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Yoshito Takasaki

タカサキ ヨシト | Yoshito Takasaki
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Homepage URL  (2): https://sites.google.com/site/takasakiweb/https://sites.google.com/site/takasakiweb/
Research field  (4): Economic policy ,  Economic policy ,  Economic policy ,  Economic policy
Research keywords  (23): Conservation ,  Rural livelihoods ,  Vocational training ,  Conflict ,  Ethnicity ,  Spatial analysis ,  Community ,  Geography ,  Field experiment ,  Applied Microeconometrics ,  Shifting cultivation ,  Tropical forests ,  Crime ,  Disability ,  Health ,  Social network ,  Political economy ,  Institution ,  Natural disaster ,  Risk ,  Poverty ,  Resource Economics ,  Development Economics
Research theme for competitive and other funds  (16):
  • 2018 - 2024 Interdisciplinary collaborative research on rainforest conservation and development
  • 2018 - 2023 Integrating spatial data and development program evaluation
  • 2018 - 2019 Exploratory study on spatial data and program evaluation
  • 2014 - 2019 Innovations in conservation and development in Amazonian rainforest: endogenous community location and poverty traps
  • 2016 - 2018 Field experiment to measure psychic costs of vaccination in rural Africa
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Papers (47):
  • Yoshito Takasaki. Risky Coping. Journal of Development Studies. 2018. 54. 3. 501-522
  • Ryoko Sato, Yoshito Takasaki. Advantages and disadvantages of institutional delivery and home Delivery: A qualitative study in northern Nigeria. 2018
  • Katsuo Kogure, Yoshito Takasaki. GIS for causal research design. 2018
  • Yoshito Takasaki. Disability and poverty: Landmine amputees in Cambodia. 2018
  • Yoshito Takasaki, Ryoko Sato. Is antenatal care effective?: Experimental evidence from rural Nigeria. 2018
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MISC (2):
  • Yoshito Takasaki. Randomized experiments on preventative health care among pregnant women and infants in Nigeria. PRIMCED Newsletter. 2013. 6
  • Yoshito Takasaki. Marine transport industry in the world : intensive international competition and global strategies of Japanese liner companies. LTCB Research. 1994. 24
Books (3):
  • Social Network Analysis of Disaster Response, Recovery, and Adaptation
    Elsevier 2016
  • Deforestation Around the World
    InTech 2012
  • Rice Business: An Emerging Big Market
    Jitsugyononihonsha 1991
Lectures and oral presentations  (50):
  • Disability and poverty: evidence from landmine amputees in Cambodia
    (Hitotsubashi Summer Institute 2016)
  • How effective is antenatal care in developing countries?: experimental evidence from rural Nigeria
    (Tokyo Workshop on International Development, University of Tokyo 2016)
  • Environmental and market determinants of economic orientation among rain forest communities: evidence from a large-scale survey in western Amazonia
    (National Institute for Environmental Studies 2016)
  • Environmental and economic determinants of rain forest livelihood choice: a community-level analysis from western Amazonia
    (Economic Development Workshop/Seminar series in Center for Economic Institutions, Hitotsubashi University 2016)
  • Environmental and economic determinants of rain forest livelihood choice: a community-level analysis from western Amazonia
    (KDME Workshop/RIEB Seminar, Kobe University 2015)
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Education (4):
  • 1994 - 2000 University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • 1991 - 1993 Georgetown University
  • 1986 - 1988 The University of Tokyo Geography
  • 1984 - 1986 University of Tokyo Natural Sciences I
Professional career (4):
  • Ph.D., Agricultural and Applied Economics (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
  • M.A., Agricultural Economics (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
  • M.B.A., Business Administration (Georgetown University)
  • B.S., Geography (University of Tokyo)
Work history (13):
  • 2015/04 - 現在 University of Tokyo Graduate School of Economics Professor
  • 2014/04 - 2017/03 Japan International Coorporation Agency Evaluation Department Technical Advisor
  • 2010/04 - 2016/03 Hitotsubashi University Institute of Economic Research Visiting Researcher
  • 2011/04 - 2015/03 University of Tsukuba Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Professor
  • 2010/04 - 2011/03 University of Tsukuba Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences Professor
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Committee career (28):
  • 2018/04 - 現在 Tokyo Workshop on International and Development Economics Organizer
  • 2018/04 - 現在 Tokyo Workshop on International and Development Economics 幹事
  • 2017/04 - 現在 Center for International Research on the Japanese Economy Faculty
  • 2017/04 - 現在 日本経済国際共同研究センター 専任教員
  • 2017 - 現在 Center for Research and Education in Program Evaluation Research Education Planning Committee
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Awards (13):
  • 2015/03 - University of Tsukuba Research Activity Honorarium
  • 2014/03 - University of Tsukuba Research Activity Honorarium
  • 2013/03 - University of Tsukuba Research Activity Honorarium
  • 2001 - Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison Henry Taylor Doctoral Dissertation award The Microdynamics of Conservation and Development in Tropical Forests
  • 2001 - American Agricultural Economics Association Outstanding Ph. D. Dissertation Honorable Mention The Microdynamics of Conservation and Development in Tropical Forests
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Association Membership(s) (4):
Association of Environmental and Resource Economists ,  JAPANESE ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION ,  Agricultural and Applied Economics Association ,  American Economic Association
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