The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research


The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research


小巻 泰之/Yasuyuki Komaki


Yasuyuki Komaki

Last updated : July 18, 2024

Professor, Faculty of Economics, Osaka University of Economics

Areas of Expertise
  • Macroeconomics
  • real-time data
  • economic policy
  • regional economy

Born in 1962. Completed coursework for a doctorate at the Graduate School of the University of Tsukuba. After working as a researcher at the NLI Research Institute and the Institute of Fiscal and Monetary Policy of the Ministry of Finance and as a professor in the Faculty of Economics at Nihon University, he became a professor in the Faculty of Economics at the Osaka University of Economics in 2018.

Research Program
Training Program to Implement EBPM for Local Government Personnel
Economic Data and Evidence-Based Policymaking(-2024)

Select Publications

Komaki, Y.(2023) Why is the forecast error of quarterly GDP in Japan so large? -From an International Comparison of Quarterly GDP Forecast Situation, Japan and the World Economy, 2023, vol. 66, issue C

Komaki, Y.(2023) The Background to the Sharp Rise in Accommodation Charges: Simultaneous Implementation of Travel Assistance and Lifting of the Ban on Accepting Foreign Travelers, and the Impact of Post-COVID-19, The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research, Review, R-2023-061

Komaki, Y.(2021) Economic Effects of Change in the Value-Added Tax Rate in Europe: Implications for the Japanese Economy, Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance, Japan, Public Policy Review, Vol.17, No.2, November 2021, pp.30.

Komaki, Y. (2018) “The Effect of Demographic Change on South-East Asian Developing and Advanced Countries,” Chapter 1, pp. 1–15, in The Future of Southeast Asian Countries, Yachiyo Shuppan.

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