Michihito Ando (安藤道人)


Associate professor
Department of Economics, Rikkyo University 
(立教大学経済学部 准教授)
Contact Information:
3-34-1 Nishi-Ikebukuro,Toshima-ku, Tokyo Japan 171-8501
Email: michihito.ando<at>rikkyo.ac.jp, andomichihito<at>gmail.com

I am an associate professor in Economics at Rikkyo University. 
My research interests are public economics, social welfare policies, local public finance, and applied microeconometrics.


Recent Publication
  • How Much Should We Trust Regression-Kink-Design Estimates?, Empirical Economics, Volume 53, Issue 3, 1287–1322, 2017
  • The Risks of Nuclear Disaster and Its Impact on Housing Prices, Economics Letters,  Volume 154, 13–16, 2017 (with Matz Dahlberg and Gustav Engström)
  • Affordable False Teeth: The Effects of Patient Cost-sharing on Denture Utilization and Subjective Chewing Ability (with Reo Takaku),  The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (Contributions)Volume 16, Issue 3, 1387–1438, 2016.
  • Dreams of Urbanization: Quantitative Case Studies on the Local Impacts of Nuclear Power Facilities using the Synthetic Control Method,  Journal of Urban Economics, Volume 85, 68-85, 2015. 

Recent Working Papers
  • Does Assigning More Women to Managerial Positions Enhance Firm Productivity? Evidence from Sweden  (with Yoshihiro Sato) , EIJS Working Paper 242, 2017.
  • Identifying Tax Mimicking in Municipal Public Health Insurance: Evidence from A Boundary Reform  (with Reo Takaku),  IPSS Working Paper Series (E) 27, 2016.
  • Heterogeneous Effects of Fiscal Equalization Grants on Local Expenditures: Evidence from Two Formula-based Variations, IPSS Working Paper Series (E) 25, 2015.
  • 「配偶者との死別が高齢女性の生活状況と健康水準に与える影響:予備的分析」『人口問題研究』 Vol.73 No.2, 117-137, 2017
  • 「自治体の財政力が地方単独事業費、子どもの医療費助成、就学援助に与える影響:Double-LASSO回帰による分析」 『社会保障研究』 Vol.1 No.4, 813-833, 2017