Profile Information

Affiliation
Associate Professor, Center for Global Communications, International University of Japan
Degree
Ph.D. (Economics)
修士(経済学)

Researcher number
60769529
ORCID ID
 https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5488-2542
J-GLOBAL ID
201501072788199178
researchmap Member ID
B000246242

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Shinichi Yamaguchi is an associate professor at the Center for Global Communications, International University of Japan. He obtained his PhD in Economics at Keio University (Japan) in 2015. His field of expertise is econometrics. His research interests include social media and the digital economy. He has appeared in many media outlets, including NHK and the Nikkei. He was awarded the KDDI Foundation Award, the Takamiya Award of Academic Association for Organizational Science, the Paper Award of The Japan Society of Information and Communication Research (twice), and the Telecommunications Incentive Award in Social Studies. He published some books; The Complete Book of Social Media (Keiso Shobo), Who are The Extreme People? (Kobunsha Co., Ltd.), Why It’s Profitable (Soshisha Publishing), The Economics of Flaming and Word-of-Mouth (Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc.), etc. Additionally, he serves as a part-time lecturer at Waseda Business School, an advisor to SIEMPLE Inc., a senior economist at Economics Design Inc., an expert for Nikkei's Think!, and a director of the Japan Risk Communication Association. He is also a member of several government committees.


Books and Other Publications

  12

Papers

  51

Media Coverage

  412

Committee Memberships

  44

Misc.

  111

Presentations

  167

Academic Activities

  1

Social Activities

  60

Research Projects

  21