*The courses in red are conducted in English.
*You can browse the course details at MERCAS (web syllabus).

  International・Administrative Policy Course Public Economics Course
Global Governance
Program (GG)
Public Law Program (PL) Public Economics Program (PE)
  • Introduction to international Politics
  • International Organization
  • Japan Studies I
  • Japan Studies Ⅱ
  • History of Cold War
  • Global Governance Theory
  • Presentation for English Interaction
  • English Writing for Researchers
  • History of International Order
  • Administrative Law: Overview
  • Constitutional Law and Policy
  • Basic Structure of Governent
  • Microeconomics Analysis
  • Macroeconomics Analysis
  • Econometrics Analysis
  • Public Economic Analysis Ⅱ
【Common Subjects / PL, GG】
  • Introduction to International Law
  • Science of Public Administration I
【Common Subjects / PL, GG, PE】
  • Introduction to Administrative Law
  • Introduction to Civil Law
  • Introduction to International Politics
  • Quantitative Analysys I
  • Public Economic Analysis I
  • Fundamentals of Economics I
  • Fundamentals of Economics Ⅱ
  • International Security Policy
  • US-Japan Security Relations since 1945
  • International Political Economy I
  • International Political Economy Ⅱ
  • UN and NGOs
  • Regional Studies I
  • Regional Studies II
  • Human Security I
  • Human Security II
  • Japan's Foreign Policy
  • Law and Public Policy
  • Administrative Law: Specific Issues
  • Tax Policy
  • Science of Public Administration II
  • Administrative Management

【Common Subjects / PL, GG】

  • Special Issues in Politics
  • International Human Rights Law
  • Methods of Policy Analysis I
  • Methods of Policy Analysis Ⅱ

【Cross-Program Subjects/PL, PE】

  • Theory and Principle of Taxation I
  • Theory and Principle of Taxation Ⅱ
  • The Security Systems I
  • Theory and Principle of Social Security Systems Ⅱ
  • Law and Economics

【Common Subjects / PL, GG, PE】

  • Policy Decision Process
  • Community Interests and International Law I & II
  • U.S. Foreign Policy and East Asia since World War II
  • Gender and International Relations
  • International Political Economy of Asia-Pacific
  • Peace Studies
  • New Approaches to Law and International Relations I & II
  • International Relations in East Asia
  • Information Law and Policy
  • Environmental Law and Policy
  • Labor Law I & II
  • Antitrust Law
  • Intellectual property Law I and II
  • Local Government Policies
  • Project Evaluation
  • Local Government Finance
  • Economic Transaction and Taxation
  • Applied Econometrics I, II, & III
  • Economic Analysis of Public Expenditure
  • International Economic Policy
  • Health Insurance: Theory and Practice
  • Health Care Industry and Management
  • Health Care Policies
  • Medical Management
  • Health Promotion and Care
  • Medical Management

【Cross-Program Subjects / PL, GG】

  • Comparative Foreign Policies

【Cross-Program Subjects / PL, PE】

  • Administration and Public Finance I & II

【Common Subjects / PL, GG, PE】

  • Monetary Economics

【Common Subjects / PL, GG, PE, APPP】

  • Public Policy in Asia
  • Japan's Foreign Policy Making I
  • Japan's Foreign Policy Making II
  • International Politics and Economic Policy
  • Japan-Europe Relations
  • Special Seminar (Global Governance)
  • Global Environment and Developmental Assistance
  • Legislative Studies
  • Studies on Policy and Legal Affairs
  • Case Studies on Public Policies
  • Special Seminar (Public Law)
  • Special Seminar (Public Economics)
  • Seminar on Public Policy I
  • Seminar on Public Policy II
  • Seminar on Public Policy III
  • Seminar on Public Policy Ⅳ

【Cross-Program Subjects/ PL,GG 】

  • EU Studies
  • NGO/NPO Studies
  • Social Safety and Security Policy
  • Business Community in Decision Making

【Cross-Program Subjects/PL, PE】

  • Studies on Land
  • Infrastructure and Transport

【Cross-Program Subjects/PL, GG, PE】

  • Special Seminar I, II, III
  • Global Governance Seminar I, II, III, IV
  • Policy Communication I & II (Basic)
  • Policy Communication III & IV (Advanced)
  • Global Governance Workshop I and II
  • Debate (International Negotiations)
  • Special Seminar for Research Paper Writing
  • Workshop on Public Law I, II, III, IV
  • Special Workshop I (One-Year Course)
  • Special Workshop II (One-Year Course)
  • Special Seminar for Research Paper Writing
  • Workshop on Public Policy
  • Special Workshop I (One-Year Course)
  • Special Workshop II (One-Year Course)
  • Consulting Project I
  • Consulting Project II
  • Special Seminar for Research Paper Writing

【Common Subject /PL, GG】

  • Internship I & II
  Public Economics Course
Asian Public Policy Program (APPP)
Core Subjects
  • Microeconomics for Public Policy
  • Macroeconomics: Theory and Policy
  • Fundamentals of Econometric Methods
  • Economics of Public Sector
  • Financial Programming for Macroeconomic Policy Formulation
Applied Subjects
  • Economic Analysis of Public Investments
  • International Economy and Finance
  • Fiscal Decentralization and Local Government Finance
  • Tax Policy I : Tax Policy and Systems
  • Tax Policy II : International Taxation
  • Economic Analysis of Social Policy
  • Economic Analysis of Regulation and Public Enterprise
  • Financial Sector Reform and Development
  • Field Research on Tax Administration
  • Asian Economic Development
  • Tax Policy in Asian Countries
  • Monetary Policy in Japan
  • Economic Analysis of Tax Systems
  • Economic Analysis of Social Security Systems

Common Subjects / PL, GG, PE, and APPP】

  • Public Policy in Asia
  • Workshop on Current Topics
  • Issues on Public Policy I
  • Issues on Public Policy II
  • Issues on Public Policy III
  • Issues on Public Policy IV
  • Issues on Public Policy V
  • Issues on Public Policy VI
  • Issues on Public Policy VII
  • Issues on Public Policy VIII
  • Issues on Public Policy IX
  • Issues on Public Policy X
  • English Thesis Writing I
  • English Thesis Writing I-A
  • English Thesis Writing I-B
  • English Thesis Writing II
  • Seminar I
  • Seminar II