Asian Workshop on Econometrics and Health Economics


This workshop provides a forum for the development and dissemination of applications of econometrics in health economics. The workshop will follow the format of the long-running European Workshops on Econometrics and Health Economics, with a particular vision to

1st Asian Workshop on Econometrics and Health Economics

  • Venue: Kyoto Tokyu Hotel, Kyoto, Japan
  • Date: Sun 9th to Tue 11th in December, 2018
  • Keynote lecturer: Professor Randall Ellis (Boston University, USA)
  • Maximum of 40 participants
  • Local organizers:
    • Rei Goto (Keio University, Japan)
    • Sayaka Nakamura (Nagoya University, Japan)
    • Yoko Ibuka (Keio University, Japan)

Further information can be found in our Asian Workshop Flyer 2018. Register your intention to attend and/or submit your paper by Tuesday 21st August, 2018 via the following link:

Scientific Committee

Anirban Basu (University of Washington)
Hidehiko Ichimura (University of Tokyo)
Andrew Jones (University of York)
Pravin Trivedi (University of Indiana / University of Queensland)

Workshop Organizers

Sok Chul Hong (Seoul National University, South Korea)
Tarun Jain (Indian School of Business, India)
Meliyanni Johar (National Team for the Acceleration of Poverty Reduction, Indonesia)
Xiaoyan Lei (Peking University, China)
Ming-Jen Lin (National Taiwan University, Taiwan)
Shiko Maruyama (University of Technology Sydney, Australia)
Haruko Noguchi (Waseda University, Japan)
Nada Wasi (Puey Ungphakorn Institute for Economic Research, Bank of Thailand)
Joanne Yoong (National University of Singapore, Singapore)

Secretarial office and website will be hosted by Waseda Institute of Social & Human Capital Studies (WISH), Waseda University, Japan


Waseda Institute of Social & Human Capital Studies (WISH)