Director of the GLECS: Kyoji Fukao
Professor at Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University
Rapid globalization had made necessary a restructuring of the world economic systems. To contribute to a new design, researchers in fields where Hitotsubashi University excels, including international economics, finance, innovation, development economics, international politics, economic norms, etc., come together at the Research Center for Global Economic Systems (GLECS) to engage in theoretical and empirical analysis of economic systems, leading to policy proposals for realizing sustainable growth of Japan and the world.
Currently, we have following four research projects.
Globalization and Economic Policies –> read more
Development of Macoeconometric Models with Applications to Macroeconomic Problems –> read more
Institutions and Policies for Sustainable Poverty Reduction in Developing Countries –> read more
Norms, Institutions, and Mechanism Design: Theoretical and Empirical Studies for Comprehensive Social Sciences –> read more