Yoshiaki Ogura

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  • Lee G Branstetter, Raymond Fisman, C Fritz Foley, Vincent Leung, Changxiu Li, Grace Lin +16 others
  • 2005
arrangements that maintain legal confidentiality requirements. The views expressed are those of the authors and do not reflect official positions of the U.S. and the NBER for helpful comments. We also wish to express our gratitude to a number of multinational managers, patent lawyers, accountants, and intellectual property consultants who taught us a great(More)
  • Research Showcase, Cmu, Lee G Branstetter, Yoshiaki Ogura, Lee Branstetter, Jim Adams +9 others
  • 2015
Frank Lichtenberg for detailed comments on an earlier draft. We also wish to thank a number of academic scientists and industrial R&D managers for providing me with their insights into the process by which knowledge flows from academia to industry. By prior agreement, they will remain anonymous. We are indebted to Masami Imai, Hiau-Looi Kee, Changxiu Li,(More)
A 59-year-old man was carried to the hospital by three men. The deceased was unconscious at admission and his face was severely swollen with many subcutaneous hemorrhages and extensive edema. His death was confirmed 17 min after resuscitation. A judicial autopsy was performed the next day. Findings showed that the victim's face and head were reddish and(More)
  • Uchida Hirofumi, Iichiro Uesugi, Hotei Rieti, Masaki, Hirofumi Uchida, Masaki Hotei +18 others
  • 2010
Using unique data we test various trade credit theories and find the following. First, the length of a buyer-seller relationship has a positive impact on the use of trade credit, especially for longer-term credit. In contrast, short-term trade credit is extended based on buyers' hard information. Second, trade credit is more frequently used for transactions(More)
Chuo University. We are grateful to Yuji Honjo and Eiji Okuyama for their insightful comments. We also gratefully acknowledge the financial support by the Daiginkyo Forum of the Osaka Bankers' Association. RIETI Discussion Papers Series aims at widely disseminating research results in the form of professional papers, thereby stimulating lively discussion.(More)
RIETI Discussion Papers Series aims at widely disseminating research results in the form of professional papers, thereby stimulating lively discussion. The views expressed in the papers are solely those of the author(s), and do not present those of the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry. ABSTRACT Existing theories consistently predict that(More)
Preliminary and Incomplete 1 The statistical analysis of firm-level data on U.S. multinational companies was conducted at the International Investment Division, Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce under arrangements that maintain legal confidentiality requirements. The views expressed are those of the authors and do not reflect official(More)
  • Tsuruta Daisuke, Hikaru Fukanuma, Kaoru Hosono, Daisuke Miyakawa, Yoshiaki Ogura, Arito Ono +6 others
  • 2015
We investigate the determinants of the end of lending relationships with banks using small business data. We also investigate how small businesses without lending relationships financed credit demand during the global financial shock. First, we find that firms with high internal cash holdings, lower growth, and low working capital were more likely to end(More)
  • Miyakawa Daisuke, Takizawa Miho, Kaoru Hosono, Arito Ono, Hirofumi Uchida, Iichiro Uesugi +25 others
  • 2013
Venture Capital (VC) is often syndicated to invest. The characteristics of each syndicate can vary not only in the number of VC but also in the heterogeneity of VC types included in a syndicate (e.g., bank-dependent, independent, and public etc.). This paper empirically studies how these two characteristics are related to the dynamics of client firms'(More)
This paper investigates the interaction between innovation and imitation costs for heterogeneous ideas (industries). It analyzes the effect of various patent-related policies under the common patent length across different industries. It also looks at a policy that will strengthen trade secrets such as the Soleau envelope policy. Under the common term of(More)