Isao Shoji was graduated from the University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan. Shoji received a B.D. degree in mathematics, in 1983, and a Ph.D. degree in statistics, in 1996, from the Graduate University for Advanced Studies, Yokohama, Japan. After graduation, Shoji joined the University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan, as a Faculty Member of the Institute of Policy and Planning Sciences. Currently, Shoji works as a Professor at the same institute. Shoji has been studying theories as well as applications for time series analysis, especially stochastic calculus often used for quantitative finance. Shoji also has interest in computational models of behavioral finance/economics and neuroeconomics. Considering Shoji's background knowledge, one can say that Shoji's specialized areas cover theories and applications of time series analysis in quantitative finance, on one hand, and numerical and empirical analysis of behavioral finance and economics including neuroeconomics, on the other hand.
Biography Updated on 3 February 2013