The Pacific Review 16:3, 2003.

Special Edition: Japan's New Diplomatic Initiatives.
Editors: Nobuhiro Hiwatari and Ellis S. Krauss

Saadia M. Pekkanen, International Law, industry and the state: explaining Japan's complainant activities at the WTO.

Ellis S. Krauss, The US, Japan, and trade liberalization: from bilateralism to regional multilateralism to regionalism+

Nobuhiro Hiwatari, Embedded policy preferences and the formation of international arrangements after the Asian financial crisis.

Kuniko Ashizawa, Japan's approach toward Asian regional security: from 'hub-and spoke' bilateralism to 'multi-tiered'