Last Update: March 3, 2018
Ph.D. in Economics, Osaka University, 2010
Associate Professor Faculty of Economics, Kyoto Sangyo University
hiroshikitamura[at]cc.kyoto-su.ac.jp (please replace [at] with@)
Fields of Interests
Law and Economics
2011 Young Investigator's Award of the Japanese Association for Applied
"Procompetitive Effects of Exclusive Dealing," Chapter 11 of
, edited by Reiko Aoki, Keisuke Osumi, Hiroshige Tanaka, and Masayoshi
Hayashi, Keiso Shobo, pp 181-199, June 2015 (in Japanese). Topics Applied Economics II "Anticompetitiveness of Exclusive Dealing," Chapter 10 of
, edited by Masaki Nakabayashi and Shingo Ishiguro, Yuhikaku, pp 269-300, Economics of the Firm: Structure and Dynamics December 2014 (in Japanese).
Published and Forthcoming Papers in Refereed Journals
"Exclusive Contracts with Complementary Inputs,'' International Journal of Industrial Organization Vol. 56, pp 145-167, January 2018 (joint with N. Matsushima and M. Sato) Online Appendix
"Exclusive Contracts and Bargaining Power," Economics Letters Vol. 151, pp 1-3, February 2017 (lead article, joint with N. Matsushima and M. Sato)
"Relationship-specific Investment as a Barrier to Entry," Journal of Economics Vol. 119(1), pp 17-45, September 2016 (joint with A. Miyaoka and M. Sato) "Market-Share Contracts with Vertical Externalities,"
Vol. 5(1-2), pp 1-15, December 2014 (joint with Y. Amemiya and Asian Journal of Law and Economics J. Oshiro) "Exclusive Contracts when the Incumbent can Establish a Direct Retailer," Journal of Economics Vol. 112(1), pp 47-60, May 2014 (joint with K. Arai and M. Sato)
Poster "Free Entry, Market Diffusion, and Social Inefficiency with Endogenously
Growing Demand," Journal of the Japanese and International Economies
Vol. 29, pp 98-116, September 2013 (joint with A. Miyaoka and M. Sato) "Market Diffusion with Consumer-Based Bilateral Learning," Studies in Applied Economics Vol. 5, pp 1-20, December 2011 (lead article, joint with A. Miyaoka) Online Appendix "Exclusive Contracts under Financial Constraints," B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy Vol. 11(1) Topics Article 57, pp 1-29, September 2011
Poster "Capacity Expansion in Markets with Inter-temporal Consumption Externalities," Australian Economic Papers Vol. 49(2), pp 127-148, June 2010
"Exclusionary Vertical Contracts with Multiple Entrants," International Journal of Industrial Organization Vol. 28(3), pp 213-219, May 2010 Online Appendix
Published and Forthcoming Papers in Non Refereed Journals
"How Do Financial Constraints Affect Exclusive Dealing under Shubik-Levitan
Demand Functions?'' Keizaigaku Ronkyu Vol. 69(1), pp 87-105, June 2015 (in Japanese)
"Economic Perspective of Exclusive Dealing,'' Kosei Torihiki Vol. 734, pp 76, December 2011 (in Japanese)
"An Experimental Study of Exclusive Dealing Contracts under Nondiscriminatory
Offers,'' Information Science Vol. 31, pp 25-35, March 2011 (in Japanese, joint with M. Kawauchi, N.
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