Faculty members

HATTORI, Masazumi (Masa)
Faculty Members with Seminar
HATTORI, Masazumi (Masa)


Professor, Hitotsubashi ICS


Corporate Finance 1 (MBA), Economics for Managers (MBA), Game and Contract Theory for Management Studies (DBA)

Masazumi Hattori is professor of finance and economics at the School of International Corporate Strategy, Hitotsubashi University Business School (Hitotsubashi ICS). Prior to joining Hitotsubashi ICS in 2020, he was a professor at Hitotsubashi University's Institute of Economic Research (2015-2018) and at the College of Economics, Nihon University (2019-2020) and served at the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) from 2012 to 2015 and the Bank of Japan from 1991 to 2019. Professor Hattori's research covers topics on monetary policy, international finance, corporate finance, financial regulation and banking. He was a Visiting Research Fellow at the London School of Economics and Political Science from 2003 to 2005.

Professor Hattori served as Managing Editor of the Japanese Economic Review from 2015 to 2018. He is TCER Fellow and a member of the Financial Economics Study Group at the Financial Services Agency, as well of the Research Group on Dynamics of Corporate Finance and Behavior at the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry. He is also a member of the American Economic Association, the European Economic Association, the Japanese Economic Association and Nippon Finance Association.

Professor Hattori holds a B.A. in Economics from Hitotsubashi University and a M.Phil. and D.Phil. in economics from the University of Oxford.