Nobuhiko Ushiba, Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs; former State Minister for External Economic Affairs, Tokyo; former Ambassador to the United States, Tokyo Graham Allison, Don K. Price Professor of Politics and Dean, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University Thierry de Montbrial, Director, Institut Français des Relations Internationales; Professor of Economics, Ecole Polytechnique, Paris.
Introduction I. Why Share? A. Benefits of Partnership B. New Geopolitical Realities C. Threats to Common Interests D. Analytics of Sharing E. A Framework for Sharing F. Limits to Sharing II. Perceptions and Trends in Japan, the United States, Canada and Western Europe A. Japan B. The United States C. Canada D. Western Europe III. Areas of Principal Challenge A. International Economic System B. The Soviet Challenge C. Relations with the Developing World Conclusions