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Professor, Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study, Hitotsubashi University


Ryota Nakamura is a health economist and a professor at Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study. He holds a BA and an MA in Economics from Kyoto University and a PhD in Economics from the University of York. Prior to joining Hitotsubashi University in 2016, he held positions at the University of East Anglia and the University of York. His research interests include empirical and theoretical investigations of health-related behavior, health policy and systems development.

【Selected Publications】
  • Nakamura R, Albanese A, Coombes E, Suhrcke M. (2023) Do economic incentives promote physical activity? Evidence from London Congestion Charge. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A,
  • Akter S, Islam MR, Rahman MM, Rouyard T, Nsashiyi R, Hossain F, Nakamura R. (2023) Evaluation of population-level tobacco control interventions and health outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. JAMA Network Open, 6(7): e2322341
  • Rouyard T, Mano Y, Daff BM, Diouf S, Dia KF, Duval L, Thulliez J, Nakamura R. (2022) Operational and structural factors influencing enrolment in community-based health insurance schemes: an observational study using 12 waves of nationwide panel data from Senegal. Health Policy and Planning, 37 (7), 858-871
  • Rouyard T, Engelen B, Papanikitas A, Nakamura R. (2022) Boosting healthier choices. The BMJ, 376: e064225

Detailed profile (HRI: Hitotsubashi Researchers Information)