Watanabe, Taro was born on September 5, 1920 in Miyazaki, Japan. Son of Juro and Tsuru (Igawa) Watanabe.
Bachelor of Economics, Tokyo U., 1947;
D of Economics, Osaka (Japan) U., 1959.
Professor economics, Osaka University, 1956-1984;
professor economics, Otemon Gakuin University, Japan, 1984-1989;
professor economics, Tezukayama U., Japan, 1989-1996. Dean faculty of economics Osaka U., 1971-1973.
Married Kazuko Taniguchi, November 12, 1951. Children: Haruko, Tatsuro.