About the Institute

  • Name:
      Public Interest Incorporated Foundation
      The Institute for Research on Household Economics
  • Address:
      Maekawa Kudan Bldg. 3F, 2-3-7, Kudankita, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN
      TEL.:(03)3221-729 FAX.:(03)3221-7255
  • Establishment:
      July 18, 1986
  • Representative:
      Takao Komine, Chairman
      Shigeru Akaki, President
  • Endowment:
  • Number of Personnel:
      Research Fellow: 9 persons(including 5 dedicated research fellows)
      Other personnel: 4 persons


  • Research and study on household economics
  • Publication of research journals on household economics
  • Sponsoring research and lecture meetings on household economics
  • Providing grants for research on household economics
  • Education and enlightenment concerning household management
  • Other activities necessary to accomplish the objectives of the Institute

Access by public transportation

  • 7 minute walk from Kudanshita Station (Exit1), Hanzomon Line, Tozai Line & Toei Shinjuku Line
  • 15 minute walk from Iidabashi station (B2a), Yurakucho Line

  • JR
  • 15 minute walk from Iidabashi station (West exit), Chuo Line