YUDA Michio

YUDA Michio

YUDA Michio

Research Associate

Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University

Expertise

Health Economics, Social Security, Applied Econometrics

Education

2007 Ph.D.(Economics), Hitotsubashi University
2004 M.A. (Economics), Hitotsubashi University
2002 B.A. (Economics), Yokohama National University

Experience

2018 – Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University
2010 – 2018 Associate Professor, School of Economics, Chukyo University.
2007 – 2010 Assistant Professor, School of Economics, Chukyo University.
2005 – 2007 Research Fellow of the Japan Society for Promotion of Science (DC2), Hitotsubashi University.

Selected Publications and Papers

Books

  • Economic Analysis of Health Policy: Evidence and Suggestions from Social Insurance Claims Data, Tokyo: University of Tokyo Press, December 2016 (with Yasushi Iwamoto, Wataru Suzuki, and Ryoko Morozumi, in Japanese).
  • Economic Analysis of the Public Finance of the Japanese National Health Insurance System, Tokyo: Keiso Shobo, February, 2018 (in Japanese).

Papers Published in Refereed Journals

  • "Medical Assistance System and Inpatient Health Care Provision: Empirical Evidence from Short-term Hospitalization in Japan," PLOS ONE, Vol.13(10): e0204798, 2018.
  • "Effects of Informal Caregivers’ Health on Care Recipients," Japanese Economic Review, Vol.67(2), pp.192-210, Wiley, 2016 (with Jinkook Lee).
  • "Inefficiencies in the Japanese National Health Insurance System: A Stochastic Frontier Approach," Journal of Asian Economics, Vol.42, pp.65-77, Elsevier.
  • "The Effect of Habitual Smoking on Labor Productivity," Applied Economics Letters, Vol.18(12), pp.1125-1132, Tayler & Francis, 2011.