The Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry, IAA (RIETI) has launched a research project, "Organizational and Strategic Challenges for R&D Internationalization of Japanese Firms: A Managerial Approach," lead by RIETI Faculty Fellow Dr. Kazuhiro Asakawa (Professor, Graduate School of Business Administration, Keio University, Japan), and is conducting a survey on the international R&D management practices of Japanese firms.
The survey is aimed at understanding the current R&D internationalization trends experienced by Japanese firms and the challenges they face, especially in organization and strategy, in order to gain insights on how managers can better cope with such challenges. If you have received a notice regarding the survey in the mail, RIETI would greatly appreciate your participation in the survey by filling out the questionnaire.
- Period: From October 2008 to December 2008
- Subjects: Japanese firms with overseas R&D facilities and the operations of those facilities
You may answer the questionnaire through the website of Nippon Research Center, Ltd. Please access via the URL below, go to the website for the questionnaire survey and enter the five-digit login ID printed on the upper-right side of the front page of the questionnaire.
Contact regarding the survey
Nippon Research Center, Ltd.
"Questionnaire on international R&D management of Japanese firms" Team
2-7-1 Nihonbashi-Honcho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 103-0023 Japan
TEL (Questionnaire survey): +81-3-6667-3192
Contact: Mr. Hagiwara or Mr. Ito
Research Institute of Economy Trade and Industry, IAA (RIETI)
11th floor, Annex, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
1-3-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-8901 JAPAN
Contact (Research Support): Mr. Nagase or Ms. Yajima