Ministry of Finance Research Project: Japan’s Economic Relations with China and the U.S.
Mr. Hojo holds a B. A. in Social Science from Waseda University. At the Ministry of Finance, he has served in the Tax Bureau, Budget Bureau, International Bureau, Financial Bureau and Minister’s Secretariat. He has also served in the Cabinet Secretariat, as an Economic Consul in the Consulate-General of Japan in Shanghai, and as Associate Professor of Economics at Shiga University. Most recently, he was the Operating Officer in Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation. During the 2017-18 academic year, Mr. Hojo’s research will examine Japan’s economic relations with China and the U.S.