YAGI Tadashi
Faculty of Economics Department of Economics
Professor
Last Updated :2021/10/24

Researcher Profile and Settings

Research Interests

  • Behavioral economics
  • Public Economics
  • Economics of education
  • Cultural Economics

Research Areas

  • Humanities & social sciences/Economic policy
  • Humanities & social sciences/Economic policy
  • Humanities & social sciences/Theoretical economics
  • Humanities & social sciences/Money and finance
  • Humanities & social sciences/Public economics, labor economics

Education

  • Nagoya University, 1987
  • Nagoya University, Graduate School, Division of Economics, 1987
  • Nagoya University, 1984
  • Nagoya University, Graduate School, Division of Economics, 1984
  • Nagoya University, School of Economics, 1982
  • Nagoya University, Faculty of Economics, 1982

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Economics, Nagoya University
  • Master of Economics, Nagoya University

Association Memberships

  • Association for behavioral economics and finance
  • Association of Cultural Economics

Published Papers

  • Education for Enhancing the Abilities of Engineers -A Survey Conducted in Japan and its Analyses-
    Kazuo Nishimura, Tadashi Yagi, Dai Miyamoto
    Journal of Education and Learning, 9(3), Jun. 2020, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • History of Changes to the Curriculum Guidelines and the Decline in Research and Development Productivity in Japan
    YAGI Tadashi
    Journal of Quality Education, 91 - 22, Dec. 2018, Japanese, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • “Science Subjects Studied and Relation to Income after University Graduation —An Empirical Analysis in Japan”
    Tadashi Yagi
    Journal of Higher Education Theory and Practice, volume 18(-2)49 - 63, Dec. 2018, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • ”Analysis of Preference Formation Using Experience Information”
    Yagi, Tadashi
    Modern Economy, Special issue on Marketing and Strategy, 2018
  • How Parenting Influences the Parent-Child Relationship : An Empirical Study in Japan
    西村 和雄, 八木 匡
    クオリティ・エデュケーション = Journal of quality education : 国際教育学会機関誌, 8(Vol.8)1 - 23, Apr. 2017, Japanese
  • “How Parenting Affects Children’s Futures: Empirical Study in Japan,”
    Tadashi Yagi
    Journalism and Mass Communication, Vol. 7(No. 1)35 - 45, 2017
  • “Moral, Trust and Happiness-Why does trust improves happiness?-”
    Tadashi Yagi
    Journal of Organizational Psychology, 17(1), 2017
  • Importance of aspiration in human capital development : the new method for improving non-cognitive ability
    渕上 智信, 八木 匡
    クオリティ・エデュケーション = Journal of quality education : 国際教育学会機関誌, 729 - 63, Apr. 2015, Japanese
  • Economic analysis about tax burden and public service consciousness
    林 智子, 伊多波 良雄, 八木 匡
    会計検査研究, (51)11 - 31, Mar. 2015, Japanese
  • “Basic Morality and Social Success in Japan,”
    Tadashi Yagi
    Journal of Informatics and Data Mining, 1(1:06)1 - 10, 2015
  • “Nonlinear Effects of Superstar Collaboration: Why the Beatles Succeeded but Broke Up,”
    Yagi, T
    Applied Economic and Finance, 2(2)103 - 111, 2015
  • “Determinants of Movie Review Ratings: New method by using Big Data”
    Yagi, T
    Journal of Business and Economics, 6(2)231 - 243, 2015
  • Knowledge Creation by Consumers and Optimal Strategies of Firms
    Tadashi Yagi
    Journal of the Knowledge Economy, Springer New York LLC, 5(3)585 - 596, 2014, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Labor Market Evaluations of Learning in Science and Mathematics Subjects
    NISHIMURA Kazuo, HIRATA Junichi, YAGI Tadashi, URASAKA Junko
    Research in higher education, 第44集(2012年度)147 - 162, Mar. 2013, Japanese
  • ”Impact of High School Science Studies on Incomes of Japanese University Graduates”
    US-China Education Review, 2013
  • “Mathematics & Science Education and Income: An Empirical Study”
    Journal of Reviews on Global Economics, Vol.21 - 8, 2013
  • The Income Security System in Japanese Traditional Performing Arts: A strategy for utilizing the nation’s traditional arts resources
    Journal of Modern Auditing and Accounting, Vol. 9(No. 5)697 - 710, 2013
  • The Income Revenue System in Japanese Traditional Performing Arts
    八木 匡, 臼井 喜法, 高島 知佐子
    文化経済学, 第9巻(第1号)23-32. - 32, Mar. 2012, Japanese
  • Role of the Community and the Equality of Opportunity in Generating the Sense of Equality and Happiness
    Yagi Tadashi
    The Nonprofit Review, Vol. 11(No.1)21 - 31, 2011, Japanese
  • The effect of the public purchase and the subsidy policy on the creative activities of artists
    八木 匡
    Cultural economics, 17(3)31 - 40, Sep. 2010, Japanese
  • Educational Training System and Academic Evaluation : Report from a Study on Japanese SMEs
    Nishimura Kazuo, Urasaka Junko, Hirata Junichi, Yagi Tadashi
    Research in higher education, 39145 - 162, Mar. 2008, Japanese
  • Evaluation of the Quality of Human Resources and the Education Policy by Small-Sized Companies
    Nishimura Kazuo, Urasaka Junko, Hirata Juniichi, Yagi Tadashi
    Research in higher education, 38239 - 255, Mar. 2007, Japanese
  • Studies on the Effects of Parents' Educational Background on Income and Promotion of University Graduates.
    Urasaka Junko, Nishimura Kazuo, Hirata Junichi, Yagi Tadashi
    Research in higher education, 34149 - 160, Mar. 2004, Japanese
  • Studying Mathematics and University Education, Labor Income and Career Promotion : Empirical Analysis on the "Survey on the Effects of Education at Departments of Economics in Japanese Universities on Career Formation"
    Hirata Junichi, Nishimura Kazuo, Urasaka Junko, Yagi Tadashi
    Social systems studies, 71 - 23, 30 Sep. 2003, English
  • Effects of learning mathematics on college education, income and promotion.
    JCER Economic Journal, (46)22 - 43, 2002
  • Trends in Income and Wealth Inequality in Japan
    YAGI Tadashi
    The monthly journal of the Japan Institute of Labour, 42(7)12 - 20,75, 2000, English
  • "Regional Development and Non-Material Public Infrastructure, "
    Bulletin of Economic Research, 49(1)47 - 70, 1997
  • An Estimation of Equivalence Scale and Re-evaluation of Japanese Income Inequality
    YAGI Tadashi, TACHIBANAKI Toshiaki
    The quarterly of social security research, 32(2)178 - 189, 1996, Japanese
  • THE INEFFICIENCY OF PRIVATE CONSTANT ANNUITIES
    T YAGI, Y NISHIGAKI
    JOURNAL OF RISK AND INSURANCE, AMER RISK INSURANCE ASSOC, INC, 60(3)385 - 412, Sep. 1993, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Income Mobility Ratchet Effect, and Optimal Level of Redistribution
    Seoul Journal of Economics, 6(4)307 - 326, 1993
  • Why Are Annuity Systems Used to Redistribute Income ?
    YAGI Tadashi
    The Economic studies quarterly, 41(2)134 - 154, 1990, English
  • Parenting methods in relation to norm awareness, social success, and perspectives of family in adulthood
    Kazuo Nishimura, Tadashi Yagi, Makoto Yano
    Journal of Computational Social Science, Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 10 Aug. 2020, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Happiness and Self-Determination –An Empirical Study in Japan
    Kazuo Nishimura, Tadashi Yagi
    Review of Behavioral Economics, Now Publishers, 6(4)385 - 419, 29 Nov. 2019, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Parents' educational background, subjects "good-at" in school and income: An empirical study
    Junichi Hirata, Kazuo Nishimura, Junko Urasaka, Tadashi Yagi
    JAPANESE ECONOMIC REVIEW, BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, 57(4)533 - 546, Dec. 2006, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Parents' educational background, subjects "good-at" in school and income: An empirical study
    Junichi Hirata, Kazuo Nishimura, Junko Urasaka, Tadashi Yagi
    JAPANESE ECONOMIC REVIEW, BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, 57(4)533 - 546, Dec. 2006, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Economic growth and the riskiness of investment in firm-specific skills
    T Maki, K Yotsuya, T Yagi
    EUROPEAN ECONOMIC REVIEW, ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 49(4)1033 - 1049, May 2005, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Working and training: A nonlinear dynamic analysis of human capital development
    K Nishimura, T Yagi, M Yano
    JAPANESE ECONOMIC REVIEW, BLACKWELL PUBL LTD, 55(2)119 - 140, Jun. 2004, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Is public long-term care insurance necessary?
    Kazutoshi Miyazawa, Panos Moudoukoutas, Tadashi Yagi
    Journal of Risk and Insurance, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 67(2)249 - 264, 2000, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Income redistribution through the tax system: A simulation analysis of tax reform
    T Yagi, T Tachibanaki
    REVIEW OF INCOME AND WEALTH, INT ASSOC RES INCOME WEALTH, (3)397 - 415, Sep. 1998, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • DETERIORATION OF PUBLIC CAPITAL AND OPTIMAL POLICY OF LOCAL AND CENTRAL GOVERNMENT
    T YAGI
    URBAN STUDIES, CARFAX PUBL CO, 32(1)123 - 134, Feb. 1995, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • THE INEFFICIENCY OF PRIVATE CONSTANT ANNUITIES
    T YAGI, Y NISHIGAKI
    JOURNAL OF RISK AND INSURANCE, AMER RISK INSURANCE ASSOC, INC, 60(3)385 - 412, Sep. 1993, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • PUBLIC-INVESTMENT AND INTERREGIONAL OUTPUT INCOME INEQUALITIES
    N OKUNO, T YAGI
    REGIONAL SCIENCE AND URBAN ECONOMICS, ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 20(3)377 - 393, Nov. 1990, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • PUBLIC-INVESTMENT AND INTERREGIONAL OUTPUT INCOME INEQUALITIES
    N OKUNO, T YAGI
    REGIONAL SCIENCE AND URBAN ECONOMICS, ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 20(3)377 - 393, Nov. 1990, English, Research paper (scientific journal)

Misc

  • 生活と職場での満足感と行動変容能力―日本における実証研究
    Kazuo NISHIMURA, Tadashi YAGI
    RIETI Discussion Paper, Research Institute of Economy, Trade & Industry, 20-J-004, Feb. 2020, Japanese, Rapid communication, short report, research note, etc. (scientific journal)
  • 子育てのあり方と倫理観、 幸福感、所得形成. -日本における実証研究-
    RIETI Discussion Paper, 16-J-048, Jul. 2016
  • Happiness and employment status
    T. Tachibankai eds
    Advances in Happiness Research: A Comparative Perspective (Creative Economy), Mar. 2016, English
  • 基本的モラルと社会的成功
    クオリティ・エデュケーション, 61 - 25, Apr. 2014
  • ”Annual Incomes of University Graduates and their Science Studies during High School Periods"
    Recent Advances in Modern Educational Technologies, edited by Hamido Fujita and Jun Sasaki, WSEAS Press, 42 - 45, 2013
  • The impact on employment of science learning in high school : evidence from income data of university graduates in employment
    Urasaka Junko, Nishimura Kazuo, Hirata Junichi, Yagi Tadashi
    Hyoronshakai kagaku : social science review, 99(99)1 - 14, Mar. 2012, Japanese
  • Bequest motives and suitability of inheritance tax
    Yagi Tadashi
    The Doshisha University economic review, 59(3)61 - 80, Dec. 2007, Japanese
  • Shape and psychological properties underlying the evaluation of creative design drawings
    Sugio Takeshi, Akama Kenichi, Yogo Masao, Azuma Koji, Yagi Tadashi
    Proceedings of the Japanese Society for Cognitive Psychology, The Japanese Society for Cognitive Psychology, 2007(0)118 - 118, 2007, Japanese
  • Effect of Cultural Influence on Expansion of Market: Empirical Evaluation of Economic Benefits of Cultural Social Infrastructure
    Yagi Tadashi
    経済学論叢, 57(2)117 - 143, Sep. 2005, English
  • Measuring Benefits from Convention Centers
    Yagi Tadashi
    The Doshisha University economic review, 56(3)45 - 621, Nov. 2004, Japanese
  • Measuring Willingness-To-Pay for Improving Accessibility to Social Infranstructure
    YAGI Tadashi
    The Doshisha University economic review, 54(2)126 - 159, Mar. 2003, Japanese
  • School Choice and Incom Inequality
    Yagi Tadashi
    The Doshisha University economic review, 50(4)508 - 523, Mar. 1999, Japanese
  • The Rolesof the Public Sector Toward the 21st Century
    Restructuring the Economy of the 21st Century in Japan and Germany, 121 - 142, 1999
  • Macroeconomic Impact of Inheritance Tax : The Positive Effect of an Increase in Inheritance Tax on Capital Accumulation
    Yagi Tadashi
    The Doshisha University economic review, 50(2)165 - 181, Sep. 1998, English
  • Distribution of Economic Well-being in Japan: Toward an Unequal Society
    P.Gottschalk, B.Gustafsson and E. Palmer eds. Changing Patterns in the Distribution of Economic Welfare:An International Perspective, Cambridge University Press., 1997
  • Optimal Regional Allocation Mechanism of Public Investment
    YAGI Tadashi
    The economic science, 42(3)27 - 35, 1995, English
  • Cost of Care and Bequests
    Toshiaki Tachibanaki ed., Savings and Bequests, University of Michigan Press., 1994
  • Accumulation process of public investment and optimal policy.
    17, 1993
  • Evaluation of pension systems on the basis of implicit rate of return.
    IP TP Review, 2, 1992
  • Criteria of income mobility and measurement of income mobility
    33(1), 1986
  • Income Mobility and Economic Welfare
    八木 匡
    The Economic science, 33(1)p91 - 97, Dec. 1985, Japanese
  • Comment on "Professional Asian Football Leagues and the Global Market"
    Tadashi Yagi
    ASIAN ECONOMIC POLICY REVIEW, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 11(1)39 - 40, Jan. 2016, English, Other
  • Public infrastructures for equalizing capability in an ageing society
    Tadashi Yagi
    The Economics of Social Security In Japan, Edward Elgar Publishing, 278 - 302, 2004, English

Books etc

  • The Kyoto Manifesto for Global Economy -The Platform for Community, Humanity, and Spirituality-
    YAGI Tadashi
    Springer, Mar. 2018, Joint author
  • Culture of Sport Organization and Industry
    Koyo Shobo, 2012
  • Economics and Policy of Sports
    Koyo shobo, 2011
  • Education and Inequality
    Nihon Hyoron sha, 2009
  • Cost of Care and Bequest
    in Saving and Bequest (eds. T. Tachibanaki), Michigan Univ. Press.

Conference Activities & Talks

  • “Dimensions of Change within the Economics Mainstream,”
    International Conference on “Beyond Boundaries: Exploring the Creative Evolution of Transdisciplinary Studies,” Kyoto University, 2017
  • “Moral, Trust and Happiness- Why Does Trust Improves Happiness?”
    28th SASE Annual Meeting, 24-26 June 2016, University of Calfornia Berkeley., 2016
  • “Determinants of Movie Review Ratings—New Method by Using Big Data”
    Association of Cultural Economics Internation, University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM), 2014
  • "Optimal Strategy for Knowledge Creation by Collaborating with Consumer"
    WEAI Pacific Rim conference, Keio University, 2013
  • “The Income Security System in Japanese Traditional Performing Arts,”
    17th International Conference on Cultural Economics by the Association of Cultural Economics International, Doshisha University,Kyoto, 2012
  • “The Effect of Differences in Risk Aversion and Personality on the Effectiveness of Public Policy”
    The First Asia Risk Forum, Hongkong City University, 2011
  • The Income Security System in Japanese Traditional Performing Arts,
    17th International Conference on Cultural Economics by the Association of Cultural Economics International, Doshisha University, 2011
  • The Role of Art in a Creative Economy: Testing the Relations between Emotional Intelligence and Creativity (joint paper with Takeo Sugio, Masao Yogo, Kennich Akama, and Koji Azuma)
    文化経済学会 兵庫県立大学大会, 2010
  • The Role of Art in a Creative Economy: Testing the Relations between Emotional Intelligence and Creativity (joint paper with Takeo Sugio, Masao Yogo, Kennich Akama, and Koji Azuma)
    16th International Conference on Cultural Economics by the Association of Cultural Economics International, Copenhagen, 9 - 12 June 2010, 2010
  • Functioning of community in unequal society and the equality of opportunity
    Annual meeting of Japan NPO association, 2010
  • “Effect of Cultural Influence on Expansion of Market –Empirical evaluation of economic benefits of cultural sociali nfrastructure-“
    The International Conference on Arts in Society (Edinburgh University), 2006

Works

  • Research on Major Corporate Activity in Kyoto
    2008
  • Optimal pricing system for social infrastructure
    2000 -2002
  • Internation Collaboration Projects by ESRI
    2000 -2002
  • Optimal Public investment Policy in reviving city.
    1991

Research Grants & Projects

  • Culture as a source of economic growth
  • Income Distribution and Economic Growth
  • Structural Change of Labor Market and wage differential'
  • Working and Training : A Non-Linear Dynamic Analysis of Human Capital Development

Comments

  • Education policy, cultural policy, creative economy