Migiwa Tanaka

Assistant Professor
Department of Economics
Wilfrid Laurier University

e-mail: mtanaka (at) wlu.ca

CV :[pdf]

Research Interest: Empirical Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics

Research Papers:

"Deflation in Durable Goods Markets: An Empirical Model of the Tokyo Condominium Market," Advances in Econometrics, Vol 31; 2013; pp.337-386.

"Currency Demand and the Adoption of Electronic Money: Micro Evidence from Japan ," with H. Fujiki, Economics Letters, vol 125(1); October 2014; p5-8.

"Testing the Theory of Multitasking: Evidence from a Natural Field Experiment in Chinese Factories," with F. Hong, T. Hossain, and J. List, NBER Working Paper 19660; Nov 2013.

"Preference versus Institutional Inefficiency: What Determines Secondary Market Size?"


    At Wilfrid Laurier University

EC245: Applied Econometrics, Winter 2015

EC335: Economics of Management and Strategy, Winter 2015, Fall 2015, Winter 2016

EC285: Introductory Statistics, Fall 2014, Fall 2015, Winter 2016

EC295: Introductory Econometrics, Fall 2015

BU606: Economics (MBA), Fall 2014

    At University of Toronto

ECO 220Y:Quantitative Methods in Economics [portal]

                -- 2010-2011, Summer 2012, 2012-2013, Summer 2013, 2013-2014, Summer 2014

MMI1070H:Economics of Business Strategy  [syllabus] -- Winter 2013, Winter 2014

    At HKUST

ECON 110: Introductory Microeconomics [syllabus]-- Fall 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010

ECON 554/613A: Industrial Organization and Regulations [syllabus (613) (554)]-- Spring 2009, Spring 2010