Basic Information

Affiliation
Center for Cultural Research and Studies
Title
Associate Professor
E-Mail
ykira@u-aizu.ac.jp
Web site

Education

Courses - Undergraduate
SociologySocial SimulationJapanese Reading and Writing Skills
Courses - Graduate

Research

Specialization
Mathematical Sociology, Public Choice Theory
Educational Background, Biography
2014 Doctor on Sociology, Tohoku University.
2014-2016 Sep. JSPS Post-doctoral Fellow, Tokyo Institute of Technology
2016 Oct.- Present position
Current Research Theme
Emergence of cooperation and social norms among long-term social relations
Key Topic
Game theory, Social dilemma, Social norms
Affiliated Academic Society

Others

Hobbies
Cooking, Riding my bicycle, Gathering wild vegies and mashrooms, Building audio system, Investing seculities
School days' Dream
Ecologist
Current Dream
To invent an robot which develops social norms to cooperate reciprocally
Motto
Favorite Books
Governing the Commons (by Elinor Ostrom, who is a Nobel laurelate in economic science)
Messages for Students
Publications other than one's areas of specialization