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Yokohama National University
Graduate School of International Social Sciences International Social Sciences Section


Craig R. Parsons is a Professor of Economics at Yokohama National University in Japan. He has various publications in internationally recognized journals in empirical international trade, empirical international finance, empirical industrial organization and several papers in political economy. He is a currently a Managing Editor at the Asian Economic Journal and is very active in the East Asian Economic Association.

Research Areas

  • Economics / Economic statistics / Empirical Trade, Empirical Ind. Organization, Empirical International Finance

Academic & Professional Experience

Sep 2001
Apr 2016
Yokohama National University Faculty of Economics
Aug 1999
May 2001
University of Alaska Anchorage

Committee Memberships

Apr 2016
Yokohama National University  Director: Joint Japan/World Bank Grad Scholarship Program

Published Papers

Simba Mutsvangwa,Craig Parsons,Nagendra Shrestha
The International Trade Journal      Jan 2018   [Refereed]
NGUYEN Dong Xuan, de VANSSAY Xavier
International Journal of the Economics of Business   22(1) 141-162   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Brian Dollery,Craig Parsons
War in History   14(4) 499-512   Dec 2007   [Refereed]
Parsons, Craig R.,Sato, Kiyotaka
International Journal of Finance and Economics   13(2) 174-183   Sep 2007   [Refereed]
Parsons, Craig R.,Sato, Kiyotaka
The World Economy   29(12) 1759-1788   Dec 2006

Books etc

Disasters and Trade: Did Hurricane Katrina have an Impact?
International Economics and Economic Policy   Jul 2016   
Import Variety and Productivity in Japan
Anh Thu Nguyen (Part:Joint Work)
Economics Bulletin   2009   
New Estimates of Exchange Rate Pass-through in Japanese Exports
Craig Parsons,Kiyotaka Sato (Part:Joint Work)
International Journal of Finance and Economics   2008   
Have US-Japan Trade Agreements Made a Difference?
Byron Gangnes,Craig Parsons (Part:Joint Work)
Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy   2007   
Optimal Taxation, Welfare and International Technology Transfer under Structural Change
Hyung Rok YIM (Part:Joint Work)
Journal of Economic Research   May 2005   

Association Memberships