B.A. in economics, Kyoto University, Japan, March, 1983.

Ph.D. in economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, U.S.A., June, 1992 .


  Academic Positions


Researcher, Research Department, The Sumitomo Trust and Company, April 1983-August 1987.

Visiting Scholar, Department of Economics, Stanford University, September 1987-August 1988.

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, The University of British Columbia, July 1992-June 1995.

Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Kyoto University, July 1995-March 1998.

Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Osaka University, April 1998-March 2001.

Professor, Faculty of Economics, Hitotsubashi University, April 2001-present.


  Contact Information


Makoto Saito, School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University, Naka 2-1, Kunitachi, Tokyo 186-8601, Japan

Phone: 042-580-8807

Fax: 042-580-8882