Masashi Ueda

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Name
Masashi Ueda
Affiliation
Kyoto Sangyo University
Section
Faculty of Economics
Research funding number
10388423

Profile

Masashi Ueda is a researcher in Competition Policy Research Center, Japan Fair Trade Commission. He received his B.Ec. in Faculty of Economics, Kyoto University in 1998, and M.I. in Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University in 2000. He was an assistant professor in National Institute of Informatics and The Graduate University for Advanced Studies, Japan from 2006 to 2012, a visiting fellow in Crawford School of Economics and Government, Australian National University in 2006, and post doctorial fellow in Institute of Economics and Political Studies, Kansai University, Japan from 2003 to 2005. His concern is social effect of network structure and its competitive modelling. His analysis is focused upon public utility services, like high-speed Internet infrastructure, electronic industry, and open source software, based upon economics and management approach.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2012
 - 
Mar 2013
Researcher, Economist, Competition Policy Research Center, Fair Trade Commission, Japan
 
Jan 2006
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Mar 2012
Assistant Professor, National Institute of Informatics
 
2006
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2006
Visiting Fellow, Australian National University
 
Mar 2003
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Dec 2005
Post Doctoral Fellow, Kansai University
 

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Diffusion of e-Book in Japan from the View Point of Consumer Activities
Masashi Ueda
The 25th International Display Workshops   13 Dec 2018   
We collected 3,000 samples in March 2016 by online survey and found a tendency of consumption of e-book by Japanese consumers. Our major findings are following; 1) attachment to physical objects in Japanese consumers, 2) high MWTP for device and ...
A Study on Adoption of Alternative Services
Masashi Ueda
The 5th Multidisciplinary International Social Networks Conference   Jul 2018   
A Conjoint Analysis on e-book Market in Japan
Masashi Ueda
The 28th ITS European conference   Aug 2017   
A conjoint analysis of Japanese online distribution markets -a study based on 3,000 web survey
Masashi Ueda
The 4th Multidisciplinary International Social Networks Conference   Jul 2017   
An Analysis on Consumer Market of e-book in Japan
Masashi Ueda
The 14th ITS Asia-Pacific Conference   Jun 2017   
A Consumer Survey on e-book in Japan
Masashi Ueda
The 21st ITS Biennial Conference   Jun 2016   
An Analysis of e-book Market of Japan: Some Types of Diffusion Pattern of e-book Over Two-sided Market
Masashi Ueda
The Second Indian Regional ITS Conference   15 Dec 2015   
A Comparative Study on Business Model of Distribution
Masashi Ueda
17th Asia Pacific Management Conference   Oct 2015   
A Study on Business Structure of E-book in Non-English Language: Case Study of Japan
Masashi Ueda
20th ITS Biennial Conference   3 Dec 2014   
A Consumer Adoption Model for Smart Phone – A survey on Japanese younger generation
Masashi Ueda
25th European Regional Conference of the International Telecommunication Society   24 Jun 2014   
What they need for smart phone –a survey on Japanese younger generation
Masashi Ueda
The 8th International Conference on ICT Policy   17 Feb 2014   
A Study on Diffusion of e-Book – Contents Aggregation and Battle of Bargaining Power
Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunications Society 6th Africa–Asia–Australasia Regional Conference   Aug 2013   
Masashi Ueda
Japan-Taiwan Researchers' Talk   24 Apr 2013   Institute for World Affairs
A study of diffusion and acceptance of an electronic newspaper: The case of an Ehime newspaper
Shiro Uesugi, Hiroki Idota, Hitoshi Okada, Masashi Ueda, Peter Dell, Koji Yamaguchi
International Telecommunications Society 5th Africa-Asia-Australasia Regional Conference   Nov 2011   
Can “Ogasawara Phones” Survive? –A Conceptual Discussion of Adoption of Smart Phone
Masashi Ueda and Youshin Park
International Telecommunications Society 5th Africa-Asia-Australasia Regional Conference   Nov 2011   
In Japan various products and services are developed in very unique form. For instance there exists variety of sweets, stationeries, and even though mobile phone. We call this unique domestic customised feature phone as Galapagos phones sounds l...
Overview of the charging situation for digital contents in Japan ~ From the viewpoint of IPTV broadcasting~
Naonori Kato, Hiroki Nogawa, and Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunications Society 5th Africa-Asia-Australasia Regional Conference   Nov 2011   
In general, copyright laws play critical roles in regulating digital contents distribution. On copyright of TV programs, while the Supreme Court of Japan has judged two cases of copyright infringements in 2011 January, a new article on IPTV broadc...
Competition and collaborations on contents, distribution, and platform markets
Masashi Ueda
The 7th International Conference on ICT Policy   Sep 2011   
Framework of Identification Management for IT-enabled Services and e-Government - A consideration about the case of Japan
Shiro Uesugi, Masashi Ueda, and Yoshikazu Ujikane
3rd WASE International Conference on Information Engineering (WASE ICIE 2011)   Aug 2011   
An International Analysis on Diffusion Factor of IPTV
Masashi Ueda
Jul 2011   
Overview of the charging situation for digital contents in Japan -From the viewpoint of compensation for private sound and visual recording-
Naonori Kato, Hiroki Nogawa, and Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunications Society Asia-Pacific Regional Conference   Jun 2011   
A Successful Model of Regional Healthcare Information Exchange in Japan -Kagawa Prefectural Case Study
Daisuke Yamakata, Hiroki Nogawa and Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunications Society Asia-Pacific Regional Conference   Jun 2011   
A Modelling of Contents and Applications Distribution over Super Broadband Network – An experimental analysis of could computing services and app-style application distributions
Masashi Ueda, Yousin Park, and Yunju Chen
International Telecommunications Society Asia-Pacific Regional Conference   Jun 2011   
An analysis of the corporate strategy in the diffusion of innovation in ICT industry
Yunju Chen and Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunications Society Asia-Pacific Regional Conference   Jun 2011   
An international analysis of IPTV structure and efficiency
Masashi Ueda
The 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology Policy   Jul 2010   
The Effective Industrial Model for IPTV
Masashi Ueda, Yousin Park, and Yunju Chen
International Telecommunications Society 18th Biennial and Silver Anniversary Conference   Jun 2010   International Telecommunications Society
IPTV is thought to be one of a killer content over broadband access network and rapidly increasing its subscribers in Europe, Asia, and North America. In East Asia we can browse various business model in some industrial structures of IPTV.
In our...
Comparison of health information exchange between Japan and the United States
Daisuke Yamakata, Hiroki Nogawa, Hiroshi Tanaka, and Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunications Society 18th Biennial and Silver Anniversary Conference   Jun 2010   International Telecommunications Society
Japan has been suffering from lagging ICT deployment in medical field. This situation is our study focus, and in our previous study, we did a qualitative analysis of health information exchange. There we focused on security level of medical record...
The issues on the contents distribution in the network from the viewpoint of copyright law
Naonori Kato, Hiroki Nogawa, and Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunications Society 18th Biennial and Silver Anniversary Conference   Jun 2010   International telecommunication Society
Nowadays, the cloud technology has been widely deployed because of its scalability and its performance. Specific characteristics of cloud technology are floating and moving instances over the network, which causes legal issues against Copyright La...
Preliminary report on eID Survey in JAPAN
Ayako Komatsu and Masashi Ueda
eID Survey Expert Workshop   Apr 2010   Institute for Prospective Technological Studies
The structure of IPTV from the viewpoint of social welfare
Masashi Ueda
The 5th International Conference on Information and Communication Technology Policy   Jan 2010   
Cross-country comparison of regional social networking services: community participation and regional revitalization
Michiko Yoshida, Masashi Ueda, and Kazunori Minetaki
e Challenges   Oct 2009   European Union
A Comparative Study on Terrestrial Digital Television Transmission Policy
Masashi Ueda and Shoko Kiyohara
International Telecommunications Society 4th Africa-Asia-Australasia Regional Conference   Aug 2009   International Telecommunications Society
Critical Factors for Two Types of IPTV in Broadband Network
Masashi Ueda, Yousin Park, and Yunju Chen
1st Caribbean Regional International Telecommunications Society Conference 2009   Jun 2009   International Telecommunication Society
International Comparative Study on e-Claim in Healthcare Field
Daisuke Yamakata, Hiroyuki Nogawa, Hiroshi tanaka, and Masashi Ueda
1st Caribbean Regional ITS Conference 2009   Jun 2009   International Telecommunication Society
Transition for the Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting in Japan
Tadashi Mima and Masashi Ueda
Pacific Telecommunication Council   Jan 2009   Pacific Telecommunication Society
Digital TV Transition Policy
Masashi Ueda
Pacific Telecommunication Council   Jan 2009   Pacific Telecommunication Society
A Comparative Study of Diffusion Policy for Broadband in Japan, the U.S., and Korea
Masashi Ueda, Yousin Park, and Shoko Kiyohara
The 36th Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy   Sep 2008   
Next Generation Network and Media Convergence
Masashi Ueda
Next Generation Networking Workshop 2009   Aug 2008   
Mobile Broadband and Media Convergence in Japan
Masashi Ueda
Japan Centre Seminars 2008   Jul 2008   Japan Centre, Australia National University
Spectrum License Selection of 2.5GHz Wireless Broadband Access in Japan
Yoshihisa Matsumoto, Hitoshi Okada, and Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunications Society 17th Biennial Conference   Jun 2008   
A study on New Business Method over Media Convergence Networks
Masashi Ueda,Youshin Park
Digital Convergence and Business Model Workshop   Jan 2008   Korea Aerospace University
Cost Benefit Analysis of the Digital terrestrial Broadcasting in Japan
Tadashi Mima, Masashi Ueda, Hitoshi Okada
2007 Annual Meeting of Asian Law and Economics Association   Aug 2007   
http://aslea.org/Accepted%20Papers/Mima-Ueda-Okada-Sonehara.pdf
Analysis of Environmental Change Caused by Emerging Broadband Service and Consideration of New Competition Policy in Japanese Mobile Market’
Yuki Shoji and Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunication Society Africa-Asia-Australia Regional Conference   Aug 2007   
New Digital Divide by the transition for the Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting
Tadashi Mima and Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunication Society Africa-Asia-Australia Regional Conference   Aug 2007   
Next Generation Broadband Infrastructure Building
Masashi Ueda and Yuki Shoji
International Telecommunication Society Africa-Asia-Australia Regional Conference   Aug 2007   
u-Japan - A New Frontier in Mega-Competition’
Masashi Ueda
International Congress on Innovative IT-enabled Services in the New Economy- Web2.0 Services and e-finance   Feb 2007   
Broadband Infrastructure Building in Japan: Market and Public Policy
Masashi Ueda
Broadband Development and Public Policy   Dec 2006   Australia-Japan Research Centre, Australian National University
Optical Country, Japan - A Study for Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) Based Broadband
Masashi Ueda
Japan Centre Seminars 2006   Sep 2006   Japan Center, Australia National University
An analysis on Open Source License
Masashi Ueda
Kansai Opensource and Freeware 2004   Oct 2004   
An analysis of open source activity
Masashi Ueda etc.
Kansai Opensource and Freeware 2003   Nov 2003   

Misc

 
A Study on Diffusion of e-Book – Contents Aggregation and Battle of Bargaining Power
Masashi Ueda
Journal of Informatics and Regional Studies   6(1) 23-35   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Hiroshi Ohashi, Katsuhiko Izumi, Tatsuo Tanaka, Masashi Ueda, et. al.
CPRC Report Series   CR 13(01) 156   Jun 2013
A comparison analysis of smart phone competition model: Korean case and Japanese case
Masashi Ueda, Yousin Park, and Yunju Chen
International Telecommunications Society (ITS) 2012      Nov 2012
Information Privacy from the view point of BehaviouralScience
Masashi Ueda
Nextcom   8 22-31   Dec 2011   [Invited]
Yousin Park and Masashi Ueda
The 11th International Symposium on Applications and the Internet   545-549   Jul 2011
Yunju Chen, Masahi Ueda, and Yousin Park
The 10th Annual International Symposium on Applications and the Internet   328-331   Jul 2010   [Refereed]
Yousin Park, Yunju Chen, and Masashi Ueda
The 9th Annual International Symposium on Applications and the Internet   2009 216-219   Jul 2009   [Refereed]
IPTV Business over Value Network
Masashi Ueda
Journal of Informatics and Regional Studies   1(1) 137-163   Mar 2009
Critical Factors for IPTV Diffusion in Competitive Broadband Market Place
Masashi Ueda, Yousin Park, and Yunju Chen
Asia Pacific Conference on Information Management 2009   5 56-61   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
A Challenging Business Model of Information Appliance Vendors in Japan IPTV Market
Yunju Chen and Masashi Ueda
Asia Pacific Conference on Information Management 2009   5 62-70   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
Adoption of Technology: Rural Broadband Access Network Building
Masashi Ueda and Takeshi Nakazawa
Asia Pacific Conference on Information Management 2009   5 46-55   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
Media Convergence in Japan
Masashi Ueda
The 4th International Conference on Information Communication Technology Policy   55-81   Oct 2008   [Refereed]
IPTV Business over Value Network
Masashi Ueda
Second International Congress of Innovative IT-enabled Services      Sep 2008   [Refereed]
Spectrum License Selection of 2.5GHz Wireless Broadband Access in Japan
Yoshihisa Matsumoto, Hitoshi Okada, and Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunications Society 17th Biennial Conference      Jun 2008   [Refereed]
Analysis of Environmental Change Caused by Emerging Broadband Service and Consideration of New Competition Policy in Japanese Mobile Market
Yuki Shoji,Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunications Society Africa-Asia-Australasia Regional Conference 2007      Aug 2007   [Refereed]
New Digital Divide by the transition for the Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting
Tadashi Mima,Masashi Ueda
International Telecommunications Society Africa-Asia-Australasia Regional Conference 2007      Aug 2007   [Refereed]
Next Generation Broadband Infrastructure Building -A Case Study of FTTx Competition
Masashi Ueda,Yuki Shoji
International Telecommunications Society Africa-Asia-Australasia Regional Conference 2007      Aug 2007   [Refereed]
Tadashi Mima,Masashi Ueda,Hitoshi Okada,Noboru Sonehara
2007 Annual Meeting of Asian Law and Economics Association   1-7   Aug 2007   [Refereed]
A Comparative Study of Telecommunication Policy in Japan, the U.S., and Korea
Masashi Ueda
ICP   2006(011) 1-62   Mar 2007
We analyse the policy-making and market structures for telecommunications by reviewing broadband diffusion policy. We find that the policy-making processes of Japan, the U.S., and Korea are totally different from the traditional process. We also f...
Masashi Ueda
National Institute of Informatics News   (21) 2-2   Mar 2007
Masashi Ueda, Yousin Park, Shoko Kiyohara, Takeshi Nakazawa
Study Program on Information and Communication Policies   2006(11) 1-62   Mar 2007
Masashi Ueda
Study Program on Information and Communication Policies   2007(005) 1-16   Mar 2008
I found the activity pattern of advanced users by analysing the data from ‘Questionnaires of usage style of next generation network’, Info Com. The concern or attitude for public service like crisis or medical service highly influence on that of s...
u-Japan - A New Frontier in Mega-Competition
Masashi Ueda
International Congress of Innovative IT-enabled Services      Feb 2007
Masashi Ueda
International Conference on Software Engineering Advances 2006   46-48   Oct 2006   [Refereed]
An Empirical Analysis of Open Source Software License
Masashi Ueda,Takahiro Yuzuki,Chihiro Suematsu
The Third International Conference of Socionetwork Strategies      Jan 2006   [Refereed]
Module and Interface from the Transaction Cost Approach
Chihiro Suematsu and Masashi Ueda
The New Roles of System Sciences for a Knowledge-Based Society   126-128   Nov 2005   [Refereed]
Masashi Ueda, Takahiro Yuzuki, and Chihiro Suematsu
The First International Conference on Open Systems   50-53   Jul 2005   [Refereed]
Masashi Ueda
The International Symposium on Applications and the Internet 2005   381-383   Feb 2005   [Refereed]
Contents Delivery Network in Broad Band Society
Masashi Ueda, Takashi Masumoto
The Fourth International Conference on Office Automation and Information Management 2004   178-186   Nov 2004   [Refereed]
Open Source for Our Information Society: The Impact of Externality, Linux
Masashi Ueda
The Proceedings of Trilateral Seminar on Science, Society and the Internet   201-206   Jun 2004   [Refereed]
The Pricing of the Internet
Masashi Ueda
The First International Conference of Socionetwork Strategies   107-122   May 2003   [Refereed]
Contingent Valuation Using Internet
Masashi Ueda, Toru Matsumoto, Mitsutoshi Abe, and Tetsuro Sakai
International Workshop on Asia Pacific Advanced Network and its Applications   51-55   Feb 2000   [Refereed]
Environmental Valuation in Ise Bay
Masashi Ueda
The Fourth International Conference on the Mediterranean Coastal Environment and The Fourth Innternational Conference on the Environmental Management of Enclosed Coastal Seas   4(3) 1141-1148   Nov 1999   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Information Technology Policy and the Digital Divide
Mitsuhiro Kagami, Masatsugu Tsujiand Emanuele Giovannetti eds. (Part:Joint Work)
Edwards Elgar   May 2005   ISBN:184376413X
The interconnection and pricing of the Internet
pp. 282-302
Industrial Agglomeration: Facts and Lessons for Developing Countries
Mitsuhiro Kagami and Masatsugu Tsuji eds. (Part:Joint Work)
IDE-JETRO   May 2003   ISBN:4258560073
Recovery of Clusters in the Kansai Area: A Case Study of Shinsaibashi and Higashi Osaka
pp. 103-117
Digital Divide or Digital Jump: Beyond ‘IT’ Revolution
Mitsuhiro Kagami and Masatsugu Tsuji eds. (Part:Joint Work)
IDE-JETRO   May 2002   ISBN:4258560065
The Interconnection and Pricing of the Internet
pp. 168-190

Published Papers

 
A consumer analysis on e-book market in Japan based on a 3,000-sample survey
Masashi Ueda
Journal of Informatics and Regional Studies   9(1) 5-12   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
An Analysis on Smartphone Adoption for University Students
Masashi Ueda
Journal of Informatics and Regional Studies   8(1) 5-12   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
A Comparative Study on Business Model of Distribution in Japan
Masashi Ueda
Journal of Business and Economics   7(7) 1111-1117   Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Some Examples of Information Security and Privacy Issues from the View Point of Behavoural Science
Masashi Ueda
the Journal of IEICE   96(8) 656-661   Aug 2013   [Invited]
Shiro Uesugi, Masashi Ueda, and Yoshikazu Ujikane
Applied Mechanics and Materials   135-136 222-230   Oct 2011   [Refereed]
Managing identity is an issue that has been dealt with in various contexts. This paper explores the problem in identity management from the perspective of IT-enabled Services, with special emphasis on the Japanese context. It is an illustration of...
An Analysis of IPTV Competition Model
Masashi Ueda
Journal of Informatics and Regional Studies   3(1) 5-12   Mar 2011
Optimization of reversible sequential circuits
Abu Sadat Md. Sayem and Masashi Ueda
Journal of Computing   2(6) 208-214   Jun 2010   [Refereed]
In recent year’s reversible logic has been considered as an important issue for designing low power digital circuits. It has voluminous applications in the present rising nanotechnology such as DNA computing, Quantum Computing, low power VLSI and ...

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
A conjoint analysis of Japanese online distribution markets -a study based on 3,000 web survey
KDDI Foundation: 
Project Year: Jul 2017 - Jul 2017    Investigator(s): Masashi Ueda
JSPS: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): Shelly Chen
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A Study on Business Structure of E-book in Non-English Language: Case Study of Japan
KDDI Foundation: 
Project Year: Nov 2011 - Dec 2011    Investigator(s): Masashi Ueda

Education

 
Apr 1998
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Mar 2003
Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University
 
Apr 1994
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Mar 1998
Faculty of Economics, Kyoto university