East Asia, China, Japan, Korea, Trade Policy, Monetary Policy, Regional Integration and Cooperation
Joined SWP in March 2002
2014-2022 Head of the Asia Research Division at SWP
2005-2014 Deputy Head of the Asia Research Division at SWP
1999-2002 German Institute for Japanese Studies, Tokyo
1989-1999 Study Center Japan / Asia at the Ifo Institute for Economic Research, Munich
The Russian attack on Ukraine will have serious consequences for Euro-Atlantic security beyond the military conflict. In a first multi-perspective analysis of the situation, the SWP takes a look at Russian domestic politics, the situation in Ukraine, Western sanctions, the EU’s and NATO’s response, China’s role and international law.
Contributions to Research Papers 2021/RP 10, 13.12.2021, 125 Pages, pp. 46–48
Liberalisation in Times of Geopolitical Rivalry
The People’s Republic Is Exuding Strength, But Can They Keep It Up?
Contributions to Research Papers 2020/RP 04, 06.04.2020, 53 Pages, pp. 25–29
Actors, Problems and Europe’s Interests
This book shares essential insights into the implementation of monetary policy in various East Asian countries.