SAITO Yukiko

SAITO Yukiko

SAITO Yukiko

Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed)

Associate Professor, Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University

Activities at RIETI

Expertise

Spatial Economics, Network Analysis, Industrial Organization

Research Projects

Education

2002 Ph.D., Physics, University of Tokyo
1999 M.A., Physics, University of Tokyo
1997 B.A., Physics, University of Tokyo

Experience

2019 - present Associate Professor, Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University
2014 - 2018 Senior Fellow, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry
2012 - 2014 Fellow, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry
2007 - 2012 Senior Associate, Economic Research Center, Fujitsu Research Institute
2002 - 2007 Research Associate, Economic Research Center, Fujitsu Research Institute
1999 - 2002 Research Fellow (DC1), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Part-time
2018 - present Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry
2014 - 2017 Part-time Lecturer. Faculty of Commerce, Keio University
2011 - 2013 Visiting Research Officer, National Institute of Science and Technology Policy
2008 - 2010 Associate Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University
2006 - 2012 Research Committee, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry
2004 - 2007 Part-time Researcher, CRD Association

Selected Publications and Papers

Books

  • "Geographical Spread of Interfirm Transaction Networks and the Great East Japan Earthquake," in The Economics of Interfirm Networks, Springer Publishing, 2015
  • "Strong Customer/Supplier Relationships: A key to enterprise growth in Japan," (with I. Uesugi) in High Growth Enterprises: What governments can do to make a difference, OECD Studies on SMEs and Entrepreneurship, OECD Publishing, 2010

Papers (* reviewed paper, RIETI Discission papers published from April 2012 are shown in "Activities at RIETI")

  • "Supply Chain Disruptions: Evidence from the Great East Japan Earthquake," (with V. Carvalho, M. Nirei and A. Tahbaz-Salehi), CEPR Discussion Paper. No.11711, December 2016. (R&R to Quarterly Journal of Economics)
  • *"Production Networks, Geography and Firm Performance," (with A. B. Bernard and A. Moxnes), Journal of Political Economy, forthcoming,
    (NBER Working Paper No. 21082, April 2015)
  • *"Indirect Exports and Wholesalers: Evidence from Interfirm Transaction Network Data," (with D. Fujii and Y. Ono), Japan and the World Economy, Vol. 44, December 2017, pp. 35-47.
    (RIETI Discussion Paper Series, 16-E-068, May 2016)
  • *"Localization of Knowledge-creating Establishments," (with H.Inoue and K, Nakajima), Japan and the World Economy, Vol. 43, September 2017, pp. 23-29.
    (RIETI Discussion Paper Series, 14-E-053, August 2014)
  • * "Labor Income Inequality in Japanese Corporations and Employee Health: Evidence from Japanese Health Insurance Society Data," (with T. Kouno), Problems and Perspectives in Management, Vol. 10, Issue 4, December 2012, pp. 49-56
  • * "Measuring Economic Localization: Evidence from Japanese firm-level data," (with K. Nakajima and I. Uesugi), Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Vol. 26, Issue 2, June 2012, pp. 201-220
  • * "The Bursting of Housing Bubble as a Jamming Phase Transition," (with K. Nishinari, M. Iwamura and T. Watanabe), Journal of Physics: Conference Series 221, 2010, 012006
  • "Top Executive Turnover in Japanese Non-listed Firms: Causes and Consequences," (with I. Uesugi), Japan Institutional Repositories Online, 2009-03, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University
  • "Menu Costs and Price Change Distributions: Evidence from Japanese Scanner Data," (with T. Watanabe), Research Center for Price Dynamics Working Paper Series No.17, December 2007.
  • * "Do Larger Firms Have More Inter-firm Relationships?" (with T. Watanabe), Physica A, Vol. 383, Issue 1, September 2007, 158-163.
  • * "Characteristic Market Behaviors Caused by Intervention in Foreign Exchange Market," (with T. Mizuno, H. Takayasu and T. Watanabe) In Practical Fruits of Econophysics: Proceedings of the Third Nikkei Econophysics Symposium, edited by H. Takayasu, 2005, Springer, 33-37.
  • * "Are Firm Growth Rates Random? Evidence from Japanese Small Firms," (with T. Watanabe), In Practical Fruits of Econophysics: Proceedings of the Third Nikkei Econophysics Symposium, edited by H. Takayasu, 2005, Springer, 277-282.

Others

Others

April 2018 - March 2021
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) (#18H00859)

April 2016 - March 2019
Grant-in-Aid for Exploratory Research (#16K13367)

April 2013 - March 2016
Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) (#25780181)

April 2010 - March 2013
Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) (#22730191)

April 2011 - March 2012
Encouraged Research Grand, Japan Center for Economic Research