WASEDA University

Takumi Naito

Professor, Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University

Director, Waseda Institute of Political Economy, Waseda University

Associate Editor, Economic Modelling


Work in Progress

  1. [Abstract] Country- and sector-specific trade liberalization, directed technical change, and long-run growth.

Working Papers

  1. [Abstract] The small open economy in a generalized gravity model, with Svetlana Demidova and Andrés Rodríguez-Clare, NBER Working Paper 30394, 2022, Journal of International Economics, revise and resubmit. [NBER WP] [August 2022 version] [Slides]

Publications in Refereed Journals

  1. [Abstract] Does a larger country set a higher optimal tariff with monopolistic competition and capital accumulation? Economics Letters 216, 110566, 2022. [Published journal article]
  2. [Abstract] Can the optimal tariff be zero for a growing large country? International Economic Review 62, 1237-1280, 2021. [Published journal article]
  3. [Abstract] Trade diversion is reversed in the long run, Review of Economic Dynamics 39, 202-219, 2021. [Published journal article]
  4. [Abstract] Capital accumulation through studying abroad and return migration, with Laixun Zhao, Economic Modelling 87, 185-196, 2020.
  5. [Abstract] A lab-equipment model of growth with heterogeneous firms and asymmetric countries, Economics Letters 181, 33-36, 2019. [Published journal article]
  6. [Abstract] A larger country sets a lower optimal tariff, Review of International Economics 27(2), 643-665, 2019. [Published journal article]
  7. [Abstract] Growth and welfare effects of unilateral trade liberalization with heterogeneous firms and asymmetric countries, Journal of International Economics 109, 167-173, 2017. [Published journal article]
  8. [Abstract] An asymmetric Melitz model of trade and growth, Economics Letters 158, 80-83, 2017. [Published journal article]
  9. [Abstract] An Eaton-Kortum model of trade and growth, Canadian Journal of Economics 50(2), 456-480, 2017. [Accepted manuscript]
  10. [Abstract] Aid for trade and global growth, Review of International Economics 24(5), 1178-1201, 2016.
  11. [Abstract] Aid for trade, infrastructure, and growth, International Tax and Public Finance 20(6), 886-909, 2013.
  12. [Abstract] Aid for trade and welfare, Japanese Economic Review 63(2), 216-231, 2012.
  13. [Abstract] A Ricardian model of trade and growth with endogenous trade status, Journal of International Economics 87(1), 80-88, 2012. [Accepted manuscript]
  14. [Abstract] A two-country model of trade and growth with intersectoral knowledge spillovers, with Ryoji Ohdoi, Journal of Economics 103(1), 39-58, 2011.
  15. [Abstract] Aid, non-traded goods, and growth, Canadian Journal of Economics 43(2), 423-439, 2010. [Accepted manuscript]
  16. [Abstract] Aging, transitional dynamics, and gains from trade, with Laixun Zhao, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 33(8), 1531-1542, 2009.
  17. [Abstract] Welfare- and revenue-enhancing tariff and tax reform under imperfect competition, with Kenzo Abe, Journal of Public Economic Theory 10(6), 1085-1094, 2008.
  18. [Abstract] Dynamics of a two-sector endogenous growth model with intersectoral knowledge spillovers, with Ryoji Ohdoi, Economic Theory 35(3), 599-605, 2008.
  19. [Abstract] Growth, revenue, and welfare effects of tariff and tax reform: win-win-win strategies, Journal of Public Economics 90(6-7), 1263-1280, 2006. [Accepted manuscript]
  20. [Abstract] Pattern of trade and indeterminacy, Journal of Macroeconomics 28(2), 409-427, 2006.
  21. [Abstract] Tariff and tax reform: dynamic implications, Journal of International Economics 68(2), 504-517, 2006. [Accepted manuscript]
  22. [Abstract] Revenue-neutral environmental tariff reform, growth, and welfare, Review of International Economics 13(5), 985-996, 2005.
  23. [Abstract] Pareto-improving untied aid with environmental externalities, Journal of Economics 80(2), 161-169, 2003.
  24. [Abstract] Revenue-neutral tariff reform and growth in a small open economy, Journal of Development Economics 71(1), 213-232, 2003. [Accepted manuscript]
  25. [Abstract] Tariff revenue, government expenditure and growth in a small open economy, Japanese Economic Review 51(3), 391-406, 2000.
  26. [Abstract] A rationale for infant-industry protection and gradual trade liberalization, Review of Development Economics 4(2), 164-174, 2000.


Other Information

January 2, 2023