About APIR


As a problem-solving think tank, we develop solutions for problems faced by the Asia-Pacific region and contribute to the creation of new vitality and the advancement of sustainable development in both Japan and the Asia-Pacific region.

We conduct the following three types of research are developed in a balanced manner:

  1. Research that provides logical and factual evidence for developing policies and business strategies.
  2. Research, that is accumulating for future forecasts and is being used as a frame for identifying issues and making policy suggestions.
  3. Research, the results and data of which are used as a public property and foundational research.

Based on research results, we make practical suggestions and provide information for the economic, academic, and governmental communities at the appropriate time. We also develop excellent human resources for the future.