Shuhei "Shu" Kitamura, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
OSIPP, Osaka University

My fields of interest are
economic development, political economy, and behavioral economics.
In particular, I am most interested in the topics related to state development and media influence.


Upcoming presentations

- OEIO Meetings at Osaka U, Oct 20
- HR Alloc. Workshop at Osaka U, Nov 25
- Kyoto U, Dec 7

Working papers

"Land Ownership and Development: Evidence from Postwar Japan"
"Loyalty and Treason: Theory and Evidence from Japan's Land Reform"
"Geography and State Fragmentation" with Nils-Petter "Nippe" Lagerlöf, R & R