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KIKUCHI, Tomoo 菊地朋生

Tomoo Kikuchi 菊地朋生

Senior Research Fellow

Tomoo Kikuchi 菊地朋生
Contact Details
DID: +65 6601 3073
Office Location

469C Bukit Timah Road
Wing A, Level 2, Oei Tiong Ham Building
Singapore 259772


Dr. Tomoo Kikuchi is a Senior Research Fellow at Centre on Asia and Globalisation, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore and a Guest Research Fellow at the Global Security Research Institute at Keio University. He was an Assistant Professor of Economics at the National University of Singapore (2007-2014) and a Visiting Scholar at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Tufts University in 2011. He studied in Japan, Germany and the UK, and obtained his PhD in Economics from Bielefeld University in Germany. His research areas are International Economics, Financial Economics, and Economic Growth and Development. He has published in top economics journals such as Journal of Economic Theory and Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control and he regularly contributes op-eds to newspapers such as the Straits Times and the Nikkei Asian Review.

Research Areas

  • International Economics
  • Financial Economics
  • Economic Growth and Development
  • Economic Growth and Development in East Asia
  • Japan in the Global Economy



  • Kikuchi, T. & Sakuragawa, M. The Yen and the Yuan: Designing the New Global Financial System., In progress

Edited Volumes

  • Kikuchi, T. & Sakuragawa, M. (2017). China and Japan in the Global Economy. Oxford: Routledge.
  • Kikuchi, T., & Gopalan, S. (2016). Financial Inclusion in Asia: Issues and Policy Concerns. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Special Issues

  • Kikuchi, T. (2017). Trade, Industrialization and Structural Reforms in ASEAN. Journal of Asian Economics, In progress
  • Kikuchi, T. (2017). Asia’s Role in Restructuring the Global Financial System. New York: Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Taylor & Francis.
  • Kikuchi, T. (2016). Evolving Finance, Trade and Investment in Asia. New York: International Economic Journal, Taylor & Francis. Republished as a book by Routledge, 2017.

Journal Articles

Policy Papers

  • Kikuchi, T. & Tanaka, Y. (2017). Japanese Yen Meets Russian Gas in the Far East. Russia in Global Affairs, Forthcoming
  • Kikuchi, T. (2015). The Prospects of International Economic Order in Asia Pacific: Japan’s Perspective. Russia in Global Affairs, No. 6.

Op-Eds and Commentaries


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