Shujiro Urata

Shujiro Urata

Senior Research Advisor to the President of ERIA





EXPERTISE


International economics, development economics

EDUCATION


1978

Ph.D. (Economics),
Stanford University

1976

M.A. (Economics),
Keio University

1973

B.A. (Economics),
Stanford University

EXPERIENCE


2009-

Senior Research Advisor to President of ERIA

2005-

Professor, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies, Waseda University

1996-

Research Fellow, Japan Center for Economic Research

2001-2011

Faculty Fellow, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI)

1997-1999

Director General, Research Institute, People's Finance Corporation

1994-2005

Professor, School of Social Sciences, Waseda University

1988-1993

Associate Professor, School of Social Sciences, Waseda University

1986-1988

Lecturer, School of Social Sciences, Waseda University

1981-1986

Economist, The World Bank

1978-1981

Research Associate, Brookings Institution, Washington, DC

PUBLICATIONS(Selected Books)


Industrial Policies in East Asia, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), 1992 (co-edited)
Measuring the Costs of Protection in Japan, Institute for International Economics,Washington, D.C., 1995 (co-authored)
Foreign Direct Investment: Gearing Towards Stronger Philippines-Japan Economic Relations in the 90's and Beyond De La Salle University, Manila, 1996 (co-authored)
Asia & Europe: Beyond Competing Regionalism, Sussex Academic Press, 1998 (co-edited)
Small Firm Dynamism in East Asia, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002 (co-edited)
Winning in Asia: Japanese Style, Palgrave, 2002 (co-edited)
Competitiveness, FDI and Technological Activity in East Asia, Edward Elgar, 2003 (co-edited)
Bilateral Trade Agreement in Asia-Pacific, Routledge, 2005 (co-edited)
Multinationals and Economic Growth in East Asia, Routledge, 2006 (co-edited)
Free Trade Agreements in the Asia-Pacific, World Scientific, 2010 (co-edited)

Others



Other Positions Held

Editorial Board Member of Academic Journal:
Developing Economies (chair)
Asian Economic Policy Review
Asian Economic Journal
ASEAN Economic Bulletin
Business and Politics

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