School personnel information

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KITAMURA Wataru


Keyword

Japanese Politics, Bureaucracy, Central-Local Relations, Local Government

Laboratory Fax number

+81-6-6850-5146

Gender

Male

Organization 【 display / non-display

  • 2008.10.01 - 2011.03.31, Department of Law and Political Science, Graduate School of Law and Politics, Associate Professor

  • 2011.04.01 - 2013.03.31, Center for Legal and Political Practice, Graduate School of Law and Politics, Associate Professor

  • 2013.04.01 - , Center for Legal and Political Practice, Graduate School of Law and Politics, Professor

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Kyoto University Graduate School, Division of Law  Completed Ph.D. (Law and Politics) 1998.03

Employment Record 【 display / non-display

Research Associate, Faculty of Law, Konan University, Kobe 1997.04 - 1998.03
Lecturer 1998.04 - 2000.03
Senior Associate Member, British Council Fellowship Grant, St Antony's College, University of Oxford 1999.09 -
Associate Professor of Government 2000.04 - 2005.09
Short-term Consultant, World Bank 2002.07 -
Associate Professor of Government and Public Policy, Graduate School of Law, Osaka City University 2005.10 - 2008.03
Associate Professor 2008.04 - 2008.09
Associate Professor of Government, Graduate School of Law and Politics, Osaka University 2008.10 - 2013.03

Research topics 【 display / non-display

  • Government (Japan, UK), Central-Local Governmental Relations, Local Government and its finance
    Politics-related

Academic Society Membership 【 display / non-display

  • Japanese Society for Public Administration

  • Japanese Political Science Association

  • Political Studies Association, UK

 

Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • “What government agencies must immediately undertake is to encourage migration from marginal villages” , 北村 亘, MY VISION,No.17, p.2, 2016.01, Other

  • The Study of Central-local Relations in Contemporary Japan, 北村 亘,Paper prepared for the Issue Forum for Urban Development, Public Service, and Regional Governance, 4- 5 December 2015, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, ROC , 2015.12, Conference Report / Oral Presentation

  • Theoretical Study of the Impossible Trinity in Local Governemnt Finance: Fiscal Discipline, Fiscal Autonomy, and Fiscal Equity., KITAMURA, Wataru, Konan Law Review,Vol. 51. No.4 121-144頁, 2011.03, Papers(In Japanese)

Books 【 display / non-display

  • Special, The Politics of Central-Local Relations: How Does Central Government Finance Local Government in Japan?, KITAMURA, Wataru, Yuhikaku, 2009.01

  • Textbook, Access to the Japanese Politics, 2011.10

  • General, Local Government in Japan (2nd edn.), Michio MURAMATSU (ed.), Toyo Keizai Shinpo Sha, 2010.02

 

Lecture / Exhibition 【 display / non-display

  • The Eldercare Service System in Japan, 2018.10