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Ryuichi Tanaka

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First Name:Ryuichi
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Last Name:Tanaka
RePEc Short-ID:pta327
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7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan


(95%) Institute of Social Science
University of Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan
RePEc:edi:istokjp (more details at EDIRC)

(5%) Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Bonn, Germany
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Working papers

  1. OIKAWA Masato & TANAKA Ryuichi & BESSHO Shun-ichiro & KAWAMURA Akira & NOGUCHI Haruko, 2022. "Do Class Closures Affect Students' Achievements? Heterogeneous effects of students' socioeconomic backgrounds," Discussion papers 22042, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  2. INOUE Atsushi & TANAKA Ryuichi, 2022. "Do Teachers' College Majors Affect Students' Academic Achievement in the Sciences? A Cross Subfields Analysis with Student-Teacher Fixed Effects," Discussion papers 22004, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  3. Rodríguez-Planas, Núria & Tanaka, Ryuichi, 2021. "Gender Norms and Women's Decision to Work: Evidence from Japan," IZA Discussion Papers 14549, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  4. Tanaka, Ryuichi & Bessho, Shun-ichiro & Kawamura, Akira & Noguchi, Haruko & Ushijima, Koichi, 2020. "Determinants of Teacher Value-Added in Public Primary Schools: Evidence from Administrative Panel Data," IZA Discussion Papers 13146, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  5. Morozumi, Atsuyoshi & Tanaka, Ryuichi, 2020. "Should School-Level Results of National Assessments Be Made Public?," IZA Discussion Papers 13450, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  6. Oikawa, Masato & Tanaka, Ryuichi & Bessho, Shun-ichiro & Noguchi, Haruko, 2020. "Do Class Size Reductions Protect Students from Infectious Disease? Lessons for COVID-19 Policy from Flu Epidemic in Tokyo Metropolitan Area," IZA Discussion Papers 13432, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  7. Hideo Akabayashi & Hiroko Araki & Ryuichi Tanaka, 2018. "Effects of After-School Education Vouchers on Children's Academic and Behavioral Outcomes: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment," Keio-IES Discussion Paper Series 2018-020, Institute for Economics Studies, Keio University.
  8. INOUE Atsushi & TANAKA Ryuichi, 2017. "On the Effects of Teachers' Majors in Natural Science on Students' Academic Achievement in Science: An analysis of TIMSS data for Japan (Japanese)," Discussion Papers (Japanese) 17052, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  9. TANAKA Ryuichi & ISHIZAKI Kazumi, 2017. "Do Teaching Practices Matter for Students' Academic Achievement? A case of linguistic activity," Discussion papers 17108, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  10. Ortega, Francesc & Tanaka, Ryuichi, 2015. "Immigration and the Political Economy of Public Education: Recent Perspectives," IZA Discussion Papers 8778, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  11. Farré, Lídia & Ortega, Francesc & Tanaka, Ryuichi, 2015. "Immigration and School Choices in the Midst of the Great Recession," IZA Discussion Papers 9234, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  12. Tanaka, Ryuichi & Farré, Lídia & Ortega, Francesc, 2014. "Immigration, Naturalization, and the Future of Public Education," IZA Discussion Papers 8342, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  13. Hideo Akabayashi & Ryuichi Tanaka, 2013. "Long-Term Effects of Preschooling on Educational Attainments," Keio/Kyoto Joint Global COE Discussion Paper Series 2012-033, Keio/Kyoto Joint Global COE Program.
  14. Ryo Nakajima & Ryuichi Tanaka, 2012. "Estimating the Effects of Pronatal Policies on Residential Choice and Fertility," GRIPS Discussion Papers 12-06, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies.
  15. Julen ESTEBAN-PRETEL & NAKAJIMA Ryo & TANAKA Ryuichi, 2011. "Japan's Labor Market Cyclicality and the Volatility Puzzle," Discussion papers 11040, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  16. Julen ESTEBAN-PRETEL & NAKAJIMA Ryo & TANAKA Ryuichi, 2011. "Changes in Japan's Labor Market Flows due to the Lost Decade," Discussion papers 11039, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  17. Julen ESTEBAN-PRETEL & NAKAJIMA Ryo & TANAKA Ryuichi, 2009. "TFP Growth Slowdown and the Japanese Labor Market in the 1990s," Discussion papers 09003, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  18. Katsuya Takii & Ryuichi Tanaka, 2009. "On the Role of Job Assignment in a Comparison of Education Systems," OSIPP Discussion Paper 09E005, Osaka School of International Public Policy, Osaka University.
  19. Julen ESTEBAN-PRETEL & NAKAJIMA Ryo & TANAKA Ryuichi, 2009. "Are Contingent Jobs Dead Ends or Stepping Stones to Regular Jobs? Evidence from a Structural Estimation," Discussion papers 09002, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  20. Francesc Ortega & Ryuichi Tanaka, 2007. "Gender specialization in households: An empirical analysis," Economics Working Papers 1021, Department of Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra.
  21. Katsuya Takii & Ryuichi Tanaka, 2006. "Does the Diversity of Human Capital Increase GDP? A Comparison of Education Systems," Discussion Papers in Economics and Business 06-19, Osaka University, Graduate School of Economics.
  22. Ryuichi Tanaka, 2004. "On the Costs and Benefits of a Mixed Educational Regime," Econometric Society 2004 Far Eastern Meetings 470, Econometric Society.


  1. Núria Rodríguez-Planas & Ryuichi Tanaka, 2022. "Gender norms and women’s decision to work: evidence from Japan," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, vol. 20(1), pages 15-36, March.
  2. Raut, Nirmal Kumar & Tanaka, Ryuichi, 2021. "Monitoring health services delivery: Evidence from civil conflict in Nepal," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 146(C).
  3. Haruko Noguchi & Shun-ichiro Bessho & Koichi Ushijima & Akira Kawamura & Ryuichi Tanaka, 2020. "Relationship between School Attendance Support and Academic Performance:An Analysis of Panel Data from Adachi Ward," Public Policy Review, Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance Japan, vol. 16(6), pages 1-22, September.
  4. Ryuichi Tanaka & Shun-ichiro Bessho & Atsuyoshi Morozumi, 2020. "Accountability in Education and Recognition of Bullying: An Analysis of Municipality-Level Data in Tokyo," Public Policy Review, Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance Japan, vol. 16(6), pages 1-26, September.
  5. Shun-ichiro Bessho & Haruko Noguchi & Ryuichi Tanaka & Koichi Ushijima & Akira Kawamura, 2020. "Building an Administrative Database of Children," Public Policy Review, Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance Japan, vol. 16(6), pages 1-20, September.
  6. Nia Pramita Sari & Ryuichi Tanaka, 2019. "The Effect of School Operational Assistance Program on Investment in Education by Households: Evidence from Indonesia," Economics and Finance in Indonesia, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Indonesia, vol. 65, pages 149-168, Desember.
  7. Ryuichi TANAKA, 2019. "Recent Debates on Public-Private Cost Sharing for Higher Education in Japan," Social Science Japan Journal, Oxford University Press, vol. 22(2), pages 271-276.
  8. Bessho, Shun-ichiro & Noguchi, Haruko & Kawamura, Akira & Tanaka, Ryuichi & Ushijima, Koichi, 2019. "Evaluating remedial education in elementary schools: Administrative data from a municipality in Japan," Japan and the World Economy, Elsevier, vol. 50(C), pages 36-46.
  9. Tanaka, Ryuichi & Ishizaki, Kazumi, 2018. "Do teaching practices matter for students’ academic achievement? A case of linguistic activity," Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Elsevier, vol. 50(C), pages 26-36.
  10. Farre, Lidia & Ortega, Francesc & Tanaka, Ryuichi, 2018. "Immigration and the public–private school choice," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 51(C), pages 184-201.
  11. Nirmal Kumar Raut & Ryuichi Tanaka, 2018. "Parental absence, remittances and educational investment in children left behind: Evidence from Nepal," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 22(4), pages 1642-1666, November.
  12. Tanaka, Ryuichi & Farre, Lidia & Ortega, Francesc, 2018. "Immigration, assimilation, and the future of public education," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 52(C), pages 141-165.
  13. Ryuichi Tanaka, 2017. "Comment on “Availability of Long-term Care Facilities and Middle-aged People's Labor Supply in Japan”," Asian Economic Policy Review, Japan Center for Economic Research, vol. 12(1), pages 115-116, January.
  14. Ryuichi TANAKA, 2017. "Economics of Income Inequality and Educational Investment," Economic Analysis, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI), vol. 195, pages 64-88, October.
  15. Esteban-Pretel, Julen & Tanaka, Ryuichi & Meng, Xiangcai, 2017. "Changes in Japan’s labor market during the Lost Decade and the role of demographics," Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Elsevier, vol. 43(C), pages 19-37.
  16. Nakajima, Ryo & Tanaka, Ryuichi, 2014. "Estimating the effects of pronatal policies on residential choice and fertility," Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Elsevier, vol. 34(C), pages 179-200.
  17. Katsuya Takii & Ryuichi Tanaka, 2013. "On the role of job assignment in a comparison of education systems," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 46(1), pages 180-207, February.
  18. Tanaka, Ryuichi & Ishino, Kazutoshi, 2012. "Testing the incentive effects in tournaments with a superstar," Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Elsevier, vol. 26(3), pages 393-404.
  19. Ryuichi Tanaka & Toshiaki Kouno, 2011. "Do Birth Allowances Increase the Birthrate?," Japanese Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 38(1), pages 40-58.
  20. Esteban-Pretel, Julen & Nakajima, Ryo & Tanaka, Ryuichi, 2011. "Are contingent jobs dead ends or stepping stones to regular jobs? Evidence from a structural estimation," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 18(4), pages 513-526, August.
  21. Esteban-Pretel, Julen & Nakajima, Ryo & Tanaka, Ryuichi, 2010. "TFP growth slowdown and the Japanese labor market in the 1990s," Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Elsevier, vol. 24(1), pages 50-68, March.
  22. Takii, Katsuya & Tanaka, Ryuichi, 2009. "Does the diversity of human capital increase GDP? A comparison of education systems," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 93(7-8), pages 998-1007, August.
  23. Catalina Gutiérrez & Ryuichi Tanaka, 2009. "Inequality and education decisions in developing countries," The Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer;Society for the Study of Economic Inequality, vol. 7(1), pages 55-81, March.
  24. Tanaka, Ryuichi, 2008. "The gender-asymmetric effect of working mothers on children's education: Evidence from Japan," Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Elsevier, vol. 22(4), pages 586-604, December.
  25. Ryuichi Tanaka, 2007. "Timing of trade liberalization," The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(4), pages 447-473.
  26. Tanaka, Ryuichi, 2003. "Inequality as a determinant of child labor," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 80(1), pages 93-97, July.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 23 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-EDU: Education (16) 2004-08-16 2006-07-09 2009-07-11 2013-03-16 2013-03-23 2014-08-16 2014-08-20 2015-02-05 2015-08-13 2017-09-10 2017-09-10 2019-01-14 2020-05-11 2020-09-14 2022-04-25 2022-07-11. Author is listed
  2. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (15) 2004-08-16 2012-08-23 2013-03-16 2013-03-23 2014-08-16 2015-02-05 2015-08-13 2017-09-10 2017-09-10 2019-01-14 2020-05-11 2020-08-24 2022-04-18 2022-04-25 2022-07-11. Author is listed
  3. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (7) 2009-01-31 2009-01-31 2009-07-11 2011-04-30 2011-04-30 2015-08-13 2021-07-26. Author is listed
  4. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (4) 2014-08-16 2014-08-20 2015-02-05 2015-08-13
  5. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (2) 2009-01-31 2011-04-30
  6. NEP-GEN: Gender (2) 2020-05-11 2021-07-26
  7. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (2) 2006-07-09 2009-07-11
  8. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (2) 2015-02-05 2015-08-13
  9. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2011-04-30
  10. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2012-08-23
  11. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2006-07-09
  12. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (1) 2015-08-13
  13. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2020-08-24
  14. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2020-05-11
  15. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2006-07-09
  16. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2021-07-26


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