Kozo Ueda is a Professor of School of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University, Japan. He worked for the Bank of Japan for 14 years before joining Waseda University. He received an MPhil and a DPhil in economics from the University of Oxford after obtaining an MS in physics from the University of Tokyo. His research has focused on monetary policy and has been published in journals including American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, Journal of Monetary Economics, Journal of International Economics, Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, International Journal of Central Banking, and Journal of the Japanese and International Economies.
Research themes: Monetary policy, Japanese Economy, Macroeconomics
Collaboration with FFJ
2015 FFJ/Banque de France Fellow
Kozo Ueda was the first FFJ/Banque de France Fellow in 2015 and worked on the Japan's financial crises and its lost decades. During his stay he organized a workshop and wrote a Discussion Paper in collaboration with Naohisa Hirakata (Bank of Japan), Nao Sudo (Bank of Japan) and Ikuo Takei (Bank of Japan).