Axel Berkofsky

Japan and China: Bitter Rivals and Close Partners

Asia Policy Brief 2013/03

  • 1. edition 2013 (PDF)
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The Sino-Japanese relations are determined by the territorial dispute over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands and the soaring business ties. He argues that both countries would be well advised to not to escalate the territorial conflict but to concentrate on expanding their trade and investment ties.