IWAISAKO Tokuo

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Name
IWAISAKO Tokuo
E-mail
iwaisakoier.hit-u.ac.jp
URL
https://sites.google.com/site/tokuoiwaisako/home
Affiliation
Hitotsubashi University
Section
Institute of Economic Research Research Division of Economic Institutions and Policy
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D. (Economics)(Harvard University)

Profile

Tokuo Iwaisako is a professor at Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University. He also teaches finance and macroeconomics in the Department of Economics and at Hitotsubashi's Graduate School of International Corporate Strategy. He held the position of Principal Economist at the Institute of Policy Research, Ministry of Finance, Japan from April 2009 to March 2011. Professor Iwaisako earned his Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University in 1997. He received his B.A. from Hitotsubashi University in 1990.

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2009
 - 
Mar 2011
Principal Economist, Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance
 
Apr 2011
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Dec 2011
Associate Professor, Institute of Economic Research The U.S.,European and Russian Economies, Hitotsubashi University
 
Jan 2012
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Mar 2015
Professor, Institute of Economic Research The U.S.,European and Russian Economies, Hitotsubashi University
 
Apr 2012
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Mar 2014
Councillor, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University
 
Apr 2015
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Today
Professor, Institute of Economic Research Research Division of Economic Institutions and Policy, Hitotsubashi University
 

Education

 
Mar 1992
 - 
Jun 1997
Graduate School, Division of Economics, Harvard University
 
 
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Mar 1990
Faculty of Economics, Hitotsubashi University
 

Published Papers

 
Tokuo Iwaisako
『経済研究』   52(4) 375-377   Oct 2001
The Economic Review   53(1) 64-78   Jan 2002   [Refereed]
Tokuo Iwaisako
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   16(1) 109-134   Mar 2002   [Refereed]
This paper demonstrates that large adverse shocks are more highly correlated with one another than positive shocks across national stock markets of industrialized economies. This finding is robust if we allow for an ARCH process or if we exclude t...

Books etc

 
Examining Japan's Lost Decades (jointly worked)
Yoichi Funabashi, Barak Kushner eds., Tokuo Iwaisako, Adam S. Posen and Kenneth N. Kuttner (Part:Joint Work, Monetary and Fiscal Policies During the Lost Decades)
Routledge Contemporary Japan Series   May 2015   ISBN:978-1138885752

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Impact of Exchange Rate Shocks on Japanese Exports: Quantitative Assessment Using a Structural VAR model
Tokuo Iwaiako and Hayato Nakata
日本経済学会春季大会   May 2015   
Oil Price, Exchange Rate Shock, and the Japanese Economy
Tokuo Iwaiako and Hayato Nakata
WEAI Annual Meeting   Jun 2015   
Impact of Exhange Rate Shoks on Japanese Exports: Quantitative Assessment Using a Strutural VAR model
Tokuo Iwaiako and Hayato Nakata
日本金融学会秋季大会   Oct 2015   
Oil Price, Exchange Rates, and the Macroeconomy
Tokuo Iwaiako and Hayato Nakata
WEAI 12th International Conference   Jan 2016   
Disentangling the Effect of Housing on Household Stock Holdings: Evidence from Japanese Micro Data
Tokuo Iwaisako
Asian Finance Association 2018 Annual Conference   26 Jun 2018   Tokyo

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2006 - Mar 2010