The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research


The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research


山澤 成康/Nariyasu Yamasawa


Nariyasu Yamasawa

Last updated : July 15, 2024

Professor, Faculty of Management, Atomi University

Areas of Expertise
  • Economic statistics
  • economic forecasting
  • economic analysis

Nariyasu Yamasawa is a professor in the Faculty of Management at Atomi University. He received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Kyoto and his PhD from Saitama University. From 1992 to 1993, he was a visiting scholar at Stanford University. He worked for the Nihon Keizai Shimbun (Nikkei) and the Japan Center for Economic Research and was director of the Statistics Commission Office, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, from 2016 to 2018.

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

Select Publications

Nariyasu Yamasawa (2018), “Comparison of the Potential Competitiveness of Asian Countries,” The Future of Southeast Asian Countries: Population Change, Climate Change, Management of Japanese Companies and Competitiveness, chapter 7, pp. 92-109, Yachiyo Shuppan.

Nariyasu Yamasawa (2018), “A Survey of Flash Data and Nowcasting in Japan,” A Dynamic Use of Survey Data and High Frequency Model Forecasting, chapter 1, pp. 1-22, World Scientific.

Nariyasu Yamasawa (2015), “The Impact of the Great East Japan Earthquake on Japan’s Economic Growth,” International Journal of Economics and Finance.

Contact This Expert



Click on the link below to contact an expert or submit a question.