GRIPS Seminar in Economics / Graduate Seminar Class

Spring/Summer 2010

Date/Time/Room

Speaker

Presentation Title

Note

April 14 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: A (5th floor)

Prof. Junko Koeda

U of Tokyo

The Role of Uncertainty in the Term Structure of Interest Rates: A Macro-Finance Perspective

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April 21 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: A (5th floor)

Dr. Nao Sudo

Bank of Japan

Preference shocks, credit shocks, and price dynamics in the Japanese Economy

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May 12 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: A (5th floor)

Prof. Ian Coxhead

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Trade, Resources and Development:  Implications of Asian Integration for Low-Income Economies

 

May 19 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: A (5th floor)

Prof. YAMAUCHI Chikako

GRIPS and Australia National U

Local Government Capability and Public Spending Efficacy:

Evidence from a Decentralized Government Transfer Program in Indonesia

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June 2 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: A (5th floor)

Dr. Nimesh Salike

Asian Development Bank

Is China Taking Away Foreign Direct Investment from Other Asian Economies? An Analysis of Japanese, US and Korean FDI

 

June 9 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: A (5th floor)

Prof. Abu Wahid

Tennessee State University

A Study of Some Features of Economics and Business Journals and an Art of Publishing in Them

Educational Seminar

June 11 (Fri)

16:40-18:00

Room: E (5th floor)

Dr. Sagiri Kitao

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

A Life Cycle Model of Trans-Atlantic Employment Experiences (with Lars Ljungqvist and Thomas Sargent)

Workshop of Macroeconomics and Policies

June 16 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: A (5th floor)

Prof. Ayako Suzuki

Waseda University

An empirical analysis of entrant and incumbent bidding in electric power procurement auctions

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June 30 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: A (5th floor)

Prof. Hajime Tomura

Bank of Canada

Liquidity Transformation and Bank Capital Requirements

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July 14 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: A (5th floor)

Prof. Xiaoyan Lei

Peking Unversity

Child Health and the Income Gradient: Evidence from China

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July 21 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: A (5th floor)

Prof. Wade Pfau

GRIPS

Preparing Household Survey Data for Use in Stata

 

Aug 1st (Sunday)

10:30-12:00

Room: B (5th floor)

Prof. Junsang Lee

Australia National University (Discussant: Prof Gary Hansen, UCLA)

The provision of universal health insurance: impacts on private health insurance, portfolio choices and welfare

Workshop of Macroeconomics and Policies

Sept 10 (Fri)

16:40-18:00

Room: K (5th floor)

Prof Chew Soo Hong

National University of Singapore

Biology of Economic Decision Making under Risk and Uncertainty

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Sept 21 (Tue)

16:40-18:00

Room: K (5th floor)

Dr. Pau Rabanal

Research department, IMF

Cointegrated TFP Processes and International Business Cycles

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Workshop of Macroeconomics and Policies

Sept 22 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: K (5th floor)

Prof. Tue Gorgens

Australia National University

Testing a parametric function against a nonparametric alternative in IV and GMM settings

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October 13 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: TBA

Prof Hyeok Jeong

GRIPS

TBA

 

October 20 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: TBA

Mr. Abu Shonchoy

University of New South Wales (Australia)

TBA

 

October 27 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: TBA

Prof Xavier de Vanssay

York University (Canada)

A Canadian Cartel Story: Damage, Punishment, and Market Power

 

Nov 10 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: TBA

Prof Wako Watanabe

Keio University

TBA

 

Nov 24 (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: TBA

Prof Ching-Jen Sun

Deakin University (Australia)

TBA

 

Dec 15  (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: TBA

Prof Yili Chien

Perdue University (USA)

TBA

 

Dec 22  (Wed)

16:40-18:00

Room: TBA

Prof Jang-Ting Guo

University of California, Riverside  (USA)

TBA

 

This seminar series is sponsored by the Graduate Seminar Class and the GRIPS research project “Advancement of Public-Economics and Economic-Policy Research” led by Prof. Takashi Fukushima.

Last update: July 19, 2010

 

Past Seminars: Fall 2009  Spring 2009  Fall 2008  Spring 2008 

 

 

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政策研究大学院大学

National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies

106-8677
東京都港区六本木 7-22-1

7-22-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku
Tokyo 106-8677, Japan

Tel:+81-3-6439-6000
Fax:+81-3-6439-6010

 

For questions about the seminar, please contact: Prof. Minchung Hsu

Email: minchunghsu@grips.ac.jp