policy-oriented areas of interest cover developments in regional economic cooperation and integration and encompass research on trade, finance, macroeconomics and structural and regulatory reform, as well as international economic relations.

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East Asia Forum Quarterly (EAFQ) Japan edition

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Previous Japan EAFQ editions include:

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Japanese Policy in Global Context (2016-2019)

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The Australia–Japan Research Centre (AJRC) has received funding from the Japan Foundation’s Social Science Research and Education on Contemporary Japan Grant scheme in order to promote understanding of contemporary policy issues in Japan and to build up capacity in Australia of the next generation of Japan specialists.

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Financing higher education in Japan

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The Australia–Japan Research Centre (AJRC) and the ANU Research School of Economics (RSE) are taking part in a collaborative research project on the financing of higher education in Japan.

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Advancing East Asian economic integration 2000-06

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Professors Peter Drysdale , Gordon de Brouwer
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In cooperation with the Japanese Ministry of Finance, the AJRC has undertaken a major research project on Advancing Economic Integration in East Asia.

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