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Research Projects

Regulations and Standards: Diffusion, Fragmentation and Harmonization(2017_2_20_007)

Regulations and standards for protecting health, safety and the environment have been increasing globally. Some of the regulations are diffused from other countries. This research project examines the determinants of diffusion, as well as the interaction among policies and countries when a policy is diffused.

April 2017 - March 2019

Members of the Research Project
[ Organizer ] Michida Etsuyo
[ Co-researcher ] Kojima Michikazu
[ Co-researcher ] Yanai Akiko
[ Co-researcher ] Humphrey John (Professor Emeritus , University of Sussex )
[ Co-researcher ] Vogel David (Professor Emeritus , University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business)
[ Co-researcher ] Naiki Yoshiko (Associate Professor, Osaka School of International Public Policy)
[ Co-researcher ] Shiraishi Kenji (Researcher, University of California, Berkeley)
[ Co-researcher ] Iseda Hajime (Visiting Scholar, University of California, Berkeley)

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