Hiroaki SasakiActivity Database on
Education and Research
- Date and Place of Birth
- 1972 Aomori
- Degree (Awarding Institution)
- Tohoku University (Japan, Ph.D. in Economics)
- Undergraduate: Political Economy, History of Economics
Graduate: Analysis of Contemporary Capitalism, Contemporary Political Economy, Evolutionary Economcis
Membership of Professional Organizations
- Japanese Economic Association
- Japan Society of International Economics
- Japan Society of Political Economy
- Japan Association for Evolutionary Economics
Main field of Research and Instruction
Theoretical analysis on structural dynamics, economic growth, business cycle, economic development, and north-south trade
Topic(s) of Research in Progress
- The Effects of Population Decline on Indusrial Structure and Economic Growth
- Implications of Workers’ Saving Behavior in a Kaleckian Model
- “The Effects of Negative Population Growth: An Analysis Using a Semi-Endogenous R&D Growth Model,” Macroeconomic Dynamics, forthcoming. (with Keisuke Hoshida)
- “Profit Sharing and its Effect on Income Distribution and Output: A Kaleckian Approach,” Cambridge Journal of Economics, forthcoming.
- “International Trade and Industrialization with Negative Population Growth,” Macroeconomic Dynamics, Vol. 19, No. 8, pp. 1647-1658, 2015.
- “Cyclical Growth in a Goodwin-Kalecki-Marx Model,” Journal of Economics, Vol. 108, No. 2, pp. 145-171, 2013.
- “Endogenous Phase Switch in Baumol’s Service Paradox Model,” Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 25-35, 2012.
- “Population Growth and North-South Uneven Development,” Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 63, No. 2, pp. 307-330, 2011.