Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

  • 2019 Apr 26

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Doris and Ted Lee Gathering Room (S030)

    "Trade and Investment in U.S.-Japan Relations"

    "Japanese Foreign Direct Investment Location in the U.S.: A Home-Country Firm Bandwagon Effect"

    Remy Magnier Watanabe, Associate Professor, University of Tsukuba; Academic Associate, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University.

    "Japan's Intellectual Property and International Trade"

    Naoya Okada, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry; Associate, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University.

    "Management and Sale of Government-Owned Shares in Japanese and U.S. Financial Markets"

    Kazuhide Ishiwaka, Ministry of Finance; Associate, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University.

    Discussant:

    Henry Laurence, Associate Professor of Government and Asian Studies, Bowdoin College.

    Moderator:

    Christina Davis, Acting Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Professor of Government and Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Jenni Ting
    wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 Apr 30

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)

    "Southeast Asia and the Great Powers: Hedging, Balancing, and Rivalry"

    Speaker:

    Amy Searight, Senior Adviser and Director, Southeast Asia Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies.

    Moderator:

    Christina Davis, Acting Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Professor of Government and Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

    Contact:

    Jenni Ting
    wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 May 02

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)

    "Political Parties, Bureaucracy, and Public Policy"

    TBA

    Daniel Koss, Academy Scholar, The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. Assistant Research Fellow, Institute of Political Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan.

    "Bureaucratic Structure and the Politics of Protection: The Case of Japan"

    Diana M. Stanescu, Pre-Doctoral Exchange Scholar, Department of Government, Harvard University; PhD Candidate, Department of Politics, Princeton University.

    "TPP, Agriculture, and U.S.-Japan Trade Negotiations"

    Shimpei Sunaga, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan.

    Discussant:

    Christina Davis, Acting Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Professor of Government and Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Jenni Ting
    wting@wcfia.harvard.edu