Tomoko Shiroyama

Name SHIROYAMA Tomoko                                  
Title Professor
Degree Ph.D. (History)
Specialty Chinese Economic History
Theme of Research Long-term Paths of Economic Development in Asia
Professional Career

1988 Faculty of Literature, The University of Tokyo, Graduated

1990 Graduate School, Division of Humanities, The University of Tokyo, 
           Master Course, Completed

1995 Graduate School, Division of Humanities, The University of Tokyo, 
           Doctor Course,  Obtained necessary credits in Doctoral program

1999 Department of History, Harvard University,  Doctor Course,
           Completed

2002.04-2008.05 Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics,
                             Hitotsubashi University

2008.06- Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University

Selected publications

“Institutions Governing Long-Distance Trade in Asia During the 18th and 19th Centuries: Example from the Gongguan Archives of Batavia” Modern Asian Studies Review, Vol. 4, 2013.

“The Shanghai Real Estate Market and Capital Investment, 1860-1936” in Billy K. L. So and Ramon H. Myers eds., The Treaty Port Economy in Modern China: Empirical Studies of Institutional Change and Economic Performance, Institute of East Asian Studies, University of California, Berkeley, China Research Monograph 65, 2011, pp. 47-74.

“China’s relations with the international monetary system in the 20th century: historical analysis and contemporary implication,” in Shigeru Akita and Nicholas J. White eds., The International Order of Asia in the 1930s and the 1950s, Surrey: Ashgate, 2010, chapter 8.

China during the Great Depression: Market, State and the World Economy, 1929-1937, Cambridge,MA: Harvard University Asia Center, 2008.