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New & Forthcoming Titles | Economy and Social Inclusion - Creating a Society for All (About the Editor)

Economy and Social Inclusion

Economy and Social Inclusion

Creating a Society for All

Series Ed.: Matsui, Akihiko

ISSN: 2509-4270

Akihiko Matsui is professor of economics at The University of Tokyo. He is currently the vice dean of the Graduate School of Economics and the vice president of the Japanese Economic Association (JEA) and is also a fellow and council member of the Econometric Society. Dr. Matsui was assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Tsukuba before joining The University of Tokyo in 1998. Professor Matsui has published a number of articles in international journals, including Econometrica, Journal of Economic Theory, and Review of Economic Studies. His major academic pursuits are game theory, monetary economics, and research on economy and disability. Awards to Dr. Matsui include the Nikkei Keizai-Tosho Bunka Sho (Nikkei Prize for Economics Books) in 2002, the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)-Prize and Japan Academy Medal in 2006, and the JEA Nakahara Prize in 2007, primarily on the merit of his works on evolutionary game theory and inductive game theory. He is also a regular columnist for several Japanese newspapers. Dr. Matsui received his B.A. in economics from The University of Tokyo and his Ph.D. in managerial economics and decision sciences from Northwestern University in the United States.