MIYATA Toshiyuki

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MIYATA Toshiyuki
Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Institute of Global Studies
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Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2012
Professor, Institute of Global Studies, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies


Mar 1998
Graduate School, Division of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University
Mar 1995
Graduate School, Division of Economics, Waseda University
Mar 1987
Faculty of Law, Waseda University

Published Papers

Thai Rice Economy and Land Law: The 1901 Land law and its Influence
Toshiyuki Miyata
Beyond the Great Divergence: Rethinking of the 19th Century History from the View Point of Asia   219-245   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
This Study examines the development of Thailand's rice export and rice production between the late 19th century and the early 20th century in the transformation of the global economic structure in the latter half of the 19th century, like the deve...
The Dispute over the Quality of Rice Exports from Siam to Europe in the 1920s
Toshiyuki Miyata
Asia and the History of the International Economy: Essays in Memory of Peter Mathias with the Special Contributions from H.I.H. Crown Prince Naruhito   154-167   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
In the 1920s Thailand's export of rice developed greatly in the background of the expansion of global demand for rice after the World War I. But in the latter half of the 1920s, a lot of complaints about deterioration of "quality" for rice exporte...
USA Economic Aid and Thailand: Self Reliance and Aid in "Rice Improvement Program"
Toshiyuki Miyata
International Development Aid and Asia in the Cold War Period   242-269   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
Thai study examines the backgrounds and contents of the "rice cultivar improvement program" carried out in the economic assistance to Thailand by the United States from the 1950s to the 1960s. In particular, this study analyzes the historical rela...
Economic History of Southeast Asia in the Modern Period from the 19th Century to the 1930s
Toshiyuki Miyata
Introduction to Asian Economic History   163-177   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
This article analyzes the research trends of economic history of Southeast Asia from the late 19th century to the 1930s.The principal research articles and books about the colonized economy of Southeast Asia, the Southeast Asian economy in the int...
ASEAN Community and Economic Development of Southeast Asia
Toshiyuki Miyata
ASIAN Community and the World   71-87   Mar 2015
This article explains the historical background of ASEAN,the process of ASEAN free trade area and the formation of ASEAN community.The historical process of economic development of ASEAN is examined.

Research Grants & Projects

Australian International Cooperation and Southeast Asia: Australian Experience of Deveopment for Dry Area and Rural Agricultural Development in Northeast Thailandry
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Toshiyuki Miyata
Formation and Development of Andaman Sea Network: Socio-Economic History of Tin, Rubber and Palm Oil
Private Foundations: J FE 21st Century Foundation. Asian History Research Aid Projects
Project Year: Jan 2013 - Dec 2015    Investigator(s): Toshiyuki Miyata
Administration Reform of Telecommunication and Broadcasting in Emerging Asian Countries: The Case of Thai National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission
Private Foundations: The Telecommunication Advancement Foundation Research Fund
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2013    Investigator(s): Toshiyuki Miyata
Telecommunications industry and broadcasting industry of ASEAN have developed dramatically in the 2000s. The number of users of broadband internet services and the number of users of mobile phone in ASEAN increased rapidly from 2007 to 2011.In mos...