Izumi SHIRAI

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Name
Izumi SHIRAI
Affiliation
Japan Business History Institute
Job title
Research Assistant
Degree
Ph.D (Economics)(Osaka University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2016
 - 
Today
Research Institute of Governance and Population Studies
 
2014
 - 
Today
Research Fellow, Japan Business History Institute
 

Education

 
 
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Sep 2013
Economic History, Business History, Graduate School, Division of Economics, Osaka University
 
 
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Mar 2007
Economic History, Graduate School, Division of Economics, Keio University
 
 
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Sep 2004
Demography, Graduate School, Division of Media and Governance, Keio University
 
 
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Mar 2002
Environmental Economics, Faculty of Economics, Keio University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Mar 2017
Best Paper Award of Young Researcher, The Agricultural History Society of Japan
Winner: Izumi Shirai
 

Published Papers

 
The Formation and Maintenance of a Regional Brand: A Case Study of Apple Production in Aomori Prefecture in Modern Japan
Izumi SHIRAI
Japanese Research in Business History   (35) 83-124   May 2019   [Invited]
(forthcoming)
Competitive Exhibitions and Branding of Regional Agricultural Products: The Case of Aomori Apples in Modern Japan
Izumi Shirai
Socio-Economic History   84(1) 71-94   May 2018   [Refereed]
Socio-Economic Activities of Former Feudal Lords in the Meiji Japan
Takeshi Abe, Izumi Shirai, Takenobu Yuki
Tohoku Economics Research Group Discussion Paper   (373)    Aug 2017
Competitive Exhibitions and the Branding of Regional Agricultural Products : t he Case of “Aomori” and “Tsugaru” Apples in Modern Japan
Izumi Shirai
Discussion Papers in Economics And Business   (16-19)    Jul 2016
Izumi Shirai
The Journal of Agricultural History   50(50) 47-60   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Izumi Shirai
Japan Business History Review   48(1) 3-25   Jun 2013   [Refereed]
Izumi Shirai
Socio-Economic History   78(2) 173-196   Aug 2012   [Refereed]
Marital-Status Differentials in Living Arrangements of the Elderly in Japan: Cohort Analysis and Projection 2005-2025
Izumi Shirai
The Journal of Population Studies   (39) 57-71   Nov 2006   [Refereed]
The structure of infant mortality and Hiroshi Maruyama's alpha-index: discovery of the relationship between neonatal mortality and pregnant women's health
Izumi Shirai
Mita Journal of Economics   99(3) 473(121)-505(153)   Oct 2006
Development of Agricultural Industry and Cooperative in Modern Northeast Japan
Izumi Shirai
Osaka University      [Refereed]

Misc

 
Peosperity in a Harsh Natural Environment: The Case of Aomori Apple
Izumi SHIRAI
   Mar 2018   [Invited]
「〔書評と紹介〕南勉著『近代の青森県における企業家ネットワークの研究ー人間関係の数値化・視覚化の視点からー』」
Izumi Shirai
『弘前大学國史研究』   (143)    Nov 2017   [Invited]
先覚者の組織づくりに学ぶ
Izumi Shirai
りんごニュース   (3048)    Jan 2017   [Invited]

Books etc

 
日本経済の歴史 第4巻 近代2 第一次世界大戦期から日中戦争期(1914ー1936)
Takeshi Abe, Takenobu Yuki, Izumi Shirai (Part:Joint Work, 第4章 戦間期における産業構造の変遷と国際競争)
岩波書店   Nov 2017   ISBN:9784000114042
Towards a Reinterpretation of Japanese Economic History: Quantitative and Comparative Approaches (IIAS Reports 1103)
Izumi SHIRAI (Part:Joint Work, Production and Marketing Activities of the Agricultural Cooperative in Modern Japan: The Case of Takedate Cooperative between the 1900s and 1920s)
International Institute for Advanced Studies   2012   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The Formation and Maintenance of a Regional Brand: A Case Study of Apple Production in Aomori Prefecture in Modern Japan
Izumi SHIRAI
22 Jul 2018   
両大戦間期における鉱工業─産業構造の変遷と国際競争の激化─
Takeshi Abe, Takenobu Yuki, Izumi Shirai
『岩波講座 日本経済の歴史』春季研究会議   7 Mar 2016   
Business activities of the former feudal lords in Meiji Japan
Takeshi Abe, Izumi Shirai, Takenobu Yuki
The 17th World Economic History Congress   Aug 2015   
戦間期の鉱工業―産業構造の変遷と国際競争の激化―
Takeshi Abe, Takenobu Yuki, Izumi Shirai
『岩波講座 日本経済の歴史』研究会 第12回月例研究会   22 May 2015   
青森県南津軽郡における農業経営の多角化とリンゴ産地の形成: 栽培地域における病虫害駆除・予防の組織的取り組み、1870年代~1910年代を中心に
Izumi SHIRAI
経済史・経営史研究会   16 Jul 2009   Osaka University
近代の青森県における農業発展と家族労働: 稲作生産性の向上と林檎栽培の導入
Izumi SHIRAI
経済史・経営史研究会   3 Jan 2008   Osaka University
近代の青森県における林檎産地の形成過程:津軽産りんごの流通・販売、 1890年代~1910年代を事例に
Izumi SHIRAI
経済史・経営史研究会   16 Jul 2008   Osaka University
The Structure of Infant Mortality and Living Standards of Rural Japan”, The 31st Annual Pregnant Women in Modern Rural Japan c.a. 1910s to 1930s:Reconsideringthe Economic Darkness
Izumi Shirai, Ken’ichi Tomobe
Meeting of Social Science History Association   Nov 2006   
Reality of Caregivers’ Experience in Caring for Centenarians: Analysis of Caregivers’ Coping Patterns of Care for Centenarians
Kikuko Ota, Yukiko Lau, Izumi Shirai et al.
The 57th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America   Nov 2004   

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
The development process of the postwar agricultural policy and Agricultural Co-operatives: Through consideration of safekeeping material of the Central Union of Agricultural Co-operatives
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: KAKEN/Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): Masaaki Ishida
Research on Economic Activities of Noblemen in Modern Japan
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: KAKEN/Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Takeshi Abe