2011-2013, Associate Professor, Kansai University
2006-2011, Associate Professor, Osaka Prefecture University
2002-2006, Assistant Professor, Osaka Prefecture University
Ph.D. 2002, Kobe University
M.A. 1997, University of Tsukuba
B.A. 1995, Hosei University
Game Theory, Microeconomic Theory, Organizational Economics
Published and Forthcoming Papers
"Optimal Sharing Rules in Repeated Partnerships," (joint with Katsunori Ohta and Tadashi Sekiguchi), forthcoming in Journal of Economic Theory, 2016.
"Optimal Collusion under Imperfect Monitoring in Multimarket Contact," (joint with Katsunori Ohta), Games and Economic Behavior, 76(2), 636-647, 2012.
"Multimarket Contact in Continuous-Time Games," (joint with Katsunori Ohta), Economics Letters, 101(1), 4-5, 2008.
"Intergenerational Conflicts of Interests and Seniority Systems in Organizations," (joint with Munetomo Ando), Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 65(3), 757-767, 2008.
"Folk Theorems for Infinitely Repeated Games Played by Organizations with Short-Lived Members," International Economic Review, 48(2), 517-549, 2007.
"Experiments on Repeated Games with Infrequent Monitoring," (joint with Tatsuhiro Shichijo, Shigeki Kano, Katsunori Ohta, Tatsuyoshi Saijo, and Takafumi Yamakawa)Working Paper Series F-77, Kansai University, 2015.
"Optimal Shirking in Teams," (joint with Katsunori Ohta and Tadashi Sekiguchi), 2012.
"Experiments on Emergence of Leadership in Teams," (joint with Koji Abe and Hideo Suehiro), Working Paper Series F-49, Kansai University, 2011.
"Leadership by Confidence in Teams,"
(joint with Hideo Suehiro), Discussion Paper
Series No. 2008_35, GSBA, Kobe University, July 2008. (*This paper is a
revised version of the paper circulated under the title "Leadership by
Confidence in Teams, I: Two Type Case".)
"Optimal Sharing Rules in Repeated Partnerships," (joint with Katsunori Ohta and Tadashi Sekiguchi), KIER Discussion Paper Series No. 650, Kyoto University, March 2008.
"The Value of Collusion in Multimarket Contact," (joint with Katsunori Ohta), CAEA Discussion Paper, No. 144, Kyoto University, 2007.
Work in Progress"Equilibrium Selection in Monetary Search Models: An Experimental Approach" (joint with Kazuya Kamiya, Tatsuhiro Shichijo, and Takashi Shimizu), 2016.
Games and Economic Behavior, International Economic Review, Japan and the World Economy, Japanese Economic Review, Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Review of Economic Studies
Cartel Study Workshop (In Japanese)
*photo by Eriko Kasai