Yoshikuni Ono is a professor of Political Science at Tohoku University in Sendai, Japan. He completed his Ph.D. in political science at the University of Michigan, following his undergraduate and graduate study at the University of Tokyo. His research focuses on the comparative study of political parties, legislative politics, and electoral behavior. Current research projects include studies on the effect of gender stereotypes on voter evaluation of candidates running for electoral office, the effect of foreign threats on parliamentary speeches in Japan, and a comparative study between Japan and the United States on the response styles to public opinion surveys among citizens. His work has appeared in American Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, and Japanese Journal of Political Science.
Institution / Affiliation : Tohoku University
Geographical Region: Asia
Methodology: Experimental Design, Survey Methodology
Policy: Elections, Gender