Featuring Rieko Kage, Professor of Political Science at the University of Tokyo.
Japan has been known to have among the lowest rates of litigation against the state in the developed world. In recent decades, however, Japan has introduced reforms that make it easier to file suits against the state. This presentation will examine the determinants and impact of these reforms.
This colloquium series is made possible by the generous support of the U.S. Department of Education Title VI grant.