Hitoshi Shigeoka

POSITION

Assistant Professor, Simon Fraser University
Faculty Research Fellow, NBER
Associate Editor, Japan Economic Review

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Google Scholar (including non-economics)

UPCOMING

  • Visiting Scholar at University of Tokyo: 11/7-12/31, 2016
  • Keio University: 12/21, 2016

RESEARCH INTERESTS

      Health, Labor, Public, and Behavioral Economics

WORKING PAPERS

  • "Do Risk Preferences Change? Evidence from the Great East Japan Earthquake
    (with Chie Hanaoka, and Yasutora Watanabe)  reject and resubmit at AEJ: applied
     [Manuscript[NBER wp version] (First draft: April 2014, Last updated: October 2015)
  • "School Entry Cutoff Date and the Timing of Births under review
    [Manuscript[NBER wp version]  (First draft: Feb 2012, Last updated: May 2014)
  • "Income-comparison Attitudes in the US and the UK: Evidence from Discrete-choice Experiments
    (with Katsunori Yamada)  under review
    [Manuscript[supplement] [NBER wp version(First draft: March 2015, Last updated: April 2016)
  • "Infant Mortality and the Repeal of Federal Prohibition"
    (with David Jacks, and 
    Krishna Pendakur)  
    available upon request
  • "How Do Peers Impact Learning? An Experimental Investigation of Ability Tracking
    (with Erik Kimbrough, and Andrew McGee) available upon request

PUBLICATIONS

SELECTED WORK IN PROGRESS

  • "Patient Cost-sharing and Health Care Utilization among Children"
    (with Toshiaki Iizuka)
  • "The Effect of Financial Resources on Individual Preferences" 
    (with Peter Eibich, and Chie Hanaoka)
  • "Election Cycle and Child Health Care Policy"
    (with Yasutora Watanabe)

Last updated Dec 2016

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