Graduate School of Economics
OKAMURO Hiroyuki
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AffiliationGraduate School of Economics
NameOKAMURO Hiroyuki
Year of Birth

Educational Background

Academic Degrees
Degree: Dr. rer. pol. (University of Bonn)
Method: Coursework
Year: 1992
Graduate School
University of Bonn
Graduate School, Division of Administration
Course: Doctor
Completion Category: 1992 (Completed)
Hitotsubashi University
Graduate School, Division of Economics
Course: Doctor
Completion Category: 1993 (Obtained necessary credits in Doctoral program)
University, etc.
Hitotsubashi University
Faculty of Economics
Completion Status: 1984 (Graduated)

Research Field

Research Field
Keywords: innovation, small business economics, entrepreneurship, industrial organization
Category: Economic policy (3804)
Research Theme
Research Theme: Determinants of start-up and performance of the start-up firms
Keywords: start-up,entrepreneurship,new firms,regional variation,performance
Research Theme: Cooperative R&D between firms and university-industry relationship in small businesses
Keywords: cooperative R&D,research partnership,research alliance,small business
Research Theme: Empirical study of IPR strategy of start-up firms
Keywords: start-up, intellectual property right (IPR), trademark, patent, growth
Research Theme: innovation policy by local authorities
Research Theme: evaluation of science and technology policy
Keywords: evaluation, design, policy, science and technology, innovation, region

Career (Professional)

1993.04-1998.03 Assistant Professor, Faculty of Economics, Hitotsubashi University
1995.10-1996.02 Part-time Lecturer, National Post Academy
1996.04-1996.07 Visiting Research Fellow, University of Birmingham, UK
1996.08-1998.03 Visiting Research Fellow , Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin (WZB), Germany
1998.04-1998.12 Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University
1999.01-2007.03 Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University
2007.04-2011.03 Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University
2011.04- Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University
2016.04-2017.03 Head, Student Support Center, Hitotsubashi University
2017.04-2019.03 Dean of Graduate School, Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University

Academic Society Affiliations

NOInstitute NamePositionYear
1.Japanese Economic Association(JEA)
2.International Council for Small Business (ICSB)2012-
3.Japan Academy for Small Business Studies(JASBS)2016-
4.Japan Academy for Small Business Studies(JASBS)board member2004-
5.Business History Society JapanFuji Conference Program Committee Member2007-2016
6.Business History Society Japaneditorial board member2012-2016
7.Forum for Entrepreneurial Studiesvice president, program committee chair2015-
8.Forum for Entrepreneurial Studies2012-
9.Asia Council for Small Business (ACSB)vice president2013-
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