Isamu Yamamoto is Professor of Faculty of Business and Commerce at Keio University, Japan. He is also Director of the Panel Data Research Center at Keio University, where he is responsible for several household panel surveys representing Japan such as the Japan Household Panel Survey (JHPS) and the Japanese Panel Survey of Consumers (JPSC). As Principal Investigator, he also leads a research project “Research on the task models to cooperate with the human and new technology: Evaluating the impacts on labor market” of Research Institute of Science and Technology for Society (RISTEX), Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST). Previously, He was a senior economist at the Bank of Japan. He received his PhD in Economics from Brown University.