Fukunari Kimura

Fukunari Kimura

Chief Economist





EXPERTISE


Primary: International trade and development economics
Secondary: Economic growth theory, applied microeconomics, Japanese/Asian Economies

EDUCATION


1991-

Ph.D (Economics),
Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

1990-

M.A. (Economics),
Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

1982-

B.A. (Law),
Faculty of Law (Political Science Course), University of Tokyo

EXPERIENCE


2010-

President, The Japan Society of International Economics

2008-

Chief Economist of Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)

2008-

Associate Director, Forum for Research in Empirical International Trade (FREIT)

2000-

Professor, Faculty of Economics, Keio University

2008-2009

Senior Visiting Fellow, Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (MIER)

2006

Visiting Fellow, Crawford School of Economics and Government
College of Asia & Pacific, Australian National University

2004

Visiting Scholar, Academia Sinica, Taiwan

2003-2004 Short-term consultants, World Bank
2002-2003

Consultant, Inter-American Development Bank

1999-2000

Visiting Researcher, Asia Network, Asahi Shinbun

1998-2001 Member, Advisory Group, Japanese Cooperation for Jordan
1998-2000

Consultant, World Bank Institute, The World Bank

1997-1999 Consultant, Development Research Group, The World Bank
1995-1997

Visiting Senior Researcher, Economic Research Institute,
Economic Planning Agency, Government of Japan

1994-2001 Research Advisor, IDCJ
1994-2000

Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Keio University

1991-1994

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, State University of New York, Albany

1988-1991

Part-time Teaching/Research Assistant, Department of Economics,
University of Wisconsin-Madison

1982-1986 Researcher, International Development Center of Japan (IDCJ)
1981-1982 Part-time Researcher at IDCJ

PUBLICATIONS


Publications.pdf


OTHERS



Professional Membership

International Economics and Finance Society
Japanese Economic Association
The Japan Society of International Economics (Vice President (2008-2010)) (President (2010-2012))

Honors

First Order of King Hussain Decoration of Distinguished Service to the Country The Hashimite Kingdom of Jordan. August 31, 1997

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