KUMAGAI, Narimasa

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Name
KUMAGAI, Narimasa
Affiliation
Kindai University
Section
Faculty of Economics, Department of Public Management
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D(Hiroshima University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2010
 - 
Today
Professor, Faculty of Economics, Kinki University
 
Sep 2009
 - 
Aug 2010
Visiting Scholar, The University of Queensland (Mayne Medical School)
 
Apr 2004
 - 
Mar 2010
Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Kinki University
 
Apr 2000
 - 
Mar 2004
Lecturer, Faculty of Economics, Fukuyama University
 
Apr 1992
 - 
Feb 1993
News Reporter, The Chugoku Shimbun
 

Education

 
 
 - 
2000
Graduate School, Division of Social Sciences, Hiroshima University
 
 
 - 
1992
Faculty of Economics, Hiroshima University
 

Awards & Honors

 
2010
Annual Excellent Paper Award 2009 (Japan Health Economics Association)
 

Published Papers

 
Non-response Bias in the Longitudinal Survey of Middle-aged and Elderly Persons: Focusing on Non-respondents in Informal Caregiving
KUMAGAI, Narimasa
Iryo Keizai Kenkyu (Japanese Journal of Health Economics and Policy)   29(2)    Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Distinct Impacts of High Intensity Caregiving on Caregivers' Mental Health and Continuation of Caregiving
KUMAGAI, Narimasa
Health Economics Review   7(15) 1-14   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
Persistence of Physical Activity in Middle Age: A Nonlinear Dynamic Panel Approach
KUMAGAI, Narimasa and OGURA, Seiritsu
The European Journal of Health Economics (DOI: 10.1007/s10198-013-0518-8)   15(7) 717-735   Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Vertical Equity and Inequality of Allotments
KUMAGAI, Narimasa
Iryo Keizai Kenkyu (Japanese Journal of Health Economics and Policy)   21(2) 99-113   2009   [Refereed]
The Effect of Cost Containment on the Outpatient in Japan
KUMAGAI, Narimasa
The Japanese Journal of Social Security Policy   6(2) 157-170   Nov 2007   [Refereed]
Municipal subsidies for public hospitals and horizontal equity in health care
KUMAGAI, Narimasa
Iryo Keizai Kenkyu (Japanese Journal of Health Economics and Policy)   19(1) 37-51   2007   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Physical Inactivity of Workers and its Relation to the Uneven Allocation of Public Sports Facilities
KUMAGAI, Narimasa
Ikoma Journal of Economics   13(1) 1-21   Jul 2015
On the Causality among Social Insurance Burden Rate, Health Care Expenditures and Public Pension
KUMAGAI, Narimasa and TAKABAYASHI, Kikuo
The Hiroshima Economic Review   32(2) 33-44   Nov 2008

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Do Health-Enhancing Behaviors Protect the Physical Health of Informal Caregivers?
KUMAGAI, Narimasa
12th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association (Boston University)   9 Jul 2017   
Effects of Health Checkup Attendance on Caregivers’ Physical Health
KUMAGAI, Narimasa
4th International Conference on Evidence-based Policy in Long-term Care (London School of Economics and Political Science)   5 Sep 2016   
Gender Differences in the Determinants of Mental Health of Co-residential Caregivers
KUMAGAI, Narimasa
3rd International Conference on Evidence-based Policy in Long-term Care (London School of Economics and Political Science)   1 Sep 2014   
Persistence of Physical Activity in Middle Age: A Nonlinear Dynamic Panel Approach
KUMAGAI, Narimasa and OGURA, Seiritsu
9th World Congress International Health Economics Association (The Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre)   9 Jul 2013   

Research Grants & Projects

 
The Burden of Informal Caregiving and the Health Investment Behavior of Caregivers
Japan's Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research, Kiban (C)
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): KUMAGAI, Narimasa
Economic Analysis on Exercise Habits, Drinking Habits and Subjective Health
Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research, Kiban (C)
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): KUMAGAI, Narimasa
Vertical Inequity in Inpatient Care and Allocation of Health Care Resources in Secondary Medical Care Zone
Japan's Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research, Wakate (B)
Project Year: Apr 2007 - Mar 2010    Investigator(s): KUMAGAI, Narimasa

Social Contribution

 
Review Editor for Health Economics
[Editor]  Frontiers in Public Health

Others

 
2017   Scientific Committee
A member of the iHEA Scientific Committee Review Panel for the 2017 World Congress
Journal Reviewer Experience
American Journal of Public Health,
European Journal of Health Economics,
Frontiers in Public Health (section Health Economics),
Health Economics Review,
Iryo Keizai Kenkyu (Japanese Journal of Health Economics and Policy),
Iryo to Syakai (Journal of Health Care, Medicine and Community),
Japan and the World Economy,
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies,
Ouyou Keizaigaku Kenkyu (Studies in Applied Economics),
Seikatsu Keizaigaku Kenkyu (Journal of Household Economics),
The Japanese Journal of Social Security Policy