URATA, Shujiro

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URATA, Shujiro
Waseda University
Faculty of International Research and Education Graduate School of Asia Pacific Studies
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Published Papers

『Financial Japan』   No. 052 56-57   Mar 2009
『商工ジャーナル』(観天希気)   1   Feb 2009
『日本経済新聞』(経済教室)   2009年1月19日    Jan 2009
(演説館)『三田評論』   68-71   Dec 2008
Shujiro Urata (with Kozo Kiyota, Tomoyuki Matsuura and Yuhong Wei)
World Development, Volume 36, Issue 8, August 2008   1938-1414   Aug 2008

Books etc

日本経済新聞社   Feb 2009   
日本貿易振興会   Jun 2007   
日本経済新聞社 浦田秀次郎 監訳   Mar 2007   
岩波書店   Mar 2007   
Multinationals and Economic Growth in East Asia
Shujiro Urata (co-edited with Chia Siow Yue and Fukunari Kimura)
Routledge, New York,   2006   

Research Grants & Projects

Project Year: 2010 - 2013
Whether or not exports and foreign direct investment contribute to enhance the international competitiveness of the firms is an important question for both Japanese business circles and policy makers. This research project attempts to answer this ...
Project Year: 2008 - 2011
Using the dataset of parts and components trade and Japanese FDI, we investigate the influence of FDI by Japanese firms on parts and components exports. Controlling endogeneity problems in estimation, we find that the positive effect of FDI on par...
Project Year: 2006 - 2007
In this study we investigated the relationship between trade structures at industry and firm level and firm's productivity for three countries. Especially we tested the impact of imported intermediate on firm's performance.
In all three South-East...
Project Year: 2004 - 2006
The liberalization of Trade had contributed to East-Asia's Economic Development. However after the currency crisis in Asia, that happened in 1997, the development seemed to be stopped To prevent such crisis from occurring again, East-Asian countri...
Project Year: 1997 - 1999
In the last year of the three-year research project, we focused on the Chinese economy and conducted a fieldwork in the shanghai-Suzhou and Shenzhen-Hong Kong areas in July 1999. We visited a number of affiliates of Japanese and other nationalitie...