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Dr. Keisuke Nakao

Keisuke Nakao, Ph.D.
Keisuke Nakao, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Economics

College of Business and Economics
Phone: (808) 932-7228
Location: CoBE Building
E-Mail: keisuken[at]hawaii.edu

Education:

  • Ph.D., Economics, Boston University, 2008
  • M.A., Applied Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, 2001

Teaching Interest:

  • Microeconomics
  • Game Theory
  • Political Economics

Research Interest:

  • International Politics
  • Political Economics
  • Applied Game Theory

Selected Publications:

  • "Expansion of Rebellion: From Periphery to Heartland," Journal of Peace Research, Vol. 52, No. 5, pp. 591-606, 2015.
  • "Psuedo-Adversarialism: A Theoretical Comparison Between the U.S. and Japanese Criminal Procedures," with Masatoshi Tsumagari, B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, Vol. 12, Iss. 1 (Contributions), Article 41, 2012
  • "The Inquisitor Judge's Trilemma," with Masatoshi Tsumagari, Review of Law & Economics, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 137-159, 2012
  • "Discretionary vs. Mandatory Prosecution: A Game Theoretic Approach to Comparative Criminal Procedure," with Masatoshi Tsumagari, Asian Journal of Law & Economics, Vol. 3, Iss. 1, Article 6, 2012
  • "Racial Redistricting for Minority Representation without Partisan Bias: A Theoretical Approach," Economics & Politics, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 132-151, 2011
  • "Criminal Conflict as Collective Punishment," with Sun-Ki Chai, Economics of Peace & Security Journal, Vol. 6, No.1, pp. 5-11, 2011
  • "Creation of Social Order in Ethnic Conflict," Journal of Theoretical Politics, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 365-394, 2009
  • "Can Altruism Hinder Cooperation?" Economics Bulletin, Vol. 4, No. 26, pp. 1-6, 2008