Masashi HOSHINO

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Name
Masashi HOSHINO
E-mail
hoshinomkomazawa-u.ac.jp
URL
https://www.komazawa-u.ac.jp/english/academics/undergraduate/global-media-studies.html
Affiliation
Komazawa University
Section
Faculty of Global Media Studies Department of Global Media
Job title
Lecturer
Degree
Doctor of Economics(Kobe University)
Research funding number
80552299
ORCID ID
0000-0002-9596-5379

Profile

Masashi HOSHINO currently is a Lecturer of Faculty of Global Media Studies, Komazawa University, and a Part-time Lecturer of Waseda University. He has a Doctor of Economics from Kobe University. He was an Assistant Professor of Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University from 2013 to 2016, a Post Doctoral Fellow at Hokkaido University from 2009 to 2013, a Part-time Lecturer at University of Tokyo from 2010 to 2011, and a Senior Scholar at Peking University from 2006 to 2008. He had taught Chinese Economy, Introduction to Microeconomics, Introduction to Macroeconomics, Income Distribution, and Development Economics at Waseda University. He had served as a member of the Associate Editor of the Asian Studies.

His fields of specialization are Chinese Economy and Development Economics. His research interests include regional disparity, income distribution, and economic data of China. His work featured in academic publications such as Asian Studies, and media publications such as The Japan Broadcasting Corporation (NHK). His paper “Measurement of GDP per capita and Regional Disparities in China, 1979-2009” has been cited in books and review papers many times. He has presented keynote speech at Heilongjiang University, China. He has received the grant from the Ministry of Education and Science of Japan and The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation. He received the 2014 Autumn Semester Waseda Teaching Award in "Study of Economics: Development Economics".

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
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Today
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Media Studies, Komazawa University
 
Apr 2016
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Today
Part-time Lecturer, School of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University
 
Apr 2013
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Mar 2016
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University
 
Apr 2009
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Mar 2013
Post Doctoral Fellow, Slavic Research Center, Hokkaido University
 
Oct 2010
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Mar 2011
Part-time Lecturer, Graduate School of Economics, Kobe University
 
Apr 2010
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Mar 2011
Part-time Lecturer, Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo
 

Education

 
 
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Mar 2009
Comprehensive Economic Policy, Graduate School of Economics, Kobe University
 
 
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Jul 2008
Department of Development Economics, School of Economics, Peking University (Senior Scholar)
 
 
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Mar 2001
Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Hokkaido University
 

Committee Memberships

 
Jun 2019
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Today
Japanese Association for Chinese Economy and Management Studies  Finance Officer
 
Apr 2015
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Mar 2016
The Tokyo Foundation  Japan-China Young Researchers Collaborative Project Member
 
Nov 2013
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Jul 2015
Asian Studies  Associate Editor
 
Oct 2013
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Today
Japanese Studies of Contemporary China  Associate Editor
 
Apr 2013
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Mar 2015
Slavic Research Center, Hokkaido University  Joint Research Fellow
 

Books etc

 
Hiroyuki KATO and Kai KAJITANI ed. (Part:Joint Work, Ch. 13 Tolerance for Widening Income Inequality in Rural Area, pp. 267-289)
Minerva Shobo   Mar 2016   ISBN:462307594X
Akira Uegaki and Shinichiro Tabata ed. (Part:Joint Work, Ch. 6 Regional Disparity, pp. 136-161.)
Minerva Shobo   Apr 2013   ISBN:4623066177
The Industrial Agglomeration map of Yangtze River Delta, China (Written in Japanese)
Hiroyuki KATO and Shiro HIOKI ed. (Part:Joint Work, Ch.2 Data of Industrial Agglomeration, pp. 17-32, Part 2 Map)
Waseda Institute of Contemporary Chinese Studies, Network of Contemporary Chinese Studies, National Institutes for the Humanities   Mar 2012   ISBN:18847498
http://www.china-waseda.jp/wiccs/result/publication.html
Hiroyuki Kato ed. (Part:Joint Work, Ch.14 Change in Definition of Urban and Urban-Rural Gap, pp. 303-326.)
Keiso Shobo   Mar 2012   ISBN:4326546417
Hiroyuki KATO and WU Baijun (Part:Joint Work, TFP of Manufacturing Enterprises in Coastal and Inland China, 2004-2007: Evidence from Listed Enterprises Panel Data, pp.165-177.)
East China University of Science and Technology Press   Mar 2011   ISBN:9787562829836
ICAS, Ibaraki University ed. (Part:Joint Work, Income Inequality in China that Afforestation Engendered, pp. 163-164.)
THE IBARAKI SHIMBUN   Oct 2010   ISBN:487273257X

Published Papers

 
Hoshino M.
International Journal of Economics and Business Modeling   5(1) 227-232   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
China, Russia, and India have been forming two convergence clubs during economic liberalization and the high-growth period. The convergence exists in regional economic growth in Japan, Korea, and Brazil.
Masashi Hoshino
RIEB Discussion Paper Series   DP2011(17) 1-41   Mar 2011
Previous studies since the 1990s have overestimated inter-province disparities. Inter-province disparities have decreased since 2005.
Masashi HOSHINO
Kobe University Doctoral Dissertation      Mar 2009   [Refereed]
KAJITANI Kai and HOSHINO Masashi
Asian Studies   55(1) 19-39   Jan 2009   [Refereed]
Most of the inequality among counties can be explained by the inequality within each province. The inequality among provinces seems to be mitigated by fiscal transfer by the central government.

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Masashi HOSHINO
The 34th International Association for Research in Income and Wealth General Conference   26 Aug 2016   Westin Bellevue Dresden Hotel, Germany
Tolerance for Income Inequality in Rural China
Masashi HOSHINO
International Symposium "Economic Transition and Income Inequality in China"   29 Nov 2015   Kyoto University
Measurement of GDP per capita and Regional Disparities in China, 1979–2013
Masashi HOSHINO
China after Xi Jinping: The View from Japan and Australia Symposium   12 Sep 2014   The Australian National University, Australia
Measurement of GDP per capita and Regional Disparities in China, 1979–2013
Masashi HOSHINO
The 25th Chinese Economic Association (UK) and 6th Chinese Economic Association (Europe) Annual Conference   2 Sep 2014   University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Masashi HOSHINO
Asia Economic Community Forum 2013   2 Nov 2013   Hyatt Regency Incheon, Korea Rep.
Convergence Clubs in China: A Comparative Analysis of East Asia and Emerging Nations
Masashi HOSHINO
24th Chinese Economic Association (UK) and 5th Chinese Economic Association (Europe) Annual Conference.   30 Aug 2013   Leiden University, Netherlands
星野 真
日中国际学术研讨会:中国经济转型与日中经贸关系   8 Sep 2012   黑龙江大学、中国
Measurement of GDP per capita and Regional Disparities in China, 1979-2010
Masashi HOSHINO
Workshop on Poverty and Inequality in China and India   13 Mar 2012   University of Manchester, U.K.
Masashi HOSHINO
Indo-Japanese Dialogue on Eurasia II: Relations with China   27 Feb 2012   Hokkaido University, Japan
Masashi HOSHINO
The 5th Indo-Japanese Dialogue on “The BRICs as Regional Economic Powers in the Global Economy”   27 Dec 2011   Jawaharlal Nehru University, India
Masashi HOSHINO
2011 Autumn Meeting, Japanese Economic Association   30 Oct 2011   University of Tsukuba
中国沿海和内陆地区制造业的全要素生产率2004-2007: 基于对上市公司面板数据的研究 (in Chinese)
星野 真
城乡统筹与经济社会发展2010年国际学术研讨会   6 Nov 2010   华东理工大学、中国
Masashi HOSHINO
The 2009 Convention of the Japan Association for Asian Studies (JAAS)   10 Oct 2009   Hosei University
Masashi Hoshino
The 2008 Summer Conventions of the Japan Association for Asian Studies   28 Jun 2008   St.Andrew's University
KAJITANI Kai and HOSHINO Masashi
The 2009 Convention of the Japan Association for Asian Studies   13 Oct 2007   Tokyo Woman's Christian University

Research Grants & Projects

 
Waseda University: FY2013 Grants for Special Research Projects (for Newly-Hired Faculty)
Project Year: Jun 2013 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): Masashi HOSHINO
Ministry of Education and Science of Japan: Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity Start-up
Project Year: Oct 2009 - Mar 2011    Investigator(s): Masashi HOSHINO
The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation: Research Grant
Project Year: Oct 2009 - Sep 2010    Investigator(s): Masashi HOSHINO

Works

 
Masashi HOSHINO   
Review of Development Economics, China Economic Review, Developing Economies, Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies, Asian Studies

Awards & Honors

 
Aug 2015
"Study of Economics: Development Economics", Teaching Award (2014 Autumn Semester), Waseda University
 
http://www.waseda.jp/inst/ches/news/2015/08/28/560/
http://www.waseda.jp/fpse/pse/news/2015/09/15/5224/

Teaching Experience

 
 

Misc

 
Masashi HOSHINO
Transportation & Economy   78(12) 168-175   Dec 2018   [Invited]
Masashi HOSHINO
Views on China   98-110   Mar 2016   [Invited]
Wu D., Wu Z., Xu C., and Hoshino M.
International Journal of Economics and Business Modeling   5(1) 218-219   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Short Communication
Masashi HOSHINO
USJI Universities Research Report   24    Oct 2013   [Invited]
Masashi HOSHINO
Teikoku's Atlas, Teikoku Shoin (Publ.)   13   Mar 2012   [Invited]
Masashi HOSHINO
Slavic Research Center News   (128) 14-17   Feb 2012   [Invited]
Masashi HOSHINO
Ajiken World Trends   197 32-35   Feb 2012   [Invited]
Masashi HOSHINO
Reshaping Japan's Border Studies, GCOE Program of Hokkaido University, Website      Jul 2011   [Invited]
Masashi HOSHINO
New Geography A for High School, 1st edition, Teikoku Shoin (Publ.)   89   Mar 2007   [Invited]

Social Contribution

 
Chinese Economy and Society and Aging Society (4): Declining Working-Age Population and Widening China's Robot Market
[TV or radio appearance]  Japan Broadcasting Corporation (NHK) Radio 1  Evening News  (Evening Hot Talk)  27 Jul 2017
What Do You Think about China's Dynamism? (4): Chinese Tourists and Regional Economy in Japan
[TV or radio appearance]  Japan Broadcasting Corporation (NHK) Radio 1  Evening News  (Evening Hot Talk)  21 Oct 2016
[Panelist]  Waseda Institute of Political Economy  Symposium "How Academic Community has Played a Role in International Cooperation"  (Building 3, Waseda University)  23 Mar 2016
[Panelist]  Tokyo Foundation and Institute of Japanese Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (University of International Relations (at Beijing, China))  2nd Japan-China Young Researchers Dialogue  (中国与日本:如何共同走向未来?)  2 Nov 2015
[Lecturer]  The Senior High School Affiliated to Showa Pharmaceutical University  Special Trial Lecture of Waseda University  15 Jul 2015
Reading the Inside of Contemporary China: Chinese Economy (1)(2) (in Japanese)
[Lecturer]  Extension Center, Waseda University  Open College 2014 Winter Semester  (Nakano school, Extension Center, Waseda University)  27 Jan 2015 - 3 Feb 2015
Chinese Economy and Society
[Panelist]  Tokyo Foundation and Institute of Japanese Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (The Nippon Foundation Bldg)  86th Tokyo Foundation Forum  (Japan-China Young Researchers Dialogue)  3 Dec 2014 - 4 Dec 2014
Reliability of Chinese Local Economic Data
[Media coverage cooperation]  NHK WORLD  Asia Biz Forecast  8 Mar 2014
[Contribution]  Yomiuri Shimbun  YOMIURI ONLINE  (WASEDA ONLINE, Opinion, International)  12 Aug 2013
Turning Point of Chinese Economy: Decreasing of Rural-Urban Gap (in Japanese)
[Informant]  The Nikkei  (Keizai Kyoushitsu)  27 Apr 2012
[Lecturer]  Research Institute for Economics and Business Administration, Kobe University and Hyogo Prefecture Public Seminar  (Kobe University Main Building)  3 Jul 2010
Income Inequality in China that Afforestation Engendered (in Japanese)
[Contribution]  THE IBARAKI SHIMBUN  (To a Sustainable World: From Ibaraki University)  28 Apr 2009
Earth Circulation
[Interviewee, Informant]  The Nikkei  16 Apr 2008
Economy Scramble (in Japanese)
[TV or radio appearance]  China Radio International  9 Mar 2008
What do you need interchange between Japan and China? (in Japanese) [Special Award]
[Contribution]  Searchina  2006 Paper Award  27 Feb 2007