The second panel discussion focused on critical Japanese domestic issues. The discussion ranged from domestic politics in Japan to women in Japan to “Abenomics,” the economic policy taken by the Abe government. This panel discussion was moderated by Ambassador Rust Deming of the Japan-America Society. Panelists included Tobias Harris of Teneo Intelligence, Sumiko Mori  of the Fuji Television Network, Inc., and Dr. Mireya Solis of the Brookings Institution and American University.