Shinji Kaneko

Last Updated :2017/11/01

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, ., Professor
E-mail
kshinji{at}hiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Educational Backgrounds

  • Kyushu University, Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Japan, 1996/04, 1999/02
  • Kyushu University, Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Japan, 1994/04, 1996/03
  • Kyushu University, Faculty of Engineering, Japan, 1989/04, 1994/03

Academic Degrees

  • Dr. of Engineering, Kyushu University
  • Master of Engineering, Kyushu University

Research Fields

  • Environmental science;Sustainable and environmental system development;Environmental policy and social systems
  • Engineering;Civil engineering;Civil and environmental engineering

Research Keywords

  • Development and Environment
  • Poverty and Environment
  • Environmental Economics
  • Environmental Policy
  • Climate Policy
  • Urbanization and Environment
  • Renewable Energy

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA)
  • Environmental Policy and Governance
  • START, 2005
  • Japan Society of Civil Engnieers

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2017, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Environmental and Resource Economics
  2. 2017, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Seminar on Economic Development
  3. 2017, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Special Seminar for Linkage Program
  4. 2017, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, International Environmental Cooperation Studies
  5. 2017, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Practical Seminar on International Cooperation Project
  6. 2017, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Seminar on Practices for International Civil Servants II
  7. 2017, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Seminar on Economic Development I
  8. 2017, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Seminar on Economic Development II
  9. 2017, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Practical Seminar on International Cooperation Project
  10. 2017, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Global Environmental Policies
  11. 2017, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Seminar on Economic Development
  12. 2017, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Special Seminar for Linkage Program
  13. 2017, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Practical Seminar on International Cooperation Project
  14. 2017, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Intensive, Seminar on Practices for International Civil Servants I
  15. 2017, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Seminar on Economic Development I
  16. 2017, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Seminar on Economic Development II
  17. 2017, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Practical Seminar on International Cooperation Project

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Is there a causal relation between ethanol innovation and the market characteristics of fuels in Brazil?, ECOLOGICAL ECONOMICS, 74, 161-168, FEB 2012
  2. Causality between pillars of sustainable development: Global stylized facts or regional phenomena?, ECOLOGICAL INDICATORS, 14(1), 197-201, MAR 2012
  3. Are firms' voluntary environmental management activities beneficial for the environment and business? An empirical study focusing on Japanese manufacturing firms, JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, 105, 121-130, AUG 30 2012
  4. Impacts of urbanization on national transport and road energy use: Evidence from low, middle and high income countries, ENERGY POLICY, 46, 268-277, JUL 2012
  5. Estimating the value of economic benefits associated with adaptation to climate change in a developing country: A case study of improvements in tropical cyclone warning services, ECOLOGICAL ECONOMICS, 86, 117-128, FEB 2013
  6. Different drug-susceptibilities of long-term potentiation in three input systems to the CA3 region of the guinea pig hippocampus in vitro., Neuropharmacology, 29(5), 487-492, 19900501
  7. Roles of protein kinases in neurotransmitter responses in Xenopus oocytes injected with rat brain mRNA., J. Cellular Physiol., 134(1), 155-160, 19880101
  8. CO2 Emission and Energy Policy Effect in China: a Provincial Level Analysis, Proceedings of the 14th Annual conference The Japan Society for International Development, 193-198, 20021101
  9. Long-term Perspective on Population and Food Supply and Demand in Asia Based on Empirical Equations and BaU Scenarios,, Journal of Global Environmental Engineering, 3, 99-119, 19970401
  10. Study on the Water Demand and Supply in China Based on Business as Usual Scenarios,, Journal of Global Environmental Engineering, 5, 139-154, 19990401
  11. An Analysis on Driving Factors for CO2 Emissions from Energy Use in Tokyo and Seoul by Factor Decomposition Method, Environmental Systems Research, 30, 295-304, 20020401
  12. CO2 EMISSIONS FROM ENERGY USE IN EAST ASIAN MEGA-CITIES: DRIVING FACTORS AND THEIR CONTRIBUTIONS, Environmental Systems Research, 31, 20030401
  13. CO2 emission from energy use in East Asia mega-cities: driving factors, challenges and strategies, Proceedings of International Workshops on Policy Integration Towards Sustainable Urban Energy Use for Cities in Asia, 55-78, 20030401
  14. Analysis of Industrialization, Urbanization and Land-use Change in East Asia According to the DPSER Framework, Proceedings of 1999 NIES Workshop on Information Bases and Modeling for Land-use and Land-cover Changes in East Asia, 19990401
  15. CO2 emission and policy effect in China: a provincial level analysis, Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference of Japan Society for International Development, 20020401
  16. Is there any turning point in the EKCs for CO2 emission? Empirical econometric analysis and east-Asian countries and mega-cities trajectories, Proceedings of the 2002 Annual Conference of the Society for Environmental Economics and Policy Studies, 20020401
  17. Comparative study on indirect energy demand, supply and corresponding CO2 emissions of Asian Mega-cities, Proceedings of International Workshops on Policy Integration Towards Sustainable Urban Energy Use for Cities in Asia, 193-203, 20030401
  18. CROSS-SECTIONAL SURVEY OF INSOMNIA AND SIGNS OF DEPRESSION IN JAPANESE MALE SHIFT WORKERS, WORKING UNDER VARIOUS SHIFT PATTERNS, 27th International Congress on Occupational Health = Iguassu Falls= Brazil, 20030401
  19. Leptogenesis and low energy CP violation, a link, Journal of Physics G: Nucl. Part. Phys., 29(8), 1877-1880, 20030701
  20. Fur Mites induce dermatitis associated with IgE hyperproduction in an inbred strain of Mice, NC/Kuj., J.Dermatolo.Sci, 19, 37-43, 19990401
  21. Collocational Analysis of Life Science English (2) - Lists of common collocates of carry, confer, contribute, detect, elucidate, give, know, obtain, raise, understand -, 39, 55-88, 20050401
  22. Collocational analysis of life science English (1) - Lists of common collocates of possibility, probability, implication, involvement, abscence, presence, evidence -, Studia Humana et Naturalia, 38, 19-53, 20040401
  23. Life Science Dictionary: a versatile electronic database of medical and biological terms, 20030401
  24. Depelopment of a genre-specific electronic dictionary and automatic gloss-embedding system, 20030401
  25. CP violation of neutrino oscillation and leptogenesis, Physical Review Letters, 89, 231601-1-231601-4, 20020401
  26. Productivity of market and environmental abatement in China, Environmental Economics and Policy Studies, 459-470, 20060401
  27. Technology choice and CDM projects in China: case study of a small steel company in Shandong Province, Energy Policy, 1139-1151, 20060401
  28. Dynamics of energy-related CO2 emissions in China during 1980 to 2002: The relative importance of energy supply-side and demand-side effects, Energy Policy, 3549-3572, 20060401
  29. Coverage and reliability of Chinese statistics regarding sulfur dioxide emissions during the late-1990s, Environmental Economics and Policy Studies, 415-434, 20060401
  30. Economic growth and the environment in China: an empirical analysis of productivity, Int. J. Gloval Environmental Issues, 89-133, 20060401
  31. Analysis of International Interdependence between China and Japan from the Perspective of Interregional Economic and Environmental Interactions, International Association of Energy Economists (IAEE) 30th Conference, 20070218
  32. An analysis on driving factors for CO2 emissions from energy use in Tokyo and Seoul by factor decomposition method, Environmental Systems Research, 30, 295-304, 20021001
  33. CO2 emissions from energy use in East Asian mega-cities: Driving factors and their contributions, Environmental Systems Research, 31, 209-216, 20031001
  34. Environmental productivity in China, Economics Bulletin, 17(2), 1-10, 20040401
  35. ""Driving forces behind the stagnancy of China's energy-related CO2 emissions from 1996 to 1999: the relative importance of structural change, intensity change and scale change"", Energy Policy, 33(3), 319-335, 20050201
  36. Technology choice and CDM projects in China: case study of a small steel company in Shandong Province, Energy Policy, 34(10), 1139-1151, 20060701
  37. Dynamics of energy-related CO2 emissions in China during 1980 to 2002: The relative importance of energy supply-side and demand-side effects, Energy Policy, 34(18), 3549-3572, 20061201
  38. Income Inequality Changes during periods of Economic Recovery in Indonesia, The Empirical Economics Letters, 6(4), 307-313, 20070701
  39. Location optimization algorithm for emergency signs in public facilities and its application to a single-floor supermarket, Fire Safety Journal, 44(1), 113-120, 20090101
  40. External dependency of water supply system in Beijing: an application of water mileage, Headwaters to the Ocean, Hydrological Changes and Watershed Management, 445-449, 20081001
  41. Urbanization and water use situation in Beijing, China - an evidence from water production and supply sector, Headwaters to the Ocean, Hydrological Changes and Watershed Management, 451-457, 20081001
  42. Long-term urban growth and water demand in Asian mega-cities, Headwaters to the Ocean, Hydrological Changes and Watershed Management, 483-489, 20081001
  43. A comparative study on history of sewage works construction between Bangkok and Tokyo, Headwaters to the Ocean, Hydrological Changes and Watershed Management, 583-589, 20081001
  44. Estimation of historical/ spatial changes in subsurface material stock related to the construction sector of urban areas in Japan, Headwaters to the Ocean, Hydrological Changes and Watershed Management, 591-597, 20081001
  45. Enabling sustainability transitions in Asia: the importance of vertical and horizontal linkages, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 76(2), 255-266, 20090201
  46. Environmental Performance and Return to Pollution Abatement in China, Ecological Economics, 68(6), 1643-1651, 20090401
  47. Urbanization and subsurface environmental issues: An attempt at DPSIR model application in Asian cities, Science of The Total Environment, 407(9), 3089-3104, 20090401
  48. Anthropogenic effects on the subsurface thermal and groundwater environments in Osaka, Japan and Bangkok, Thailand, Science of The Total Environment, 407(9), 3153-3164, 20090101
  49. Operational Performance of the Bangladesh Rural Electrification Program and its Determinants with a Focus on Political Interference, Energy Policy, 37(6), 2433-2439, 20090601
  50. Assessing the Herding Behavior Through Multi-Agent Model and its impact Assessment of Pastureland Degradation in Mongolia, Environmental Systems Research, 37, 227-235, 20091001
  51. Economic Evaluation for the Benefits of a Bamboo Forest Management in Satoyama: Case Study on Kagamiyama Area in Higashihiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, 23, 61-66, 20091101
  52. Are micro-benefits negligible? The implications of the rapid expansion of Solar Home Systems (SHS) in rural Bangladesh for sustainable development, Energy Policy, 39(7), 4022-4031, 20110701
  53. Ethanol demand under the flex-fuel technology regime in Brazil., Energy Economics, 33(6), 1146-1154, 20111101
  54. Does urbanization lead to less energy use and lower CO2 emissions? A cross-country analysis., Ecological Economics, 70(2), 434-444, 20101201
  55. Determining the effectiveness of the Danish packaging tax and policy:The case of paper and paperbord packaging imports., Resources,Conservation and Recycling, 55(9-10), 836-841, 20110801
  56. Nonincome Factors Behind the Purchase Decisions of Solar Home Systems in Rural Bangladesh., Energy for Sustainable Development, 15(3), 284-292, 20110901
  57. Citizens' perception of past environmental damage and liability in countries with transition: Evidence from Kemerovo, Russia., Transition Studies Review, 17(4), 763-776, 20101201
  58. Why are environmentally aware citizens unwilling to support drinking water quality improvements? Evidence from Kemerovo, Russia., Journal of International Development and Cooperation, 17(1), 1-16, 20110101
  59. Economic Evaluation of Drinking Water Supply in Countries in Transition: Case Study of the Russian Federation, Journal of Institute of World Economy and International Relations, 56, 245-261, 20091201
  60. Benefit Transfers with Latent Class Models: Air Pollution Risk Management of Power Plants in China, Kobe University Graduate School of Economics, Discussion Paper Series, 1003, 20100501
  61. Firms' reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and economic performance: analyzing effects through demand and productivity, Hiroshima University Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Development Policy Discussion Paper Series, 1-1, 20110801
  62. Allocating Costs of Environmental Management among Generations: A Case of Environmental Liabilities in Transition Economies, Hiroshima University Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Development Policy Discussion Paper Series, 1-7, 20111201
  63. Economy-wide impacts of consumer responses to environmental information disclosure in Tokyo and the other parts of Japan, Hiroshima University Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Development Policy Discussion Paper Series, 2-1, 20120101
  64. Residential preferences for stable electricity supply and a reduction in air pollution risk: A benefit transfer study using choice modeling in China, Hiroshima University Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Development Policy Discussion Paper Series, 2-12, 20120601
  65. A Study on Characteristics of Household Electricity Un-subscribers in Indonesia., Journal of International Development and Cooperation, 18(1), 45-54, 20111201
  66. Identifying household Residential Electricity Un-subscribers under Two Electricity., Journal of International Development and Cooperation, 18(1), 31-44, 20111201
  67. Operational Performance of Regional Electricity in Indonesia., Journal of International Development and Cooperation, 18(1), 23-30, 20111201
  68. Current status of the Brazilian ethanol program :Report on Hiroshima University-IDEC's mission to Brazil., Journal of International Development and Cooperation, 18(1), 111-122, 20111201
  69. Effects of the reduction of pollution emissions on the economic performance of firms: an empirical analysis focusing on demand and productivity., Journal of Cleaner Production, 19(17-18), 1956-1964, 20111101
  70. Decline in heavy metal contamination in marine sediments in Jakarta Bay, Indonesia due to increasing environmental regulations., Etsuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 92(2), 297-306, 20110401
  71. Ethanol demand in Brazil: Regional approach., Energy Policy, 39(5), 2289-2298, 20110501
  72. Decomposition of CO2 emissions change from energy consumption in Brazil: challenges and policy implications., Energy Policy, 39(3), 1495-1504, 20110301
  73. Decomposing the decoupling CO2 emissions and economic growth in Brazil., Ecological Economics, 70(8), 1459-1504, 20110601
  74. Dynamic sustainability assessment of countries at the macro level: A principal component., Ecological Indicators, 11(3), 811-823, 20110301
  75. Financial allocation strategy for the regional pollution abatement cost of reducing sulfur dioxide emissions in the thermal power sector in China., Energy Policy, 38(5), 2131-2141, 20100501
  76. Nonincome factors behind the purchase decisions of solar home systems in rural Bangladesh, Energy for Sustainable Development, 15(3), 284-292, 20110901
  77. Allocating Costs of Environmental Management among Generations: A Case of Environmental Liabilities in Transition Economies, Transition Studies Review, 19(2), 225-243, 20121001
  78. A comparative study on history of sewage works construction between Bangkok and Tokyo., Headwaters to the Ocean, 583-589, 20081001
  79. A water resource efficiency analysis of the Chinese industrial sector, Environmental Economics, 3(3), 82-92, 20121001
  80. Effects of Internal Migration on Residential Energy Consumption and CO2 Emissions in Hanoi, Hiroshima University Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Development Policy Discussion Paper Series, 2(17), 20121101
  81. Does Urbanization Matter for Developing Long-term Climate Scenario?, Global Environmental Research, 17(1), 20130101
  82. Driving forces behind the stagnancy of China's energy-related CO2 emissions from 1996 to 1999: the relative importance of structural change, intensity change and scale change, ENERGY POLICY, 33(3), 319-335, FEB 2005
  83. Technology choice and CDM projects in China: case study of a small steel company in Shandong Province, ENERGY POLICY, 34(10), 1139-1151, JUL 2006
  84. Dynamics of energy-related CO2 emissions in China during 1980 to 2002: The relative importance of energy supply-side and demand-side effects, ENERGY POLICY, 34(18), 3549-3572, DEC 2006
  85. Enabling sustainability transitions in Asia: The importance of vertical and horizontal linkages, TECHNOLOGICAL FORECASTING AND SOCIAL CHANGE, 76(2), 255-266, FEB 2009
  86. Location optimization algorithm for emergency signs in public facilities and its application to a single-floor supermarket, FIRE SAFETY JOURNAL, 44(1), 113-120, JAN 2009
  87. Environmental performance and returns to pollution abatement in China, ECOLOGICAL ECONOMICS, 68(6), 1643-1651, APR 15 2009
  88. Urbanization and subsurface environmental issues: An attempt at DPSIR model application in Asian cities, SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT, 407(9), 3089-3104, APR 15 2009
  89. Anthropogenic effects on the subsurface thermal and groundwater environments in Osaka, Japan and Bangkok, Thailand, SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT, 407(9), 3153-3164, APR 15 2009
  90. Operational performance of the Bangladesh rural electrification program and its determinants with a focus on political interference, ENERGY POLICY, 37(6), 2433-2439, JUN 2009
  91. Financial allocation strategy for the regional pollution abatement cost of reducing sulfur dioxide emissions in the thermal power sector in China, ENERGY POLICY, 38(5), 2131-2141, MAY 2010
  92. Nonincome factors behind the purchase decisions of solar home systems in rural Bangladesh, ENERGY FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, 15(3), 284-292, SEP 2011
  93. Changes in environmentally sensitive productivity and technological modernization in China's iron and steel industry in the 1990s, ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS, 15, 485-504, AUG 2010
  94. Does urbanization lead to less energy use and lower CO2 emissions? A cross-country analysis, ECOLOGICAL ECONOMICS, 70(2), 434-444, DEC 15 2010
  95. Dynamic sustainability assessment of countries at the macro level: A principal component analysis, ECOLOGICAL INDICATORS, 11(3), 811-823, MAY 2011
  96. Decomposition of CO2 emissions change from energy consumption in Brazil: Challenges and policy implications, ENERGY POLICY, 39(3), 1495-1504, MAR 2011
  97. Decline in heavy metal contamination in marine sediments in Jakarta Bay, Indonesia due to increasing environmental regulations, ESTUARINE COASTAL AND SHELF SCIENCE, 92(2), 297-306, APR 10 2011
  98. Ethanol demand in Brazil: Regional approach, ENERGY POLICY, 39(5), 2289-2298, MAY 2011
  99. Decomposing the decoupling of CO2 emissions and economic growth in Brazil, ECOLOGICAL ECONOMICS, 70(8), 1459-1469, JUN 15 2011
  100. Are micro-benefits negligible? The implications of the rapid expansion of Solar Home Systems (SHS) in rural Bangladesh for sustainable development, ENERGY POLICY, 39(7), 4022-4031, JUL 2011
  101. Determining the effectiveness of the Danish packaging tax policy: The case of paper and paperboard packaging imports, RESOURCES CONSERVATION AND RECYCLING, 55(9-10), 836-841, JUL-AUG 2011
  102. Effects of the reduction of pollution emissions on the economic performance of firms: an empirical analysis focusing on demand and productivity, JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION, 19(17-18), 1956-1964, NOV-DEC 2011
  103. Ethanol demand under the flex-fuel technology regime in Brazil, ENERGY ECONOMICS, 33(6), 1146-1154, NOV 2011
  104. Can environmental quality spread through institutions?, ENERGY POLICY, 56, 312-321, MAY 2013
  105. Corporate Environmental and Economic Performance of Japanese Manufacturing Firms: Empirical Study for Sustainable Development, BUSINESS STRATEGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT, 22(3), 187-201, MAR 2013
  106. Understanding the Implications of Environmental taxes: The Case of the Danish Weight Based Packaging Product Charge, ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY AND GOVERNANCE, 23(4), 274-282, JUL 2013
  107. Decomposition analysis of air pollution abatement in China: empirical study for ten industrial sectors from 1998 to 2009, JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION, 59, 22-31, NOV 15 2013
  108. Determinants of user satisfaction with solar home systems in rural Bangladesh, ENERGY, 61, 52-58, NOV 1 2013
  109. The effects of internal migration on residential energy consumption and CO2 emissions: A case study in Hanoi, ENERGY FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, 17(6), 572-580, DEC 2013
  110. How does a firm's management of greenhouse gas emissions influence its economic performance? Analyzing effects through demand and productivity in Japanese manufacturing firms, JOURNAL OF PRODUCTIVITY ANALYSIS, 42(3), 355-366, DEC 2014
  111. The moderating effects of urbanization on carbon dioxide emissions: A latent class modeling approach, TECHNOLOGICAL FORECASTING AND SOCIAL CHANGE, 90, 302-317, JAN 2015
  112. Do forest permits cause deforestation in Indonesia?, INTERNATIONAL FORESTRY REVIEW, 17(2), 165-181, JUN 2015
  113. Attribute non-attendance in discrete choice experiments: A case study in a developing country, ECONOMIC ANALYSIS AND POLICY, 47, 22-33, SEP 2015
  114. Evaluating households' preferences regarding reducing power outages in rural areas: cases in the Ganges Floodplain in Bangladesh, ENVIRONMENT DEVELOPMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY, 18(1), 73-94, FEB 2016

Publications such as books

  1. 2001, Urbanization and Urban Environmental Management , Towards a Sustainable Asia and the Pacific= Report of ECO ASIA Long-term Perspective Project Phase II= Institute for Global Environmental Strategies, 2001, 13
  2. 2001, A Comparative Study on Urban Transportation and Air Pollution in Four Asian Mega-cities: The Cases of Tokyo, Seoul, Beijing and Shanghai , Urban Environmental Challenges in Asia -Current Situations and Management Strategies-= Institute for Global Environmental Strategies, 2001, 29
  3. 2012/03, Climate Change Mitigation and International Development Cooperation, Routledge, 2012, 03, 248
  4. 2010/09, Does Organizational Capacity Matter for Climate Change Adaptation?: -an Empirical Study in South West Bangladesh, LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, 2010, 09, 104
  5. 2009/12, Chinese Economic Development and the Environment, EdwardElgar Publishing Ltd., 2009, 12, 352
  6. 2016, Basic Studies in Environmental Knowledge, Technology, Evaluation, and Strategy, Springer, 2016, 286