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Kentaro Yoshida Last modified date:2021.06.02

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Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Environmental Economics
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Outline Activities
Future society think-tank research unit, future energy society research unit, transdisciplunary energy science and education unit. Environmental economis. Environmental valuation of next generation cehicles, and renewable energies. Environmental policies in Asian countries.
Research Interests
  • Policies and consumer preferences for next generation vehicles and renewable energy. Environemtal economics for low carbon sosiety and the sustainable management of natural capital. Choice modeling and best-worst scaling approaches to estimate willingness to pay for environmental goods and services.
    keyword : Next generation vecles, renewable energy, stated preference, best-worst scaling, natural capital
Academic Activities
1. Murakami, K., N. Itsubo, K. Kuriyama, K. Yoshida, K. Tokimatsu, Development of Weighting Factors for G20 Countries. Part 2: Estimation of Willingness to Pay and Annual Global Damage Cost, The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment,, 23, 12, 2349-2364, 2018.12.
2. N. Itsubo, K. Murakami, K. Kuriyama, K. Yoshida, K. Tokimatsu, A. Inaba, Development of weighting factors for G20 countries—explore the difference in environmental awareness between developed and emerging countries, The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, 10.1007/s11367-017-1372-1, 23, 12, 2311-2326, 2018.12.
1. Kentaro Yoshida, Consumer preferences for alternative fuel vehicles and autonomous driving technology, IAEE Asia-Oceania Conference, 2020.02.
2. Kentaro Yoshida, Mitasu Yamamoto, Applying Best–Worst Scaling to Assess Consumer Preferences for Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Japan, The 16th IAEE European Conference, 2019.08.
3. Kentaro Yoshida, Applying Best­-Worst Scaling to Assess Consumer Preferences for Electric Vehicles in Japan, The International Association for Energy Economics, 2019.05.
4. Kentaro Yoshida, EV Shift and Consumer Preferences in Japan: Best-Worst Scaling, Korea Environmental Economics Association 2018, 2018.08.
5. Kentaro Yoshida, Ke An, Consumer Preferences for Electric Vehicles in Japan: Best-Worst Scaling, The 6th International Association for Energy Economics Asian Conference, 2018.11.
6. Kentaro Yoshida, An incentive compatible PES scheme and economic valuation, EAAERE 2016, 2016.08.
7. Kentaro Yoshida, Estimating Averting Behaviors toward Food Choices of Japanese Consumers after the Nuclear Power Plant Accident, The International Society for Ecological Economics 2016, 2016.06.
8. Kentaro Yoshida, Koji Tokimatsu, Norihiro Itsubo, Rieko Yasuoka, Masahiro Nishio, Kayo Murakami, Benefit transfer in an integrated assessment model: How is it important?, The 2017 AERE summer Conference, 2017.06.
9. Kentaro Yoshida, Compatibility between PES Scheme, Economic Valuation and Sustainability Certification, nternational Conference and Congress of the Indonesian Society of Agricultural Economics, 2017.08.
10. Kentaro Yoshida, Mitasu Yamamoto, Using Best-Worst Scaling to Assess Climbers' Preferences Regarding the Use of Entrance Fees, WCERE2018, 2018.06.
Educational Activities
Energy, resources, natural capital, and low-carbon economy. Environmental economics