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December 26, 2014, 9:00-17:00  Venue:CIGS Meeting Room3

End of Year Macroeconomics Conference

CIGS hosted "End of Year Macroeconomics Conference" where academics, researchers and practitioners outside and inside Japan were gathered to discuss macroeconomics theories and policies.

  • Agenda
    AgendaPDF:184KB

  • Opening Remarks

    • Keiichiro Kobayashi
      Research Director, The Canon Institute for Global Studies

    Presentation

    • Presentator:Hikaru Saijo (University of California)
      "Technology Shocks and Hours Revisited: A Supply-Side Interpretation"



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    • Presentator:Seung-Gyu (Andrew) Sim (University of Tokyo)
      "On-the-Job Training and On-the-Job Search: Wage-Training Contracts in a Frictional Labor Market"



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    • Presentator:Daisuke Miyakawa (Nihon University)
      "Business Cycles, Monetary Policy, and Bank Lending: Identifying the Bank Balance Sheet Channel with Firm-Bank Match-Level Loan Data" (with Kaoru Hosono)



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    • Presentator:Selahattin Imrohoroglu (University of Southern California)
      "The Effects of a Lower Capital Income Tax Rate on the Japanese Economy" (with Nao Sudo)



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    • Presentator:Yuichiro Waki (University of Queensland)
      "Small and Orthodox Fiscal Multipliers at the Zero Lower Bound" (with R. Anton Braun and Lena Mareen Körber)



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    • Presentator:Nao Sudo (Bank of Japan)
      "Linkage Between Macroeconomic Conditions and Inequality in Japan" (with Michio Suzuki and Tomoaki Yamada)



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    • Presentator:Kozo Ueda (Waseda University)
      "Aging and Deflation from a Fiscal Perspective" (with Mitsuru Katagiri and Hideki Konishi)



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    • Presentator:R. Anton Braun (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta)
      "Old, Sick, Alone and Poor: A Welfare Analysis of Old-Age Social Insurance Programs" (with Karen A. Kopecky and Tatyana Koreshkova)



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    • Closing Remarks

      • R. Anton Braun
        Research Economist and Senior Policy Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta