Kaoru Hosono

Professor of Economics, Gakushuin University

Kaoru Hosono is a Professor of Economics at Gakushuin University. He is interested in macroeconomics and finance, with an emphasis in empirical research in these areas. His specific interests are in banking regulations, corporate finance, monetary policy, and aggregate productivity. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from Hitotsubashi University. His recent studies have been on the effects of natural disasters on firm dynamics including investment, export, entry/exit, and relocation, and on the transmission of monetary policy. He is a member of the Study group for Earthquake and Enterprise Dynamics (SEEDs).

CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey