Nanako FUJITA

Professor

Education, Degree

Nagoya University, Graduate School of Economics, Ph.D in economics, March 2004

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Nagoya City University, April 2006-March 2009
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Nagoya City University, April 2009-March 2016
Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Nagoya City University, April 2016-present

Research Fields

History of Economic Thought, Institutional Economics

Research Interests

Gunnar Myrdal, Cumulative Causation, Welfare States, Varieties of Capitalism

Selected Publications

Myrdal on the Formation of the Welfare State: A Methodological and Theoretical Interpretation, The History of Economic Thought, vol. 47, no. 1, 2005, (in Japanese)
Myrdal’s Theory of Cumulative Causation, Evolutionary and Institutional Economic Review, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 275-283, 2007
Historical Evolution of Welfare Policy Ideas: The Scandinavian Perspective, H. Magara (ed.) Economic Crises and Policy Regimes: The Dynamics of Policy Innovation and Paradigmatic Change, Edward Elgar, May 2014.

Professional Services and Other Activities

Council Member of the Japanese Society for the History of Economic Thought (JSHET), Appointed by JSHET, April 2015-present
Council Member of the Japan Association for Northern European Studies, April 2017-present