Hiroshima Institute of Health Economics Research (HiHER)

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About HiHER

The challenges to the fair and efficient distribution of necessary medical and long-term care services in Japan, the front-runner of demographic aging, have attracted much attention globally. With that in mind, Hiroshima Institute of Health Economics Research (HiHER) aims to be a world-class health economics research institution, merging social sciences (such as economics) with medical research, including radiation, psychiatry, and social medicine.

News

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Yoshihiko Kadoya’s research was accepted by Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy NEW
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Yoshihiko Kadoya’s opinion about the productivity improvement of long-term care services has appeared in the economic report of Towa Bank, a local bank in Gunma, Japan.
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Yasunori Ouchida presented his research at the 2017 Autumn Meeting of the Japan Association for Applied Economics.
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Yasunori Ouchida presented his research at 54th Annual Meeting of the Japan Section of the RSAI.
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Yoshihiko Kadoya published the small magazine entitled “kaigojigyo no kin mirai” (The future of long-term care industry) by Hiroshima Institute of Health Economics Research (HiHER); 30,000 copies have been sold.
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The 5th HiHER Workshop for creating new research projects was held at Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
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The work conducted by Yasunori Ouchida appeared as Discussion Paper Series No.2017-4, Faculty of Economics, Hiroshima University.
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The 4th HiHER Workshop for creating new research projects was held
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Yoshihiko Kadoya recieved, for his book “Managing the Human Service Market (kaigo shijou no keizaigaku),” The Best Authorship Award by the Public Policy Studies Association Japan (PPSAJ)
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Yoshihiko Kadoya appeared on RCC radio, commenting on Japan’s demographic policies
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Yoshihiko Kadoya presented his research at the ADBI-SBV workshop on Catalyzing Financial Inclusion in Asia Through Financial Literacy and Consumer Protection.
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Kohei Kajiwara received, as Principle Investigator, Grants-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) of the JSPS’s Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI).
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Mika Miyashita received, as Principle Investigator, Scientific Research (B) of the JSPS’s Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI).
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The work conducted by Yasunori Ouchida and Katsufumi Fukuda appeared as Discussion Paper Series No.2017-1, Faculty of Economics, Hiroshima University.
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Yoshihiko Kadoya’s research was accepted by Journal of Risk Research
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Yoshihiko Kadoya was appointed as a visiting scholar at Faculty of Economics, Chulalongkorn University.
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Jin Narumoto’s research was published in Consumer Law News (January).
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Yoshihiko Kadoya’s serial article about long-term care market (No.5) appeared in the Nikkei, Japan’s largest financial newspaper (Feb 1).
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Yoshihiko Kadoya’s serial article about long-term care market (No.4) appeared in the Nikkei, Japan’s largest financial newspaper (Jan 31).
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Yoshihiko Kadoya’s serial article about long-term care market (No.3) appeared in the Nikkei, Japan’s largest financial newspaper (Jan 30).
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Yoshihiko Kadoya’s serial article about long-term care market (No.2) appeared in the Nikkei, Japan’s largest financial newspaper (Jan 27).
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Yoshihiko Kadoya’s serial article about long-term care market (No.1) appeared in the Nikkei, Japan’s largest financial newspaper (Jan 26).
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The 2nd HiHER Workshop was held (Presenter: Kohei Kajiwara, Megu Ohtaki, Yasunori Ouchida)
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The 1st HiHER Workshop was held (Presenter: Mika Miyashita, Hiroshi Yasuda, Megu Ohtaki, Keiko Otani, Yasunori Ouchida, Yoshihiko Kadoya)
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Yoshihiko Kadoya received, as Principal Investigator, a grant-in-aid from Zengin Foundation for Studies on Economics and Finance
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The 1st HiHER Seminar by Jin Narumoto was held.
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Yoshihiko Kadoya is to receive JSPS’s Bilateral Joint Research Project Grant (Open Pertnership). This is to be his 4th JSPS grant received in the last 2 years. He serves as Principal Investigator for all of the grants
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HiHER sponsored the workshop of “internal exposure and its health effects” (PIC: Keiko Otani)
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Yoshihiko Kadoya’s research was accepted by Journal of Family Studies
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We opened a website.
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Yoshihiko Kadoya received the research grant from the Chugoku Economic Federation
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Hiroshima Institute of Health Economics Research (HiHER) was established
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