The Economic Research Institute for Northeast Asia (ERINA), Niigata.
Japanese Association for Trade with Russia and NIS (ROTOBO), Tokyo.
Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), Tokyo.
Center for Far Eastern Studies, University of Toyama.
Center for Northeast Asian Studies, Tohoku University
Hokkaido University, Sapporo
Osaka University of Economics and Law
Research Institute of Humanity and Nature, Kyoto.
Republic of Korea:
Institute of East and West Studies, Yonsei University, Seoul
The Overseas Economic Research Institute, the Export-Import Bank of Korea, Seoul
Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, Seoul
The Korea Transport Institute, Seoul.
Kangwon National University
Research Center for Region Studies, Guen Sang National University
Institute of Russian Studies, Hallym University
Institute of Global Affairs, Kyung Hee University
People's Republic of China:
The Heilongjiang Provincial Academy of SocialSciences, Harbin
Jilin Province Association of Social Sciences, Changchun
Euro-Asian Social Development Research Institute, Development Research Center, the State Council of PRC, Beijing
Shanghai Academy for International Studies
University of Washington, Seattle
East-West Center, Honolulu
Monterey Institute of International Studies
The Northeast Asia Economic Forum, Honolulu
University of Birmingham
The Mongolian Development Research Center, Ulan Bator