Senior Research Advisor to the President of ERIA
Shujiro Urata received his PhD in Economics from Standford University in 1978. Before joining ERIA as a senior research advisor, he was affiliated with Waseda University wherein he served as professor since 1988. His focus of research is in international and development economics.
- International economics; and
- Development economics
Senior Research Advisor to President of ERIA
Professor, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies, Waseda University
Research Fellow, Japan Center for Economic Research
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)
Urata, S., co-ed., (2002), Small Firm Dynamism in East Asia, Kluwer Academic Publishers.
Urata, S., co-ed., (2002), Winning in Asia: Japanese Style, UK: Palgrave.
Urata, S., co-ed., (2005), Bilateral Trade Agreement in Asia-Pacific; London & NY: Routledge.
Urata, S., co-ed., (2006), Multinationals and Economic Growth in East Asia, London & NY: Routledge.
Urata, S., co-ed., (2010), Free Trade Agreements in the Asia-Pacific,World Scientific.
Urata, S., co-ed., (2012), Economic Consequences of Globalization: Evidence from East Asia, Routledge
Urata, S., co-ed., (2018) Emerging Global Trade Governance, Routledge
Other Positions Held
Editorial Board Member of Academic Journal
Co-editor of Asian Economic Policy Review