Ph.D. in Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1991
M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1990
B.A. in Law, University of Tokyo 1982
2015-2017: Dean, Graduate School of Economics, Keio University
2010-2012: President, The Japan Society of International Economics
2008-present: Chief Economist, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)
2000-present: Professor, Keio University
1994-2000: Associate Professor, Keio University
1991-1994: Asssistant Professor, the University at Albany, State University of New York
1982-1986: Researcher, International Development Center of Japan (IDCJ)
Academic Association Affiliations
International Economics and Finance Society
Japanese Economic Association
The Japan Society of International Economics (Vice President (2008-2010)) (President (2010-2012))
The 10th Kojima Kiyoshi Prize Award, Japan Society of International Economics. 7 November 2015.
First Order of King Hussain Decoration of Distinguished Service to the Country The Hashimite Kingdom of Jordan. 31 August 1997.