- Date: October 20, 2020
- Venue: RIETI
- Speaker: Bruce STOKES (Non-Resident Fellow, German Marshall Fund of the United States)
Mr. Bruce Stokes is the former director of global economic attitudes at the Pew Research Center. He is a non-resident fellowof the German Marshall Fund of the United States and an associate at Chatham House. For 23 years he was the international economics reporter for the National Journal, a Washington-based public policy magazine and a regular contributor to Foresight Magazine in Japan. He was also a former senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, where he is now a member and where he published, among other things, the first study advocating a free trade agreement between the United States and Japan. In 1987 and again in 1989, Mr. Stokes was a Japan Society Fellow, living in and reporting from Japan. In 1997, he was a member of President Clinton's Commission on United States-Pacific Trade and Investment Policy and he wrote its final report Building American Prosperity in the 21st Century.
- Moderator: SABURI Masataka (Director, PR Strategy, RIETI)