Hiroshi Matsushima is an Economic Fellow at the Institute for Policy Integrity at New York University School of Law.
Hiroshi’s research focuses on US energy and environmental policies that seek to reduce greenhouse gas and other pollutant emissions in the transportation sector. In particular, much of his work has been dedicated to evaluating the effectiveness and welfare implications of the Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standard. Hiroshi earned his Ph.D. in Agricultural and Applied Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He also received a M.P.P. from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and a B.A. in Economics from Keio University in Japan. Prior to graduate studies, he worked as an economist at the Bank of Japan and as a chief of staff to a member of the House of Representatives of Japan.
He can be reached at [email protected]