Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Research Project: Japan’s Demographic Shift and State Provision of Public Services
Mr. Ueda holds a B.A. in Economics from University of Tokyo. His most recent position at the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) was Deputy Director of the Industry-University Collaboration Office in the Industrial Science and Technology Policy and Environmental Bureau. He has also served in the Industrial Structure Policy Division and Industrial Finance Division in the Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau; Global Economic Policy Unit at the Minister’s Secretariat; and Economic and Fiscal Management Department at the Cabinet Office in Japan. Mr. Ueda’s research at Harvard will examine Japan’s demographic shift and state provision of public services.