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economics professor

Tetsuzo Yamamoto, Japanese economics professor. Member Rail Tarriff Commission, Tokyo, 1994—1998, Information Technology Competition Commission, Tokyo, 1999—2003; vice chairman Council Price Stability Policy, since 1998; Member of Institute SASE, Institute Evolutional Economics, Institute Public Utilities (board directors since 1992, Yearbook award 1995).

Background

Yamamoto, Tetsuzo was born on July 9, 1947 in Yugawara, Japan. Son of Hisayoshi and Hana Yamamoto.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Waseda University, Tokyo, 1970. Master of Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, 1973. Postgraduate, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, 1975.

Doctor of Science (honorary), Tsukuba University, Japan, 1983.

Career

Assistant Tsukuba University, 1975—1979. Lecturer Hosei University, Tokyo, 1983—1985. Head researcher Regional Policy Research Center, 1985—1987.

Lecturer Waseda University, 1987—1991, assistant professor, 1991—1994, professor, since 1994. Visiting scholar Cambridge University, England, 1993—1994. Consultant Organization of European Cooperation and Development, Paris, 2003—2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Market or Government, 1994, Economics of M&A, 1997, Economics of Regulatory Reform, 2003.

Membership

Member Rail Tarriff Commission, Tokyo, 1994—1998, Information Technology Competition Commission, Tokyo, 1999—2003. Vice chairman Council Price Stability Policy, since 1998. Member of Institute SASE, Institute Evolutional Economics, Institute Public Utilities (board directors since 1992, Yearbook award 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing, classical music.

Connections

Married Chizuru Hoshina, November 23, 1974. Children: Machiko, Asuka, Kanako.

father:
Hisayoshi Yamamoto

mother:
Hana Yamamoto

spouse:
Chizuru Hoshina

child:
Machiko Yamamoto

child:
Asuka Yamamoto

child:
Kanako Yamamoto