Faculty of Economics
Regional Innovation Research Center
Regional Innovation Research Center of the Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University (RIRC) connects academic researchers and students with regional companies and organizations. Through the platform for diverse interactions, RIRC focuses on creating and coordinating research and education programs to contribute to sustainable economic development in the Tohoku region. Students gain hands-on experience and mentoring, and local business gains advanced research results, which contribute to human resource and career development as a whole.