European Journal of Political Research Political Data Yearbook
© European Consortium for Political Research
Edited By: Kevin Deegan-Krause, Rainbow Murray, Liam Weeks and Andreas Bågenholm
Online ISSN: 2047-8852
Associated Title(s): European Journal of Political Research
See below for links to all the published commentaries on Japan along with more information on the author(s).
Mikitaka Masuyama is Professor of Political Science at the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) and serves as Advisor to the President, Chair of Master's Programs Committee, Director of Public Policy Program and Deputy Director of Young Leaders Program. He also serves on the faculty at Keio University. He holds a Ph.D in political science from the University of Michigan. His current research focuses on representative democracy, with a particular interest in the workings of the separation of legislative powers, the development of parliamentary procedures and practices, and the institutionalization of party organizations.
Benjamin Nyblade received his PhD from the University of California, San Diego and is currently an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of British Columbia. He is a specialist in the study of political institutions, elections and parties, both in Japan and cross-nationally. His research on Japanese politics has been published in journals such as the American Journal of Political Science, American Political Science Review and the British Journal of Political Science.
2013 Political Data Yearbook (2012 data)