HIROTA Shigeru

HIROTA Shigeru

HIROTA Shigeru

Faculty Fellow

Professor, Faculty of Economics, Kyoto Sangyo University

Activities at RIETI

Expertise

Health and Economy, Regional Economics

Research Projects

Education

1999 MA in Economics, Rutgers University, USA
1992 Bachelor of Economics, the University of Tokyo

Experience

2020 - Professor, Faculty of Economics, Kyoto Sangyo University
2020 - Visiting Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Kyoto University
2019 - 2020 Director General, Department of the National Accounts, Cabinet Office
2017 - 2019 Director, Division of Regional Economic Analysis, Cabinet Office
2017 Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Kyoto University
2014 - 2017 Associate Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Kyoto University
2012 - 2014 Executive Secretary to the Minister for Regulatory Reform, Cabinet Office
2009 - 2011 Director, National Expenditure Division, Department of the National Accounts, Cabinet Office
2001 - 2004 Associate Professor, Graduate School of Policy Studies
1992 Economic Planning Agency

Selected Publications and Papers

Working Papers

  • "On Improving the Quality of Quarterly GDP in Japan: A Recent Attempt," A Proceeding to 58th World Statistical Congress of International Statistical Institute, 2011 (with Naoto Kunitomo and Seisho Sato)
  • "The Environment for Microdata Access in Japan: A Comparison with the United States and Britain and Future Issues," Global COE Hi-Stat Discussion Paper Series 105, 2009 (with Akira Kawai and Tomohiko Inui)

Papers Published in Refereed Journals

  • "Agglomeration and Networking in Academic Research," THE KEIZAI BUNSEKI No. 194, 2017 (with Hiroki Inoue, Hiromi Saito, Shigeru Sugihara and Taisuke Kameda)