京都大学 大学院経済学研究科・経済学部

DEPARTMENT FACULTY

Professor

Naoki WakabayashiActivity Database on
Education and Research

Degree (Awarding Institution)
Ph.D. in Economics, Kyoto University.
COURSES
TAUGHT
Business Organizations, Human Resource Management(undergraduate)
Business Organizations, Human Resource Management(graduate)
Membership of Professional Organizations
  • Japan Sociological Society
  • Japanese Association for Economic Sociology
  • Japanese Academic Association for Organizational Science
  • European Group for Organizational Studies
  • American Sociological Association
Main field of Research and Instruction

Sociological analysis of dynamics of interorganizational communication networks and trust.
Changes in interorganizational trust in post-keiretsu networks.
Sociology of intraorganizational networks and trust after post-meger integration.
Sociology of regional industrial network.

Topic(s) of Research in Progress

Selected Publications
  • (with J. Gill) “Perspective Differences in Inter-organizational Collaboration and Dynamics of Trust”, University of Bradford Management Centre Working Paper Series, No. 9821, 1998
  • “Management of Embeddedness and Trust: Comparison of Quality Control Managers: Networks for Inter-organizational Quality Improvement Between Japanese and British Automotive Component Companies”, Annual Review of The Tohoku Sociological Association. 30 (2000): 219-235.