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Mansfield Podcast Season 2: The U.S.-Japan Network for the Future

In 2024, the Mansfield Foundation continued its podcast series, with a second season focused on members of the Sixth Cohort of the U.S.-Japan Network for the Future. Episodes will be posted throughout July 2024. The Mansfield Podcast is available via Spotify, Apple...

U.S.-Japan Alliance in an Age of Great Power Competition

On April 12th, 2024, the Mansfield Foundation hosted a roundtable discussion featuring Dr. Takuya Matsuda (University of Tokyo) on the role of alliances, with a focus on the U.S.-Japan alliance in an age of great power competition. This was followed by remarks from...

Reacting to Russia’s War Against Ukraine

On April 9th, 2024, the Mansfield Foundation hosted a discussion featuring Professor Matteo Dian of the University of Bologna, Italy on the reactions to the war in Ukraine from the perspective of U.S. allies in Europe and East Asia. This was followed by a short...

Japan’s Energy Decision-making Process Post-Fukushima

On March 27, 2024, the Mansfield Foundation hosted a talk by Dr. Pinar Temocin of the University of Tokyo on her upcoming book on Japan’s energy decision-making process post-Fukushima. The book talk was followed by a short discussion with Dr. Jennifer Sklarew of...

Sara Harriger Named Vice President of the Mansfield Foundation

The Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation is proud to welcome Sara Harriger, who joined the Washington, DC, office on March 4 as Vice President. Ms. Harriger will serve as an integral part of the Mansfield Foundation’s senior leadership team, providing strategic...