Sayaka SAKODA is an Economist and an Associate Professor at Doshisha University, Kyoto, after finishing JSPS Post Doctoral Fellow at Kyoto University in FY2021. Her speciality is Income Distribution, Health Economics and Gender Issues. She is also an Associate Researcher of Fondation France-Japon de l’EHESS (FFJ). She published books "Unequal Society in Married Couples" and "The Economics of Divorce", and the last of these trilogies "Infidelity: a social science perspective - who does it and why?", which will be published soon.
Research themes: Income Distribution, Family Economics and Health Economics
Collaboration with FFJ
Associate researcher to Theme 5
|Inequalities project||PR3 Happiness||Interview|
Selection of publications
Sakoda, S. (2022). Estimating economic unfairness in Japan and policies toward fairness. International Journal of Economic Policy Studies, 16(1), 85-111. https://doi.org/10.1007/s42495-021-00070-5
Sakoda, S., Tamura, M. & Wakutsu, N. The Global Financial Crisis and Healthcare Inequality in Japan. Soc Indic Res 161, 273–286 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11205-021-02823-3
Tachibanaki, T. & Sakoda,S. (2020) "The Economics of Divorce", Kôdan-sha.
Tachibanaki, T. & Sakoda,S. (2013) “Unequal Society in Married Couples”, Chuô Kôron Shinsha.