TOMITA Hideaki

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TOMITA Hideaki

TOMITA Hideaki

Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed) (until March 31, 2018)

Professor, Faculty of Economics, Hiroshima University

Activities at RIETI


Empirical Analysis for R&D, Patents and Innovation

Research Projects


1984 B.A., Economics, Keio University


2012 - Professor, Faculty of Economics, Hiroshima University
2009 - 2012 Research Coordinator, RIETI
2009 Research Coordinator, RIETI
2006 Deputy Director General, Senior Economist, RICF, DBJ
2003 Senior Economist, RICF, Development Bank of Japan, (DBJ, formerly JDB)
1999 Visiting Scholar, Brookings Institution
1991 Economist, Research Institute of Capital Formation (RICF), JDB
1989 Japan Center for Economic Research
1984 Japan Development Bank (JDB)

Selected Publications and Papers

"R&D Spillover Effects and Appropriability of Technological Outcomes," in Spontaneous Evolution and Rational Design of Economic Institutions (in Japanese), Tokyo: University of Tokyo Press, 2006 (edited by Kotaro Suzumura, Sadao Nagaoka, and Masaharu Hanazaki)