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Richard Nakamura

Senior lecturer

Richard Nakamura
Senior lecturer
Management and Organisation
+46 31 786 2605

Room number: J810
Postal Address: Box 610, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 41124 Göteborg

Department of Business Administration (More Information)
Box 610
405 30 Göteborg
Fax: +46 31 786 1466
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 411 24 Göteborg

About Richard Nakamura

I am doing research on International Business studies with a special interest in Foreign direct investments, Cross-border mergers and acquisitions, East Asian business and management, East Asian industry (sector) studies, International Human Resource Management.

Research areas

  • International Business Studies, International Management and Organization, Cross-border Mergers & Acquisitions, East Asian Business and Economics

Teaching areas

  • International Business, Organization and Leadership Theory, International HRM, Japanese and Chinese economy and business

Selected publications


Digital oases and digital deserts in Sub-Saharan Africa
Wentrup, Robert, Ström, Patrik, Nakamura, Richard
Journal of Science & Technology Policy Management, 7(1): 77-100., 2016

Chinese Acquiring Japanese: Motives and Patterns of Chinese Outward M&A to Japan
Ström, Patrik, Nakamura, Richard
Asia Pacific Management Review, 19(3): 299-320., 2014

Digitalisering och nya ekonomiska geografier
Wentrup, Robert, Ström, Patrik, Nakamura, Richard
Berg, L., Ivarsson, I., Lindahl, R., & Ström, P. (Eds.), Gränsöverskridande: Vänbok till Claes G. Alvstam, Centrum för Europaforskning vid Göteborgs universitet, Skrift nr 30, pp. 11-19., 2016

FDI in the post-EU accession Baltic Sea Region: A global or a regional concern?
Nakamura, Richard, Olsson, Mikael, Lönnborg, Mikael
Baltic Journal of Economics, 12(2): 89-108., 2012

Upp, ned, och upp igen? Om styrkan och potentialen i den japanska ekonomin
Nakamura, Richard, Ström, Patrik
Linus Hagström & Pia Moberg (Eds.) Japan Nu – Strömningar och perspektiv, 2nd edition, Stockholm: Carlssons förlag, pp. 186-207., 2015

Foreign investment and economic integration: Meat industry in the Baltic Sea Region
Poblete, Leon, Nakamura, Richard
Baltic Worlds, 6(3-4): 38-44., 2013

To Merge and Acquire When the Times are Good? The Influence of Macro Factors on the Japanese M&A Pattern
Nakamura, Richard
The ICFAI Journal of Mergers and Acquisitions, 2(2): 15-33., 2005

Online Services – An Equalising Force between the Global North and the Global South
Wentrup, Robert, Nakamura, Richard, Ström, Patrik
Globalisation and Services-driven Economic Growth: Perspectives from the Global North and South, Oxon : Routledge, s. 55-72, 2016

Crossing the Digital Desert in Sub-Saharan Africa: Does Policy Matter?
Wentrup, Robert, Xu, Emily, Nakamura, Richard, Ström, Patrik
Policy & Internet, 8:3, 2016

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Chinese outward M&A to Japan – Do they have any impact?
Richard Nakamura, Patrik Ström
Presentation at the Asian Development Bank Institutite (ADBI), Tokyo, Japan, 10 December 2014, Conference contribution 2014
Conference contribution

EU-Japan Free Trade Agreement negotiations– Stuck between TPP and TTIP?’
Claes G. Alvstam, Richard Nakamura
The 31st annual Conference of the Euro-Asia Management Studies Association, Thammasat University, Bangkok, October 29-November 1., Conference paper 2014
Conference paper

Chinese outward M&A to Japan – Do they have any impact?
Richard Nakamura, Patrik Ström
The 31st Annual Conference of Euro-Asia Management Studies Association (EAMSA), Thammasat University, Bangkok, Thailand, Conference paper 2014
Conference paper


Okända entreprenörer och otydliga varumärken
Richard Nakamura
Entreprenörskap och varumärken, Möklinta, Gidlunds förlag, Chapter in book 2013
Chapter in book

Firm level Chinese FDI in Japan – spatial dynamics and regional economic development
Richard Nakamura, Patrik Ström
International Geographical union Regional Conference, Kyoto, August 14, 2013, Conference contribution 2013
Conference contribution


FDI in the post-EU accession Baltic Sea Region: A global or a regional concern?
Richard Nakamura, Mikael Lönnborg, Mikael Olsson
Baltic Journal of Economics, Journal article 2012
Journal article

Ekonomisk utveckling och innovationer i det moderna Japan
Richard Nakamura, Patrik Ström
Japan Nu: strömningar och perspektiv, Stockholm, Carlsson Bokförlag, Chapter in book 2012
Chapter in book


Buying Japanese
Richard Nakamura, Patrik Ström
Proceedings of the China Economic Research Center (CERC) at the Stockholm School of Economics and China Center for Economic Research (CCER) at the Peking University “China in the World Economy” , Conference contribution 2009
Conference contribution

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