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Yuta Takahashi

Curriculum Vita

Last Updated: 2024/6/5


Address and Contact Information

#201, Naka, 2-1, Kunitachi, Tokyo, Japan
(+81) 42-580-8371

Academic Appointment
Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University — Assistant Professor 
From April 2020
Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University — Adjunct Research Associate (Post-Doc)
September 201
8  - March 2020


Ph.D. Economics, Northwestern University, 2018
M.A. Economics, Kyoto University, 2011 
B.A. Economics, Kyoto University, 2009


Published Paper
"Universal Gravity" Journal of Political Economy, 128.2 (2020): 393-433 with Treb Allen and Costas Arkolakis

Submitted Working Papers:
“Global Technology Stagnation” (2024) with Naoki Takayama
“Hidden Stagflation” (202
4) with Naoki Takayama
“The Elusive Costs of Deflation and Zero Lower Bound: Reassessment of the Japanese Economy” (2024) with Naoki Takayama
“Robustly Optimal Voting Rule” (2024) with Noriaki Kiguchi and Shunpei Noguchi
“An Experiment on a Multi-Period Beauty Contest Game” (2024
) with Nobuyuki Hanaki

Working Papers:
“Anchoring Inflation Expectation” (2020) with Lawrence Christiano


Works in Progress:
“Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity:  Theory and Evidence from Japanese Cotton Spinning Industry During WW1” with Munechika Katayama, Tetsuji Okazaki, and Ryo Okui
“The Corporate Saving Glut in Japan” with Naoaki Takayama
“The Rise in Flexible & Low Skill Jobs” with Naoaki Takayama and Kazu Teramoto
“The Real Macroeconomics of Japanese Stagnation” with Naoki Takayama

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