Regular seminar

The 34th Regular Seminar/International Seminar

Date and time November 28 (Wed), 2018  13:30-15:00
Venue Hitotsubashi University, Mercury Tower 3F #3302
Speaker Prof. Guanghua Wan, Institute of World Economy, Fudan University, the People's Republic of China
Title The impacts of income polarization on health and crimes in China
Language English

The 33rd Regular Seminar/International Seminar

Date and time October 10 (Wed), 2018 18:00-19:30
Venue HIAS Seminar Room (Faculty Building II, Room 517), Kunitachi West Campus, Hitotsubashi University
Speaker Prof. Han Bleichrodt, Professor of Behavioral Economics, Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Title Ambiguity preferences for health
Language English

The 31st Regular Seminar

Date and time Augusut 2 (Thu), 2018 16:30-18:00
Venue HIAS Seminar Room (Faculty Building II, Room 517), Kunitachi West Campus, Hitotsubashi University
Speaker Dr. Ying YAO, HIAS Postdoctoral Researcher, Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study, Hitotsubashi University
Title Tobacco Purchasing Behavior : An Analysis of Japanese Consumer Panel Data
Language English

The 30th Regular Seminar

Date and time July 18 (Wed), 2018 13:30–15:00
Venue Hitotsubashi University, Mercury Tower 3F #3302
Speaker Dr. Makoto TOBE, Senior Advisor (health financing/health systems) of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) (an adjunct member of HIAS Health)
Title Enabling pregnant women in rural mountainous areas of the Philippines to deliver babies at health facilities without suffering financial hardship — Cooperation for attaining Universal Health Coverage (UHC) by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Language English

The 29th regular seminar/Public Economics Workshop

Date and time June 27 (Wed), 2018 13:15~14:45
Venue Hitotsubashi University, Mercury Tower 3F #3302
Speaker Dr. Reo TAKAKU, Senior Researcher, Institute for Health Economics and Policy
Title Detecting Waste in Health Care *via* Hospital Sorting
Language English

The 28th Regular Seminar/Public Economics Work Shop

Date and time June 25 (Mon), 2018 13:30-15:00
Venue Hitotsubashi University, Mercury Tower 3F #3302
Speaker Dr. Shinya SUGAWARA, Junior Associate Professor, Department of Business Economics, Tokyo University of Science
Title Pay-for-Performance and Selective Referral in Long-Term Care (joint with Toshiaki Iizuka and Haruko Noguchi)
Language English

The 27th Regular Seminar

Date and time May 30 (Wed), 2018 16:30-18:00
Venue HIAS Seminar Room (Faculty Building II, Room 517), Kunitachi West Campus, Hitotsubashi University
Speaker Dr. Tamahi KATO (YAMAUCHI), Adjunct Research Associate, Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study, Hitotsubashi University (HIAS Health member)
Title Monitoring governance, management and operational capacity of mutual health organizations in three regions of Senegal: Findings from the 2017 Survey
Language English

The 26th Regular Seminar/International Seminar

Date and time April 13 (Fri), 2018 16:00-17:30
Venue HIAS Seminar Room (Faculty Building II, Room 517), Kunitachi West Campus, Hitotsubashi University
Speaker Dr. Niels-Hugo Blunch, Associate Professor of Economics, Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics, Washington and Lee University, USA
Title Unintended Consequences: Program Evaluation and The World Bank Vs. Adult Literacy Programs and Child Mortality
Language English

The 25th Regular Seminar/International Seminar

Date and time April 6 (Fri), 2018 16:00-17:30
Venue HIAS Seminar Room (Faculty Building II, Room 517), Kunitachi West Campus, Hitotsubashi University
Speaker Professor. Aki Tsuchiya, School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) and Department of Economics, The University of Sheffield, UK
Title Comparing inequality and risk aversion in social welfare for health and income: an empirical analysis using hypothetical scenarios with losses
Language English

The 24th Regular Seminar

Date and time March 15 (Thu), 2018 15:00-16:30
Venue HIAS Seminar Room (Faculty Building II, Room 517), Kunitachi West Campus, Hitotsubashi University
Speaker Dr. KATO (YAMAUCHI), Tamahi, Adjunct Research Associate, Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study, Hitotsubashi University (a member of HIAS Health)
Title Agricultural input subsidies in sub-Saharan Africa - the case of Tanzania
Language English

The 23rd Regular Seminar/Public Economics Work Shop/International Seminar

Date and time February 6 (Tue), 2018 17:30-19:00
Venue HIAS Seminar Room (Faculty Building II, Room 517), Kunitachi West Campus, Hitotsubashi University
Speaker Prof. Josselin Thuilliez, Research Professor, CNRS at Sorbonne Economic Center (CES, University of Paris 1, Pantheon Sorbonne)
Title Information quantity, disease risk, and technology adoption: experimental evidence from Burkina Faso.
Language English