Tsuyoshi Takahara

Ph.D. student in Graduate School of Economics at Osaka University.

Research Interest

  • Applied Contract Theory

  • Industrial Organization
  • Health Economics

Work in Progress

  • Heterogeneous Hospital Competition in Treatment Quality (tentative title)

Academic Affiliation




  • "Patient Dumping, Outlier Payment, and Optimal Healthcare Payment Policy under Asymmetric Information"
  • "Heterogeneous Hospital Competition in Treatment Quality"(tentative title)
Contract Theory Workshop, Summer Camp at Tohoku University in August 2013.

Contract Theory Workshop, Summer Camp at Kochi University in August 2014.

                Workshop on Industrial Organization and Competition Policy at Shinshu University in September 2015.

Teaching Assistant

Research Assistant


Address: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Osaka University

             6-1 Mihogaoka, Ibaraki, Osaka, 567-0047, Japan

E-mail: mge012tt@student.econ.osaka-u.ac.jp


Masao Nagatsuka (Department of Economics, Tezukayama University)

Hitoshi Saito (School of Economics, Kobe International University)

Kizuku Takao (Aomori Public University)

Wataru Tamura (Graduate School of Economics, The University of Tokyo)

  • Others