Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Chuo University
Areas of Specialization: Business History (Japanese Business History, Asian Business History), Economic History
Professor Kubo was born in Shingu City, Wakayama Prefecture. He completed the doctoral course of the Graduate School of Commerce, Chuo University in 1994.
He is the author of Business History Research into the Modern Sugar Manufacturing Industry
(Bunshindo Publishing Corporation, 2016), A History of Colonial Corporate Management: Empirical Research into Quasi-State-Owned Companies
(Nihon Keizai Hyouronsha, 1997), and editor of Modern Sugar Manufacturing Industry Development and the Federation of Sugar Manufacturers—The Search for Competition-based Cooperation
(Nihon Keizai Hyouronsha, 2009), Industrial Business History Series No. 9: Food Product Industry
(Japan Business History Institute, 2016), and Competition among Corporations in Asia
(Bunshindo Publishing Corporation, 2015) and more.