NAKATA Yoshifumi

J-GLOBAL         Last updated: Mar 30, 2019 at 03:03
NAKATA Yoshifumi
Doshisha University
Faculty of Policy Studies Department of Policy Studies
Job title
Ph.D.(University of California), Master of Economics(Osaka University)

Research Areas



Graduate School, Division of Economics, Osaka University
1986 Economics, University of California, Berkeley
Graduate School, Division of Economics, Osaka University
Faculty of Economics, Osaka University

Committee Memberships

The Japan Society for Business Succession  Chairman of Board of Trustees

Awards & Honors

Noteworthy Books in Industrial Relations and Labor Economics


Nurses' pay in Japan: market forces vs. institutional constraints
Yoshifumi Nakata
Journal of Clinical Nursing   20(1+2) 43566   2011
Has Japanese Enterprise Changed?
Yoshifumi Nakata
Asian Business & Management   6(S1) 43593   2007
Has Lifetime Employment Become Extinct in Japanese Enterprise? : An Empirical Analysis of Employment Adjustment Practices in Japanese Companies
Yoshifumi Nakata
Asian Business & Management   6(S1) 33-56   2007
The labor market for Japanese Scientists and Engineers: Is the labor market externalized?
Yoshifumi Nakata and Satoru Miyazaki, Satoru Miyazaki
8(3) 95-117   2011
Why Do Japanese Companies File Patents in China? :Revisited
Nakata, Yoshifumi, ◎ Xingyan Zhang
Journal of Science and Technology Policy in China   4(2) 119-135   2013

Books etc

Work and Pay in the United States and Japan
NAKATA Yoshifumi, ◎Clair Brown (Part:Joint Work, 1-234)
Oxford University Press   1997   
Have Japanese Firms Changed? :The Lost Decade
NAKATA Yoshifumi (Part:Joint Work, 1-315)
Palgrave Macmillan   2011   
Increasing Labor Flexibility in Japan: The Role of Female Workers in Manufacturing
NAKATA Yoshifumi (Part:Joint Work, 191-210)
Cambridge University Press   2009   
Creating High Performing Engineers
NAKATA Yoshifumi (Part:Joint Work, 1-176)
Mechanism of Restructuring and Job Changes
NAKATA Yoshifumi (Part:Joint Work, 1-294)

Conference Activities & Talks

Business Succesion of Kyoto Firms
NAKATA Yoshifumi
Supporting Network for Business Creation and Succession of Kyoto Firms   2014   
Business Succesion of Kyoto Firms
NAKATA Yoshifumi
The Forth Annual Meeting of Japan Society for Business Succession   2013   

Research Grants & Projects

Career development of engineers
Project Year: 2007   
Business Succession
Project Year: 2007   
Characteristics of Japanese firms' employment adjustment: A Comparative Analysis
Analysis of Gender Wage differentials
A Comparative Analysis of Wage Determination with special attention on where it is negotiated.

Social Contribution

Policy Council on SME
[]  2011 - 2012
The Japan Society for Business Succession
[]  2009