1. Research Analysts
  2. Junko Ishikawa

Junko IshikawaResearcher, Financial Market & Innovation Research Department

Junko Ishikawa is a researcher in NRI’s Financial Technology and Market Research Department. She conducts European macroeconomic analyses and researches financial markets and monetary policies with a particular focus on the UK. She joined NRI in 2016 after earning an MPA degree from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. She previously worked for seven years at the Bank of Japan conducting macroeconomic analyses, researching monetary policies and preparing economic outlooks on the US, the UK, Central/Eastern Europe, Russia, Ukraine, Turkey and South American countries for Monetary Policy Meetings.


  • Macroeconomic analyses
  • Studies of monetary policy
  • Studies of macro prudence policy
  • European economies


  • 2007-2014 Bank of Japan, International department