GRIPS Seminar in Economics / Graduate Student Seminar Class
Fall  2012/ Winter 2013

The 5th GRIPS International Conference of Macroeconomics and Policy (Feb 22, Friday)

Date/Time/Room

Speaker

Presentation Title

Note

Oct. 10 (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00
Room D

Masahiro Shoji (Seijo University)

Guilt Aversion and Peer Effects in Crime: Experimental and Empirical Evidence from Bangladesh
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Oct. 17 (Wed.)
10:40-12:00
Room J

Daisuke Nakajima (University of Michigan)

"Revealed Willpower" and
"Exploiting Naive Consumers with Limited Willpower"

 

Oct. 24 (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00
Room D

David Nanigian (American College)

Capitalizing on the Greatest Anomaly in Finance with Mutual Funds
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Oct. 31 (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00

 Hideo Owan (University of Tokyo)

 Dynamics of the Gender Gap in the Workplace: An Econometric Case Study of a Large Japanese Firm
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Nov. 7 (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00
Room D

Yi-Chan Tsai (Tokyo University)

Explaining the Durable Goods Co-movement Puzzle with Non-Separable Preferences: A Bayesian Approach
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Nov. 14 (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00
Room D

Chris Spencer (University of Loughborough, UK & Development Bank of Japan Inc.)

Inflated Ordered Outcomes

 

Nov. 21 (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00
Room D

 Hiroshi Ono (Texas A&M University)

Career Mobility in the Embedded Market: How Workers Find Jobs in the Japanese Financial Sector

 

Nov. 28 (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00
Room D

Shamika Ravi (Indian School of Business)

Why an innovative anti-poverty program showed no net impact
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Dec. 5 (Wed.)

 

 

 

Dec. 12 (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00
Room D

Chia-Hui Chen (Academia Sinica)

Deceptive Deception
Slides and Handout

 

Dec. 19 (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00
Room D

 David Blanchett (Morningstar / Texas Tech University)       

Alpha, Beta, and Now... Gamma
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Dec. 26 (Wed.)
16:40 - 17:40
Room D

 Michael Finke (Texas Tech University)   

 Financial Planning: Does it Make a Difference?

 

Dec. 26 (Wed.)
17:40 - 18:40
Room D

 Sandra Huston (Texas Tech University)

Results from the Financial Literacy Assessment Project

 

Jan. 9 (Wed.)

 

 

 

January 16(Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00

 Michio Suzuki (University of Tokyo)

Investment and Borrowing Constraints: Evidence from Japanese Firms
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January 23  (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00
Room D

Resecheduled to Feb 20

 

 

 January 25 (Friday)
 16:40 - 18:00
  Room D

   Kozo Kiyota (Yokohama National University)

  International Productivity Gaps and the Export Status of Firms: Evidence from France and Japan
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January 30  (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00
Room D

 Stacey Chen (IEAS)

  Effects of Family Composition on Human Capital Formation: Extensive and Intensive Margins
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Feb 20 (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00
Room D

 Hitoshi Matsushima (University of Tokyo)

 Impact of Financial Regulation and Innovation on Bubbles and Crashes due to Limited Arbitrage: Awareness Heterogeneity
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Feb 27 (Wed.)
16:40 - 18:00 ,

Room D

 Hisaki Kono (IDE-JETRO)

 Is Joint Liability A Good Enforcement Scheme for Achieving High Repayment Rates? Evidence from Framed Field Experiments in Vietnam

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Feb. 28 (Thursday)

16:40 – 18:00

Room D

Akiko Terada-Hagiwara (Asian Development Bank)

Social Policies and Domestic Consumption

 

 March 13 (Wed)

 16:40 – 18:00

 Room D

 Ponpoje Porapakkarm, University of Macau

  A quantitative exploration of public health insurance in the U.S.

 

April 10 (Wed)

 16:40 – 18:00

 Room TBA

Andrew Griffen (University of Tokyo)

Evaluating the Effects of Child Care Policies on Children’s Cognitive Development and Maternal Labor Supply

 

 

 April 17 (Wed)

 16:40 – 18:00

 Room TBA

 Carmen Beviá at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and  Barcelona GSE
 Meritocracy, Egalitarianism and the Stability of Majoritarian

April 24 (Wed)

16:40 – 18:00

Room TBA

Soohyung Lee (University of Maryland)

TBA

 

 May 15 (Wed)

 16:40 – 18:00

 Room TBA
  Tomomi Tanaka (Economic Development & Global Education, LLC)  Behavioral Approach to Repeated Games with Private Monitoring

 May 29 (Wed)

 16:40 – 18:00

 Room TBA
 Yasuyuki Sawada (University of Tokyo)  TBA

June 12 (Wed)

16:40 – 18:00

Room TBA

Seung-Gyu (Andrew) Sim (University of Tokyo)

TBA

 

 

 

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