Faculty

Faculty

Global Economy Unit

Title Researchers Research Fields Individual Research Projects Personal Web Page
Professor Laixun ZHAO International Economy International Trade, Foreign Investment, Multinational Labor-Management Relations, Pollution
Professor Nobuaki HAMAGUCHI Regional Integration Empirial Analysis on Latin American Economic Development and Spatial Economics arrow
Professor Takahiro SATO Emerging Market Research on Economic Reforms in India and Labor Market in India arrow
Professor Junyi SHEN Economic Development Strategy Applied Econometrics, Environmental Economics, Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics
Associate Professor Kazumichi IWASA International Economy International Trade and Macroeconomic Dynamics
Assistant Professor Yoshimichi MURAKAMI Regional Integration Empirical analysis on the impacts of global economic integration on inequality and productivity in Latin America arrow

Corporate Competitiveness Unit

Title Researchers Research Fields Individual Research Projects Personal Web Page
Professor Ken-Ichi SHIMOMURA *2 Industrial Organization Economic Theory, Experimental Economics arrow
Professor Munehiko ITOH *1 Innovation Management The Analysis for Industrial and Enterprise Competitiveness in Japanese Firm
Professor Ralf BEBENROTH Corporate Governance Merger & Acquisition, Human Resource Management and International Business arrow
Professor Kimitaka NISHITANI International Management Corporate Environmental Management and Corporate Social Responsibility; Global Green Supply Chain Management arrow
Project Professor Kenji KOJIMA Corporate Governance Theoretical and Empirical Research on Strategic Management and CorporateGovernace
Associate Professor Yoichi MATSUMOTO Innovation Management Strategy and Management for Profiting from Innovations at Global Competitions
Associate Professor Miwa MATSUO Industrial Organization Economic growth and transportation accessibility in metropolitan areas, evaluation of public transit efficiency and effectiveness
Assistant Professor Jinhui CHEN *3 Innovation Management Intelligent Media, Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition and Computer Vision

Corporate Information Unit

Title Researchers Research Fields Individual Research Projects Personal Web Page
Associate Professor Satoshi FUJIMURA Corporate Records Analysis Analysis on Economic Structure in the Edo Period and the Growth of Trading Company 1868-1941
Associate Professor Kazunori MIWA Disclosure Analytical and Experimental Research on Accounting Disclosure
Associate Professor Keishi FUJIYAMA Accounting Information Analysis Empirical research on earnings management; International comparison and Japanese evidence
Assistant Professor Ryo KATO *3 Marketing Statistical analysis of consumer behavior based on big data, Bayesian statistics for social science
Project Associate Professor Kaoru KOSHIRO *3 History of Architecture Evaluation and Management of Built Environment performance

Global Finance Unit

Title Researchers Research Fields Individual Research Projects Personal Web Page
Professor Takashi KAMIHIGASHI *3 Macroeconomic Policy Analysis Dynamic Optimization and Macroeconomic Dynamics arrow
Professor Shigeto KITANO *1 International Monetary Policy International Macroeconomics: Globalization and Policy Responses arrow
Professor Nobuyoshi YAMORI Microeconomic Policy Analysis Empirical Research on Japanese Financial System arrow
Professor Kazuya KAMIYA Microeconomic Policy Analysis Monetary search theory, Contract theory
Project Professor Kazuo NISHIMURA *2 Macroeconomic Policy Analysis Nonlinear Economic Dynamics
Associate Professor Yasuo TAKATSUKI Microeconomic Policy Analysis Empirical Analysis on Early Modern Economy and Institutional Analysis on Japanese Financial Market
Associate Professor Masahiko SHIBAMOTO *3 International Monetary Policy Empirical Studies on Macroeconomic Effects of Japanese Monetary and Fiscal Policy arrow
Project Associate Professor Takeshi UCHITANE Macroeconomic Policy Analysis Applying Numerical Simulation to Evaluations of Urban Functions

Integrated Center for Corporate Archives (ICCA)

Title Researchers Individual Research Projects Personal Web Page
Professor Munehiko ITOH The Analysis for Industrial and Enterprise Competitiveness in Japanese Firm
Professor Junyi SHEN *4 Applied Econometrics, Environmental Economics, Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics

Office of Promoting Research Collaboration

Title Researchers Individual Research Projects Personal Web Page
Professor Shigeto KITANO International Macroeconomics: Globalization and Policy Responses

*1 stands for joint appointment with a brunch in RIEB.

*2 stands for joint appointment with The Center for Social Systems Innovation, Kobe University.

*3 stands for joint appointment with Center for Computational Social Science, Kobe University.
*4 stands for joint appointment with Research Unit.


Part-time Research Associate

Researchers Individual Research Projects -
Shinichiro KUMAMOTO Econophysics, Phase transition phenomena, and Elementary particle physics

Academic Researcher

Researchers Individual Research Projects -
Atsuko KAMIIKE Research on Development of Indian Pharmaceutical Industry

Post Doctoral Researcher

Researchers Individual Research Projects -
Kouhei SHIOZAWA Microeconomic Theory, Revealed Preference Analysis

Adjunct Researchers (in Japanese)