Yusaku Horiuchi is Professor of Government and Mitsui Professor of Japanese Studies at Dartmouth College’s Department of Government and Program in Quantitative Social Science. He is also Faculty Associate at Harvard University’s Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies.

Horiuchi earned an M.A. in international and development economics from Yale University in 1995 and a Ph.D. in political science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2001. His research and teaching interests include comparative politics (electoral politics, political economy, public opinion, Japan) and quantitative social science (research design, statistical methods, data visualization).

He is the author of Institutions, Incentives and Electoral Participation in Japan: Cross-Level and Cross-National Perspectives (Routledge 2005). He also has articles published or forthcoming in American Journal of Political ScienceAmerican Political Science Review, British Journal of Political ScienceComparative Political StudiesJournal of Politics, Political Analysis, Science Advances, World Politics, among others.

Contact information

  • Email: yusaku.horiuchi(at)dartmouth.edu
  • Address: Department of Government, Dartmouth College. 204 Silsby, HB 6108, Hanover, NH 03755, USA