Kei Takeuchi

Kei Takeuchi holds PhD in Economics. Until recently he was Professor at the Faculty of International Studies, MeijiGakuin University. He is also Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo; Director, Institute for International Studies, MeijiGakuin University; Chairman, Statistics Council of Japan; President, Japan Statistical Association; President, Center for Academic Publications Japan; Former President, Japan Statistical Society.

Personal History:

  • 1933 Born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1981 Graduated from University of Tokyo graduate school
  • 1963 - 1994 Associate Professor then Professor, Faculty of Economics, University of Tokyo
  • 1987 - 1994 Professor, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology (Joint Appointment)
  • 1994 Retired from the University of Tokyo
  • 1994 - 2008 Professor, Faculty of International Studies, Meiji Gakuin University
  • 1988 - 1994 Member of Science Council of Japan
  • 1997 - 2000 Member of Science Council of Japan

Research Areas:

  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Econometrics
  • Japanese Economy
  • Socio-Economic Impacts of Science and Technology
  • General History of Civilization
  • Global Environment Problems
  • Game-theoretic Probability