Toshiaki Iizuka

Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy and Graduate School of Economics at University Of Tokyo.

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 the Graduate School of Public Policy, the University of Tokyo, between 2016 and 2018. He was a recipient of an Abe Fellowship in 2018-2019.  His research interests are in the field of health economics and health policy. He has written a number of articles on incentives and information in health care markets. His research articles have appeared in leading professional journals, including American Economic Review, RAND Journal of Economics, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Health Economics, and Health Affairs, 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.