FURUSAWA, Taiji @@@@@@@Personal Home Page
1987 B.A., Faculty of Economics, Hitotsubashi University
1989 M.A., Faculty of Economics, Hitotsubashi University
1994 Ph.D., Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
- [Employment History]
1994 Lecturer, Department of Economics, Brandeis University
1995 Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Fukushima University
1997 Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Yokohama National University @
2003 Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Hitotsubashi University
2005 Professor, Faculty of Economics, Hitotsubashi University
- [Fields of Specialization]
International Trade Theory
Applied Game Theory
- [Present Research Themes]
Preferential Trade Agreements
The Role of GATT/WTO
International Trade Cooperation and Negotiation
- [Major Publications]
"The Negotiation of Sustainable Tariffs," Journal of International Economics,
Vol. 48, 1999, pp. 321-346.
gAdjustment Costs and Gradual Trade Liberalization,hJournal of International
Economics, Vol. 49, 1999, pp. 333-361. Joint paper with Edwin Lai.
gThe Optimal Penal Code vs. Infinite Nash Reversion in Trade Liberalization,h
Review of International Economics, Vol. 7, 1999, pp. 673-681.
gStrategic Delegation and Delay in Negotiations over the Bargaining Agenda,h
Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 18, 2000, pp. 55-73. Joint paper with Michael
gFlexibility of disagreement actions in negotiations,h International Journal
of Game Theory, Vol. 30, 2001, pp. 19-39. Joint paper with Quan Wen.
gDisagreement Points in Trade Negotiations,hJournal of International
Economics, Vol. 57, 2002, pp. 133-150. Joint paper with Quan Wen.
gPreferential Trade Arrangements vs. Open Regionalism: A Theoretical Analysis
of APEC,hin Robert Stern, ed.,Issues and Options for U.S.-Japan Trade Policies,
University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, 2002, pp. 253-267.
gWhat Information is Needed for Welfare-Enhancing Policies under International
Oligoply?hJapan and the World Economy, Vol. 15, 2003, pp. 31-46. Joint paper
with Keisaku Higashida and Jota Ishikawa.
gBargaining with Stochastic Disagreement Payoffs,hforthcomoing, in
International Journal of Game Theory. Joint paper with Quan Wen.
- [Messages to Students]
Please do not lose this chance of learning economics and acquiring the ability
of logical thinking.