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   ~ The OKITA Memorial Prize
        for International Development Research ~
 

To honor the best research book written in Japanese on international development,
FASID has since 1997 awarded the annual OKITA Memorial Prize,
named after Dr. Saburo OKITA, who was the first Chairperson of the Board of Councilors of FASID and
the former Minister for Foreign Affairs.


Selection Committee Members (FY 2015)

Tsuneo SUGISHITA (President, FASID)  Chairperson
Mitsuya ARAKI (President, The International Development Journal Co., Ltd.)
Hideki ESYO (Professor, Hosei University)
Izumi OHNO (Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS))
Saburo Takizawa (Professor, The Graduate School of Toyo Eiwa University /
           UNHCR: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees)
Naomi OKADA (Executive Director, FASID)
 

The prize was awarded to 26 books since 1997.

(20th, 2016)
                                                            


(19th, 2015)
Mitsuaki FURUKAWA, The Evolution of the International Aid System and the Reality of African Aid Administration : Poverty Reduction Regimes in the Post-Cold War, Nippon Hyoron Sha Co., Ltd., 2014


(18th, 2014)
Haruka YANAGISAWA, Contemporary Indian Economy: The Historical Roots, Process and Prospect of Its Development, The University of Nagoya Press, 2014


(17th, 2013)
Soya MORI and Tatsufumi YAMAGATA, Empirical Research of Disability and Development, Keiso-Shobo publishers, 2013


(17th, 2013)
Dai YAMAO, Conflict and Politics of State-building in Post-War Iraq, Akashi shoten Co., Ltd., 2013


(16th, 2012)
Yuri SATO, Keizai Taikoku Indonesia, Chuko Shinsho, 2011       


(14th, 2010)
Akio TANABE, Caste and equality: historical anthropology of local society and vernacular democracy in India, University of Tokyo Press, 2010


 (13th, 2009)
Shinichi TAKEUCHI, The post-colonial patrimonial state and conflict in Africa : understanding the genocide in Rwanda, Akashi Press, 2009


 (12th, 2008)
Rie MAKITA, Livelihood Diversification and Landlessness in Rural Bangladesh, The University Press Ltd., Dhaka, 2007
 


 (11th, 2007)
Shinya KONAKA, Bokuchiku niju keizai no jinruigaku, Sekaishisosha Co., Ltd., 2006


 (10th, 2006)
Masakazu TANI, Life in Rural Villages and Arsenic Groundwater Contamination in Bangladesh, Kyusyu University Press, 2005


 (9th, 2005)
Koichi FUJITA, Class Change in the Process of Rural Development in Bangladesh, Kyoto University Press, 2005


 (8th, 2004)
Naoko ISHII, Positive Analysis for Long-Term Economic Development, Nikkei Publishing Inc., 2003
 
Tsuyoshi YASUHARA, Financial Instability of Mexican Economy, Shinhyoron Co., Ltd., 2003


 (7th, 2003)
Katsumi HIRANO, Illustration: African Economy, Nippon Hyoron Sha Co., Ltd., 2002


  (6th, 2002)
Masako ISHII, Muslim Society in the Philippines, described by woman, Akashi Press, 2002
 
Kohei WAKIMURA, Famine, Plague, Colonial Administration- British India in the Process of Development, The University of Nagoya Press, 2002


 (5th, 2001)
Takashi KUROSAKI, Micro-economics of Development, Iwanami Shoten, 2001
Jun NISHIKAWA, Economics for the Human Being, Iwanami Shoten, 2001


 (4th, 2000)
Yoichi MINE, The Economics for an African Rebirth, Nippon Hyoron Sha Co., Ltd., 1999


 (3rd, 1999)
Katsuji NAKAGANE, Economic Development and Transition in China, Yuhikaku Publishing Co., Ltd, 1999
Hideyuki TSUJIMURA, Rural Cooperatives in Southern Africa, Nihon Keizai Hyoronsya Ltd., 1999


 (2nd, 1998)
Hideki ESHO, Political Economy of Development, Nippon Hyoron Sha Co., Ltd., 1997
 
 Yukiko FUKAGAWA, Korea: the Economic Vies of the Development Country, Nikkei Inc., 1997


 (1st, 1997)
Shohei HIROSE / Toshitsugu WAKATSUKI, Restration of Ecology and Rural Life in West Africa, Association of Agriculture & Forestry Statistics, 1997
 
Yonosuke HARA, Economics of Development, Iwanami Shoten, 1996