The 15th International Conference
of the Japan Economic Policy Association

The Main Theme

" The Global and/or Regional Effects
of New Communication Systems

Plenary Session 1: The Economic Impacts of the Bullet Train and Other Transportation Systems
Guest Speakers:
Yoshinori KON, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Aomori Support Center for Industrial Promotion
Yoshiaki KOIKE, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Sapporo Stock Exchange
Yutaka SOEJIMA,  Manager, Hakodate Branch, Bank of Japan

Plenary Session 2: Regional and Global Effects of New Information and Communication Systems
Guest Speakers:
Khuong Minh VU, Associate Professor, National University of Singapore
Takuo IMAGAWA, Director, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, Japan

Date: October 29(Sat.) - 30(Sun), 2016
Place: Onuma International Seminar House
127-1, Onuma-cho, Nanae-machi Aza, Kameda-gun, Hokkaido
Hokkaido University of Education, Hakodate, Hokkaido, JAPAN


JEPA2016 Call for Papers 
JEPA2016 Program
Time Schedule
Abstract Template [DL]
Full Paper Template [DL]
Comment Form [DL]
Registration, Hotel & Lunch Reservations
Hakodate-Onuma Prince Hotel [ENG,JPN]
Hakodate Hotels / Ryokan
Access to Onuma International Seminar House & Time Tables
Route Search
Restaurants around JR OnumaKoen Station & Prince Hotel
Map of Onuma
 The International Journal of Economic Policy Studies (IJEPS)
Onuma International Seminar House
Guide to the Seminar House
Access Map[ENG]

Map of Conference Rooms
City of Hakodate: Official Tourism Information
Guide of Shinkansen

Ministry of Foreign Affairs
 Application for the IJEPS
Call for Papers
Full Paper Template [DL]


2016/10/26: Program (3rd version) is uploaded.
2016/10/16: Program (2nd version) is uploaded.
2016/9/29: Program (1st version) and Time Schedule (1st revised version) are uploaded.
2016/9/28: Important Informations for Participants and Presenters
2016/9:28: Notice of the JEPA2016 International Conference
2016/8/27: Time Schedule (1st plan) is uploaded.
2016/8/15: Guest Speakers in the Plenary Sessions are determined.
2016/5/30:The deadline for submission of an abstract is extended to July 31, 2016.
2016/5/30:The deadline for submission of an full paper is extended to
August 31, 2016.
2016/2/25:The deadline for submission of an abstract is
May 31, 2016.
2016/2/25:The deadline for submission of an full paper is
July 31, 2016.
2016/2/25: The web page for the JEPA2016 has been opened.

President : Takashi YANAGAWA

The International Committee
Chair : Naotsugu HAYASHI
Vice Chair : Takao IIDA

The Program Committee
Chair : Takao IIDA
Vice Chair : Naotsugu HAYASHI
Secretary General : Akira MAEDA
Vice Secretary General : Kanae MUSHA
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The Managing Committee

Chair : Yasuhiro GOTO
Vice Chair : Akira KATO

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