URATA Shujiro

URATA Shujiro

URATA Shujiro

Faculty Fellow

Professor of Economics, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies, Waseda University
Research Fellow, Japan Center for Economic Research
Senior Adviser, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia

Activities at RIETI

Expertise

International Economics, Development Economics

Research Projects

Education

1978 Ph.D. Economics, Stanford University
1976 M.A. Economics, Stanford University
1973 B.A. Economics, Keio University

Experience

2009 - present Senior Adviser, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia
2005 - present Professor, Waseda University, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies
1997 - 1999 Director General, Research Institute, People's Finance Corporation
1995 - present Research Fellow, Japan Center for Economic Research
1994 Professor, Waseda University, School of Social Sciences
1988 Associate Professor, Waseda University, School of Social Sciences
1986 Lecturer, Waseda University, School of Social Sciences
1981 Economist, The World Bank
1978 Research Associate, The Brookings Institution

Selected Publications and Papers

Measuring the Costs of Protection in Japan, Institute for International Economics, Washington, D.C., 1995 (co-authored)

Asia & Europe: Beyond Competing Regionalism, Sussex Academic Press, 1998 (co-edited)

Small Firm Dynamism in East Asia, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002 (co-edited)

Winning in Asia: Japanese Style, Palgrave, 2002 (co-edited)

Competitiveness, FDI and Technological Activity in East Asia, Edward Elgar, 2003 (co-edited)

Bilateral Trade Agreement in Asia-Pacific, Routledge, 2005 (co-edited)

Multinationals and Economic Growth in East Asia, Routledge, 2006 (co-edited)

Free Trade Agreements in the Asia-Pacific, World Scientific, 2010 (co-edited)

Economic Consequences of Globalization: Evidence from East Asia, Routledge,2012 (co-edited)