Daiji Kawaguchi is a Professor of Economics at the University of Tokyo. Dr. Kawaguchi graduated from Waseda University (B.A., 1994), Hitotsubashi University (M.A., 1996), and Michigan State University (Ph.D., 2002). In addition to his position at the University of Tokyo, Kawaguchi is a program director of the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry. Before joining the University of Tokyo faculty in 2016, Kawaguchi was an Assistant Professor of Economics at Osaka University (2002-03) and the University of Tsukuba (2003-05), and Associate and full Professor at Hitotsubashi University (2005-2016). He has also been a Visiting Scholar at the University of California, Berkeley (2005-06).

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in February 2010.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15309
forthcoming in: Journal of Labor Economics, 2023
IZA Discussion Paper No. 15177
published in: Labour Economics, 2022, 78, 102197.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14711
Taiyo Fukai, Masato Ikeda, Daiji Kawaguchi, Shintaro Yamaguchi
published as 'COVID-19 and the employment gender gap in Japan' in: Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 2023, 68, 101256.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14086
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2021, 184, 388-408.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10080
published in: Scientometrics, Vol. 190, No. 3, pp. 1435-1454.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8870
published in: Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 2015, 37, 100-126
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8156
published in: Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2014, 46(S2), 95–116
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8077
published in: Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 2017, 44, 1-12
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7443
published in: Journal of Law and Economics, 2014, 57, 195-224
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