Masayuki Iwata
Tokyo, 2 July 1938

Foreign member

Department of Social Sciences


Membership of SASA
Foreign member since 2 November 2006

Field of study
Economy, developing economies, and comparative economic systems

BA (1963), University of Tokyo; MA in sociology (1969) and PhD in economics (1977), Hitotsubashi University

Chiba University, professor (1984-2004); professor emeritus (2004);
Tokyo International University, Faculty of Economics, professor (2004-);
Hokkaido University, professor  (1979‒1984); Institute of Developing Economic Systems within the Ministry of The International Trade and Economics (1970‒1979)

Membership of specialist associations
Japan Association for Social and Economic Systems Studies, chairman (2005); Japan Association for Comparative Economic Studies, member of  the board of directors and vice-president; Japanese Association for Russian and East European Studies, member of  the board of directors