December 9, 2015

Business Review Vol.63 No.3 WIN. 2015

Vol.63 No.3 WIN. 2015 (In Japanese)














A leading management journal in Japanese,
which builds a bridge between theory and practice.

EDITED BY
Hitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation Research
PUBLISHED BY
Toyo Keizai Inc.



The Destruction and Creation of the Chinese Model


Osamu Tanaka
"Lights and Shadows of Chinese Macroeconomy"

Toshihiro Nishiguchi / Motoko Tsujita
"Can the Wenzhou Model That Has Led Spontaneous Capitalism in China Outgrow Itself?: The Prosperity and Limits of Wenzhou Firms’ Community Capital"

Yaichi Aoshima / Wang Wen
"Effective Mobilization of Scarce Resource through Social Networks: Exploring Mechanisms that Accelerated the Growth of the Chinese PV Industry"

Jiang Hong / Liu Xiangli / Huang Yanghua / He Jun
"Alibaba: The Road towards a Multi-platform Empire"

Xu Hangming
"Growth of China Companies and Reverse Innovation 2.0"

Masatoshi Fujiwara
"Conceptualization and Local Adaptation of Strategy"

●Critical Eyes: Authenticityl
 Mitsutoshi Otake

●Leaders of MOT
 Michiko Ogawa
  Interviewed by Kentaro Nobeoka, Yaichi Aoshima and Manabu Eto

●Business Cases
 Genjiro Kosaka
  "Morpho: Decade-long History of Image Processing Technology Venture from University of Tokyo"

 Kazumi Nishino
  "Ryohin Keikaku: Penetrating the Vision of a Simple, Pleasant Life in China"

●The Management of MUJI (3)
  Hidehiko Nishikawa

●Colum: (3)
  The "New" New Value Creation Strategy: Thinking of Open Innovation
  Hiroshi Shimizu

●Management Forum 
 Uichiro Niwa
(Grand Master of Japan-China Friendship Association, 
Former Japanese Ambassador to China)
 Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura and Masatoshi Fujiwara

●From My Bookshelf
  Yasuhiro Hattori
  Yuko Kawamoto

November 17, 2015

Researcher Profile Konno, Yukiko

Konno, Yukiko   Adjunct Assistant Professor


Quantitative analysis of management

E-mail: konno☆iir.hit-u.ac.jp (to use this email address, please replace the ☆ with an @ mark)
Phone: +81-42-580-8411
Fax:   +81-42-580-8410

【Career】
2014-2015    Research Specialist,
                   Financial Research Center of the Financial Services Agency
2015           Ph.D. in Business Administration, Yokohama National University
2015–2015    Fellow, RIETI
2015-present  Adjunct Assistant Professor,
                    Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University

【Recent Research Themes】
Quantitative analysis of company’s activity and industry organization
Finance / corporate finance

October 29, 2015

Forum2015.11.25 Nabil Abou Lebdi

Innovation Forum 2015.11.25 Nabil Abou Lebdi


Topic:
“Radical Innovation - A domain of SMEs? A novel test of the Schumpeterian Hypothesis”

Speaker:
 Nabil Abou Lebdi
(University of Luxembourg)


Date:
November 25th (Wednesday)  2015
from 12:15 ~ 13:15

Place:
 Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building

Organizer:
 Atsushi Ohyama
  Hiroyuki Okamuro

September 14, 2015

Business Review Vol.63 No.2 AUT. 2015

Vol.63 No.2 AUT. 2015 (In Japanese)





A leading management journal in Japanese,
which builds a bridge between theory and practice.

EDITED BY
Hitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation Research
PUBLISHED BY
Toyo Keizai Inc.



Strength amd Risk of Family Business


Akihiro Okumura 
"On Theories of Familly Business: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow"

Shigeru Asaba
"Family Business Research in Japan"

Wiwattanakantang Yupana / Jungwook Shin
"Family Business in Post War Japan: Empirical Eudience from Publicly Traded Firms from 1962-2000(IPO Year)"

Hirokazu Hasegawa / Takashi Yoneda
"Importance of Growth Stages and Governance in the Family Business"

Makoto Ohsawa
"Strength and Issues of Japanese Family Businesses: Family Charter and Family Office as a Powerful Solution"

Hidekazu Sone
"Learn from the Wisdom of hte World's Oldest Business Firm Kongo-gumi: Prerequisites for Longevity from the Aspect of Traditional Industrial Business System"


●Critical Eyes: "Razor-and-Razor-Blade" Business Model 
 Masatoshi Fujiwara

●Leaders of MOT
 Kazuya Onomichi
  Interviewed by Kentaro Nobeoka, Yaichi Aoshima and Hiroshi Shimizu

●Business Cases
 Shotaro Yamaguchi / Hiroshi Shimizu
  "OLYMPUS CORPORATION"

 Hisanaga Amikura / Takuya Miwa
  "JIN Co.,Ltd"
●The Management of MUJI (2)
  Hidehiko Nishikawa

●Colum: (2)
  The "New" New Value Creation Strategy: Thinking of Open Innovation
  Hiroshi Shimizu

●Management Forum
 Akira Takata (JAPANET TAKATA Co.,Ltd. ,  Founder, former president / 
 A and Live , Representative director)
 Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura

●From My Bookshelf
  Toshihiro Nishiguchi 
  Tomoko Kawakami 

August 11, 2015

Forum2015.11.4 Matthias Kipping

Innovation Forum 2015.11.4 Matthias Kipping

Topic:
“The Rise of Management Power: Business Schools, Consultants, Media”

Speaker:
 Matthias Kipping 
(Professor of Policy, Schulich School of Business, York University)


Date:
November 4th (Wednesday)  2015
from 12:15 ~ 13:45

Place:
 Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building

Organizer:
 Hiroshi Shimizu

July 9, 2015

Forum2015.7.15 Nobuyuki Hanaki

Innovation Forum 2015.7.15 Nobuyuki Hanaki
Topic:
“Cognitive Ability and Strategic Uncertainty in an Experimental Asset Market”

Speaker:
Nobuyuki Hanaki
(Aix-Marseille University)

Date:
July 15th (Wednesday)  2015
from 16:00 ~ 17:30

Place:
 Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building

Organizer:
 Atsushi Ohyama

June 19, 2015

Forum2015.7.16 Peter Ping Li

Innovation Forum 2015.6.24 Peter Ping Li


Topic:
“The second-home strategy for international strategic entrepreneurship”

Speaker:
Peter Ping Li 
(Asia Research Center, Copenhagen Business School)

Date:
July 16th (thursday)  2015
from 12:15 ~ 13:45

Place:
 Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building

Organizer:
 Masatoshi Fujiwara, Hiroshi Shimizu

June 18, 2015

Business Review Vol.63 No.1 SUM. 2015

Vol.63 No.1 SUM. 2015 (In Japanese)






A leading management journal in Japanese,
which builds a bridge between theory and practice.

EDITED BY
Hitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation Research
PUBLISHED BY
Toyo Keizai Inc.


“Last Frontier” AFRICA: What Do We Lean From There?


Seiichiro Yonekura 
"Why Africa Now?: The Last Frontier,
but the One Japan Is Going to Face For the First Time"

Martyn Davies / Kira McDonald
"Japan's Shifthing Geopolitical and Geo-Economic Relations in Africa:
 A View From Japan Inc."

Tashmia Ismail
" New Markets, New Mindsets: Building Business in the African Base"

Michele Ruiters / Thierry Giordano
"Project Finance in Post-conflict and Fragile Situations: What Role For DFIs"

Kanako Sakai
"Japanese Companies Expanding into Africa"



●Critical Eyes: Organizational Forgetting as a Strategy
 Min Jungwon

●Leaders of MOT
 Satoshi Ogiso
  Interviewed by Kentaro Nobeoka, Yaichi Aoshima

●Business Cases
 Noriko Taji / Junji Fukuda
  "Enigmo Inc."

 Emiko Tsuyuki / Chuo University Graduate School of Strategic Manegement Tsuyuki seminar
  "Nihon Kotsu Co.,Ltd"

●The Management of MUJI (1)
  Hidehiko Nishikawa

●Colum: (1)
  The "New" New Value Creation Strategy: Thinking of Open Innovation
  Hiroshi Shimizu

●Management Forum
 Mohau Pheko (Ambassador, Embassy of the Republic of South Africa )
 Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura

●From My Bookshelf
  Sadao Nagaoka 
  Yayoi Tanaka 


Tomoki Sekiguchi
Behavioral Characteristics of Employees Leading to a High Level of Self-Efficacy for Business Creation
  Emi Osono

June 12, 2015

Forum2015.6.24 Kanchan Joshi

Innovation Forum 2015.6.24 Kanchan Joshi

Topic:
“A Study of Resource Constrained Project Scheduling Problems
with Preemption and Learning”

Speaker:
Kanchan Joshi 
(Data Scientist, Uhuru Corporation)

Date:
June 24th (wednesday)  2015
from 12:15 ~ 13:45

Place:
 Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building

Organizer:
Seiichiro Yonekura

June 2, 2015

Researcher Profile  Wan, Yunyun(Jiangyun)

Wan, Yunyun(Jiangyun)    Adjunct Assistant Professor


Industrial Organization, Health Economics, Law and Economics
Email: wan☆iir.hit-u.ac.jp (to use this email address, please replace the ☆ with an @ mark)
Phone: +81-42-580-8411
Fax: +81-42-580-8410

【Career】
2006            B.A. in Engineering Management, Hubei University, Wuhan, China
2009-2015        Teaching Assistant, Florida International University,
                       Miami, Florida, U.S.A
2010             M.A. in Economics, Florida International University
2010-2015        Tutor, Tutoring Center of the Economics Department,
           Florida International University
2015                Ph.D. in Economics, Florida International University
2015-present    Adjunct Assistant Professor,
                       Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University

【Recent Research Themes】
Industrial Organization, Health Economics, Economics

April 21, 2015

Forum2015.4.22 Ilir Haxhi

Innovation Forum 2015.4.22 Ilir Haxhi


Topic:
“Patent Enforcement under Strong Intellectual Property Rights:
The Liability of Foreignness in US Patent Litigation”

Speaker:
Ilir Haxhi
 (Assistant Professor,Amsterdam Business School, University of Amsterdam)

Date:
April 22th (wednesday)  2015
from 16:30 ~ 18:00

Place:
 Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building

Organizer:
Masaru Karube

April 2, 2015

Researcher Profile Ohyama, Atsushi

Ohyama, Atsushi   Associate Professor

Economics (Industrial Organization, Applied Microeconomics)
Born: 1974

E-mail: ohyama☆iir.hit-u.ac.jp (to use this email address, please replace the ☆ with an @ mark)
Phone: +81-42-580-8421
Fax: +81-42-580-8410

Web: https://sites.google.com/a/r.hit-u.ac.jp/atsushiohyama/

【Career】
1997 B.A., Department of Commerce, Yokohama City University
1999 M.A. (Economics), Graduate School of Economics, Keio University
2002 M.A. (Economics), University of Chicago
2008 Ph.D.(Economics), State University of New York at Buffalo
2008  Post-doctorate Researcher, IGB, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2009  Lecturer, School of Management, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2010  Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics and Business Administration,
         Hokkaido University
2015  Associate Professor, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University.

【Recent Research Themes】
Productivity and Industry Dynamics
Sub-market Creation and Industry Dynamics

March 13, 2015

Business Review Vol.62 No.4 SPR. 2015

Vol.62 No.4 SPR. 2015 (In Japanese)





A leading management journal in Japanese,
which builds a bridge between theory and practice.

EDITED BY
Hitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation Research
PUBLISHED BY
Toyo Keizai Inc.


Design Engineering: It Is Not the Alternative of “Function or Design”


Kentaro Nobeoka / Megumi Kimura / Atsushi Osanai 
"Creation of Design Value: Toward Integration of Design and  Engineering"

Shunji Yamanaka
"The Age of Design Engineering"

Kinya Tagawa
" Practice of Design Engineering"

Yuichi Washida
"Multinational Comparison of Designer's Roll in Bsuiness Process: US-Japan-China Comparison Survey Result"

Atsushi Akiike / Tohru (Kobayashi) Yoshioka
"Creating Excellent Industrial Designs by Multidisciplinary Engineers and Industrial Designers: An Empirical Study on  Japanese Digital Camera Manufacturers"

Yukari Nagai
"Design Knowledge to Lead Engineering toward Human Feelings"


●Critical Eyes: Workshop
 Yukie Umezu

●Leaders of MOT
 Kosuke Takei

●Business Cases
 Kunio Tanigawa / Noriko Taji
  "G-SHOCK: Product Development and Global Branding"

 Kei Fujiyama
  "Nitto Denko: The Mechanism of Turning Over a Disadvantage in the Reverse OsmosisIndustry"
 
●Invitation to Management Science
 Kiyonori Sakakibara / Yaichi Aoshima

●The Management is Stranger than the Theoretical(5)
  Hideki Yoshihara

●Management Forum
 Naoto Fukasawa
 Interviewed by Kentaro Nobeoka / Yuichi Washida / Megumi Kimura

●From My Bookshelf
  Shigeo Kagami
  Junko Kimura

●Porter Prize 2014 (14)
  Emi Osono

February 12, 2015

Forum2015.4.15 Min, Jungwon

Innovation Forum 2015.4.15 Min, Jungwon

Topic:
“Sensitivity of Alliance Termination to Pre-Alliance Formation Conditions: Expectation Effects of Alliance Partners”

Speaker:
Min, Jungwon
 (Assistant Professor, Faculty of Economics, Kyushu University)

Date:
April 15th (wednesday)  2015
from 17:00 ~ 18:30

Place:
 Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building

Organizer:
Masaru Karube

February 2, 2015

Symposium "Innovation Power of Small Countries" 2015.2.27

Symposium "Innovation Power of Small Countries" 2015.2.27

Organized by the
Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University

Date: 27 February, 2015
Time: 13:00 pm to 17:30 pm
Venue: National Center of Science Building, 2nd Floor (Gakujutsu Sogo Center)
    (Chiyoda Campus of Hitotsubashi University,
      2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyodaku, Tokyo, Japan)
Objective:
To expand the knowledge and develop the idea for innovation management and Innovation policy making.
 
Program:

13.00 Opening and Welcome
Professor NOBEOKA, Kentaro
 (Director, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University)

13.10 Keynote Speech
Title: Strategies of A Small Nation (Singapore) in Technological Innovation: Global Partnership and Talent Development
Professor HANG, Chang Chieh (National University of Singapore)

14:00
Preliminary Title:
Dr. BAUMANN, Caroline (Head of Economic and Financial Affairs, Embassy of Switzerland)

14:30 Coffee Break

14:40 Session 1
Title: Danish Strategic Participatory Design Approach
Dr. YASUOKA, Mika, Technical University of Denmark

Title: Dutch Food Valley Innovation System
Professor ITO, Munehiko & MATSUMOTO, Yoichi (Kobe University)

Title: Innovation Nation, Israel
NAKASHIMA, Isamu

16:20 Break

16:30 Session 2
Panel discussion
Lead
Professor WATANABE, Chihiro (National University of Singapore)  

17:30 Closing
Professor ETO, Manabu
(Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University)


*Registration:
Please contact sympo201502(at)iir.hit-u.ac.jp  by 10:00 February 25.
Please write
"Feburuary 27th Symposium" in the subject field and send the following information.
1) Name
2) Affiliation
3) Position

Workshop on the Disclosure Function of the Patent System 2015.3.7

Workshop on the Disclosure Function of the Patent System 2015.3.7
Date: March 7th (Saturday) 2015
Time: 13:00 pm to 17:30 pm
Venue: First Floor of National Center of Sciences Building (Gakujutsu Sogo Center)
    (Chiyoda Campus of Hitotsubashi University,
      2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyodaku, Tokyo, Japan))
    About a 4-minute walk from Exit 1b of Takebashi Station on the Tokyo Metro Subway Tozai Line

Preliminary Program:

13:00  Keynote speeches  (40 minutes each, 20 minutes Q&A)
Chair    Sadao Nagaoka
(1) “Do inventors value secrecy in patenting? Evidence from the American Inventor’s Protection Act of 1999,”
Stuart GRAHAM, Georgia Institute of Technology and USPTO

(2) “Patent systems and citation metrics,”
Bruno VAN POTTELSBERGHE, Dean, Solvay Business School

15:00  Coffee

15:30  Presentations of work in progress  (25 minutes each, 15 minutes Q&A)
Chair  Yosuke Okada
(1) “Effects of early patent disclosure on knowledge: evidence from the impact of   introducing Pre-Grant Publication System in the United States,” 
Yoshimi OKADA, Hitotsubashi University

 (2)  “Effects of early initiation of patent examination on the examination quality,”
     Isamu YAMAUCHI, RIETI

 (3)  “Use of grace period and its impact on knowledge flow: evidence from Japan,”
     Sadao NAGAOKA, Hitotsubashi University

17:30 Closing

**Acknowledgement
This research project is supported by the JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research JSPS(B:26285055). We would like to thank for this.

*Registration:
Please contact chosa(at)iir.hit-u.ac.jp by 10:00 March 3. Please write
"March 7th Workshop" in the subject field and send the following information.
1) Name
2) Affiliation
3) Position