Hayami Conference (Dec. 7-8) 日程(12/6現在)

Hayami Conference 2013
December 7-8, 2013
Draft Program version 4 (Nov 19)
Organizers: Yasuyuki Sawada (University of Tokyo) and Tetsushi Sonobe (GRIPS)
Sponsor: MEXT (Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas, Emerging State Project), Hayami Research Fund, and the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
Venue: Room 3C (3rd floor), GRIPS (See the map on p. 3)

Saturday, December 7

Chair: Jonna Estudillo (GRIPS)

9:30 Opening welcome
Self-introduction

9:45 Hisaki Kono (University of Kyoto)

“Determinants and Impacts of Health Insurance Nonutilization”

Discussant: Shinsuke Tanaka(Tufts University)

10:40 Taejong Kim (KDI School)
“Evaluating Long-Term Impacts of Sustained Mass Deworming: South Korea 1969-1995

Discussant: Yoshito Takasaki (University of Tsukuba)

11:35 Andrew Griffen (University of Tokyo)
“Height and Calories in Early Childhood”
Discussant: Nazmul Chaudhury (World Bank)

12:30 Lunch

Chair: Yoko Kijima (University of Tsukuba)

14:00 Yoshihisa Godo (Meiji Gakuin University)
“Economic Growth and Education Stocks in East Asia”
Discussant: Taejong Kim (KDI School)

14:55 Yoshito Takasaki (University of Tsukuba)
“Economic and Psychological Impacts of Vocational Training among the Poor with Physical Disabilities: Experimental Evidence form Cambodia”
Discussant: Tetsushi Sonobe (GRIPS)

15:50 Coffee break

Chair: Aya Suzuki (University of Tokyo)

16:10 Nazmul Chaudhury (World Bank)
“Philippines Conditional Cash Trasfer Program Impact Evaluation 2012
Discussant: Drew Griffen (University of Tokyo)

17:05 Yuko Nakano (University of Tsukuba)
Kei Kajisa (Aoyama Gakuin University)

“To What Extent Does teh Adoption of Modern Variety Increase Productivity and Profit?:  A Case of the Rice Sector in Tanzania”

Discussant: Yasuyuki Sawada (University of Tokyo)

18:30 Dinner (with the night view of the Roppongi Hills and Tokyo Tower)

Sunday, December 8
Chair: Yasuyuki Todo (University of Tokyo))

10:15 Tomomi Tanaka (World Bank)

“The Impact of the 1999 Inheritance and Succession Law on Land Inheritance and Implications for Women’s Bargaining Power in Rwanda”

Klaus Deiniger (World Bank)
Daniel Ali (World Bank)

Discussant: Keijiro Otsuka (GRIPS)

11:10 Geoffrey Ducanes (University of the Philippines, Diliman)
“The Welfare Impact of Overseas Migration on Philippine Households: Analysis using Panel Data”
Discussant: Jonna Estudillo (GRIPS)

12:05 Lunch

Chair: Kei Kajisa (Aoyama Gakuin University)

13: 30 Shinsuke Tanaka (Tufts University)
Gary Jefferson (Brandeis University)
Wesley Yin (Boston University and NBER)
“Environmental Regulation and Industrial Performance: Evidence from Unexpected Externalities in China”
Discussant: Hisaki Kono (University of Kyoto)

14:25 Yasuyuki Sawada (University of Tokyo)
Keitaro Aoyagi (University of Tokyo)
Masahiro Shoji (Seijo University)

“Does Infrastructure Facilitate Social Capital Accumulation?  Evidence from Natural and Artefactual Field Experiments in a Developing Country”

Discussant: Krislert Samphantharak (University of California San Diego)

15:20 Adjourn