Personnel Information




Associate Professor


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 -

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

  • Environmental Economics

  • Agricultural Economics


Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Co-design of National-Scale Future Scenarios in Japan to Predict and Assess Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services (online first), Sustainability Science, 2018.06, 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

  • Reducing CO2 Emissions of Japanese Thermal Power Companies: A Directional Output Distance Function Approach, Environmental Economics and Policy Studies, vol.16 (p.1 - 19) , 2014, Matsushita, K. and Asano, K.

    DOI:10.1007/s10018-013-0067-5, 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),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 - 2018.03