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Takeshi Okamoto

Takeshi Okamoto

Corporate Affiliate Visiting Fellow, 2017-18

Shorenstein APARC
Stanford University
Encina Hall, Room E301
Stanford,  CA  94305-6055

650-723-2700 (voice)
650-723-6530 (fax)

Research Interests

The Role of Creation and Redistribution of Wealth with Regards to the Economic Welfare of a Country


Takeshi Okamoto is a corporate affiliate visiting fellow at the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (Shorenstein APARC) for 2017-18.  Prior to joining Shorenstein APARC, he served as deputy director for policy making and implementation at the Governement of Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry (METI), where he was in charge of manufacturing industry policy, economic policy, and SME policy.  Okamoto received his bachlor's degree of law from Tokyo Univeristy in 2004.  

Other Affiliations

Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry, Japan