TAKAHASHI Akio

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Name
TAKAHASHI Akio
Affiliation
The University of Tokyo
Section
Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia, Department of South Asian Studies
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Economics(Kyoto University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Oct 2002
 - 
Today
Professor, Institute of Advanced Studies on Asia, University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1996
 - 
Sep 2002
Associate Profossor, Institute of Advanced Studies on Asia, University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1981
 - 
Mar 1996
Reseacher, Area Studies Department, Institute of Developing Economies
 
1981
 - 
1996
Institute of Developing Economies, Researcher
 
Dec 1993
 - 
Dec 1995
Senior Researcher, Department of Agricultural Planning, Ministry of Agriculture, Myanmar
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1981
Faculty of Economics, Kyoto University
 

Awards & Honors

 
2002
Ohira Memorial Award
 

Published Papers

 
Comparative Study of Myanmar Village Society: Japan, Thailand, and Myanmar
TAKAHASHI Akio
(44) 5-26   May 2015   [Refereed]
Managements and Markets of the Rice Mills in Pathein, Myanmar
TAKAHASHI Akio
(167) 400-433   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Reexamination of Export Statistics of Burma Rice
TAKAHASHI Akio
(88) 49-67   Mar 2008
Rice Terraces and Village Economy in Myanmar
TAKAHASHI Akio
Journal of Rice Terrace Society   (7) 10-23   Jul 2006   [Refereed]
Rice terraces in a mountainous region of northeast Burma (Myanmar): their economic structure and resource management system
TAKAHASHI Akio
Jounal of the Institute of Advanced Studies on Asia   第146冊 309-352   Dec 2004   [Refereed]
State Sugar Enterprises and Sugar Farmers in Myanmar
TAKAHASHI Akio
Oriental Culture   (82) 137-163   Mar 2002   [Refereed]
Rural to Rural Migration and Occpational Strata in Myanmar
髙橋昭雄
Ajia Keizai   38(11) 2-24   Nov 1997   [Refereed]
Canal Irrigation and Agriculture in Kyaukse, Myanmar
TAKAHASHI Akio
Ajia Keizai   34(12) 33-64   Dec 1993   [Refereed]
Land Tunure under the Burmese Socialism
TAKAHASHI Akio
31(3) 27-44   Mar 1990   [Refereed]
Development of Farmland Policy in a Rice Cultivating Village in Lower Burma from 1957 to 1987
TAKAHASHI Akio
Ajia Keizai   31(2) 2-18   Feb 1990   [Refereed]
"Industrial Agriculture" in Lower Burma during Colonial Period: Reconsidering the Furnivall's View
TAKAHASHI Akio
Ajia Keizai   26(11) 29-48   Nov 1985   [Refereed]

Misc

 
NLD's execution ability to be questioned
TAKAHASHI Akio
Asahi Newspaper      Dec 2015
(Book Review)NAKANISHI Yoshihiro "Political Structure of Burmese Junta"
TAKAHASHI Akio
(40) 165-170   May 2011   [Refereed][Invited]
30. “Swiddens, Rice Terraces, and Malaysia Connections: Resource Use and Socio-economic Strata in the Chin Hills, Myanmar”
TAKAHASHI Akio
   Sep 2009
Swiddens, Rice Terraces, and Malay Connections: Resource Use and Socio-economic Strata in the Chin Hills, Myanmar
Tonan Ajia Kenkyu   45(3) 404-427   2007
Regional Differences in Agriculture in Burma during the Japanese Occupation Period.
In Kei NEMOTO ed. Reconsidering the Japanese Military Occupation in Burma (1942-45). Research Institute for Language and Cultures of Asia and Africa (ILCAA), Tokyo University Foreign Studies.   157-178   2007
Myanmar's State-owned Sugar Industry and Sugarcane Farmers
Toyo Bunka   82    2002
Various Topics of Village Study in Myanmar
TAKAHASHI Akio
   Dec 2001
Thnade Village in Shan Plateau
TAKAHASHI Akio
   Jan 1997
Rural Migration and Household Occupations in Myanmar
Ajia Keizai   38(11) 2-24   1997
Canal Irrigation and Agriculture in Kyaukse District, Upper Burma
Ajia Keizai   34(12) 33-64   1993

Books etc

 
People's Myanmar: Description of the Chaging Coutry from the Viewpoint of Everyday Lives in the Village
TAKAHASHI Akio
Akashi Publisher   Mar 2018   
Regime Change and Socio-ecomomic Transformation of Myanmar Villages
Akashi Publisher   Oct 2016   
Japanese Village vs. Myanmar Village: Gemeinschaft vs.Community
Kokon Shoin   Apr 2016   
State and People of Myanmar: A Comparative Study of Village Society between Japan and Myanmar
TAKAHASHI Akio
Akashi Publisher   Nov 2012   
Furnivall
Heibonsha   2008   
Ayeyarwaddy River
TAKAHASHI Akio (Part:Contributor)
2008   
Myanmar (Economy, Industry)
2008   
“Regional Differences in Agriculture in Burma during the Japanese Occupation Period”.
In Kei NEMOTO ed. Reconsidering the Japanese Military Occupation in Burma (1942-45). (Part:Contributor, 157-178)
Research Institute for Language and Cultures of Asia and Africa (ILCAA), Tokyo University Foreign Studies.   2007   
Burma (Myanmar)
Kobundo   2005   
Golden Triangle
Kobundo   2005   
Stagnant "Development" by Military Rule in Myanmar
SUEHIRO Akiro (ed.) Iwanami's History of Southeast Asia Vol. IX (Part:Contributor, 205-230)
Iwanami Shoten   Feb 2002   
Burma : Stagnat Development under the Military Rule
ed.Akira Suehiro Lectures on Southeast Asian History Vol.Ⅸ   2002   
“The Cotton Production Policy and Cotton Farmers in Myanmar”
In Hiromitsu UMEHARA ed. Agrarian Transformation and Areal Differentiation in Globalizing Southeast Asia. (Part:Joint Work, 88-106)
Rikkyo University Center for Asian Area Studies   2002   
Japanse Vilage vs. Myanmar Village
Shougakukan   Nov 2001   
Village Ecomony of Myanmar: Farmers and Non-farmers under the Economic Transition Period
TAKAHASHI Akio
University of Tokyo Press   Dec 2000   
Myanmar's Village Economy in Transition : Peasants' Livelihoods under the Market-Oriented Economy
Univesity of Tokyo Press   2000   
Myanmar: Stagnant Transition to Market Economy
HARA Younosuke ed. Asian Economy (Part:Contributor, 295-323)
NTT Publisher   Jan 1999   
Myanmar : A Difficult Transition to the Market Economy
Asian Economy NTT Publication   1999   
History of Land Policy and "Ownership" of Farmers in Burma: Land Nationalisation Act and Ne Win's Agrarian Sysem Revolution
Institute of Developing Economy   Dec 1998   
Agricultural Land Policy and the "Tenure" of Peasants in Burma during the "VNu" and "Ne Win" Era
KANO Hiroyoshi(ed), Actors and Orgnizations of Rural Development is Southeast Asia : In Comparison with Japanese case : Institute of Developing Economics.   1998   

Works

 
Study on Agricaltural Policy and Farmers' Response, Myanmar
1986 - 1988
Study on Employment Structure in a Village in Thailand
1988
Study on Agrarian Differenciation and Labour Miglation in Thailand,Myanmar and Singapore
1990
Field Survey on Irrigation and Agricultural Production in Myanmar
1992
Study on Myanmar's Irrigation History in Archives in United Kingdom
1993

Research Grants & Projects

 
150 Years History of Paddy Cultivation, Rice Milling, and Rice Export in Indochina and World Market
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): TAKAHASHI Akio
Study on Rural Economy in Burma during the British colonial Period
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2007 - Mar 2011    Investigator(s): TAKAHASHI Akio
Study on land and debt documents in Burma under the British rule
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2005 - Mar 2007    Investigator(s): TAKAHASHI Akio
Development of Rural Industries in Burma and India:Quantitative Analysis from the 1920's to 50's
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2002 - Mar 2007    Investigator(s): TAKAHASHI Akio
Study on Village Economy in Myanmar
The Other Research Programs
Project Year: 1996 - 2007

Social Contribution

 
Ability improvement project for Yezin agricultural university of Myanmar
[Investigater, Report writing]  Japan International Cooperation Agency  5 Nov 2017 - 6 Dec 2017
Project for River Basin Water Resources Utilization in Canbodia
[Investigater, Report writing, Others]  Japan International Cooperation Agency  9 Jan 2017 - 18 Feb 2017
Project for Eradication of Opium Poppy Cultivation and Rural Development in the Northern Part of Shan State
[Lecturer, Investigater, Report writing]  Japan International Cooperation Agency  22 Jul 2016 - 11 Sep 2016
Project for Eradication of Opium Poppy Cultivation and Rural Development in the Northern Part of Shan State
[Investigater, Report writing]  Japan International Cooperation Agency  13 Jan 2015 - 3 Mar 2015
Project for Establishment of Quality Rice Seed Production and Distribution System by Farmers’ Participation
[Investigater, Report writing]  Japan International Cooperation Agency  3 Nov 2013 - 27 Nov 2013
Water Management Improvement Project in The Nile Delta
[Investigater, Report writing]  Japan International Cooperation Agency  12 May 2001 - 13 Jun 2001
Advice for Agricultural Production Policy
[Advisor, Investigater, Report writing]  Japan International Cooperation Agency  12 Nov 2001 - 10 Feb 2001