Personnel Information






Field of Economics

Date of Birth


Research Fields, Keywords

social capital, biodiversity, energy economics

Mail Address

E-mail address


Graduating School 【 display / non-display

  • Kyoto University, Faculty of Agriculture

    University, 2004.03, Graduated, Japan

Graduate School 【 display / non-display

  • Kyoto University, Graduate School, Division of Agriculture

    Master's Course, 2006.03, Other, Japan

  • Kyoto University, Graduate School, Division of Human and Environmental Studies, Department of Interdisciplinary Environment

    Doctor's Course, 2009.03, Other, Japan

Degree 【 display / non-display

  • Human and Environmental Studies, Environmental Economics, Kyoto University, Coursework, 2009.03

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • Shiga University Faculty of Economics,Instructor, 2009.04 - 2011.03

  • Shiga University Faculty of Economics,Associate Professor, 2011.04 - 2020.05

  • Shiga University Faculty of Economics,Professor, 2020.06 -

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

  • Environmental Economics

  • Agricultural Economics


Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Community capability building for environmental conservation in Lake Biwa (Japan) through an adaptive and abductive approach, Socio-Ecological Practice Research, 2021.03, Kondo, Y., Fujisawa, E., Ishikawa, K., Nakahara, S., Matsushita, K., Asano, S., Kamatani, K., Suetsugu, S., Kano, K., Kumazawa, T., Sato, K., Okuda, N.

    DOI:, Research paper (scientific journal), Multiple Authorship

  • Co-design of National-Scale Future Scenarios in Japan to Predict and Assess Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services, Sustainability Science, vol.14 (1) (p.5 - 21) , 2019.04, Saito, O., Kamiyama, C., Hashimoto, S., Matsui, T., Shoyama, K., Kabaya, K., Uetake, T., Taki, H., Ishikawa, Y., Matsushita, K., Yamane, F., Hori, J., Ariga, T., Takeuchi, K.

    DOI:10.1007/s11625-018-0587-9, Research paper (scientific journal), Multiple Authorship

  • Shadow Value of Ecosystem Resilience in Complex Natural Land as a Wild Pollinator Habitat, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, vol.100 (3) (p.829 - 843) , 2018.04, Matsushita, K., Taki, H., Yamane, F. and Asano, K.

    DOI:10.1093/ajae/aax075, Research paper (scientific journal), Multiple Authorship

  • Linkage between Crop Diversity and Agro-Ecosystem Resilience: Nonmonotonic Agricultural Response under Alternate Regimes, Ecological Economics, vol.126 (p.23 - 31) , 2016.06, Matsushita, K., Yamane, F. and Asano, K.

    DOI:10.1016/j.ecolecon.2016.03.006, Research paper (scientific journal), Multiple Authorship

  • 生態系保全型農法の不確実性に対する消費者認知・選好-豊岡産コウノトリ米を事例に-, 日本農業経済学会論文集 (p.165 - 169) , 2014.12, 山根史博・松下京平

    Research paper (scientific journal), Multiple Authorship

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • The investment in social capital through rural development policy in Japan, United nations university press, Rural and urban sustainability governance (Multilevel environmental governance for sustainable development), Asano, K. and Takada, M (Eds), 2014.03, Kyohei Matsushita

    Scholarly Book, Allotment Writing

Presentations 【 display / non-display

  • Internal meeting, 2009.11, The Economic Value of Social Capital Revealed by CVM: From the Questionnaire in Shizuoka City, Oral Presentation(general)

Research Grants & Projects 【 display / non-display

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(B),2019.04 - 2021.03

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(B),2016.04 - 2019.03

  • Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(A),2012.04 - 2015.03

  • Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(B),2012.04 - 2015.03

  • Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(B),2010.04 - 2012.03


Social Activity Outside the University 【 display / non-display

  • 10,2013.10 - 2019.09

  • 12,2014.12 -