Kenichi Kuroiwa is a fourth-year Ph.D. student in the Agricultural and Applied Economics Department at the University of Georgia. His fields of interest include agricultural economics, environmental economics, and labor economics. His current research focuses on examining the effects of climate change on agricultural production and adaptation in the United States and Japan. Kenichi Kuroiwa holds an M.A. in Economics from Hitotsubashi University and a B.A. in Liberal Arts and Science from the University of Tokyo.