Publications

Last updated: 2015-02

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Books and Journal Articles

The list is in alphabetical order according to the author's last name.

2013

1. Hiroshi Ishida, 2013, "The Transition to Adulthood among Japanese Youths: Understanding Courtship in Japan," Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 646: 86-106.
2. Hiroshi Ishida, 2013, "Inequality in workplace conditions and health outcomes," Industrial Health, 51(5): 501-513.
3. Kenji Ishida, 2013, "The Effect of Skill Development Outside Workplaces on Gaining Regular Employment," CSSI Working Paper Series No.8: 1-15.
4. Mari Kan, 2013,"Being out of work and health among younger Japanese men: a panel data analysis", Industrial Health, No.51: 514-523.

2012

1. Yusuke Hayashi,2012, "The Effect of Married Couples' Incomes on Marital Satisfaction", Social Science Japan 47: 13-16.
2. Hiroshi Ishida and Satoshi Miwa, 2012, "School Discipline and Academic Achievement in Japan", in R. Arum and M. Velez (eds.), Improving Learning Environments, Stanford University Press, 163-195.
3. Hiroshi Ishida and Akira Motegi, 2012, "Educational Assortative Mating in Japan and the United States," Social Science Japan 47: 3-8.
4. Masao Oshima, 2012, "The Transition from school to work: The Role of Job Placement Assistance Provided by Schools", Social Science Japan 47: 22-25.
5. Fumiko Suzuki, 2012, "Marrying Late or Not at All: Changing Life Course Choices among Young Women in Japan", Social Science Japan 47: 17-21.
6. Takashi Yoshida, 2012, "The Impact of a Woman's First Job and Non-Regular Employment on Marriage Timing," Social Science Japan 47: 9-12.

2010

1. Hiroshi Ishida and David Slater (eds.), 2010, Social Class in Contemporary Japan, London: Routledge.

2009

1. Satoko Fukahori, 2009, "The Job Aspirations of Japanese Youths: Gender Bias and Higher Education Impact,"Social Science Japan, 40: 7-10.
2. Hiroshi Ishida, 2009, "Japanese Life Course Panel Survey and Educational Attainment of Youth," Social Science Japan, 40: 3-6.
3. Wataru Nakazawa, 2009, "Does the Japanese Scholarship Loan Programs Reduce Inequality of Opportunities for Access to Universities?" Social Science Japan, 40: 11-14.
4. Masao Oshima, 2009, "University Student Job Hunting and University Career Placement Divisions," Social Science Japan, 40: 15-18.

2008

1. Hiroshi Ishida, 2008, "Japan: Educational Expansion and Inequality in Access to Higher Education," in Stratification in Higher Education: A Comparative Study, edited by Yossi Shavit, Richard Arum, and Adam Gamoron (Stanford: Stanford University Press), 63-86.

Conference and Workshop Presentations

The list is in alphabetical order according to the author's last name

2014

1. Shin Arita, 2014,Current State of Social Survey in Japan, International Conference on Social Survey and Data Sharing,Seoul National University
2. Asai, Yukiko. 2014."Overtime Premium and Working Hours: An Evaluation of the Labour Standards Act Reform in Japan" Workshop for the Comparative Study of Transition to Adulthood among Japanese and Taiwanese Youths. November 8th, 2014. National Taiwan University.
3. Fujihara, Sho and Hiroshi Ishida. 2014. "Education as a Positional Good and Inequality of Educational Opportunity: Trends in Access to Education in Postwar Japan" International Sociological Association Research Committee on Social Stratification RC28 Conference. May 10, 2014. Central European University. Budapest, Hungary.
4. Ishida, Hiroshi (coauthored with Akira Motegi). 2014. "Educational Assortative Mating among Unmarried and Married Couples in Japan and the United States" The 109th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. August 16, 2014. Hilton San Francisco Union Square and Parc55 Wyndham Hotel, San Francisco, CA.
5. Ishida, Hiroshi. 2014. "Japanese Life Course Panel Surveys (JLPS) and Research Agenda using JLPS" Workshop for the Comparative Study of Transition to Adulthood among Japanese and Taiwanese Youths. November 8th, 2014. National Taiwan University.
6. Ogawa, Katsunori. 2014. "Internal Labor Markets and the Effects of Structural Change on Job" Workshop for the Comparative Study of Transition to Adulthood among Japanese and Taiwanese Youths. November 8th, 2014. National Taiwan University.
7. Shindo, Mari., 2014, Seoul National University Hoam Faculty House.

2013

1. Wataru Nakazawa,2013,The Support Structure for Public Expenditure on Education in Japan: A Comparative Perspective,World Congress of Comparative Education Society (in Buenos Aires).

2012

1. Hiroshi Ishida, 2012, "Understanding Courtship among Japanese Youth," International Sociological Association, Research Committee 28 on Social Stratification, Spring Meeting, Chinese University of Hong Kong.
2. Mari Kan,2012, "The Effect of Unemployment on Health and Health Behavior among Japanese Men: An Analysis Using the First-differenced Model," The 2012 European Conference on Health Economics (ECHE), Zürich, Switzerland, July.
3. Wataru Nakazawa, 2012, "Institutional Linkage between Schools and the Labor Market in Japan: Safety Net or Root of Inequality," International Sociological Association, Research Committee 28 on Social Stratification, summer meeting, University of Virginia.

2011

1. Hiroshi Ishida, 2011, "Japanese Youth in Transition: Transition from School to Work," Proceedings of International Conference on "Internal Cleavages and Social Peace in East Asia," (Korean Sociological Association), pp. 19-48.
2. Mari Kan, 2011, "Employment Status, Health and Health Behavior among Japanese Working Population", International Health Economics Association 8th World Congress,Toronto,Canada ,July.
3. Wataru Nakazawa, 2011, "Regional Inequality in the Opportunity for Higher Education in Japan: Estimating the Causal Effect using Propensity Scores," Annual Meeting of Comparative and International Education Society in Montreal, Canada.

2010

1. Mari Kan,2010, "Effects of Maternal Employment on Adolescents' Social Behavior and Academic Achievement",Society for the Advancement of Behavioral Economics Annual Conference,San Diego State University,U.S.A.,August.
2. Wataru Nakazawa, 2010, "Internal Labor Market Theory and School-to-Work Transition in Japan," paper presented for The Australian Sociological Association 2010 Conference, Macquarie University.

2009

1. Hiroshi Ishida, 2009, "Social Inequality in Health in Japan," International Sociological Association, Research Committee on Social Stratification, Spring Meeting, May 2008.

2008

1. Hiroshi Ishida, 2008, "Class Origin and Early Career Progressions among the Youth," International Sociological Association, Research Committee on Social Stratification, Spring Meeting, May 2008.

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