Ikuko Okamoto

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Ikuko Okamoto
Toyo University
Faculty of Regional Development StudiesDepartment of Regional Development Studies
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Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2009
May 2011
Visiting Research Fellow, Resource Management in Asia and the Pacific, Australia National University
Mar 1998
Mar 2000
Visiting Resesarch Fellow, Department of Agricultural Planning, Myanmar Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation

Published Papers

Monthly journal of Institute of Developing Economies   50(3) 48-69   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
栗田 匡相, 岡本 郁子, 黒崎 卓, 藤田 幸一, Kurita Kyosuke, Okamoto Ikuko, Kurosaki Takashi, Fujita Koichi
アジア経済   45(8) 2-37   Aug 2004   [Refereed]
岡本 郁子, Okamoto Ikuko
アジア経済   45(2) 2-27   Feb 2004   [Refereed]
Bi-monthly journal of the Institute of Asian Economic Affairs   42(10) 2-36   2001   [Refereed]


Coping and Adaptation against Decreasing Fish Resources: Case Study of Fishermen in Lake Inle, Myanmar
Ikuko Okamoto
329    Mar 2012
Myanmar Migrant Workers in Ranong
257    Oct 2010
The Shrimp Export Boom and Small-Scale Fishermen in Myanmar 
Ikuko Okamoto
IDE Discussion Paper   135    Mar 2008

Books etc

Simpson, A., Farrely, N. and Holiday, I. eds. Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Myanmar
Ikuko Okamoto (Part:Contributor, “Agriculture”)
Routledge   2017   
Myanmar in Post-military rule
Ikuko Okamoto (Part:Contributor)
Institute of Developing Economies   Nov 2015   
Shinichi Shigetomi, Ikuko Okamoto
Edward Elgar Pub   Sep 2014   ISBN:1783474378
Sex worker in Thailand,” in Johan Lindquist, Joshua Barker and Erik Harms. Figures of Modernity in Southeast Asia.
Ikuko Okamoto (Part:Contributor)
Monique Skidmore, Trevor Wilson
ANU E Press   Sep 2011   ISBN:0731538110
The Movement of Rural Labour in Myanmar: Rakhine Case Study in Nicholas Cheesman, Monique Skidmore and Trevor Wilson eds. Ruling Myanmar: From Cyclone Nargis to National Elections
Ikuko Okamoto (Part:Contributor, 168-193)
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies   2010   
Fumiharu Meino (Part:Joint Editor)
NUS Press   Mar 2009   ISBN:9971694611
Ikuko Okamoto
Singapore University Press   Feb 2009   ISBN:997169431X

Conference Activities & Talks

Myanmar's rural economy at a crossroads [Invited]
Ikuko Okamoto
Myanmar Update 2019   15 Mar 2019   Australia National University
“Fade Away or Persist? Labor-credit Interlinked Transaction in Rural Myanmar: Case of Agricultural Labourers in a Delta Village” (共著:Hnin Yu Lwin, Koichi Fujita)
Ikuko Okamoto
The 24th International conference for Agri-food Research Network   5 Dec 2017   
Village organizational capability and collective actions in Myanmar” [Invited]
Ikuko Okamoto
UY-ANU Myanmar Update Forum   15 Mar 2017