HOSHINO Takahiro

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HOSHINO Takahiro
Keio University
Division of Economics,Graduate School
Job title
Ph.D(University of Tokyo)

Academic & Professional Experience

Aug 2017
team leader, Center for Advanced Intelligence Project, RIKEN
Apr 2015
Professor, Depertment of Economics, Keio University
Apr 2014
Mar 2015
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Education, University of Tokyo
Apr 2008
Mar 2014
Associate Professor, Department of Economics and Business Administration, Nagoya University

Awards & Honors

Jun 2017
Research Achievement Award, Japan Statistical Society
Feb 2017
JPSP Prize, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Books etc

Psychology of Anger
Nova Science Publishers   2007   

Published Papers

Tetsuro Kobayashi, Takahiro Hoshino and Takashisa Suzuki
Communications Research   in press    2017   [Refereed]
Respondents with low motivation tend to choose middle category: Survey questions on happiness in Japan
Shinya Masuda, Takayuki Sakagami, Hideaki Kawabata, Nobuhiko Kijima and Takahiro Hoshino
Baheviormetrika   in press    2017   [Refereed]
The impact of product based reward promotions: Which sales strategies are more effective for retail companies, price discounts or point incentives?
NAKAGAWA Hiromichi and HOSHINO Takahiro
Journal of Marketing & Distribution   20(2) 1-15   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
Semiparametric Bayesian Estimation for Marginal Parametric Potential Outcome Modeling: Application to Causal Inference
Takahiro Hoshino
Journal of the American Statistical Association   108 1189-1204   Dec 2013   [Refereed]
Researchers’ Choice of Number and Range of Levels in Experiments Affects the Resultant Variance-Accounted-For Effect Size
Kenshuke Okada, Takahiro Hoshino
Psychonomic Bulletin & Review   24(2) 607-616   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
Awareness and use of electronic cigarettes and heat-not-burn tobacco products in Japan
Takahiro Tabuchi, Kosuke Kiyohara, Takahiro Hoshino, Kanae Bekki, Yohei Inaba and Naoki Kunugita
Addiction   111(4) 706-713   2016   [Refereed]
Long-term Radiographic Evaluation of Risk Factors Related to Implant Treatment: Suggestion for Alternative Statistical Analysis of Marginal Bone Loss
Hasegawa Masakazu, Hotta Yasunori, HOSHINO Takahiro, Ito Koji, Komatsu Shinichi, Saito Takashi
Clinical Oral Implants Research   27 1283-1289   Oct 2016   [Refereed]
Developmental Trajectories of Social Skills during Early Childhood and Links to Parenting Practices in a Japanese Sample
Yusuke Takahashi, Kensuke Okada, Takahiro Hoshino, and Tokie Anme
Plos One   10(8) e0135357   2015   [Refereed]
Are partial workplace smoking bans as effective as complete smoking bans? A national population-based study of smoke-free policy among Japanese employees
Tabuchi Takahiro, HOSHINO Takahiro, NAKAYAMA Tomio
Nicotine & Tobacco Research.   18(5) 1265-1273   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Complete workplace indoor smoking ban and smoking behavior among male workers and female non-smoking workers' husbands: A pseudo-cohort study of Japanese public workers
Takahiro Tabuchi, Takahiro Hoshino, Hitomi Hama, Kayo Nakata (Yamada), Yuri Ito, Akiko Ioka, Akiko Ikeda, Tomio Nakayama, Isao Miyashiro, and Hideaki Tsukuma
BioMed Research International   2014(Article ID 303917)    Mar 2014   [Refereed]
A Joint Analysis of Acquiring Visitors and Website Usage Behavior Using Hierarchical Bayes Dynamic Sample Selection Model
IGARI Ryosuke, HOSHINO Takahiro
Journal of the Japan Statistical Society   43(2) 185-214   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Takahiro Tabuchi, Takahiro Hoshino , Tomio Nakayama, Yuri Ito, Akiko Ioka, Isao Miyashiro, Hideaki Tsukuma
International Journal of Cancer   133(4) 972-983   2013   [Refereed]
Joint Random Effect Modeling for Repeated Durations and Discrete Choices with Selection Bias Correction: Application to Promotion Policy Planning for Potential Clients Using Web Access-log Data
Takahiro Hoshino
Journal of the Japan Statistical Society   43 41-58   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Bias in Factor Score Regression and a Simple Solution
Takahiro Hoshino, Peter M Bentler
Analysis of Mixed Data : Methods & Applications (A.R. de Leon & K. C. C. Carriere,eds)   43-61   2013   [Refereed]
Validity and Reliability of the Social Skill Scale (SSS) as an Index of Social Competence for Preschool Children
Tokie Anme, Ryoji, Yuka Sugisawa, Emiko Tanaka, Taeko Watanabe, Takahiro Hoshino
Journal of Health Sciences   3 5-11   2013   [Refereed]
Conscientiousness mediates the relation between perceived parental socialization and self-rated health
Yusuke Takahashi, Brent W. Roberts, Takahiro Hoshino
Psychology and Health.   24 1048-1061   2012   [Refereed]
Ryosuke Igari, Takahiro Hoshino
Japanese Journal of Marketing Science   20(1) 43-67   2012   [Refereed]
Effect of Noncognitive Skills and Related Personality Traits to Productivity in Labor Market: A Review
Takahiro Hoshino
The Annual Report of Educational Psychology in Japan   50 164-175   2011   [Invited]
Takehiro Nagai, Takahiro Hoshino, Keiji Uchikawa
Seeing and Perceiving   24(2) 91-124   2011   [Refereed]
Shiro Ojima,Naoko Nakamura,Hiroko Matsuba-Kurita,Takahiro Hoshino,Hiroko Hagiwara
Neuroscience Research   70(2) 197-205   2011   [Refereed]
Propensity Score Adjustment for Internet Panel Surveys of Voting Behavior: A Case in Japan
Tetsuro Kobayashi,Takahiro Hoshino
Japanese Journal of Electoral Studies   27(2) 104-117   2011   [Refereed]
Neural Correlates of Foreign-Language Learning in Childhood: A 2-year Longitudinal ERP Study
Shiro Ojima, Naoko Nakamura, Hiroko Matsuba-Kurita, Takahiro Hoshino, Hiroko Hagiwara
Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience   23 183-199   2011   [Refereed]
Determining the direction of the path using a Bayesian semiparametric model
Kei Miyazaki, Takahiro Hoshino, Kazuo Shigemasu
Proceedings of 19th International Conference on Computational Statistics   19 1429-1436   2010   [Refereed]
Happiness is unique: A latent structure of emotion recognition traits revealed by statistical model comparison
Atsunobu Suzuki, Takahiro Hoshino, Kazuo Shigemasu
Personality and Individual Differences   48 196-201   2010   [Refereed]
Journal of marketing science   17(1・2) 13-29   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
Kei Miyazaki, Takahiro Hoshino, Shin-ichi Mayekawa, Kazuo Shigemasu
Psychometrika   74(1) 1-19   2009   [Refereed]
Kei Miyazaki, Takahiro Hoshino
Psychometrika   74(3) 375-393   2009   [Refereed]
Hoshino Takahiro
Journal of Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence   23(6) 791-797   Nov 2008   [Invited]
Journal of marketing science   15(1・2) 27-44   Mar 2008   [Refereed]
The Japanese journal of educational psychology   56(1) 81-92   Mar 2008   [Refereed]
Hoshino Takahiro, Arai Kazuhiro, Hirano Shigemi, Yanagisawa Hideyoshi
Hitotsubashi economics   2(2) 157-177   Jan 2008
Standard errors of estimated latent variables with estimated structural parameters
Takahiro Hoshino, Kazuo Shigemasu
Applied Psychological Measurement   32 181-189   2008   [Refereed]
Bayesian Significance Testing and Multiple Comparisons from MCMC Outputs
Takahiro Hoshino
Computational Statistics & Data Analysis   52 3543-3559.   2008   [Refereed]
Allometric Extension Model for Conditional Distributions
Hiroshi Kurata, Takahiro Hoshino, Yasunori Fujikoshi
Journal of Multivariate Analysis   99 1985-1998   2008   [Refereed]
A Bayesian Propensity Score Adjustment for Latent Variable Modeling and MCMC algorithm
Takahiro Hoshino
Computational Statistics & Data Analysis   52 1413-1429   2008   [Refereed]
The Japanese journal of educational psychology   55(3) 382-392   Sep 2007   [Refereed]
Transactions of Japanese Society for Information and Systems in Education   24(3) 216-224   2007   [Invited]
An Experimental Research of Reproducibility of Bias Reduction Using Propensity Score Adjustment for Internet Marketing Surveys
HosHiNO Takahiro
The Japanese Journal of Behaviormetrics   34(1) 33-48   2007   [Refereed]
We showed that the propensity score weighted M-estimation method proposed by Hoshino (2005) can be applied in order to adjust for the bias in sampling surveys for marketing research. Further, using real data sets, we investigated the capabilities ...
Doubly Robust type Estimation for Covariate Adjustment in Latent Variable Modeling
Takahiro Hoshino
Psychometrika   72 535-549   2007   [Refereed]
Simpler Calculation of Posterior Distributions of the Parameters in Structural Equation Model
Kazuo Shigemasu, Takahiro Hoshino
Bayesian Statistics and its Applications (S.K.Upadhyay, & D.K.Dey,eds)   396-406   2007   [Refereed]
Decline or improvement?: age-related differences in facial expression recognition
Atsunobu Suzuki, Takahiro Hoshino, Kazuo Shigemasu, Mitsuru Kawamura
Biological Psychology   74 75-84   2007   [Refereed]
Estimation of causal effect using propensity score methods in clinical medicine, epidemiology, pharmacoepidemiology and public health: a review
Journal of the National Institute of Public Health   55(3) 230-242   2006   [Refereed][Invited]
Measuring Individual Differences in Sensitivities to Basic Emotions in Faces
Atsunobu Suzuki, Takahiro Hoshino, Kazuo Shigemasu
Cognition   99 327-353   2006   [Refereed]
Disgust-specific impairment of facial expression recognition in Parkinson’s disease
Atsunobu Suzuki, Takahiro Hoshino, Kazuo Shigemasu, Mitsuru Kawamura
Brain   129 707-717   2006   [Refereed]
A Propensity Score Adjustment for Multiple Group Structural Equation Modeling
Takahiro Hoshino, Hiroshi Kurata, Kazuo Shigemasu
Psychometrika   71 691-712   2006   [Refereed]
HOSHINO Takahiro, OKADA Kensuke, MAEDA Tadahiko
The Japanese Journal of Behaviormetrics   32(2) 209-235   Sep 2005   [Refereed]
Propensity Score Weighted M Estimation for General Parametric Models for Groups with Complete Missingness and its Application to Intervention Effects
HOSHINO Takahiro
The Japanese Journal of Behaviormetrics   32(2) 121-132   2005   [Refereed]
We propose a propensity score weighted M-estimation method for marginal parametric models for groups in which all subjects are missing. It is shown that the propose estimator is consistent and its limiting distribution is normal. We also propose a...
A Latent Variable Model with non-ignorable missing data
Takahiro Hoshino
Behaviormetrika   32 71-93   2005   [Refereed]
Estimation of Causal Effect and Adjustment of Survey Data using Propensity Scores
The Japanese Journal of Behaviormetrics   31(1) 43-61   2004   [Refereed]
In behavioral sciences, it is often difficult to execute an experimental study with random assignment. Therefore researchers usually do a quasi-experiment or a survey study without random assignment. However, under these studies the distributions ...
Interrelationship among the recognition of the six basic emotions in faces
Atsunobu Suzuki, Takahiro Hoshino, Kazuo Shigemasu
Japanese Journal of psychonomic society   23 107-108   2004   [Refereed]
Bayesian Procrustes Solution
Kazuo Shigemasu, Takahiro Hoshino
Behaviormetrika   31 1-13   2004   [Refereed]
HOSHINO Takahiro
Journal of the Japanese Society for Quality Control   33(3) 44-51   Jul 2003   [Refereed][Invited]
Market Segmentation Method From the Bayesian Viewpoint
Kazuo Shigemasu, Takuya Ohmori, Takahiro Hoshino
Between Data Science And Applied Data Analysis   595-602   2003   [Refereed]
The Japanese journal of educational psychology   50(1) 65-72   Mar 2002
Bayesian Analysis of Structural Equation Modeling
Kazuo Shigemasu, Takuya Ohmori, Takahiro Hoshino
Measurement and Multivariate Analysis   207-216   2002   [Refereed]
A Bayesian Significance Test for the Difference and Linear Combination of Factor Means Between Groups
The Japanese journal of educational psychology   49(1) 31-40   2001   [Refereed]
The present article proposes Bayesian inference for multiple group factor analysis, via a Gibbs sampling algorithm. When this method is used, a significance test for the difference of factor means between groups and a test for linear contrast can ...
A Test Information Function for Linear Combinations of Traits Without Nuisance Traits in Multidimensional Item Response Theory
The Japanese journal of educational psychology   49(4) 491-499   2001   [Refereed]
In educational evaluation and psychological measurement, we often measure traits that contain several sub-traits. When tests, such as entrance examinations, are used for decision-making, often test users do not evaluate the sub-traits directly, bu...
A Regression Model for Questionnaires : When a Regressor is the Within-Subject Variance
The Japanese journal of educational psychology   49(4) 401-408   2001   [Refereed]
Educational psychology research often deals with psychological constructs that cannot be directly measured. Reseachers usually evaluate the value of the construct for each person by a factor score or in terms of mean scores on a questionnaire that...
Bayesian Inference for Finite Mixtures in Confirmatory Factor Analysis
Takahiro Hoshino
Behaviormetrika   28 37-64   2001   [Refereed]
A national survey of psychology education programs and their content in Japan
Takashi Kusumi, Hiroshi Yama, Kensuke Okada, Satoru Kikuchi, and Takahiro Hoshino
Japanese Psychological Research   58(S1) 4-18   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
An Out-of-Pocket Cost Removal Intervention on Fecal Occult Blood Test Attendance
Takahiro Tabuchi, Hiroshi Murayama, Takahiro Hoshino, and Tomio Nakayama
American Journal of Preventive Medicine   in press    [Refereed]

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2004 - 2006    Investigator(s): Tadahiko MAEDA
The purpose of the present study was to propose a method for making a weight variable to adjust for the covariate distribution when mixed-mode surveys were administered simultaneously on different subsets of population. We also apply our method to...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(A))
Project Year: 2002 - 2005    Investigator(s): Ryozo YOSHINO
The main objectives of this study were 1)to carry out a series of statistical sampling surveys on peoples' values and attitudes of the East Asian countries, 2)to analyze the "peoples' sense of trust" concerning the peaceful development of world ec...
Causal Inference for Social Sciences

Conference Activities & Talks

Causal Inference for Multilevel Modeling Under Nonrandom Allocation to Level-2 Units: Moderated causal effect as a function of macro-level variables
HOSHINO Takahiro
IMPS2012, The 77nd Annual and the 18th International Meetings of the Psychometric Society   Jul 2012   
Causal Inference Framework for Latent Variable Modeling [Invited]
HOSHINO Takahiro
IMPS2011,The 76th Annual and the 17th International Meetings of the Psychometric Society   Jul 2012   


Assessing the Short-term Causal Effect of TV Advertising via the Propensity Score Method
Department of Social Systems and Management Discussion Paper Series, University of Tsukuba   1    2006


Graduate School, Division of General Culture, The University of Tokyo

Research Areas