Kimura, Fukunari

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Kimura, Fukunari
Keio University
Faculty of Economics
Job title
MS (economics)(University of Wisconsin-Madison), Ph.D. (economics)(University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 1982
May 1986
Researcher, International Development Center of Japan
Sep 1991
May 1994
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, State University of New York at Albany
Apr 1994
Mar 2000
Jul 1995
Oct 1995
Sep 1997


Mar 1982
Political Science Course, Faculty of Laws, The University of Tokyo
May 1990
Economics, Graduate School, Division of Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Aug 1991
Economics, Graduate School, Division of Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Published Papers

Kimura Fukunari, Machikita Tomohiro, Ueki Yasushi
Economic Change and Restructuring      Jun 2015
<p>Technology transfers are important channels for firms in developing countries to get access to new technology and initiate innovation. This article examines the geographical pattern of technology transfers in the form of buyer-provided training...
Ando Mitsuyo, Kimura Fukunari
Asian Economic Papers   14(2) 1-35   Jun 2015
<p>Does outward foreign direct investment accelerate de-industrialization at home or generate domestic jobs and operations? This paper applies the job creation (JC)/destruction (JD) method to micro data of Japanese manufacturing firms and provides...
Kimura Fukunari
Asian Economic Papers   14(1) 28-30   Jan 2015
Kimura Fukunari
Asian Economic Policy Review   10(1) 176-177   Jan 2015

Books etc

New Frontiers in Asia-Latin America Integration: Trade Facilitation, Production Networks, and FTAs
Antoni Estevadeordal, Masahiro Kawai, and Geneshan Wignaraja (Part:Contributor, Internationalization of SMEs in Regional and Global Value Chains (p.140-169 with Hank Lim))
Sage   2015   
ASEAN and Regional Free Trade Agreements
Christopher Findlay (Part:Contributor, Pursuing a Consolidated Tariff Structure in the RCEP: Sensitivity and Inconsistency in ASEAN’s Trade Protection (p.149-170 with Arata Kuno and Yoshifumi Fukunaga))
Routledge   2015   
<p>This book focuses on relatively unexplored areas in pension and health care arrangements, including financing, in East Asia. The book aims to fill the literature gap on social protection in East Asia by covering issues such as pension and healt...
Strengthening Social Protection in East Asia, Oxon and New York
Fukunari Kimura (edited with Mukul G. Asher) (Part:Joint Editor)
Routledge   2015   
日本経済新聞社 (Part:Contributor, TPP交渉の焦点(上)—農業関税、補助金に転換を(218~223ページ))
日本経済新聞出版社   2014   
<p>Japan was the first non-Western country to accomplish successful industrialization, and the dominant perception of its 'industrial policy' had over-emphasized specific characteristics of Japan. However, from the perspective of today's developme...
Energy Market Integration in East Asia: Deepening Understanding and Moving Forward, Oxon and New York
Fukunari Kimura (edited with Yanrui Wu and Xunpeng Shi) (Part:Joint Editor)
Routledge   2014   

Conference Activities & Talks

How Far Can Regionalism Work for Production Networks in East Asia
ADB Flagship Study “Institutions for Regionalism (IFR) Mid-term Review Workshop: Governance Issues and Regional Comparisons   Aug 2009   
Production Networks and de facto Integration in East Asia
the KIET International Symposium   1 Jul 2005   Korea Institute for Industrial Economics & Trade (KIET)posium
The Possibility and Prospects of Northeast Asian Integration
the International Conference Commemorating the Opening of Incheon International Airport and the Northeast Asia Intellectuals’ Solidarity (NAIS) Movement   28 Nov 2001   

Teaching Experience


Research Grants & Projects

MEXT,JSPS: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): 木村 福成
Determinants and its impact of deepening of international production network in East Asia in heterogeneous firm framework
MEXT,JSPS: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): 木村 福成
The Role of Multinational Enterprises in International Production/Distribution Networks
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2010 - Mar 2014