HIAS Postdoctoral Researcher, Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study, Hitotsubashi University
Hongming Wang is a HIAS research associate (Specially Appointed) at Hitotsubashi Institute of Advanced Studies. He holds a BA in Finance and a BS in Math from Shanghai Jiao Tong University and a MA and Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Southern California. His research interests focus on the health insurance system. His recent studies include the long-run health and economic benefits of Universal Health Insurance in Japan and a modelling study of the optimal targeting of Age and Risk Groups for COVID-19 Vaccines in Japan.