My research interests include climate change policies, air pollution regulation, transportation policies, energy policies,
voluntary actions and the innovation of environmental technology.

News

October 2022

An article on energy efficiency policy in local governments, coauthred by Prof. Yajima, has been published in Energy Economics.

September 2022

Mr. S. Iyama (MA student) has won Best Poster Award at the latest Conference of the Society of Environmental Science.

July 2022

An article on Tokyo ETS, coauthored by Mr. T. Abe (PhD candidate) has been published in Energy Policy.

June 2022

Prof. Arimura became chair of the committee for the compilation of a “Carbon Credit Report”. More details below (in Japanese):

March 2022

My interview appears as ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE, “Japan strives for carbon neutrality by 2050” in Nature.

March 2022

My coauthored paper is published in Energy Policy.

October 2021

My coauthored paper on energy efficiency behaviors is published in Environmental and Resource Economics.

October 2021

The book, “Carbon Pricing Japan” received the commentary award from Society of Environmental Economics and Policy Studies.

September 2021

My coauthored paper on the household air pollution issue in India is published in Resource and Energy Economics.

September 2021

The book, “Carbon Pricing in Japan”, received the Commentary Award from the Society for Environmental Economics and Policy Studies

September 2021

I have published a coauthored paper on household air pollution issues in rural Indian village in Resource and Energy Economics with Chattopadhyay(a Ph.D. student), H.Katayama, H.Yokoo and M.Sakudo.

July 2021

I commented on Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism by EU in NHK WORLD-JAPAN News

July 2021

I commented on Emissions Trading Schemes in NIKKEI Asia

July 2021

I published a coauthored paper on the impact of wind turbines on a local community in Energies.

June 2021

I commented on “Shareholder Meetings See Call for Climate Action” in NHK WORLD-JAPAN News

June 2021

I coauthored a short paper “EEPS special issue on “Carbon Pricing in East Asia” in Environmental Economics and Policy Studies. With M. Duan (Tsinghua University) and H. Oh, (Kyung Hee University).

May 2021

I wrote an invited paper, "The Role of Carbon Pricing" in Transportation and Economy.

March 2021

I discussed carbon neutrality and carbon pricing for Japanese economy in Tokyo College with Prof Takeo Hoshi and Prof Taka Ito. Here is the link to the episode on YouTube.

February 2021

Prof Shiro Takeda and I published an article on the double dividend of carbon tax in Japanese economy in Sustainability Science

February 2021

I gave a talk on carbon leakage under Tokyo ETS at Ateneo de Manila University.

Research Themes