Kyohei  Yamada, Ph.D.
Specially Appointed Associate Professor
Global Business
College of Business

Academic Background 
Ph.D.   Yale University,  Political Science,  2013
Work Experience
Intellectual Contributions
Refereed Articles 
Applied or Integrative/application Scholarship
Yamada, K. & Arai, K. (2016).  Examining the Effect of Providing a Pen on the Response Rate to a Mail Survey.   Behaviormetrika, 42 (2), 83-101, doi: 10.2333/bhmk.43.83.
Yamada, K. (2016).  From a Majority to a Minority How Municipal Mergers in Japan Changed the Distribution of Political Powers and the Allocation of Public Services Within a Merged Municipality.   Urban Affairs Review., doi: 10.1177/1078087416669603.
Yamada, K. & Ono, Y. (2015).  東北地方における市町村議会議員調査の調査結果報告.   『法学』, 79 (3), 30-100.
Yamada, K. (2015).  Crucial Decisions By Small Towns and Villages: Why Did Some Municipalities Choose to Merge But Others Did Not During the Nationwide Wave of Municipal Mergers in Japan?   International Journal of Public Administration, 39 (6), 480-491, doi: 10.1080/01900692.2015.1028632.
Yamada, K., Horiuchi, Y., & Saito, J. (2015).  Removing Boundaries, Losing Connections: Electoral Consequences of Local Government Reform in Japan.   Journal of East Asian Studies, 15 (1), 99-125, doi: 10.5555/1598-2408-15.1.99.
Yamada, K., Rosenbluth, F., & Saito, J. (2011).  Electoral Adaptation in Japan: Party Strategy after Electoral Rule Change.   The Journal of Social Science (Shakai Kagaku Kenkyu), 62 (1), 5-23.
Yamada, K. (2011).  Geographic Income Distribution and the LDP.   The Journal of Social Science (Shakai Kagaku Kenkyu), 62 (1), 131-149.
Yamada, K. (2011).  Urban-Rural Income Inequality and the LDP.   Social Science Japan, 45, 10-15.
Yamada, K. (2011).  Local Government in Japan in Alisa Gaunder (ed.).   Handbook of Japanese Politics, 103-114.
Yamada, K. (2011).  地域間格差と政権交代.   『政党政治の混迷と政権交代』東京大学出版会.
Yamada, K. (2011).  選挙制度と政党戦略.   『政党政治の混迷と政権交代』東京大学出版会.