Program on US-Japan Relations Seminars

  • 2018 Sep 25

    When Revolutions Fail: Japan’s 1960 Protests and the Contemporary World

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, 2nd Level, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    NICK KAPUR
    Assistant Professor of History, Rutgers University

    Moderator: Andrew Gordon, Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Harvard University

    Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation co-sponsored by Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies
  • 2018 Oct 02

    Taming Japan’s Deflation: The Debate over Unconventional Monetary Policy

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, 2nd Level, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    SAORI KATADA
    Associate Professor of International Relations, University of Southern California

    Moderator: Christina Davis, Professor of Government and Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University

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  • 2018 Oct 09

    Political Origins of Cybersecurity Capacity: Lessons from Japan and East Asia

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, 2nd Level, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    BENJAMIN BARTLETT
    Postdoctoral Fellow, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University

    Moderator: Susan J. Pharr, Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics and Director, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University

    Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation
  • 2018 Oct 16

    Varieties of Corporate Governance: Japan and the World

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, 2nd Level, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    MICHAEL WITT
    Academic Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University; Affiliate Professor of Strategy and International Business, INSEAD

    Moderator: Susan J. Pharr, Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics and Director, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University

    Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation
  • 2018 Oct 23

    Trump's Trade Policy: Can Theories of International Political Economy Explain It?

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, 2nd Level, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    KEISUKE IIDA
    Academic Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University; Professor, Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, The University of Tokyo

    Moderator: Christina Davis, Professor of Government and Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University

    Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation
  • 2018 Oct 30

    Rethinking the “American Century” through the Prism of Modern Japan

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, 2nd Level, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    FREDERICK DICKINSON
    Professor of Japanese History, University of Pennsylvania

    Moderator: Andrew Gordon, Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Harvard University

    Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation co-sponsored by Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies
  • 2018 Nov 06

    Explaining the Diverse Care and Migration Policies in East and Southeast Asia

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, 2nd Level, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    ITO PENG
    Professor of Sociology, University of Toronto

    Moderator: Mary C. Brinton, Reischauer Institute Professor of Sociology, and Director, Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Harvard University

    Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation

  • 2018 Nov 13

    Title TBA

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, 2nd Level, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    CHRISTINA DAVIS
    Professor of Government and Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University

    Moderator: Susan J. Pharr, Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics and Director, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University

    Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation
  • 2018 Nov 27

    Title TBA

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, CGIS Knafel Bldg, 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    JUNKO KATO
    Professor of Political Science, University of Tokyo

    Moderator: Susan J. Pharr
    Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics and Director, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University

    Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation
     

  • 2018 Dec 04

    Banking on the Future: U.S.-Japan Relations, the ADB and the AIIB

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, 2nd Level, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Ambassador ROBERT ORR
    Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank (2010-16); Distinguished Visiting Professor of History, Florida Atlantic University; Chairman of the Board, Panasonic Foundation (2007-10); and President, Boeing Japan (2002-07)

    Moderator: Susan J. Pharr, Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics and Director, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University

    Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation