U.S. must rethink its approach to a flexible and inclusive Indo-Pacific
Washington needs to properly anchor itself into regional frameworks
Ministers and delegates of the Pacific Rim trade bloc attend a joint press conference in Tokyo in January 2019: current CPTPP members should proactively lobby the U.S. to join the trade agreement.
Stephen Nagy is a senior associate professor at the International Christian University in Tokyo. He is a visiting fellow at the Japan Institute for International Affairs.
The Indo-Pacific region is heterogenous in economic and political systems and in their China security concerns.
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