ITO Akitoshi

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ITO Akitoshi
Hitotsubashi University
Graduate School of Business Administration Department of Business Administration
Job title
Ph.D. in Business Administration(University of Western Ontario)
Other affiliation
Hitotsubashi University

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 1997
Mar 2000
Assistant Professor, Department of Management, Tokyo Keizai Univ.,
Apr 2000
Mar 2002
Assistant Professor, International Management,, International Univ.
Apr 2002
Mar 2004
Associate Professor, International Management,, International Univ.
Mar 2004
Mar 2005
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business Administration (Canada),, Univ. of Regina
Apr 2005
Jul 2007
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Business Sciences, Univ. of Tsukuba


Mar 1986
Economics, Faculty of Economics, The University of Tokyo
Mar 1998
Ph.D. Program in Finance, Graduate School, Division of Business Administration, Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario (Canada)
Mar 1990
MBA Program, Graduate School, Division of Business Administration, Keio University

Awards & Honors

Apr 2005
FMA-AsianFA 2005 Conference Best Paper Award
Apr 1998
Chicago Board Options Exchange Competitive Research Award (1998)

Published Papers

Underpricing, Subsequent Equity Offerings and the Long-run Performance of Japanese IPOs (jointly worked)
伊藤 彰敏(Takehiko Isobe and Joseph Kairys)
Asia-Pacific Financial Markets   5(3)    Apr 1998   [Refereed]
Profits on Technical Trading Rules and Time-Varying Expected Returns: Evidence from Pacific-Basin Equity Markets
Akitoshi Ito
Pacific-Basin FinanceJournal   7(3-4)    Apr 1999   [Refereed]
伊藤 彰敏
東京経大学会誌   218 83-97   Apr 2000   [Refereed]
"Bank Underwriting of Corporate Bonds and Conflicts of Interest" (jointly worked)
Masaru Konishi
73-100   Apr 2000
Investor Familiarity and Home Bias: Japanese Evidence (jointly worked)
伊藤 彰敏(Takato Hiraki and Fumiaki Kuroki)
Asia-Pacific Financial Markets   10(4) 281-300   Apr 2003   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

The Long-term Performance of PIPEs in Japan
Akitoshi Ito and Yoshiaki Nose
NFA conference   22 May 2010   Nippon Finance Association
Corporate Investments in Intangible Assets, Cash Holdings and Dividend Behavior: Empirical Examinations Using Japanese Data
Akitoshi Ito and Yoshiaki Nose
NFA conference   14 May 2011   Nippon Finance Association
Empirical Examinations of the Relationship between Intangible Assets and Dividend Policies: Evidence from Japan
FMA Annual Meeting   17 Oct 2012   FMA
How Do Financial Conglomerates Determine Underwriting and Allocation of IPOs?
Akitoshi Ito (Co-authored byTakato Hiraki, Toshiki Honda, and Ming Liu)
Nippon Finance Association Annual Meeting   21 May 2016   日本ファイナンス学会
R&D Investments, Dividend Policies and Cash Holdings
Akitoshi Ito (Kenichi Nagasawa)
Nippon Finance Association Annual Meeting   21 May 2016   Nippon Finance Association

Research Grants & Projects

Japanese Corporate Group and Corporte Governance
Project Year: May 1949   
Strategic Inflexibility and Corporate Governance
Joint Research(Domestic joint research)
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2009
Impact of Share Repurchases on Stock Prices and Liquidity
Joint Research(Domestic joint research)
Project Year: Apr 2005 - Mar 2006
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2002 - Mar 2004
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2006 - Mar 2008