OKAMOTO Yumiko

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Name
OKAMOTO Yumiko
Affiliation
Doshisha University
Section
Faculty of Policy Studies Department of Policy Studies
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(University of Hawaii), M.A.(Ohio University), M.A.I.A(Ohio University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1990
   
 
Engineering Consulting Firms Association of Japan Research Associate,  
 
1991
 - 
1994
Institute of Developing Economies Researcher,  
 
1995
 - 
1999
Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies, Kobe University, Associate Professor,  
 
1996
 - 
1997
Graduate School of International Economics and Finance, Brandise University, Visiting Associate Professor
 
1999
 - 
2003
Graduate School of International Development Studies, Nagoya University, Associate Professor
 
2004
 - 
Today
Faculty of Policy Studies, Doshisha University, Professor
 
Aug 2004
   
 
La Plata National University in Argentina, Visiting Professor
 
Aug 2005
   
 
Instituto de Estudios Internacionales, Universidad de Chile, Visiting Professor
 
Sep 2006
   
 
Department of Economics, Nanjing Audit University, Visiting Professor
 
Apr 2009
 - 
Aug 2009
Gothenburg University in Sweden, Visiting Researcher
 
Sep 2009
 - 
Mar 2010
SPRU, University of Sussex (Visiting Fellow)
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1989
Graduate School, Division of Economics, University of Hawaii
 
 
 - 
1985
Graduate School, Division of Economics, Ohio University
 
 
 - 
1984
Graduate School of International Relations, Ohio University
 
 
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1983
Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
 

Misc

 
Japan's Innovation Strategy Toward Asia
Okamoto, Yumiko
Public Policy Review   10(1) 77-108
A Comparative Study on Regenerative Medicine Industries among Japan, US and UK: Toward the Construction of a New 'Systems of Innovation Approach'
Okamoto, Yumiko
Doshisha Policy and Management Review   15(2) 109-126   2014
Japan's Innovation Strategy toward Asia
Okamoto, Yumiko
Financial Review   通巻第116号(第5号) 65-87   2013
APEC and Innovation Policy
Okamoto, Yumiko, Yukiko Fukasaku
Doshisha Policy and Management Review   14(2) 79-91   2013
Stem Cells as a Driver of the Knowledge Economy:Progress and Challenges Facing Scotland
Okamoto, Yumiko
SPRU Electronic Working Paper Series   SEWP189    2011

Books etc

 
Chapter2 ”Future of Myanmar: Globalization Opportunities and Challenges Facing Developing Countries"
OKAMOTO Yumiko
Gakugei Press   2014   
Chapter13”Innovation Policy and APEC" in A New Economic Order in the Asia-Pacific Region: TPP and other East Asian FTAs
OKAMOTO Yumiko
Keiso Shobo   2013   
”Japan's Role on the New Economic Map: What is Japan's New Identity in the 21st Century? " In EU-Asia and the Re-Polarization of the Global Economic Arena (Advanced Research on Asian Economy and Economies of Other Continents)
OKAMOTO Yumiko, Lars Oxelheim (editor)
World Scientific Pub Co Inc   2012   
"Industrial Clusters in East Asia" in Japan's Commercial Theory and Policy
OKAMOTO Yumiko (Part:Joint Work, 197-212)
2011   
(Dynamic Changes in East Asian Economies)
OKAMOTO Yumiko (Part:Joint Work, 73-90)
Koyo Shobo   2009   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Stem Cells as a Key Driver of the Knowledge Economy : Progress and Challenges Facing Scotland
23rd SASE Annual Conference   2011   
A New Geography of Innovation? Opportunities and Challenges Facing the Asia-Pacific Region
APEC Study Center Consortium Conference 2011   2011   
APEC and Innovation: Lessons to Learn from Europe
APEC Study Center Consortium Conference   2012   
“Paradox of Japanese Biotechnology: Can the Regional Cluster Development Approach be a Solution?”
A paper presented at the International Workshop titled Companies in Asia: Innovation, Industrial Dynamics, and Networks in Asia. (Gothenburg, Sweden)   2008   

Association Memberships

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Reconsideration of the Theory of Innovation Systems through a Comparative Study on Stem Cell Companies in Japan, US and UK
Project Year: 2011 - 2012
Eu - Asia research project titled The Repolarization of the Global Economic Arena
Project Year: 2009 - 2011
An Analysis on the Burmese Economy using the Theory of the Systems of Innovation
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2012 - 2013
The purpose of this research is three-fold. First is to construct a data base of basic statistics on the Burmese economy. Second is to analyse the development potential of the Burmese economy using the theory of the systems of innovation. Third...
Development Opportunities and Challenges Facing Myanmar Using the Systems of Innovation Approach
Challenging Exploratory Research
Project Year: 2012 - 2013

Social Contribution

 
A member of the Myanmar-Japan Eco-Tourism (Japan's NGO)
[]  2011 - 2012