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Studies in Economic History

Studies in Economic History

Series Ed.: Okazaki, Tetsuji

ISSN: 2364-1797

Tetsuji Okazaki is a professor of economic history at The University of Tokyo. He served as President of the International Economic History Association (IEHA) from 2015 to 2018, and is now Honorary President and Executive Committee Member of IEHA. He also served as Chair of the Local Organizing Committee of the XVIIth World Economic History Congress, which took place in Kyoto, Japan in August 2015. Professor Okazaki has published extensively in in English and in Japanese. He was the co-editor, with Professor Marcel Bordorf, of Economies under Occupation (Routledge, 2016), the editor of Production Organizations in Japanese Economic Development (Routledge, 2007), and the co-editor, with Professor Masahiro Okuno-Fujiwara, of The Japanese Economic System and its Historical Origins (Oxford University Press, 1999). In 1993, Professor Okazaki won The Suntory Prize for Social Sciences and Humanities for his work on Japanese industrialization and the steel industry. His articles have appeared in major journals, including the American Economic Review, Journal of Economic History, Economic History Review, Explorations in Economic History, and Financial History Review. Professor Okazaki obtained his Ph.D. in economics from The University of Tokyo in 1986. He has been a visiting professor at the Centre de Recherches Historiques, L’École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, and in the Department of Economics of Stanford University.