In Taipei Guest House, August 2015
Tomoo Kikuchi 菊地朋生
Visiting Senior Fellow
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Nanyang Technological University
My main research and teaching areas are International Trade and Finance, Economic Growth and Development and Financial Economics. My theoretical research frames how I study Japan and East Asia in the Global Economy.

I moderate `Let's Talk About Japan', periodical talk events generously organized by the Embassy of Japan in Singapore and hosted by the Japan Creative Centre (JCC), in which speakers are invited to present about Japan's economy, society or politics. Our guest speakers are
  • Dr. Andrew Staples, The Economist Corporate Network, Japan in Asia, April 16, 2018

  • "The rank-size rule and profitability of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail"
    S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University, June 21, 2018
  • East Asia Institute, National University of Singapore, May 18, 2018
  • RSIS-WTO Parliamentarian Workshop 2018, Singapore, May 8, 2018
  • RSIS, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, April 19, 2018
  • Department of Economics, Korea University, March 28, 2018
  • Macroeconomics Workshop, University of Tokyo, February 1, 2018
  • School of Economics, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, January 15, 2018
  • The New Eurasian Geopolitics: Regional Multilateral Inititives, Cooperation, and Competition, Singapore, October 28, 2017
  • Japan's Snap Election, Between the Lines, Channel News Asia, Singapore, October 23, 2017
  • Public Forum, Japan and ASEAN: Toward Next 50 years, 12th Japan-Singapore Symposium, Singapore, October 23-24, 2017
  • Macro Workshop, Department of Economics, National University of Singapore, September 6, 2017
  • Special Lecture, School of Development Economics, National Institute of Development Administration, September 2, 2017
  • Research Seminar, School of Social Sciences, Economics, Nanyan Technological University, August 23, 2017
  • ASEAN Outlook, Economist Cooperate Network, Singapore, June 20, 2017
  • Korea Money & Finance Association 2017 Annual Conference, Seoul, June 16, 2017
  • Seminar, Research School of Economics, Australian National University, June 8, 2017
  • Regional Cooperation Initiatives in the Asia-Pacific and the Emergence of New Eurasian Geopolitics, Singapore, April 8, 2017
  • International Conference on Money and Finance, Tokyo, March 18, 2017
  • Third Policy Dialogue on International Cooperation in the Development of Russia’s Siberia and Far East, Tokyo, January 21-22, 2017
  • New Institutions for Growth in Asia and Eurasia: What Mission for Russia? Valdai Club Conference, Singapore, December 13, 2016
  • Launch of Asian Economic Integration Report 2016: An Annual Report of the Asian Development Bank, Singapore, December 6, 2016
  • Keio University SFC Open Research Forum 2016 「日本と中国の協力関係の果実について考えよう -財政・金融・通貨-」, 東京ミッドタウン, Tokyo, November 18, 2016
  • East Asia in a Global Perspective, Keio University, Tokyo, July 14, 2016
  • Risk and Yield Management for Official Asset Managers in a Multicurrency System, OMFIF, Singapore, March 29, 2016
  • Stars Singapore Symposium Asia: The New Normal, Changi Cove, Singapore, February 24-27, 2016
  • Japan-US Kanazawa Conference, Shiinoki Cutural Complex, Kanazawa, December 11-14, 2015
  • Seminar on the Asian Economic Integration Report 2015, LKYSPP, Singapore, December 8, 2015
  • Rethinking the Silk Road: European and Asian Perspectives on China's Global Network Vision, Tongji University, Shanghai, December 2-4, 2015
  • Third OMFIF-LKY School Asian Forum, LKYSPP NUS, Singapore, December 1, 2015
  • Second Policy Dialogue on International Cooperation in the Development of Russia’s Siberia and Far East, Seoul, November 25-27, 2015
  • Keio University SFC Open Research Forum 2015「50年後のアジアと日本の協力関係にむけてー中国リスクを乗り越えてー」, 東京ミッドタウン, Tokyo, November 20, 2015, Video
  • Funding the Next Phase of Infrastructure Development in the Indo-Pacific, Ocean Financial Centre, Singapore, October 26, 2015
  • Taiwan-US-Japan Trilateral Security Dialogue, Shangri-La’s Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei, August 24-28, 2015
  • East Asia Symposium, Fullerton Hotel, Singapore, August 11-12, 2015

  • China redefines international standards, Nikkei Asian Review, December 22, 2015
    Republished in Nikkei Asian Review as "Japan can contribute to China's international development push" on January 7, 2016
Newspaper interviews
Policy papers