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Jeet Bahadur Sapkota

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Affiliation
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Official title
Assistant Professor
URL
Email
 
Office
Tennodai 1-1-1, 8A407
Phone
029-853-6842
Fax
029-853-6862
Research fields
Economic policy
Economic statistics
Area studies
International relations
Sociology of education
Gender
Research keywords
Development policy
Development econometrics
Human development impact of infrastructure access
Disaster risk and resilience
Impacts of globalization on quality of life
Poverty and inequality
Asian economy
Regional integration in Asia
Research projects
Impacts of Access to Infrastructure on Human and Community Development in Hilly-Mountainous Area: Evidence from Rural Nepal2015-04 -- (current)Jeet Bahadur SapkotaJapan Society for the Promotion of Science/Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(C)4420000
Household Impacts of Nepal Earthquake 2015: Evidence from Household Survey in Rural Nepal2016-03 -- (current)Jeet Bahadur Sapkota/
Child Sex Preference Decision among Nepalese Women: Evidence from Nepal Demographic and Health Survey 20112015-10 -- (current)Jeet Bahadur Sapkota/
Seismic Vulnerability Assessment of Nepal2015-01 -- 2016-03Prof. Mario Ruiz Estrada/
Is Pan-Asian Economic Integration Moving Forward?: Evidence from Pan-Asian Trade Statistics2014-11 -- 2016-03Jeet Bahadur SapkotaUniversity of Tsukuba/
Human Development Impacts of Infrastructure in developing countries: A case of Nepal and cross-country studies2013-04 -- 2015-03Jeet Bahadur SapkotaJapan Society for the Promotion of Science/Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research1458000
Evidence-based Analysis for Post-2015 Development Strategies2012 -- 2013Dr. Sakiko ShiratoriJICA Research Institute/
Service Sector Reforms and Human Development2010-04 -- 2011-03Dr. Gloria PasadillaAsian Development Bank Institute/
Economic Integration between Asia and Latin America2011-04 -- 2012-03Dr. Gloria PasadillaAsian Development Bank Institute/
Globalization and Human Aspect of Development in Developing Countries2010-09 -- 2011-08Jeet Bahadur SapkotaWaseda University, Global COE Program, Global Institute for Asian Regional Integration/Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Career history
2013-03 -- (current)University of Tsukuba, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Assistant Professor
2012-05 -- 2013-03JICA Research Institute, Research, Research Assistant
2010-04 -- 2012-04Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), Research, Research Associate
2011-05 -- 2013-03Waseda University, Waseda Institute for Asia Pacific Studies, Visiting Assistant Professor
2003-02 -- 2006-02National Planning Commission of Nepal, Infrastructure Development, Planning Officer
1999-05 -- 2003-01Tribhuvan University Faculty of Management Lecturer
Academic background
2008-04 -- 2011-03Waseda University, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies (GSAPS), Ph.D. in International StudiesGraduated
2006-04 -- 2008-03Waseda University, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies (GSAPS), M.A. in International RelationsGraduated
1996-09 -- 1998-09Tribhuvan University, Department of Management, Master's Degree in Business AdministrationGraduated
1992-09 -- 1996-09Tribhuvan University, Department of Management, Bachelor's Degree in Business AdministrationGraduated
Degree
2011-03Ph.D. in International StudiesWaseda University
Academic societies
2014-04 -- (current)International Studies Association (ISA)
2009-04 -- (current)The Association for Asian Studies
Honors & Awards
2009-06ASPAC-Esterline Best Paper AwardFor an important contribution to the understanding of development economics.
2009-8Global COE Best Paper AwardFor an outstanding conference paper on globalization's impacts on quality of life convergence in Asia
2000-04Campus Topper AwardFor securing the highest grade within the campus in MBA study.
1989-04District Toper AwardFor securing the highest marks in School Leaving Certificate (SLC) exam.
Articles
  • Factors determining English test score of high school students in rural Nepal
    Neupane Pramila; Thapa Rajesh Bahadur; Sapkota Jeet Bahadur
    International Journal of Research Studies in Education/7(3), 2017-05
  • The Economic Impact of Earthquakes: The Case of Nepal
    Mario Arturo Ruiz Estrada; Evangelos Koutronas; Jeet Baha...
    Natural Hazards Review, 2016
  • Is Pan-Asian Economic Integration Moving Forward? Evidence from Pan-Asian Trade Statistics
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota; Motoko Shuto
    AREA STUDIES Tsukuba/37(1)/pp.39-57, 2016-03
  • Trend and Determinants of Pan-Asian Economic Integration: Evidence from Regional Trade Statistics
    SAPKOTA Jeet Bahadur; SHUTO Motoko
    Conference Proceeding of International Conference on Taiwan at the Crossroad: Taiwan’s Economic Security Strategy, 2015-05
  • Development impacts of Globalization and Education: Evidence from the Asia-Pacific Countries
    Neupane Pramila; Sapkota Jeet Bahadur
    Crossing the Border: International Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies/3(1)/pp.21-40, 2015-01
  • Access to Infrastructure and Human Development: Cross-Country Evidence
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    JICA-RI Working Paper/70, 2014-03
  • The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Progress: Lessons for Global Development Policy After 2015
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota; Sakiko Shiratori
    Journal of International Public Policy/32/pp.47-88, 2013-09
  • Achieving the Millennium Development Goals: Lessons for Post-2015 New Development Strategies
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota; Sakiko Shiratori
    JICA-RI Working Paper/62/pp.1-29, 2013-08
  • Health Sector Reform and Human Development in Globalizing World
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    VIKAS (A Journal of Development), 2012-12
  • Institutions for Regional Integration: Toward an Asian Economic Community, Manila: Asian Development Bank, 2010
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    Asian Regional Integration Review/4(1)/pp.115-118, 2012-03
  • Mainstreaming Globalization in Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs) in the Asia-Pacific Region
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    Development in Practice/21(7)/pp.999-1012, 2011-10
  • Globalization and Human Aspect of Development in Developing Countries: Evidence from Panel Data
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    Journal of Globalization Studies/2(1)/pp.78-96, 2011-05
  • Impacts of Globalization on Quality of Life: Evidence from Developing Countries
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    Waseda University, Global Institute for Asian Regional Integration, Working Paper/pp.1-28, 2011-05
  • Globalization’s Convergence Effect on Human QOL in the Asia-Pacific: Evidence from the KOF Index of Globalization
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    Asian Regional Integration Review/2(1)/pp.1-28, 2010-03
Books
  • Chapter 1_Achieving the Millennium Development Goals: Lessons for Post-2015 New Development Strategies
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota; Sakiko Shiratori
    Perspectives on the Post-2015 Development Agenda/pp.19-43, 2014-06
  • Chapter 3_Access to Infrastructure and Human Development: Cross-Country Evidence
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    Perspectives on the Post-2015 Development Agenda/pp.59-82, 2014-06
  • Impacts of Globalization on Quality of Life
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    2011-11
Conference, etc.
  • Human wellbeing and natural disasters: a case of Nepal
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    Exploring the Local in International Relations/2017-07-06--2017-07-08
  • Determinants of Regional Trade Integration in Asia
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    13th Annual Meeting of the Asia Pacific Trade Seminars 2017/2017-06-16--2017-06-17
  • Pan-Asian Economic Integration: Progress, Prospects and Challenges
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    International Conference on Taiwan at the Crossroad: Taiwan’s Economic Security Strategy/2015-05-29--2015-05-31
  • Human Development Impacts of Access to Infrastructure in Hills and Mountains? Evidence from Households of Three Remote Villages in Nepal
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    ISA Global South Caucus Conference, Singapore/2015-01-08--2015-01-10
  • Infrastructure Access and Human Development: Cross-Country Evidence and Post-2015 Development Strategies
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    FLACSO-ISA Joint International Conference on “Global and Regional Powers in a Changing World”, Buenos Aires/2014-7-23--2014-7-25
  • Human Development Impacts of Infrastructure Access: Evidence from Developing World
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    2nd International Seminar on Asia and Pacific Economies, Suzhou, China/2014-5-9--2014-5-10
  • Globalization and Human Aspect of Development in Developing Countries: Evidence from Panel Data
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    International Congress “Globalistics-2011”, Moscow/2011-5-18--2011-5-22
  • Impacts of Globalization on Quality of Life Convergence (or Divergence) in the Asia-Pacific between 1975-2005
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    12th International Convention of the East Asian Economic Association (EAEA), Seoul/2010-10-2--2010-10-3
  • Globalization and Human Aspect of Development in Developing Countries: Evidence from Panel Data
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    11th Association of Pacific Rim Universities- Doctoral Students Conference, Jakarta/2010-7-12--2010-7-16
  • Globalization and Human QOL Convergence in the Asia-Pacific
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    Association for Asian Studies (AAS) Annual Meeting, Philadelphia/2010-3-25--2010-3-28
  • Globalization’s Convergence Effect on Human QOL in the Asia-Pacific: Evidence from the KOF Index of Globalization
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    Summer Institute on Regional Integration, Tokyo/2009-8-3--2009-8-7
  • Mainstreaming the Key Elements of Globalization in the Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs) in the Asia-Pacific: A Comparative Analysis between the East Asia and Pacific, and South Asia
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    10th Association of Pacific Rim Universities-Doctoral Students Conference, Kyoto/2009-7-6--2009-7-10
  • Does Globalization Affect Human Development, Gender Development and Human Poverty? Evidence from the KOF Index of globalization
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    43rd Annual Conference of Asian Studies on the Pacific Coast (ASPAC), California/2009-6-19--2009-6-21
  • Mainstreaming the Key Elements of Globalization in the PRSPs in the Asia-Pacific
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    Multinational Workshop on Regional Cooperation in East Asia, Tokyo/2009-2-28--2009-3-2
  • Mainstreaming the Key Elements of Globalization in the PRSPs in the Asia-Pacific and the Implications for Poverty Reduction
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    2nd International Development Conference, Toronto/2008-11-25--2008-11-28
Teaching
2017-10 -- 2018-02Seminar on Southeast Asian Studies III-BUniversity of Tsukuba.
2017-10 -- 2018-02Research Workshop for Public Policy IIIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2017-10 -- 2017-12Special Seminar in Area Studies I (JDS/ABE seminar)University of Tsukuba.
2017-04 -- 2017-06Economics of Development in AsiaUniversity of Tsukuba.
2017-10 -- 2018-02Research Workshop for Public Policy IUniversity of Tsukuba.
2017-04 -- 2017-06Economics of Development in Asia IIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2017-10 -- 2018-02Research Project for Public Policy IIUniversity of Tsukuba.
2017-10 -- 2017-12English Discussion Seminar (B)University of Tsukuba.
2017-04 -- 2017-08Seminar on South East Asian Studies II-AUniversity of Tsukuba.
2017-10 -- 2018-02Seminar on South East Asian Studies II-BUniversity of Tsukuba.
Other educational activities
2015-04 -- (current)Adjunct FacultyThe National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya
2011-04 -- 2012-03Visiting Assistant ProfessorWaseda University
Talks
  • Education in Ramche Village after the Nepal Earthquake 2015
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota; Neupane Pramila
    Improving Education of Children in Nepal (iECN) Annual Meeting 2016/2016-03-09--2016-03-09
  • Introduction to the Financial System of Japan
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    International Economics: Japanese experience and its use in doctoral dissertations/2014-5-21--2014-6-6
  • Globalization’s Convergence Effect on human development in the Asia-Pacific
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    Joint Graduate Students Session/2009-7-18--2009-7-18
  • Impacts of Globalization on Human Welfare and Poverty in Developing Countries in the Asia-Pacific in Comparison with Other Regions: Evidence from Panel Data
    Jeet Bahadur Sapkota
    Waseda University Doctoral Student Network (WUDSN) Seminar/2009-5-12--2009-5-12
Professional activities
2014-05 -- (current)International Studies Association (ISA)Member
2009-04 -- (current)Association for Asian Studies (AAS)Member
2010-04 -- 2012-03East Asian Economic Association (EAEA)Member
2010-04 -- (current)Japan Society for International Development (JASID)Member
2009-07 -- 2012-06Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) - Doctoral Student NetworkMember~Vice Chair~Advisor
University Management
2013 -- (current)JDS ProgramMember
2013 -- (current)Program in Economics and Public Policy (PEPP)Member
Other activities
2011-05 -- (current)Reviewer, Development in Practice (a Routledge journal)

(Last updated: 2017-09-12)