Hideki Yamawaki

Professor of Management at Claremont Graduate University - Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management

Hideki Yamawaki

Hideki Yamawaki

Professor of Management at Claremont Graduate University - Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management

Biography

Hideki Yamawaki
Ito Chair of International Business and Professor of Management
Hideki Yamawaki, Professor of Management
Claremont Graduate University
Education
Ph.D., Harvard University
M.A., Keio University
B.A., Keio University

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Teaching Interests and Areas of Expertise
Business Strategy, Global Competition, Industrial Economics
Current Research Interests
Sources of International Competitive Advantage
Professional Activities

Hideki Yamawaki is the Ito Chair of International Business and Professor of Management at the Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management, Claremont, CA, where he served as Associate Dean from 2006 to 2009, and then as Academic Dean, from 2009 to 2012. Prior to joining the faculty of the Drucker School, he was Professor of Economics at the Université catholique de Louvain in Belgium, from 1990 to 1997, and a visiting professor at the Anderson Graduate School of Management, UCLA, from 1995 to 1999. From 1982 to 1990, he was Senior Research Fellow at the Wissenschaftszentrum für Sozialforschung Berlin in Germany.

At the Drucker School, Professor Yamawaki teaches MBA and Executive courses which include Business Strategy, Competitive Advantage and Design Thinking, Competing in a Global Environment, and Doing Business in Asia. His current interest is in designing a management program that integrates analytical skills and creative minds to achieve new business opportunities. His course, offered jointly with the Graduate ID Program at Art Center College of Design, received recognition at IDEA in 2012.

He has published numerous articles in professional journals and volumes during the past 30 years in the fields of industrial organization, international trade and investment, and international business strategy. His research has focused on examining the behavior and performance of US, European, and Japanese corporations in international markets. His recent book, Japanese Exports and Foreign Direct Investment: Imperfect Competition in International Markets (Cambridge University Press) provides an historical overview of the international competitiveness of Japanese firms and industries in the past 50 years.

Professor Yamawaki has served as a consultant to the government agencies in Belgium and the Netherlands, the European Commission, the World Bank, and the OECD. In 1995 he was appointed as a member of the Economic Advisory Group at the European Commission (DG II Economic and Financial Affairs). Professor Yamawaki received his Ph.D. in Economics from Harvard University.


Selected Publications

"Clusters, Productivity, and Exports in Taiwanese Manufacturing Industries," (with Eric Cho) in Robert M. Stern (ed.), Quantitative Analysis of Newly Evolving Patterns of International Trade: Fragmentation; Offshoring of Activities; and Vertical Intra-Industry Trade. World Scientific Studies in International Economics, forthcoming, 2010.
"Introduction: The Drucker Living Legacy," in C.L. Pearce, J.A. Maciariello, and H. Yamawaki (eds.), The Drucker Difference, New York: McGraw Hill, 2009.
"Economic Environment, Innovation, and Industry Dynamics," in C.L. Pearce, J.A. Maciariello, and H. Yamawaki (eds.), The Drucker Difference, New York: McGraw Hill, 2009.
Japanese Exports and Foreign Direct Investment: Imperfect Competition in International Markets, Cambridge University Press, 2007.
"What Determines the Profitability of Foreign Direct Investment? Subsidiary-Level Analysis of Japanese Multinationals," (jointly with M. Sakakibara). Managerial and Decision Economics, 2008.
"The Location Decision of American and Japanese Firms in Europe," International Economics and Economic Policy, 2006.
"Who Survives in Japan? An Empirical Analysis of European and U.S. Multinational Firms in Japanese Manufacturing," Journal of Industry Competition and Trade, 2004.
"The Evolution and Structure of Industrial Clusters in Japan," Small Business Economics, 2002.
"Price Reactions to New Competition: A Study of the U.S. Luxury Car Market, 1986-1997," International Journal of Industrial Organizations, 2002.

Classes
MGT301 Doing Business in Asia Spring 2012
MGT340 Strategy Fall 2012
MGT 376 Competing in a Global Environment
Fall 2012

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Professor of Management at Claremont Graduate University - Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management
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The Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management, or more commonly, the Drucker School of Management, is the business school of Claremont Graduate University, which is a member of the Claremont Colleges. The school is named in honor of Peter Drucker, who taught management at the school for over 30 years.

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Los Angeles, CA, United States
2007 Milken Institute Global Conference

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