HARA Hiromi

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Name
HARA Hiromi
E-mail
harahiromifc.jwu.ac.jp
Affiliation
Japan Women's University
Section
Faculty of Human Sciences and Design, Department of Household Economics
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Ph. D. (economics)(The University of Tokyo), MA (Economics) The University of Tokyo(The University of Tokyo), BA (Economics) The University of Tokyo(The University of Tokyo), BA (Education) The University of Tokyo(The University of Tokyo)
Research funding number
50605970

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jul 2003
 - 
Jun 2009
July June The Japan Institute for Labour Policy and Training, Researcher
 
Jul 2009
 - 
Mar 2012
July March The Japan Institute for Labour Policy and Training, Vice Chief Researcher
 

Education

 
 
 - 
2003
Graduate School, Division of Economics, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1996
Graduate School, Division of Economics, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1994
Department of Economics, Faculty of Economics, The University of Tokyo
 

Committee Memberships

 
 
   
 
fellow
 

Awards & Honors

 
Mar 2015
29th Okinaga Prize
 

Published Papers

 
The Union Wage Effect in Japan
Hara, Hiromi and Daiji Kawaguchi
Industrial Relations   Vol. 47(No. 4) 569-590   2008
What Influences Workers in Deciding to Support Unions?: Evidence from Japan - Focus on Workers' Understanding of Their Rights
Hara, Hiromi and Hiroki Sato
Japan Labor Review   Vol. 3(No. 2) pp. 91-115   2006
Labour Demand for New High School Graduates in Japan
Hara, Hiromi
Japan Labor Review   Vol. 2(No. 3) pp. 49-72   2005
The Impact of Firm-provided Training on Productivity, Wages, and Transition to The Impact of Firm-provided Training on Productivity, Wages, and Transition to Regular Employment for Workers in Flexible Arrangements
Hara, Hiromi
Journal of The Japanese and International Economies   34 336-359   2014
Hiromi Hara
Labour Economics   47 149-162   2017

Books etc

 
Career development of non-regular employees: Toward a society in which all people can develop their vocational skills and are appropriately evaluated
Kosugi, Reiko and Hiromi Hara (eds) (Part:Joint Work)
Keiso-Shobo   Dec 2011   
Economic Analysis on Job Training
Keiso shobo   Apr 2014   ISBN:978-4-326-50395-7

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The Impact of Firm-provided Training on Productivity, Wages and Transition from Non-regular to Regular Employment
2013 Asian Meeting of the Econometric Society, Singapore, National University of Singapore   2013   
Women's wages and work skill development
2013   
The Effect of Minimum Wage on Training
11th International Conference of Western Economic Association International   2015   
The Effect of Minimum Wage on Skill Formation
17th Labor Economic Conference   2014   
The Effects of Minimum Wage on Training
2015 Spring Japan Economic Association Meeting   2015   

Works

 
Hara, Hiromi “The Impact of Firm-provided Training on Productivity, Wages and Transition to Regular Employment: Using Japanese Workers in Flexible Work Arrangements for Identification”, TCER Working Paper Series E-38, Tokyo Center for Economic Research. 2
The Others   
Hara, Hiromi and Daiji Kawaguchi (2006) ""What Do Unions Do in Japan?,'' Graduate School of Economics and Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University, COE/RES Discussion Paper Series, No. 171 (http://www.econ.hit-u.ac.jp/~coe-res/dp_doc/no_171
The Others   
Itoh, Motoshige, Hiromi Hara, and Hiroshi Ohashi (1996), ""Foreign Direct Investment, International Trade and Transfer of Technology: A Case Study in South East Asian Countries,"" EBRD discussion paper presented in EBRD for development conference on trans
The Others   
Hara, Hiromi (2017) “Explaining the Persistence of the Gender Wage Gap in Japan: The ‘glass ceiling’ and the ‘sticky floor’,” VoxEU. http://voxeu.org/article/japans-glass-ceiling-and-sticky-floor 2017
The Others   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Study on trend of labor market and human capital formation in Japan
Job ability develpment of female workers with declining economic growth
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2012 - 2013
The Study for Construction of New Employment System through Labor Market Policy Evaluation
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2013 - 2015