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  • March 23, 2020

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2020-11 "Trade Liberalization and Wage Inequality: Evidence from Chile"
    Yoshimichi MURAKAMI

  • March 4, 2020

    Prof. Takahiro SATO's interviewed comments were appeared in the following media.
    article: The Nihon Butsuryu Shinbun (February 25, 2020)

  • February 27, 2020

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2020-10 "Time Preference and International Trade"
    Kazuo NISHIMURA / Kazumichi IWASA

  • February 21, 2020

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2020-09 "Necessity to Integrate Operational Business During M&A: The Effect of Employees' Vision and Cultural Openness"

  • February 17, 2020

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2020-08 "Financial Literacy and Securities Investments: Based on the Results of "Survey on Wealth Building, Securities Investment and Financial Literacy""
    Nobuyoshi YAMORI / Hitoe UEYAMA

  • February 13, 2020

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2018-12 (Revised) "The Effect of Corporate Governance on the Relationship between Accounting Quality and Trade Credit: Evidence from Japan"
    Masahiro ENOMOTO

  • February 10, 2020

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2020-07 "Giving up Job Search Because I Don't Have a Car: Labor Market Participation and Employment Status Among Single Mothers With and Without Cars"
    Miwa MATSUO / Hiroyuki ISEKI

  • February 6, 2020

    Prof. Charles Yuji Horioka's research was introduced in the following media.
    article: Nihon Keizai Shinbun (January 28, 2020, Morning Paper, page 25)

  • February 5, 2020

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2020-06 "Semiparametric Bayesian Instrumental Variables Estimation for Nonignorable Missing Instruments"
    Ryo KATO / Takahiro HOSHINO

  • January 28, 2020

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2020-05 "Financial Market Incompleteness and International Cooperation on Capital Controls"
    Shigeto KITANO / Kenya TAKAKU

  • January 21, 2020

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2020-04 "Can Material Flow Cost Accounting as a Mediating Instrument Contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals?"
    Katsuhiko KOKUBU / Hirotsugu KITADA / Kimitaka NISHITANI / Aki SHINOHARA

  • January 16, 2020

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2020-03 "Formal Institutional Uncertainty and Equity Sought on Foreign Market Entry: Does Industry Matter?"
    Kashif AHMED / Ralf BEBENROTH / Jean-François HENNART

  • January 14, 2020

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2020-02 "Was the Expansion of Housing Credit in Japan Good or Bad?"
    Charles Yuji HORIOKA / Yoko NIIMI

  • January 14, 2020

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2020-01 "Valuing Rural Residents' Attitude Regarding agri-environmental Policy in China: A Best-worst Scaling Analysis"
    Qinxin GUO / Junyi SHEN

  • January 10, 2020

    Prof. Kaoru Koshiro's comments were appeared in the following media.
    article: Kobe Shinbun (December 17, 2019, Morning Paper, page 26)

  • January 7, 2020

    Prof. Nobuyoshi Yamaori's comments were appeared in the following media.
    article: Chunichi Shinbun (December 24, 2019)

  • December 27, 2019

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2019-27 "A Review of Data Used in Education Research: Focus on Empirical Studies in Developing Countries"
    Phal CHEA

  • December 25, 2019

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2019-26 "The Impact of Bequest Motives on Retirement Behavior in Japan: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis"
    Charles Yuji HORIOKA / Emin GAHRAMANOV / Aziz HAYAT / Xueli TANG

  • December 18, 2019

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2019-25 "Fair Trade and Wellbeing Improvements: Evidence from Sri Lanka"
    Hannah HOLMES / Katsushi S. IMAI

  • December 17, 2019

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2019-24 "Fast Value Iteration: An Application of Legendre-Fenchel Duality to a Class of Deterministic Dynamic Programming Problems in Discrete Time"
    Ronaldo CARPIO / Takashi KAMIHIGASHI

  • November 30, 2019

    Prof. Nobuyoshi Yamaori's comments were appeared in the following media.
    article: Yomiuri Shinbun (November 5, 2019)

  • November 14, 2019

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2019-23 "Household Debt and Aging in Japan"
    Charles Yuji HORIOKA / Yoko NIIMI

  • November 11, 2019

    Discussion Paper Series (English)
    No.DP2019-22 "The Impact of a Failed Coup d'État on Happiness, Life Satisfaction, and Trust: The Case of the Plot in Turkey on July 15, 2016"
    K. Ali AKKEMIK / Gerçek ÇIÇEK / Charles Yuji HORIOKA / Yoko NIIMI

  • November 11, 2019

    Prof. Takashi Kamihigasi has taken up the positioin of editor-in-chief of "International Journal of Economic Theory"(Wiley)

  • November 10, 2019

    Prof. Charles Yuji Horioka's article was appeared in the following media.
    article: Nikkei Veritas (September 10, 2019, p11)

  • November 3, 2019

    Prof. Kazuo NISHIMURA received the medal of honor, "the Order of the Sacred Treasure, Gold and Silver Star" from the Emperor of Japan.

  • November 2, 2019

    Prof. Nobuyoshi Yamaori's comments were appeared in the following media.
    article: Kobe Shibun (October 6, 2019, Morning Paper, page 3)
    article: Daily Tohoku (October 30, 2019)


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