Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar


Thursday, May 2, 2019, 12:30pm to 2:00pm


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

"Political Parties, Bureaucracy, and Public Policy"

"Membership Networks and Electoral Resilience: The Case of Japan’s Liberal Democratic Party"

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.


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.


Jenni Ting