Research Institute for Humanity and Nature

Staff Profile

NameMASUDA Tadayoshi
AffiliationResearch Institute for Humanity and Nature, Kyoto, Japan
PositionSenior Project Researcher
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Higher DegreesPh.D. in Agricultural and Resource Economics (University of Hawaii, 2007)
M.A. in Food Research / International Development Policy (Stanford University, 1997)
B.A. in Agricultural and Forestry Economics (Kyoto University, 1989)
Fields of SpecializationAgricultural and Resource Economics
Academic Society MembershipsInternational Association of Agricultural Economics
International Food & Agribusiness Management Association
Agricultural and Applied Economics Association
Western Agricultural Economics Association
AwardsBest Paper Award. (2012) International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA) 22nd Annual World Forum and Symposium, Shanghai, China.
Graduate Student Teaching Award of Merit. (2003) North American College and Teachers of Agriculture and the University of Hawaii College of Tropical Agriculture & Human Resources.
Gamma Sigma Delta (Honor Society of Agriculture). (2002)

 

Books

【Authored/Co-authored】

Masuda, Tadayoshi. 2007,05 Economic Analyses of Organic Farming: The Case of Kona Coffee Industry in Hawaii. Ph.D. Dissertation submitted to the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii. UMI Dissertation Publishing, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 137pp.  http://gradworks.umi.com/32/64/3264872.html

Papers

【Original Articles】

Masuda, Tadayoshi and P.D. Goldsmith. 2012,09 China's Meat and Egg Production and Soybean Meal Demand for Feed: An Elasticity Analysis and Long-Term Projections. International Food and Agribusiness Management Review. 15(3):35-54. (reviewed).

Masuda, Tadayoshi, Yanagida, J.F., Moncur, J.E., and S.A. El-Swaify. 2010,02 An Application of Multi-Criteria Decision Making Incorporating Stochastic Production Frontiers: A Case Study of Organic Coffee Production in Kona, Hawaii. Natural Resource Modeling. 23(1):22-47. (reviewed).  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1939-7445.2009.00055.x/abstract

Masuda, Tadayoshi and P.D. Goldsmith. 2009 World Soybean Production: Area Harvested, Yield, and Long-Term Projections. International Food and Agribusiness Management Review. 12(4):145-164. (reviewed).  http://purl.umn.edu/92573

Research Presentations

【Oral Presentation】

Masuda, Tadayoshi and P.D. Goldsmith. China's Meat and Egg Production and Soybean Meal Demand For Feed: An Elasticity Analysis and Long-term Projections. Selected Paper prepared for presentation at the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA) 22nd. Annual World Forum and Symposium, 2012.06.09-2012.06.14, Shanghai, China.

Bam H.N. Razafindrabe, Satoshi Saito, Kiyoyuki Yaota, Tadayoshi Masuda, Ryohei Kada. Impacts of Ecological Risks to Food and Health Security in Laguna Lake Region, the Philippines.. Global Risk Forum Davos One Health Summit 2012, 2012.02.19-2012.02.23, Davos, Switzerland.

Masuda, Tadayoshi, Fuwa, N., and R. Kada. Consumer Behavior and Perception of Food & Health Security: The Case of Tilapia and Drinking Water Consumption in the Santa Rosa Sub-Watershed, Laguna, the Philippines. 14th World Lake Conference, 2011.10.31-2011.11.04, Austin, TX.

Masuda, Tadayoshi, Yanagida, J.F., Bittenbender, H.C., Fleming, K.D., and V. Easton-Smith. Marketing Strategies Contributing Regional Welfare: Evidence from the Kona Coffee Industry in Hawaii. Selected Paper prepared for presentation at the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA) 21st. Annual World Forum and Symposium, 2011.06.20-2011.06.23, Frankfurt, Germany.

Masuda, Tadayoshi and R. Kada. Agricultural Revival by Utilizing Biofuel Crops: How to Rehabilitate the Farmland Contaminated with Radioactive Materials or Damaged from Seawater After the 3/11 East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami?. Selected Paper prepared for presentation at the 17th Annual Conference of the International Sustainable Development Research Society (ISDRS), 2011.05.08-2011.05.10, Columbia University, New York, NY.

Masuda, Tadayoshi and K. Horiguchi. Updates: U.S. Midwest Corn/Soybean Industory's Behavior Under the Bioenergy Promotion Policy and Tightning Commodity Markets. Waseda University Organization for Japan-US Studies Seminar 7, 2011.03.24, Waseda University, Tokyo. (in Japanese)  http://www.kikou.waseda.ac.jp/wojuss/eng/achievement/study/Group.php?sum_date=2010

Masuda, Tadayoshi. Organic Coffee Production in Kona, Hawaii. program in Environmental and Resource Economics (pere), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2011.02.15, Mumford Hall, Urbana, Illinois.  http://pere.ace.illinois.edu/

【Poster Presentation】

Bam H. N. Razafindrabe, Kiyoyuki Yaota, Satoshi Saito, Tadayoshi Masuda, Ryohei Kada EcoHealth: How Changing Environment and Climate affect Human Health and Livelihood Security in the Philippines. Planet Under Pressure, 2012.03.26-2012.03.29, ExCel Centre East International Conference Centre, London, U.K..