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Yutaro Sakai

Yutaro Sakai

Postdoctoral Research Associate, School of Sustainability

Yutaro.Sakai@asu.edu

School of Sustainability
Arizona State University
PO Box 875502
Tempe, AZ 85287-5502

Titles

  • Senior Sustainability Fellow, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, School of Sustainability

Education

  • PhD, Economics, University of Calgary, 2017
  • MS, Global Agricultural Science, University of Tokyo, 2010
  • BS, Regional Economics and Resources Science, University of Tokyo

Journal Articles

2018

Sakai, Y. 2018. The Vaccination Kuznets Curve: Do vaccination rates rise and fall with income?. Journal of Health Economics 57(Jan):195-205. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhealeco.2017.12.002. (link )

2017

Matsui, T., T. Nakajima, Y. Sakai and N. Yagi. 2017. Empirical analysis of the distribution and consumption form and transmission of the price of marine products, focusing on tuna. Nippon Suisan Gakkaishi 83(5):795-801. DOI: 10.2331/suisan.15-00013. (link )

Sakai, Y. 2017. Subsidies, fisheries management and stock depletion. Land Economics 93(1):165-178. DOI: 10.3368/le.93.1.165. (link )

2014

Nakajima, T., T. Matsui, Y. Sakai and N. Yagi. 2014. Structural changes and imperfect competition in the supply chain of Japanese fisheries product market. Fisheries Science 80(6):1337-1345. DOI: 10.1007/s12562-014-0788-9. (link )

Oishi, T., N. Yagi, M. Ariji and Y. Sakai. 2014. Methodology and application of a model to estimate fishery resource trends by effort and catch data. Journal of International Fisheries 13:1-12. (link )

2012

Kurokura, H., A. Takagi, Y. Sakai and N. Yagi. 2012. Tuna goes around the world on sushi. Aquaculture Economics & Management 16(2):155-166. DOI: 10.1080/13657305.2012.678553. (link )

Sakai, Y., K. Mori and N. Yagi. 2012. The technical efficiency analysis for Japanese fishery: The case for the offshore bottom trawl fishery in Hokkaido. Kokusai Gyogyo Kenkyu 11:101-119 (in Japanese).

Sakai, Y., T. Nakajima, T. Matsui and N. Yagi. 2012. Asymmetric price transmission in the Japanese seafood market. Nippon Suisan Gakkaishi 78(3):468-478 (in Japanese). DOI: 10.2331/suisan.78.468. (link )

2011

Nakajima, T., T. Matsui, Y. Sakai and N. Yagi. 2011. Capturing changes in asymmetric price transmission: A rolling window TAR estimation using bluefin tuna case study. Journal of International Fisheries 10:1-18. (link )

Sakai, Y., T. Matsui, T. Nakajima and N. Yagi. 2011. Structural change and price transmission in Japanese marine products market: The case of bluefin tuna. Kokusai Gyogyo Kenkyu 10:1-13 (in Japanese).

2010

Sakai, Y., T. Matsui, N. Yagi, Y. Senda and H. Kurokura. 2010. Econometric analysis of the factors contributing to the fish price increase in coastal TURFs in Japan: The case of the income pooling fishery for coastal shrimp “Sakuraebi Sergia lucens". Fisheries Science 76(4):711-718. DOI: 10.1007/s12562-010-0257-z. (link )

2009

Sakai, Y., N. Yagi, M. Ariji, A. Takahara and H. Kurokura. 2009. Substitute and complement relations among various fish species in the Japanese market: Implications for fishery resource management. Fisheries Science 75(5):1079-1087. DOI: 10.1007/s12562-009-0140-y. (link )

Book Chapters

2014

Sakai, Y. 2014. Kouritsusei Bunseki kara Kangaeru Gyogyokanri no Houkousei” [A note on the possible directions of fisheries management based on efficiency analyses]. Pp. 279-287 In: Tada, M., S. Ro, M. Ariji and S. Harada eds., Kawariyuku Nihongyogyo [Changing Japanese Fisheries]. Hokuto Shobo (in Japanese).