KAWASHIMA Nobuko
Faculty of Economics Department of Economics
Professor
Last Updated :2021/10/24

Researcher Profile and Settings

Other affiliation

  • 東京大学未来ビジョン研究センター, 客員教授

Research Interests

  • Media Industries
  • policy
  • economics
  • arts and culture
  • economy
  • culture

Research Areas

  • Humanities & social sciences/Museology
  • Humanities & social sciences/Cultural properties
  • Humanities & social sciences/Aesthetic practices
  • Humanities & social sciences/Economic policy
  • Humanities & social sciences/Economic policy

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Visiting Professor, Institute for Future Initiatives, The University of Tokyo, 2017/04 - Today
  • Professor, Faculty of Economics, Doshisha University, 1999/04 - Today
  • Research Fellow, Centre for Cultural Policy, University of Warwick, 1995/10 - 1999/03

Education

  • University of Warwick, 1985/10 - 1999/06
  • The University of Tokyo, College of Arts and Sciences
  • The University of Tokyo, Faculty of Liberal Arts
  • London School of Economics, Social Policy

Academic Degrees

  • PhD in Cultural Policy, University of Warwick
  • MSC, London School of Economics
  • LLM, London School of Economics

Association Memberships

  • JAPAN NPO Research Association
  • Japan Association for Cultural Economics
  • International Conference on Cultural Policy Research

Committee Memberships

  • Member of the Scientific Committee, 2000, International Conference on Cultural Policy Research, Academic society, International Conference on Cultural Policy Research

Published Papers

  • The production consortium system in Japanese film financing
    Nobuko Kawashima
    Routledge Handbook of Cultural and Creative Industries in Asia, 166 - 176, 07 Dec. 2018
  • Wrestling with or embracing digitization in the music industry: The contrasting business strategies of j-pop and k-pop
    Jimmyn Parc, Nobuko Kawashima
    Kritika Kultura, 2018(30-31)23 - 48, Feb. 2018, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Globalization of Japanese Food and the Problem of Product Fraud and Counterfeit
    河島 伸子
    文化経済学, 文化経済学会 (日本), 14(2)1 - 19, Sep. 2017, Japanese
  • Film policy in Japan – an isolated species on the verge of extinction?
    Nobuko Kawashima
    International Journal of Cultural Policy, 22(5)787 - 804, 19 Oct. 2016, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Introduction: film policy in a globalised cultural economy
    John Hill, Nobuko Kawashima
    International Journal of Cultural Policy, 22(5)667 - 672, 19 Oct. 2016, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Do the Arts and Culture Have a Positive Impact on Happiness? Beyond Methodological Issues
    KAWASHIMA Nobuko
    Advances in Happiness Research, 311 - 324, 2016, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Corporate support for the arts in Japan: Beyond emulation of the Western models
    Nobuko Kawashima
    Cultural Policy in East Asia: Contemporary Issues and Trends, 35 - 47, 01 Jan. 2016
  • Postmodern Advertising in Japan: Seduction, Visual Culture, and the Tokyo Art Directors Club
    Kawashima Nobuko
    JOURNAL OF JAPANESE STUDIES, 42(2)379 - 383, 2016
  • Cultural Policies in East Asia
    Nobuko Kawashima
    International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences: Second Edition, 453 - 459, 26 Mar. 2015
  • Cultural Economics in Japan : Trends and Future Issues
    河島 伸子
    文化経済学, 文化経済学会 (日本), 11(2)1 - 3, Sep. 2014, Japanese
  • The film industry in Japan-prospering without active support from the state?
    Nobuko Kawashima
    Cultural Policies in East Asia: Dynamics between the State, Arts and Creative Industries, 210 - 226, 19 Aug. 2014
  • Copyright as an incentive system for creativity? The case of contemporary visual arts
    Nobuko Kawashima
    Handbook of Research on Creativity, 464 - 476, 29 Nov. 2013
  • Corporate support for the arts in Japan: Beyond emulation of the Western models
    Nobuko Kawashima
    International Journal of Cultural Policy, 18(3)295 - 307, Jun. 2012, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Are the global media and entertainment conglomerates having an impact on cultural diversity? A critical assessment of the argument in the case of the film industry
    Nobuko Kawashima
    International Journal of Cultural Policy, 17(5)475 - 489, Nov. 2011, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Creative Industries in Urban Cultural Policy : Development and Future Issues(New Developments of Service and Cultural Industries in the Metropolitan Areas)
    KAWASHIMA Nobuko
    Annals of the Association of Economic Geographers, 経済地理学会, 57(4)295 - 306, 2011, Japanese
  • The rise of 'user creativity' - web 2.0 and a new challenge for copyright law and cultural policy
    Nobuko Kawashima
    International Journal of Cultural Policy, 16(3)337 - 353, Aug. 2010, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Inalienability of moral rights: a perspective from law and economics
    河島 伸子
    Intellectual property law and policy journal, 北海道大学グローバルCOEプログラム「多元分散型統御を目指す新世代法政策学」事務局, (29)205 - 246, Jun. 2010, Japanese
  • The relationship between cultural diversity and the structure of the market: a perspective from the economics of the media and entertainment
    河島 伸子
    Intellectual property law and policy journal, 北海道大学大学院法学研究科21世紀COEプログラム「新世代知的財産法政策学の国際拠点形成」事務局, (28)91 - 116, Mar. 2010, Japanese
  • Howard Becker, Art worlds
    Nobuko Kawashima
    International Journal of Cultural Policy, 16(1)41 - 42, 01 Feb. 2010
  • The structure of the advertising industry in Japan: The future of the mega-agencies
    Nobuko Kawashima
    Media International Australia, (133)75 - 84, Nov. 2009, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Rethinking outreach activities: arts management in Japan
    河島 伸子
    Journal of municipal problems., 都市問題研究会, 61(10)81 - 94, Oct. 2009, Japanese
  • The Droit de Suite controversy revisited (2) The EC directive and its impact on contemporary art market
    河島 伸子
    Intellectual property law and policy journal, 北海道大学大学院法学研究科21世紀COEプログラム「新世代知的財産法政策学の国際拠点形成」事務局, (22)137 - 161, Mar. 2009, Japanese
  • Surviving cultural policy: future issues for the film industry in Japan
    河島 伸子
    Cultural policy research, 日本文化政策学会, (2)49 - 75, 2008, Japanese
  • Advertising agencies, media and consumer market: The changing quality of TV advertising in Japan
    Nobuko Kawashima
    Media, Culture and Society, 28(3)393 - 410, May 2006, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • The droit de suite controversy revisited: context, effects and the price of art
    河島 伸子
    Intellectual Property Quarterly, (3)223 - 255, 2006
  • The Governance of Not-for-Profit Organizations in Japan and the US: Nonprofit Corporation Laws and Issues for Reform
    Kawashima Nobuko
    The Nonprofit Review, JAPAN NPO RESEARCH ASSOCIATION, 5(1)1 - 11, 2005, Japanese
  • Businesses and the NPO sector in Japan: Development and prospects
    Nobuko Kawashima
    The Voluntary and Non-Profit Sector in Japan: The Challenge of Change, 102 - 117, 19 Jun. 2003
  • Y. Tokumaru and I. Toshimitu, Arts and Cultural Policies I, Arts and Society, A. neki, Arts and Cultural policies II, Policy making and Management, Hosodaigaku Kyoikushinkokai, 2002
    Kawashima N
    Cultural Economics, 文化経済学会〈日本〉, 3(2)104 - 105, 2002
  • The Emerging Nonprofit Sector in Japan: Recent Changes and Prospects
    Kawashima Nobuko
    The Nonprofit Review, 日本NPO学会, 1(1)5 - 14, 2001, English
  • I. Sato, The Making of Contemporary Theatre in Japan
    Kawashima N
    Cultural Economics, 文化経済学会〈日本〉, 2(1)80 - 80, 2000
  • The emerging non-profit sector in Japan: Recent changes and prospects
    Nobuko Kawashima
    Global Economic Review, 29(4)89 - 105, 2000, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • Marketing at Local Authority Museums in Britain: An Analysis of Museum Organization
    Kawashima N
    Cultural Economics, 文化経済学会〈日本〉, 2(1)47 - 54, 2000
  • Cultural Policy Research: Progress and Prospects From an International Perspective
    Kawashima N
    Cultural Economics, 文化経済学会〈日本〉, 1(3)9 - 17, 1999
  • Decentralisation in Cultural Policy
    Kawashima N
    Cultural Economics, 文化経済学会〈日本〉, 1(1)11 - 17, 1998
  • COMPARING CULTURAL POLICY : TOWARDS THE DEVELOPMENT OF COMPARATIVE STUDY
    河島 伸子
    EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CULTURAL POLICY, (1-2)289 - 307, 1995
  • Changing Business Models in the Media Industries
    Nobuko Kawashima
    Media Industries Journal, University of Michigan Library, 7(1)69 - 88, 29 Jul. 2020, English, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • The artist’s resale right revisited: a new perspective
    Nobuko Kawashima
    International Journal of Cultural Policy, 14(3)299 - 313, 01 Aug. 2008, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • AUDIENCE DEVELOPMENT AND SOCIAL INCLUSION IN BRITAIN: Tensions, contradictions and paradoxes in policy and their implications for cultural management
    Nobuko Kawashima
    International Journal of Cultural Policy, 12(1)55 - 72, 01 Mar. 2006, Research paper (scientific journal)
  • The introduction of strategic management to local authority museums in Britain: A missing link between policy and organisation theory
    Nobuko Kawashima
    Policy and Politics, 27(3)359 - 373, 1999, Research paper (scientific journal)

Misc

  • Report on the 7th ICCPR (International Conference on Cultural Policy Research)
    河島 伸子
    文化経済学, 文化経済学会 (日本), 9(2)117 - 119, Sep. 2012, Japanese
  • A report on the 16th international conference on cultural economics Copenhagen and the English sessions in the conference of Japan Association for Cultural Economics Kobe
    後藤 和子, 勝浦 正樹, 河島 伸子
    Cultural economics, 文化経済学会(日本), 7(2)81 - 86, Sep. 2010, Japanese
  • Knowing the public. A review of museum marketing literature and research
    Nobuko Kawashima
    Museum Management and Curatorship, 17(1)21 - 39, 1998, Rapid communication, short report, research note, etc. (scientific journal)

Books etc

  • Asian Cultural Flows
    KAWASHIMA Nobuko, LEE Hye-Kyung
    Springer, 2018, Joint editor
  • Global culture : media, arts, policy, and globalization : pbk
    Crane Diana, 河島 伸子, 川崎 賢一
    Routledge, English
  • Asian cultural flows : cultural policies, creative industries, and media consumers
    河島, 伸子, Lee, Hye-Kyung
    Springer, 2018, English
  • Film policy in a globalised cultural economy
    Hill, John (W. John), 河島, 伸子
    Routledge, 2018, English
  • Global culture : media, arts, policy, and globalization
    Crane, Diana, 河島, 伸子, 川崎, 賢一
    Routledge, 2002, English
  • ARTS MANAGEMENT
    2002
  • GLOBAL CULTURE
    ROUTLEDGE, 2002
  • CULTURAL POLICY: AN INTRODUCTION
    2001
  • SUPPORTING THE ARTS : A JAPANESE PERSPECTIVE
    1991
  • The Content Industries

Works

  • An Evaluation of the Kochi Museum of Art
    2002

Research Grants & Projects

  • Asian Cultural Flows: Creative Industries and Cultural Policies
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research, 2015/04 -2019/03, Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
  • Museum and Community--Towards a New Engagement
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B), 2012/04 -2016/03, Kawashima Nobuko, SASAKI Toru, KOBAYASHI Mari, YAMANASHI Toshio, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
  • An Economic Study on Protection of Intellectual Property Rights in Developing and Emerging Countries
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B), 2011/04 -2016/03, Domon Koji, Kawashima Nobuko, Managi Shunsuke, Horie Shinya, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
  • Changes in the British Cinema-Film Policy from the 1980s, the Market and the Text
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research, 2011 -2013, KAWASHIMA Nobuko, OOTA Nobuyoshi, Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
  • Policy for amending income inequality and reforming social security based on happiness analysis
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A), 2010 -2013, TACHIBANAKI Toshiaki, IHORI Toshihiro, OSHIO Takashi, IDA Takanori, GENDA Yuji, OHTA Souichi, ITABA Yoshio, YAGI Tadashi, KAWASHIMA Nobuko, URAKAWA Kunio, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A)
  • The Cultural Industries in the Digital Age-Changes in the Business Environment and the Management of Creativity
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B), 2006 -2009, KAWASHIMA Nobuko, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
  • International Comparative Study on Reinventing the City and Region through Creative Clusters
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B), 2004 -2006, SASAKI Masayuki, SETA Fumihiko, NAGAO Kenkichi, KAWASAKI Kenichi, GOTO Kazuko, NODA Kunihiro, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
  • Theoretical and empirical study on Creative Industry and Urban Regeneration
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C), 2002 -2003, SASAKI Masayuki, KONAGAYA Kazuyuki, TSUNODA Ryutaro, HONDA Yutaka, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
  • Stakeholder Management in Nonprofit Arts Organizations in Japan
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C), 2002 -2003, KAWASHIMA Nobuko, TANAKA Takafumi, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
  • A Cultural-Reproduction Functioned by Cultural Policies -Forcusing on Art Policies in U.K., U.S.A., Singapore and Japan-
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A)., 1997 -1999, KAWASAKI Kenichi, GOTO Kazuko, KAWASHIMA Nobuko, SASAKI Masayuki, KOBAYASHI Mari, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A).
  • CULTURAL ECONOMICS, CULTURAL POLICY, CULTURAL INDUSTRIES