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Challenges for the Asia and Africa Growth Corridor(2017_1_10_008)


This study is commissioned by the Ministry of Economy and International Trade in order to contribute to the preparation of the proposed Asia and Africa Growth Corridor vision in cooperation with the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) and Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS) in India through providing the quantitative and qualitative analysis on the connectivity issues between Asia and Africa relying on the preliminary extension of the Geographical Simulation Model (IDE-GSM) to Africa.(Consignment Research Project (Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, FY2017))


May 2017 - March 2018

Members of the Research Project
[ Organizer ] IMAIZUMI Shinya
[Co-researcher] FUKUNISHI Takahiro
[Co-researcher] UMEZAKI So
[Co-researcher] KUMAGAI Satoru
[Co-researcher] ISONO Ikumo
[Co-researcher] KEOLA Souknilanh
[Co-researcher] TSUBOTA Kenmei
[Co-researcher] TAKAHASHI Motoki (Professor, Graduate School of ASian and AFrican Area Studies, Kyoto University)
[Co-researcher] SHIINO Kohei (Associate Professor, Faculty of International Studies, Takushoku University)
[Co-researcher] KUDO Toshihiro (Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies)

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