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

    United States, Graduate School, Completed, Doctoral course

  • 2009.04
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    2011.03

    Hitotsubashi University, Graduate School of Economics

    Graduate School, Completed, Master's course

  • 2005.04
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    2009.03

    Keio University, Business and Commerce

    University, Graduated

 

Research Areas 【 Display / hide

  • Humanities & Social Sciences / Economic policy (International Economics)

Research Themes 【 Display / hide

  • Empirical investigations on the employment effects of trade, 

    2016.01
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    Present

  • 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

 

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

    Article, review, commentary, editorial, etc. (trade magazine, newspaper, online media), 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

    Article, review, commentary, editorial, etc. (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

    Article, review, commentary, editorial, etc. (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, literature 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, literature introduction, etc., Joint Work,  ISSN  1068-0896

Presentations 【 Display / hide

  • A Long-run Transition of Japan's Inter-regional Value Chains

    Akira Sasahara

    The 2022 Fall Meetings of the Japanese Economic Association (Keio University) , 

    2022.10

    Oral presentation (general), Japanese Economic Association

  • Blessing or Curse? Examining the China Shock in Trade and Offshoring

    Akira Sasahara

    International Symposium on Trade and Finance Kobe University 120th Anniversary SUFE Trade Theory & Policy Research Group RIEB Seminar (Online) , 

    2022.09

    Oral presentation (general), Kobe University

  • Blessing or Curse? Examining the China Shock in Trade and Offshoring

    Akira Sasahara

    Hokkaido International Economics Workshop, KAKENHI Project (Hokkaido University) , 

    2022.09

  • A Long-run Transition of Japan's Internal Value Chains

    Akira Sasahara

    The 11th Spring Meeting of The Japan Society of International Economics (Hirosaki University) , 

    2022.06

    Oral presentation (general), Japan Society of International Economics

  • A Long-run Transition of Japan's Internal Value Chains

    Akira Sasahara

    The 3rd Hawaii-Hitotsubashi-Keio (H2K) Workshop on International Economics (Online) , 

    2022.03

    University of Hawaii, Manoa / Hitotsubashi University / Keio University

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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, No Setting

  • 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, No Setting

Awards 【 Display / hide

  • Thornton Faculty Excellence Award

    2019.04, College of Business and Economics, University of Idaho

    Type of Award: Other,  Country: United States

  • The Kojima Kiyoshi Prize for Excellent Papers

    2013, The Japan Society of International Economics

    Type of Award: Award from Japanese society, conference, symposium, etc.

 

Courses Taught 【 Display / hide

  • ECONOMIES AND SOCIETIES IN GLOBALIZATION

    2022

  • TOPICS IN INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS

    2022

  • SEMINAR: INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS

    2022

  • RESEARCH SEMINAR D

    2022

  • RESEARCH SEMINAR C

    2022

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Courses Previously Taught 【 Display / hide

  • Advanced International Economics II

    Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University

    2021.04
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    2022.03

    Other, Lecture, Within own faculty

  • Principles of Macroeconomics

    University of Idaho

    2020.04
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    2021.03

    Spring Semester, Lecture, Within own faculty

  • Advanced International Economics II

    Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University

    2020.04
    -
    2021.03

    Other, Lecture, Within own faculty

  • Econometrics

    University of Idaho

    2020.04
    -
    2021.03

    Spring Semester, Lecture, Within own faculty

  • Global Trade and Macro Economics

    University of Idaho

    2019.04
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    2020.03

    Other, Seminar, Within own faculty

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Educational Activities and Special Notes 【 Display / hide

  • Guidance for Keio Economics Department, Keio Shiki Senior High School

    2022.07

  • Lecturer, International Trade, Keio Senior High School

    2022.05

  • 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

    2022.05
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    2022.06
  • Visiting Researcher, Joint Project on Japan's Customs Data

    Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance Japan

    2022.04
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    2024.03
  • 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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Committee Experiences 【 Display / hide

  • 2022.11
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    2024.10

    Committee Member, The Kanto Division of theJapan Society of International Economics

  • 2022.10

    Local Organizing Committee, The 2022 Fall Meeting of the Japanese Economic Association, The Japanese Economic Association

  • 2022.10

    Childcare Service Local Organizing Committee, The 2022 Fall Meeting of the Japanese Economic Association, The Japanese Economic Association

  • 2022.08

    Local Organizing Committee, The 2022 Asian Meeting of the Econometric Society, The Econometric Society

  • 2022.05

    Anti-Harassment Committee, The 2022 Spring Meeting of the Japanese Economic Association, The Japanese Economic Association