Sasahara, Akira

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Affiliation

Faculty of Economics (Mita)

Position

Associate Professor

E-mail Address

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Career 【 Display / hide

  • 2020.06
    -
    Present

    Keio University, Faculty of Economics, Associate Professor of Economics

  • 2017.08
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    2020.05

    University of Idaho, College of Business and Economics, Assistant Professor of Economics

Academic Background 【 Display / hide

  • 2012.09
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    2017.06

    University of California, Davis, Economics Department

    U.S.A., Graduate School, Completed, Doctoral course

  • 2009.04
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    2011.03

    Hitotsubashi University, Graduate School of Economics

    Japan, Graduate School, Completed, Master's course

  • 2005.04
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    2009.03

    Keio University, Business and Commerce

    Japan, University, Graduated

 

Research Areas 【 Display / hide

  • Economic policy (International Economics)

Research Themes 【 Display / hide

  • Empirical investigations on the effects of climate change, 

    2016.01
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    Present

  • Empirical assessments of the impacts of sovereign debt crises, 

    2016.01
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    Present

  • Empirical investigations on the employment effects of trade, 

    2016.01
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    Present

 

Papers 【 Display / hide

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Papers, etc., Registered in KOARA 【 Display / hide

Reviews, Commentaries, etc. 【 Display / hide

  • How International Trade Affects Employment and Inequality

    Akira Sasahara

    Keizai Seminar (Economics Seminar) October/November Issue (Nippon Hyoron Sha)   2021.10

    Introduction and explanation (commerce magazine), Single Work

  • Sovereign Debt Restructurings: Survey on Concepts, Trends, Empirics, Theory and Policies

    Tamon Asonuma, Hyungseok Joo, Akira Sasahara

    Financial Review (The Ministry of Finance Japan) (Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance, Japan)  146 ( 3 ) 41 - 57 2021.06

    Introduction and explanation (scientific journal), Joint Work

  • Estimating Gains from Trade: A Summary of Recent Studies

    Akira Sasahara

    Mita Journal of Economics (Keio Economic Society)  113 ( 4 ) 103 - 114 2021.01

    Introduction and explanation (scientific journal), Single Work

  • The Labor Market Effects of Immigration: An Overview of the Empirical Literature

    Akira Sasahara

    The Japanese Journal of Labour Studies (The Japan Institute for Labour Policy and Training)  716   148 - 158 2020.02

    Book review and document introduction, etc., Single Work

  • Sovereign Debt Restructurings: An Overview of the Empirical Literature

    Tamon Asonuma, Aitor Erce, and Akira Sasahara

    The Journal of Investing 27 ( 3 ) 56 - 64 2018.08

    Book review and document introduction, etc., Joint Work,  ISSN  1068-0896

Presentations 【 Display / hide

  • The China Trade Shock: A Summary of Empirical Methods and A Literature Review

    Akira Sasahara

    The 18th Keio Economic Society Symposium (Keio University) , 2021.11, Oral Presentation(general), Keio Economic Society

  • Trade Costs of Sovereign Debt Restructurings: Does a Market-Friendly ​Approach Improve the Outcome?

    Akira Sasahara

    2nd International Macro/Finance and Sovereign Debt Workshop (Sogang University (Online)) , 2021.10, Oral Presentation(general)

  • The Effects of Trade on the Gender Gaps: A Model-Based Quantitative Investigation

    Akira Sasahara

    The 80th Annual Meetings of the Japan Society of International Economics (The University of Tokyo (Online)) , 2021.10, Oral Presentation(general), The Japan Society of International Economics

  • The Impact of Trade on the Gender Gaps: A Model-Based Quantitative Investigation

    Akira Sasahara

    Tohoku University Modern Economics Seminar (Online) , 2021.06, Tohoku University

  • Sovereign Debt Restructurings: Survey on Concepts, Trends, Empirics, Theory and Policies

    Tamon Asonuma, Hyungseok Joo, and Akira Sasahara

    Paper Discussion Meeting (Online) , 2021.01, Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance Japan

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Research Projects of Competitive Funds, etc. 【 Display / hide

  • The Impact of Global Shocks on Labor Markets: From Micro and Macro Perspectives

    2021.04
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    2025.03

    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, KAKENHI, Grand-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B), Masahiro Endoh, Toshihiro Okubo, Sachiko Kazekami, Akira Sasahara

  • Research on Globalization, Income, and Global Value Chains

    2021.04
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    2024.03

    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, KAKENHI, Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists, Akira Sasahara

Awards 【 Display / hide

  • Thornton Faculty Excellence Award

    2019.04, College of Business and Economics, University of Idaho

    Type of Award: Other Awards.  Country: U.S.A.

  • The Kojima Kiyoshi Prize for Excellent Papers

    2013, The Japan Society of International Economics

    Type of Award: Awards of National Conference, Council and Symposium.  Country: Japan

 

Courses Taught 【 Display / hide

  • RESEARCH SEMINAR D

    2021

  • RESEARCH SEMINAR C

    2021

  • RESEARCH SEMINAR B

    2021

  • RESEARCH SEMINAR A

    2021

  • RESEARCH SEMINAR (THESIS)

    2021

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Courses Previously Taught 【 Display / hide

  • Advanced International Economics II

    Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University, 2021, Other, Major subject, Lecture, Within own faculty

  • Advanced International Economics II

    Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University, 2020, Other, Major subject, Lecture, Within own faculty

  • Econometrics

    University of Idaho, 2020, Spring Semester, Major subject, Lecture, Within own faculty

  • Principles of Macroeconomics

    University of Idaho, 2020, Spring Semester, General education subject, Lecture, Within own faculty

  • International Economics

    University of Idaho, 2019, Autumn Semester, Major subject, Lecture, Within own faculty

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Educational Activities and Special Notes 【 Display / hide

  • Graduation Thesis Advisor, Keio University Correspondence Courses

    2021.09
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    Present

  • Lecturer, International Trade, Keio Senior High School

    2021.05

 

Social Activities 【 Display / hide

  • Lecturer, International Microeconomics, Training on Finance and Economics

    Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance Japan

    2021.05
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    2021.06
  • Project Member, Economic Policy Issues in the Global Economy

    Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI)

    2020.04
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    2022.04
  • Served as a referee for academic journals

    2015.08
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    Present

Memberships in Academic Societies 【 Display / hide

  • International Economics and Finance Society (IEFS) Japan, 

    2021.08
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    Present
  • Applied Regional Science Conference, 

    2020.10
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    Present
  • Urban Economics Association, 

    2018.11
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    Present
  • Western Economic Association International, 

    2017.03
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    Present
  • American Economic Association, 

    2016.11
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    Present

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