HIAS Postdoctoral Researcher, Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study, Hitotsubashi University
Masaki Takahashi is a HIAS postdoctoral researcher at Hitotsubashi Institute of Advanced Studies (HIAS). His academic interests are health economics, public economics, and behavioral economics. He obtained a BA in Economics from Keio University, an MA in Economics from University at Albany, State University of New York, and an MA in Economics from the University of Tokyo. He is expected to obtain a Ph. D. in Economics from the University of Tokyo in 2020. He currently investigates how insurance coverage affects the demand for healthcare and health outcomes for the elderly population using the Long-Term Care Insurance System in Japan.