Dr. rer. pol. Hanns Günther Hilpert

Dr. rer. pol. Hanns Günther Hilpert


Research Division: Asia
Deputy Head of Research Division

hanns.hilpert(at)swp-berlin.org

1989-1999 Study Center Japan / Asia at the Ifo Institute for Economic Research, Munich

1999-2002 German Institute for Japanese Studies, Tokyo

Areas of Expertise:

China, East Asia, Japan, The Koreas, Conflict prevention, Defence and security policy / armed forces of a country / a region, Economy and finances of a country / a region, Energy policy, Foreign trade policy, Fragile states, International monetary policy, Natural resources management, Weapons of mass destruction / proliferation

Trade and economic relations between Europe and East Asia; North Korea


SWP-Papers (selection):

China’s Trade Policy

Dominance without the Will to Lead

SWP Research Paper 2014/RP 01, January 2014, 32 Pages
with Oliver Meier

Charting a New Course on North Korea’s Nuclear Programme?

The Options and the Non-Proliferation Treaty

SWP Comments 2013/C 19, June 2013, 7 Pages
with Stormy-Annika Mildner

Fragmentation or Cooperation in Global Resource Governance?

A Comparative Analysis of the Raw Materials Strategies of the G20

SWP Research Paper 2013/RP 01, March 2013, 204 Pages

Free Trade with Korea

Economic and Political Opportunities for Europe

SWP Comments 2009/C 26, November 2009, 8 Pages

The EU's Strategic Economic Dialogue with China

A New Chance for European Trade Policy

SWP Comments 2008/C 16, June 2008, 4 Pages

Publications (selection):

with Frank Rövekamp, with Hanns Günther Hilpert

Currency Cooperation in East Asia

Financial and Monetary Policy Studies, Volume 38, Springer International Publishing, 2014

A Comparison of German and Korean Division: Analogies and Differences

in: International Journal of Korean Unification Studies, 19 (1) 2010, pp. 126-156
with R. Haak

Japan and China: Cooperation, Competition and Conflict

Basingstoke/New York: Palgrave, 2002

SWP Comments

Felix Heiduk
Reformasi Reloaded?

Implications of Indonesia’s 2014 Elections


Nishchal N. Pandey, Christian Wagner
A Fresh Start in Nepal

Lingering Uncertainty After Constituent Assembly Elections


SWP Research Papers

Christian Wagner
Security Cooperation in South Asia

Overview, Reasons, Prospects


Hanns Günther Hilpert
China’s Trade Policy

Dominance without the Will to Lead