Associate Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Chuo University
Areas of Specialization: Accounting and Business
Akihiro Yamada was born in Aichi Prefecture in 1984. In 2013, he completed the Doctoral Program in the Graduate School of Economics, Nagoya City University. He holds a PhD in economics. He was appointed to the Chuo University Faculty of Commerce in 2013, and assumed his current position in 2016. His areas of expertise are accounting and business. His current research theme is analyzing the impact of the geographical distribution of companies on accounting information.
His theses include “Influence of geographic distribution on real activities manipulation within consolidated companies: Evidence from Japan,” Research in International Business and Finance, 2020 (co-written), “The real effect of mandatory disclosure in Japanese firms,” Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, 2020 (co-written) and more.