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東京大学公共政策大学院 | GraSPP / Graduate School of Public Policy | The university of Tokyo

SHOJI, Masahiro

教授 / Professor 庄司 匡宏SHOJI, Masahiro

Institute of Social Science

Courses in AY 2024

  • 5123221 Interdisciplinary Issues in Development Economics
  • 5171019 International Finance and Development: Economics(Interdisciplinary Issues in Development Economics)

Education & Employment

BA in Economics, Yokohama National University
MA in Economics, University of Tokyo
Ph.D. in Economics, University of Tokyo
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Economics, Seijo University
Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Seijo University
Professor, Faculty of Economics, Seijo University
Associate Professor, Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo

Research Fields

Development Economics

Major Publications

Behavioral Impact of Disaster Education: Evidence from a Dance-Based Program in Indonesia, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 45, 101489 (2020), (with Yoko Takafuji and Tetsuya Harada)
Peer Effects in Employment Status: Evidence from Housing Lotteries, Journal of Urban Economics, 113, 103195 (2019), (with Ayako Kondo)
Incentive for Risk Sharing and Trust Formation: Experimental and Survey Evidence from Bangladesh, Oxford Economic Papers, 70(4), 1062–1083 (2018).
Religious Fractionalisation and Crimes in Disaster-Affected Communities: Survey Evidence from Bangladesh, Journal of Development Studies, 54(10), 1891-1911 (2018).
The Role of Infrastructure in Mitigating Poverty Dynamics: The Case of an Irrigation Project in Sri Lanka, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, 14(3), 1117-1144 (2014), (with Yasuyuki Sawada, Shinya Sugawara, and Naoko Shinkai)
Modes of Collective Action in Village Economies: Evidence from Natural and Artefactual Field Experiments in a Developing Country, Asian Development Review, 30(1), 31-51 (2013) (with Keitaro Aoyagi, Ryuji Kasahara, Yasuyuki Sawada and Mika Ueyama).
Social Capital Formation and Credit Access: Evidence from Sri Lanka, World Development, 40(12), 2522–2536 (2012) (with Keitaro Aoyagi, Ryuji Kasahara, Yasuyuki Sawada and Mika Ueyama).
Evaluation of Contingent Repayments in Microfinance: Evidence from a Natural Disaster in Bangladesh, The Developing Economies, 50(2), 116-140. (2012)
Does Contingent Repayment in Microfinance Help the Poor During Natural Disasters? [Lead Article] Journal of Development Studies, 46(2), 191-210. (2010)
How Do the Poor Cope with Hardships When Mutual Assistance Is Unavailable?, Economics Bulletin, 15(13), 1-17. (2008)