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Sotohebo Daisuke Last modified date:2024.06.03

Graduate School

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Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Research Interests
  • Evolutionary economic geography
    keyword : evolutionary economic geography
Academic Activities
1. Evolutionary Process of Company Town: From the Perspective of Evolutionary Economic Geography.
1. Mapping and the utilization survey of the historical heritages in Chofu castle town.
2. Locational adjustment of modern industry and evolutionary economic geography.
3. Current status survey on the collaboration between national university and manufactures in non-metropolitan region: Focusing on manufactures in Kagoshima prefecture and Kagoshima university.
4. Survey on the Regional Innovation Policy in the Industrial Agglomerations from a Medium- to Long-term Perspective.
1. The Process of Urban Shrinkage and Resilience in the Old Industrial Area of Bilbao: Urban Redevelopment and Innovation Policy.
2. Urban Development and Paternalism of Company Towns in the US and Europe : Case Studies of Pullman District and Zlín City.
3. Transformation of national land planning and welfare society.
4. Locational characteristics of transnational corporations and the company town in Herzogenaurach, Germany.
5. Industrial Dynamics and Urban Relocation in the Mining Cities Kiruna and Gallivare, Sweden.
6. Locality of the regional innovation system in Tounou region, Gifu prefecture.
7. Trends in Evolutionary Economic Geography and Regional Policy.
8. Restructuring of the core company and the reaction of local government and subcontractors in the company town: A case study on Minamiashigara city.
9. Evolutionary economic geography: Development path and perspectives.
10. Industry-university-government collaboration and transformation of actors' relation in a company town: Case study of Ube city, Yamaguchi prefecture.
11. Transformation of company town: A case study on change of policies for regional industries in Nobeoka city.
1. Daisuke Sotohebo, Path dependency of the company town of the chemical industry in Japan, 5th Global Conference on Economic Geography 2018, 2018.07.
2. Daisuke Sotohebo, The evolutionary process of industry and industry – university – government collaboration in an old industrial area: A case study of Kitakyushu region, Japan, 4th Global Conference on Economic Geography 2015, 2015.08.
Membership in Academic Society
  • The Human Geographical Society of Japan