Events

Upcoming Events

Nissan Seminar: Japan’s far more female future — in business, in the economy, in politics

Friday, 12 October, 2018 -
17:00 to 18:30
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College

Bill Emmott is an independent writer and consultant best known for his time as Editor in Chief of The Economist (1993-2006) and his books on Japan, which began with the bestselling The Sun Also Sets in 1989.

Speaker(s): 
Bill Emmott

Past Events

Nissan Seminar: Social factors and demographic trends, Japan as a case study

Friday, 14 March, 2014 -
16:00 to 18:30
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford

At 4.00 p.m. Professor Mary Brinton will present her paper Productive Motherhood: Women’s Labor and Japan’s Lowest-Low Fertility 

followed by

Speaker(s): 
Mary Brinton, Reischauer Institute and Professor of Sociology, Harvard University and Professor Ralph Lützeler, Department for Japanese and Korean Studies, Institute for Oriental and Asian Studies, Universität of Bonn

Nissan Seminar: Declining Fertility Rates in Japan and other Low Fertility Nations: Can We Diagnose and Cure this Disease?

Friday, 28 February, 2014 -
17:00 to 18:30
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford

Declining Fertility Rates in Japan and other Low Fertility Nations: Can We Diagnose and Cure this "Disease"?

Speaker(s): 
Professor Leonard Schoppa, Department of Politics, University of Virginia

Nissan Seminar: Productive Motherhood: Women’s Labor and Japan’s Lowest-Low Fertility

Friday, 7 February, 2014 -
17:00 to 18:30
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford

DUE TO BAD WEATHER IN THE UNITED STATES THIS TALK HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

 

Productive Motherhood: Women’s Labor and Japan’s Lowest-Low Fertility

Speaker(s): 
Professor Mary Brinton, Reischauer Institute Professor of Sociology, Harvard University

Nissan Seminar: What types of marriage have declined since the 1970s in Japan? Projected Composition Ratios of First Marriage using Multiple Decrement Life Tables

Friday, 31 January, 2014 -
17:00 to 18:30
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford

What types of marriage have declined since the 1970s in Japan? Projected Composition Ratios of First Marriage using Multiple Decrement Life Tables

Speaker(s): 
Dr Miho Iwasawa, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Tokyo

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