Australian National University Japan Institute Seminar Series #1: Why Are There More Women in the Upper House?

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We are happy to announce the ANU Japan Institute’s seminar seminar kicks off this Thursday for 2023. For registration and further details, please click on the link below. 

We welcome Dr. Yoshikuni Ono as our first speaker. Dr. Ono is a professor of Political Science at Waseda University, a faculty fellow at the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry, and a research director at the Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research.

This seminar will explore the mechanisms behind the disparity between the ratio of women members in the upper and lower houses in Japan through two survey experiments from the perspectives of both voters (demand side) and candidates (supply side).

Date and Time: 2nd March, 5pm-6pm (AEDT)

Location: Online 

Registration link with detailed abstract and speaker bio: