KOBAYASHI Yohei

KOBAYASHI Yohei

KOBAYASHI Yohei

Consulting Fellow

Chief Analyst, Mitsubishi UFJ Research & Consulting Co., Ltd.

Activities at RIETI

Expertise

Public Economics, Applied Econometrics, Urban Economics

Education

2006 M.A. in Economics, Hitotsubashi University
2004 B.A in Economics, Meiji University

Experience

2017 Chief Analyst, Mitsubishi UFJ Research & Consulting Co., Ltd
2015 Lecturer, College of Economics, Nihon University
2014 Senior Analyst, Mitsubishi UFJ Research & Consulting Co., Ltd
2013 Analyst, Mitsubishi UFJ Research & Consulting Co., Ltd
2013 Consulting Fellow, RIETI
2010 Deputy Director, Industrial Structure Policy Division, Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
2006 Analyst, Mitsubishi UFJ Research & Consulting Co., Ltd

Selected Publications and Papers

Working Papers
"Social Security Contributions and Employment Structure: A microeconometric analysis focused on firm characteristics" RIETI Discussion Paper Series 13-E-067, 2013

"The Effects of Central Grants on Decentralized Social Programs: Post-2005 School Expense Assistance in Japan," Global COE Hi-Stat Discussion Paper Series No.118, March 2010 (with Masayoshi Hayashi)

"Effect of R&D Tax Credits for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in Japan: Evidence from firm-level data," RIETI Discussion Paper Series 11-E-066, 2011

Papers Published in Refereed Journals
"Effect of R&D Tax Credits for SMEs in Japan: A Microeconometric Analysis Focused on Liquidity Constraints," Small Business Economics, Vol.42, Issue 2, pp.311-327