Researchers

The IDE conducts research work for all developing countries and regions, including Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America. Researcher profiles may be found on this page.


Asia General

  • ABE Makoto

    • [Research Field]

      Korean Economy, Business and Industry

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Chief Senior Researcher


  • AIDA Takeshi

    • [Research Field]

      Development Economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Microeconomic Analysis Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • AOKI-OKABE Maki

    • [Research Field]

      International Relations, Thailand, Foreign Policy, Mekong Basin, Regional Cooperation

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Current Affairs Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Deputy-Director


  • ARAI Etsuyo

    • [Research Field]

      Sri Lanka

    • [Belonging・Position]

      South Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Director


  • ASUYAMA Yoko

    • [Research Field]

      Labor Economics, Development Economics, Applied Microeconometrics 

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Business and Industry Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • CHENG Fang-Ting

    • [Research Field]

      International Relations (IRs), Global Governance, Global Environment Issues & Politics (e.g. Climate change, infectious diseases, natural disasters, food security, energy transition)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Law and Institution Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center


  • CHENG Wenyin

    • [Research Field]

      Innovation, Productivity, Global Value Chain, Chinese economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Development Studies Center・Economic Integration Studies Group


  • CHIBANA Izumi

    • [Research Field]

      Asian Law (the Philippines), Law and Development, Migration and Foreign Labor

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Bangkok Research Center


  • COXHEAD Ian

    • [Research Field]

      Development Economics, International Economics, Labor, Education

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • DING Ke

    • [Research Field]

      Industrial cluster, Global value chain, Innovation system, Chinese economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Business and Industry Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • FUJITA Mai

    • [Research Field]

      Vietnamese studies, development studies, industrial development, economics of transition

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group II, Area Studies Center・Director


  • FUKAO Kyoji

    • [Research Field]

      Macroeconomics, quantitative economic history, international economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      IDE-JETRO・President, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University/Specially Appointed Professor


  • FUNATSU Tsuruyo

    • [Research Field]

      Area Studies (Thailand:Elite Formation, Education and Bureaucratic Polity) , Environment and Decentralization issues

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Environment and Natural Resource Studies Group, Interdisciplinary Studies Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • HAKOZAKI Dai

    • [Research Field]

      Chinese Economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • HAMADA Miki

    • [Research Field]

      Financial Development, Indonesian Economy, Islamic Finance, Corporate Finance

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Development Studies Center・Director-General


  • HASHIGUCHI Yoshihiro

    • [Research Field]

      Economics, Applied Econometrics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Modelling Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • HATSUKANO Naomi

    • [Research Field]

      Contemporary Cambodian Politics and Society, International Development Cooperation, human mobility in the Mekong subregion

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group II, Area Studies Center・Associate Senior Research Fellow


  • HIGASHIKATA Takayuki

    • [Research Field]

      Indonesian economy, development economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asia I Group, Area Studies Center・Deputy-Director


  • HISASUE Ryoichi

    • [Research Field]

      Asian economic history (19-20C), Japanese overseas economic development in Asia (20C), overseas-Chinese history, business and entrepreneur history, financial and banking history, underground economy and organized crime, comparative urban history, Hong Kong, Singapore

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Business and Industry Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • IKEGAMI Hiroshi

    • [Research Field]

      Area Study (Taiwan), physical distribution in Asia

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Integration Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Deputy Director


  • IMAIZUMI Shinya

    • [Research Field]

      Asian law, Thailand

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Global Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Director


  • ISHIZUKA Futaba

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies on Vietnam, politics, public administration, local government

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Governance Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Director


  • ISONO Ikumo

    • [Research Field]

      Urban economics, Spatial economics, Connectivity

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)


  • KASHIWABARA Chie

    • [Research Field]

      Development/Corporate Finance, Philippine Economy (Financial Sector, ICT-BPM Industry, TVET), International Organization/Administration

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Academic Information Center・Director-General


  • KAWAKAMI Momoko

    • [Research Field]

      Industrial development in Taiwan and East Asian economies

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Chief Senior Researcher


  • KAWAMURA Koichi

    • [Research Field]

      Indonesian Politics, Comparative Politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Deputy Director-General


  • KAWANAKA Takeshi

    • [Research Field]

      Comparative politics, emerging democracies, political institutions, Southeast Asian politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Chief Senior Researcher


  • KEOLA Souknilanh

    • [Research Field]

      Lao economy, Urban-regional economics, spatio-temporal data

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Geography Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Deputy Director


  • KIKUTA Kyosuke

    • [Research Field]

      International Relations, Conflict Studies, Political Methodology

    • [Belonging・Position]

      African Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • KIMURA Koichiro

    • [Research Field]

      Industrial organization, economics of innovation, Chinese economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Business and Industry Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Deputy Director


  • KOBAYASHI Masayuki

    • [Research Field]

      Disability law, Chinese law, international law

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • KOJIMA Michikazu

    • [Research Field]

      Environmental and Resource Economics, International Trade of Recyclable Waste and Secondhand Goods, Recycling, Waste Management, and Marine Plastic Debris

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Chief Senior Researcher


  • KOJIN Emi

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies on Vietnam, rural economy and society

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Gender and Social Development Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center


  • KONDO Norio

    • [Research Field]

      Contemporary Politics and Rural Development Administration in India, Comparative Politics, Election Analysis

    • [Belonging・Position]

      South Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • KUMAGAI Satoru

    • [Research Field]

      Malaysian economy, international trade, numerical simulation analysis

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Geography Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Director


  • KUWAMORI Hiroshi

    • [Research Field]

      Input-output analysis, economic statistics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Development Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • LEI Lei

    • [Research Field]

      Agriculture Economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Integration Studies Group,Development Studies Center


  • LIANG Tao(David)

    • [Research Field]

      Macroeconomics, Chinese Economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Integration Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • MAKINO Momoe

    • [Research Field]

      Development microeconomics, population economics, household economics, South Asian economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Microeconomic Analysis Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • MATSUMOTO Haruka

    • [Research Field]

      Cold War diplomatic history, Chinese diplomacy, China-US relations, and Taiwan issues

    • [Belonging・Position]

      East Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center,・Director & Senior Research Fellow


  • MATSUURA Masanori

    • [Research Field]

      Agricultural Economics, Development Economics, Food Security

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center South Asian Studies Group


  • MENG Bo

    • [Research Field]

      Applied Economics (Global Value Chain, Climate Change)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • MICHIDA Etsuyo

    • [Research Field]

      Environmental economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Interdisciplinary-studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • MINATO Kazuki

    • [Research Field]

      Political economy of India, development, South Asia, democracy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      South Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • MIZUNO Yuji

    • [Research Field]

      Politics in Indonesia, Islam and politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group I, Area Studies Center


  • MORI Soya

    • [Research Field]

      Development Economics (Industrial Organization), Disability and Development, Sign Linguistics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Gender and Social Development Studies Group, Interdisciplinary Research Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • MURAYAMA Mayumi

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies (South Asia, India and Bangladesh), gender studies, labor issues, regional relationship in South Asia and beyond

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Executive Vice President


  • NAITO Hiroko

    • [Research Field]

      Contemporary Chinese politics, comparative politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      East Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • NAKAGAWA Masahiko

    • [Research Field]

      Current affairs of Korean peninsula

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • NAKAMURA Mari

    • [Research Field]

      Poverty of South Asia, Development Economics, Microfinance

    • [Belonging・Position]

      South Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • NAKAMURA Masashi

    • [Research Field]

      Comparative politics, ethnic politics, Malaysian politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • NAMBA Seitaro

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies of Laos, modern history of Laos.

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group II, Area Studies Center


  • OSADA Noriyuki

    • [Research Field]

      Political History of Burma/Myanmar, Urban Social History

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Current Affairs Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • OTA Hitoshi

    • [Research Field]

      Labor studies (labor economics, employment and industrial relations, human resources management, social security)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      South Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Deputy Director


  • OTSUKA Keijiro

    • [Research Field]

      Development economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Chief Senior Researcher


  • OTSUKA Kenji

    • [Research Field]

      Sustainable environmental studies, environmental problems in China and East Asia, water/river basin/environmental governance

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Environment and Natural Resource Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Director,Senior Research Fellow


  • REN zhe

    • [Research Field]

      Chinese Politics, Comparative Politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Governance Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center


  • SAKATA Shozo

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies (Vietnam)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • SATO Yukihito

    • [Research Field]

      Industrial development in Taiwan and East Asia and Taiwan’s economic society

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Department・Chief Senior Researcher


  • SATO Yuri

    • [Research Field]

      Area Studies, Economy, Industry and Business in Indonesia

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group I, Area Studies Center・Executive Senior Research Fellow


  • SHIBATA Tsubasa

    • [Research Field]

      Interregional and International Input-Output Analysis, Econometric Model

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Bangkok Research Center


  • SHINTANI Haruno

    • [Research Field]

      Cambodia area studies (politics and history)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group II, Area Studies Center


  • SUZUKI Yurika

    • [Research Field]

      Philippine economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Business and Industry Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Director, Senior Research Fellow


  • TAKAHASHI Naoko

    • [Research Field]

      Agricultural management, Thai economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group I, Area Studies Center


  • TAKEUCHI Takayuki

    • [Research Field]

      International Relation in East Asia, concerned with Taiwan and Hong Kong.

    • [Belonging・Position]

      East Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • TANAKA Kiyoyasu

    • [Research Field]

      International economics, development economics, applied econometrics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Integration Studies Group, Development Research Center


  • TANAKA Osamu

    • [Research Field]

      Chinese Economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Chief Senior Researcher


  • TANIGUCHI Yukiko

    • [Research Field]

      Comparative politics, contemporary Malaysian politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group I, Area Studies Center


  • TERAMOTO Minoru

    • [Research Field]

      Vietnamese Studies

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group II, Area Studies Center


  • TERAO Tadayoshi

    • [Research Field]

      Resource and environmental economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Environment and Natural Resource Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Department・Senior Research Fellow


  • TSUJITA Yuko

    • [Research Field]

      Migration, social policy, South Asian studies

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Gender and Social Development Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • UEKI Yasushi

    • [Research Field]

      Industrial development

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Development Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • UEMURA Jinichi

    • [Research Field]

      Macroeconomic model analysis

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Development Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • UMEZAKI So

    • [Research Field]

      ASEAN, economic integration, transportation, logistics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Integration Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Director


  • WATANABE Aya

    • [Research Field]

      Comparative politics, civil conflict studies, Philippine politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Current Affairs Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • WATANABE Yuichi

    • [Research Field]

      Population aging, social security, health economics, Korean economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      East Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • YAMADA Kosei

    • [Research Field]

      Environmental Law and Policy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Environment and Natural Resource Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center


  • YAMADA Miwa

    • [Research Field]

      Business and Human Rights, Asian Law, Law and Development

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Director-General


  • YAMADA Nanae

    • [Research Field]

      China study, agricultural economics, rural development, communal resource management, agri-environmental issues

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Environment and Natural Resource Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Deputy Director


  • YAMADA Norihiko

    • [Research Field]

      Lao politics, authoritarian regime

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Current Affairs Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Director


  • YAMAGUCHI Mami

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies (China), sociology

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Gender and Social Development Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center

East Asia

  • ABE Makoto

    • [Research Field]

      Korean Economy, Business and Industry

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Chief Senior Researcher


  • CHENG Fang-Ting

    • [Research Field]

      International Relations (IRs), Global Governance, Global Environment Issues & Politics (e.g. Climate change, infectious diseases, natural disasters, food security, energy transition)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Law and Institution Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center


  • CHENG Wenyin

    • [Research Field]

      Innovation, Productivity, Global Value Chain, Chinese economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Development Studies Center・Economic Integration Studies Group


  • DING Ke

    • [Research Field]

      Industrial cluster, Global value chain, Innovation system, Chinese economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Business and Industry Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • HAKOZAKI Dai

    • [Research Field]

      Chinese Economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • HASHIGUCHI Yoshihiro

    • [Research Field]

      Economics, Applied Econometrics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Modelling Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • HISASUE Ryoichi

    • [Research Field]

      Asian economic history (19-20C), Japanese overseas economic development in Asia (20C), overseas-Chinese history, business and entrepreneur history, financial and banking history, underground economy and organized crime, comparative urban history, Hong Kong, Singapore

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Business and Industry Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • IKEGAMI Hiroshi

    • [Research Field]

      Area Study (Taiwan), physical distribution in Asia

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Integration Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Deputy Director


  • KAWAKAMI Momoko

    • [Research Field]

      Industrial development in Taiwan and East Asian economies

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Chief Senior Researcher


  • KIMURA Koichiro

    • [Research Field]

      Industrial organization, economics of innovation, Chinese economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Business and Industry Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Deputy Director


  • KOBAYASHI Masayuki

    • [Research Field]

      Disability law, Chinese law, international law

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • LEI Lei

    • [Research Field]

      Agriculture Economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Integration Studies Group,Development Studies Center


  • LIANG Tao(David)

    • [Research Field]

      Macroeconomics, Chinese Economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Integration Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • MATSUMOTO Haruka

    • [Research Field]

      Cold War diplomatic history, Chinese diplomacy, China-US relations, and Taiwan issues

    • [Belonging・Position]

      East Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center,・Director & Senior Research Fellow


  • MENG Bo

    • [Research Field]

      Applied Economics (Global Value Chain, Climate Change)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • NAITO Hiroko

    • [Research Field]

      Contemporary Chinese politics, comparative politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      East Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • NAKAGAWA Masahiko

    • [Research Field]

      Current affairs of Korean peninsula

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • OTSUKA Kenji

    • [Research Field]

      Sustainable environmental studies, environmental problems in China and East Asia, water/river basin/environmental governance

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Environment and Natural Resource Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Director,Senior Research Fellow


  • REN zhe

    • [Research Field]

      Chinese Politics, Comparative Politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Governance Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center


  • SATO Yukihito

    • [Research Field]

      Industrial development in Taiwan and East Asia and Taiwan’s economic society

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Department・Chief Senior Researcher


  • TAKEUCHI Takayuki

    • [Research Field]

      International Relation in East Asia, concerned with Taiwan and Hong Kong.

    • [Belonging・Position]

      East Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • TANAKA Osamu

    • [Research Field]

      Chinese Economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Chief Senior Researcher


  • TERAO Tadayoshi

    • [Research Field]

      Resource and environmental economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Environment and Natural Resource Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Department・Senior Research Fellow


  • WATANABE Yuichi

    • [Research Field]

      Population aging, social security, health economics, Korean economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      East Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • YAMADA Kosei

    • [Research Field]

      Environmental Law and Policy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Environment and Natural Resource Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center


  • YAMADA Nanae

    • [Research Field]

      China study, agricultural economics, rural development, communal resource management, agri-environmental issues

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Environment and Natural Resource Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Deputy Director


  • YAMAGUCHI Mami

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies (China), sociology

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Gender and Social Development Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center

Southeast Asia

  • AOKI-OKABE Maki

    • [Research Field]

      International Relations, Thailand, Foreign Policy, Mekong Basin, Regional Cooperation

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Current Affairs Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Deputy-Director


  • CHIBANA Izumi

    • [Research Field]

      Asian Law (the Philippines), Law and Development, Migration and Foreign Labor

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Bangkok Research Center


  • COXHEAD Ian

    • [Research Field]

      Development Economics, International Economics, Labor, Education

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • FUJITA Mai

    • [Research Field]

      Vietnamese studies, development studies, industrial development, economics of transition

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group II, Area Studies Center・Director


  • FUNATSU Tsuruyo

    • [Research Field]

      Area Studies (Thailand:Elite Formation, Education and Bureaucratic Polity) , Environment and Decentralization issues

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Environment and Natural Resource Studies Group, Interdisciplinary Studies Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • HAMADA Miki

    • [Research Field]

      Financial Development, Indonesian Economy, Islamic Finance, Corporate Finance

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Development Studies Center・Director-General


  • HATSUKANO Naomi

    • [Research Field]

      Contemporary Cambodian Politics and Society, International Development Cooperation, human mobility in the Mekong subregion

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group II, Area Studies Center・Associate Senior Research Fellow


  • HIGASHIKATA Takayuki

    • [Research Field]

      Indonesian economy, development economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asia I Group, Area Studies Center・Deputy-Director


  • HISASUE Ryoichi

    • [Research Field]

      Asian economic history (19-20C), Japanese overseas economic development in Asia (20C), overseas-Chinese history, business and entrepreneur history, financial and banking history, underground economy and organized crime, comparative urban history, Hong Kong, Singapore

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Business and Industry Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • IMAIZUMI Shinya

    • [Research Field]

      Asian law, Thailand

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Global Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Director


  • ISHIZUKA Futaba

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies on Vietnam, politics, public administration, local government

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Governance Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Director


  • KASHIWABARA Chie

    • [Research Field]

      Development/Corporate Finance, Philippine Economy (Financial Sector, ICT-BPM Industry, TVET), International Organization/Administration

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Academic Information Center・Director-General


  • KAWAMURA Koichi

    • [Research Field]

      Indonesian Politics, Comparative Politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Deputy Director-General


  • KAWANAKA Takeshi

    • [Research Field]

      Comparative politics, emerging democracies, political institutions, Southeast Asian politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Chief Senior Researcher


  • KEOLA Souknilanh

    • [Research Field]

      Lao economy, Urban-regional economics, spatio-temporal data

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Geography Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Deputy Director


  • KOJIN Emi

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies on Vietnam, rural economy and society

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Gender and Social Development Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center


  • KUMAGAI Satoru

    • [Research Field]

      Malaysian economy, international trade, numerical simulation analysis

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Geography Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Director


  • KUWAMORI Hiroshi

    • [Research Field]

      Input-output analysis, economic statistics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Development Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • MICHIDA Etsuyo

    • [Research Field]

      Environmental economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Interdisciplinary-studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • MIZUNO Yuji

    • [Research Field]

      Politics in Indonesia, Islam and politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group I, Area Studies Center


  • MORI Soya

    • [Research Field]

      Development Economics (Industrial Organization), Disability and Development, Sign Linguistics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Gender and Social Development Studies Group, Interdisciplinary Research Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • NAKAMURA Masashi

    • [Research Field]

      Comparative politics, ethnic politics, Malaysian politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • NAMBA Seitaro

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies of Laos, modern history of Laos.

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group II, Area Studies Center


  • OSADA Noriyuki

    • [Research Field]

      Political History of Burma/Myanmar, Urban Social History

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Current Affairs Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • SAKATA Shozo

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies (Vietnam)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • SATO Yuri

    • [Research Field]

      Area Studies, Economy, Industry and Business in Indonesia

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group I, Area Studies Center・Executive Senior Research Fellow


  • SHIBATA Tsubasa

    • [Research Field]

      Interregional and International Input-Output Analysis, Econometric Model

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Bangkok Research Center


  • SHINTANI Haruno

    • [Research Field]

      Cambodia area studies (politics and history)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group II, Area Studies Center


  • SUZUKI Yurika

    • [Research Field]

      Philippine economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Business and Industry Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Director, Senior Research Fellow


  • TAKAHASHI Naoko

    • [Research Field]

      Agricultural management, Thai economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group I, Area Studies Center


  • TANAKA Kiyoyasu

    • [Research Field]

      International economics, development economics, applied econometrics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Integration Studies Group, Development Research Center


  • TANIGUCHI Yukiko

    • [Research Field]

      Comparative politics, contemporary Malaysian politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group I, Area Studies Center


  • TERAMOTO Minoru

    • [Research Field]

      Vietnamese Studies

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Southeast Asian Studies Group II, Area Studies Center


  • UMEZAKI So

    • [Research Field]

      ASEAN, economic integration, transportation, logistics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Integration Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Director


  • WATANABE Aya

    • [Research Field]

      Comparative politics, civil conflict studies, Philippine politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Current Affairs Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • YAMADA Miwa

    • [Research Field]

      Business and Human Rights, Asian Law, Law and Development

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Director-General


  • YAMADA Norihiko

    • [Research Field]

      Lao politics, authoritarian regime

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Current Affairs Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Director

South Asia

  • ARAI Etsuyo

    • [Research Field]

      Sri Lanka

    • [Belonging・Position]

      South Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Director


  • KIKUTA Kyosuke

    • [Research Field]

      International Relations, Conflict Studies, Political Methodology

    • [Belonging・Position]

      African Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • KONDO Norio

    • [Research Field]

      Contemporary Politics and Rural Development Administration in India, Comparative Politics, Election Analysis

    • [Belonging・Position]

      South Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • MAKINO Momoe

    • [Research Field]

      Development microeconomics, population economics, household economics, South Asian economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Microeconomic Analysis Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • MATSUURA Masanori

    • [Research Field]

      Agricultural Economics, Development Economics, Food Security

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center South Asian Studies Group


  • MINATO Kazuki

    • [Research Field]

      Political economy of India, development, South Asia, democracy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      South Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • MORI Soya

    • [Research Field]

      Development Economics (Industrial Organization), Disability and Development, Sign Linguistics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Gender and Social Development Studies Group, Interdisciplinary Research Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • MURAYAMA Mayumi

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies (South Asia, India and Bangladesh), gender studies, labor issues, regional relationship in South Asia and beyond

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Executive Vice President


  • NAKAMURA Mari

    • [Research Field]

      Poverty of South Asia, Development Economics, Microfinance

    • [Belonging・Position]

      South Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • OTA Hitoshi

    • [Research Field]

      Labor studies (labor economics, employment and industrial relations, human resources management, social security)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      South Asian Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Deputy Director


  • TSUJITA Yuko

    • [Research Field]

      Migration, social policy, South Asian studies

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Gender and Social Development Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • WATANABE Aya

    • [Research Field]

      Comparative politics, civil conflict studies, Philippine politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Current Affairs Studies Group, Area Studies Center

Middle East and Central Asia

  • DARWISHEH Housam

    • [Research Field]

      Egyptian politics, Social Movements, Middle East Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Middle Eastern Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • HAZAMA Yasushi

    • [Research Field]

      comparative politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Middle Eastern Studies Group, Area Studies Department・Senior Research Fellow


  • IMAI Kohei

    • [Research Field]

      Turkish Studies, International Relations, International Relations of the Middle East

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Overseas Research Fellow(Ankara, Turkey)


  • ISHIGURO Hirotake

    • [Research Field]

      Comparative politics, Middle Eastern politics (Gulf studies)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Middle Eastern Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Associate Senior Research Fellow


  • IWASAKI Yoko

    • [Research Field]

      Iran, Economics (mainly on Iranian economic institutions and markets)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Middle Eastern Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Director


  • MURAKAMI Kaoru

    • [Research Field]

      Gender studies, Turkish studies

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Gender and Social Development Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Deputy Director, Senior Research Fellow


  • SAITO Jun

    • [Research Field]

      Middle Eastern Economy, Financial Development

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Middle Eastern Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • SATO Hiroshi

    • [Research Field]

      Development Sociology, Area Study (Yemen, Eritrea), Japanese Development Experience

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Research Operations Department・Chief Senior Researcher


  • SUZUKI Hitoshi

    • [Research Field]

      Area Studies and Geo-politics, Iran and Afghanistan

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Global Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Executive Senior Research Fellow


  • TSUCHIYA Ichiki

    • [Research Field]

      Economy of the Middle East, Development Economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Middle Eastern Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • UEDA Akira

    • [Research Field]

      Area Study (Central Asia), Asian Economic History, Geographic Information Science

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Global Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Group

Africa

  • AMINAKA Akiyo

    • [Research Field]

      Area Studies (Mozambique), International Relations

    • [Belonging・Position]

      African Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • FUKUNISHI Takahiro

    • [Research Field]

      Development Economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Development Studies Center・Senior Research Associate, IDEAS Professor


  • HIRANO Katsumi

    • [Research Field]

      Africa Study, Development Economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Chief Senior Researcher


  • INOKUCHI Ayako

    • [Research Field]

      Business and Human Rights、International Politics、Global Governance

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Law and Institution Studies Group, Inter-Disciplinary Studies Center


  • KIKUTA Kyosuke

    • [Research Field]

      International Relations, Conflict Studies, Political Methodology

    • [Belonging・Position]

      African Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • KODAMA Yuka

    • [Research Field]

      Area Studies (Ethiopia)

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Gender and Social Development Study Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Director


  • MAKINO Kumiko

    • [Research Field]

      Contemporary politics of South Africa, African studies, international relations, comparative politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      African Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Director


  • SATO Akira

    • [Research Field]

      African Studies

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • SATO Chizuko

    • [Research Field]

      Politics and society of southern Africa, land reform, international migration

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • TSUBURA Machiko

    • [Research Field]

      Tanzanian politics, comparative politics, development studies

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Overseas Research Fellow(Berkeley, California, USA)


  • TSUDA Miwa

    • [Research Field]

      Political science, politics of Kenya

    • [Belonging・Position]

      African Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Deputy Director,Senior Research Fellow

Latin America

  • KIKUCHI Hirokazu

    • [Research Field]

      Comparative politics, political institutions, Latin American politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Latin American Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • KITANO Koichi

    • [Research Field]

      Area studies (Chile), Latin American economy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • KONTA Ryohei

    • [Research Field]

      Brazilian area studies, urban sociology, social policy

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Latin American Studies Group, Area Studies Center・Director


  • MIURA Kota

    • [Research Field]

      Latin American Studies, Chilean Politics, Social Movements

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Latin American Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • SAKAGUCHI Aki

    • [Research Field]

      Area study on Venezuela

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center・Senior Researcher


  • SHIMIZU Tatsuya

    • [Research Field]

      Latin American economy and agricultural development

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Area Studies Center ・Director-General


  • TOYODA Shin

    • [Research Field]

      Comparative politics, political institutions, Mexican politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Latin American Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • UETANI Naokatsu

    • [Research Field]

      Political science, political economy, Latin American politics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Governance Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Deputy Director


  • YAMAOKA Kanako

    • [Research Field]

      International Relations, Comparative Politics of One-party System, Area Studies of Caribbean-Basin, Cuban Studies

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Global Studies Group, Inter-Disciplinary Studies Center・Deputy Director, Senior Research Fellow

Developing Countries

  • FUKAO Kyoji

    • [Research Field]

      Macroeconomics, quantitative economic history, international economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      IDE-JETRO・President, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University/Specially Appointed Professor


  • GOKAN Toshitaka

    • [Research Field]

      Spatial Economics, Multinational Firms

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Geography Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • HAMANAKA Shintaro

    • [Research Field]

      International Political Economy (IPE), Global Governance, Geo-economics, Regionalism, Economic Integration.

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Integration Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • HASHIGUCHI Yoshihiro

    • [Research Field]

      Economics, Applied Econometrics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Modelling Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • HAYAKAWA Kazunobu

    • [Research Field]

      International Trade, Foreign Direct Investment, Spatial Economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Bangkok Research Center


  • INOMATA Satoshi

    • [Research Field]

      Input-output analysis

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Senior Overseas Research Fellow (Paris)


  • ITO Seiro

    • [Research Field]

      Micro development economics, Applied microeconomics, Applied time series

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Microeconomic Studies Group, Development Studies Centre・Director


  • KIKUTA Kyosuke

    • [Research Field]

      International Relations, Conflict Studies, Political Methodology

    • [Belonging・Position]

      African Studies Group, Area Studies Center


  • KUDO Yuya

    • [Research Field]

      Development economics, applied microeconometrics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Microeconomic Analysis Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Senior Research Fellow


  • MITSUO Hisayuki

    • [Research Field]

      Monetary policies in developing countries

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Modelling Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • OYAMADA Kazuhiko

    • [Research Field]

      Macroeconomics, international economics, applied general equilibrium analysis

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Modelling Studies Group, Development Studies Center ・Director


  • TSUKADA Kazunari

    • [Research Field]

      Development economics, Agricultural economics

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Microeconomic Analysis Studies Group, Development Studies Center・Deputy Director


  • UCHIDA Yoko

    • [Research Field]

      Input-output analysis, international trade, economic development

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Economic Modelling Studies Group, Development Studies Center


  • YANAI Akiko

    • [Research Field]

      International Economic Law, International Development Law

    • [Belonging・Position]

      Inter-disciplinary Studies Center・Director