Hisamitsu Saito

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Hisamitsu Saito
Hokkaido University
Faculty of Economics and Business
Job title
Associate Professor
Ph.D.(Oregon State University)


Sep 2003
Mar 2008
Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Oregon State University
Aug 2001
Jul 2002
National Autonomous University of Mexico
Apr 2000
Mar 2003
Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University
Apr 1996
Mar 2000
School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University

Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2014
Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics and Business, Hokkaido University
Dec 2010
Mar 2014
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University
Nov 2008
Nov 2010
Research Associate, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine

Published Papers

Seasonality and Regional Productivity in the Spanish Accommodation Sector
Saito, Hisamitsu and João Romão
Tourism Management   69 180-188   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Saito, Hisamitsu and JunJie Wu
Journal of Regional Science   56 53-71   Jan 2016   [Refereed]
Saito, Hisamitsu
Journal of Regional Science   55 540-559   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Nguyen, Thinh, Hisamitsu Saito, Hiroshi Isoda, and Shoichi Ito
World Development   66 457-467   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
Saito, Hisamitsu and Yoko Saito
Agribusiness: An International Journal   29 147-161   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Saito, Hisamitsu, Munisamy Gopinath and JunJie Wu
Canadian Journal of Economics   44 541-560   May 2011   [Refereed]
Saito, Hisamitsu and Munisamy Gopinath
Journal of Regional Science   51 83-101   Feb 2011   [Refereed]
Saito, Yoko, Hisamitsu Saito, Takumi Kondo and Fumio Osanami
Research Policy   38 1365-1375   Oct 2009   [Refereed]
Saito, Hisamitsu and Munisamy Gopinath
Journal of Economic Geography   9 539-558   Jul 2009   [Refereed]
Measuring Japan’s Technical Barriers to Trade Based on the China’s Fruit Exports to Japan
Gao, Qianhui, Shoichi Ito, and Hisamitsu Saito
Agricultural Economics – Czech   64 141-147   Mar 2018   [Refereed]

Books etc

Globalization and the Rural-Urban Divide
Gopinath, Munisamy and Hanho Kim (Part:Contributor, The Dynamics of Plant Productivity and Regional Productivity Growth in Chile)
Seoul National University Press   Dec 2009   

Awards & Honors

Sep 2010
Young Scientist Award, Agricultural Economics Society of Hokkaido
Mar 2005
DeLoach Distinguished Graduate Fellowship, Oregon State University

Research Areas


Conference Activities & Talks

Agglomeration Economies, Productivity, and Quality Upgrading
Saito, Hisamitsu and Toshiyuki Matsuura
The 15th Summer Institute of the Pacific Regional Science Conference Organization   Jul 2018