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Ryozo Hayashi

Consulting Fellow, Research Institute of Economy, Trade, and Industry

Ryozo Hayashi

Residency: Feb. 9 – March 6, 2009

Residency Summary

Ryozo Hayashi connected with colleagues and IR/PS professors Ulrike Schaede, Takeo Hoshi and Ellis Krauss, who have worked with Ryozo Hayashi on economic research for several years. He also participates in a public panel discussion with Dean’s Roundtable member Richard Helmstetter, who spent several years running a business in Japan.


With expertise in law, business and economics, he holds a number of distinguished positions in Japan. Currently a consulting fellow at Japan’s Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry, he has led many key U.S.-Japan trade negotiations. He also serves as senior advisor to the NTT DATA Institute of Management Consulting, Inc. and acts as an independent outside Statutory Auditor for Teijin Ltd. In addition to his work in business, he serves on the faculty of the University of Tokyo’s Graduate School of Public Policy and is a visiting professor at Meiji University’s Graduate School of Law. He is also a former fellow and visiting lecturer at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government.