SABURI Masataka

SABURI Masataka

SABURI Masataka

Consulting Fellow (until June 30, 2014)

Associate Professor, Economic Research Institute, Kyoto University

Activities at RIETI

Expertise

Innovation Policy, Social Medicine (How to solve social problems)

Research Projects

Education

1991 Bachelor of Economics, Kyoto University

Experience

2010 Director, Flower Industrial Promotion Office, Production Bureau, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF)
2009 Director, Information and International Policy Office, Commerce and Information Policy Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
2008 Director, Policy Planning and Research Office, Policy Bureau, METI
2006 Associate Professor, School of Public Policy, Tohoku University
1991 Joined Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI, current METI)

Selected Publications and Papers

Books
White Paper on International Economy and Trade 2009, Tokyo: Niikei Press, 2009 (Editor in chief)
Economics of "Career Changing," Tokyo: Toyo-Keizai Press, 2001 (co-edited with Takenori Inoki, et al.)

Working Papers
"Construction of Eco-system for NTBFs to Thrive, Grow and Agglomerate," RIETI Discussion Paper 10-J-024, 2010 (co-edited with Akio Nishizawa, et al.)

Papers Published in Refereed Journals
"Gregariousness of New Technology Based Firms and Entrepreneurial Activities," Venture Review: 2010: No. 17, Article 1.
"The Role of University Start-ups in the field of Microelectronics," Microelectronics Forum: 2009, Article 7.