EGAMI Hiroyuki

College of EconomicsAssistant Professor

Degree

  • Ph.D. in Advanced Policy Studies, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, Mar. 2021

Field Of Study

  • Humanities & social sciences, Economic policy, Applied micro-econometrics, development economics, health economics

Career

  • Apr. 2024 - Present
    Ritsumeikan University, The Kinugasa Research Organization Research Center for GAME, Visiting Scholar
  • Apr. 2021 - Present
    The Nihon University College of Economics, Assistant Professor
  • Apr. 2018 - Mar. 2021
    The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Young Research Fellow
  • Apr. 2007 - May 2017
    Bank of Japan

Educational Background

  • Oct. 2017 - Mar. 2021
    National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, 政策研究科
  • Oct. 2015 - Sep. 2017
    National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, 政策研究科
  • Sep. 2011 - Jun. 2013
    The University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy
  • Apr. 2003 - Mar. 2007
    The University of Tokyo, Faculty of Economics, Department of Management

Award

  • Telecommunications Advancement Foundation, 第34 回電気通信普及財団賞・佳作
    Mobile Money Use and Healthcare Utilization: Evidence from Rural Uganda, Publisher
  • 医療経済学会, 第12 回研究大会・若手最優秀発表賞
    Impact of Mobile Money Adoption on Maternal Health-Seeking Behavior: Evidence from Rural Uganda, Japan society

Paper

  • ★Video game play positively affects well-being: evidence from,a natural experiment in Japan
    Hiroyuki Egami; Takahisa Wakabayashi; Tsuyoshi Yamamoto
    高崎経済大学地域政策学会ディスカッションペーパー, Oct. 2022, Not refereed
    Lead
  • ★Mobile Money Use and Healthcare Utilization: Evidence from Rural Uganda
    Hiroyuki Egami; Tomoya Matsumoto
    Sustainability, May 2020, Refereed, Not invited
    Lead
  • Do video games negatively affect mental health under COVID-19?,Evidence from a natural experiment in Japan
    Hiroyuki Egami; Takahisa Wakabayashi; and Tsuyoshi Yamamoto
    高崎経済大学地域政策学会ディスカッションペーパー, Sep. 2021, Not refereed, Not invited
    Lead
  • Mobile money and shock-coping: Urban migrants and rural families in Bangladesh under the COVID-19 shock
    Hiroyuki Egami; Tomoya Matsumoto; Yukichi Mano
    Discussion paper series HIAS-E-109, Aug. 2021, Not refereed, Not invited
    Lead
  • Risk Sharing, Mobile Money Remittances, and the Family Network
    Egami Hiroyuki
    Mar. 2021
    Corresponding
  • Effective Boost to Fertility: Evidence from Operation of Nuclear Power Plants in Japan
    EGAMI Hiroyuki; LUIS GARCIA Jorge; Wang Tong
    GRIPS Discussion Papers, Jul. 2020, Not refereed, Not invited
    Lead

MISC

  • ★Causal effect of video game play on mental well-being: a quasi-experimental study among Japanese population
    Hiroyuki Egami; Shafiur Rahman; Tsuyoshi Yamamoto; Takahisa Wakabayashi; Chihiro Egami
    PsyArXiv, Oct. 2022, Not refereed
    Lead

Lectures, oral presentations, etc.

  • ★Causal effect of video game play on mental well-being: a quasi-experimental study among Japanese population
    江上弘幸; 山本剛資
    CEDEC2023, Aug. 2023
  • ★Video game play positively affects well-being: evidence from a natural experiment in Japan
    Hiroyuki EGAMI; Takahisa WAKABAYASHI; Tsuyoshi YAMAMOTO; Md. Shafiur RAHMAN; Chihiro EGAMI
    日本デジタルゲーム学会第13回年次大会, Feb. 2023, 日本デジタルゲーム学会
  • ★Video game play and well-being in the time of COVID-19: evidence from a natural experiment in Japan
    江上 弘幸
    医療経済学会第17回研究大会, Sep. 2022, 医療経済学会, Not invited
  • 幸せのみつけ方
    江上弘幸
    第63回コンテンツビジネス研究会, Apr. 2023, コンテンツビジネス研究会, Invited
  • Video game play positively affects well-being: evidence from a natural experiment in Japan
    Hiroyuki Egami
    National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies; Graduate seminar, Oct. 2022, Invited
  • Mobile Money Remittances to Cope with Aggregate Shocks: Urban Migrants and Rural Families Under the COVID-19 Lockdown in Bangladesh
    Hiroyuki Egami
    Virtual Conference on Rural and Agricultural Development in the Digital Age, Aug. 2022, Asian Development Bank Institute
  • Receiving maternal care in extreme weather: evidence of mobile money use in rural Uganda
    Hiroyuki Egami
    Tokyo Keizai University Applied Microeconomics Seminar, Mar. 2022, Invited
  • Do video games negatively affect mental health under COVID-19? Evidence from a natural experiment in Japan
    Hiroyuki Egami
    The 45th Japan Society of Information and Communication Research Conference, Fall 2021, Nov. 2021, Not invited
  • Effective Boost to Fertility: evidence from operation of nuclear power plants in Japan
    江上 弘幸
    東京労働経済学研究会, Nov. 2020
  • Receiving maternal care in extreme weather: evidence of mobile money use in rural Uganda
    江上 弘幸
    医療経済学会第15回研究大会, Sep. 2020, Not invited
  • Receiving maternal care in extreme weather: evidence of mobile money use in rural Uganda
    江上 弘幸
    神戸開発経済・経済史セミナー, Jun. 2020, Invited
  • Effective Boost to Fertility: evidence from operation of nuclear power plants in Japan
    江上 弘幸
    日本経済学会2020年度春季大会, May 2020
  • Receiving maternal care in extreme weather: evidence of mobile money use in rural Uganda
    EGAMI Hiroyuki
    Centre for the Study of African Economies, CSAE Conference 2020: Economic Development in Africa, Mar. 2020
  • Impact of Mobile Money Adoption on Maternal Health Seeking Behavior: Evidence from Rural Uganda
    EGAMI Hiroyuki
    The Center for Research and Education in Program Evaluation, Angrist Seminar (The 1st CREPE Conference on Program Evaluation, May 2018
  • Impact of Mobile Money Adoption on Maternal Health Seeking Behavior: Evidence from Rural Uganda
    江上 弘幸
    医療経済学会第12 回研究大会, Sep. 2017, Not invited
  • Impact of Mobile Money Adoption on Maternal Health-Seeking Behavior: Panel Evidence from Rural Uganda
    江上 弘幸
    日本国際保健医療学会第32 回東日本地方会, Jun. 2017
  • Impact of Mobile Money Adoption on Maternal Health Seeking Behavior: Evidence from Rural Uganda
    江上 弘幸
    医療経済学会第7回若手研究者育成のためのセミナー, Feb. 2017
  • オンラインゲームを活用したマクロ経済実験・オンラインゲームにおけるユーザーコミュニティ
    川口洋司; 若林隆久; 江上弘幸
    日本デジタルゲーム学会2015年度年次大会, Feb. 2016
  • オンラインゲームを活用したマクロ経済実験・オンラインゲームにおけるユーザーコミュニティ
    江上 弘幸
    第5回GLOCOM ゲーム産業研究会, Jun. 2015

Affiliated academic society

  • 日本デジタルゲーム学会
  • 情報通信学会
  • 開発経済学会
  • 医療経済学会
  • 日本経済学会

Research Themes

  • 家計の経済状況と子どもを持つ意思決定に関する実証分析―自然実験を活用して―
    日本学術振興会, 科学研究費助成事業, Oct. 2021 - Mar. 2023
    江上弘幸
  • ビデオゲームのプレイがウェルビーイングに与える効果のメカニズムの解明
    日本学術振興会, 科学研究費助成事業, 01 Apr. 2024 - 31 Mar. 2026
    江上 弘幸
  • ビデオゲームがメンタルヘルスに与える影響の解明:自然実験と機械学習を用いて
    電気通信普及財団, 研究調査助成, Apr. 2023 - Mar. 2026
  • モバイルマネー導入地域における出稼ぎ労働者の厚生及び送金の意思決定メカニズム
    日本学術振興会, 科学研究費助成事業 特別研究員奨励費, 25 Apr. 2018 - 31 Mar. 2021
    江上 弘幸
  • モバイルマネーを利用した送金マッチングファンドのフィールド実験-バングラデシュの貧困家庭の教育投資に与える影響の分析を通して-
    公益信託山田学術研究奨励基金, 奨励金, Sep. 2017 - Aug. 2019
  • モバイルマネーのマッチングファンド,実験
    電気通信普及財団, 研究調査助成金, Apr. 2018 - Mar. 2019
    江上 弘幸
  • モバイルマネーを利用した送金マッチングファンドのフィールド実験-バングラデシュの貧困家庭の教育投資に与える影響の分析を通して-
    財政・金融・金融法制研究基金, 研究助成金, Apr. 2018 - Mar. 2019

Media Coverage

  • ゲームはひとを幸せにする?データ分析の専門家がゲーム研究の現状から、ハードごとに違うその効果までを解説【CEDEC 2023】
    株式会社マレ, 電ファミニコゲーマー, https://news.denfaminicogamer.jp/kikakuthetower/230827a, Aug. 2023, Internet

Academic Contribution Activities

  • Review Editor(国際学術誌『Frontiers in Public Health』)
    Peer review
    23 Oct. 2023 - Present