Fellows & Grantees

Shinsuke Tanaka

Abe Fellowship 2016
Project Title
Clearing the Air: Comparing and Evaluating Environmental Policies in the Automobile Industry in Japan and the United States
Institutional Affiliation (at time of award)
Assistant Professor, The Fletcher School, Tufts University


Shinsuke Tanaka is an Assistant Professor of Economics at The Fletcher School and Department of Public Health and Community
Medicine at the School of Medicine, Tufts University. Tanaka’s fields of interest are environmental economics, health
economics, and development economics. Broadly, he is interested in the study of interactions between
environmental policies, public health, and economic activities, and their implications for economic development in
low- income countries.