Akira Okamoto, Japanese economics professor. Fellow, Japan Society Promotion of Science, 1995-1997; grantee, Ministry Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Japan, 2001-2003, 2003-2007, since 2007; Fulbright grant, University of California Berkeley. Member of Japan Fiscal Science Association (director since 2008).
- Chief Sumitomo Bank, Ltd., Osaka, Japan, 1989—1992. From lecturer to associate professor faculty economics Okayama University, Japan, 1997—2007, professor faculty economics, since 2007. Member International Research Project on Aging Hosei Institute on Aging Hosei University, Tokyo, 2003—2008, Economic and Science Research Institute International Collaboration Projects, Tokyo, 2006—2007.
- Tax Policy for Aging Societies: Lessons from Japan
- The Japanese population is aging faster than any other in the world.
1989 - 1992
1997 - 2007