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Japan and the World Economy

1988 - 2020

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2020, volume 55, issue C

Regional convergence under declining population: The case of Japan Downloads
Shin-ichi Fukuda and Koki Okumura
The Effects of M&A on Corporate Performance in Japan:DID Analysis in the Era of Corporate Governance Reform Downloads
Akira Fukuda
Do domestic producers benefit from safeguards? The case of a Japanese safeguard on Chinese vegetable imports in 2001 Downloads
Kazutaka Takechi
Technology convergence networks for flexible display application: A comparative analysis of latecomers and leaders Downloads
Yong Jin Kim and Duk Hee Lee
Are the actual and intended sources of financial knowledge the same? Evidence from Japan Downloads
Hiroshi Fujiki
Structural breaks in the mean of dividend-price ratios: Implications of learning on stock return predictability Downloads
Chunji Xuan and Chang-Jin Kim
Can the Japanese agri-food producers survive under freer trade? A general equilibrium analysis with farm heterogeneity and product differentiation Downloads
Nobuhiro Hosoe and Yuko Akune

2020, volume 54, issue C

Foreign debt, global liquidity, and fiscal sustainability Downloads
Danbee Park and Taeyoon Sung
Measuring the Natural Rate of Interest with Financial Gaps: The Cases of Japan and South Korea Downloads
Dong Jin Lee, Joon-Ho Hahm, Hail Park and Ki Young Park
Intergenerational Inequality and the Contract Out Policy in Public Health Care Downloads
Naomi Miyazato
Cash demand and financial literacy: A case study using Japanese survey data Downloads
Hiroshi Fujiki
Government fiscal projection and debt sustainability Downloads
Masaya Sakuragawa and Yukie Sakuragawa
Which external shock matters in small open economies? Global risk aversion vs. US economic policy uncertainty Downloads
Youngju Kim, Hyunjoon Lim and Wook Sohn
The link between entrepreneurship and informal investment: An international comparison Downloads
Yuji Honjo and Hiroki Nakamura
Childhood health and future outcomes: Evidence from panel surveys for the Japanese population Downloads
Michio Yuda

2020, volume 53, issue C

Effects of class-size reduction on cognitive and non-cognitive skills Downloads
Hirotake Ito, Makiko Nakamuro and Shintaro Yamaguchi
Demographic change, human capital, and economic growth in Korea Downloads
Jong-Suk Han and Jong-Wha Lee
Income volatility, household leverage, and consumption in Korea Downloads
Daesun Jung and Young Sik Kim
Was the expansion of housing credit in Japan good or bad? Downloads
Charles Horioka and Yoko Niimi
Macroeconomic effects of macroprudential policies: Evidence from LTV and DTI policies in Korea Downloads
Soyoung Kim and Junbeom Oh
Participation in the Kaesong Industrial Complex and its impact on productivity: South Korean textile firms’ experiences Downloads
Sungtaek Cho, Do Won Kwak and Hongshik Lee

2019, volume 52, issue C

Long-term consequences of group work in Japanese public elementary schools Downloads
Kohei Kubota, Takahiro Ito and Fumio Ohtake
The effect of instructional quality on student achievement: Evidence from Japan Downloads
Hiroyuki Motegi and Masato Oikawa
Subject variety and incentives to learn: Evidence from public high school admission policies in Japan Downloads
Hideo Akabayashi and Michio Naoi
Do the disadvantaged benefit more from small classes? Evidence from a large-scale survey in Japan Downloads
Masakazu Hojo and Wataru Senoh
The effect of student loans on college enrollment: Evidence from municipality panel data in Japan Downloads
Shinpei Sano
What drives business cycles in Korea? Downloads
Yongseung Jung

2019, volume 51, issue C

Are inflated domestic credit ratings relative to global ratings associated with peer firms’ investment decisions? Evidence from Korea pp. - Downloads
Kwang Wuk Oh and Hyun Ah Kim
The performance of Chinese equity funds: An extension of DGTW model pp. - Downloads
Yaping Wang, Miyoun Paek and Kwangsoo Ko
Nonlinear effects of population aging on economic growth pp. - Downloads
Hyun-Hoon Lee and Kwanho Shin
How do exporters respond to exogenous shocks: Evidence from Japanese firm-level data pp. - Downloads
Ayumu Tanaka, Banri Ito and Ryuhei Wakasugi
Are Japanese companies less risky and less profitable than US companies? Evidence from a matched sample pp. - Downloads
Jiangtao Fu and Yoshiaki Ogura

2019, volume 50, issue C

Individual characteristics, behavioral biases, and attitudes toward foreign workers: Evidence from a survey in Japan pp. 1-13 Downloads
Eiichi Tomiura, Banri Ito, Hiroshi Mukunoki and Ryuhei Wakasugi
Demographics and interest rates in Asia pp. 14-24 Downloads
Serkan Arslanalp, Jaewoo Lee and Umang Rawat
The impact of financial development on the effectiveness of inflation targeting in developing economies pp. 25-35 Downloads
Alice Y. Ouyang and Ramkishen Rajan
Evaluating remedial education in elementary schools: Administrative data from a municipality in Japan pp. 36-46 Downloads
Shun-ichiro Bessho, Haruko Noguchi, Akira Kawamura, Ryuichi Tanaka and Koichi Ushijima
Wage inequality and establishment heterogeneity pp. 47-55 Downloads
In Kyung Kim and Jozef Konings
Private finance initiative in incomplete contracts: Theory and evidence from Japan pp. 56-65 Downloads
Yukari Fukuda
A spatial autoregressive stochastic frontier model for panel data incorporating a model of technical inefficiency pp. 66-77 Downloads
Takahiro Tsukamoto

2019, volume 49, issue C

Listing and financial constraints pp. 1-16 Downloads
Kenichi Ueda, Akira Ishide and Yasuo Goto
Network structures and credit risk in cross-shareholdings among listed Japanese companies pp. 17-31 Downloads
Masayasu Kanno
Did the least developed countries benefit from duty-free quota-free access to the Japanese market? pp. 32-39 Downloads
Tadashi Ito and Takahide Aoyagi
Effects of state-sponsored human capital investment on the selection of training type pp. 40-49 Downloads
Izumi Yokoyama, Naomi Kodama and Yoshio Higuchi
Detecting currency manipulation: An application of a state-space model with Markov switching pp. 50-60 Downloads
Ki Young Park and Soohyon Kim
J-liquidity measure: The term structure of the liquidity premium in Japan pp. 61-72 Downloads
Takahiro Hattori
Multiple job holding as a strategy for skills development pp. 73-83 Downloads
Atsushi Kawakami
Maternity harassment in Japan: Why do regular employees have higher risk than non-regular employees do? pp. 84-94 Downloads
Akira Kawaguchi
Employees who do not know their labour contract term and the implications for working conditions: Evidence from Japanese and Spanish microdata pp. 95-104 Downloads
Yuji Genda, Markus Heckel and Ryo Kambayashi
Unfinished business: Zombie firms among SME in Japan’s lost decades pp. 105-112 Downloads
Yasuo Goto and Scott Wilbur
Some evidence on the cohort earnings differentials of men in Japan pp. 113-125 Downloads
Souichi Ohta
Electoral rules and free trade agreements as a campaign issue: The case of political disputes over the Trans-Pacific Partnership in Japan pp. 126-137 Downloads
Koichi Kagitani and Kozo Harimaya
Smoking and wage rates – Evidence from Japanese panel data pp. 138-150 Downloads
Yawen Sun
R&D and patenting activities of foreign firms in China: The case of Japan pp. 151-160 Downloads
Chih-Hai Yang, Toshiyuki Matsuura and Tadashi Ito
Has ODA contributed to growth? An assessment of the impact of Japanese ODA pp. 161-175 Downloads
Yasuaki Momita, Tomoya Matsumoto and Keijiro Otsuka
The effect of inheritance receipt on individual labor supply: Evidence from Japanese microdata pp. 176-186 Downloads
Takeshi Niizeki and Masahiro Hori
Happiness before and after an election: An analysis based on a daily survey around Japan’s 2009 election pp. 187-194 Downloads
Yusuke Kinari, Fumio Ohtake, Miles Kimball, Shoko Morimoto and Yoshiro Tsutsui
Trade-size clustering and price efficiency pp. 195-203 Downloads
Tao Chen
Working capital management during the global financial crisis: Evidence from Japan pp. 206-219 Downloads
Daisuke Tsuruta
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