Yuichi  Furukawa 


Growth and Cultural Preference for Education in China (with Angus C. Chu and Dongming Zhu), Journal of Macroeconomics 49, 192–202, September 2016.   

Unions, Innovation, and Cross-Country Wage Inequality (with Angus C. Chu and Guido Cozzi), Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 64, 104–118, March 2016. 

Patents, R&D Subsidies and Endogenous Market Structure in a Schumpeterian Economy (with Angus C. Chu and Lei Ji), Southern Economic Journal 82, 809–825, January 2016. 

Leapfrogging Cycles in International CompetitionEconomic Theory 59401–433, June 2015. 

Effects of Economic Development in China on Skill-Biased Technical Change in the US (with Angus C. Chu and Guido Cozzi), Review of Economic Dynamics 18, 227–242, April 2015.

Market Quality and Market Infrastructure in the South and Technology Diffusion (with Makoto Yano), International Journal of Economic Theory 10, 139–146, February 2014. 

Patentability and Knowledge Spillovers of Basic R&D (with Angus C. Chu), Southern Economic Journal 79, 928--945, April 2013.  

On the Optimal Mix of Patent Instruments (with Angus C. Chu), Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 35, 1964–1975, November 2011. 

Intellectual Property Protection and Innovation: An Inverted-U RelationshipEconomics Letters 109, 99–101, November 2010.

Intellectual Property Rights and Appropriability of Innovation (with Taro Akiyama), Economics Letters 103, 138–141, June 2009. 

Endogenous Growth CyclesJournal of Economics 91, 69–96, May 2007.  

The Protection of Intellectual Property Rights and Endogenous Growth: Is Stronger Always Better? Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 31, 3644–3670, November 2007. (More than 150 citations at Google Scholar)


Should the Government Subsidize Innovation or Automation? (with Angus C. Chu,  Guido Cozzi, and Chih-Hsing Liao),  MPRA Paper No. 88276, August 2018.

Inflation, Unemployment and Economic Growth in a Schumpeterian Economy (Angus C. Chu,  Guido Cozzi, and Haichao Fan), MPRA Paper 86883, May 2018.  

Innovation and Inequality in a Monetary Schumpeterian Model with Heterogeneous Households and Firms  (with Angus C. Chu Guido CozziHaichao Fan, and Chih-Hsing Liao), MPRA Paper 86530, May 2018. Revise and Resubmit at Review of Economic Dynamics.

Novelty-seeking Traits and Innovation (with Tat-kei Lai and Kenji Sato), RIETI Discussion Paper Series 18-E-073, October 2018. 

Tourism, Capital/Labor Inflow, and Regional Development (with Kenji Kondoh and Shigemi Yabuuchi), CUIE Discussion Paper Series 1705, March 2018. Revise and Resubmit at International Advances in Economic Research 

Chaotic Industrial Revolution Cycles and Intellectual Property Protection in an Endogenous-Exogenous Growth Model (with Makoto Yano), MQ Discussions Series 2013-11, November 2013. A revised version will appear very soon... 

Learning by Doing and Strategic Interaction in Environmental Policies in a Two-country Model (with Yasuhiro Takarada), MPRA Paper 79820, June 2017.  

Can Trade Unions Increase Social Welfare? An R&D Model with Cash-in-Advance Constraints (with António Neto and Ana Paula Ribeiro), MPRA Paper 77312, March 2017. 

A Simple Theory of Offshoring and Reshoring (with Angus C. Chu and Guido Cozzi),  MPRA Paper 44557, February 2013. 


AEJ: MacroeconomicsBulletin of Economic Research, Economic Inquiry, Economics LettersEconomic Modelling, Economic Theory, European Economic Review, International Economic ReviewInternational Journal of Economic TheoryInternational Review of Economics and FinanceJapan and the World EconomyJapanese Economic ReviewJournal of Economic GrowthJournal of EconomicsJournal of Economic Dynamics & Control, Journal of European Economic Association, Journal of International Trade and Economic DevelopmentJournal of Money, Credit and Banking, Journal of Population Economics, Macroeconomic DynamicsMathematical Social SciencesMetroeconomicaReview of International EconomicsSouthern Economic Journal, Structural Change and Economic DynamicsStrategic Behavior and the Environment


Ph.D. (Economics) Yokohama National University, 2005
M.A. (Economics) Yokohama National University, 2002
B.A. (EconomicsKeio University, 2000