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Name Tomoyuki TANABE
Current Position Deputy Associate Vice President
Research Interests Nuclear Energy Policy, Nuclear Law, Engineering Ethics
e-mail t-tanabe(at)

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1991(-present) Socio-economic Research Center, Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry (CRIEPI)
2006- Visiting Researcher, Business Ethics and Compliance Research Center, Reitaku University
2006-2009 Specially Appointed Associate Professor (Part-time), Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University
2005 Ph.D. in Energy Science, Graduate School of Energy Science, Kyoto University.
2002-2006 Researcher (Prat-time), Research Institute of Science and Technology for Society (RISTEX), Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
1988-1990 Visiting Research Student, Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies (IMES), Bank of Japan


  • Tanabe, T. and Maruyama, M., 2016, Regulatory Risks Associated with Nuclear Safety Legislation After Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Accident in Japan- Focus on Legal Structure of the Nuclear Reactor Regulation Act -, CRIEPI Research Report Y15020.
  • Tanabe, T., 2014, Principles on Administrative Implementation of Nuclear Safety Regulations - Case Study of the Investigation Framework by Nuclear Regulation Authority on the Shatter Zones at the Tsuruga Power Station -, CRIEPI Research Report Y13024.
  • Tanabe, T. and Maruyama, M., 2012, Some Agenda of Japanese Nuclear Third Party Liability System arising from Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster and Proposal for the System Reformation, CRIEPI Research Report Y11024.
  • Tanabe, T., 2011, Some Problems of Recent "All Japan" Strategy for Nuclear Power Exports - Identification of its Problems and a Proposal for Improvement based on International Development Strategies of the major three Categories of Businesses constituting Nuclear Power Industry -, CRIEPI Research Report Y10033.
  • Tanabe, T., 2009, Potential Problems in Introduction of Personnel Reliability Certification Systems into Japan's Nuclear Industry : Implications from the German and the U.S. Laws, CRIEPI Research Report Y08021.
  • Tanabe, T., 2008, Protection of Confidential Information and Countermeasures against Insider Threat in Nuclear Industry -Some Practices in U.S. Nuclear Industry and their Implication for Japan-, CRIEPI Research Report Y07011.
  • Tanabe, T., 2006, Coordination of Nuclear Safety Regulations and Corporate Compliance Activities - Desirable Implementation of the Whistle-blower Protection Scheme in Japan -, CRIEPI Research Report Y05015.
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