Founder & President of JSIE

Hiromi Murakami is the Founder and President of JSIE. Prior to founding JSIE, she’s involved in various policy projects in US/Japanese institutions, including Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Global Health Policy Center, the Health and Global Policy Institute (HGPI), and Economic Strategy Institute. Currently Murakami is also an adjunct fellow with the CSIS Global Health Policy Center and is a Visiting Fellow at the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies in Tokyo, Japan. Prior to joining CSIS, she led Asia research as a vice president at the Economic Strategy Institute in Washington, D.C., and taught courses at the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) in Tokyo and the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in Washington. She holds an M.B.A. from St. Mary’s College and a Ph.D. in international relations from Johns Hopkins SAIS.

Co-authored a book with Clyde V. Prestowitz “Japan Restored“, translated into Japanese「2050日本近未来シミュレーション日本復活」and「ならずもの国家アメリカ (Rogue Nation) ]. Recent articles include:

Japan’s Response to COVID-19 is Prudent? (Center for Strategic International Studies, May 20, 2020)
A Japan divided over COVID-19 control (East Asian Forum, March 8, 2020)
Disruptive innovation and multi-stake holder alliances (Health: A Political Choice, p78-80, July 2019) Hiromi Murakami and Kiyoshi Kurokawa