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Leadership Transitions and the Future of U.S.-Japan Relations | Mireya Solís on Feb. 10th

February 9, 2021

Dr. Mireya Solís, Director of the Center for East Asia Policy Studies at the Brookings Institution, will join the UW East Asia Center and the UW Japan Studies Program via Zoom to discuss emerging developments in U.S. – Japan relations under the Biden and Suga administrations.

Moderator: Robert J. Pekkanen, Professor, UW Japan Studies Program
Discussant: Seunghyun Kim, PhD Student, UW Japan Studies Program

Dr. Mireya Solís is Director of the Center for East Asia Policy Studies, Philip Knight Chair in Japan Studies, and a senior fellow in the Foreign Policy program at the Brookings Institution. Prior to her arrival at Brookings, Solís was a tenured associate professor at American University’s School of International Service.

As an expert on Japanese foreign economic policy, U.S. – Japan relations, international trade policy, and Asia-Pacific economic integration, Solís has offered expert commentary to a wide array of international news organizations. She earned a Doctorate in Government and a Master’s in East Asian Studies from Harvard University, and a Bachelor’s in International Relations from El Colegio de México.

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