Our research has focused on diverse areas of urban and transportation, resource and environmental economics and policy, including examinations of: policy instrument choice; competitiveness effects of regulation; diffusion of energy and environmental technologies. Sub-major includes urban, energy and environmental engineering focusing on urbanization and future transportation and energy system.
Shunsuke Managi is the Distinguished Professor of Technology and Policy & Director of Urban Institute at the Kyushu University, Japan. He has been awarded several national research grants on topics such as urbanization, transportation, energy, climate change, sustainability, and population change. He has received several research fellowships from organizations such as the Helmholtz Association and Cheney Senior Fellowship and has served as an expert on energy and environmental policy. He is a lead author for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), a coordinating lead author for the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES), a director for Inclusive Wealth Report 2018 (IWR 2018), an editor of “Economics of Disasters and Climate Change”, “Environmental Economics and Policy Studies”, and “Resource and Energy Economics” and on the editorial board for nine journals including Journal of Forest Economics, and is the author of "Technology, Natural Resources and Economic Growth: Improving the Environment for a Greener Future" and editor of "The Routledge Handbook of Environmental Economics in Asia". He is the co-chair the Scientific Committee of the 2018 World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists.
He is the author of 25 books and 250 academic journal papers. He has published in peer reviewed journals such as Science, Nature, Nature Sustainability, Global Environmental Change, Environmental Research Letters, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Experimental Economics, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Land Economics, Environmental and Resource Economics, Journal of Regulatory Economics, Resource and Energy Economics, The Energy Journal, International Journal of Production Economics, Omega, Energy Economics, Environment and Development Economics, Ecological Economics, Agricultural Economics, Journal of Industrial Ecology, Energy Policy, and Physica A. He has also written general-interest columns for newspaper such as The Economist and The Guardian and his study is also featured in life sciences journal such as Science. I