Members

Members Senior Advisors

*in Alphabetical Order

Members

HORI, Masahiro
Affiliation/Position

Graduate School of Economics, School of International and Public Policy / Professor

Research Field

Japanese economy, Asian economy, Applied Econometrics

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Related publications
  • Hori, M. and S. Shimizutani, “The incidence of the tuition-free high school program in Japan”, Education Economics, 26(1), 93-108, 2018.
  • Hsieh, C., S. Shimizutani, and M. Hori, “Did Japan’s shopping coupon program increase spending?”, Journal of Public Economics, 94(7-8), 523-529, 2010.
IWAISAKO, Tokuo
Affiliation/Position

Institute of Economic Research / Professor

Research Field

Finance, Empirical Macro

Detailed profile

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Related publications
  • Iwaisako, T., Ono,A., Saito, A., Tokuda, H. “Disentangling the effect of home ownershipon household stockholdings: Evidence from Japanese micro data,” Real Estate Economics, 2021, 1-28.
  • Iwaisako, T. and H. Nakata, “Impact of exchange rate shocks on Japanese exports: Quantitative assessment using a structural VAR model”, Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 46, 1-16, 2017.
OKAMURO, Hiroyuki
Affiliation/Position

Graduate School of Economics / Professor

Research Field

Industrial and Business Economics

Detailed profile

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Related publications
  • Nishimura, J. and H. Okamuro, “Internal and external discipline: The effect of project leadership and government monitoring on the performance of publicly funded R&D consortia”, Research Policy, 47(5), 840-853, 2018.
  • Okamuro, H. and J. Nishimura, “Whose business is your project? A comparative study of different subsidy policy schemes for collaborative R&D”, Technological Forecasting & Social Change, 127, 85-96, 2018.
  • Okamuro, H. and J. Nishimura, “Not just financial support? Another role of public subsidy in university-industry research collaborations”, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 24(7), 633-659, 2015.
  • Nishimura, J. and H. Okamuro, “Subsidy and networking: The effects of direct and indirect support programs of the cluster policy”, Research Policy, 40(5), 714-727, 2011.
  • Nishimura, J. and H. Okamuro, “R&D productivity and the organization of cluster policy: an empirical evaluation of the Industrial Cluster Project in Japan”, The Journal of Technology Transfer, 36(2), 117-144, 2011.
OSHIO, Takashi
Affiliation/Position

Institute of Economic Research / Professor, Research Center for Evidence-based Policy Making / Director

Research Field

Public economy

Detailed profile

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Related publications
  • Oshio, T., “Association between area-level risk of job instability and workers’ health: a multi-level analysis using population-based survey data from Japan,” Journal of Epidemiology, in press.
  • Oshio, T., “Lingering impact of starting working life during a recession: health outcomes of survivors of the “employment ice age” (1993–2004) in Japan,” Journal of Epidemiology, 2020, 30(9), 412-419.
SATO, Motohiro
Affiliation/Position

Graduate School of Economics / Professor

Research Field

Public Finance

Detailed profile

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Related publications
  • Sato, M.“Analysis of the Possible Impact of a Tokyo Mega Earthquake on Japanese Public Finance,”in Kamesaka A., Waldenberger F. (eds), Governance, Risk and Financial Impact of Mega Disasters: Lessons from Japan, Springer, 2019.
  • Miyazaki, T. and M. Sato, “Property Tax and Land Use: Evidence from the 1990s reforms in Japan,” RIETI Discussion Paper, 18-E-072, 2018.
  • Miyazaki, T. and M. Sato, “Empirical studies on strategic interaction among municipality governments over disaster waste after the 2011 Great East Japan earthquake”, Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 44, 26-38, 2017.
SHIOJI, Etsuro
Affiliation/Position

Graduate School of Economics / Professor

Research Field

Macroeconomics

Detailed profile

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UESUGI, Iichiro
Affiliation/Position

Institute of Economic Research / Professor

Research Field

Financial Intermediation, Small Businesses, Interfirm Networks, Japanese Economy

Detailed profile

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Related publications
  • Hazama, M. and I. Uesugi, “Measuring the systemic risk in interfirm transaction networks”, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 137, 259-281, 2017.
  • Hosono, K., D. Miyakawa, T. Uchino, M. Hazama, A. Ono, H. Uchida, and I. Uesugi, “Natural disasters, damage to banks, and firm investment”, International Economic Review, 57(4), 1335-1370, 2016.
  • Uesugi, I., K. Sakai, and G.M. Yamashiro, “The Effectiveness of public credit guarantees in the Japanese loan market”, Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 24(4), 457-480, 2010.
  • Ono, A. and I. Uesugi, “Role of collateral and personal guarantees in relationship lending: Evidence from Japan’s SME loan market”, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 41(5), 935-960, 2009.
WATANABE, Toshiaki
Affiliation/Position

Institute of Economic Research / Professor

Research Field

Macroeconometrics, Financial Econometrics

Detailed profile

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Related publications
  • Takahashi, M., T. Watanabe, and Y. Omori, “Volatility and quantile forecasts by realized stochastic volatility models with generalized hyperbolic distribution,” International Journal of Forecasting, 32(2), 437-457, 2016.
  • Nakajima, J., M. Kasuya, and T. Watanabe, “Bayesian analysis of time-varying parameter vector autoregressive model for the Japanese economy and monetary policy,” Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 25(3), 225-245, 2011.

Senior Advisors


MORIKAWA, Masayuki
Affiliation/Position

Institute of Economic Research / Professor

Research Field

Economic policy, Japanese economy, applied microeconomics

Detailed profile

Institute of Economic Research Faculty Information page

Related publications
  • Morikawa, Masayuki, “Productivity of Firms Using Relief Policies During the COVID-19 Crisis,” Economics Letters, 203, 109869, 2021.
  • Morikawa, Masayuki, “Effects of Outside Directors on Firms’ Investments and Performance: Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Experiment in Japan,” Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 56, 101074, 2020.
  • Morikawa, Masayuki, “Innovation in the Service Sector and the Role of Patents and Trade Secrets: Evidence from Japanese Firms,” Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 51, 43-51, 2019.
NEMOTO, Yoichi
Affiliation/Position

Graduate School of Economics, School of International and Public Policy / Professor

Research Field

International Finance, East Asian Economies, Regional Financial Arrangements

Detailed profile

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Related publications
  • Katada, Saori; Yoichi Nemoto, “Finance and Japan” in The Oxford Handbook of Japanese Politics, Oxford University Press, 2021 (ISBN 9780190050993).
  • Chabchitrchaidol, Akkharaphol; Satoshi Nakagawa; Yoichi Nemoto, “Quest for Financial Stability in East Asia – Establishment of an Independent Surveillance Unit (AMRO) and its Future Challenges”, Public Policy Review, Vol.15, No.5, 2018, 1001-24.
  • Nemoto, Yoichi, “The International Monetary System and the Role and Challenges of Regional Financial Safety Nets in Asia” in Mark Uzan (ed.) BRETTON WOODS: The Next 70 Years, Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee, 2015: 253-258.
  • Nemoto, Yoichi, “An Unexpected Outcome of the Asian Financial Crisis: Is ASEAN+3 a Promising Vehicle for East Asian Monetary Cooperation?” Princeton University Program on US-Japan Relations Monograph Series no. 7, 2003: 1-44.