Nissan Seminar: Stumbling Blocks in the 1980s Japan: Japan's Lost Decades in a Global Comparison of Different Paths toward a Long-life Society

Date

Thu, 21/01/2016 -
14:00 to 15:30
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford

Convenor

Dr Ekaterina Hertog and Professor Hugh Whittaker

Speaker(s)

Professor Emiko Ochiai, Kyoto University

Stumbling Blocks in the 1980s Japan: Japan's Lost Decades in a Global Comparison of Different Paths toward a Long-life Society

Further Information

From its start in the 1980s the institute has organised a series of Nissan Seminars in Japanese Studies. In the academic year 2015/16 they run on Friday evenings at 5.00 - 6.30 p.m. in the first (Michaelmas) and third (Trinity) terms, and on Thursdays at 2.00 p.m. in the second (Hilary) Term. We invite scholars based in the UK to present their most recent research. Members of the general public are welcome to attend.