International Security & Foreign Policy

Immune to Populism? Understanding Japan’s Past and Future Trajectories

Grant Year: 2017


Mireya Solís will research and write a book examining why Japan might be immune to the populist political currents affecting other major industrialized democracies. She will analyze Japanese- and English-language primary and secondary sources, conduct field work in Japan, and convene panels and roundtables with Japanese and U.S. experts.

Brookings Institution International Security & Foreign Policy

$100,000