Associate Professor (Department of Economics)
B.A. (Agronomy), M.A. (Agronomy),
Ph.D. (Agronomy), The University of Tokyo
Message to Prospective Students
I hope you will enjoy the multicultural environment at Sophia University.
Research Interests and Teaching Areas
Economic History, Development Economics, Agricultural Economics
- Kurata, M., Takahashi, K., & Hibiki, A. (2020). Gender differences in associations of household and ambient air pollution with child health: Evidence from household and satellite-based data in Bangladesh. World Development, 128, 104779.
- Kurata, M., Matsui, N., Ikemoto, Y., & Tsuboi, H. (2018). Do determinants of adopting solar home systems differ between households and micro-enterprises? Evidence from rural Bangladesh. Renewable Energy, 129, 309-316.