Business Review Vol.67 No.4 SPR. 2020

Vol.67 No.4 SPR. 2020 (In Japanese) A leading management journal in Japanese, which builds a bridge between theory and practice. EDITED BY Hitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation Research PUBLISHED BY Toyo Keizai Inc. Tokyo: Future Perspective beyond 2020 Heizo Takenaka “The Fourth Industrial Revolution and “Super City”“ Tomohiro Okada “Intercity Competition for “Creativity” of Global Scale“ Tomoyuki Sugiyama “Road to the Most Unique City in the World“ Tohru Toshioka-Kobayashi / Yuki Maruyama / Yuri Hirai / Toshiya Watanabe “Why “Hongo Valley” Attracts High-tech Academic Spin-offs?: Determinants of an Academic Spin-off Cluster“ Seiichiro Yonekura / Koichi Watari / Etsuko Watari “Post Functional Olympics: Tokyo as an Emerging City“ Hitoshi Kinoshita “Regional Strategy as “External Pressure” to Transform Tokyo“ Ikujiro Nonaka “Humanizing…

Business Review Vol.67 No.3 WIN. 2019

Vol.67 No.3 WIN. 2019 (In Japanese) A leading management journal in Japanese,which builds a bridge between theory and practice. EDITED BYHitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation ResearchPUBLISHED BYToyo Keizai Inc. Innovation of Safety and ANSHIN Masao Mukaidono“Creating Safety and ANSHIN Concepts of New Era: Safety 2.0 and Collaborative Safety“ Masao Nagai“Present Status of Vehicle Safety and Advancement in Automated Driving“ Akira Izumi / Kengo Maeno / Yuya Hikita“Safety of Consumer Products: New Innovation by Using Big data and IoT“ Taotao Bi“The Development of U.S. Organic Agriculture: How Back-to-the-Landers and Hippies Revolutionized the American Food Industry“ Tsuneo Komatsuzaki“Development of Security Services Utilizing ICT“Yoshiki Hiruma“Applying Financial Expertise to Design for Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience: Case of DBJ BCM Linked Loan Program“Marisa Tsukiyama…

Business Review Vol.67 No.2 AUT. 2019

Vol.67 No.2 AUT. 2019 (In Japanese)   A leading management journal in Japanese, which builds a bridge between theory and practice. EDITED BY Hitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation Research PUBLISHED BY Toyo Keizai Inc. Foresight and Corporate Management  Naohiro Shichijo “Government Foresight Activities in Foreign Countries“ Akihisa Yahata / Yuichi Washida “A Study on the Accuracy of the Scenarios Created by the Horizon Scanning Method“ Yasunori Tokiyoshi / Keigo Awata “Application of Foresight Methodology to Establish Corporate Vision“ Naoaki Kitta / Keigo Awata “A Historical Views of Corporate Foresight in Grobal Companies“ Shigeki Saito / Yuki Taoka “Engineering Design and Foresight“ Kazuhiro Kojima / Kohtaro Ohba “AIST Design School and Learning by Foresight :   Practice and Challenge of Design School“ Fumihiro Kajikawa / Kaori Nemoto / Yuichi Washida “Utilizing “Future Chronology”…

Report on the 14th Hitotsubashi Business Review Forum

The 14th Hitotsubashi Business Review Forum “Preparing for the Future – Challenges and Chances for Japanese Businesses in the Digital Age” was held at Hitotsubashi Hall on July 18, 2019. Lectures were given in front of an audience of nearly 400 participants and the forum was closed in great success. Guest speakers included President, Satoshi Hirano (Topcon Corporation), Chairman, Kentaro Ohyama (Iris Ohyama Inc.), President Makoto Kouyama (Alibaba.com Japan Co., Ltd.) who respectively participated in one-on-one dialogues: Mr. Hirano with Professor Emeritus Seiichiro Yonekura; Mr. Oyama with Professor Emeritus Ikujiro Nonaka; and Mr. Kouyama with Professor Ken Kusunoki. In addition, Mr. Yasufumi Fujii, East Asia Sales Manager of beBit, Inc. and Mr. Soichiro Murata, Director, Internet of Things / Fourth…

Business Review Vol.67 No.1 SUM. 2019

Vol.67 No.1 SUM. 2019 (In Japanese)   A leading management journal in Japanese, which builds a bridge between theory and practice. EDITED BY Hitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation Research PUBLISHED BY Toyo Keizai Inc. A New Wave of “Education Reform” Kan Suzuki “What Is the 21st Century Education?: Discussion at OECD and New Practices   from Japan“ Yuichi Kudo “Creating a New School System: A Challenge of Kojimachi Public Junior High    School“ Kanji Miyaji “”Quest Education”: An Education Reform Challenge from Business Perspective“ Yusuke Mizuno  “New Education in Reiwa Era – Nurture and Maximize Each Teenager’s Potential:   Practice and Challenge of Nurturing Creativity by Life Is Tech !“ Genki Jinno / Jun Sato “What Adaptive Learning Brings to Public…

Business Review Vol.66 No.4 SPR. 2019

Vol.66 No.4 SPR. 2019 (In Japanese) A leading management journal in Japanese,which builds a bridge between theory and practice. EDITED BYHitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation ResearchPUBLISHED BYToyo Keizai Inc. The Next Unicorns in Japan Byeongwoo Kang / Daisuke Sasaki“freee: Entrepreneur through Various Career Experiences“ Minoru Shimamoto / Shinya Kobayashi / Yasukune Matsumoto“Raksul: A Vision of the Japanese Startup Ecosystem“ Hiroshi Shimizu / Taketoshi Yamaguchi / Nobuyoshi Yamasaki“TBM: Green Entrepreneur Solving Environmental Problems by Innovation“ Seiichiro Yonekura / Yuta Maezawa / Shinichi Sakane “Seven Dreamers Laboratories: Creating What the World Has Never Seen“ Akira Izumi / Hiroichi Yoshida“ELIIY Power: Commercialization of High-capacity Lithium-ion Battery Systems for Electricity Storage by Outstanding Technology Management“●Brand Management by All Stakeholders (1)   Satoko Suzuki●International Standardization from JAPAN (6)   Manabu Eto / Yuichi Washida●FinTech…

Business Review Vol.66 No.3 WIN. 2018

Vol.66 No.3 AUT. 2018 (In Japanese) A leading management journal in Japanese,which builds a bridge between theory and practice. EDITED BYHitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation ResearchPUBLISHED BYToyo Keizai Inc. NEW SCIENCE OF EIGYO Takeshi Nobe / Hiroaki Komatsu / Fumihiko Ikuine“The Reality and Possibility of ‘Eigyo’“ Nobuyuki Inamizu / Hidenori Sato“Current Status of Sales Studies and Problems of ‘Eigyo’ Studies: A Review of 18 Meta-Analysis Papers“ Nobuyuki Inamizu / Yukiomi Kaburaki“‘Eigyo’ in Japan Clarified Through Data“ Yoshiaki Yamashiro“Building Organizational Capability in Sales and Marketing: Formation and Transfer of Optimal Organizational Routines“ Ryusuke Kosuge“The Path to Value Co-Crative Selling“York Date / Isamu Yamanoto“How Will AI Change Salespeople’s Work?“●Business Cases   Kentaro Nobeoka / Jhelun Bai  “Gogoro: Innovation of New Smart Electric Scooter“  Hajime Sasaki / Yuriko Nishihara “Custom Tailor Ginza Eikokuya: Processes to succeed the family…

Business Review Vol.66 No.2 AUT. 2018

Vol.66 No.2 AUT. 2018 (In Japanese) A leading management journal in Japanese,which builds a bridge between theory and practice. EDITED BYHitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation ResearchPUBLISHED BYToyo Keizai Inc. THE FUTURES OF EVs Yasuhiro Daisho“Perspectives on Environmental and Energy Issues of Motor Vehcles: With a Focus on Electrifying the Vehcles“ Noboru Sato“Industrial Business Trends Towards Automobile Electrification and Their Competitiveness“ Satoshi Nagashima“The Futuer of Mega Trend “CASE” From Europe: New Mobility Society Japan Will Lead“ Long Ke / Hideko Kono“The Challenges and Strategies of Chinese Automobile Industries: the Possibility to Develop EV in China“ Kiyoshi Fujiwara / Masayuki Motohashi“Ideal Vehicle Electrification by Vehicle Manufacturer: Mazda’s Solution for Ideal  Electric Vehicle Society“ Takahiro Fujimoto“An Architectural Analysis of Green Vehicles in Future: The Possibility of Their…

Business Review Vol.66 No.1 SUM. 2018

Vol.66 No.1 SUM. 2018 (In Japanese) A leading management journal in Japanese,which builds a bridge between theory and practice. EDITED BYHitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation ResearchPUBLISHED BYToyo Keizai Inc. Science of “Work and Life Shift” Yasuhiro Hattori“Work Style Diversification and Changing Nature of Psychological Contracts“ Isamu Yamamoto“Firm Performance and the Promotion of Women’s Participation and Advancement: Evidence from Japanese Firm Panel Data“ Hattori Seminor of Yokohama National University“Sexual-division-of-labor and Women’s Promotional Motivation“ Hiromi Sakazume“Managerial Behaviors Depended on Subordinate Gender Differences“ Hattori Seminor of Yokohama National University“Antecedents of Overtime Work and Job Stress“ Yuta Morinaga“Does Team-based Health Promotion Practice Increase Employee’s Well-being?: Exploring Next Stage of Health and Productivity Management through Focusing Population Approach“Yohei Tsunemi “Labor and Social Studies of Japanese News…

Business Review Vol.65 No.4 SPR. 2018

Vol.65 No.4, SPR. 2018 (In Japanese) A leading management journal in Japanese,which builds a bridge between theory and practice. EDITED BYHitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation ResearchPUBLISHED BYToyo Keizai Inc. Aircraft Industry as a Future Business Development in Japan Shinji Suzuki“Review of Aircraft Industry from the Viewpoint of Jet Airliner“ Shibutake Hiroshi“National Aircraft Industry in Japan“ Toshiyuki Iwamiya / Takeshi Ohnuki / Masao Shirouzu“Aeronautical Technologies in Japan and International Competitiveness“ Kazuhiko Ito / Kiyoshi Sakura / Shinichi Kobayashi / Shinichiro Taura“Mitsubishi Regional Jet: Challenges and Prospects to Become an Aircraft OEM“ Go Nishimura“Innovation of ANA Management System through Introduction of New Generation Aircraft: Challenge from the Operator to Co-creator“ Katsuhiko Sugiyama“Challenge of Small Business in the Aircraft Industry“ ●Leaders of MOT   Fumiharu…