Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University
Inequality and Global Capitalism
The Fundamental Nature of Corporations and Capitalism (2007-10)
The Future of Urban-Rural Relations (2011-12)
Toward a New Economic Constitution of Japan (-2014)
Earned a doctorate in economics from the Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo. Has served as an associate professor at Tokyo Metropolitan University, a visiting scholar at the Department of Economics, Stanford University, and in other positions. Joined Hitotsubashi University in 2000.