Akira Takayama: A Memoir


  • Henry Thompson

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    • Thompson: Auburn University, AL 36849, USA. Tel: 334-844-2910, Fax 4615, Email: hthompsn@business.auburn.edu. Comments from Ron Jones, Michihiro Ohyama, Mohammed El-Hodiri, Roy Ruffin, John Drabicki, Bob Parks, Anjan Mukherji, Dennis Fixler, Andrew Novakovic, Chi-Chur Chao, Dan Premont, Julius Horvath, and Don Stribling are included.


When Akira Takayama passed away this winter, the economics profession lost one of its most productive and most passionate members. This memoir catalogues Professor Takayama's publications and offers some insight into his contributions and personality from a few of his colleagues.