Fumio Hayashi

Fumio Hayashi (林 文夫, Hayashi Fumio, born 18 April 1952) is a Japanese economist. He is a professor at the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) in Tokyo.[1]

Fumio Hayashi
林 文夫
Born (1952-04-18) 18 April 1952 (age 68)
Applied econometrics
School or
Neoclassical economics
Alma materHarvard University (Ph.D. 1980)
University of Tokyo (B.A. 1975)
Dale W. Jorgenson
Olivier Blanchard
InfluencesTakashi Negishi
Martin Feldstein
Edward C. Prescott
Christopher A. Sims
AwardsNakahara Prize (1995)
Imperial Prize of the Japan Academy (2001)
Information at IDEAS / RePEc

Hayashi received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Tokyo and his Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1980.[2] He has taught at Northwestern University, the University of Tokyo, the University of Tsukuba, Osaka University, the University of Pennsylvania, Columbia University, and Hitotsubashi University.[2]

Hayashi is the author of a standard graduate-level textbook on econometrics (Hayashi 2000).

He was a Fellow of the Econometric Society since 1988.[3] He was awarded the inaugural Nakahara Prize in 1995.[4] He was elected as foreign honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2005.[5]

Selected publicationsEdit


  • Hayashi, Fumio (2000). Econometrics. Princeton, NJ: Princeton Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0-691-01018-2.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
  • Hayashi, Fumio (1997). Understanding Saving: Evidence from the United States and Japan. MIT Press. ISBN 978-0-262-08255-6.

Journal articlesEdit


  1. ^ "HAYASHI, Fumio". GRIPS. Retrieved 4 May 2016.
  2. ^ a b "CURRICULUM VITAE". Fumio Hayashi's Site. Retrieved 11 May 2016.
  3. ^ "Econometric Society Fellows". The Econometric Society. Retrieved 4 May 2016.
  4. ^ "1995年度中原賞受賞者者". The Japanese Economic Association. Retrieved 4 May 2016.
  5. ^ "Foreign Honorary Members" (PDF). American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Retrieved 9 May 2016.

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