KATO, Ryuta Ray

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Name
KATO, Ryuta Ray
E-mail
raykatomeiji.ac.jp
URL
http://www.meiji.ac.jp
Affiliation
Meiji University
Section
Graduate School of Governance Studies
Job title
Professor
Degree
PhD in Economics(University of Essex), MA in Economics(University of Essex), MA in Economics(Yokohama National University), BA in Economics(Chuo University)
Research funding number
60242971

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
 - 
Today
Professor, Graduate School of Governance Studies, Meiji University
 
Apr 2004
 - 
Mar 2018
Professor, Graduate School of International Relations, International University of Japan (IUJ)
 
Apr 1992
 - 
Mar 2004
: Faculty of Economics, Shiga University
 
2001
 - 
2002
: Visiting Senior Research Fellow, Management School, Imperial College, the University of London, UK
 
1999
 - 
2001
: Visiting Research Fellow, Economic and Social Research Institute, Cabinet Office, Government of Japan
 
1997
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1998
: Visiting Research Fellow, Econommic Research Institute, Economic Planning Agency of Japan
 

Education

 
 
 - 
2000
Economics, Graduate School, Division of Economics, University of Essex
 
 
 - 
1986
Faculty of Economics, Chuo University
 

Published Papers

 
The Future Prospect of the Long-term Care Insurance in Japan
KATO Ryuta Ray
Japan and the World Economy   47 1-17   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Remittances and Brain Drain in Ghana: A Computable General Equilibrium Approach
KATO Ryuta Ray
Journal of Economics and Political Economy   3(2) 211-241   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Remittances and the Redistributive Policy in Ghana: A Computable General Equilibrium Approach
KATO Ryuta Ray
Review of Economics & Finance   6(2)    May 2016   [Refereed]
KATO Ryuta Ray
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   30 33-58   2013   [Refereed]
KATO Ryuta Ray
International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics   13 301-317   2013   [Refereed]
The Impact of Marginal Tax Reforms on the Supply of Health Related Services in Japan
KATO Ryuta Ray
The Japanese Journal of Social Security Policy   9(1) 1-32   2012   [Refereed]
KATO Ryuta Ray
Japan and the World Economy   23(4) 227-239   2011   [Refereed]
The Impact of the Global Economic Crisis on Cambodia
Khin, P, and R R Kato
Economics Bulletin   30(3) 2346-2370   2010   [Refereed]
Unpaid Work of Hospital-Employed Physicians and Medical Services in Japan
Kato, R R and M Kakinaka
Quarterly Of Social Security Research   46(2) 164-175   2010   [Refereed]
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   16(4) 462-491   2002   [Refereed]
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   12 204-231   1998   [Refereed]
Public Pension and an Aging Population
Review of Social Policy   2 1-10   1993   [Refereed]
Public Pensions and an Aging Population
The Quarterly of Social Security Research   27(3) 3   1991

Misc

 
Does More Female Labor Supply Really Save a Graying Japan?
KATO Ryuta Ray
Economics & Management Series of Working Paper, International University of Japan   EMS(2017-4) 1-107   Sep 2017
Elderly Care, Child Care, and Labor Supply in an Aging Japan,
KATO Ryuta Ray
Economics & Management Series of Working Paper, International University of Japan   EMS(2016-13)    Nov 2016
Effects of Fiscal Stimulus on the Labor Market
KATO Ryuta Ray
Public Policy Review   11(2) 277-302   Apr 2015   [Invited]
The impacts of fiscal policies on the labor market
KATO Ryuta Ray
120(4) 45-67   Sep 2014   [Invited]
Fiscal Stimulus in an Endogenous Job Separation Model
KATO Ryuta Ray
Economics and Management Working Paper Series, IUJ Research Institute   EMS-2013-02    2013
Fiscal Stimulus and Labor Market Dynamics in Japan
KATO Ryuta Ray
Economics and Management Working Paper Series, IUJ Research Institute,   EMS-2012-19,    2012
Should Indonesia Suffer from More Reduction of the Subsidy to the Petroleum Sector?
KATO Ryuta Ray
Economics and Management Working Paper Series, IUJ Research Institute   EMS-2011-25,    2011
The Reform of the Public Health Insurance and Economic Growth of Japan
Ihori, T, R R Kato, M Kawade, and S Bessho
GSIR Working Paper Series, GSIR, International University of Japan   EAP09-6    2009
Trade Liberalization of the Fishery Industry of Japan
Mohiuddin, and Kato
GSIR Working Paper Series, GSIR, International University of Japan   EDP09-1    2009
Future Prespects of the Garment Industry of Cambodia
Sambath, and Kato
GSIR Working Paper Series, GSIR, International University of Japan   EDP09-2    2009
Labor Supply of Japanese Married Women: Sensitivity Analysis and a New Estimate
Takahashi, S, M Kawade, and R R Kato
GSIR Working Paper Series, GSIR, International University of Japan   EAP09-5    2009
Spousal Tax Deduction, Social Security System and the Labor Supply of Japanese Married Women
Takahashi, S, M Kawade, and R R Kato
GSIR Working Paper Series, GSIR, International University of Japan   EAP09-7    2009
Intrinsic Motivation of Physicians
GSIR Working Paper Series, GSIR, International University of Japan   EAP08-1    2008
Behavioral Difference in the Self-Employed Physician and the Hospital-Employed Physician in Japan
Kato, R R, and M Kakinaka
GSIR Working Paper Series, GSIR, International University of Japan   EAP08-3    2008
Public Capital and Government Deficits in an Aging Japan: Simulation Analysis
Kato, R R, M Kawade, and S Bessho
CRR Working Paper Series, Faculty of Economics, Shiga University   A-5    2005
Public Capital in an Aging Japan: The Long-Run Estimate in a CGE Model
Kato, R R , M Kawade, and S Bessho
ESRI Discussion Paper, Cabinet Office of Japan   64    2003
Government Deficits, Public Investment, and Public Capital in an Aging Japan
Kato, R R
Keizai Bunseki   163 7-70   2002
An Aging Japan and Government Deficits
Kato, R R
Keizai Bunseki Shiten Series   16    2000
Human Capital Uncertainty and Optimal Public Health Policy
Working Paper Series, Faculty of Economics, Shiga University   71    2000
Government Deficits in an Aging Japan
Kato, Ryuta Ray
Working Paper Series, Faculty of Economics, Shiga University   70    2000

Books etc

 
The Political Economy of Fiscal Consolidation in Japan
KATO Ryuta Ray (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 3: Female Labor Supply, Social Security, and Fiscal Consolidation)
Springer   Jan 2015   
A Course in Public Economics: From Theory to Policy
KATO Ryuta Ray (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 10: Health and Eldery Care)
Yuhikaku   Jun 2014   
Tackling Japan's Fiscal Challenges: Strategies to Cope with High Public Debt and Population Aging (Chapter 3)
Palgrave   2006   
Economic Analysis of Government Deficits (Chapter 6)
Iwanami-Shoten   2004   
Government Deficit and Fiscal Reform in Japan (Chapter 5)
Kluwer Academic Publisher   2002   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Elderly Care, Child Care, and Labor Supply in an Aging Japan
KATO Ryuta Ray
UC Irvine 13th Conference, US Irvine, USA   3 Feb 2017   
Female Labor Supply, Social Security, and Fiscal Consolidation
KATO Ryuta Ray
UC Irvine 10th Conference, US Irvine, USA   7 Feb 2014   
Fiscal Stimulus in an Endogenous Job Separation Model
KATO Ryuta Ray
UC Irvine 9th Conference, US Irvine, USA   8 Feb 2013   
The Impact of Marginal Tax Reforms on the Supply of Health Related Services in Japan
KATO Ryuta Ray
Japan-Korea Session in the annual conference of Korea Association of Public Finance, Yeosu, South Korea   7 Sep 2012   
Taxation, transfers, and subsidies for medical service sector and the pharmaceutical industry: a computable general equilibrium approach
KATO Ryuta Ray
Japan-Taiwan Workshop on Public Economics, Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan   7 May 2010   
Price Regulation and Choice of Medical Service: The Case of the Japanese Health Care System
KATO Ryuta Ray
UC Irvine Conference, US Irvine, USA   4 Mar 2009   
Public Debt and Economic Growth in an Aging Japan
KATO Ryuta Ray
IMF=MOF of Japan joint conference on Japan’s Long-Term Fiscal Challenges, Tokyo Japan   27 Jun 2005   
Public Capital and Government Deficits in an Aging Japan: Simulation Analysis [Invited]
KATO Ryuta Ray
Public Finance Association of South Korea, Seoul, South Korea   25 Mar 2005   
Aging Population, Government Deficits, and Public Capital in Japan
KATO Ryuta Ray
14th ANNUAL NBER-CEPR-TCER CONFERENCE, Tokyo Japan   Dec 2001   
Japanese Economy: Government Deficits and an Ageing Population in Japan [Invited]
KATO Ryuta Ray
London Business School, London, UK   Oct 2001   
Government Deficits in the Transition to an Aging Japan
KATO Ryuta Ray
Yale University Technical Workshop, New Haven, USA   Dec 2000   
Government Deficits and Public Capital in an Overlapping Generations Model
KATO Ryuta Ray
Technical Forum of Overlapping Generations Simulation Models, Helsinki, Finland   Sep 2000   

Association Memberships

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2003 - 2004    Investigator(s): Ryuta Ray KATO
This project has examined the effects of the demographic change and the government debt policy in Japan on economic growth and economic welfare, particularly by taking into account the existing public pension scheme as well as national medical exp...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2005 - 2006    Investigator(s): Ryuta KATO
In this research project, the fundamental issues in the current public health services have been explored in economics. The effect of an aging population of Japan on the future public medical expenditure under the current public health services sy...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2007 - 2008    Investigator(s): Ryuta KATO
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2009 - 2011    Investigator(s): Ryuta KATO
When the balanced budget is not considered, a further increase in the subsidy to the hospital sector would result in the highest welfare. However, on the other hand, if the government budget has to be balanced, then such an expansion policy does n...
Economic Analysis on an Aging Population
Economic Analysis of Health
Economic Analysis of Government Deficits