After receiving an MS and BS from the University of Tokyo, worked at Mizuho Securities and Mizuho Trust Bank. Received her PhD from the Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo. Became a research fellow at the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science in 2016. After working as a researcher at the Center for International Research on the Japanese Economy, joined the Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research in 2020.
Chiba, Asako. 2021. "The effectiveness of mobility control, shortening of restaurants' opening hours, and working from home on control of COVID-19 spread in Japan" Health & Place 70: 102622.
Kobayashi, Keiichiro; Chiba, Asako. 2020. "Intergenerational Bubbles of Beliefs for Sustainability" Sustainability 12, no. 24: 10652.
Chiba, Asako. "The effects of stringent capital requirements on large financial institutions." Journal of Regulatory Economics 57 (2020): 231–257.
Chiba, Asako. "Essays on the Financial Crisis and Regulation." (dissertation).
Chiba, Asako. “Financial Contagion in Core–Periphery Networks and Real Economy,” Computational Economics 55.3 (2020): 779-800.