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Kazufumi Yugami

Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Kobe University

Kazufumi Yugami is associate Professor at Graduate School of Economics, Kobe University, Japan. Awarded MEc from Osaka University, Japan and PhD in Economics from Osaka University, Japan in 1997 and 2001, respectively. After working for the Japan Institute Labour Policy and Training as a researcher, joined Kobe University as an academic member. The research focuses on economic analysis of youth employment, labour turnover, income inequality and poverty.