YAMAZAKI Keiichi

Organization

Graduate School of International Social Sciences, International Social Sciences Section

Title

Professor

Date of Birth

1962

Research Fields, Keywords

Latin America, Brazil, Peru, decentralization, urban policy, urbanization, housing problem, housing policy, environmental problem, environmental policy, sustainable development, social policy, primary education, public health, good government, battle

Mail Address

E-mail address

Homepage URL

http://blogs.yahoo.co.jp/yamazakizemi07



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  • I studied regional development, local public finance, the Brazilian economy as graduate school student at Osaka City University between 1987 and 1993. I joined YNU in March of 1993, starting to take care of the course "Developing Economies" and other related subjects both at the undergraduate level and the graduate (Master and Doctor) levels. The current research focuses are housing finance of Brazil, anti-corruption policy (integrity system) of Brazil and Latin American economies in general.

Graduating School 【 display / non-display

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    1987

    Osaka University of Foreign Studies   Faculty of Foreign Language   Department of English   Graduated

Graduate School 【 display / non-display

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    1993

    Osaka City University  Graduate School, Division of Administration  Regional Economics  Doctor Course  Accomplished credits for doctoral program

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  • Master in Commerce -  Osaka City University

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • 2013.04
     
     

      Professor  

  • 1991.04
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    1993.03

      Research Fellowship for Young Scientists of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science  

  • 1989.04
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    1993.03

    Osaka City University   Graduate School of Business,   Doctor's course  

  • 1987.04
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    1989.03

    Osaka City University   Graduate School of Business,   Master's course  

Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Economic policy

Qualification acquired 【 display / non-display

  • Practical English Proficiency Test (1or semi-1 or 2 class)

 

Research Career 【 display / non-display

  • Analysis of the causes of the increased number of precarious houses in Brazil and perspectives of solutions from the viewpoint of financial inclusion

    Project Year:  -   

  • International comparative study on coproduction in the aftermath of large-scale natural disasters in Japan and in Austraria

    Project Year:  -   

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    This is an empritical study on coproduction between volunteers, NPOs and local governments in the case of large scale natural disasters. We focus on the situations after the natural disasters in Japan and in Australia.

  • Comparative study of municipal amalgamation in Japan and Australia

    Project Year:  -   

  • Empirical Study into Environmental Problems and the Effectiveness of Environmental Policy in Brazil

    Project Year:  -   

  • Empirical Study into the Impact of Fiscal Decentralization upon the Human Development Policy in Brazil and Peru

    Project Year:  -   

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  • Economics from the Beach of Rio [Da Praia para a Sala de Aula: Rompendo o Mito da Onipotencia do Mercado]

    (Part: Single Work )

    2006.03

  • articles related to regional economies and environmental problems and policies

    (Part: Joint Work )

    2005.07

  • Decentralization and Residents' Participation

    (Part: Joint Work )

    Publisher:Mineruva Title of the Book: Latin American Economies  2004.04

  • Changes in Urban System and Decentralization

    (Part: Joint Work )

    Brazil New Era  2004.03

  • 'Dollarization' -- with a Focus on Latin America

    (Part: Joint Work )

    Globaliazation and International Currency  2003

Papers 【 display / non-display

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  • The Case of Valdemar Santos: A Victory that Initiated a Process for Guaranteeing Human Rights to Tobacco Farm Workers

      15 ( 3 ) 179 - 192   2010.09

    Introduction and explanation (bulletin of university, research institution)   Joint Work

  • 『ラテンアメリカ時報』通巻第1384号,秋号(日本ラテンアメリカ協会刊行)(pp.30-34)

        30 - 34   2008

    Introduction and explanation (others)   Single Work

  • 'Participatory Budgeting' Widely Introduced by Municipalities in Latin America

    Residents and Autonomy   ( 519 )   2006.07

    Introduction and explanation (others)   Single Work

  • Brazilian risks observed within the "Intermediate System"

        61 - 75   2004.12

    Introduction and explanation (others)   Joint Work

  • Changes of the industrial districts of shoes and textiles after the 1990s in Brazil

        2004.11

    Introduction and explanation (others)   Single Work

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  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(C)

    Project Year: 2018.04  -  2023.03  Investigator(s): YAMAZAKI, Keiichi

Preferred joint research theme 【 display / non-display

  • Urban problems and the role of urban politics in today's Brazil