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Michikazu Kojima

Guest Speaker

Professional affiliation

Chief Senior Researcher, Institute of Developing Economies (IDE-JETRO) and Research Fellow, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)

Full Biography

Michikazu Kojima is an economist specializing in environmental policies, especially, waste management and recycling in Asian countries. Prior to joining ERIA in March 2018, he was a chief senior researcher at Institute of Developing Economies (IDE) in Japan from 2015. He has also contributed in the field of international cooperation, as a member of Expert Working Group of Environmentally Sound Management under the Basel Convention, a member of Technical Expert Committee for Green Industry Platform by UNIDO and the course leader on JICA training courses on recycling policy. He holds Master of Science on Agricultural and Resource Economics from University of California, Berkeley.