Senior Research Counselor
Professor, Faculty of Regional Development, Taisho University (2017 to present). and Senior Research Fellow, Japan Center for Economic Research (2010 to present). Previous posts include Professor in the Graduate School of Regional Policy Design at Hosei University, Professor in the Graduate School of Social Science, Director General of the National and Regional Planning Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, Director of Economic Research Institute and Director General of Research Bureau, Economic Planning Agency. B.A. in Economics, University of Tokyo. Joined NPI in 2015.