Contextualizing the Socio-economic Strategy of the DPJ: Koizumi's policy and the EU's Lisbon strategy

Professor Osawa Mari, University of Tokyo

04.Mar.2011 16.30
Tapestry Room, Firth Court - Sheffield

Osawa Mari ( ) is Doctor of Economics, Professor at the Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo. Leader of the ISS Institute-wide Joint Research Project on "Governance reexamined." Council

Member of the Science Council of Japan, Director of the Economic Policy Institute for Quality of Life, Vice Chair of the Expert Committee for the Government Tax Commission. She specializes in comparative gender analysis of social policies. She has worked as visiting professor at the Ruhr-University of Bochum and Gender and Development Studies of Asian Institute of Technology, as well as a Fellow of the Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg. Her English publications include: Walby, S., H. Gottfried, K. Gottschall and Mari Osawa (eds. ) Gendering the Knowledge Economy, Comparative Perspectives, Basingstoke and New
York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007; Tsujimura, Miyoko and Mari Osawa (eds.) Gender Equality in Multicultural Societies: Gender, Diversity, and Conviviality in the Age of Globalization, Sendai: Tohoku University Press, 2010.

All are very warmly welcome to attend!