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Ishikawa Prefectural University

Teaching Staff Information

Masahiro Sumimoto Associate Professor


  • E-mail: sumimoto[at]ishikawa-pu.ac.jp ※Please change [at] to @

Affiliated Departments
Undergraduate Faculty Department of Bioproduction Science Bioresource Management Group  
Graduate School:
Master’s Degree Course
Division of Bioproduction Science Bioresource Management Research Field Bioresource Economics
Graduate School:
Doctoral Degree Course
Division of Sciences for Bioproduction and Environment Bioproduction Science Research Field Bioresource Economics

Subjects taught
Undergraduate Faculty Economics; Bioresource Economics; Food and Agricultural Policy
Graduate School:
Master’s Degree Course
Advanced Course of Bioresources and Environmental Sciences I, On Regional Business of Bioresources and Environment I and II, Lecture on Resource Management, Seminar on Bioproduction Science IV
Academic Societies/Awards/Background
Background Assistant Professor, Ishikawa Prefectural University
Academic Societies/
The Agricultural Economics Society of Japan
The Association for Regional Agricultural and Forestry Economics
The Food System Research Association of Japan
The Japanese Society of Fisheries Science

Primary Research
Research Fields Agricultural Economics
Keywords Household demand for food, Outsourcing of meal preparation, Agricultural policy, Regional agriculture promotion
Research Topics
  • Household consumption of food

  • Effects of rice policy

  • Conditions for regional agriculture promotion

Research Achievements

Social Contributions
Areas of scientific/technological support/advice Analyses of consumers’ demand for food

Expectations of Students Please try to think objectively.
Teaching goals Students will be able to get a better understanding of social problems concerning food and agriculture.

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