Professor Shinichiro Iwata

Funding period: 1 September 2009 – 1 February 2010
Type of funding: International Fellowship

Professor Iwata is an economist who conducts research on housing and urban economics at the University of Toyama. He held a 6 month visiting fellowship to the department of Urban Studies at the University of Glasgow in 2009-2010, which he used to write-up research on homeless networks.


Fellowship Publications

Yukutake, N., Iwata, S., & Idee, T. (2015). ‘Strategic interaction between inter vivos gifts and housing acquisition’, Journal of The Japanese and International Economies, 35: 62–77. DOI: 10.1016/j.jjie.2014.11.002

Iwata, S., & Tamada, K. (2014). ‘The backward-bending commute times of married women with household responsibility’, Planning – Policy – Research – Practice, 41/2: 251–78. DOI: 10.1007/s11116-013-9458-5

Iwata, S., & Karato, K. (2011). ‘Homeless networks and geographic concentration: Evidence from Osaka City: Homeless networks and geographic concentration’, Papers in Regional Science, 90/1: 27–46. DOI: 10.1111/j.1435-5957.2010.00306.x