Tetsushi MURAO (村尾徹士)

Department of Economic Engineering,
Faculty of Economics, Kyushu University

6-19-1 Hakozaki Higashi-ku Fukuoka 812-8581, Japan

murao [atmark] econ.kyushu-u.ac.jp

Current Position:

  • Assistant Professor (tenure-track, September 2012- )

Research Interests:

  • Macroeconomics and Industrial Organization
    • Empirical application of heterogeneous agent models
      • Firm and industry dynamics
      • Productivity dynamics
      • Job and worker flows
      • Market incompleteness and consumption dynamics

Working Papers:
  1. Murao, Tetsushi and Makoto Nirei: "Competition and Growth through Reallocation with Heterogeneous Schumpeterian Effect"  [New version coming soon, EEA2013 version]
  2. Murao, Tetsushi: "The Long-run Phillips Curve in the Dual Economy with Incomplete Markets"  [New version coming soon, CEF2013 version]
    • Paper presented at SCE-CEF (2013, Vancouver).

Publications in Refereed International Jounals:
  1. Kawaguchi, Daiji and Tetsushi Murao (2014):"Labor-market Institutions and Long-term Effects of Youth Unemployment", Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, forthcoming
  2. Kawaguchi, Daiji, Tetsushi Murao and Ryo Kambayashi (2014): "Incidence of Strict Quality Standards: Protection of Consumers or Windfall for Professionals?", Journal of Law and Economics, vol.57(1).
  3. Kawaguchi, Daiji and Tetsushi Murao (2012): "Who Bears the Cost of the Business Cycle? Labor Market Institutions and Volatility of the Youth Unemployment Rate", IZA Journal of Labor Policy, 1:10.

Publications in Refereed Conference Proceedings:
  1. Murao, Tetsushi (2014): Firm Size Distribution in Oblivious Equilibrium Model with Quality Ladder, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Vol.290, 99-106.

Past Employment:

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University

  • Ph.D. in Economics (Hitotsubashi University)
  • M.A. in Economics (Hitotsubashi University)
  • B.A. in Economics (Yokohama National University)