Yuki YANAI

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Name
Yuki YANAI
URL
http://yukiyanai.com
Affiliation
Kochi University of Technology
Section
School of Economics and Management
Job title
Assistant Professor
Degree
B.A. in Political Science(Waseda University (Japan)), M.A. in Political Science(University of California, Los Angeles (USA)), C.Phil. in Political Science(University of California, Los Angeles (USA)), Ph.D. in Political Science(University of California, Los Angeles (USA))
Research funding number
50580693

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
 - 
Today
Assistant Professor, School of Economics and Management, Kochi University of Technology
 
Sep 2016
 - 
Mar 2018
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of International Relations, International University of Japan
 
Jul 2014
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Aug 2016
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Law, Kobe University
 
Apr 2013
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Jun 2014
Adjunct Researcher, School of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University
 
Apr 2010
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Mar 2013
Research Associate, Faculty of Education and Integrated Arts and Sciences, Waseda University
 

Education

 
Sep 2006
 - 
Mar 2017
Department of Political Science, Graduate School, University of California, Los Angeles
 
Apr 2005
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Jul 2006
Graduate School of Political Science, Waseda University
 
Apr 2001
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Mar 2005
Department of Political Science, School of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Jan 2018
Walter Beach Award, Southern Political Science Association
 
Jan 2012
Prestage-Cook Award, Southern Political Science Association
 

Published Papers

 
Playing Is Believing: Teaching How Electoral Systems Change Political Outcomes Using a Role-Playing Simulation Game
Sohei SHIGEMURA, Jaehyun SONG, Keisuke TANI, and Yuki YANAI
Japanese Political Science Review   4 117-143   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Misperceived Inequality, Mismatched Attitudes, and Missing Support for Redistribution
Yuki YANAI
University of California, Los Angeles      Mar 2017
Bicameralism vs. Parliamentarism: Lessons from Japan's Twisted Diet
Michael F. THIES and Yuki YANAI
Japanese Journal of Electoral Studies   30(2) 60-74   Dec 2014   [Invited]
Koji KAGOTANIi and Yuki Yanai
International Relations of the Asia-Pacific   14 91-115   Jan 2014   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Who Compare What, When, and How?
Yuki YANAI
Leviathan   57 138-141   Oct 2015   [Invited]

Books etc

 
Quantitative Methods in Political Science Using R
Masahiko ASANO, Yuki YANAI (Part:Joint Work)
Dec 2018   ISBN:978-4274223132
Growth, Crisis, and Democracy: The Political Economy of Social Coalitions and Policy Regime Change
Yuki YANAI (Part:Contributor, Chapter 7: Political Reformation of Social Coalitions for Elections)
Routledge   Jun 2017   
Economic Crises and Policy Regimes: The Dynamics of Policy Innovation and Paradigmatic Change
Yuki Yanai (Part:Contributor, Ch. 10: How Do Economic Crises Affect Electoral Choices?)
Edward Elgar   Mar 2014   ISBN:978-1782549925
Japan Decides 2012: The Japanese General Election
Michael F. Thies and Yuki Yanai (Part:Contributor, Ch.19: Governance with a Twist: How Bicameralism Affects Japanese Lawmaking)
Palgrave Macmillan   Jul 2013   ISBN:978-1137348517
Quantitative Methods in Political Science Using Stata
Masahiko Asano and Yuki Yanai (Part:Joint Work)
Ohmsha   Feb 2013   ISBN:978-4274069109

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Underestimation of Inequality in Japan
Yuki YANAI
European Consortium for Political Research   25 Aug 2018   
Election Timing in Autocracies
Masaaki HIGASHIJIMA and Yuki YANAI
European Consortium for Political Research   25 Aug 2018   
How Strong Bicameralism Constrains the Government's Agenda
Yuki YANAI
Internaitonal Political Science Association   24 Jul 2018   
Election Timing in Autocracies
Masaaki HIGASHIJIMA and Yuki YANAI
Internaitonal Political Science Association   23 Jul 2018   
Underestimation of Inequality: Understanding a Cause of Redistributive Preferences in Japan
Yuki YANAI
Southern Political Science Association   6 Jan 2018   
Underestimation of Inequality in Japan: Understanding a Cause of Redistributive Preferences
Yuki YANAI
Annual Meeting of the Japan Associaiton for Comparative Politics   17 Jun 2017   
Perceived Inequality and Support for Redistribution
Yuki YANAI
Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association   6 Apr 2017   
Reformation of Social Coalitions for Elections
Yuki YANAI
General Conference of the European Consortium for Political Research   10 Sep 2016   
Statistical Causal Inference in Comparative Politics: Estimating Varying Causal Effects Using Multilevel Models [Invited]
Yuki YANAI
Annual Meeting of the Japan Associaiton for Comparative Politics   26 Jun 2016   
Reformation of Social Coalitions for Elections
Yuki YANAI
Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association   10 Apr 2016   
Teaching How Electoral Systems Change Political Outcomes Using a Role-Playing Simulation Game
Shinsuke NISHINO, Jaehyun SONG, Keisuke TANI, and Yuki YANAI
American Political Science Association, Teaching and Learning Conference   12 Jan 2016   
Reformation of Social Coalitions for Elections
Yuki YANAI
Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Associaiton   7 Jan 2016   
How Strong Bicameralism Constrains the Government's Agenda
Yuki YANAI
Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Associaiton   7 Jan 2016   
How Does Strong Bicameralism Affect the Content of Laws in Japan?
Yuki YANAI
Annual Meeting of the Japanese Political Science Association   10 Oct 2015   
Reformation of Social Coalitions for Elections
Yuki YANAI
Annual Meeting of the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics   4 Jul 2015   
Redistributive Consequences of Economic Inequality and Electorates' Attitudes toward Inequality
Yuki YANAI
Japan Society for Comparative Politics   28 Jun 2014   
Legislative Management in Divided Parliaments
Yuki YANAI
Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association of Electoral Studies   18 May 2014   
Lawmaking in Divided Parliaments
Yuki Yanai (with Michael F. Thies)
Legislative Process Studies, Hokkaido University   Aug 2013   
Lawmaking in Divided Parliaments
Yuki Yanai (with Michael F. Thies)
Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association of Electoral Studies   May 2013   
Who Wins the Election under the Economic Crisis?
Yuki Yanai
The 5th International Symposium on `Economic Crises and Policy Regimes'   Mar 2013   

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Political Attitudes and Preferences for Redistribution: The Political Causes and Consequences of Perception Bias
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Yuki YANAI
Analyzing Lawmaking in Divided Parliaments: A Comparative Study of Parliamentary Democracies with Strong Bicameralism
JSPS: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Yuki Yanai
Disadvantages for Voters with Bouded Rationality
Waseda University: Grant for Special Research Projects
Project Year: Jul 2012 - Mar 2013    Investigator(s): Yuki Yanai
Lawmaking in Divided Parliaments
Waseda University: Grant for Special Research Projects
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2013    Investigator(s): Yuki Yanai
Voting Behavior under Economic Crises
Waseda University: Grant for Special Research Projects
Project Year: 2011       Investigator(s): Yuki Yanai