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Published Papers

木庭 俊彦
経済学研究   79(2) 81-103   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Koba Toshihiko
Keiei Shigaku (Japan Business History Review)   46(4) 4_23-4_47   2012   [Refereed]
In this paper, I considered the progress of mechanization in port area during the Interwar period and the process of reorganization.<br>Chikuho area, the northern part of Kyushu, is the biggest coal mining area in Japan. Most of the coal was loade...
KOBA Toshihiko
The journal of political economy and economic history   51(4) 35-45   Jul 2009   [Refereed]
Prior to the Second World War, much of the coal mined in Kyushu and Yamaguchi was transported through the Seto Inland Sea by motorized sailboat. This motorized sailboat transportation system was taken under government control during the Pacific Wa...
KOBA Toshihiko
SOCIO-ECONOMIC HISTORY   73(4) 353-376   2007   [Refereed]
Most of the coal in the Chikuho area was transported by sailing ship across the Seto Inland Sea during the interwar period. A distinctive characteristic of these ships was the presence of ippaisenshu [owner-operators], who were independent ship ow...


The Mechanization of Coal Loading and the Restructuring of the Stevedoring
Japanese Research in Business History   31 67-84   2014
木庭 俊彦
三井文庫論叢   (47) 133-196   Dec 2013