This year’s event will bring together experts from Australia and Japan to provide insights into Japan’s economy, politics, foreign policy and science and technology.
This event will be held in-person and live streamed on YouTube. Please follow the link to register.
The Australia Japan Research Centre and ANU Japan Institute are proud to host the 2021 annual Japan Update conference on Wednesday 8 September.
The Update is the flagship conference of the Australia-Japan Research Centre (AJRC) in Crawford School of Public Policy, and the Japan Institute at The Australian National University. Bringing together experts from Australia, Japan and around the region, the Update provides a comprehensive overview of Japan’s current economic and political landscape, gives an ‘update’ on the country’s recent developments and forecasts its future directions.
The purpose of this research is to investigate the effect of prefectural ordinances on juvenile delinquency.
With an ageing population and stagnate economy the problem of income inequality is heavily discussed yet health inequality has risen as a prominent issue.
Autonomous vehicle (AV), or connected autonomous vehicle (CAV), is one of the hottest issues among Japanese policymakers these days.
This Public Forum takes a fresh look at the Australia-China relationship, and will provide a critical examination of the issues that need to be addressed in order to realise the relationship’s potential.
Satoshi Tobe explores the determinants of house prices.
The effects of the new fiscal rule and creative accounting: Empirical evidence from Japanese municipalities with Hideo Yunoue
Haruaki Hirota explores the phenomenon in creative accounting by fiscal adjustments with municipalities postponing improving their true fiscal deficits.