Hitotsubashi Summer Institute 2017


31 July–5 August 2017

Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan


We are pleased to welcome you to the 3rd Hitotsubashi Summer Institute (HSI2017) to be held from 31 July to 5 August at Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan.

HSI is organized on a yearly basis by Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study (HIAS) to strengthen the international collaboration among academics studying subjects HIAS is now focusing on. Currently four projects are running under the slogan of “Redesigning the Global Economic System: Sustainable Development for Japan and the world”.

As speakers, we will invite world-leading researchers and will also call for participation from rising young researchers in the world. Topics of the HSI are reviewed and updated every year to reflect the recent interests generated through the promotion of the four projects. The program of this year will consist of following five topics. Four of them are already scheduled as shown in the table below. Please click here, if you are interested in the topics and the programs of the past HSIs.
  • The Fourth Asia KLEMS Conference
    organizer: Prof. Kyoji Fukao (Institute of Economic Research)
  • Microeconomic Theory
    organizers: Prof. Reiko Gotoh (Institute of Economic Research) and Prof. Norio Takeoka (Graduate School of Economics)
  • International Trade and FDI
    organizers: Prof. Jota Ishikawa (Graduate School of Economics) and Prod. Eiichi tomiura (Graduate School of Economics)
  • Economic Development
    organizers: Prof. Takashi Kurosaki (Institute of Economic Research) and Prof. Yutaka Arimoto (Institute of Economic Research)
  • Macroeconomics and Econometrics
    organizer: Prof. Toshiaki Watanabe (Institute of Economic Reesarch)

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