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Research Interests: Bioeconomics, Happiness, Demography, Economic Growth, Macroeconomics

Published Papers

Misc
  • Evolution, Income-dependent Relative Concerns, and Modern Fertility Transition, Meikai University Discussion Paper, 2013-001.
  • Child Survival, the Evolution of Income-dependent Relative Concerns, and Happiness, Meikai University Discussion Paper, 2012-002.
  • A Note on the Quality-Quantity Trade-off and Utility Function, Meikai University Discussion Paper, 2011-001.
  • Why do women in former communist countries look unhappy? A demographic perspective, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research Working Papers, 2009-032.
  • Happiness and Sex Difference in Life Expectancy, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research Working Papers, 2009-009. 
  • On the intertemporal allocation of consumption, mortality, and life-history strategies, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research Working Papers, 2009-008. 
  • The Theoretical Analysis of Income and Lifetime in the Early Stage of Development, Meikai University Discussion Paper, 2005-003. 
  • Human Capital and Longevity in the Early Stage of Development, Meikai Economic Review, No. 17 (2005). 
  • A Continuous Increase in Lifetime, Uncertainty, and the Dissaving Behavior of the Elderly, Meikai University Discussion Paper, 2004-003.
  • 新刊短評, 人口学研究 (2013).
  • 心で感じる授業, 経済セミナー (2012).

Academic Presentation (Selected)
  • Relative Concerns, Happiness, and Reproductive Behavior, PAA Annual Meeting (New Orleans, USA), Apr 2013.
  • Exploring the Myth of Unhappiness in Former Communist Countries: The Roles of the Sex Gap in Life Expectancy and Marital Status Composition, International Conference: Determinants of Unusual and Differential Longevity (Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria), Nov 2012.
  • Relative Concerns, Happiness, and Reproductive Decision, XI ISQOLS Conference (Venice, Italy), Nov 2012.
  • Child Survival, Evolution of Income-dependent Relative Preferences, and Modern Fertility Transition, International Conference: Education and the Global Fertility Transition (Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria), Nov 2011.

Referee/Reviewer or Editor
  • Demographic Research, Economic Inquiry, Journal of Population Studies, Journal of Happiness Studies, Population Studies, Social Indicators Research, Sex Roles, Social Science Journal

Grants Received
  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (c), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (Theme: Analyses of Human Behavior and Social Issues Using the Complementarity Between Bioeconomics and Happiness Studies), Apr 2014 – Mar 2019.
  • Topic-Setting Program to Advance Cutting-Edge Humanities and Social Sciences Research Responding to Real Society, A Policy Evaluation and Recommendation for the Measures for Declining Birth Rate in Japan (Core Researcher: Masahirro Abe, Chuo University), Oct 2013 – Sep 2015.
  • Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology in Japan, Science (Theme: Derivation of Utility Theory Based on Human Nature and its Application to Economics), Apr 2011 – Mar 2014.
  • Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (b), Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology in Japan, Apr 2004 - Mar 2007 

Education
  • Ph.D. in Economics, Osaka University
  • M.A. in Economics, University of Tokyo
  • B.A. in Economics, Hosei University

講義 & 教務 (オフィスアワー: 火曜5限)

Office
  • Junji Kageyama. Department of Economics, Meikai University, Akemi 1, Urayasu, Chiba 279-8550
  • 〒279-8550 千葉県浦安市明海1 明海大学経済学部 1423研究室 影山純二
  • kagejun (-atmark-) meikai.ac.jp
  • 研究課題:生物経済学、幸福度、人口学、人口経済学、経済成長、マクロ経済学