Sophia University Faculty of Economics, B.A. March 1994
Osaka University Graduate School of Economics, Ph.D. March 2001
Lecturer, Faculty of Law and Letters, University of the Ryukyus, April 2001-March 2004
Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Nagoya City University, April 2004-present
Microeconomics, Health Economics, Policy Evaluation
Health Care, Airline Service, Public Sector
Household Consumption and Medical Care Expenditure: A Test of Engel Curve Estimation, JCER Economic Journal, no. 42, pp. 61-84,2001.
Referendum, Voting Behavior and its Implications, LEVIATHAN (The Japanese Journal of Political Science), vol.33, pp.111-129, 2003.
Airline Deregulation and the Policy Evaluation: A Case of Japan, JCER Economic Journal, no. 53, pp. 13-41,2006.
Professional Services and Other Activities
Member of Committee (KITAKYUSYU City) March 2007-present