25 May 2019



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Nichiei keizai kankeishi kenkyu, 1860-1940
[Historical studies in Anglo-Japanese economic relations, 1860-1940]
Tokyo: Keio University Press, June 2017

BabaTatsui: nikki to iko (main editor)
[Baba Tatsui: His diaries and works]
Tokyo: Keio University Press, 2015

Economic history of energy and environment (editor)
Tokyo: Springer, 2015

Gurobaru keizaishi nyumon
[An introduction to global economic history]
Tokyo: Iwanami Shoten, November 2014

Nihon keizaishi from kinsei to gendai
[An economic history of Japan from Tokugawa era to the present time]
Tokyo: Iwanami Shoten, May 2012

The oriental economist, 30 June 2012^Nihon keizai shimbun, 8 July 2012



Current position:
Professor, Emeritus, Keio University, Tokyo


Major research fields:
Economic history of Japan and Asia from the seventeenth century onwards


Education and employment:
BA in Economics, Waseda University, 1972
MA in Economics, Waseda University, 1975
Ph.D. in History, University of London, 1981
Research Officer, London School of Economics and Political Science, 1981~84
Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Keio University, 1984~91
Professor, Department of Economics, Keio University, 1991~2014
Director, Information Technology Center, Keio University, 2001~2005
Director, Keio University Library, 2005~2009
President, The Socio-Economic History Society, Japan, 2011~2014



English Outlines of my Lectures on the Web
Economic History of Japan
Introduction to the Economic History of Japan and Asia



Publications: Books, Articles

Recent English Publications

@'The formation of the infrastructure for industrialization', in Economic history of Japan, 1858-1914, Oxford University Press, forthcoming.
@'The development of foreign trade', in Economic history of Japan, 1858-1914, Oxford University Press, forthcoming.
@'From firewood to coal: deforestation and the development of the silk reeling industry in modern Japan',
in S. Sugiyama (ed.), Economic history of energy and environment (Tokyo: Springer, 2015)

@'Singapore', in John J. McCusker (ed), Economic history of world trade (Macmillan, 2005)
@'Thomas B. Glover', in Oxford dictionary of national biography (Oxford University Press, 2004)
@Janet Hunter and S. Sugiyama (eds), The history of Anglo-Japanese relations, 1600`2000C
volume 4: economic and business relationsiLondonFPalgraveCDecember 2001j

@S. Sugiyama and Linda Grove (eds), Commercial networks in modern AsiaiRichmond, Surrey: Curzon Press, 2001j



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