KIKKAWA Takeo

KIKKAWA Takeo

KIKKAWA Takeo

Faculty Fellow (until December 31, 2015)

Professor, Graduate School of Commerce and Management, Hitotsubashi University

Activities at RIETI

Research Projects

Education

1996 Doctor, Economics, the University of Tokyo
1977 Economics, the University of Tokyo
1975 B.A., Economics, the University of Tokyo

Experience

April 2007-Present Professor, Graduate School of Commerce and Management, Hitotsubashi University
October 1998-March 1999 Guest Professor of Berlin Free University
June 1998-December 2004 Guest Professor of Yonsei University
May-June 1996 Guest Professor of St. Gallen University
April 1996-March 2007 Professor of Institute of Social Science, the University of Tokyo
October 1993-March 1995 Associate Professor of Institute of Social Science, the University of Tokyo
September 1987- August 1988 Visiting Scholar of Harvard Business School
April 1987-September 1993 Associate Professor of Department of Business Administration, Aoyama Gakuin University
April 1983-March 1987 Full-time Lecturer of Department of Business Administration, Aoyama Gakuin University

Selected Publications and Papers

Books
Nihon Keieishi, Shinpan [The Japanese Business History, New Version] , Yuhikaku, 2007 (co-written)

Nihon Fudousangyou Shi [Development of the Japanese Real Estate Industry], Nagoya University Press, 2007

Gendai Nihon Kigyou [The Contemporary Japanese Enterprise], 3 volumes, Yuhikaku, 2005-2006 (co-edited)

Chiiki kara no Keizai Saisei [Community Based Economic Renaissance], Yuhikaku, 2005 (co-edited)

Matsunaga Yasuzaemon [Yasuzaemon Matsunaga], Minerva Shobou, 2004

Nihon Denryokugyou Hattenn no Dainamizumu [Dynamism of Development in the Japanese Electric Power Industry], Nagoya University Press, 2004

Nihon no Kigyoukan Kyoso [Company Competition in Japan], Yuhikaku, 2000 (co-edited)

Erementaru Keieishi [Elemental Business History], Eisosha, 2000 (co-written)

Policies for Competitiveness: Comparing Business-Government Relationships in the 'Golden Age of Capitalism,' Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK and New York, USA, 1999 (co-edited)

Sangyo Shuseki no Honshitu [The Essence of Industrial Accumulations], Yuhikaku, 1998 (co-edited)

Nihon no Kigyou Shuudan [Company Groups in Japan], Yuhikaku, 1995

Nihon Keieishi 4 "Nihonteki" Keiei no Renzoku to Danzetsu [Continuity and Discontinuity of "Japanese -style" Management], Iwanami Shoten, 1995 (co-edited)

Nihon Keieishi [The Japanese Business History], Yuhikaku, 1995 (co-written)

Nihon Denryokugyou no Hatten to Matsunaga Yasuzaemon [Development of the Japanese Electric Power Industry and Yasuzaemon Matsunaga], Nagoya University Press, 1995

Papers
"Beyond the 'Lost Decade': Problems Confronting Japanese Companies, and Solutions," Business History Society, ed., Japanese Research in Business History, Vol. 23, 2006

"The Role of Matsunaga Yasuzaemon in the Development of Japan's Electric Power Industry," Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo, ed., Social Science Japan Journal, Vol. 9, No. 2, Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 2006

"Reorganization of Enterprises in Japan: The Response of Keiretsu and Small Companies," in Glenn D. Hook and Harukiyo Hasegawa eds., Japanese Responses to Globalizations: Politics, Society, Economics and Business, Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK, and New York, NY, 2006

"Toward the rebirth of the Japanese economy and it's corporate system," Japan Forum, Vol. 17, No. 1, Routledge, London, 2005

"The Main Bank System and Corporate Governance in Post-War Japan," in Robert Fitzgerald and Etsuo Abe, eds., The Development of Corporate Governance in Japan and Britain, Ashgate, Aldershot, UK, and Burlington, VT, 2004 (co-written)

"American Influences and Japanese Innovation in the Distribution Industry: Changes of Supermarket System from the 1950s until the 1970s," in Akira Kudo, Matthias Kipping and Harm G. Schröter eds., German and Japanese Business in the Boom Years: Transforming American Management and Technology Models, Routledge, London, UK, and New York, NY, 2004 (co-written)

"Japanese Corporations in the 1990s: The End of the 'Japanese Style' Management?," in Gesine Foljanty-Jost ed., Japan in the 1990s: Crisis as an Impetus for Change, LIT VERLAG, Münster, Germany, 2004

"Strategies of Japanese Corporations Facing Global Competition: The Case of Sony and Toray," in Sung-Jo Park and Seigo Hirowatari eds., Strategies Towards Globalization: European and Japanese Perspectives, Institute for East Asia Studies, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany, 2003

"The Government‐Industry Relationship in Japan : What the History of the Electric Power Industry Teaches Us," in Arne Holzhausen, ed., Can Japan Globalize?, Physica‐Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany and New York, USA, 2001

"Deregulation and Japan's Industry: The Case of the Petroleum Industry," The Journal of Global Economic Review(The Institute of East and West Studies, Yonsei University, Vol. 29, No. 3, Seoul, Korea, 2000

"A New Perspective on the Japanese Distribution System: Structure and Trade Practices," Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo, ed., Social Science Japan Journal, No. 1, Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 1998 (co-written)

"The Government-Business Relationship in Postwar Japan," The Journal of Pacific Asia, Vol. 3, Tokyo, 1996

"The Japanese Corporate System and Economic Growth," Annals of The Institute of Social Science, No. 37, Tokyo, 1995

"Enterprise Groups, Industry Associations, and Government: The Case of the Petrochemical Industry," Business History, Vol. 37, No. 3, Frank Cass, London, 1995

"Kigyo Shudan: The Formation and Functions of Enterprise Groups," Business History, Vol. 37, No. 2, Frank Cass, London, 1995

"Do Japanese Corporation Derive Their Competitive Edge from the Intervention of Government, Corporate Groups, and Industry Associations?: A Rethinking of Conventional Views," Annals of The Institute of Social Science, No. 36, Tokyo, 1994

"International Oil Cartels and the Japanese Market: Relations between International Cartels and Cartels within Japan As Seen in the 1932 Gasoline Agreement," Japanese Yearbook on Business History, Vol. 11, Tokyo, 1994

"International Cartel and Domestic Cartel in Japan: The Case of 1932 Gasoline Agreement," in Dominique Barjot ed., International Cartels Revisited (1890-1980), Caen, France, 1994

"The Government-Companies Relationship in Japan during and after World War II," in Jun Sakudo and Takao Shiba, eds., World War II and the Transformation of Business Systems, University of Tokyo Press, Tokyo, 1994

"A Foreign Company in the Japanese Market: The Case of the Standard Oil Company of New York," Aoyama Business Review, No. 17, Tokyo, 1992

"How did Privatization Develop in Japan?: Comparison Between the Electric Power Industry and Telecommunications Business," Électricité et Électrification Dans le Monde, L'Association pour L'Histoire de L'Électricté en France, Paris, 1992

"Business Activities of the Standard-Vacuum Oil Co. in Japan Prior to World War II," Japanese Yearbook on Business History, Vol. 7, Tokyo, 1991

"How and Why did Sogo Shosha (General Trading Companies) Develop in Japan?: Review Essay on the Thirteenth International Conference on Business History," Aoyama Business Review, No. 12, Tokyo, 1988

"Functions of Japanese Trade Associations Before World War II: The Case of Cartel Organizations," in Hiroaki Yamazaki and Matao Miyamoto, eds., Trade Associations in Business History, University of Tokyo Press, Tokyo, 1988

"Management and Regulation of the Electric Power Industry in Japan: 1923-1935," Japanese Yearbook on Business History, Vol. 3, Tokyo, 1986

"On the Rapid Growth of Mitsui Fudosan (The Mitsui Real Estate Development Co.)," Aoyama Business Review, No. 12,Tokyo, 1986