Graduate School of Economics and Management / Faculty of Economics, Tohoku University

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Faculty Member

Akiomi Kitagawa

Curriculum Vitae

March 1989B.A. Faculty of Economics, University of Tokyo
April 1994Research Associate, Faculty of Economics, University of Tokyo
February 1996Ph.D. Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo
April 1996Associate Professor, College of Economics, Osaka Prefecture University
October 2001Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Yokohama City University
October 2004Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University
April 2007Professor, Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University

Academic Degree

Ph.D. (Economics, University of Tokyo)

Current Position

Professor of Theoretical Economics II (Marcoeconomics), Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University

Fields of Research

Macroeconomics

Research Topics

Business Cycles

Economic Growth

Money

Labor Market

Courses

Graduate: (Seminars excl.) Intermediate Macroecnomics, Advanced Macroeconomics, Workshops for Graduate Students

Undergraduate:(Seminars excl.) Introductory Economics, Macroeconomics, Workshops for Undergraduate Students

Main Research Results

Does Money Always Make People Happy? Review of Economic Dynamics,4(2),(2001),495-515

Long Gestation in an Overlapping Generations Economy: Endogenous Cycles and Indeterminacy of Equilibria. Journal of Mathematical Economics,35(1),(2001),99-127

Money-Hoarding as a Behaviour towards Uninsured Idiosyncratic Risks. Japanese Economic Review,52(1),(2001),93-103

Endogenous Growth Cycles in an Overlapping Generations Model with Investment Gestation Lags. Economic Theory,25(3),(2005),751-762

Availability of Higher Education and Long-term Economic Growth. Japanese Economic Review,59(2),(2008),156-177

Links

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