Research Achievements

GIARI & Cross-Disciplinary Field

Research:Publications:Working Papers FY2007(english-9,japanese-1)

Japan and the Evolution of Asian Regionalism: Responsible for Three Normative Transformations
/ Takashi Terada


Working Papers

Excellent papers on Asian regional integration, which are prepared mainly by young researchers such as GIARI members, co-researchers, research fellows, and research assistants, will be published as working papers. Contributed papers, written in English or in Japanese, will be reviewed and examined by the editorial committee before publication. GIARI donates published papers to the libraries of Waseda and other related universities, research organizations, etc.

GIARI Working Paper Vol.4 2007-E-3


  • Introduction
  • Regions and regional concepts
  • Normative transformation(1): Gradual involvement of the government
  • Normative transformation(2): Gradual shift of purpose from economic cooperation to trade liberalization
  • Normative transformation(3): Open membership or not
  • Conclusion
  • References