Dr. Yoichi Funabashi, Chairman of the Rebuild Japan Initiative Foundation, was interviewed by James Harding (Director, BBC News) and Zanny Minton Beddoes (Editor, The Economist) for the BBC’s “On Background” radio program, which talks to experts about the big stories of the week. Dr. Funabashi commented on how he sees the trajectory of US-Japan relations under a Trump administration, as well as the future of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal.
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The November 25, 2016 episode is only available for 30 days after broadcast.
（Fast forward to: 26′30″-34′00″ for Dr. Funabashi’s interview）