KUROSAWA, Takafumi

Current Position

Professor in Economic Policy, Graduate School of Economics, Kyoto University

Research Field, Activities and Interests

My dissertation analyzed the Swiss economy and the formation of the cross-border economic region in the 19th century. I translated the final report of the Bergier commission into Japanese and added original research outcomes. My publications in English range broadly in subject matter, exploring multinational enter- prises (MNEs) and political risk, industrial clusters, the paper and pulp industry, and industry policy, and my work examines both European and Japanese cases. Since 2012, I have been organizing a large-scale interna- tional project on the competitiveness of regions, focusing on industrial history.


PhD in Economics, Kyoto University

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