Recommendation 6-2. Countries creating S&T innovation enterprises should collectively address China’s pressure to transfer proprietary technology.

Finding 6-4. Japan’s ability to achieve its S&T goals may be impaired by demographics and weaknesses in its S&T infrastructure. However, it is in the interest of the United States that Japan’s reform efforts prove successful.

Recommendation 6-3. The United States should work to build and deepen relations with Japan across the entire policy spectrum. In S&T this would include joint R&D, university exchanges, and technology-sharing arrangements.



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