Research Activities

Research Activities

Research Projects

FY 2016/2017 Research Topic: B-4-02
Regional Vitalization, Internationalization and Innovation: Theory and Empirical Analysis for Invigorating the Economies in the Hokuriku Region

Outline

This research project aims to quantitatively analyze the Hokuriku economies, including the extent to which firms are internationalized, characteristics of industrial clusters and the production and sales networks. The impacts of internationalization are also a target of the analysis. The research project will use the statistically analyzed data to make policy recommendations.

This research is jointly conducted with Fukui Prefectural University, Hokuriku AJEC and RIETI.

Period

April 2016 - March 2017

Members of the Research Project
[ Organizer ] KUMAGAI Satoru
[ Co-researchers ] GOKAN Toshitaka
[ Co-researchers ] HAYAKAWA Kazunobu
[ Co-researchers ] MARUYA Toyojiro (President, Research Institute for Regional Economics, Fukui Prefectural University)
[ Co-researchers ] KASUGA Hisao (Professor, Research Institute for Regional Economics, Fukui Prefectural University)
[ Co-researchers ] SUGIYAMA Yasuyuki (Professor, Faculty of Economics, Fukui Prefectural University)
[ Co-researchers ] KAWAMOTO Shinya (Lecturer, Faculty of Economics, Fukui Prefectural University)
[ Co-researchers ] ZHANG Xu (Project Researcher, Research Institute for Regional Economics, Fukui Prefectural University)
[ Co-researchers ] KOBAYASHI Makoto (Hokuriku AJEC)
[ Co-researchers ] SHIRAMATA Shuji (Hokuriku AJEC)
[ Co-researchers ] MAEDA Yasuhiro (Hokuriku AJEC)
[ Co-researchers ] HAMAGUCHI Nobuaki (Faculty Fellow / Program Director, RIETI)
[ Co-researchers ] KAMEYAMA Yoshihiro (Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Saga University)
Publications
  • Book to be published in English