Faculty members

Visiting and Adjunct Faculty Members


Visiting Lecturer, Hitotsubashi ICS


Accounting 1 (MBA), Accounting 2 (MBA)

Ryosuke Fujitani received his BBA from Hosei University in Tokyo, and MA and PhD in Commerce and Management from Hitotsubashi University in Tokyo.

Prior to joining Tokyo Keizai University as an Assistant Professor in 2020, Ryosuke was a Research Fellow in JSPS (DC1) in 2018-2020 and a visiting scholar at Darla Moore School of Business in 2018-2019 (Overseas Challenge Program for Young Researchers).

His research area is corporate disclosure; corporate governance; and corporate finance. He is currently working on the research topics, including a) the effect of disclosure regulation on corporate investment decisions; b) economic consequences of macroeconomic uncertainty (e.g., COVID-19 pandemic); and c) financial reporting speed. His publication includes "The bright side of frequent financial reporting" (in Japan Journal of Finance, 2020 in Japanese); "Does Stock Market Listing Impact Investment in Japan?" (with Joseph French and Yukihiro Yasuda in Journal of The Japanese and International Economies, 2021); and "Under pressure: listing status and disinvestment in Japan"(with Joseph French and Yukihiro Yasuda in Finance Research Letters, 2020)