Kazuhiro Kumo

Associate Professor at the Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan.

Kazuhiro Kumo is Associate Professor at the Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan. He received a B.A. degree in linguistics and cultural studies from the Osaka University of Foreign Studies in 1994, and a doctoral degree in economics from Kyoto University in 2002. He studies Russian/Soviet economies and is especially interested in industrial/population location patterns and demographic analyses.

He takes the lead in the project on “Long-term Population/Labour Statistics for Russia and Central Asia”. He has published papers in several major journals, including Post-Communist Economies and Europe-Asia Studies (formerly Soviet Studies), and these academic works have been cited in major international/Russian journals and in other materials. He is the author of a monograph Migration and Regional Development in the Soviet Union and Russia: A Geographical Approach, Beck Publishers Russia, Moscow, 2003.

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