Working Papers
  • "Railroads, Technology Adoption, and Modern Economic Development: Evidence from Japan"(Submitted) [wp in SSRN]Moriguchi prize awarded paper. (The best paper award among Japanese Economics PhD Students by Institute of Social and Economic Research at Osaka University) 

  • Time Horizon of Government and Public Goods Investment: Evidence from Japan (Revise and Resubmit, Journal of Development Economics) [wp in SSRN] 

  • Political Statement Cycle (with Jun Goto and Tomoko Matsumoto) [wp in SSRN]

Working in Progress
  • "Barriers to Joining a Public Pension Program in a Developing Country" (with Tomoaki Tanaka, Yasuyuki Sawada, Khaliun Dovchinsuren)

  • “On the Schooling Effect of Mosquito Nets”(with Hidehiko Ichimura and Yasuyuki Sawada)

  • "From Samurai to Skyscraper: Lot Fragmentation and Urban Development" (with Kentaro Nakajima and Kensuke Teshima)


In front of an early steam locomotive @ London Science Museum

Last Update: 2019/Aug/8