Charles Yuji Horioka

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NameHORIOKA Charles Yuji
JobVice-President and Research Professor
Degree Ph. D.(Harvard University)
Other affiliation Osaka University

Research Interests

  • Households
  • Families
  • Saving
  • Consumption
  • Bequests
  • Intergenerational Transfers
  • Parent-Child Relations
  • Japanese Economy
  • Asian Economies

Research Areas

  • Economics/Economic statistics
  • Economics/Economic policy
  • Economics/Money/Finance
  • Economics/Public finance/Public economy

Academic & Professional Experience

    10,2014 - Now
    Adjunct Professor, University of the Philippines, Diliman
    10,2014 - Now
    Vice-President and Research Professor, Asian Growth Research Institute
    2013 - Now
    Invited Professor, Osaka University
    1997 - 2013
    Professor, Osaka University
    2013 - 2014
    Professor, University of the Philippines, Diliman
    1987 - 1997
    Associate Professor, Osaka University
    1985 - 1987
    Associate Professor, Kyoto University
    1983 - 1985
    Assistant Professor, Kyoto University
    1985 -
     IMF Consultant
    1988 -
     Olin Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Economic Policy Research, Stanford University

Education

    1977 - 1981
    Harvard University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
    1975 - 1977
    Harvard College Department of Economics

Committee Memberships

    2013 - Now
    International Economic Review Associate Editor
    1998 - 2013
    International Economic Review Co-Editor
    1988 - Now
    Japanese Economic Association Associate Editor, Japanese Economic Review (Economic Studies Quarterly)

Awards & Honors

  • 2001 Japanese Economic Association/Nakahara Prize

Published Papers

Books etc

  • Saving and Bequests / Inheritances in an Aging Society
    1996
  • The Saving Behavior of U.S. and Japanese Households
    1998

Association Memberships

  • American Economic Association
  • National Bureau of Economic Research
  • Royal Economic Society
  • Japanese Economic Association
  • Tokyo Center for Economic Research
  • East Asian Economic Association

Research Grants & Projects

  • International Comparative Research on Parent-Child Economic Relations and the Impact of Social Norms and Systems on Parent-Child Behavior
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
    Project Year:04,2010 - 03,2015
  • An Economic Analysis of Intergenerational Transfers and Parent-Child Relations in Japan
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
    Project Year:04,2006 - 03,2010
  • The Evaluation of Economic Systems based on Empirical Analyses of Household Behavior
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
    Project Year:04,2000 - 03,2006
  • Theoretical and Empirical Analysis of Household Consumption Behavior
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
    Project Year:04,1996 - 03,2000
  • On the Importance of Saving for Each Motive in Japan
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
    Project Year:04,1993 - 03,1994
  • Household Consumption, Saving and Bequest Behavior in Japan
    Project Year:1980 -

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