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Vol.53 No.2, AUT. 2005 (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.Management of M&A and Corporate RestructuringDaniel Arturo Heller/Takahiro Fujimoto/Glenn Mercer"The Value of M&A Activity to Enhance Organizational Learning"Ryuji Yasuda"M&A as Tools for Corporate Turnaround Management"Sadao Nagaoka"Do Mergers and Acquisitions Promote Corporate Growth?: Transfer vs. Sharing of Control Right in Japan"Shigeru Asaba"Do Foreign Shareholders Change Japanese Firms?"Noriyuki Yanagawa"Desirable System for M&A in Japan"Noboru Kawahama"Recent Trends in Japanese Merger Enforcement"●Column Takahiro Fujimoto●Management of Decision Making Katsuhiko Nagase (4)●Business Cases  Nobumichi Hattori "JFE" Masaru Karube/Atsushi Kobayashi "Mitsubishi Electric Corporation"  Michifumi Amano "Koito Manufacturing Co., Ltd."●Management Forum Yoshiaki Murakami (M&A Consulting, Inc.) Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura●Critical Eyes: Business Continuity Tomohisa Sashida
Vol.53 No.1, SUM. 2005 (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 Start-ups of JapanTadao Kiyonari"The Contemporary Venture Business"Shingo Igarashi"Trend of Start-ups in Japan"Norihiko Ishiguro"The Industrial Policy on Promotion and Facilitation for New Business"Zenichi Shishido/Yoshiaki Ishii"Creating Business Organization to Stimulate New Industries: Japanese LLPs & LLCs Offer Incentives to Human Capital Providers"Yoshito Hori"What Is Required to Be an Effective Venture Capitalist"●Column Takahiro Fujimoto●Management of Decision Making Katsuhiko Nagase (3)●Branding in China Toshiyuki Yahagi●Business Cases Masatoshi Fujiwara/Akira Takeishi "Kao Corporation" Manabu Mizuno "Kansai Super Market Ltd."●Management Forum Masahiro Origuchi (The Goodwill Group, Inc.), Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura●Critical Eyes: Accounting for Impairment Assets Kenji Kawashima
Vol.52 No.4, SPR. 2005 (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 Frontiers of Business in ChinaMitsuhiro Seki"What Should Japan Learn from the Entry of Taiwanese IT Firms into China?"Toshihiro Nishiguchi/Motoko Tsujita/Dan Xiu"The Prosperity of Wenzhou and "Small-world" Network"Kenichi Yasumuro"Labor Management within China's Socio-Economic Conditions"Toshihiro Nishiguchi/Tomofumi Amano/ Changxiang Zhao"The Rapid Growth and Globalization of Chinese Electronics Companies: A Study of Haier"Jianting Fan"The Role of FDI and Technological Transfer in the Chinese Economy"●Column Tsuyoshi Numagami●Management of Decision Making Katsuhiko Nagase (2)●Branding in China Yuko Yamashita●Business Cases Yaichi Aoshima/Takeo Kasai "Toray Industries, Inc." Masaru Karube/Miho Imori "Olympus Corporation"●Management Forum Shigenobu Nagamori (NIDEC CORPORATION), Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura●Article Neil Clymer/Shigeru Asaba "Focus vs. Balance in Technology Development: An Empirical Analysis of Patent Data in the Ink-jet Printer Industry"●Critical Eyes: Online Community Fumihiko Ikuine●Porter Prize 2004 Osono Emi
Vol.52 No.3, WIN. 2004 (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.Re-examining Our Competitiveness: Have Japanese Firms Really Revived?Kazuyuki Motohashi"Japan's Long-term Recession in 1990's: Fall of Industrial Competitiveness?"Masaru Karube"Competitive Performance of Japanese Firms and Management  Agenda"Tomohiro Ijichi"Recent Innovation Activity of Private Enterprises in Japan"Yutaka Kato"The Rise and Fall of Japanese Quality Management"Hiroyuki Chuma"Increasing Complexity and Limit of Organization in Japanese   Science-based Industry: Based on the Case of Microlithography Industry"Tomofumi Amano/Hiroyuki Kato"Building Competitive Advantage through Global Strategies―Leveraging Location Advantage in East Asia in Hard Disk Drive Industry"●Column Tsuyoshi Numagami●Management of Decision Making Katsuhiko Nagase (1)●Branding in China Taotao Bi●Business Cases Ken Kusunoki/Akira Yoshida "Gulliver International Co., Ltd." Takuya Ishizaki "Nihon AIM Co., Ltd."●Management Forum Tadashi Yanai (Fast Retailing Co., Ltd.), Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura●Article Hiromi Osa/Hiroyuki Odagiri "First-Mover Advantages versus Follower Advantages in Innovative Industries:  An Empirical Study of the Japanese Appliances Market"●Critical Eyes: Stock Option
Vol.52 No.2, AUT. 2004 (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.Top Management in Japanese CorporationsHiroyuki Itami"Excellent Top Managers"Uichiro Niwa"Roles and Missions of Top Management"Kazuhiro Tanaka/Motohiro Morishima"Profiles of Top Executives in Postwar Japanese Companies"Tetsuji Okazaki"Diffusion of Professional Managers in Prewar Japanese Cotton Spinning Industry: Determinants and Implications"Kazuhiro Mishina"Designing Executive Tracks"Ikujiro Nonaka/Ryoko Toyama/Noboru Konno"The Knowledge-based Theory of the Firm: Toward the Dynamic  Evolution of the Strategic Management"●Column Tsuyoshi Numagami●Branding in China Chunji Jin /Icihro Furukawa (3)●Business Cases Yoko Ishikura "Shiki Theater Company" Masaaki Sakamoto "Toshiba Corporation"●Management Forum Hiroshi Rinno (Credit Saison Co., Ltd.) Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura●Risk Management Noriyoshi Yanase
Vol.52 No.1, SUM. 2004 (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.Digital CompetitionAnnabelle Gawer/Michael A. Cusumano"What Does It Take to Be a Platform Leader: Some Recent Lessons from Palm and NTT DoCoMo"Stanely J. Liebowitz"Causes and Lessons from the Internet Bubble"Jiro Kokuryo"RFID: Connecting the Real World to the Net"Toshihiro Nishiguchi"Netcentric Strategies"Jeffrey L. Funk"Capitalizing on Japan's Lead in the Mobile Internet"Akira Takeishi"Digitalization and the Evolution of Music Business: Interactions of Technology, Business, and Music"●Column Tsuyoshi Numagami●An Invitation to Strategic Finance Toyohiko Hachiya/Makoto Nakano (6)●Business Cases Yuko Yamashita/ Makoto Kitamurau "LOreal International" Sachiko Ito/Yaichi Aoshima"House Foods Corp."●Management Forum Hiroshi Mikitani (Rakuten, Inc.), Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura●Article Hiromi Osa/Hiroyuki Odagiri "First-Mover Advantages versus Follower Advantages in Innovative Industries:  An Empirical Study of the Japanese Appliances Market"●Critical Eyes: Corporate Social Responsibility Kanji Tanimoto
Vol.51 No.4, SPR. 2004 (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.Essentials of Technology ManagementToshiaki Ikoma"Management of Technology for Maximizing Corporate Value"Robert E. Cole"Evolution of MOT as Seen Through the Experience of UC Berkeley's MOT Program"Masahiro Hashimoto"Policy for Promoting MOT Education in Japan: A New Human Resource Development Scheme Made Possible by Academia-Industry Cooperation"Susumu Kohyama"Implications of Technology Innovation and MOT for the Semiconductor Industry"Richard A. Gottscho"Research to Technology Management: Lessons Learned"●Column Tadao Kagono●An Invitation to Strategic Finance Makoto Nakano/Toyohiko Hachiya (5)●Branding in China Ichiro Furukawa (1)●Business Cases Seiichiro Yonekura/ Kunio Kasai"Freshness" Yuji Horikawa"Ebara Corporation."●Management Forum Tadao Ando Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura●Porter Prize 2003 Emi Osono●Critical Eyes: Organizational Learning Fumie Ando
Vol.51 No.3, WIN. 2003 (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.Management of Intangible AssetsKunio Ito"New Phases of Corporate Brand Management"Kazuo Ichijo"Knowledge-based Management and Organization: Holistic View on Knowledge Management"Yasuhiko Uchida"Management Utilizing Intellectual Capital: In Search for New Japanese Style of Management with a Capability of Continuous Innovation"Akiya Nagata"Toward the Intellectual Property Management Integrated into Innovation Process"Satoshi Akutsu"The Essence of Brand Value Management"Tetsuyuki Kagaya"Disclosures about Intangible Assets and Investor Relations"Ikujiro Nonaka/Noboru Konno"Toward the Theory of Knowledge-based Firm: Perspectives and Proposition"●Column Tadao Kagono●An Invitation to Strategic Finance Toyohiko Hachiya/Makoto Nakano (4)●Business Cases Ken Kusunoki/Shouji Yamanaka "World Co., Ltd." Chikako Takanashi "Fuji Electric Retail Systems Co., Ltd."●Management Forum Takeshi Niinami (Lawson, Inc.), Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura●Critical Eyes: Ubiquitous Tsukasa Ogino
Vol.51 No.2, AUT. 2003 (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.Corporate Innovation for Japan's Economic RenewalKiyonori Sakakibara"Managing Our Way to Economic Decline: The Case of Japan"Yukiko Fukagawa"Economic Reform and Venture Business Support in Korea: Some Implications for Japan"Noboru Maeda"Transformation from the Successful Catch-up Model"Naoko Hatakeyama"Hold Your Head High Up"Atsushi Ogasawara"R&D Activities in Japan"Seiji Miwa"Rebirth of Japanese Industry by Development of New Leading Industry"Kazuhiko Toyama"Turning Around Japan Inc.: The Role and Missions of "IRCJ""●Column Tadao Kagono●Perspectives in Management Research: Administrative Behavior Science Tohihiro Kanai/Kiyoshi Takahashi (8)●An Invitation to Strategic Finance Makoto Nakano/Toyohiko Hachiya (3)●Business Cases Yoko Ishikura "Shimamura Co., Ltd." Youngjae Koh "Kyocera Corporation"●Management Forum Yukio Sakamoto (Elpida Memory, Inc.), Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura●Article Ing-Shane Yung "The Cluster of Vertical Disintegration by Network and the Quick Procurement of Components"●Critical Eyes: MOT Atsushi Kaneko
Vol.51 No.1, SUM. 2003 (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.Sense Making of CareersMitsuyo HANADAYukiko MIYAJINoriko OKI"Proposing Value-Stretching Approach in Career ResilientPractices"Mariko MIYAGI"Career Development Support by Career Counseling"Keiko KUMURANaotaka WATANABE"Career Development from the Viewpoint of Mentoring"Yumiko Katsuhara"How Muddling through Moral Dilemmas Affects the Career of aNurse as a Professional in Organizational Settings"Toshihiro KANAIMotohiro MORISHIMANorito KANAI"Leadership Development via Career Development:Nurturing the Next Generation of Top Executives"●Column Tadao KAGONO●Industry Report Yaichi AOSHIMA●Perspectives in Management Research: Administrative Behavioral Science Kiyoshi TAKAHASHI/Toshihiro KANAI (7)●An Invitation to Strategic Finance Toyohiko Hachiya/Makoto Nakano (2)●Business Cases Yaichi AOSHIMA "Olympus Optical Co., Ltd." Hiroyuki CHUMA "Yaskawa Siemens NC Corp."●Management Forum Eiko KONO (Recruit Co., Ltd.), Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura●Article Takuma TAKAHASHI "Dual Nature of an Information-Driven Industry as Seen in Biotech-Industry"●Critical Eyes: Executive Officer Kazuhiro TANAKA