Tomohiko Inui

Professor, Preparatory Office for the Faculty of International Social Studies, Gakushuin University

Tomohiko Inui is a Professor at Preparatory Office for the Faculty of International Social Studies, Gakushuin University and a Faculty Fellow at the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry. His research expertise covers productivity analysis, international economics, health economics, educational economics, and the Chinese economy. Prior to his current position, he was formerly a Director at the Statistics Commission Office, Cabinet Office (2009-2012); a Faculty Member at the College of Economics, Nihon University (2000-2014); and an Officer at the Development Bank of Japan (1985-2000). He earned his M.A. in Economics from the Graduate School of Economics, Johns Hopkins University in 1990.

He has published extensively on topics such as productivity analysis of Japanese firms, the effects of privatisation on Chinese state-owned enterprises, health economics including the effects of birth weight on long term outcomes, and various other papers in his line of expertise. He has recently published his papers in Economic Inquiry, Review of World Economics, Japan and the World Economy, Journal of Japanese and International Economics, Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies, Economic Letters, and Contemporary Economic Policy.

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