杉本 康太/Kota Sugimoto

Kota Sugimoto


Areas of Expertise

  • Resource and Energy Economics
  • renewable energy policy
  • econometrics

Research Unit

Resources & Energy


The Accelerating Energy Transition and Japan's Response (2020-)


Kota Sugimoto became a postdoctoral fellow at the Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research in April 2020. He received a bachelor of commerce from Keio University in March 2015, studying at Melbourne University in 2012 as an exchange student. He received a PhD in economics from Kyoto University in March 2020.

Select Publications

“Does Transmission Unbundling Increase Wind Power Generation in the United States?” Energy Policy, volume 125, pp. 307–316, February 2019.