Taizo Takeno

Associate Professor of Economics

University of Tokyo

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Graduate School of Economics


Taizo Takeno has been at the University of Tokyo since October 2003, where he holds joint appointments at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the Graduate School of Economics. He received his BSc. degree from London School of Economics and Political Sciences, and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Georgetown University, Washington DC, where he had subsequently worked at the World Bank. His current research interests include International Trade Theory, particularly on Trade and the Environment,  Political Economy of Trade Polices, and Quantum Game Theory.  He teaches International Trade and International Finance at both graduate and undergraduate levels.