Graduate School of Business Administration, KOBE UNIVERSITY

Takuji Hara

Ph.D. (Edinburgh University)

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Title

Professor of Technology Management

Specialized Fields

Management of Technology and Innovation, Industrial Management

Fields of Interest

Innovation, Technology and Society, Biomedical Industries

Current Research

  • Industrial Innovation in Japan, Routledge, 2008 (co-editor with N. Kambayashi and N. Matsushima)
  • Innovation in the Pharmaceutical Industry: The Process of Drug Discovery and Development, Edward Elgar, 2003.
  • Social Shaping of Nuclear Safety: Before and after the Disaster, in R. Hindmarsh ed., Nuclear Disaster at Fukushima Daiichi: Social, Political and Environmental Issues, Routledge, 2013, 22-40.
  • Innovation Management of Japanese Pharmaceutical Companies: The Case of an Antibiotic Developed by Takeda, International Journal of Technology Management,Vol. 30, Nos. 3/4, 2005, 351-364.
  • The Social Shaping of a Medicinal Drug, The Annals of the Graduate School of Business Administration, Kobe University, No.44, 2000, 1-24.
  • Industrial Technological Trajectories and Corporate Technology Traditions: The Development of Antibacterial Drugs in Japan, The Annals of the School of Business Administration, Kobe University, No. 41, 1997, 1-18.
  • Technical Innovation in the Japanese Paint Industry, The Annals of the School of Business Administration, Kobe University, No.40, 1996, 1-17.