Toshiaki Iizuka

Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy, Graduate School of EconomicsUniversity of Tokyo

Bio

Toshiaki Iizuka is Professor at Graduate School of Public Policy and Graduate School of Economics, the University of Tokyo. Before joining the University of Tokyo in 2010, he taught at Vanderbilt University (2001-2005), Aoyama Gakuin University (2005-2009), and Keio University (2009-2010). He served as Dean of Graduate School of Public Policy, the University of Tokyo, between 2016 and 2018. His research interests are in the field of health economics and health policy. He has written a number of articles on incentive and information in the health care markets. His research articles have appeared in leading professional journals, including American Economic Review, RAND Journal of Economics, Journal of Health Economics, Health Affairs, and Journal of Law and Economics, among others. Dr. Iizuka holds a PhD in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles, an MIA from Columbia University, and an ME and BE from the University of Tokyo.

Award Information

Abe Fellowship 2017

Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy and Graduate School of EconomicsUniversity of Tokyo

The Value of Medical Care in the US and Japan