Nikkei Asia Scholarship

Past Scholarship Recipients

May 2019- Nov. 2019 NguyenThiHongNga

NGUYEN Thi Hong Nga (Vietnam) Vietnam

Institute of World Economies and Politics, Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences

PDF“Enhancing infrastructure connectivity in Vietnam under Japan’s Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy versus China’s Belt and Road Initiative”

May 2018- Nov. 2018Naing Htet Lin

Naing Htet Lin (Myanmar) Myanmar

Yangon School of Political Science (YSPS)

PDF“The Current Situation and Prospects of Japanese FDI to Myanmar”

Apr. 2017- Sep. 2017

Vanxay SAYAVONG (Lao PDR)Lao PDR

The National Institute for Economic Research (NIER)

PDF“Productivity Analysis of Manufacturing Industry in Laos and Lessons Learnt from Japan”

Jul. 2016- Jan. 2017

Bopharath SRY (Cambodia)Cambodia

Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI)

PDF“Current Status and Policy Challenges of Labour Migration in Cambodia”

May 2015- Aug. 2015

Supanutt SASIWUTTIWAT (Thailand)Thailand

Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI)

PDF“Development of elementary school mergers in Japan: Lessons Learned for Thailand”

Apr. 2015- Oct. 2015

Prashant KUMAR (India)India

Observer Research Foundation (ORF)

PDF“Avenues of Mutual Cooperation in ODA Strategies of India and Japan in Africa”

Jul. 2014- Oct. 2014

YANG Ge (China)China

Institute of Population and Labor Economics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

PDF“Impact of Internal migration on regional aging in China: With comparison to Japan”

Mar. 2014- May 2014

WANG Bijun (China)China

Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

PDF“Chinese Economic Structure Change and Outward Direct Investment”

Jan. 2014- Apr. 2014

Valerie Gilbert ULEP (Philippines)Philippines

Philippines Institute for Development Studies (PIDS)

PDF“ASEAN Economic Community and Health Services Trade”

Aug. 2013- Oct. 2013

LU Yang (China)China

Institute of Population and Labor economics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

PDF“Population Change and its Iimpacts on Potential GDP Growth Rate: Comparison between China and Japan”

Jun. 2013- Sep. 2013

LEE Hwok Aun (Malaysia)Malaysia

University of Malaya

PDF“Affirmative Action in Education and Emplyment: Case Studies of Malaysia and South Africa, with Policy Implications for Japan”

Jun. 2012- Sep. 2012

YONG Sook Lu (Malaysia)Malaysia

University of Malaya

PDF“A latent class cluster analysis study of financial ratios and industry classifications between Japan and Malaysia”

Mar. 2012- Sep. 2012

XIE Zhigang (China)China

Institute of Economics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

PDF“Cooperation, Relationship, and Evolutionary Process in Institutions”

May. 2011- Aug. 2011

TEO Gin Swee (Singapore)Singapore

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

PDF“Theoretical Analysis on the Globalization of R&D–With application on Japanese Firms”

Jan. 2011- Aug. 2011

LI Guoxue (China)China

Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

PDF“Heterogeneity, Institutional Quality and the Entry Mode of Outward FDI”

Jan. 2010- Aug. 2010

Deni FRIAWAN (Indonesia)Indonesia

Centre for Strategic and International Studies

PDF“A Tale of Two Crises: Does Crisis Help or Hindrance Regional Economic Integration in East Asia?”

Sep. 2009- Feb. 2010

Sukanya NATARAJAN (India)India

Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)

PDF“Global Financial Crisis:Evaluation of Policy Response from Japan, China and India”

Oct. 2008- Aug. 2009

NGUYEN Cao Duc (Vietnam)Vietnam

Vietnamese Academy of Social Sciences

PDF“Tax System Reforms in Japan: Lessons for Vietnam”

Sep. 2008- Jun. 2009

WANG Yongzhong (China)China

Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

PDF“Liberalization of Foreign Exchange Controls: Japan’s Experiences and Its Implications for China”

Oct. 2007- Jul. 2008

Jenny de Asis BALBOA (Philippines)Philippines

Philippine APEC Study Center Network, Philippines Institute for Development Studies

PDF“Negotiated Trade Liberalization in East Asia: Examining Japan’s Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA)”

Sep. 2007-Feb. 2008

LI Zhongmin (China)China

Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

PDF“Macroeconomics Fragility, Short-term Capital Flows, and Financial Risk”

Apr. 2007-Aug. 2007

Pornnapa LEELAPORNCHAI (Thailand)Thailand

Bank of Thailand

PDF“Trade Integration and Production Network in East Asia”

Dec. 2006- Mar. 2007

Worawan CHANDOEVWIT (Thailand)Thailand

Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI)

PDF“Social Security Systems in Japan: Lessons Learned for Thailand”

Oct. 2006-Mar. 2007

Sanjeev JOSHI (India)India

Planning Commission, Government of India

PDF“Japan’s Experience in Fiscal Reforms- Analysis of Budgetary Impact of Local allocation Tax on the Local Governments in Japan and Comparison with Statutory Tax-sharing in India”

Sep. 2006-Aug. 2007

MEN Honghua (China)China

China’s Central Party School

PDF“East Asian Order Formation and Sino-Japanese Relations”