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Akira Okada

economics educator

Akira Okada, Japanese economics educator.

Background

Okada, Akira was born on March 4, 1954 in Shingu, Wakayama, Japan. Son of Hideharu and Harumi Okada.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1977. Master of Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1979. Doctor of Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1982.

Career

Research associate Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1982-1989. Associate professor Saitama University, Urawa, Japan, 1989-1991, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1991-1996, professor, since 1996.

Works

  • Co-editor Japanese Economic Review, since 1998. Associate editor Mathematical Social Sciences, 1990-1993, International Journal Game Theory, 1994-2000. Reviewer Mathematical Review, since 1986.

    Contributor articles to professional journals.

Connections

Married Junko Nishikawa, November 3, 1983. 1 child, Ken.

father:
Hideharu Okada

mother:
Harumi Okada

spouse:
Junko Nishikawa

child:
Ken Okada