It is dedicated to developing ideas and formulating policy recommendations on the main challenges facing the region. The institute conducts research activities along with two main programs, the Foreign Affairs and Security Program and the Governance Research Program, which are conducted by the five research centers.
- U.S.- China Strategic Competition
- Global NK Zoom & Connect
- Redesigning Korea-Japan Relations
- Democracy Cooperation
- Future of Trade, Technology, Energy Order
- Future Innovation and Governance