Takeki Sunakawa

Welcome to my personal website! I am currently a tenure-track associate professor at Kobe University Center for Social Systems Innovation. Previously I was a project assistant professor at the University of Tokyo and an economist at the Bank of Japan. I received a Ph.D. in economics at the Ohio State University.

Please find my vita here. (PDF, updated on January 15, 2019)

E-mail: takeki "dot" sunakawa "at" gmail "dot" com

What's New:


Working Papers

Optimal Monetary Policy:

Heterogeneous-agent macro models:

Nonlinear solution and estimation methods for DSGE models:




University of Tokyo

Tohoku University

    • Advanced Macroeconomics

Kobe University

    • International Finance
    • Quantitative Methods for Monetary Economics

University of Mannheim