Yusuke Takagi

Yusuke Takagi
Position: Assistant Professor,
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
Specialty:Area Studies (Southeast Asia)、Political Science

Role in this research group:

Research on East and Southeast Asian State Building

Education and Research Experience:

Bachelor of Laws, Keio University, 2004

Master of Laws, Keio University, 2006

Research Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), 2008

Researcher/Advisor, Embassy of Japan in the Philippines, 2010

Visiting Research Fellow, Third World Studies Center, University of the Philippines, 2012

Assistant Professor, De La Salle University – Manila, 2013

Doctor of the Science of Law, Keio University, 2014

Assistant Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), 2014

Main Research Achievement:

Yusuke Takagi, Central Banking as State Building: Policymakers and Their Nationalism in the Philippines, 1933-1964. Singapore: National University of Singapore Press, Kyoto: Kyoto University Press, 2016.

Yusuke Takagi, “Book Review: YAMANE Takeshi, Military and Politics in the Philippines: Civilian Supremacy and Political Involvement after Democratization”, Aziya Kenkyu (Asian Studies), 60 (4), 2014, pp. 84-88.

Yusuke Takagi, “The ‘Filipino First’ Policy and the Central Bank, 1958–1961: Island of State Strength and Economic Decolonization”, Philippine Studies: Historical and Ethnographic Viewpoints, 62(2), 2014, pp. 233-261.

Yusuke Takagi,“Beyond the Colonial State: Central Bank Making as State Building in the 1930s”, Southeast Asian Studies, 3(1), 2014, pp. 85-117.

Yusuke Takagi, “Book Review: Nathan G. Quimpo, Contested Democracy and the Left in the Philippines after Marcos”, Aziya Kenkyu (Asian Studies), 58 (1・2), 2012, pp. 102-106.

Yusuke Takagi, “Seitou Shisutem to Reisen no Kokunaika, 1946-1948: Filipin ni okeru Nidai Seitou kan no Tairitsu to Kyouchou (The Emergence of Political Cleavage in the Philippines: The Changing Party System and the Cold War in the Post Independence Era)”, Aziya Kenkyu (Asian Studies), 55 (3), 2009, pp. 18-34.

Yusuke Takagi, “Politics of the Great Debate in the 1950s: Revisiting Economic Decolonization in the Philippines”, Kasarinlan: Philippine Journal of Third World Studies, 23 (1), 2008, pp.91-114.

Yamamoto Nobuto and Yusuke Takagi. “Tounan Ajia Shokoku no Nihon Imeiji Saikou: Toi Sonzai, Mijikana ‘Nihon’, Kitai (Revisiting the Japanese Image in Southeast Asia)”, in Yutaka Oishi and Yamamoto Nobuto eds. Imeiji no naka no Nihon: Sofuto pawa Saiko (Japan in Image: Revisiting Soft Power), Keio University Press, 2008, pp. 155-186..

Yusuke Takagi, “Filipin Seiji ni okeru ‘America’ (‘America’ in Philippine Politics)”, In GSEC, Keio University ed. Thyousa Houkokusho: Beigun Kichi ni kansuru Media to Yoron no Hikaku Kenkyu (Research Report: Comparative Study of Media and Public Opinion on the U.S. Bases Affairs), Asian Security System Research Project, GSEC, Keio University, 2008, pp.61-75.