KUMAZAWA Shingo

KUMAZAWA Shingo

KUMAZAWA Shingo

Consulting Fellow

Industrial Structure Policy Division, Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau, METI

Expertise

Policy and Institutions for Innovation

Education

2001 M. Phil. in European Studies, University of Cambridge, UK
1996 Bachelor of Law, the University of Tokyo

Experience

2005.6 Director, Industrial Structure Policy Division, Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau, METI
2004.6 Economic and Industrial Policy Division, METI
2002.7 Multilateral Trade System Department, Trade Policy Bureau, METI
1996.4 Joined Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI)

Selected Publications and Papers

Books

  • Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation, Tokyo: University of Tokyo Press, June 2003 (co-edited with Akira Goto)
  • An Economic Analysis of International Price Differentials: Productivity Perspective, Tokyo: NTT Shuppan, 1999

Working Papers

  • "Patent Quality, Cumulative Innovation and Market Value: Evidence from Japanese Firm Level Panel Data," IIR Working Paper WP#05-06, February 2005

Papers Published in Refereed Journals

  • "How Would an Appreciation of the Renminbi Affect the U.S. Trade Deficit with China?," The B.E. Journal in Macroeconomics: 6, 2006: No. 3, Article 3.