Okubo Toshihiro

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Name
Okubo Toshihiro
Affiliation
Keio University
Section
Faculty of Economics
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D(国際関係・経済学)(スイス・ジュネーブ大学、スイス・高等国際問題研究所(Graduate Institute, Geneva))

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Oct 2003
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Jun 2005
Graduate Institute of International and development Studies, Geneva, Research Assistant, SNF (Swiss National Fundation)
 
Jul 2005
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Sep 2006
University of Geneva, HEI, Post-doc fellow, SNF(Swiss national fundation)
 
Oct 2006
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Mar 2008
University of Manchester, IPEG, Research Associate
 
Apr 2008
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Mar 2011
マンチェスター大学IPEG
 
Oct 2008
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Oct 2008
浙江大学経済学院、客員研究員
 

Committee Memberships

 
Nov 2019
 - 
Today
国土交通省国土政策局  委員
 
Nov 2018
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Today
NIRA総合研究開発機構  客員研究員
 
Oct 2018
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Jul 2019
国土交通省土地・建設産業局  委員
 
Apr 2017
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Oct 2019
日本経済調査協議会  委員
 
2017
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2019
Review of Urban and Regional Development Studies  編集委員
 

Awards & Honors

 
Jun 2018
Elsevier and Pacific-Basin Finance Journal Sponsored Best Paper Award, 30th Asian Finance Association Annual Meeting
 
Feb 2017
慶應義塾大学「特選塾員」, 慶應義塾大学
 
Nov 2016
小田賞(研究奨励賞), 日本国際経済学会
 

Published Papers

 
OKUBO TOSHIHIRO
Review of International Economics   27(3) 803-821   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
© 2019 John Wiley & Sons Ltd The international trade literature confirms that the average productivity of exporters is higher than that of nonexporters, while economic geography studies establish that urban firms tend to be more productive than ...
Baldwin R., Okubo T.
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   52 53-67   Jun 2019
© 2019 Elsevier Inc. Offshoring and participation in global value chains (GVCs) are critical to understanding the rapid deindustrialisation of G7 nations and the rapid industrialisation of a handful of developing nations. This paper distinguishes ...
OKUBO TOSHIHIRO
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   51 110-128   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
© 2019 Elsevier Inc. This paper provides a quantitative analysis of the new EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA), the biggest bilateral deal that both the EU and Japan have concluded so far. It employs a generalized variant of the Eaton–K...
Okazaki T., Okubo T., Strobl E.
Journal of Economic History   79(1) 1-31   Mar 2019
© 2019 The Economic History Association. The Great Kanto Earthquake occurred on 1 September 1923 and inflicted serious damage on Yokohama City. About 90 percent of the factories in Yokohama City were burnt down or completely destroyed. However, th...
Creative Destruction of Industries: Yokohama City in the Great Kanto Earthquake 1923
OKUBO TOSHIHIRO
Journal of Economic History   79(1) 1-31   Mar 2019   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
人生100年時代の地方創生~住民による住民のための持続可能な地域創生とは~
一般社団法人 日本経済調査協議会   Nov 2019   
"Innovative Cluster policies: Evidence from Japan"
OKUBO TOSHIHIRO (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 6 in "Asian Innovation" Stanford University)
Stanford University   2019   
"Underlying sources of growth: first and second nature geography"
2019   
OKUBO TOSHIHIRO
「経済のプリズム」第170号、参議院   Jul 2018   
OKUBO TOSHIHIRO
「世界経済評論」2018年1・2月号 100~109ページ 文真堂   Dec 2017   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Export Orientation and Firm Innovation: The role of culture and governance [Invited]
OKUBO TOSHIHIRO
10th GEP-China Conference on China and the Unraveling of Globalization   Nov 2018   
By a Silken Thread: regional banking integration and pathway of financial development in Japan's Great Recession [Invited]
OKUBO TOSHIHIRO
JEN 2018 Conference   4 Sep 2018   
Export Orientation and Firm Innovation: The role of culture and governance
OKUBO TOSHIHIRO
JEN 2018 Conference   4 Sep 2018   
Underlying sources of growth: first and second nature geography [Invited]
OKUBO TOSHIHIRO
Book Conference on the Cambridge Economic History of the Modern World   10 Aug 2018   Hitotsubashi University and Oxford University
Quantifying the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement [Invited]
OKUBO TOSHIHIRO
TRIO Conference   27 Jul 2018   

Teaching Experience

 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Natural Disasters, International Trade and Economic Geography
MEXT,JSPS: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2024    Investigator(s): 大久保 敏弘
高質で強靭な産業集積の形成の理論・実証研究(科研費 基盤研究C)
MEXT,JSPS: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): 大久保 敏弘
高質で強靭な産業集積の形成の理論・実証研究(科研・基盤C)
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2016 - 2019
人口動態の空間経済分析(科研費・基盤B)
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2015 - 2017    Investigator(s): 佐藤泰裕
グローバル経済におけるリスクの経済分析~国際経済学の視点から~(科研費・基盤S)
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2014 - 2018    Investigator(s): 石川城太

Social Contribution

 
[Advisor, Informant, Investigater]  Feb 2019 - Jul 2019
持続可能な新しい日本の不動産市場整備に向けた提言
総合研究開発機構NIRA 地方創生・市町村活性化、地方財政、市町村首長の特性・リーダーシップに関する、フィールドワーク調査と政策提言
[Lecturer, Advisor, Informant, Investigater, Report writing, Contribution]  Sep 2018 - Today
日本の地域活性化と財政再建、地方創生のため、市町村首長の活動と実体をフィールドワーク調査し、政策を提言する。地方自治体からの日本経済・行政の改革、伝統文化と活力のある地域経済を考える。
野村総合研究所、国土交通省、立地競争力のさらなる強化に資する国際航空ネットワークに関する調査研究(産官学連携)
[Advisor, Informant, Investigater]  Jul 2017 - Mar 2018
既存の地方における空港及びインフラをフル活用することで地域活性化をする。地方空港を通じて、地方に外資やビジネスを呼び込むことによる、日本全体の経済の底上げを提案する。
[Commentator, Lecturer, Advisor, Informant, Planner, Investigater, Report writing]  Jun 2017 - Jun 2019
令和における新たな日本社会の創生と地方自治のあり方を提言。都市と地方のあり方を地域や現場、伝統文化の継承、住民の視点で考える。