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Kyoto University
Graduate School of Agriculture, Division of Forest and Biomaterials Science, Forest Resource Management
Job title
Associate Professor
Doctor of Agriculture(Kyoto University), Master of Agriculeure(Kyoto University)

Research Interests


Research Areas


Published Papers

A Statistical Analysis of Forest Producers’ Cooperatives using Microdata from the 2005 and 2010 World Censuses of Agriculture and Forestry: Forest Practices and Forest Product Sales Classified by Forest Holding Area
Matsushita, K., Takahashi, T., Yoshida, Y., Senda, T.
Journal of Forest Commons   39 60-70   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Luo, W. Mineo, K., Matsushita, K., Kanzaki, M.
Forest Policy and Economics   91 84-93   Jun 2018   [Refereed]
Forest management prior to the establishment of Forest Producers' Cooperative
Matsushita, K., Takahashi, T.
Journal of Forest Commons   38 78-90   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Promoting green buildings: Do Chinese consumers care about green building enhancements?
Luo, W., Kanzaki, M., Matsushita, K.
International Journal of Consumer Studies   41(5) 545-557   Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Household composition and aging of forest owners in Japan
Matsushita, K., Yoshida, Y., Senda, T.
Austrian Journal of Forest Science   134(S1) 101-130   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Takahashi, T., Matsushita, K., Wil de Jong
Forest Policy and Economics   74 62-70   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
The Seasonal Fluctuation of the Forest Products Price(I) : Calculation of Seasonal Index of Timber Price
松下 幸司
Memoirs of the Faculty of Agriculture, Kagoshima University   28 153-163   Mar 1992   [Refereed]
An Econometric Analysis of Paper Production and Wastepaper in Japan
松下 幸司
Memoirs of the Faculty of Agriculture, Kagoshima University   29 149-164   Mar 1993   [Refereed]
Lumber Demand and Supply in Ryukyu Islands
松下 幸司
Memoirs of the Faculty of Agriculture, Kagoshima University   29 135-148   Mar 1993   [Refereed]
The Seasonal Fluctuation of the Forest Products Price(II) : The Relationship between Price Indicator and Quantitative Indicator
松下 幸司
Memoirs of the Faculty of Agriculture, Kagoshima University   29 121-133   Mar 1993   [Refereed]
A Statistical Analysis Carried out on the Cutting-Activity in Ryukyu Islands
松下 幸司
鹿児島大学農学部演習林報告   21 31-57   Mar 1993   [Refereed]
Hot Springs and Forest Recreation Tourism
松下 幸司
Memoirs of the Faculty of Agriculture, Kagoshima University   30 129-143   Mar 1994   [Refereed]
Change of Land Use and Forest Resources on Miyako Island
松下 幸司
鹿児島大学農学部演習林報告   22 15-34   Aug 1994   [Refereed]
Recent Problems of the Forest Insurance System in Japan
松下 幸司
The Finnish Journal of Business Economics,45(1), 86-100      1996   [Refereed]
J For Plann   2(2) 67-75   Oct 1996   [Refereed]
J For Plann   4(2) 53-63   Oct 1998   [Refereed]
Private Forest Owners' Reasons for Holding Forest and Their Forest Management Activities
Matsushita, K.
Berichte Freiburger Forstliche Forschung,51, 202-214      2004   [Refereed]
K. Matsushita; K. Taguchi
Small-scale Forestry   10(1) 19-35   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
Statistical Analysis of Wooden Houses with Installed Barrier-Free Facilities in Japan: an Application of Microdata from the 1998 Housing and Land Survey
環境情報科学   39(5) 79-86   Mar 2011   [Refereed]


A study of the increase in unknown forest owners in Japan: Aging forest owners and segmentalized private forest
Matsushita, K., Yamaguchi, K., Yoshida, Y., Senda, T.
Sustainable Forest Management for the Future – the role of managerial economics and accounting –, IUFRO Unit 4.05.00, Book of Abstracts   27-29   May 2018
Differences in forest management approaches between common forest and non-common forest in Japan
Matsushita, K., Takahashi, T., Yoshida, Y.,Senda, T.
IUFRO 125th Anniversary Congress, Abstract Book   421   Sep 2017
Impacts of modernization policy on the management of commons forests in Japan: A statistical analysis of individual data
Takahashi, T., Matsushita, K. Yoshida, Y., Senda, T.
XVI Biennial IASC (The International Association for the Study of the Commons) Conference      Jul 2017
Statistics of common forests in Japan: Changes between 1960 and 2000 derived from individual data of the World Census of Agriculture and Forestry
Matsushita, K., Takahashi, T., Aoshima, S., Taguchi, K., Yoshida, Y., Senda, T.
7th International Conference on Agricultural Statistics, FAO      Oct 2016
Common Forest Management in Japan: Changes from 1960 to 2000
Matsushita, K., Yoshida, Y. and Senda, T.
IUFRO Units 3.08, 9.03.00 and 9.05.06, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil      Sep 2016

Books etc

Current status of and problems with the forest inheritance tax in Japan
Matsushita, K. (Part:Contributor)
Taxes and Taxation Trends, IntechOpen, U.K., 159-189   Apr 2018   
Japanese reforestation policy during the 20 years following World War II
Matsushita, K. (Part:Contributor)
Precious Forests - Precious Earth, InTech, Croatia, 83-112   Sep 2015   
Statistics of Forestry
Matsushia, K.
Forest Policy in Japan, Nippon Ringyo Chosakai, Tokyo, Appendix (1)-(48)   1988   
Forest Planning
Matsushita, K.
Forestry and the Forest Industry in Japan, UBC Press, Canada,118-144   2002   
National Forest Management
Matsushita, K.
Forestry and the Forest Industry in Japan, UBC Press, Canada,84-117   2002   


Local Development by Power Generation from Forest Biomass and Livestock Industry Wastes
1999 - 2001
Ecomomic Analysis on Green Tourism in Europe
Effective Utilization of Micro-data of Forest
1996 - 1998
Economic Analysis on the Location of Grreen-tourism
1996 - 1997
Mountain Railroad and Ecotourism
1995 - 1996

Research Grants & Projects

Forest Planning System
Statistics on Forests and Forestry