Senior Research Advisor to the President of ERIA
Shujiro Urata is Professor Emeritus, Waseda University. He was Professor of International Economics, Graduate School Asia-Pacific Studies, Waseda University. He is currently Senior Research Advisor, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), Faculty Fellow at the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI), Specially Appointed Fellow at the Japanese Centre for Economic Research (JCER), Visiting Fellow, Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), and Distinguished Senior Fellow at the Institute of Developing Economies (IDE-JETRO). Professor Urata received his BA in Economics from Keio University, MA and Ph.D. in Economics from Stanford University. He is a former Research Associate at the Brookings Institution, an Economist at the World Bank. He specializes in international economics and has published a number of books and articles on international economic issues. His recent books include Achieving Inclusive Growth in the Asia Pacific, co-editor, Australian National University Press, 2020; Enhancing SME Participation in Global Value Chains, editor, Asian Development Bank Institute, 2021; and Globalization and Its Economic Consequences: Looking at APEC Economies, co-editor, Routledge, 2021
- 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
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