Charles Yuji Horioka

Invited Professor at Osaka University

Charles Yuji Horioka is Vice-President and Research Professor at the Asian Growth Research Institute (AGI) in Kitakyushu City, Japan, and Invited Professor at Osaka University. He has previously taught at Stanford, Columbia, Kyoto, and Osaka Universities and the University of the Philippines, where he was Vea Family Professor of Technology and Evolutionary Economics Centennial. In 2001, he was awarded the Seventh Japanese Economic Association/Nakahara Prize, which is given annually to the most outstanding Japanese economist aged 45 or younger, and he is the second most cited economist living in Japan according to RePEc (Research Papers in Economics).