Associate Professor，Graduate School of Economics，Osaka university
last updated 2020．1．30
To make a bridge between
Dr. Koichi Nakagawa is an associate professor of the Graduate School of Economics at Osaka University, Japan.
His academic works are mainly about the management of innovation, and his current interests focus on the key success factors for innovation in emerging situations, such as
At the same time, he works as YouTuber, a lecturer and a consultant to help several entrepreneurial actions, ranging from the development of sustainable business in Cambodia to acceleration of
Address: 560-0043 Department of Economics, Osaka University, Machikaneyama 1-7, Toyonaka City, Osaka.
Academic Areas: Innovation Management, Strategic Management, International Business
"Commercialization of technology in the university"
・Nakagawa, K., Takata, M., Kato, K., Matsuyuki, T., & Matsuhashi, T. (2017) A
・Abidi, D. and Nakagawa, K. (2020) Management approach for innovation success in unstable and stable environments: Opportunity-based approach vs. administrative control approach. Competitiveness Review, 30(1), 22-40.
・Nakagawa, K., Nakagawa, M., Fukuchi, H., Sasaki, M., and Tada, K.(2018) Japanese management styles: To change or not to change? A subsidiary control perspective. Journal of International Business and Economics, 6(2): 1-17.
・Abidi, D. and Nakagawa, K. (2018). Innovation in VUCA world: Evidence from Tunisian firms in a post-revolution context. International Journal of Business and Emerging Markets, 10(4): 319-340.
・Nakagawa, K., Tada, K., and Fukuchi, H. (2017) Organizational cultural
"Drivers and Obstacles for organizational change"
・Nakagawa, K. and Matsumoto, Y. (2015) Issue selection flexibility and strategic rigidity: Lessons from Sharp’s crisis. Discussion Papers In Economics and Business, Osaka
"Characteristics of Japanese management style"
・Nakagawa, K. (2012) Task overlapping approach to organizing R&D in developing
ITMC 2019 Best Presenter Award.
Nakagawa, K. and Nakaya, M. (2019) Competitive positioning as antecedents of explorative and exploitative technological acquisitions: Evidence from semiconductor industry. International Technology and Management Conference 2019, Sept. 23, Malaysia.
ABEM Best Paper Award 2017
Nakagawa, K. and Abidi, D. (2017). Opportunity-Based Approach Versus Administrative Control Approach: Comparison between Unstable Tunisia and Stable Japan. Proceedings of 3rd Academy of Business and Emerging Markets Conference, August 2, Santo
EAMSA Best Paper Award 2016
Nakagawa, K. (2016) Balancing formal and social influences toward organizational cultural
AJBS Best Paper Award 2016
Nakagawa, K., Nakagawa, M., Fukuchi, H., Sasaki, M., and Tada, K. (2016) Should Japanese Multinationals Change their Original Business Style in Emerging Markets? Proceedings of 29th Association of Japanese Business Studies Annual Conference 2016, June
2005 Master, graduate school of economics, The University of Tokyo
2008 Ph.D. in Economics,
2008 Lecturer, Komazawa University, Tokyo. (modern corporation)
2012 Lecturer, Osaka University, Osaka. (Strategic management, Management of technology)
2013 Associate professor.