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In accordance with rules governing human subjects research, all interview subjects must remain confidential. Interviews were conducted with knowledgeable academics and policymakers in Egypt, Japan, and the United States from July 2003 to June 2004. Additional interviews took place in Japan in August 2006 and March 2007.