SOAS University of London

Department of Economics

Satoshi Miyamura

BA (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies), MA (Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo), MSC, PhD (SOAS)
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Satoshi Miyamura
Department of Economics

Lecturer in the Economy of Japan

SOAS South Asia Institute

Academic Staff, SOAS South Asia Institute

SOAS Japan Research Centre (JRC)

Academic Staff, Japan Research Centre

Industrial Development and Policy

Research Cluster Member

Dr Satoshi Miyamura
Email address:
+44 (0)20 7898 4544
+44 (0)20 7898 4559
SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
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Term 1: Mondays 13:30 to 15:00


Regions: South & East Asia. Countries: India, Japan. Subjects: Development economics, Labour economics, Institutional economics, Labour-management bargaining. Teaching: Mathematical economics, Statistics, Econometrics, Research methods in economics.


Programmes Convened
Courses Taught


Development economics (with reference to India and Japan), Labour economics, Institutional economics, Labour-management bargaining. Research methods in economics.


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Available for
  • Short Term Consultancy
Regional Expertise
  • East Asia
Country Expertise
  • India
  • Japan


Edited Books or Journal Volumes

Pattenden, Jonathan and Campling, Liam and Miyamura, Satoshi and Selwyn, Ben, eds. (2016) Class dynamics of development. Special Issue of Third World Quarterly Vol. 37 No.10. Taylor & Francis.

Journal Articles

Miyamura, Satoshi (2016) 'Rethinking Labour Market Institutions in Indian Industry: Forms, Functions and Socio-historical Contexts.' Journal of Peasant Studies. pp. 1-23. (Forthcoming)

Miyamura, Satoshi (2016) 'Diverse trajectories of industrial restructuring and labour organising in India.' Third World Quarterly, 37 (10). pp. 1921-1941.

Campling, Liam and Miyamura, Satoshi and Pattenden, Jonathan and Selwyn, Benjamin (2016) 'Class Dynamics of Development: A Methodological Note.' Third World Quarterly, 37 (10). pp. 1745-1767.

Selwyn, Benjamin and Miyamura, Satoshi (2014) 'Class Struggle or Embedded Markets? Marx, Polanyi and the Meanings and Possibilities of Social Transformation.' New Political Economy, 19 (5). pp. 639-661.

Miyamura, Satoshi (2012) 'Emerging Consensus on Labour Market Institutions and Implications for Developing Countries: From the Debates in India.' Forum for Social Economics, 41 (1). pp. 97-123.

Miyamura, Satoshi (2011) 'Diversity of Labour Market Institutions in Indian Industry: A Comparison of Mumbai and Kolkata.' The Indian Journal of Labour Economics, 54 (1). pp. 113-130.

Book Reviews

Miyamura, Satoshi (2015) 'Book review of Rebels from the mud houses: Dalits and the making of the Maoist revolution in Bihar, by George J. Kunnath.' Commonwealth & Comparative Politics, 53 (3). pp. 345-347.

Miyamura, Satoshi (2015) 'Political and Institutional Foundations of Class Compromise: Book Review of Mobilizing Restraint: Democracy and Industrial Conflict in Post-Reform South Asia by Emmanuel Teitelbaum.' Economic and Political Weekly, 50 (6). pp. 30-32.

Miyamura, Satoshi (2011) 'Book Review on "The Role of Collective Bargaining in the Global Economy: Negotiating for Social Justice", edited by Susan Hayter.' Indian Journal of Labour Economics, 54 (2). pp. 359-361.

Miyamura, Satoshi (2006) 'Book review on Rural Economic Development in Japan: From the Nineteenth Century to the Pacific War.' Journal of Agrarian Change, 6 (4). p. 598.

Miyamura, Satoshi (2004) 'Book review on India Working: Essays on Society and Economy by Barbara Harriss-White.' Journal of Agrarian Change, 4 (3). p. 389.

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