On the Works of Professor Koji Okuguchi



This chapter briefly explains life and works of Professor Koji Okuguchi. This chapter also contains a list of his selected publications.

Selected Publications of Koji Okuguchi

  1. Okuguchi K (1964) The stability of the Cournot oligopoly solution: a further generalization. Rev Econ Stud 31(2):143–146CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Okuguchi K (1966) On adaptive expectations and Cobweb phenomena. Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie/J Econ 26:470–472CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Okuguchi K (1968) The labour participation ratio and the speed of adjustment. Economica 35:445–450CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. Okuguchi K (1968) Taxation and portfolio choice. Kikan Rironkeizaigaku (Econ Stud Q, Journal of former Japan Association of Theoretical Economics, now renamed Japanese Economic Association) 19(3):58–62Google Scholar
  5. Okuguchi K (1969) On the stability of price adjusting oligopoly equilibrium under product differentiation. South Econ J 35(3):244–246CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. Okuguchi K (1969) The stability of the balanced growth path under factor-augmenting technical progress. Can J Econ/Revue canadienne d’Economique 2(1):135–137CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. Okuguchi K (1970) Adaptive expectations in an oligopoly model. Rev Econ Stud 37(2):233–237CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. Okuguchi K, Suzumura K (1971) Uniqueness of the Cournot oligopoly equilibrium. Econ Stud Q 22(1):81–83Google Scholar
  9. Okuguchi K (1971) The stability of the Stackelberg duopoly solutions: extensions of Kamerschen-Smith’s results. Econ Stud Q 22(3):50–53Google Scholar
  10. Okuguchi K (1971) Theory of oligopoly. Sobunsha, Tokyo (In Japanese)Google Scholar
  11. Negishi, T., Okuguchi, K., (1972) A model of duopoly with Stackelberg equilibrium. Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie/J Econ 32(2):153–162. Reprinted in Collected essays of Takashi Negishi, vol 1 (1994) General Equilibrium Theory. Elgar, Aldershot, pp 116–25Google Scholar
  12. Okuguchi K (1972) A note on ‘Inferior’ input in production. Swed J Econ 74(3):398–399CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. Okuguchi K (1972) A dynamic model of firm entry: comment. Rev Econ Stud 39(4):521–522CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  14. Okuguchi K (1973) Quasi-competitiveness and cournot oligopoly. Rev Econ Stud 40(1):145–148CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  15. Okuguchi K (1973) Magnification effect in a two-good model with intermediate inputs. Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie/J Econ 33(3):413–418CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  16. Okuguchi K (1974) Global stability of a dynamic pigovian policy. Econ Stud Q 25(2):59–60Google Scholar
  17. Okuguchi K (1974) Input choices under rate of return regulation. Keizai Kenkyu (Econ Rev, Journal of Institute of Economics, Hitotsubashi University) 25(3):272–275Google Scholar
  18. Okuguchi K (1975) A model of oligopoly with unknown demand function and adaptive expectations. Econ Stud Q 26(1):59–63Google Scholar
  19. Okuguchi K (1975) The implications of regulation for induced technical change: comment. Bell J Econ 6(2):703–705CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  20. Okuguchi K (1975) Power-positive matrices and global stability of competitive equilibrium. Keio Econ Stud 12(1):37–40Google Scholar
  21. Okuguchi K (1976) Natural equilibrium in the Bush-Mayer model of anarchy: a dynamic analysis. Public Choice 26(1):129–134CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  22. Okuguchi K (1976) Further note on matrices with Quasi-Dominant diagonals. Econ Stud Q 27(2):151–154Google Scholar
  23. Okuguchi K (1976) Product price change and intersectoral re-allocation of specific factors. Econ Rec 52(4):497–504CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  24. Okuguchi K (1976) Expectations and stability in Oligopoly models. Springer, Berlin/HeidelbergCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  25. Kemp MC, Kimura Y, Okuguchi K (1977) Monotonicity properties of a dynamical version of the Heckscher-Ohlin model of production. Econ Stud Q 28(3):249–253Google Scholar
  26. Okuguchi K (1977) Mathematical foundations for economic analysis. Kogakusha-McGraw-Hill, Tokyo (In Japanese)Google Scholar
  27. Okuguchi K (1977) Input price uncertainty and the theory of the firm. Econ Stud Q 28(1):25–30Google Scholar
  28. Okuguchi K (1977) Trade, savings and a nontraded good. J Int Econ 7(4):379–383CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  29. Okuguchi K (1977) Factor specificity and the Rybczinski theorem. In: Sato R (ed) Resource allocation and division of space. Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg, pp 83–94CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  30. Okuguchi K (1978) The stability of price adjusting oligopoly with conjectural variations. Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie/J Econ 38(1):55–60CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  31. Okuguchi K (1978) Matrices with dominant diagonal blocks and economic theory. J Math Econ 5(1):43–52CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  32. Okuguchi K (1978) On the global stability of the Morishima system. Keio Econ Stud 15(2):69–72Google Scholar
  33. Okuguchi K (1978) A note on systems of simultaneous linear difference equations. Nav Res Logist Q 25(4):727–728CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  34. Hadjimichalakis MG, Okuguchi K (1979) The stability of a generalized Tobin model. Rev Econ Stud 46(1):175–178CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  35. Kemp MC, Okuguchi K (1979) Optimal policies for exhaustible resources in open economies. Zeitschrift für die gesamte Staatswissenschaft/J Inst Theor Econ 135(2):207–215Google Scholar
  36. Okuguchi K (1979) Monopoly, intermediate goods and the pure theory of international trade. Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie/J Econ 39(1–2):119–130CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  37. Okuguchi K (1979) Technical progress, population growth and intergenerational equity in a model with many exhaustible and renewable resources. Econ Lett 3(1):57–60CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  38. Okuguchi K (1979) On the stability of the Stackelberg oligopoly equilibrium. Econ Lett 3(4):321–325CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  39. Kemp MC, Okuguchi K (1980) Exhaustible resource and optimal consumption in an open economy. Econ Stud Q 31(1):79–83Google Scholar
  40. Okuguchi K (1980) Stability of equilibrium in a factor market distortion. Econ Stud Q 31(2):156–158Google Scholar
  41. Okuguchi K (1980) Exhaustible resources and savings rule for intergenerational equity. Zeitschrift für die gesamte Staatswissenschaft/J Inst Theor Econ 136(4):673–677Google Scholar
  42. Kemp MC, Long NV, Okuguchi K (1981) On the possibility of deriving conclusions of Stolper-Samuelson type when commodity prices are random. Econ Stud Q 32(2):111–116Google Scholar
  43. Okuguchi K (1981) Stability of the arms race models. Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie/J Econ 41(3–4):353–360CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  44. Okuguchi K (1981) Population growth, costly innovation and modified Hartwick’s rule. Int Econ Rev 22(3):657–661CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  45. Okuguchi K (1981) Joint production and specific factor: a dynamic analysis. Econ Stud Q 32(3):267–271Google Scholar
  46. Okuguchi K (1981) Innovation and intergenerational equity in a model with many exhaustible and renewable resources. Econ Stud Q 32(3):272–275Google Scholar
  47. Okuguchi K (1981) A Dynamic Cournot-Nash equilibrium in fishery: the effects of entry. Rivista di matematica per le scienze economiche e sociali 4(2):59–64Google Scholar
  48. Chiarella C, Okuguchi K (1982) Comparison of optimal, intergenerational equity and hartwick savings rule dynamic paths in a growth model with exhaustible resources. Zeitschrift für die gesamte Staatswissenschaft/J Inst Theor Econ 138(4):711–721Google Scholar
  49. Okuguchi K (1982) Global stability of a generalized morishima system. Keio Econ Stud 19(1):101–104Google Scholar
  50. Okuguchi K (1983) Equilibria in an industry with a cartel and a competitive fringe. Econ Stud Q 34(1):38–43Google Scholar
  51. Okuguchi K (1983) The Cournot oligopoly and competitive equilibria as solutions to non-linear complementarity problems. Econ Lett 12(2):127–133CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  52. Chiarella C, Kemp MC, Long NV, Okuguchi K (1984) On the economics of international fisheries. Int Econ Rev 25(1):145–148; Also in Kemp MC, Long NV (eds) Essays in the economics of exhaustible resources. North-Holland, Amsterdam, pp 189–198Google Scholar
  53. Okuguchi K (1984) Utility function, group size, and the aggregate provision of a pure public good. Public Choice 42(3):247–255CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  54. Okuguchi K (1984) Commercial fishing with predator-prey interaction. Keio Econ Stud 21(2):37–44Google Scholar
  55. Chiarella C, Okuguchi K (1985) The Cournot-Nash and cooperative solutions in the harvesting of a fish stock. Rivista di matematica per le scienze economiche e sociali 8(2):93–101Google Scholar
  56. Okuguchi K (1985) Nash-Cournot equilibrium for an industry with oligopoly and a competitive fringe. Keio Econ Stud 22:51–56Google Scholar
  57. Okuguchi K (1986) Labor-managed Bertrand and Cournot oligopolies. Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie/J Econ 46(2):115–122CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  58. Szidarovszky F, Okuguchi K (1986) Linear and nonlinear oligopoly models. In: Prekopa A et al. (eds) System modelling and optimization. Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg, pp 949–956CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  59. Fluck Z, Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (1987) Contribution to oligopoly theory: the case of uncertain collusions. Keio Econ Stud 24(1):13–23Google Scholar
  60. Okuguchi K (1987) Equilibrium prices in the bertrand and Cournot oligopolies. J Econ Theory 42(1):128–139. (Appeared earlier as, Discussion Paper, Sonderforschungsbereich 21, Universität Bonn, 1985)Google Scholar
  61. Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (1987) Stability of the linear Cournot oligopoly with multi-product firms. Econ Stud Q 38(2):184–187Google Scholar
  62. Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (1987) On a nonlinear input-output system. Math Soc Sci 13(3):277–281CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  63. Szidarovszky F, Okuguchi K (1987) Notes on the stability of quadratic games. Keio Econ Stud 24(2):33–45Google Scholar
  64. Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (1988) Dynamics of the Cournot oligopoly with multi-product firms. Math Soc Sci 16(2):159–169CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  65. Szidarovszky F, Okuguchi K (1988) A note on global asymptotic stability of non-linear difference equations. Econ Lett 26(4):349–352CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  66. Szidarovszky F, Okuguchi K (1988) A linear oligopoly model with adaptive expectations: stability reconsidered. Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie/J Econ 48(1):79–82CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  67. Okuguchi K (1989) The Bertrand and Cournot equilibria for international duopoly with multimarkets. Int Econ J 3(4):61–68CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  68. Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (1989) An adaptive model of oligopoly with multi-product firms. Econ Stud Q 40(1):48–52Google Scholar
  69. Szidarovsky F, Okuguchi K (1989) A non-differentiable input-output model. Math Soc Sci 18(2):187–190CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  70. Okuguchi K (1990) Cournot duopoly with several markets. Reg Sci Urban Econ 20(3):305–311CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  71. Okuguchi K (1990) Transport cost in Cournot duopoly with several markets. Stud Reg Sci (the Japan Section of the Regional Science Association International) 20(2):95–105Google Scholar
  72. Okuguchi K, Irie K (1990) The Schur and Samuelson conditions for a cubic equation. Manch Sch 58(4):414–418. Reprinted in Wood JC, McLure M (eds) (2005) Paul A. Samuelson: critical assessments of contemporary economists, Second series. Routledge, London, pp 169–173Google Scholar
  73. Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (1990) The theory of oligopoly with multi-product firms. Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg (Translated into Persian)Google Scholar
  74. Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (1990) Global asymptotic stability of nonlinear difference equations with non-differentiable functions. Econ Lett 33(4):333–338CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  75. Szidarovszky F, Okuguchi K (1990) Dynamic oligopoly: models with incomplete information. Appl Math Comput 38(2):161–177Google Scholar
  76. Okuguchi K (1991) Labor-managed and capitalistic firms in international duopoly: the effects of export subsidy. J Comp Econ 15(3):476–484CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  77. Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (1991) Entry in Bertrand and Cournot oligopolies with product differentiation. Keio Econ Stud 28(1):43–49Google Scholar
  78. Okuguchi K (1992) Labor-managed Cournot oligopoly with product differentiation. Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie/J Econ 56(2):197–208CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  79. Okuguchi K (1993) Cournot oligopoly with profit-maximizing and labor-managed firms. Keio Econ Stud 30(1):27–38Google Scholar
  80. Okuguchi K (1993) Follower’s advantage in labor-managed duopoly. Keio Econ Stud 30(2):1–5Google Scholar
  81. Okuguchi K (1993) Trade policy for international duopoly with product differentiation. In: Herberg H, Long NV (eds) Trade, welfare, and economic policies: essays in honor of Murray C. Kemp. University of Michigan Press, Ann ArborGoogle Scholar
  82. Okuguchi K (1993) Unified approach to Cournot models: oligopoly, taxation and aggregate provision of a pure public good. Eur J Pol Econ 9(2):233–245CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  83. Okuguchi K (1993) Comparative statics for international duopoly with profit-maximizing and labor-managed firms. J Int Comp Econ 2:65–75Google Scholar
  84. Okuguchi K (1993) Labor-managed firms under imperfect competition (and related problems): introduction. Manag Decis Econ 14(5):379–381. Guest edited by Okuguchi KGoogle Scholar
  85. Okuguchi K (1993) Comparative statics for profit-maximizing and labor-managed Cournot oligopolies. Manag Decis Econ 14(5):433–444CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  86. Okuguchi K (1994) Indirect taxation in profit-maximizing and labor-managed Cournot oligopolies. J Int Comp Econ 3:101–113Google Scholar
  87. Okuguchi K, Yamazaki T (1994) Bertrand and hierarchical Stackelberg oligopolies with product differentiation. Keio Econ Stud 31(1):75–80Google Scholar
  88. Okuguchi K, Yamazaki T (1994) Ad valorem and specific taxes, and optimal Pigouvian tax within Cournot Oligopoly. Keio Econ Stud 31(2):25–32Google Scholar
  89. Okuguchi K, Yamazaki T (1994) General analysis of horizontal merger. Seoul J Econ 7(3):279–290Google Scholar
  90. Okuguchi K (1995) Effects of tariff on international mixed duopoly with several markets. CES working paper number 93, Universität MünchenGoogle Scholar
  91. Okuguchi K (1995) Decreasing returns and existence of nash equilibrium in rent-seeking games. Working paper, Department of Economics, Nanzan University, Nagoya, JapanGoogle Scholar
  92. Okuguchi K (1996) Dynamic analysis of Cournot oligopoly with workers’ enterprises. In: Sertel M (ed) Workers’ enterprises – alternative in privatization. North-Holland, Amsterdam, pp 57–70Google Scholar
  93. Okuguchi K, Serizawa N (1996) Effects of trade policy for international duopoly. Keio Econ Stud 33(2):13–22Google Scholar
  94. Okuguchi K, Yamazaki T (1996) Two-stage Cournot oligopolies with industry-wide externalities. Seoul J Econ 9(1):1–16Google Scholar
  95. Chiarella C, Okuguchi K (1997) A dynamic analysis of Cournot duopoly in imperfectly competitive product and factor markets. Keio Econ Stud 34(1):21–33Google Scholar
  96. Szidarovszky F, Okuguchi K (1997) On the existence and uniqueness of pure Nash equilibrium in rent-seeking games. Games Econ Behav 18(1):135–140. Reprinted in Walker DA (ed) (2000) Some recent types of equilibrium models. Elgar, Cheltenham/Northampton, pp 512–17. Reprinted also in Congleton RD, Hillman AL, Konrad KA (eds) 40 years of research on rent seeking, vol 1, 2008. Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg, pp 271–276Google Scholar
  97. Okuguchi K (1998) Long-run fish stock and imperfectly competitive international commercial fishing. Keio Econ Stud 35(1):9–17Google Scholar
  98. Okuguchi K (1998) Existence of equililbrium for Cournot oligopoly-oligopsony. Keio Econ Stud 35(2):45–53Google Scholar
  99. Okuguchi K, Serizawa N (1998) Cournot vs Stackelberg: the case of labor-managed duopoly. Keio Econ Stud 35(2):37–43Google Scholar
  100. Szidarovszky F, Okuguchi K (1998) An oligopoly model of commercial fishing. Seoul J Econ 11(3):321–330Google Scholar
  101. Okuguchi K (1999) Cournot and Stackelberg duopolies revisited. Jpn Econ Rev (former Economic Studies Quarterly) 50(3):363–367Google Scholar
  102. Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (1999) The theory of oligopoly with multi-product firms, 2nd edn. Springer, Heidelberg/New YorkCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  103. Okuguchi K (2000) Comparative statics for oligopoly, oligopsony and oligopsonistic oligopoly. J Econ Res 5(2):173–187Google Scholar
  104. Szidarovszky F, Okuguchi K (2000) A dynamic model of international fishing. Seoul J Econ 13(4):471–476Google Scholar
  105. Okuguchi K (2001) International competition in one country: comparative static analysis. Pac Econ Rev 6(1):25–35CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  106. Okuguchi K (2002) Comparative static analysis for Cournot oligopoly. In: Woodland AD (ed) Economic theory and international trade: essays in honour of Murray C. Kemp. Elgar, Cheltenham/Northampton, pp 208–217Google Scholar
  107. Szidarovszky F, Ilieva V, Okuguchi K (2002) Entry and merger in commercial fishing with multiple markets. Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie/J Econ 76(3):247–259CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  108. Okuguchi K (2003) Optimal pollution tax in Cournot oligopoly. Keio Econ Stud 40(1):85–89Google Scholar
  109. Okuguchi K (2003) Dynamic and comparative static analysis of imperfectly competitive international fishery. Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie/J Econ 80(3):249–265CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  110. Okuguchi K (2003) Imperfect competition and optimal pollution tax. In: Bars R, Gyurkovics E (eds) Control applications of optimisation 2003, a proceedings volume from the 12th IFAC workshop, Visegrád. Elsevier Science Limited, Oxford, pp 123–126Google Scholar
  111. Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (2003) Oligopoly with intertemporal demand interaction. J Econ Res 8(1):51–62Google Scholar
  112. Szidarovszky F, Okuguchi K (2003) Competition and cooperation in international commercial fishing. In: Neck R (ed) Modeling and control of economic systems 2001, a proceedings volume from the 10th IFAC symposium, Klagenfurt, 2001. Elsevier Science Limited, Oxford, pp 65–68Google Scholar
  113. Okuguchi K, Yamazaki T (2004) Stability of equilibrium in Bertrand and Cournot Duopolies. Int Game Theory Rev 6(3):381–390CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  114. Okuguchi K (2005) Revisiting perverse effects on exchange rate pass-through. Int J Bus Econ 4(1):67–76Google Scholar
  115. Okuguchi K (2005) Entry in Bertrand oligopoly. PU M A (Pure Math Appl) 16(4):467–474Google Scholar
  116. Okuguchi K (2005) Existence of Nash equilibria in endogenous rent-seeking games. In: Nowak AS, Szajowski K (eds) Advances in dynamic games. Birkhäuser, Boston, pp 445–453CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  117. Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (2005) Changes in demand function in Cournot oligopoly. Pac Econ Rev 10(3):371–378CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  118. Szidarovszky F, Okuguchi K, Kopel M (2005) International fishery with several countries. PU M A 16(4):493–514Google Scholar
  119. Erjaee HG, Okuguchi K (2006) Bifurcation and stability in imperfectly competitive international commercial fishing. Keio Econ Stud 43(2):61–71Google Scholar
  120. Okuguchi K (2006) Aggregate game and international fishery with several countries. In: Haasis H-D, Kopfer H, Schönberger J (eds) Operations research proceedings 2005. Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg, pp 461–466CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  121. Okuguchi K (2007) Quasi-competitive Cournot oligopoly with product differentiation and symmetric firms. Rev Dev Econ 11(2):404–411CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  122. Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (2007) Existence and uniqueness of equilibrium in labor-managed Cournot oligopoly. Riv Pol Econ 97(3):9–16. Reprinted in Lambertini L (ed) Firms’ objective and internal organization in a global economy: positive and normative analysis, 2009. St. Martin’s Press/Palgrave Macmillan, New York, pp 9–16Google Scholar
  123. Okuguchi K, Szidarovszky F (2007) Environmental R and D in Cournot oligopoly with emission or performance standards. PU M A 18(1–2):111–118Google Scholar
  124. Okuguchi K, Yamazaki T (2008) Global stability of unique Nash equilibrium in Cournot oligopoly and rent-seeking game. J Econ Dyn Control 32(4):1204–1211CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  125. Okuguchi K (2010) Inferior factor in Cournot oligopoly. Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie/J Econ 101(2):125–131CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  126. Okuguchi K (2011) Optimal pollution tax under international competition. Keio Econ Stud 47(1):153–159Google Scholar
  127. Okuguchi K (2012) Commercial fishing with predator-prey interaction revisited. Keio Econ Stud 48(1):139–144Google Scholar
  128. Okuguchi K (2012) General analysis of Cournot mixed oligopoly with partial privatization. Eurasian Econ Rev 2(1):48–62Google Scholar
  129. Erjaee GH, Astadzad MH, Okuguchi K, Rahemi A (2013) Fractional differential equations system for comercial fishing under predator-prey interaction. J Appl Nonlinear Dyn 2(4)Google Scholar
  130. Okuguchi K (2013) Existence of unique equilibrium and quasi-competitiveness in Cournot mixed oligopoly. Presented at PET13, LisbonGoogle Scholar
  131. Okuguchi K, Yamazaki T (2014) Global stability of Nash equilibrium in aggregative games. Int Game Theory Rev 16(4)Google Scholar
  132. Okuguchi K (2015) Analysis of privatization in Stackelberg mixed oligopoly. Presented at DIEM (Dubrovnik International Economic Meeting) 2015, DubrovnikGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of EconomicsNiigata UniversityNiigata-shiJapan

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