TODO Yasuyuki

TODO Yasuyuki

TODO Yasuyuki

Faculty Fellow

Professor, Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University

Activities at RIETI

Expertise

International Economics, Development Economics, Japanese Economy, Applied Microeconometrics

Research Projects

Education

2000 Ph.D., Economics, Stanford University
1995 M. A., Food Research, Stanford University
1991 B. A., Asian Studies, the University of Tokyo

Experience

2014 - present Professor, Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University
2010 - 2014 Professor, Department of International Studies, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, the University of Tokyo
2007 - 2010 Associate Professor, Department of International Studies, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, the University of Tokyo
2005 - 2007 Associate Professor, School of International Politics, Economics, and Business, Aoyama Gakuin University
2001 - 2005 Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Tokyo Metropolitan University
2000 - 2001 Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Southern Illinois University

Selected Publications and Papers

  • Todo, Yasuyuki, Petr Matous, and Hiroyasu Inoue, "The Strength of Long Ties and the Weakness of Strong Ties: Knowledge Diffusion through Supply Chain Networks," Research Policy, 45(9), 1890-1906, 2016.
  • Todo, Yasuyuki, Kentaro Nakajima, and Petr Matous, "How Do Supply Chain Networks Affect the Resilience of Firms to Natural Disasters? Evidence from the Great East Japan Earthquake," Journal of Regional Science, 55(2), 209-229, 2015.
  • Todo, Yasuyuki, "Quantitative Evaluation of Determinants of Export and FDI: Firm-Level Evidence from Japan," The World Economy, 34(3), pp. 355-381, 2011.
  • Todo, Yasuyuki, "Impacts of Aid-Funded Technical Assistance Programs: Firm-Level Evidence from the Indonesian Foundry Industry," World Development, 39(3), pp. 351-362, 2011.
  • Hijzen, Alexander, Tomohiko Inui, and Yasuyuki Todo, "Does Offshoring Pay? Firm-Level Evidence from Japan," Economic Inquiry, 48(4), pp. 880-895, 2010.
  • Shimizutani, Satoshi and Yasuyuki Todo, "What Determines Overseas R&D Activities? The Case of Japanese Multinational Firms," Research Policy, 37(3), pp. 530-544, 2008.
  • Todo, Yasuyuki and Koji Miyamoto, "Knowledge Spillovers from Multinational Enterprises and the Role of R&D Activities: Evidence from Indonesia," Economic Development and Cultural Change, 55(1), pp. 173-200, 2006.