Yoko Niimi

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Name
Yoko Niimi
E-mail
yniimimail.doshisha.ac.jp
Affiliation
Doshisha University
Section
Faculty of Policy Studies
Job title
Professor
Degree
D.Phil. in Economics(University of Sussex, UK)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2019
 - 
Today
Professor, Faculty of Policy Studies, Doshisha University
 
2014
 - 
2019
Research Associate Professor, Research Division, Asian Growth Research Institute
 
2008
 - 
2014
Economist, Asian Development Bank
 
2005
 - 
2008
Consultant, World Bank
 

Education

 
 
 - 
2007
Department of Economics (DPhil), University of Sussex
 
 
 - 
2002
Department of Economics (MA in International Economics), University of Sussex
 
 
 - 
2000
Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (MA in Economics), Kobe University
 
 
 - 
1997
Department of Business Studies (Bcom in Business Studies), University of Ediburgh
 

Published Papers

 
K. Ali Akkemik, Gercek Cicek, Charles Yuji Horioka, and Yoko Niimi
Applied Economics Letters      Oct 2019   [Refereed]
Yoko Niimi and Charles Yuji Horioka
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   51 52-63   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Yoko Niimi
Fiscal Studies   40(1) 45-70   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Yoko Niimi
Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy   23(4) 628-656   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Yoko Niimi and Charles Yuji Horioka
World Economy   41(8) 2042-2066   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Yoko Niimi
Review of Development Economics   22(3) 1039-1062   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Yoko Niimi
季刊 個人金融   22-33   May 2018   [Invited]
Yoko Niimi
Journal of Happiness Studies   19(2) 521-543   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
Charles Yuji Horioka and Yoko Niimi
Economic Analysis   (196) 29-47   Dec 2017   [Refereed][Invited]
Zheng Fang and Yoko Niimi
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   46 79-90   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Yoko Niimi
東アジアの視点   28(1) 11-23   Jun 2017
Yoko Niimi
Review of Economics of the Household   14(4) 779-810   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Yoko Niimi
東アジアの視点   26(2) 1-12   Jun 2015
Yoko Niimi and Barry Reilly
Singapore Economic Review   56(2) 215-237   2011   [Refereed]
Yoko Niimi, Caglar Ozden and Maurice Schiff
Annals of Economics and Statistics   97/98 123-141   2010   [Refereed]
Yoko Niimi, Thai Hung Pham and Barry Reilly
Asian Economic Journal   23(1) 19-39   2009   [Refereed]
Maurizio Bussolo and Yoko Niimi
World Development   37(1) 146-160   2009   [Refereed]
Yoko Niimi, Puja Vasudeva-Dutta and L. Alan Winters
Journal of Economic Integration   22(4) 819-851   2007   [Refereed]
Yoko Niimi, Puja Vasudeva-Dutta and L. Alan Winters
Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy   9(2) 170-190   2004   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
“Financial Literacy, Incentives, and Innovation to Deal with Population Aging” in Aging Societies: Policies and Perspectives (Chapter 10) with Charles Yuji Horioka
Charles Yuji Horioka and Yoko Niimi
Asian Development Bank Institute   2019   
"Inclusive Growth and the Quality of Life" in ASEAN, PRC, and India: The Great Transformation (Chapter 3) with Juzhong Zhuang and Jesus Felipe
Juzhong Zhuang, Yoko Niimi and Jesus Felipe
Asian Development Bank Institute   2014   
"Critical Constraints to Reducing Poverty and Inequality" in Diagnosing the Indonesian Economy Toward Inclusive and Green Growth (Chapter 4) with Kazutoshi Chatani
Yoko Niimi and Kazutoshi Chatani
Anthem and Asian Development Bank   2012   
"Poverty and Inequality in Nepal: An Empirical Analysis" in Poverty, Inequality, and Inclusive Growth in Asia: Measurement, Policy Issues, and Country Studies (Chapter 10)
Yoko Niimi
Anthem Press and Asian Development Bank   2010   
"Gender Equality and Inclusive Growth in Asia" in Poverty, Inequality, and Inclusive Growth in Asia: Measurement, Policy Issues, and Country Studies (Chapter 4)
Yoko Niimi
Anthem Press and Asian Development Bank   2010   
"Migration and Remittances in Latin America: Patterns and Determinants" in Remittances and Development: Lessons from Latin America (Chapter 3) with Caglar Ozden
Yoko Niimi and Caglar Ozden
World Bank   2008   
"Linking Trade Liberalisation and Poverty: An Illustration from Vietnam in the 1990s" in Globalisation and Poverty: Channels and Policy Responses (Chapter 2) with Puja Vasudeva-Dutta and L. Alan Winters
Yoko Niimi, Puja Vasudeva-Dutta and L. Alan Winters
Routledge   2006