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Takemura, Masaaki and Dholakia, Nikhilesh
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Masaaki Takemura is Professor at School of Commerce, Meiji University, Tokyo, Japan. After graduating from Kobe University, Kobe, Japan, he worked at the Faculty of Economics, Shiga University. He wrote several macromarketing themed papers on social consumption and social class. After working at Shiga University for 12 years, he moved to the School of Commerce, Meiji University, Tokyo. Since 2011, he has attended and presented at some of the Macromarketing and ISMD conferences. His current research focus in on revitalization of rural areas in Japan and the history of consumption in Japan
Nikhilesh Dholakia is Professor Emeritus, University of Rhode Island (URI), and founding co-editor of Markets, Globalization and Development Review. Dr. Dholakia's research deals with globalization, technology, innovation, market processes, and consumer culture. His current work focuses on global social and cultural aspects of new media and sentient technologies such as robotics and autonomous vehicles.