Ryoh Ogawa

Rank Professor
Degree Ph.D. in Economics from Osaka University
Personal website https://sites.google.com/site/ryohstream/
Phone +81 6 6605 2268
E-mail r.ogawa at econ.osaka-cu.ac.jp (please replace “at” with “@”)


  • 2002 B.A. : Osaka University (Economics)
  • 2004 M.A. : Osaka University (Economics)
  • 2010 Ph.D. : Osaka University (Economics)


  • 2008- : Research Worker, Osaka Prefectural Government
  • 2013- : Full-time Lecturer, Graduate School of Economics, Osaka City University
  • 2015- : Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Osaka City University

Class Taught

Local Public Finance

About Me

I study local public finance using statistical analysis.

Message to Students

If you wonder why a social and economic phenomenon occurs, won’t you make a thorough investigation into the cause of it? Let’s study together!

Research Field

Fiscal Decentralization Reform, Vitalization of Urban and Regional Economy

Research Keywords

Local Public Finance, Urban and Regional Policy

Affiliated Academic Organizations

Japanese Economic Association, Japan Institute of Public Finance

Selected Publications:

  1. “Using the high-frequency forecast method to estimate local government GRP,” Dynamic Use of Survey Data and High Frequency Model Forecasting, in Yoshihisa Inada, ed., World Scientific, 2018, pp. 63-84.
  2. “Intergenerational transfers, asset management and tax avoidance,” Economics Bulletin, Vol.29 (2), 2009, pp. 1003-1018.