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"The 5th Annual International Conference on Applied Econometrics in Hawaii" will be held on September 17-18.

We will hold our annual International Conference on Applied Econometrics in Hawaii on September 17 and 18.

Distinguished researchers from Kobe University and four other universities will get together and discuss their newest research topics. This year we invite Professor Timothy Halliday from the University of Hawaii at Manoa to give us a keynote speech. He is an empirical microeconomist who has done an extensive research on health and labor economics. He is the Chair of the Department of Economics at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.

From the Graduate School of Economics at Kobe University, Professor Noritsugu Nakanishi, Professor Tomoko Kinugasa, Professor Kenji Takeuchi, Associate Professor Kazufumi Yugami, Associate Professor Jun Goto, Assistant Professor Junichi Yamasaki will participate in the conference, as well as two doctoral students chosen as delegates on the Project for Promotion of Global Human Resources Development.

Please visit this site again for our report on the conference in late September.

Dates September 17-18, 2019
Venue Ala Moana Hotel (Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii, U.S.A.)
Participating Universities Hanyang University (South Korea), National Tawan University (Taiwan), Nanyang Technological University (Singapore), The University of Hawaii at Manoa (U.S.A.), Kobe University (Japan)
Keynote Speech Professor Timothy Halliday
Co-organizers Kobe University Center for Social Systems Innovation, Kobe University Organization for Advanced and Integrated Research, Kobe University Rokkodai Foundation, Kobe University Office of the Americas