KUBO Yoshiaki

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KUBO Yoshiaki
University of the Ryukyus
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Law, Politics, and International Relations
Job title
Associate Professor
Ph.D in Political Science(University of Tsukuba)
Research funding number


Ph.D.,Political Science, University of Tsukuba, Japan, March 2011
M.A., Political Science, University of Tsukuba, Japan, March 2008
B.S., Law, Chuo University, Japan, March 2006

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2018
Associate Professor, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of The Ryukyus
Oct 2013
Mar 2018
Associate Professor, Faculty of Law and Letters, University of The Ryukyus
Oct 2011
Sep 2013
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Jul 2011
Sep 2011
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciencs, University of Tsukuba
Apr 2011
Jun 2011
PD Research Fellow, Japans Society for the Promotion of Science

Published Papers

A Quantitative Analysis of Inter-organizational Relations between Nonprofits and Business: Using a Questionnaire Survey on Civil Society Organizations in Japan
KUBO Yoshiaki
Review of Policy Science and International Relations   (20)    Mar 2020
Party Politics and Policy Issues in Okinawa, Japan: An Analysis of 2017 General Election, 2018 Gubernatorial Election, and 2019 Okinawan Refendum
KUBO Yoshiaki
Japanese Journal of Electoral Studies   35(1) 44-59   2019   [Invited]
Socio-Demographics and Voter Turnout: Focusing on Okinawa at-large District in Japanese House of Councilors Election, 2016
KUBO Yoshiaki
Review of policy science and international relations   (18) 1-42   Mar 2018
3.11 and the 2012 General Election: Political Competition and Agenda Setting
KUBO Yoshiaki
150-170   Jan 2018
Nuclear Damage Compensation: Mechanisms for Dispute Resolution
OKURA Sae and KUBO Yoshiaki
193-214   Jan 2018

Books etc

Aftermath: Fukushima and the 3.11 Earthquake
Tsujinaka Yutaka and Inatsugu Hiroaki eds. (Part:Contributor, Chap.4, Chap.6(co-authored))
Kyoto University Press and Trans Pacific Press   Jan 2018   


OKADA Isamu, KUBO Yoshiaki, and YANAGI Itaru
SEKAI   (921) 72-81   May 2019
Book Review: Sakamoto, Haruya eds. Civil Society Studies, Kyoto: Horitsu Bunkasha, 2017
KUBO Yoshiaki
Journal of Public Policy Studies   (18) 173-174   May 2019   [Invited]
KUBO Yoshiaki
WEBRONZA      Oct 2018

Conference Activities & Talks

Elites' Perception and Beliefs about Economic Inequality, Social Security, and Taxation in Japan
KUBO Yoshiaki
The 2019 annual meeting of Japanese Political Science Association   6 Oct 2019   
An analysis of 2019 Okinawan Referendum Using a Survey Experiment: Choice Designing Effects and Voter Participation Effects
KUBO, Yoshiaki, Isamu OKADA, and Itaru YANAGI
The 2019 annual meeting of Japanese Association of Electoral Studies   14 Jul 2019   

Research Grants & Projects

An approach to the fiscal sustainability of local government: Mechanisms of local tax survival
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2023    Investigator(s): KUBO Yoshiaki