The Indo-Japanese Strategic Partnership and Power Transition in Asia
India and Japan are investing in a close strategic partnership as a hedge against China’s rise, but also against America’s possible retrenchment from Asian geo-politics. Shared concerns regarding the transition of power in Asia have catapulted these two Asian powers into a strong strategic embrace. Such local balancing behavior is the third leg of India’s hedging strategy.
KeywordsInternational Atomic Energy Agency Bilateral Trade Power Transition Hedging Strategy Strategic Partnership
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