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Professor of Economics

B.A.,  Keio University, 2005.
M.A., University of Tokyo, 2007.

PhD., Northwestern University, 2011. 

CV [pdf]

Contact Information
Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences
California Institute of Technology
Mail Code 228-77, Pasadena, CA 91125
Phone: (626) 395-3473; Fax: (626) 793-8580

Assistant: Barbara Estrada
Phone: (626) 395-4083
Email: bestrada@​

News (January, 1, 2020)

  • Jay Lu and I added a new numerical example to "Repeated Choice: A Theory of Stochastic Intertemporal Preferences,"  [pdf]
  • Testable Implications of Models of Intertemporal Choice: Exponential Discounting and Its Generalizations  (joint with Federico Echenique and Taisuke Imai)  is forthcoming in  American Economic Journal: Microeconomics

Teaching Information

  • The first (make up) class of SS201b will be on January 10 (Friday) at Baxter 127.
  • The first class of EC136 will be on January 14 (Tuesday).
  • For both classes, the syllabus are available in teaching page.