The Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation

Awardees who worked in Japan

Okita, Saburo

An economist who worked to enlarge Japan's consciousness of the Asian and Pacific community of which it must be a part through his writing, training economists, and providing officials, company executives and journalists with economic information

Tobata, Seiichi

A Japanese professor of agriculture, and a pioneer of agricultural economics who made important contributions to development of agricultural science and research and to charting Japanese agricultural policies