Shuhei "Shu" Kitamura, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Associate
W. A. Wallis Institute of Political Economy
University of Rochester

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

The SIOE Conference at Columbia U, June 23
GRIPS Seminar Series in Economics at GRIPS, July 12
OSIPP Brownbag Seminar at Osaka U, Aug 3
The OEIO Meetings at Osaka U, Oct 20

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