YAMANOI, Junichi

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YAMANOI, Junichi
Waseda University
Faculty of Commerce School of Commerce
Job title
Associate Professor
PhD in Business Administration(University of Connecticut)
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

: Research Associate, Waseda University
: Graduate assistant, University of Connecticut
: Specially-Appointed Associate Professor, Faculty of Policy Studies, Chuo University
: Postdoctoral fellow, Chinese University of Hong Kong
: Associate Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Waseda University

Awards & Honors

Jul 2016
Finalist, the Alan M. Rugman Most Promising Scholar Award, Academy of International Business
Sep 2011
Finalist, the Best Conference PhD Paper Prize at the 31st Annual Conference of Strategic Management Society, 2011.
Sep 2011
Nominee, the Best Conference Paper Prize at the 31st Annual Conference of Strategic Management Society, 2011.
CIBER Dissertation Research Award, 2010.

Published Papers

Yamanoi, Junichi; Asaba, Shigeru
Global Strategy Journal   8(1) 106-135   Feb 2018
Copyright © 2017 Strategic Management Society Research Summary: In this study, we adopt a socioemotional wealth perspective to examine the influence of family ownership on foreign direct investment. When establishing foreign subsidiaries, firms wi...
The impact of family ownership on establishment and ownership modes in foreign direct investment: The moderating role of corruption in host countries.
Junichi Yamanoi, Shigeru Asaba
Global Strategy Journal      2017   [Refereed]
Tsang, E. W. K. & Yamanoi, J.
Strategic Management Journal   37(11) 2291-2306   2016   [Refereed]
Puppets fight as puppet masters wish: The influence of shareholder overlap on interfirm rivalry
Yamanoi, Junichi
Chuo Journal of Policy Sciences and Cultural Studies   23 1-19   2015
The Research Trend of Family Business
Iriyama Akie;Yamanoi Jun-ichi
Organizational Science   48(1) 25-37   2014
In this paper, we review previous theoretical and empirical works on family business in the management and finance literatures. We particularly focus on the issue of alignment between ownership and management. We introduce three major theories─age...

Conference Activities & Talks

Partner selection in horizontal alliance formation: A competitive dynamics perspective
The 69th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (Business Policy and Strategy Division), Chicago, IL.   
Competition networks: The influence of relational and structural embeddedness on competitive activity
The 31st Annual Conference of the Strategic Management Society, Miami, FL.   
The impact of rival firms’ executive succession on firm competitive behavior
The 31st Annual Conference of the Strategic Management Society, Miami, FL.   
Post-merger cultural integration from a social network perspective: A computational modeling approach
The 5th Intra-Organizational Networks (ION) Conference, Lexington, KY.   
The location choice of regional headquarters: The impact of local subsidiary distance
The 75th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (International Management Division). Vancouver, Canada.   

Research Grants & Projects

The impact of managers' work-family spillover on entrepreneurship and firm performance
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2022
The Impact of Technological Relatedness on Firm Performance after Acquisitions
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2018
This study examines how technological relatedness between acquiring and acquired firms influences after-acquisition performance, measured based on financial and innovation outputs. Its sample is acquisitions implemented by Japanese listed firms fr...
How Japanese Firms Profit from Environmental Innovation
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018
This research project investigated why and how firms develop and deploy capabilities to mitigate the impact of business activities on the natural environment. 4 separate studies into this topic found that: 1. firms developing pollution reducing te...
Board reform and corporate scandal: Empirical analysis on the executive officer system and outside directors
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2017
This project aimed at academic and pragmatic contribution for corporate governance reforms in Japan by statistically analyzing the mutual relationship between the characteristics of board of directors and corporate scandals.The first task was to c...
The Impact of Parent Firms' Temporal Orientation in Investment on their Joint Ventures
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2016
Although management scholars have started to examine a firm’s temporal orientation in investment, little attention has been paid to how multiple firms’ temporal orientations interactively influence the performance of their cooperation. Using the p...