School of Commerce

  • Japan

Research Output 1980 2019

2015
25 Citations (Scopus)

Second Language Comprehensibility Revisited: Investigating the Effects of Learner Background

Crowther, D., Trofimovich, P., Saito, K. & Isaacs, T., 2015 Dec 1, In : TESOL Quarterly. 49, 4, p. 814-837 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

listener
linguistics
grammar
language
recording
2014
board of directors
ownership structure
corporate governance
diversification
Board of directors
12 Citations (Scopus)

Communicative focus on form and second language suprasegmental learning: Teaching cantonese learners to perceive mandarin tones

Saito, K. & Wu, X., 2014 Feb 4, In : Studies in Second Language Acquisition. 36, 4, p. 647-680 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

instruction
Teaching
language
learning
phonetics
36 Citations (Scopus)

Disclosure effects, carbon emissions and corporate value

Saka, C. & Oshika, T., 2014 Feb, In : Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal. 5, 1, p. 22-45 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon
Disclosure
Carbon emissions
Corporate value
Market value
15 Citations (Scopus)
teacher
syllabus
construct validity
learning
ranking
2 Citations (Scopus)

Luxury fashion brand image building: The role of store design in Bally and Tod’s Japan

Jiang, Z., Nagasawa, S. & Watada, J., 2014 Aug 12, In : Management Decision. 52, 7, p. 1288-1301 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Luxury
Brand image
Japan
Luxury brands
Managers
1 Citation (Scopus)

Team performance and within-team salary disparity: An analysis of nippon professional baseball

Kamada, T. & Katayama, H., 2014, In : Economics Bulletin. 34, 1, p. 144-151 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Salary
Baseball
Team performance
Major League Baseball
7 Citations (Scopus)

The Early Phase of /ɹ/ Production Development in Adult Japanese Learners of English

Saito, K. & Munro, M. J., 2014 Dec 26, In : Language and Speech. 57, 4, p. 451-469 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phonetics
Reading
Population Groups
phonetics
Acoustics
12 Citations (Scopus)

The ownership of Japanese corporations in the 20th century

Franks, J., Mayer, C. & Miyajima, H., 2014, In : Review of Financial Studies. 27, 9, p. 2580-2625 46 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ownership
Japan
20th century
Legal protection
Institutional arrangements
2013
9 Citations (Scopus)
Multilingualism
multilingualism
Reading
Speech analysis
Ceilings
3 Citations (Scopus)

A quantile-based test of protection for sale model

Imai, S., Katayama, H. & Krishna, K., 2013 Sep, In : Journal of International Economics. 91, 1, p. 40-52 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quantile
Quantile regression
7 Citations (Scopus)
Phonetics
phonetics
Teaching
Language
instruction
3 Citations (Scopus)
Industry
Managers
Management process
Corporate Social Responsibility
Corporate governance
11 Citations (Scopus)

Gasoline Price Cycles Under Discrete Time Pricing

De Roos, N. & Katayama, H., 2013 Jun, In : Economic Record. 89, 285, p. 175-193 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gasoline prices
Pricing
Discrete-time
Price changes
Retailers
147 Citations (Scopus)

Oral corrective feedback in second language classrooms

Lyster, R., Saito, K. & Sato, M., 2013 Jan, In : Language Teaching. 46, 1, p. 1-40 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

classroom
language
Corrective Feedback
Language
instruction
36 Citations (Scopus)

Reexamining effects of form-focused instruction on L2 pronunciation development

Saito, K., 2013 Mar, In : Studies in Second Language Acquisition. 35, 1, p. 1-29 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

instruction
phonetics
Group
Form-focused Instruction
foreign language
14 Citations (Scopus)

Scrutinizing the role of length of residence and age of acquisition in the interlanguage pronunciation development of English/by late Japanese bilinguals

Saito, K. & Brajot, F. X., 2013 Oct, In : Bilingualism. 16, 4, p. 847-863 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Group
phonetics
acoustics
Interlanguage
Age of Acquisition
27 Citations (Scopus)
instruction
Teaching
language
learning
Values
4 Citations (Scopus)
Financial history
Great Depression
Second World War
Financial institutions
Bankers

Who gains from foreign direct investment-induced technology spillovers? Horizontal and vertical linkages

Tomohara, A. & Yokota, K., 2013 Sep, In : Australian Economic Review. 46, 3, p. 312-324 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spillover
Technology spillovers
Vertical linkages
Foreign direct investment
Productivity

Work sharing in Japan

Ogura, K., 2013 Jan 1, Work Sharing During the Great Recession: New Developments and Beyond. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., p. 99-118 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Japan
Work sharing
2012

A Model Study on Emotional Communication in a Mono-brand Fashion Store Application of the Lens Model in the Fashion Industry

Jiang, Z. & Nagasawa, S., 2012, Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies. Vol. 16. p. 171-179 9 p. (Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies; vol. 16).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Lenses
Communication
Managers
Industry
Marketing
1 Citation (Scopus)

Benchmarking business unit governance in turbulent times: The case of Japanese firms

Aoki, H. & Miyajima, H., 2012 Jul, In : Benchmarking. 19, 4, p. 548-566 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Benchmarking
Governance
Japanese firms
Subsidiaries
Decentralization
52 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of Instruction on L2 Pronunciation Development: A Synthesis of 15 Quasi-Experimental Intervention Studies

Saito, K., 2012 Dec, In : TESOL Quarterly. 46, 4, p. 842-854 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

instruction

Presidents' compensation in Japan

Kubo, K., 2012, Research Handbook on Executive Pay. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., p. 369-386 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

president
Japan
10 Citations (Scopus)

Quantile regression analysis of body mass and wages

Johar, M. & Katayama, H., 2012 May, In : Health Economics. 21, 5, p. 597-611 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Salaries and Fringe Benefits
Regression Analysis
Reward
Ethnic Groups
Longitudinal Studies
1 Citation (Scopus)

R&D Spillovers and Foreign Market Entry: Acquisition versus Greenfield Investment

Yokota, K. & Chen, K. M., 2012 Jun, In : International Economic Journal. 26, 2, p. 265-280 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Greenfield investment
Foreign market entry
Spillover
Leakage
Multinational firms
2 Citations (Scopus)

Substance use and adolescent sexual activity

Acworth, A., de Roos, N. & Katayama, H., 2012 Mar, In : Applied Economics. 44, 9, p. 1067-1079 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Substance use
Panel data
Gender differences
Marijuana
Alcohol
7 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of mergers on employment and wages: Evidence from Japan

Kubo, K. & Saito, T., 2012 Jun, In : Journal of the Japanese and International Economies. 26, 2, p. 263-284 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

merger
wage
Japan
employee
evidence
2011
1 Citation (Scopus)

A history of Japanese developments in econometrics

Ikeo, A., 2011, In : History of Political Economy. 43, SUPPL. 1, p. 188-210 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

History
Economics
Japan
Economic data
Econometrics

Central Bank Independence, Political Regimes, and the Sacrifice Ratio: A Replication Study of Caporale and Caporale (2008)

Katayama, H., Ponomareva, N. & Sharma, M., 2011 Aug, In : Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. 43, 5, p. 1035-1042 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sacrifice ratio
Central bank independence
Political regime
Replication
Factors
5 Citations (Scopus)

Foreign direct investment and wage inequality: Is skill upgrading the culprit?

Tomohara, A. & Yokota, K., 2011, In : Applied Economics Letters. 18, 8, p. 773-781 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wage inequality
Foreign direct investment
Skill upgrading
Unskilled labour
Skilled labor
6 Citations (Scopus)

Optimistic bias in management forecasts by Japanese firms to avoid forecasting losses

Cho, M., Hah, Y. & Kim, O., 2011 Mar, In : International Journal of Accounting. 46, 1, p. 79-101 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Japanese firms
Management forecasts
Managers
Japan
Avoidance
8 Citations (Scopus)

Teaching global english with NNS-NNS online communication

Ke, I. C. & Suzuki, T., 2011, In : Journal of Asia TEFL. 8, 2, p. 169-188 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

speaking
communication
Teaching
student
confidence
2 Citations (Scopus)

The nonlinear impact of currency unions on bilateral trade

Katayama, H. & Melatos, M., 2011 Jul, In : Economics Letters. 112, 1, p. 94-96 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Currency union
Bilateral trade
Model specification
Gravity model
Common currency
2010
8 Citations (Scopus)

Business Groups in Prewar Japan: Historical Formation and Legacy

Miyajima, H. & Kawamoto, S., 2010 Sep 2, The Oxford Handbook of Business Groups. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Business Groups
Japan
Economy
Economics
Entity
30 Citations (Scopus)

Corporate mission, corporate policies and business outcomes: Evidence from Japan

Hirota, S., Kubo, K., Miyajima, H., Hong, P. & Park, Y. W., 2010, In : Management Decision. 48, 7, p. 1134-1153 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Corporate policy
Japan
Business outcomes
Mission statements
Japanese firms

Globalization of Japanese Firms and Human Resource Management

Suzuki, H. & Kubo, K., 2010 Jun, The Multi-Dimensions of Industrial Relations in the Asian Knowledge-Based Economies. Elsevier Ltd., p. 47-69 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

human resource management
globalization
firm
1 Citation (Scopus)

Japan: Listed companies’ corporate governance

Nakamura, N., 2010 Jan 1, Comparative Corporate Governance: A Functional and International Analysis. Cambridge University Press, p. 233-272 40 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

corporate governance
Japan
responsibility
shareholder
director

Japan's parts and components exports and complementarity with foreign investment

Yokota, K., 2010, Input Trade and Production Networks in East Asia. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., p. 84-106 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Japan
Foreign investment
Complementarity
4 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling FDI-induced technology spillovers

Yokota, K. & Tomohara, A., 2010 Jan, In : International Trade Journal. 24, 1, p. 5-34 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Technology spillovers
Skilled labor
Modeling
Spillover effects
Spillover
2009
4 Citations (Scopus)

A decomposition of factors influencing horizontal and vertical FDI: A separate analysis

Yokota, K. & Tomohara, A., 2009, In : Eastern Economic Journal. 35, 4, p. 462-478 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multinational enterprises
Decomposition
Foreign direct investment
Influencing factors
Factors
2 Citations (Scopus)

A history of economic theory: Essays in honour of Takashi Negishi

Ikeo, A. & Kurz, H. D., 2009 Apr 27, Routledge Taylor & Francis Group. 221 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Economic theory
History of economics
Economists
Unemployment
General equilibrium

Introduction

Ikeo, A. & Kurz, H. D., 2009 Apr 27, In : Unknown Journal. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Negishi's general equilibrium approach to trade theory: Trade between similar countries and infant industry protection

Ikeo, A., 2009 Apr 27, A History of Economic Theory: Essays in honour of Takashi Negishi. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, p. 46-67 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Trade theory
Infant industry
General equilibrium
104 Citations (Scopus)
Learning
Industry
Managers
Turnover intention
International assignments

Preface

Ikeo, A. & Kurz, H. D., 2009 Apr 27, In : Unknown Journal. p. xvii-xviii

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

Japan: The resilience of employment relationships and the changing conditions of work

Kubo, K., 2008 Sep, Globalization, Flexibilization and Working Conditions in Asia and the Pacific. Elsevier Ltd., p. 153-185 33 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

employment relationship
resilience
Japan

Predictors of turnover intentions in learning-driven and demand-driven international assignments: The role of repatriation concerns, satisfaction with company support, and perceived career advancement opportunities

Stahl, G. K., Chua, C. H., Caligiuri, P., Cerdin, J. L. & Taniguchi, M., 2008, Academy of Management 2008 Annual Meeting: The Questions We Ask, AOM 2008.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Industry
Turnover intention
International assignments
Repatriation
Predictors
7 Citations (Scopus)

The relationship between financial incentives for company presidents and firm performance in Japan

Kubo, K. & Saito, T., 2008, In : Japanese Economic Review. 59, 4, p. 401-418 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Firm performance
Financial incentives
Japan
Wealth
Corporate governance