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Researchers

NABESHIMA Kaoru

NABESHIMA Kaoru
Chief Senior Researcher, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center


Research Field:
Chinese Economy, Malaysian Economy, Development Economics, Industrial Development, Innovation

Education / Research Experience

Education:
Ohio Wesleyan University, BA in Economics and German Literature, 1994
University of California, Davis, MA in Economics, 1997
University of California, Davis, Ph.D. in Economics, 2001

Professional Career:
The World Bank, Development Economics Research Group, 2001-2009
Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Kobe (Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies), 2005 & 2006
The World Bank, The World Bank Institute, 2009
Visiting Associate Professor, Osaka University (Osaka University School of International Public Policy), 2009
IDE-JETRO, Development Studies Center, 2010-2011
Technological Innnovation and Economic Growth Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center, 2011-2013
Chief Senior Researcher, Inter-disciplinary Studies Center, 2013-

Major Works

  • Yusuf, Shahid, and Kaoru Nabeshima. Two Dragon Heads: Contrasting Development Paths for Beijing and Shanghai. Washington, DC: World Bank. 2010.
  • Yusuf, Shahid, and Kaoru Nabeshima. Tiger Economies Under Threat: A Comparative Analysis of Malaysia’s Industrial Prospects and Policy Options. Washington, DC: World Bank. 2009.
  • Yusuf, Shahid, William Saint, and Kaoru Nabeshima. Accelerating Catch-up: Tertiary Education for Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa, Washington, DC: World Bank. 2009.
  • Kodama, Fumio, Shahid Yusuf and Kaoru Nabeshima. “Introduction to special section on university-industry linkages: the significant of tacit knowledge and the role of intermediaries” Research Policy 37(6): 1165-1166. 2008.
  • Yusuf, Shahid, Kaoru Nabeshima, and Shoichi Yamashita (eds.), Growing Industrial Clusters in Asia, Serendipity and Science. Washington D.C.: World Bank. 2008
  • Hershberg, Eric, Kaoru Nabeshima, and Shahid Yusuf. “Opening the Ivory Tower to Business: University-Industry Linkages and the Development of Knowledge-intensive Clusters in Asian Cities” World Development 35(6): 931-940. 2007.
  • Yusuf, Shahid, Kaoru Nabeshima, and Wei Ha. “Income and Health in Cities: The Messages from Stylized Facts.” Journal of Urban Health 84(S1): 35-41. 2007.
  • Yusuf, Shahid and Kaoru Nabeshima (eds.) How Universities Promote Economic Growth, Washington, DC: World Bank. 2007.
  • Yusuf, Shahid, Kaoru Nabeshima, and Dwight H. Perkins. "China and India Reshape Global Industrial Geography," in Winters, L. Alan and Shahid Yusuf (eds.), Dancing With Giants: China, India, and the Global Economy. Washington, DC: World Bank. 2007.
  • Yusuf, Shahid and Kaoru Nabeshima. Post-Industrial East Asian Cities, Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press. 2006.
  • Yusuf, Shahid and Kaoru Nabeshima. China’s Development Priorities, Washington, DC: World Bank. 2006.
  • Yusuf, Shahid, Kaoru Nabeshima, and Dwight H. Perkins. Under New Ownership: Privatizing China’s State-Owned Enterprises. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. 2005.
  • Yusuf, Shahid, and Kaoru Nabeshima. “Creative Industries in East Asia” Cities 22(2):109-122. 2005.
  • Yusuf, Shahid, M. Anjum Altaf, and Kaoru Nabeshima (eds.). Global Production Networking and Technological Change in East Asia. New York: Oxford University Press. 2004.
  • Yusuf, Shahid, M. Anjum Altaf, and Kaoru Nabeshima (eds.). Global Change and East Asian Policy Initiatives. New York: Oxford University Press. 2004.
  • Nabeshima, Kaoru. “Technology Transfer in East Asia: A Survey” in Shahid Yusuf, M. Anjum Altaf, and Kaoru Nabeshima (eds.). Global Production Networking and Technological Change in East Asia. New York: Oxford University Press. 2004.
  • Yusuf, Shahid, M. Anjum Altaf, Barry Eichengreen, Sudarshan Gooptu, Kaoru Nabeshima, Charles Kenny, Dwight H. Perkins, and Marc Shotten. Innovative East Asia: The Future of Growth. New York: Oxford University Press. 2003.
  • Complete list of publications pdf (158KB)

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Membership of Academic Societies
American Economic Association
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