Amy Catalinac (New York University), "How Pork-Barrel Politics Holds Japan's Governing Coalition Together"


Monday, November 2, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:00pm


Online Only

Amy Catalinac
Assistant Professor of Politics, New York University

Moderator: Christina Davis
Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor of Government; and Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

Co-sponsored by the Department of Government, Harvard University.

Please register here.

Note: This event requires registration in advance.

Additional Resources

  1. Amy Catalinac and Lucia Motolinia, "Geographically-Targeted Spending in Mixed-Member Majoritarian Electoral Systems"
  2. Amy Catalinac, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, and Alastair Smith, "A Tournament Theory of Pork Barrel Politics: The Case of Japan"
  3. Amy Catalinac, "Positioning under Alternative Electoral Systems: Evidence from Japanese Candidate Election Manifestos"
  4. Amy Catalinac, "The Rise of Programmatic Campaigning in Japanese Elections"