Last updated : December 08, 2023
- Areas of Expertise
- Japanese economy
- monetary and fiscal policy
- economic thought
Hideo Hayakawa graduated from the Faculty of Economics of the University of Tokyo in 1977 and received an MA in economics from the Graduate School of Princeton University in 1985. He joined the Bank of Japan in 1977 and served as an Executive Director in 2009–13. During his career at the BOJ, he served in many research-related positions in the Research and Statistics Department and the Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies, including Director General of the Research and Statistics Department in 2001–07. After serving as an Executive Fellow at the Economic Research Center of the Fujitsu Research Institute, he joined the Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research.