ENDO Akira


Faculty of Environment and Information Sciences, Division of Social Environment and Information


Associate Professor

Research Fields, Keywords

Regional Economics, Economic Geography, Regional Policy, Institutional Design

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The Best Research Acheivement as Researcher Life 【 display / non-display

  • 【Published Thesis】 A Study on Regional Economies and Regional Policy in Finland  2012.03

Graduating School 【 display / non-display


    Yokohama National University   Faculty of Economics   Graduated

Graduate School 【 display / non-display


    Yokohama National University  International Graduate School of Social Sciences  Doctor Course  Completed

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • 2012.04

    Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (at Kyoto University)   Research Fellowship for Young Scientists of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science  

  • 2010.09

    University of Uppsala, Sweden   Department of Social and Economic Geography   Visiting Scholar  

  • 2008.09

    University of Oulu, Finland   Department of Geography   Visiting Scholar  

Academic Society Affiliations 【 display / non-display

  • 2011

    Regional Studies Association

  • 2009

    Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics

  • 2009

    The Japan Association of Economic Geographers

  • 2008

    The Japan Association for Regional Economic Studies

Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Economic policy

  • Area studies

  • y Human geography


Thesis for a degree 【 display / non-display

  • A Study on Regional Economies and Regional Policy in Finland

    Akira Endo 


    Doctoral Thesis   Single Work

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Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research 【 display / non-display

  • A Regional Economic Research on the Growth Points Strategies in Finland

    Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity Start-up

    Project Year: 2013.10  -  2015.03  Investigator(s): Akira ENDO

  • Comparative Regional Institutional Analysis of Nordic Economies: For Development of Regional Political Economy Approach

    Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows

    Project Year: 2011.04  -  2013.03  Investigator(s): Akira ENDO

Other external funds procured 【 display / non-display

  • Regional Institutional Approach to the Economic Development Model of Nordic Countries: the Case of Development of ICT Industry in Stockholm, Sweden

    Offer organization: Swedish Institute  Bilateral Scholarship to Sweden by Swedish Institute

    Project Year: 2010.09  -  2011.05  Investigator(s): Akira ENDO

  • A Study on the Institutional Transfer of "Oulu-Model" and Regional Economic Developments in the Northern Finland

    Offer organization: The Scandinavia-Japan Sasakawa Foundation  Grant of Scandinavia-Nippon Sasakawa Foundation

    Project Year: 2009  -  2009  Investigator(s): Akira ENDO