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No.Author(s)Title/KeywordsDateFull Text (PDF)
2016-E-6 Yasufumi Gemma Money Illusion Matters for Consumption-Saving Decision-Making:
An Experimental Investigation

/Consumption-saving decision-making; Money illusion; Economic experiment
2016-04 412 KB
2016-E-5 Takemasa Oda Optimal Inflation Rate in a Life-Cycle Economy
/Friedman rule; Zero lower bound; Tobin effect; Inflation tax; Redistribution
2016-04 316 KB
2016-E-4 Sohei Kaihatsu, Koichiro Kamada, Mitsuru Katagiri Theoretical Foundations for Quantitative Easing
/Liquidity trap; Quantitative easing; Monetary policy rule
2016-03 484 KB
2016-E-3 Pierre L. Siklos Forecast Disagreement and the Inflation Outlook:
New International Evidence

/forecast disagreement; inflation; central bank communication
2016-03 973 KB
2016-E-2 Kenji Suganuma Upstreamness in the Global Value Chain:
Manufacturing and Services

/Upstreamness; Global value chain; Production fragmentation; I-O tables
2016-02 860 KB
2016-E-1 Daisuke Ikeda, Yasuko Morita The Effects of Barriers to Technology Adoption on Japanese Prewar and Postwar Economic Growth
/Japan; Barriers to technology adoption; Investment specific technology; Catch-up; Postwar miracle
2016-01 423 KB


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2015-E-14 Azusa Takeyama, Naoshi Tsuchida The Interaction between Funding Liquidity and Market Liquidity: Evidence from Subprime and European Crises
/Funding Liquidity; Market Liquidity; Limits of Arbitrage
2015-09 1,976 KB
2015-E-13 Yushi Endo, Takushi Kurozumi, Takemasa Oda, Kenichirou Watanabe Monetary Policy: Its Effects and Implementation:
Summary of the 2015 BOJ-IMES Conference Organized by the Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies of the Bank of Japan
2015-09 314 KB
2015-E-12 Masanao Itoh, Ryoji Koike, Masato Shizume Bank of Japan's Monetary Policy in the 1980s:
a View Perceived from Archived and Other Materials

/Monetary policy management; Price stability in the medium and long term; Financial imbalance; External imbalance; Financial deregulation
2015-08 1,367 KB
2015-E-11 Tetsuya Adachi, Yoshihiko Uchida Variation of Wrong-Way Risk Management and Its Impact on Security Price Changes
/Wrong-way risk; Systemic risk; Jump-diffusion process; Asset pricing; Market microstructure
2015-07 543 KB
2015-E-10 Ichiro Fukunaga, Naoya Kato, Junko Koeda Maturity Structure and Supply Factors in Japanese Government Bond Markets
/Japanese Government Bonds; Term structure of interest rates; Preferred habitat; Unconventional monetary policy
2015-07 1,370 KB
2015-E-9 Gauti B. Eggertsson, Neil R. Mehrotra A Model of Secular Stagnation
/Secular stagnation; monetary policy; zero lower bound
2015-07 857 KB
2015-E-8 Antoine Martin, James McAndrews, Ali Palida, David Skeie
Federal Reserve Tools for Managing Rates and Reserves
/monetary policy; fixed-rate full allocation overnight reverse repurchases; term deposit facility; interest on excess reserves; FOMC; banking
2015-07 293 KB
2015-E-7 Marcel Fratzscher, Marco Lo Duca, Roland Straub On the International Spillovers of US Quantitative Easing
/monetary policy; quantitative easing; portfolio choice; capital flows; Federal Reserve; United States; policy responses; emerging markets; panel data
2015-07 389 KB
2015-E-6 Yıldız Akkaya, Refet S. Gürkaynak, Burçin Kısacıkoğlu, Jonathan H. Wright Forward Guidance and Asset Prices
/Forward guidance; zero lower bound; term structure; event study
2015-07 330 KB
2015-E-5 Barry Eichengreen Wall of Worries: Reflections on the Secular Stagnation Debate
/Secular stagnation; Real interest rates; Economic growth
2015-06 262 KB
2015-E-4 Frank J. Fabozzi, Rosella Giacometti, Naoshi Tsuchida The ICA-based Factor Decomposition of the Eurozone Sovereign CDS Spreads
/independent component analysis (ICA); credit default swap (CDS); Eurozone sovereign debt crisis; redenomination risk
2015-06 511 KB
2015-E-3 Eri Egawa, Akira Otani, Toshiyuki Sakiyama What Determines Institutional Arrangements for Macroprudential Policy?
/Macroprudential policy; Ordered probit analyses; Institutional arrangements; Financial stability committee
2015-06 292 KB
2015-E-2 Kiminori Matsuyama, Iryna Sushko, Laura Gardini Revisiting the Model of Credit Cycles with Good and Bad Projects
/borrower net worth; composition of credit flows; financial instability; corridor stability; asymmetric cycles; regime-switching; bifurcation analysis of a piecewise smooth nonlinear dynamical system
2015-02 696 KB
2015-E-1 Toshinao Yoshiba Risk Aggregation with Copula for Banking Industry
/copula; multivariate distribution; tail dependence; risk aggregation; economic capital
2015-01 170 KB


No.Author(s)Title/KeywordsDateFull Text (PDF)
2014-E-17 Vipul Bhatt, Masao Ogaki, Yuichi Yaguchi Normative Behavioral Economics Based on Unconditional Love and Moral Virtue
/Normative economics; Behavioral economics; Weak Pareto principle; Principle of learning to unconditionally love; Virtue ethics; Endogenous preferences
2014-12 346 KB
2014-E-16 Daisuke Ikeda, Takushi Kurozumi Post-Crisis Slow Recovery and Monetary Policy
/Financial shock; Endogenous TFP growth; Slow recovery; Monetary policy; Welfare cost of business cycle
2014-12 425 KB
2014-E-15 Ichiro Fukunaga, Naoya Kato Japanese Repo and Call Markets Before, During, and Emerging from the Financial Crisis
/repurchase agreement (repo); call markets; monetary policy implementation; financial crisis; market segmentation; vector error correction model; threshold ARCH
2014-12 534 KB
2014-E-14 Guillaume Plantin, Hyun Song Shin Destabilizing Carry Trades
/currency carry trades; inflation targeting; financial instability
2014-12 237 KB
2014-E-13 Tobias Adrian, Nellie Liang Monetary Policy, Financial Conditions, and Financial Stability
/risk taking channel of monetary policy; monetary policy transmission; monetary policy rules; financial stability; financial conditions; macroprudential policy
2014-12 446 KB
2014-E-12 Alicia Garcia-Herrero How Close is Asia to an Optimal Currency Area in Terms of Business Cycle Co-Movement?
/Business cycle synchronization; Optimal Currency Area; Asian economic integration; Structural Vector Auto Regression; ASEAN+3
2014-12 306 KB
2014-E-11 Theoharry Grammatikos, Thorsten Lehnert, Yoichi Otsubo Market Perceptions of US and European Policy Actions Around the Subprime Crisis
/Event study; Policy announcement; Subprime crisis
2014-11 251 KB
2014-E-10 Makoto Nakano, Fumitaka Otsubo, Yusuke Takasu Effects of Accounting Conservatism on Corporate Investment Levels, Risk Taking, and Shareholder Value
/conditional conservatism; unconditional conservatism; neutrality; investment level; monitoring; risk taking; shareholder value (stock return)
2014-10 645 KB
2014-E-9 Yasuo Hirose, Atsushi Inoue The Zero Lower Bound and Parameter Bias in an Estimated DSGE Model
/Zero lower bound; DSGE model; Parameter bias; Bayesian estimation
2014-10 271 KB
2014-E-8 Marvin Goodfriend Monetary Policy as a Carry Trade
/bond market carry trade; Federal Reserve surplus capital; Federal Reserve Treasury remittances; inflation objective; interest on reserves; monetary policy at the zero interest bound; term premium
2014-09 187 KB
2014-E-7 Mark Gertler, Nobuhiro Kiyotaki Banking, Liquidity and Bank Runs in an Infinite Horizon Economy
/Financial Intermediation; Liquidity Mismatch; Financial Accelerator; Rollover Risk
2014-08 489 KB
2014-E-6 Pablo Federico, Carlos A. Vegh, Guillermo Vuletin Reserve Requirement Policy over the Business Cycle
/macroprudential; reserve requirement; monetary policy; exchange rate; business cycle
2014-08 219 KB
2014-E-5 Takatoshi Ito We Are All QE-sians Now
/Quantitative Easing; unconventional monetary policy; inflation targeting; inflation expectation; central bank balance sheet; zero interest rate policy
2014-08 857 KB
2014-E-4 Yoshihiko Uchida, Daisuke Yoshikawa A Pricing Theory under a Finite Number of Securities Issued:
A Synthesis of “Market Microstructure” and “Mathematical Finance”

/Security price; Number of securities issued; Risk neutral pricing rule; Market microstructure; No-arbitrage; Quasi risk aversion; Quasi risk neutral measure
2014-05 761 KB
2014-E-3 Akio Hattori, Kentaro Kikuchi, Fuminori Niwa, Yoshihiko Uchida
A Survey of Systemic Risk Measures:
Methodology and Application to the Japanese Market

/Systemic risk; Risk measure; Early warning indicators; Stress test; Scenario analysis; Macro-prudence; Financial crisis
2014-04 695 KB
2014-E-2 Vipul Bhatt, Masao Ogaki, Yuichi Yaguchi A Reformulation of Normative Economics for Models with Endogenous Preferences
/Moral virtue ethics; Welfarism; Cultural transmission of preferences; Tough love
2014-04 260 KB
2014-E-1 Olivier Jeanne Macroprudential Policies in a Global Perspective
/Macroprudential Policy; Capital Flows; Capital Controls; International Reserves; International Coordination; Liquidity Trap
2014-02 447 KB


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2013-E-14 Michael W. Klein, Jay C. Shambaugh Rounding the Corners of the Policy Trilemma:
Sources of Monetary Policy Autonomy

/Exchange Rate Regimes; Trilemma; Monetary Policy; Capital Controls
2013-12 502 KB
2013-E-13 Hideki Konishi, Kozo Ueda Aging and Deflation from a Fiscal Perspective
/Deflation; Fiscal theory of the price level; Population aging; Redistribution across generations
2013-12 286 KB
2013-E-12 Naohisa Hirakata, Takushi Kurozumi The International Finance Multiplier in Business Cycle Fluctuations
/Business cycle fluctuations; International finance multiplier mechanism; Financial accelerator mechanism
2013-12 523 KB
2013-E-11 Yoshihiro Tokuga, Yoko Ota Influence of the Expansion of Fair Valuation on the Contracting Role of Accounting: A Normative Study
/fair value; valuation role; contracting role; executive compensation; financial covenants; dividend restrictions; financial regulation and supervision
2013-12 227 KB
2013-E-10 Gary D. Hansen, Selahattin Imrohoroglu Fiscal Reform and Government Debt in Japan: A Neoclassical Perspective
/Government debt; fiscal policy; aging; Japan
2013-10 366 KB
2013-E-9 Guillermo Calvo Puzzling over the Anatomy of Crises:
Liquidity and the Veil of Finance

/Financial Crises; Bubbles; Sudden Stop
2013-09 564 KB
2013-E-8 Maurice Obstfeld On Keeping Your Powder Dry:
Fiscal Foundations of Financial and Price Stability

/Fiscal policy; Financial stability; Monetary policy; Financial crisis; Banking crisis; Bank resolution
2013-09 333 KB
2013-E-7 Hiroshi Fujiki Institutional Designs to Alleviate Liquidity Shortages in a Two-Country Model
/Foreign exchange market; CLS; Cross-border collateral arrangements; Liquidity swap lines
2013-08 275 KB
2013-E-6 Naohisa Hirakata, Takeki Sunakawa Financial Frictions, Capital Misallocation, and Structural Change
/Financial frictions; heterogeneous firms; capital misallocation; total factor productivity; structural change
2013-06 432 KB
2013-E-5 Naohisa Hirakata, Mitsuru Katagiri Capital Flow, Foreign Direct Investment and Home Market Effect
/Foreign Direct Investment (FDI); Capital Flows; Home Market Effect
2013-06 317 KB
2013-E-4 Hiroshi Fujiki Japanese Money Demand from the Regional Data:An Update and Some Additional Results
/Demand for money; Income elasticity of money demand
2013-06 1,174 KB
2013-E-3 Hiroshi Fujiki, Cheng Hsiao Disentangling the Effects of Multiple Treatments
— Measuring the Net Economic Impact of the 1995 Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake

/Multiple Treatment Effects; Panel Data; Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake
2013-06 1,078 KB
2013-E-2 Robert Dekle Real Exchange Rates in a Model of Structural Change: Applications to the Real Yen-Dollar and Chinese RMB-Dollar Exchange Rates
/equilibrium real exchange rates; Balassa-Samuelson effect; structural transformation; sectoral change; productivity
2013-05 492 KB
2013-E-1 Annelise Riles Is New Governance the Ideal Architecture for Global Financial Regulation?
/International Financial Regulation; Global Systemically Important Financial Institutions; Financial Stability Board; Regulatory Reform; New Governance; Regulatory Pluralism
2013-01 769 KB


No.Author(s)Title/KeywordsDateFull Text (PDF)
2012-E-17 Hiroshi Fujiki, Naohisa Hirakata, Etsuro Shioji Aging and Household Stockholdings: Evidence from Japanese Household Survey Data
/Stockholding Puzzle; Participation; Online Financial Transactions
2012-11 671 KB
2012-E-16 Mitsuru Katagiri, Ryo Kato, Takayuki Tsuruga Managing Financial Crises: Lean or Clean?
/Financial Crisis; Credit Externalities; Bailout; Macroprudential Policy
2012-11 265 KB
2012-E-15 Azusa Takeyama, Nick Constantinou, Dmitri Vinogradov Credit Risk Contagion and the Global Financial Crisis
/Credit Default Swap (CDS); Probability of Default (PD); Loss Given Default (LGD); Credit Risk Contagion
2012-10 585 KB
2012-E-14 Azusa Takeyama, Nick Constantinou, Dmitri Vinogradov A Framework for Extracting the Probability of Default from Stock Option Prices
/probability of default (PD); option pricing under credit risk; perturbation method
2012-10 395 KB
2012-E-13 James Bullard, Carlos Garriga, Christopher J. Waller Demographics, Redistribution, and Optimal Inflation
/monetary policy; inflation bias; deflation; central bank design
2012-09 474 KB
2012-E-12 Alan J. Auerbach Societal Aging: Implications for Fiscal Policy
/deficits; fiscal imbalances; tax reform; political economy; stabilization policy
2012-09 441 KB
2012-E-11 Ronald Lee Macroeconomic Implications of Demographic Changes:A Global Perspective
/population aging; macroeconomic; demographic transition; human capital; economic growth; support ratio; demand for wealth
2012-09 1,205 KB
2012-E-10 Otmar Issing Central Banks – Paradise Lost
/Central banking; Financial stability; Monetary policy
2012-09 377 KB
2012-E-9 Marvin Goodfriend The Elusive Promise of Independent Central Banking
/Bank of England; central bank independence; credit turmoil of 2007-8; Federal Reserve; Great Inflation; lender of last resort; monetary policy
2012-09 269 KB
2012-E-8 Kentaro Kikuchi Design and Estimation of a Quadratic Term Structure Model with a Mixture of Normal Distributions
/affine term structure model; quadratic Gaussian term structure model; mixture of normal distributions; unscented Kalman filter; maximum likelihood method
2012-06 756 KB
2012-E-7 Masazumi Hattori, Kohei Shintani, Hirofumi Uchida Authority and Soft Information Production within a Bank Organization
/Authority; Soft information; Organizational structure; Banks
2012-05 214 KB
2012-E-6 Ippei Fujiwara, Hibiki Ichiue, Yoshiyuki Nakazono, Yosuke Shigemi Financial Markets Forecasts Revisited:
Are they Rational, Herding or Bold?

/Anchoring; Bold; Herding; Survey Forecasts
2012-05 146 KB
2012-E-5 Yasushi Asako, Tetsuya Matsubayashi, Michiko Ueda Seniority, Term Limits, and Government Spending: Theory and Evidence from the United States
/Legislative Term Limits; Seniority; Legislative Bargaining; Fiscal Spending
2012-04 213 KB
2012-E-4: Supplemental Data Kentaro Kikuchi, Kohei Shintani Supplemental Data: Comparative Analysis of Zero Coupon Yield Curve Estimation Methods Using JGB Price Data
/coupon-bearing government bond; zero coupon yield; piecewise polynomial function
2012-04 1,458 KB
2012-E-4 Kentaro Kikuchi, Kohei Shintani Comparative Analysis of Zero Coupon Yield Curve Estimation Methods Using JGB Price Data
/coupon-bearing government bond; zero coupon yield; piecewise polynomial function
2012-04 440 KB
2012-E-3 Mitsuru Katagiri Economic Consequences of Population Aging in Japan: Effects through Changes in Demand Structure
/Population Aging; Matching; Productivity; Deflation
2012-03 387 KB
2012-E-2 R. Anton Braun, Tomoyuki Nakajima Why Prices Don't Respond Sooner to a Prospective Sovereign Debt Crisis
/Sovereign Debt Crisis; Deflation; Fiscal Risk; Leverage; Borrowing Constraint
2012-03 932 KB
2012-E-1 Mikhail Golosov, Maxim Troshkin, Aleh Tsyvinski Optimal Dynamic Taxes
/Optimal taxation; Efficiency; Optimal Social insurance
2012-02 408 KB


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2011-E-28 Mitsuru Katagiri A Macroeconomic Approach to Corporate Capital Structure
/Corporate Capital Structure; Dynamic Trade-off Theory; Heterogeneous Firm Model
2011-12 409 KB
2011-E-27 Atif Mian, Amir Sufi, Francesco Trebbi Foreclosures, House Prices, and the Real Economy 2011-09 585 KB
2011-E-26 Fabrizio Perri, Vincenzo Quadrini International Recessions 2011-09 717 KB
2011-E-25 Gary Gorton, Guillermo Ordonez Collateral Crises 2011-09 594 KB
2011-E-24 Kosuke Aoki, Kalin Nikolov Bubbles, Banks, and Financial Stability
/Rational bubbles; Financial Frictions; Financial Stability
2011-09 406 KB
2011-E-23 Charles A. E. Goodhart, Dimitrios P. Tsomocos The Role of Default in Macroeconomics
/Default; Transversality; Money; Bankruptcy cost; Asset bubbles; Resolution mechanisms
2011-09 321 KB
2011-E-22 Maurice Obstfeld International Liquidity: The Fiscal Dimension
/International liquidity; Sovereign debt; Euro zone crisis; Fiscal union; International Monetary Fund; Special Drawing Rights
2011-09 541 KB
2011-E-21 Florin O. Bilbiie, Ippei Fujiwara, Fabio Ghironi Optimal Monetary Policy with Endogenous Entry and Product Variety
/Entry; Optimal Inflation Rate; Price Stability; Product Variety; Ramsey-Optimal Monetary Policy
2011-09 824 KB
2011-E-20 Satoshi Yamashita, Toshinao Yoshiba Analytical Solution for the Loss Distribution of a Collateralized Loan under a Quadratic Gaussian Default Intensity Process
/default intensity; stochastic recovery; quadratic Gaussian; expected loss; measure change
2011-09 183 KB
2011-E-19 Bruce E. Aronson A Reassessment of Japan's Big Bang Financial Regulatory Reform
/Big Bang; Financial Deregulation; Financial Reform; Corporate Bond Market; Venture Capital; Financial Center
2011-08 243 KB
2011-E-18 Masato Ubukata, Toshiaki Watanabe Pricing Nikkei 225 Options Using Realized Volatility
/microstructure noise; Nikkei 225 stock index; non-trading hours; option pricing; realized volatility
2011-08 391 KB
2011-E-17 Masazumi Hattori, Kazuhiko Ohashi Detrimental Effects of Retention Regulation:Incentives for Loan Screening in Securitization under Asymmetric Information
/originate-to-distribute; securitization; asymmetric information; financial regulation; screening; verification; retention
2011-07 376 KB
2011-E-16 Nao Sudo Accounting for the Decline in the Velocity of Money in the Japanese Economy
/Velocity of Money; Liquidity Requirement; Financial Crises
2011-07 512 KB
2011-E-15 Ryo Kato, Takayuki Tsuruga Bank Overleverage and Macroeconomic Fragility
/Financial crisis; Liquidity shortage; Maturity mismatch; Pecuniary externalities
2011-07 318 KB
2011-E-14 Mario J. Crucini, Mototsugu Shintani Measuring International Business Cycles by Saving for a Rainy Day
/Error correction model; the Great Moderation; international comovement puzzle; permanent income hypothesis; stochastic trends; trend cycle decomposition
2011-06 784 KB
2011-E-13 Michal Franta Identification of Monetary Policy Shocks in Japan Using Sign Restrictions within the TVP-VAR Framework
/Structural vector autoregressive model; time-varying parameters; sign restrictions; unconventional monetary policy; zero lower bound
2011-06 184 KB
2011-E-12 Yoshiyuki Nakazono, Kozo Ueda Policy Commitment and Market Expectations:Lessons Learned from Survey Based Evidence under Japan's Quantitative Easing Policy
/Commitment policy; policy duration effect; unconventional monetary policy; zero lower bound
2011-06 2,268 KB
2011-E-11 Hirokazu Ishise The World Has More Than Two Countries: Implications of Multi-Country International Real Business Cycle Models
/International Real Business Cycles; Cross-Country Correlations; Multi-Country; Country Size
2011-05 187 KB
2011-E-10 Naohisa Hirakata, Nao Sudo, Kozo Ueda Capital Injection, Monetary Policy, and Financial Accelerators
/Financial Accelerators; Spread-adjusted Taylor rule; Capital Injection
2011-03 523 KB
2011-E-9 Jouchi Nakajima Time-Varying Parameter VAR Model with Stochastic Volatility: An Overview of Methodology and Empirical Applications
/Bayesian inference; Markov chain Monte Carlo; Monetary policy; State space model; Structural vector autoregression; Stochastic volatility; Time-varying parameter
2011-03 456 KB
2011-E-8 Jouchi Nakajima Monetary Policy Transmission under Zero Interest Rates: An Extended Time-Varying Parameter Vector Autoregression Approach
/Monetary policy; Zero lower bound of nominal interest rates; Markov chain Monte Carlo; Time-varying parameter vector autoregression with stochastic volatility
2011-03 244 KB
2011-E-7 Fabio Ghironi, Karen K. Lewis Equity Sales and Manager Efficiency Across Firms and the Business Cycle
/Equity Sales; Managerial Efficiency; Firm Size; Business Cycles
2011-03 348 KB
2011-E-6 Kumiko Okazaki, Masazumi Hattori, Wataru Takahashi The Challenges Confronting the Banking System Reform in China: An Analysis in Light of Japan's Experience of Financial Liberalization
/Banking System Reform; Financial Liberalization; State-owned Commercial Banks; Rent for Banks
2011-03 1,039 KB
2011-E-5 Hong Bum Jang Financial Integration and Cooperation in East Asia: Assessment of Recent Developments and Their Implications
/Trade and Financial Integration; Cross-Border Investment and Settlement; Trade-Finance Linkage; Free Trade Agreements; Asian Bond Market; East Asia; Global Economic and Financial Crisis
2011-02 3,563 KB
2011-E-4 Guillaume Plantin Good Securitization, Bad Securitization
/banking; securitization; liquidity
2011-02 129 KB
2011-E-3 Shigenori Shiratsuka A Macroprudential Perspective in Central Banking
/Macroprudential policy; Procyclicality; Financial imbalances; Asset-price and credit bubble; Constrained discretion.
2011-02 298 KB
2011-E-2 Kumiko Okazaki, Tomoyuki Fukumoto Macro-financial Linkage and Financial Deepening in China after the Global Financial Crisis
/Macro-financial Linkage; Financial Deepening; Cross-border Capital Flow; Bank Lending
2011-01 930 KB
2011-E-1 Selahattin Imrohoroglu, Nao Sudo Will a Growth Miracle Reduce Debt in Japan?
/Government Debt; Productivity; Fiscal Policy
2011-01 390 KB


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2010-E-26 Pierre L. Siklos Sources of Disagreement in Inflation Forecasts: A Cross-Country Empirical Investigation
/forecast disagreement; central bank transparency; inflation, quantile regression; panel regression
2010-11 891 KB
2010-E-25 Naoki Makimoto, Yoshihiko Sugihara Optimal Execution of Multiasset Block Orders under Stochastic Liquidity
/optimal execution strategy; market impact; transaction cost; stochastic liquidity; limit order book; price manipulation; mean-variance optimization
2010-11 1,199 KB
2010-E-24 Junko Koeda, Ryo Kato The Role of Monetary Policy Uncertainty in the Term Structure of Interest Rates
/GARCH; Estimation; Term Structure of Interest Rates; Financial Markets and the Macro-economy; Monetary Policy
2010-10 474 KB
2010-E-23 Selahattin Imrohoroglu, Nao Sudo Productivity and Fiscal Policy in Japan: Short Term Forecasts from the Standard Growth Model
/Primary Balance; Fiscal Policy; Productivity; Growth Theory
2010-09 408 KB
2010-E-22 Jouchi Nakajima, Nao Sudo, Takayuki Tsuruga How well do the sticky price models explain the disaggregated price responses to aggregate technology and monetary policy shocks?
/Disaggregated Prices; Technology Shocks; Monetary Policy Shocks; Sticky Price Models
2010-09 371 KB
2010-E-21 Shigenori Shiratsuka, Wataru Takahashi, Yuki Teranishi, Kozo Ueda Future of Central Banking under Globalization: Summary of the 2010 International Conference Organized by the Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies of the Bank of Japan 2010-09 160 KB
2010-E-20 Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas, Helene Rey, Nicolas Govillot Exorbitant Privilege and Exorbitant Duty 2010-08 707 KB
2010-E-19 Makoto Saito, Shiba Suzuki, Tomoaki Yamada Can Cross-Border Financial Markets Create Endogenously Good Collateral in a Crisis?
/Solvency Constraints; Collateral Constraints; Dynamic Optimal Contract; Catastrophic Shocks
2010-08 204 KB
2010-E-18 Franklin Allen, Elena Carletti Financial Regulation Going Forward
/Bubbles; Monetary Policy; Global Imbalances
2010-07 304 KB
2010-E-17 Pierpaolo Benigno, Ester Faia Globalization, Pass-Through and Inflation Dynamic
/AS equations; Oligopolistic Competition; Inflation Dynamic
2010-07 388 KB
2010-E-16 Kozo Ueda Banking Globalization and International Business Cycles
/Financial accelerator; financial intermediaries; correlation (quantity) puzzle; business cycle synchronization; contagion; monetary policy
2010-07 699 KB
2010-E-15 William R. White Some Alternative Perspectives on Macroeconomic Theory and Some Policy Implications 2010-07 434 KB
2010-E-14 Bennett T. McCallum The Future of Central Banking: A Lesson From United States History 2010-07 57 KB
2010-E-13 Naohisa Hirakata, Nao Sudo, Kozo Ueda Do Banking Shocks Matter for the U.S. Economy?
/Monetary Policy; Financial Accelerators; Financial Intermediaries; Chained Credit Contracts
2010-07 498 KB
2010-E-12 Kozo Ueda A Time-Invariant Duration Policy under the Zero Lower Bound
/Zero lower bound on nominal interest rates; optimal monetary policy; liquidity trap; time-inconsistency
2010-07 390 KB
2010-E-11 Ippei Fujiwara, Tomoyuki Nakajima, Nao Sudo, Yuki Teranishi Global Liquidity Trap
/Zero Interest Rate Policy; Two-country Model; International Spillover; Monetary Policy Coordination
2010-07 480 KB
2010-E-10 Satoshi Yamashita, Toshinao Yoshiba Analytical Solution for Expected Loss of a Collateralized Loan: A Square-root Intensity Process Negatively Correlated with Collateral Value
/stochastic recovery; default intensity model; affine diffusion; extended affine; survival probability; measure change
2010-06 162 KB
2010-E-9 Yoshihiko Sugihara, Nobuyuki Oda An Empirical Analysis of Equity Market Expectations in the Recent Financial Turmoil Using Implied Moments and Jump Diffusion Processes
/implied distribution; implied moment; jump diffusion process; nonparametric method; GMM; characteristic function GMM
2010-06 6,440 KB
2010-E-8 Tetsuya Yamada Accelerated Investment and Credit Risk under a Low Interest Rate Environment: A Real Options Approach
/Low interest rate environment; Investment behavior; Credit risk; Real options model; Corporate finance; Time-inconsistent discount rate; Behavioral economics
2010-06 478 KB
2010-E-7 Yasushi Asako Partially Binding Platforms and the Advantages of Being an Extreme Candidate
/Electoral Competition; Campaign Promise; Signaling Game
2010-05 430 KB
2010-E-6 Jouchi Nakajima, Shigenori Shiratsuka, Yuki Teranishi The Effects of Monetary Policy Commitment: Evidence from Time-varying Parameter VAR Analysis
/Policy commitment; policy duration effect; expectations management; Bayesian estimation; time-varying parameter vector autoregression with stochastic volatility
2010-03 424 KB
2010-E-5 R. Anton Braun, Lena Mareen Koerber New Keynesian Dynamics in a Low Interest Rate Environment
/Government purchases; zero nominal interest rates; monetary policy
2010-03 429 KB
2010-E-4 Hiroshi Fujiki Policy Measures to Alleviate Foreign Currency Liquidity Shortages under Aggregate Risk with Moral Hazard
/Standing swap lines; Operations supplying US dollar funds outside the US; Cross-border collateral arrangements
2010-03 343 KB
2010-E-3 Ippei Fujiwara, Kozo Ueda The Fiscal Multiplier and Spillover in a Global Liquidity Trap
/Zero lower bound; two-country model; fiscal policy; beggar-thy-neighbor
2010-03 161 KB
2010-E-2 Klaus Adam, Albert Marcet Booms and Busts in Asset Prices 2010-02 420 KB
2010-E-1 Yasushi Asako Partially Binding Platforms: Political Promises as a Partial Commitment Device
/Electoral Competition; Median-voter Theorem; Valence; Campaign Platforms
2010-02 311 KB


No.Author(s)Title/KeywordsDateFull Text (PDF)
2009-E-32 Jouchi Nakajima, Tsuyoshi Kunihama, Yasuhiro Omori, Sylvia Früwirth-Scnatter Generalized Extreme Value Distribution with Time-Dependence Using the AR and MA Models in State Space Form
/Extreme values; Generalized extreme value distribution; Markov chain Monte Carlo; Mixture sampler; State space model; Stock returns
2009-11 630 KB
2009-E-31 Ippei Fujiwara, Nao Sudo, Yuki Teranishi Global Liquidity Trap: A Simple Analytical Investigation
/Optimal Monetary Policy Cooperation; Zero Lower Bound
2009-11 218 KB
2009-E-30 Naohisa Hirakata, Nao Sudo, Kozo Ueda Chained Credit Contracts and Financial Accelerators
/Chain of Credit Contracts; Net Worth of Financial Intermediaries; Cross-sectional Net Worth Distribution; Financial Accelerator effect
2009-11 474 KB
2009-E-29 Keisuke Otsu International Business Cycle Accounting
/Business Cycle Accounting; International Business Cycles
2009-11 417 KB
2009-E-28 Keisuke Otsu Accounting for Japanese Business Cycles: a Quest for Labor Wedges
/Business Cycle Accounting; Japanese Labor Market
2009-11 250 KB
2009-E-27 Hiroshi Fujiki, Migiwa Tanaka Demand for Currency, New Technology and the Adoption of Electronic Money: Evidence Using Individual Household Data
/Currency Demand; Transaction Demands for Money; Electronic Money
2009-11 291 KB
2009-E-26 Masazumi Hattori, Kazuhiko Ohashi Incentives to Issue Low-Quality Securitized Products in the OTD Business Model
/Originate-to-distribute; Securitization; Asymmetric information; Screening; Verification
2009-11 258 KB
2009-E-25 Shigenori Shiratsuka Size and Composition of the Central Bank Balance Sheet:Revisiting Japan's Experience of the Quantitative Easing Policy
/Quantitative easing; Credit easing; Unconventional monetary policy; Central bank balance sheet
2009-11 490 KB
2009-E-24 Ichiro Fukunaga, Naohisa Hirakata, Nao Sudo The Effects of Oil Price Changes on the Industry-Level Production and Prices in the U.S. and Japan
/Oil price; Identified VAR; Industry-level data; Japan
2009-10 473 KB
2009-E-23 Daisuke Nagakura Inconsistency of a Unit Root Test against Stochastic Unit Root Processes
/Locally Best Invariant Test; Consistency; Dickey-Fuller Test; LBI; RCA; STUR
2009-10 138 KB
2009-E-22 Takashi Nanjo, Makoto Kasuya Part-Paid Stock, Corporate Finance, and Investment: Economic Consequences of the Part-Paid Stock System and Supplementary Installments in the Early 1930s of Japan
/part-paid stock; joint-stock company; corporate finance; investment; financial system; interwar period; Great Depression
2009-09 400 KB
2009-E-21 Ichiro Fukunaga, Masashi Saito Asset Prices and Monetary Policy
/asset prices; monetary policy; financial frictions; policy tradeoffs
2009-09 391 KB
2009-E-20 Shigenori Shiratsuka, Wataru Takahashi, Kozo Ueda Financial System and Monetary Policy Implementation: Summary of the 2009 International Conference Organized by the Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies of the Bank of Japan 2009-08 111 KB
2009-E-19 Masazumi Hattori, Hyun Song Shin, Wataru Takahashi A Financial System Perspective on Japan's Experience in the Late 1980s
/Balance sheet; Commitment; Credit supply; Financial liberalization; Financial system perspective; Japan; Subprime crisis
2009-08 513 KB
2009-E-18 Maurice Obstfeld Lenders of Last Resort in a Globalized World
/Lender of Last Resort; Financial Crisis; Central Banking; International Monetary System; International Monetary Fund
2009-08 206 KB
2009-E-17 Bennett T. McCallum The Role of 'Determinacy' in Monetary Policy Analysis
/Determinacy; Learnability; Rational Expectations; Multiple Solutions; Monetary Policy
2009-08 168 KB
2009-E-16 Toshihiko Mukoyama On the Establishment Dynamics in the United States and Japan
/Establishment Dynamics; Sectoral Composition; Industry Dynamics Model; Reallocation
2009-07 249 KB
2009-E-15 Mariko Hatase, Mari Ohnuki Did the Structure of Trade and Foreign Debt Affect Reserve Currency Composition?Evidence from Interwar Japan
/Foreign Exchange Reserves; Gold Exchange Standard; Exchange Rate; Trade Strucutre; Debt Structure; Japan
2009-06 611 KB
2009-E-14 Yuki Teranishi Credit Spread and Monetary Policy
/Credit spread; optimal monetary policy
2009-06 274 KB
2009-E-13 Jouchi Nakajima, Munehisa Kasuya, Toshiaki Watanabe Bayesian Analysis of Time-Varying Parameter Vector Autoregressive Model for the Japanese Economy and Monetary Policy
/Bayesian inference; Markov chain Monte Carlo; Monetary policy; State space model; Structural vector autoregressive model; Stochastic volatility; Time-varying parameter
2009-05 260 KB
2009-E-12 Rasmus Fatum Official Japanese Intervention in the JPY/USD Exchange Rate Market: Is It Effective and Through Which Channel Does It Work?
/Exchange Rates; Foreign Exchange Market Intervention; Channels of Transmission
2009-03 253 KB
2009-E-11 Daisuke Nagakura, Toshiaki Watanabe A State Space Approach to Estimating the Integrated Variance and Microstructure Noise Component
/Realized Variance; Integrated Variance; Microstructure Noise
2009-03 531 KB
2009-E-10 Jouchi Nakajima, Yuki Teranishi The Evolution of Loan Rate Stickiness Across the Euro Area
/banking integration; sticky loan interest rate; Bayesian analysis; time-varying regression; Markov chain Monte Carlo
2009-03 407 KB
2009-E-9 Ippei Fujiwara, Yuki Teranishi Financial Stability in Open Economies
/optimal monetary policy; policy coordination; global banking; international staggered loan contracts
2009-03 426 KB
2009-E-8 Kozo Ueda Determinants of Households' Inflation Expectations
/expected inflation; structured vector autoregression; monetary policy
2009-03 643 KB
2009-E-7 Takashi Shibata, Tetsuya Yamada Dynamic Model of Credit Risk in Relationship Lending:A Game-theoretic Real Options Approach
/Credit risk; Relationship lending; Real option; Game theory; Concentration risk
2009-03 309 KB
2009-E-6 Chih-nan Chen, Tsutomu Watanabe, Tomoyoshi Yabu A New Method for Identifying the Effects of Foreign Exchange Interventions
/Foreign exchange intervention; Intraday data; Markov-chain Monte Carlo method; Endogeneity problem; Temporal aggregation
2009-02 486 KB
2009-E-5 Kozo Ueda Central Bank Communication and Multiple Equilibria
/Transparency; disclosure; coordination
2009-02 136 KB
2009-E-4 Michio Suzuki Consumption Smoothing without Secondary Markets for Small Durable Goods
/Durable Goods; Irreversibility; Consumption Insurance
2009-02 262 KB
2009-E-3 Patrick McGuire Bank Ties and Firm Performance in Japan:Some Evidence since FY2002
/Cross-Shareholding; Main Bank; Japanese Banks; Firm Performance
2009-01 324 KB
2009-E-2 Matthew Brzozowski, Martin Gervais, Paul Klein, Michio Suzuki Dimensions of Inequality in Canada
/Income Inequality; Consumption Inequality; Wealth Inequality
2009-01 493 KB
2009-E-1 Naohisa Hirakata, Nao Sudo Accounting for Oil Price Variation and Weakening Impact of the Oil Crisis
/Oil Price Accounting; DSGE Model; Total Factor Productivity (TFP)
2009-01 517 KB


No.Author(s)Title/KeywordsDateFull Text (PDF)
2008-E-25 Nao Sudo, Yuki Teranishi Optimal Monetary Policy under Imperfect Financial Integration
/optimal monetary policy; financial integration; heterogeneous financial market; staggered loan contracts
2008-12 472 KB
2008-E-24 Daisuke Nagakura How Are Shocks to Trend and Cycle Correlated? A Simple Methodology for Unidentified Unobserved Components Models
/Business Cycle Analysis; Trend; Cycle; Permanent Component; Transitory Component; Unobserved Components Model
2008-10 170 KB
2008-E-23 Jouchi Nakajima EGARCH and Stochastic Volatility:Modeling Jumps and Heavy-tails for Stock Returns
/Bayesian analysis; EGARCH; Heavy-tailed error; Jumps; Marginal likelihood; Markov chain Monte Carlo; Stochastic volatility
2008-09 433 KB
2008-E-22 Ippei Fujiwara, Keisuke Otsu, Masashi Saito The Global Impact of Chinese Growth
/Productivity; Terms of Trade; Growth; Open Economy
2008-09 307 KB
2008-E-21 Ippei Fujiwara Growth Expectation
/Expectations; Equilibrium Business Cycle; Technological Progress
2008-09 455 KB
2008-E-20 Tomohiro Sugo, Yuki Teranishi The Zero Interest Rate Policy
/Zero Interest Rate Policy; Optimal Interest Rate Rule
2008-08 261 KB
2008-E-19 Hirokazu Ishise, Nao Sudo Inventory-Theoretic Model of Money Demand, Multiple Goods, and Price Dynamics
/Baumol-Tobin model; Durable; Luxury; Credit goods; Monetary policy
2008-08 585 KB
2008-E-18 Ippei Fujiwara, Kazuo Fukuda, Ichiro Muto, Yosuke Shigemi, Wataru Takahashi Frontiers in Monetary Theory and Policy:
Summary of the 2008 International Conference Organized by the Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies of the Bank of Japan
2008-08 428 KB
2008-E-17 Hiroshi Fujiki, Cheng Hsiao Aggregate and Household Demand for Money:
Evidence from Public Opinion Survey on Household Financial Assets and Liabilities

/Demand for Money; Aggregation; Heterogeneity
2008-07 349 KB
2008-E-16 Ippei Fujiwara, Yasuo Hirose, Mototsugu Shintani Can News Be a Major Source of Aggregate Fluctuations? A Bayesian DSGE Approach
/Bayesian Estimation; Business Cycles; News; Total Factor Productivity (TFP)
2008-07 564 KB
2008-E-15 Nao Sudo Sectoral Co-Movement, Monetary-Policy Shock, and Input-Output Structure
/Monetary Policy; Input-Output Matrix; Durables; Non-durables
2008-07 399 KB
2008-E-14 John B. Taylor The Way Back to Stability and Growth in the Global Economy 2008-07 152 KB
2008-E-13 Toshitaka Sekine, Yuki Teranishi Inflation Targeting and Monetary Policy Activism
/Inflation-targeting Policy; Monetary Policy Activism; New Keynesian Model; Markov chain Monte Carlo; Time-varying Parameter with Stochastic Volatility Model
2008-07 429 KB
2008-E-12 Kris James Mitchener, Mari Ohnuki Institutions, Competition, and Capital Market Integration in Japan
/Financial Market Development; Capital Market Integration; Economic Integration; Japanese Banks
2008-07 424 KB
2008-E-11 Ippei Fujiwara, Yuki Teranishi Real Exchange Rate Dynamics under Staggered Loan Contracts
/Financial Market Imperfections; Real Exchange Rates; Staggered Loan Contracts
2008-06 297 KB
2008-E-10 Graciela L. Kaminsky Crises and Sudden Stops: Evidence from International Bond and Syndicated-Loan Markets
/contagion; financial integration; globalization; international primary issuance; sudden stops
2008-06 217 KB
2008-E-9 Mototsugu Shintani, Tomoyoshi Yabu, Daisuke Nagakura Spurious Regressions in Technical Trading:
Momentum or Contrarian?

/Efficient market hypothesis; Nonstationary time series; Random walk; Technical analysis
2008-06 682 KB
2008-E-8 Yuki Teranishi Optimal Monetary Policy under Staggered Loan Contracts
/Staggered Loan Interest Rate Contract; Optimal Monetary Policy; Economic Fluctuation
2008-05 554 KB
2008-E-7 Charles W. Mooney,Jr. Law and Systems for Intermediated Securities and the Relationship of Private Property Law to Securities Clearance and Settlement: United States, Japan, and the UNIDROIT Draft Convention
/book-entry; central securities depository; intermediary; securities; securities account; security interest; settlement
2008-05 697 KB
2008-E-6 Kiyohito Utsunomiya Economic Fluctuations in Japan during the Interwar Period -Re-estimation of the LTES Personal Consumption Expenditures-
/Japanese Economy; Interwar Period; Showa Depression; Great Depression; Personal Consumption; National Accounts; Deflator; Imputation
2008-04 447 KB
2008-E-5 Mario J. Crucini, Mototsugu Shintani, Takayuki Tsuruga Accounting for Persistence and Volatility of Good-level Real Exchange Rates: The Role of Sticky Information
/Good-level Real Exchange Rates; Law of One Price; Sticky Information; Dynamic Panel
2008-03 521 KB
2008-E-4 Laurence Ball Helicopter Drops and Japan's Liquidity Trap
/opter Drop; Liquidity Trap; Deflation
2008-03 346 KB
2008-E-3 Shigeaki Fujiwara Credit Risk Assessment Considering Variations in Exposure:
Application to Commitment Lines

/Commitment lines; Probability of default; Loss given default; Exposure at default; Expected loss; Unexpected loss
2008-02 295 KB
2008-E-2 Migiwa Tanaka Deflation in Durable Goods Markets:An Empirical Model of the Tokyo Condominium Market
/Durable Goods; Dynamic Oligopoly; Housing Market
2008-02 308 KB
2008-E-1 Ichiro Muto Monetary Policy and Learning from the Central Bank's Forecast
/Adaptive Learning; E-stability; New Keynesian Model; Monetary Policy; Taylor principle
2008-01 214 KB


No.Author(s)Title/KeywordsDateFull Text (PDF)
2007-E-21 Satoshi Yamashita, Toshinao Yoshiba Analytical solutions for expected and unexpected losses with an additional loan
/Probability of default (PD); Loss given default (LGD); Exposure at default (EaD); Expected loss (EL); Unexpected loss (UL); Stressed EL (SEL)
2007-12 158 KB
2007-E-20 Daisuke Nagakura Testing for Coefficient Stability of AR(1) Model When the Null is an Integrated or a Stationary Process
/Random Coefficient Autoregressive Model; Stability; Constancy
2007-11 430 KB
2007-E-19 Masazumi Hattori, Hyun Song Shin The Broad Yen Carry Trade
/Yen carry trade; liquidity; risk appetite; monetary policy
2007-10 458 KB
2007-E-18 Marvin Goodfriend Monetary Policy in East Asia : Common Concerns
/East Asia; Monetary Policy; Banking Policy; Exchange Rates; Trade Balance; International Reserves
2007-09 83 KB
2007-E-17 Kris James Mitchener, Mari Ohnuki Capital Market Integration in Japan
/Financial Market Development; Capital Market Integration; Economic Integration;Japanese Banks
2007-08 674 KB
2007-E-16 Keisuke Otsu A Neoclassical Analysis of the Asian Crisis: Business Cycle Accounting of a Small Open Economy
/Business Cycle Accounting; Small Open Economy; Asian Crisis
2007-08 916 KB
2007-E-15 George W. Evans Monetary and Fiscal Policy under Learning in the Presence of a Liquidity Trap
/Adaptive Learning; Monetary Policy; Fiscal Policy; Zero Interest Rate Lower Bound; Indeterminacy
2007-08 665 KB
2007-E-14 Sanghoon Ahn, Jong-Wha Lee Integration and Growth in East Asia
/integration; growth; trade; foreign direct investment; East Asia
2007-08 379 KB
2007-E-13 Michael B Devereux Financial Globalization and Emerging Market Portfolios
/Asia; Financial Globalization; FDI; Foreign Exchange Rate Reserves
2007-08 344 KB
2007-E-12 Hiroshi Fujiki, Akiko Terada-Hagiwara Financial Integration in East Asia
/Exchange rate regime; financial integration; risk sharing
2007-08 327 KB
2007-E-11 Maurice Obstfeld The Renminbi's Dollar Peg at the Crossroads
/Renminbi; China Currency; China Balance of Payments; Fixed Exchange Rate Exit Strategy
2007-08 240 KB
2007-E-10 Bennett T. McCallum Monetary Policy in East Asia: the Case of Singapore
/exchange rate; inflation targeting; instrument variable; target variable; open economy; monetary policy
2007-08 97 KB
2007-E-9 Ippei Fujiwara, Naoko Hara, Naohisa Hirakata, Takeshi Kimura, Shinichiro Watanabe Japanese Monetary Policy during the Collapse of the Bubble Economy: A View of Policy-making under Uncertainty
/Collapse of the Bubble Economy; Monetary Policy; Uncertainty
2007-07 596 KB
2007-E-8 Ichiro Muto Productivity Growth, Transparency, and Monetary Policy
/New Keynesian Model; Monetary Policy; Transparency; Productivity Growth; Learning
2007-06 590 KB
2007-E-7 Ippei Fujiwara, Naohisa Hirakata Dynamic Aspects of Productivity Spillovers, Terms of Trade and The "Home Market Effects"
/Endogenous variety; Home market effect; Productivity spillover
2007-06 423 KB
2007-E-6 Naohiko Baba, Masakazu Inada Price Discovery of Credit Spreads for Japanese Mega-Banks:Subordinated Bond and CDS
/Subordinated Bond; Credit Default Swap; Japanese Banks; Price Discovery; Volatility Spillover; Bivariate GARCH
2007-05 280 KB
2007-E-5 Sachiko Kuroda, Isamu Yamamoto Estimating Frisch Labor Supply Elasticity in Japan
/Labor supply; Frisch elasticity; Extensive margin; Intensive margin
2007-04 201 KB
2007-E-4 Ippei Fujiwara, Yuki Teranishi A Dynamic New Keynesian Life-Cycle Model:Societal Ageing, Demographics and Monetary Policy
/Heterogenous Agents; Life-Cycle; New Keynesian Model
2007-03 377 KB
2007-E-3 Naohiko Baba, Masakazu Inada, Yasuo Maeda Determinants of Subordinated Debt Issuance by Japanese Regional Banks
/subordinated debt; Japanese banks; Basel Accord; market discipline; non-performing loan problem
2007-03 241 KB
2007-E-2 Arata Ito, Tsutomu Watanabe, Tomoyoshi Yabu Fiscal Policy Switching: Evidence from Japan, the U.S., and the U.K.
/Fiscal Policy Rule; Fiscal Discipline; Markov-Switching Regression
2007-02 381 KB
2007-E-1 Keisuke Otsu A Neoclassical Analysis of the Postwar Japanese Economy
/Japanese Postwar Growth; Neoclassical Growth Model; TFP
2007-01 999 KB


No.Author(s)Title/KeywordsDateFull Text (PDF)
2006-E-29 Kenshi Taketa, Gregory F. Udell Lending Channels and Financial Shocks: The Case of SME Trade Credit and the Japanese Banking Crisis
/Trade Credit; Credit Crunch
2006-12 564 KB
2006-E-28 Sachiko Kuroda, Isamu Yamamoto Why are Nominal Wages Downwardly Rigid, but Less So in Japan?: An Explanation based on Behavioral Economics and Labor Market/Macroeconomic Differences
/Downward nominal wage rigidity; Behavioral economics; Labor mobility; Employment protection legislation; Inflation rate; Indexation
2006-11 415 KB
2006-E-27 Mari Ohnuki Bank of Japan Network and Financial Market Integration: From the Establishment of the Bank of Japan Until the Early 20th Century
/Financial Market Integration; Payments Network; Bank of Japan; Correspondent Network Funds Transfers; Movement of Funds
2006-11 476 KB
2006-E-26 Keisuke Otsu A Neoclassical Analysis of the Korean Crisis
/Korean Crisis; Neoclassical Model; Small Open Economy; Total Factor Productivity; Financial Crisis
2006-11 890 KB
2006-E-25 Ichiro Muto Can the New Keynesian Phillips Curve Explain Japanese Inflation Dynamics? A Labor Share Correction Approach
/New Keynesian Phillips Curve; Real Marginal Cost; Labor Adjustment Cost; Material Price; Real Wage Rigidity; Inflation Persistence
2006-11 1,268 KB
2006-E-24 Hiroshi Fujiki, Howard J. Wall Controlling for Geographic Dispersion When Estimating the Japanese Phillips Curve
/Japanese Phillips curve
2006-11 553 KB
2006-E-23 Bill Dupor, Tomiyuki Kitamura, Takayuki Tsuruga Do Sticky Prices Need to Be Replaced with Sticky Information?
/Inflation; Sticky Price Model; Sticky Information Model; Labor Share
2006-10 336 KB
2006-E-22 Alessandra Fogli, Fabrizio Perri The Great Moderation and the US External Imbalance
/Business Cycle Volatility; Precautionary Saving; Current Account; Net Foreign Asset Position
2006-09 234 KB
2006-E-21 Jun Pan, Kenneth J. Singleton Interpreting Recent Changes in the Credit Spreads of Japanese Banks
/default risk premium; credit default swap; Japanese banks; zero interest rate policy; event risk
2006-09 417 KB
2006-E-20 Howard J. Wall Regional Business Cycle Phases in Japan
/Markov-switching; regional business cycles; Japan
2006-09 567 KB
2006-E-19 Gauti B. Eggertsson, Benjamin Pugsley The Mistake of 1937: A General Equilibrium Analysis
/deflation; zero bound on interest rates; regime changes; Great Depression
2006-08 382 KB
2006-E-18 Simon Gilchrist, Masashi Saito Expectations, Asset Prices, and Monetary Policy:
The Role of Learning

/monetary policy, asset prices, financial market imperfections, technology growth, imperfect information
2006-08 587 KB
2006-E-17 Glenn D. Rudebusch, Eric T. Swanson, Tao Wu The Bond Yield "Conundrum" from a Macro-Finance Perspectivece
/Term Structure; Term Premium; Bond Pricing; Affine No-Arbitrage Model
2006-07 284 KB
2006-E-16 Naohiko Baba Financial Market Functioning and Monetary Policy:
Japan's Experience

/Bank of Japan; Term Structure of Interest Rates; Zero Lower Bound; Zero Interest Rates; Quantitative Monetary Easing Policy; Bank Risk Premium
2006-07 484 KB
2006-E-15 Maurice Obstfeld Implications for the Yen of Japanese Current Account Adjustment
/Current Account Adjustment; International Capital Flows; Japanese Yen Exchange Rate
2006-07 184 KB
2006-E-14 Bennett T. McCallum Misconceptions Regarding the Zero Lower Bound on Interest Rates
/Interest Rates; Zero Lower Bound; Quantitative Easing; Expectations; Deflation Trap; Liquidity Trap
2006-07 84 KB
2006-E-13 Yoshifumi Muroi Pricing of Credit Derivatives with the Asymptotic Expansion Approach
/ Defaultable bond, counterparty credit risk, credit default swap, swaption, asymptotic expansion method, basket swap, Malliavin calculus
2006-07 228 KB
2006-E-12 Hiroshi Fujiki, Etsuro Shioji Bank Health Concerns, Low Interest Rates and Money Demand:
Evidence from the "Public Opinion Survey on Household Financial Assets and Liabilities"

/Money demand; Low interest rates; Concern for the soundness of private financial institutions; Micro data; Self-selection bias; Personal financial education; Extensive margin; Intensive margin
2006-07 745 KB
2006-E-11 Masashi Saito Changes in Perceptions of the Future:
Macroeconomic Implications

/Technology growth, regime switching, filtering, nonlinear impulse response, propagation
2006-06 498 KB
2006-E-10 Andrew K. Rose Well-Being in the Small and in the Large
/population, empirical, data, national, country, scale, size.
2006-06 340 KB
2006-E-9 Steven Li The Arbitrage Efficiency of Nikkei 225 Options Market:
A Put-call Parity Analysis

/Put-call parity, market efficiency, Nikkei 225 options
2006-06 117 KB
2006-E-8 Masashi Une, Masayuki Kanda Year 2010 Issues on Cryptographic Algorithms
/cryptographic algorithm, symmetric cipher, asymmetric cipher, security, Year 2010 issues, hash function
2006-06 176 KB
2006-E-7 Xinghua Yu Competing Risk Analysis of Japan's Small Financial Institutions
/Competing Risks Duration Models, Identification, Maximum Likelihood Estimator, Bankruptcy and Merger, Credit Cooperatives in Japan
2006-03 396 KB
2006-E-6 Takeshi Amemiya, Xinghua Yu Endogenous Sampling and Matching Method in Duration Models
/Duration Models, Endogenous Sampling with Matching, Maximum Likelihood Estimator, Manski Lerman Estimator, Asymptotic Distribution
2006-03 415 KB
2006-E-5 Ichiro Fukunaga Imperfect Common Knowledge, Staggered Price Setting, and the Effects of Monetary Policy
/Imperfect common knowledge; Higher-order expectations; Public and private information; Staggered price setting
2006-02 340 KB
2006-E-4 Yasuhiro Arikawa, Kumi Suzuki-Loffelholz, Kenshi Taketa Experimental Analysis on the Role of a Large Speculator in Currency Crises
/Currency Crises; Global Game; Experimental Economics
2006-01 1,909 KB
2006-E-3 Shiu-Sheng Chen, Kenshi Taketa An Assessment of Weymark's Measures of Exchange Market Intervention: The Case of Japan
/Exchange market intervention, Japanese exchange market
2006-01 224 KB
2006-E-2 Pierre Perron, Tomoyoshi Yabu Testing for Shifts in Trend with an Integrated or Stationary Noise Component
/Structural Change, Unit Root, Median-Unbiased Estimates, GLS Procedure, Super Efficient Estimates
2006-01 1,380 KB
2006-E-1 Pierre Perron, Tomoyoshi Yabu Estimating Deterministic Trends with an Integrated or Stationary Noise Component
/Linear Trend, Unit Root, Median-Unbiased Estimates, GLS Procedure, Super Efficient Estimates
2006-01 891 KB


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2005-E-18 Takayuki Tsuruga The Hump-shaped Behavior of Inflation and a Dynamic Externality
/Inflation; New Keynesian Phillips Curve; Sticky Price Model; Sticky Wages; Variable Capital Utilization; Dynamic Externality
2005-12 263 KB
2005-E-17 Maria Pia Iannariello, Hanan Morsy, Akiko Terada-Hagiwara Role of Debt Maturity Structure on Firm Fixed Assets during Sudden Stop Episodes: Evidence from Thailand
/Firm fixed asset, Sudden Stops, Thailand, Short-term debt maturity structure, Asia financial crisis
2005-12 276 KB
2005-E-16 Keiichi Tanaka, Takeshi Yamada, Toshiaki Watanabe Approximation of Interest Rate Derivatives' Prices by Gram-Charlier Expansion and Bond Moments
/Gram-Charlier expansion, bond moment, swaption, constant maturity swap, convexity adjustment
2005-11 320 KB
2005-E-15 Akiko Terada-Hagiwara Explaining the Real Exchange Rate during Sudden Stops and Tranquil Periods
/Real Exchange rate, Capital flows, Sudden Stop, Asia, Latin America
2005-11 254 KB
2005-E-14 Ichiro Fukunaga Inventories, Predetermined Prices, and the Effects of Monetary Policy
/Inventories; Sales-facilitating motive; Nominal and real rigidities; Predetermined prices and production
2005-10 317 KB
2005-E-13 Francesco Giavazzi, Tullio Jappelli, Marco Pagano, Marina Benedetti Searching for Non-Monotonic Effects of Fiscal Policy:
New Evidence

/Fiscal policy; national saving
2005-09 178 KB
2005-E-12 Kenneth Kletzer International Financial Integration, Sovereignty, and Constraints on Macroeconomic Policies
/International financial integration; sovereignty; tax smoothing; nominal public debt; monetary policy
2005-09 497 KB
2005-E-11 Guillaume Plantin, Haresh Sapra, Hyun Song Shin Marking to Market, Liquidity, and Financial Stability
/Marking to market; accounting regime; monetary policy; financial stability
2005-09 234 KB
2005-E-10 Jean-Charles Rochet Prudential Policy
/Banking Supervision; Prudential Regulation; Financial Stability
2005-09 203 KB
2005-E-9 Barry Eichengreen, Mariko Hatase Can a Rapidly-Growing Export-Oriented Economy Smoothly Exit an Exchange Rate Peg? Lessons for China from Japan's High-Growth Era
/China, Japan, exchange rate, peg, exports, investment
2005-08 956 KB
2005-E-8 Maurice Obstfeld America's Deficit, the World's Problem
/Current account adjustment; international capital flows; exchange rates
2005-07 123 KB
2005-E-7 Bennett T. McCallum What is the Proper Perspective for Monetary Policy Optimality?
/policy rules; dynamic inconsistency; timeless perspective
2005-07 147 KB
2005-E-6 Akira Otani, Shigenori Shiratsuka, Toyoichiro Shirota Revisiting the Decline in the Exchange Rate Pass-Through:
Further Evidence from Japan's Import Prices

/Exchange rate pass-through, Pricing-to-market, Import structure, Expenditure-switching effect, Firms' sourcing decision.
2005-07 125 KB
2005-E-5 Jurgen von Hagen Fiscal Rules and Fiscal Performance in the EU and Japan
/Fiscal policy, political budget cycles, government budgeting
2005-07 301 KB
2005-E-4 Hiroshi Fujiki The Monetary Policy Committee and the Incentive Problem:
A Selective Survey

/central bank independence, monetary policy committee, voting, transparency, commitment
2005-07 497 KB
2005-E-3 Luc Bauwens Econometric Analysis of Intra-daily Trading Activity on Tokyo Stock Exchange
/ACD, trade durations, high frequency data, Tokyo Stock Exchange
2005-03 999 KB
2005-E-2 Sachiko Kuroda, Isamu Yamamoto Wage Fluctuations in Japan after the Bursting of the Bubble Economy: Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity, Payroll, and the Unemployment Rate
/Downward nominal wage rigidity, Inflation rate, Unemployment rate, Labor productivity, Phillips curve, Monetary policy
2005-03 342 KB
2005-E-1 Hiroshi Fujiki, Masayuki Nakakuki Asymmetric Shocks and Regional Risk Sharing: Evidence from Japan
/regional shocks, risk sharing.
2005-01 234 KB


No.Author(s)Title/KeywordsDateFull Text (PDF)
2004-E-23 Kenshi Taketa A Large Speculator in Contagious Currency Crises:
A Single "George Soros" Makes Countries More Vulnerable to Crises, but Mitigates Contagion

/Contagion; Currency Crises; Global Game
2004-12 305 KB
2004-E-22 Kenshi Taketa Contagion of Currency Crises across Unrelated Countries
/Contagion; Currency Crises; Global Game.
2004-12 246 KB
2004-E-21 Yasushi Iwamoto Monetary and Fiscal Policy to Escape from a Deflationary Trap
/Monetary policy, zero bound on interest rates, liquidity trap, deflationary trap, non-Ricardian fiscal policy regime.
2004-10 386 KB
2004-E-20 William R. Easterly Globalization, Inequality and Development: The Big Picture
/Globalization, Trade, Capital flows, Migration, Education, Development.
2004-10 235 KB
2004-E-19 Kunio Okina, Shigenori Shiratsuka Asset Price Fluctuations, Structural Adjustments,
and Sustained Economic Growth:
Lessons from Japan's Experience since the Late 1980s

/Asset price bubble, Relative price changes, Structural adjustments, Productivity growth
2004-09 259 KB
2004-E-18 Bennett T. McCallum Long-Run Monetary Neutrality and Contemporary Policy Analysis
/Superneutrality, Natural-rate hypothesis, Quantity theory of money, Cointegration
2004-08 168 KB
2004-E-17 Franklin Allen, Hiroko Oura Sustained Economic Growth and the Financial System
/Growth, Crises, Bubbles, Contagion, Financial fragility
2004-08 251 KB
2004-E-16 Assaf Razin, Efraim Sadka Privatizing Social Security: A Political-Economy Approach
/Dependency ratio, Median voter, Privatization, Individual saving accounts
2004-08 170 KB
2004-E-15 Vincent R. Reinhart Securing the Peace after a Truce in the War on Inflation
/Monetary policy, Zero bound, Equilibrium interest rate
2004-08 477 KB
2004-E-14 Maurice Obstfeld

Globalization, Macroeconomic Performance,
and the Exchange Rates of Emerging Economies

/Developing Countries, Emerging Markets, Convergence, Macroeconomic Volatility, Exchange-rate Regimes, Institutions, Dollarization, Original Sin.
2004-08 466 KB
2004-E-13 Hiroyuki Oi, Shigenori Shiratsuka, Toyoichiro Shirota On Long-Run Monetary Neutrality in Japan
/Long-run monetary neutrality, Long-term time-series data, Structural changes, Unit root tests, Bivariate structural VAR
2004-08 503 KB
2004-E-12 Hiroshi Fujiki, Kiyoshi Watanabe Japanese Demand for M1 and Demand Deposits:
Cross-Sectional and Time-Series Evidence from Japan

/Zero interest rate policy, Demand for money
2004-08 347 KB
2004-E-11 Ulrike Schaede

The "Middle Risk Gap" and Financial System Reform: Small Firm Financing in Japan
/Middle market, Interest rates, Japan, small firm financing, government lending, securitization, banking reform.
2004-07 254 KB
2004-E-10 Takuji Kawamoto Technology Shocks and the Role of Monetary Policy in the Beauty Contest Monetarist Model
/Technology Shocks; Imperfect Common Knowledge; Employment; Inflation; and Monetary Policy
2004-07 391 KB
2004-E-9 Ryoji KOIKE Japan's Foreign Direct Investment and Structural Changes in Japan and East Asia Trade
/Foreign direct investment (FDI), gravity equation, trade structure, vertical specialization, horizontal specialization, fragmentation
2004-06 353 KB
2004-E-8 Yukinobu Kitamura Information Contents of Inflation Indexed Bond Prices: Evaluation of U.S. Treasury Inflation-Protection Securities
/Inflation Indexed Bond; Expected Inflation Rate; Real Yield
2004-06 394 KB
2004-E-7 Hiroshi Fujiki, Kunio Okina, Shigenori Shiratsuka Comments on "Price Stability and Japanese Monetary Policy"
/quantitative easing, deflation
2004-06 503 KB
2004-E-6 Robert L. Hetzel Price Stability and Japanese Monetary Policy
/Quantity theory view, liquidity view, quantitative easing, expectation, price stability, Japanese monetary policy
2004-06 584 KB
2004-E-5 Takuji Kawamoto What Do the Purified Solow Residuals Tell Us about Japan's Lost Decade?
/Productivity; Technology; Purified Solow Residual; and Japan
2004-04 317 KB
2004-E-4 Masayuki NAKAKUKI, Akira OTANI, Shigenori SHIRATSUKA Distortions in Factor Markets and Structural Adjustments in the Economy
/Structural Problems; Heckscher-Ohlin Model; Specific Factor Model; Production Possibility Frontier; and Total Factor Productivity (TFP)
2004-03 293 KB
2004-E-3 Daniel L. Thornton Testing the Expectations Hypothesis: Some New Evidence for Japan
/Expectations hypothesis, Nonstationarity, Vector autoregression, Lagrange multiplier test
2004-02 149 KB
2004-E-2 Jun Nagayasu The Term Structure of Interest Rates and Monetary Policy During a Zero-Interest-Rate Period
/Monetary policy; Zero interest rates
2004-01 173 KB
2004-E-1 Andrew K. Rose Equity Integration in Japan: An Application of a New Method
/Risk-free, Intertemporal, Asset, Financial, Market, Expected, Price, Stock, Tokyo
2004-01 120 KB


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2003-E-15 Shigenori Shiratsuka Asset Price Bubble in Japan in the 1980s: Lessons for Financial and Macroeconomic Stability
/Asset price bubble; Financial stability; Macroeconomic stability, Sustainability
2003-12 263 KB
2003-E-14 Jaebeom Kim, Masao Ogaki Purchasing Power Parity for Traded and Non-traded Goods: A Structural Error Correction Model Approach
/Structural Error Correction Model (SECM); Purchasing Power Parity; Real Exchange Rate; Half-life, Convergence Rate
2003-12 312 KB
2003-E-13 Hiroyuki OI, Akira OTANI, Toyoichirou SHIROTA The Choice of Invoice Currency in International Trade: Implications for the Internationalization of the Yen
/Invoice currency, LCP (local currency pricing), PCP (producer's currency pricing), internationalization of the yen, new open-economy macroeconomics, currency-basket regime
2003-10 360 KB
2003-E-12 Sachiko KURODA, Isamu YAMAMOTO The Impact of Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity on the Unemployment Rate: Quantitative Evidence from Japan
/Downward nominal wage rigidity; Unemployment rate; Inflation rate; Monetary policy; General equilibrium model with downward nominal wage rigidity
2003-10 434 KB
2003-E-11 Ryo KATO, Shin-Ichi NISHIYAMA Optimal Monetary Policy When Interest Rates are Bounded at Zero
/Deflation, Liquidity trap, Pre-emptive monetary policy, Zero bound
2003-10 459 KB
2003-E-10 Eisaku IDE Policy Debates on Public Finance between the Ministry of Finance and the Bank of Japan from 1930 to 1936
/the direct underwriting of deficit-financing bonds by the BOJ (BOJ underwriting); The Joint Research Committee; currency system; market operation by selling government bonds; continuing expenditure; deferred fiscal burden
2003-08 179 KB
2003-E-9 Keiko MURATA Precautionary Savings and Income Uncertainty: Evidence from Japanese Micro Data
/Precautionary savings; Uncertainty; Income risks; Uncertainty over public-pension benefits; Risk-sharing; Individual data; Longitudinal data
2003-07 327 KB
2003-E-8 Shin-Ichi NISHIYAMA Inflation Target as a Buffer against Liquidity Trap
/Deflation; Inflation Target; Liquidity Trap; Zero-Bound
2003-07 470 KB
2003-E-7 Tatsuya Ishikawa, Yasuhiro Yamai, Akira Ieda On the Risk Capital Framework of Financial Institutions
/Risk capital, risk management, capital structure, capital budgeting, risk-adjusted rate of return, capital allocation, deadweight cost.
2003-07 146 KB
2003-E-6 David Andolfatto Monetary Implications of the Hayashi-Prescott Hypothesis for Japan
/Productivity Slowdown; Money Multiplier; Monetary Policy; Liquidity Trap
2003-07 240 KB
2003-E-5 Kunio OKINA, Shigenori SHIRATSUKA Policy Commitment and Expectation Formations: Japan's Experience under Zero Interest Rates
/Zero Interest Rate Policy; Quantitative Monetary Easing; Policy Duration Effects; Policy Commitment
2003-06 888 KB
2003-E-4 Sachiko KURODA, Isamu YAMAMOTO Are Japanese Nominal Wages Downwardly Rigid? (Part II): Examinations using a Friction Model
/Downward nominal wage rigidity; Inflation rate; Monetary policy; Longitudinal data; Measurement errors; Friction model; Simulated maximum likelihood
2003-06 512 KB
2003-E-3 Sachiko KURODA, Isamu YAMAMOTO Are Japanese Nominal Wages Downwardly Rigid? (Part I): Examinations of Nominal Wage Change Distributions
/Downward nominal wage rigidity; Inflation rate; Monetary policy; Longitudinal data; Nominal wage change distributions
2003-06 369 KB
2003-E-2 Makoto Saito, Shigenori Shiratsuka Precautionary Motives versus Waiting Options: Evidence from Aggregate Household Saving in Japan
/Precautionary savings, Waiting options, Flexibility, Risks, The resolution of uncertainty
2003-06 291 KB
2003-E-1 Akira Otani, Shigenori Shiratsuka, Toyoichiro Shirota The Decline in the Exchange Rate Pass-Through: Evidence from Japanese Import Prices
/Exchange rate pass-through, Pricing-to-market, Import structure, Expenditure-switching effect, Firms' sourcing decision
2003-05 304 KB


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2002-E-22 Takeshi Kimura, Hiroshi Kobayashi, Jun Muranaga, Hiroshi Ugai The Effect of the Increase in Monetary Base on Japan's Economy at Zero Interest Rates : An Empirical Analysis
/Monetary Policy, Quantitative Easing, Bayesian VAR, Satiation Level of Money Demand
2002-12 526 KB
2002-E-21 Shinichi NISHIYAMA The Cross-Euler Equation Approach to Intertemporal Substitution in Import Demand
/Euler Equation, Intertemporal Substitution, Import Demand, Cointegration
2002-11 393 KB
2002-E-20 Tomiyuki Kitamura, Ryoji Koike The Effectiveness of Forecasting Methods Using Multiple Information Variables
/Information variable, multivariate forecast, out-of-sample forecast, forecast combination
2002-11 689 KB
2002-E-19 Masahiro Fukuhara, Yasufumi Saruwatari An Analysis of Contagion in Emerging Currency Markets Using Multivariate Extreme Value Theory
/Contagion, Multivariate Extreme Value Theory, Currency, Survey, Graph
2002-11 1,477 KB
2002-E-18 Vittorio Corbo Exchange Rate Regimes in the Americas: Is Dollarization the Solution?
/Exchange Rate Systems, Inflation Targeting, Dollarization
2002-10 182 KB
/East Asian currency crisis, exchange rate arrangements, two-corner solution approach, fear of floating, currency basket system
2002-09 264 KB
2002-E-16 Juergen von Hagen, Matthias Brueckner Monetary and Fiscal Policy in the European Monetary Union
/European Monetary Union, monetary policy, fiscal policy, Stability Pact
2002-09 241 KB
2002-E-15 Kyungho Jang, Masao Ogaki The Effects of Japanese Monetary Policy Shocks on Exchange Rates: A Structural Vector Error Correction Model Approach
/Vector Error Correction Model, Impulse Response, Monetary Policy Shock, Cointegration, Identification, Long Run Restriction
2002-09 557 KB
2002-E-14 Toshiaki WATANABE Measuring Business Cycle Turning Points in Japan with a Dynamic Markov Switching Factor Model
/Business cycles, Factor model, Gibbs sampling, Marginal Likelihood, Markov switching, Particle filter
2002-09 274 KB
2002-E-13 Ronald McKinnon, Gunther Schnabl Synchronized Business Cycles in East Asia: Fluctuations in the Yen/Dollar Exchange Rate and China's Stabilizing Role
/exchange rates, business cycles, East Asian dollar standard
2002-08 835 KB
2002-E-12 Maurice Obstfeld Exchange Rates and Adjustment: Perspectives from the New Open Economy Macroeconomics
/Exchange rate policy, international adjustment,expenditure-switching effects, elasticity pessimism, international competitiveness.
2002-08 389 KB
2002-E-11 Allan H. Meltzer New International Financial Arrangements
/Price and Exchange Rate Stability, Role of the IMF, Debt Resolution, Collective Action Clause
2002-08 52 KB
2002-E-10 Takashi NANJO Developments in Land Prices and Bank Lending in Interwar Japan: Effects of the Real Estate Finance Problem on the Banking Industry
/Interwar economy, Financial crisis, Showa Depression, Aset prices, Stability of the financial system
2002-08 191 KB
2002-E-9 Rishi Goyal, Ronald McKinnon Japan's Negative Risk Premium in Interest Rates: The Liquidity Trap and Fall in Bank Lending 2002-07 455 KB
2002-E-8 Mariko HATASE Devaluation and Exports in Interwar Japan: The Effects of Sharp Depreciation of the Yen in the Early 1930s
/exchange rate, export, gold embargo, interwar economy
2002-07 250 KB
2002-E-7 Masato SHIZUME Economic Developments and Monetary Policy Responses in Interwar Japan: Evaluation Based on the Taylor Rule
/monetary policy, monetary regime, gold standard system, interwar economy, Taylor Rule
2002-07 354 KB
2002-E-6 Sachiko Kuroda NAKADA Analysis of Changes in Japan's Unemployment Rate using Gross Flow Data
/unemployment rate, flow data analysis, discouraged worker effect, added worker effect, price-level projections using Phillips curve
2002-06 305 KB
2002-E-5 Akira Otani Pricing-to-Market (PTM) and the International Transmission Effect of Monetary Policy: The 'New Open-Economy Macroeconomics' Approach
/New open economy macroeconomics, PPP (purchasing power parity), PTM (pricing-to-market), Monetary policy, Beggar-thy-neighbor effect
2002-05 269 KB
2002-E-4 Hiroshi FUJIKI, Akira OTANI Do Currency Regimes Matter in the 21st Century? An Overview
/Bipolar view, the euro, Dollarization, regional currency area
2002-05 193 KB
2002-E-3 Masaaki SHIRAKAWA One Year Under 'Quantitative Easing'
/Quantitative Easing; Transmission Mechanism; Zero Interest Rate Boundary
2002-04 423 KB
2002-E-2 Yasuhiro YAMAI, Toshinao YOSHIBA Comparative Analyses of Expected Shortfall and Value-at-Risk (3): their validity under market stress
/Value-at-Risk, expected shortfall, market stress, tail risk, multivariate extreme value theory, tail dependence
2002-04 519 KB
2002-E-1 Naohiko BABA, Takamasa HISADA Japan's Financial System: Its Perspective and the Authorities' Roles in Redesigning and Administering the System
/Japan's financial system, Main bank system, IT innovation, Financial deregulation, Bank supervision, Public finance, Corporate governance
2002-02 316 KB


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2001-E-21 Makoto Saito, Shigenori Shiratsuka, Tsutomu Watanabe, Noriyuki Yanagawa Liquidity Demand and Asset Pricing: Evidence from the Periodic Settlement in Japan
/Liquidity-based asset pricing model; Periodic settlement; Term structure of interest rates
2001-12 396 KB
2001-E-20 Mark M. Spiegel The Disposition of Failed Japanese Bank Assets: Lessons from the U.S. Savings and Loan Crisis.
/Banks; Failures; Asset disposition
2001-12 241 KB
2001-E-19 Hiroshi Fujiki, Cheng Hsiao, Yan Shen Is There a Stable Money Demand Function Under the Low Interest Rate Policy? --A Panel Data Analysis
/Money demand; Interest rate; Panel data; Prefecture data
2001-12 213 KB
2001-E-18 Masashi UNE The Security Evaluation of Time Stamping Schemes: The Present Situation and Studies
/time stamping, security evaluation
2001-12 226 KB
2001-E-17 Toshiaki WATANABE, Manabu ASAI Stochastic Volatility Models with Heavy-Tailed Distributions: A Bayesian Analysis
/Bayes factor, Generalized error distribution, Marginal Likelihood, Markov-chain Monte Carlo, Multimove sampler, Student-t distribution
2001-11 1,089 KB
2001-E-16 Kunio Okina, Shigenori Shiratsuka Asset Price Bubbles, Price Stability, and Monetary Policy: Japan's Experience
/Monetary policy; Asset price bubble; Price stability; Financial stability
2001-10 599 KB
2001-E-15 Howard J. Wall Has Japan Been Left Out in the Cold by Regional Integration?
/Regional Integration; Japanese Trade; Gravity Model
2001-08 107 KB
2001-E-14 Toshinao YOSHIBA, Yasuhiro YAMAI Comparative Analyses of Expected Shortfall and Value-at-Risk (2): expected utility maximization and tail risk
/expected shortfall, Value-at-Risk, tail risk, stochastic dominance, expected utility maximization
2001-08 185 KB
2001-E-13 Hiroshi Fujiki Money demand near zero interest rate: Evidence from regional data
/Zero interest rate policy; Demand for Money
2001-08 172 KB
2001-E-12 Yasuhiro YAMAI, Toshinao YOSHIBA Comparative Analyses of Expected Shortfall and VaR: their estimation error, decomposition, and optimization
/expected shortfall, value at risk, optimization
2001-07 423 KB
2001-E-11 Naohiko Baba Optimal Timing in Banks' Write-off Decisions under the Possible Implementation of a Subsidy Scheme: A Real Options Approach
/Write-off, Non-Performing Loans, Dynamic Programming, Real Options, Reputation, Forbearance Policy
2001-07 238 KB
2001-E-10 Hiroshi Fujiki, Shigenori Shiratsuka Policy Duration Effect under the Zero Interest Rate Policy in 1999-2000: Evidence from Japan's Money Market Data
/Zero interest rate policy; Policy duration effect; Liquidity constraint; Forward interest rates.
2001-06 467 KB
2001-E-9 Hitoshi MIO Identifying Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply Components of Inflation Rate: A Structural VAR Analysis for Japan
/Aggregate demand and aggregate supply shocks; Decomposition of inflation rate; Identification of structural VAR
2001-06 252 KB
2001-E-8 Kotaro TSURU The choice of lending patterns by Japanese banks during the 1980s and 1990s: The causes and consequences of a real estate lending boom
/Real estate lending; Financial liberalization; Land price inflation; Non-performing loans; Soft-budget-constraints; Credit crunch
2001-06 218 KB
2001-E-7 Kotaro TSURU Should banks choose collateral or non-collateral lending? : The impact of project's risk, bank's monitoring efficiency and land price inflation
/Bank lending; Collateral; Bank monitoring; Land price inflation; Soft-budget-constraints; Credit crunch
2001-06 278 KB
2001-E-6 John A. Weinberg The Pricing of Interbank Payment Services in a Changing Competitive Environment
/interbank payments, interconnection pricing
2001-05 82 KB
2001-E-5 Takeshi AMEMIYA Endogenous Sampling in Duration Models
/Duration Models; Endogenous Sampling; Bank Failure; Loan Default; Insolvency; Maximum Likelihood Estimator; Asymptotic Distribution
2001-03 184 KB
2001-E-4 Yasuhiro YAMAI, Toshinao YOSHIBA On the Validity of Value-at-Risk: Comparative Analyses with Expected Shortfall
/Value-at-risk, Expected shortfall, Tail risk, Sub-additivity
2001-03 441 KB
2001-E-3 Technological Innovation and Banking IndustryMonetary Policy -Forum on the Development of Electronic Payment Technologies and Its Implications for Monetary Policy: Report 2001-02 826 KB
/Credit cards, debit cards, internet payments, E-commerce
2001-02 299 KB
2001-E-1 Shigenori Shiratsuka Information Content of Implied Probability Distributions: Empirical Studies on Japanese Stock Price Index Options
/Information content of option prices, Implied probability distribution, SUR estimation, Autocorrelation, Granger causality.
2001-01 709 KB


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2000-E-34 Shigenori Shiratsuka Asset Prices, Financial Stability, and Monetary Policy: Based on Japan's Experience of the Asset Price Bubble
/Asset price bubble; Sustainable price stability; Stability of financial system; Monetary policy; Prudential policy
2000-11 238 KB
2000-E-33 Hitoshi MIO The Phillips Curve and Underlying Inflation
/underlying inflation, trimmed mean CPI, price change distribution, temporary relative price shock
2000-10 208 KB
2000-E-32 Shigenori Shiratsuka Is There a Desirable Rate of Inflation? A Theoretical and Empirical Survey
/Ultimate Objective of Monetary Policy; Welfare Costs of Inflation and Deflation; Measured Price Stability; Sustainable Price Stability; Constrained discretion
2000-10 352 KB
2000-E-31 Tokiko Shimizu, Shigenori Shiratsuka The Credit Risk of Japanese Banks during the Bubble Period: A Pilot Study of Macro Stress Simulation
/Credit Risk, Extended Value at Risk, Macro Stress Simulation, Asset Price Bubble, Macro Prudential Policy
2000-10 88 KB
2000-E-30 Thomas F. Cargill Monetary Policy, Deflation, and Economic History: Lessons for the Bank of Japan
/Bank of Japan; central bank independence; deflation; Federal Reserve; Great Depression period; inflation; inflation targeting; Riksbank
2000-09 107 KB
2000-E-29 Douglas W. Diamond Should Japanese Banks Be Recapitalized?
/Bank capital; Recapitalization; Relationship lending; Banking; Bank failure
2000-09 80 KB
2000-E-28 Makoto Saito, Shigenori Shiratsuka Financial Crises as the Failure of Arbitrage: Implications for Monetary Policy
/Financial market instability; Japan premium; Allocation of liquidity; Failure of arbitrage; Money market operation
2000-09 756 KB
2000-E-27 Marvin Goodfriend Financial Stability, Deflation, and Monetary Policy
/banking policy, deflation, financial distress, financial stability, liquidity, monetary policy, zero bound on interest rates
2000-09 128 KB
2000-E-26 John B. Taylor Low Inflation, Deflation, and Policies for Future Price Stability
/Monetary policy; Inflation; Policy rule; Money growth; Zero interest rate policy
2000-09 128 KB
2000-E-25 Allan H. Meltzer Monetary Transmission at Low Inflation: Some Clues from Japan in the 1990s 2000-09 144 KB
2000-E-24 Nobuyuki Oda, Kunio Okina Further Monetary Easing Policies under the Non-negativity Constraints of Nominal Interest Rates: Summary of the Discussion Based on Japan's Experience
/Monetary policy; Zero interest rate; Long-term interest rate; Market operation of outright purchase of long-term government bonds; Foreign exchange market intervention; Inflation targeting
2000-09 262 KB
2000-E-23 Lars E.O. Svensson The Zero Bound in an Open Economy:A Foolproof Way of Escaping from a Liquidity Trap
/Deflation, liquidity trap, nominal interest rates
2000-08 361 KB
2000-E-22 Toshiaki Tachibanaki, Hiroshi Fujiki, Sachiko Kuroda Nakada Structural Issues in the Japanese Labor Market -An era of variety, equity and efficiency or an era of bipolarization?-
/part-time worker, discouraged worker, Japanese employment system, unemployment
2000-08 454 KB
2000-E-21 Shigeki Miyajima, Warren E. Weber A Comparison of National Banks in Japan and the United States between 1872 and 1885
/national banking, banking history, bank regulation
2000-08 423 KB
2000-E-20 Naohiko Baba Uncertainty, Monitoring Costs, and Private Banks' Lending Decisions in a Duopolistic Loan Market: A Game-theoretic Real Options Approach
/Bank Lending, Uncertainty, Entry Decision, Monitoring Costs, Duopolistic Market, Real Options, Stochastic Game
2000-08 589 KB
/Foreign Exchange, Japan's Liquidity Trap, Trade Disputes
2000-08 194 KB
2000-E-18 Naohiko Baba Exploring the Role of Money in Asset Pricing in Japan: Does Monetary Consideration Significantly Improve the Empirical Performance of C-CAPM?
/Asset Pricing; CAPM; Money-in-the-Utility; Cash-in-Advance; Habit Formation; Volatility Bound; Market Frictions
2000-07 496 KB
2000-E-17 James Dow What is Systemic Risk? Moral hazard, initial shocks and propagation 2000-06 111 KB
2000-E-16 Hiroshi FUJIKI Budget Deficits and Inflation: A Theoretical and Empirical Survey
/hyperinflation, sustainability of government debt, budget institution, central bank independence, zero interest rate policy, structural reform
2000-06 367 KB
2000-E-15 Toshiyasu KATO, Toshinao YOSHIBA Model Risk and Its Control
/Model Risk, Pricing Model, Risk Measurement Model, Risk Management Systems, Reserves, Scenario Analysis, Position Limits.
2000-06 259 KB
2000-E-14 Yoshifumi HISATA, Yasuhiro YAMAI Research Toward the Practical Application of Liquidity Risk Evaluation Methods
/Liquidity risk; Value at risk; Market risk; Market impact; Optimal execution strategy; Optimal holding period
2000-06 281 KB
2000-E-13 Naruki Mori, Shigenori Shiratsuka, Hiroo Taguchi Policy Responses to the Post-bubble Adjustments in Japan: A Tentative Review
/Monetary Policy; Prudential Policy; Bursting of Bubble; Non-Performing Assets; Credit Channel; Management of Failure in Financial Institutions; Structural Problems
2000-05 409 KB
2000-E-12 Kunio Okina, Masaaki Shirakawa, Shigenori Shiratsuka The Asset Price Bubble and Monetary Policy: Japan's Experience in the Late 1980s and the Lessons
/Asset prices, bubble, intensified bullish expectations, monetary policy, sustained price stability, financial stability, forward-looking monetary policy
2000-05 551 KB
2000-E-11 Hiroshi Fujiki, Kunio Okina, Shigenori Shiratsuka Monetary Policy under Zero Interest Rate ---Viewpoints of Central Bank Economists ---
/Zero Interest Rate Policy; Quantitative Easing; Open Market Operation of Outright Purchase of Long-Term Government Bonds; Dispelling Deflationary Concern; Styles of Monetary Policy Management
2000-05 299 KB
2000-E-10 Akira IEDA, Kohei MARUMO, Toshinao YOSHIBA A Simplified Method for Calculating the Credit Risk of Lending Portfolios
/Credit Risk, Lending Portfolio, Monte Carlo Simulation, Credit ConcentrationDiversification, Correlation between Default Events
2000-05 190 KB
2000-E-9 Frank Packer Credit Ratings and the Japanese Corporate Bond Market
/credit ratings, credit risk, bond spreads, keiretsu
2000-05 92 KB
2000-E-8 Jon Danielsson, Yuji Morimoto Forecasting Extreme Financial Risk: A Critical Analysis of Practical Methods for the Japanese Market
/risk; regulation; extreme value theory; volatility; value-at-risk
2000-04 178 KB
2000-E-7 Takeo Hoshi What Happened to Japanese Banks?
/financial deregulation, bad loans, real estate lending, keiretsu loans
2000-03 282 KB
2000-E-6 Forum on the Development of Electronic Payment Technologies and Its Implications for Monetary policy: Interim Report 2000-02 213 KB
2000-E-5 Naohiko Baba Testing the Ex Ante Relationship between Asset and Investment Returns in Japan: An Application of the P-CAPM to the Japanese Asset Returns
/Asset Pricing; P-CAPM; GMM; Equity Premium Puzzle; Risk-free Rate Puzzle; Volatility Bound Test; q Theory of Investment
2000-02 429 KB
2000-E-4 Naohiko Baba A Reexamination of Ex Ante Pricing of Currency Risk in the Japanese Stock Market: A Pricing Kernel Approach
/Currency Risk; Asset Pricing; Volatility Bound Test; GMM; Stochastic Discount Factor; Arbitrage Pricing Theory
2000-02 699 KB
2000-E-3 Nobuyuki ODA, Tokiko SHIMIZU Prospects for Prudential Policy: Toward Achieving an Efficient and Stable Banking System
/Prudential policy; Market discipline; Lender of last resort; Deposit insurance; Capital adequacy rule; Systemic risk
2000-02 98 KB
2000-E-2 Naohiko Baba A Note on Hedging Incentives for Managers: An Application of the Principal-Agent Framework to Risk Management
/Risk management; Hedging incentive; Informational Asymmetry; Currency risk exposure; Principal-agent framework
2000-01 273 KB
2000-E-1 Naohiko Baba, Kyoji Fukao Currency Risk Exposure of Japanese Firms with Overseas Production Bases: Theory and Evidence
/Currency risk exposure; q theory of investment; Irreversibility; Panel data; Measurement errors; Endogeneity
2000-01 451 KB


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1999-E-28 Comments: Ronald I. Mckinnon, Allan H. Meltzer
Rejoinder: Kunio Okina
Monetary Policy Under Zero Inflation -A Response to Criticisms and Questions Regarding Monetary Policy- Comments and Rejoinder
/Monetary Policy, Zero Interest Rates, Long-term Interest Rates, Inflation Targeting, Outright Purchase of Government Bonds, Quantitative Easing, Excess Reserves, Base Monetary, Balance Sheet Problem, Liquidity Trap
1999-10 68 KB
1999-E-27 Robert J. Gordon The Boskin Commission Report and its Aftermath
/inflation, price measurement, quality change, new products
1999-09 146 KB
1999-E-26 Raj Bhala International Dimensions of Japanese Insolvency Law: A Contextual Approach
/Japanese insolvency law, international insolvency law, bank insolvencies
1999-09 331 KB
1999-E-25 William Roberds The Incentive Effects of Settlement Systems: A Comparison of Gross Settlement, Net Settlement, and Gross Settlement with Queuing
/Settlement, payment, queuing
1999-09 110 KB
1999-E-24 Masahiro Higo, Sachiko Nakada(Kuroda) What Determines the Relation between Output Gap and Inflation? - An International Comparison of Inflation Expectations and Staggered Wage Adjustment -
/Phillips Curve, NAIRU, Expected Inflation Rate, Price Adjustment, Output Gap, Inflation, Monetary Policy
1999-09 181 KB
1999-E-23 Shigenori Shiratsuka Measurement Errors in Japanese Consumer Price Index
/Consumer Price Index, Measurement Errors, Cost of Living Index, Quality Changes, Boskin Report
1999-09 223 KB
1999-E-22 Masahiro Higo What Can Inflation Expectations and Core Inflation Tell Us About Monetary Policy in Japan ?
/Asset Price, Business Cycle, Inflation Expectation, Inflation Targeting, Monetary Policy, Real Interest Rate, Trimmed Mean CPI
1999-08 142 KB
1999-E-21 Shigenori Shiratsuka Asset Price Fluctuation and Price Indices
/Asset Price, Intertemporal cost of living index, Dynamic equilibrium price index, Monetary policy, Information variable
1999-07 162 KB
1999-E-20 Kunio Okina Monetary Policy Under Zero Inflation -A Response to Criticisms and Questions Regarding Monetary Policy-
/Monetary Policy, Zero Interest Rates, Long-term Interest Rates, Inflation Targeting, Outright Purchase of Government Bonds, Quantitative Easing, Excess Reserves, Base Money, Balance Sheet Problem, Liquidity Trap
1999-07 154 KB
1999-E-19 Shuji Kobayakawa, Hisashi Nakamura A Theoretical Analysis of Narrow Banking Proposals
/bank run, narrow banks
1999-06 79 KB
1999-E-18 Patricia Hagan Kuwayama Postal banking in the United States and Japan: a comparative analysis
/U. S. postal savings, Japanese postal savings, deposit insurance, narrow bank
1999-06 155 KB
1999-E-17 Tatsuya Yonetani, Nobuyuki Oda Usefulness of Market Information and Accounting Information from the Perspective of Bank Supervisory Policy: An Empirical Study of Japanese Banks
/Market information, Accounting information, Option pricing theory, Bank performance predicting
1999-06 129 KB
1999-E-16 Jun Muranaga Dynamics of Market Liquidity of Japanese Stocks: An Analysis of Tick-by-tick Data of the Tokyo Stock Exchange 1999-05 255 KB
1999-E-15 Jun Muranaga, Tokiko Shimizu Expectations and Market Microstructure when Liquidity Is Lost 1999-05 369 KB
1999-E-14 Jun Muranaga, Tokiko Shimizu Market Microstructure and Market Liquidity 1999-05 190 KB
1999-E-13 James H. Stock Monetary Policy in a Changing Economy: Indicators, Rules, and the Shift Towards Intangible Output
/Knowledge-based economy, Time varying NAIRU, Taylor rule
1999-05 1,448 KB
1999-E-12 Robert J. Gordon Monetary Policy in the Age of Information Technology
/Information Technology, Multifactor Productivity, NAIRU, Solow Paradox
1999-05 140 KB
/Neoclassical growth theory, Investment and Productivity, Human capital, Intellectual capital, R&D, Sources of economic growth
1999-05 163 KB
1999-E-10 Masahiro Kuroda, Koji Nomura An Explanation of The Productivity Paradox: TFP Spillover through Capital Accumulation
/Solow Paradox, Total Factor Productivity, Measurement Error, Spillover of Technology
1999-05 517 KB
1999-E-9 Hal R. Varian Markets for Information Goods
/Information good, Experience good, Returns to scale, Previewing and browsing, Excludability, Intellectual property
1999-05 161 KB
1999-E-8 Curtis J. Milhaupt Japan's Experience with Deposit Insurance and Failing Banks: Implications for Financial Regulatory Design?
/Deposit Insurance, Bank Failure
1999-03 142 KB
1999-E-7 Milton H. Marquis The Joint and Several Effects of Liquidity Constraints, Financing Constraints, and Financial Intermediation on the Welfare Cost of Inflation
/inflation taxes, financing constraints, financial intermediation
1999-02 280 KB
1999-E-6 Hiroshi Fujiki, Edward. J. Green, Akira Yamakzaki Sharing the Risk of Settlement Failure: Synopsis
/settlement system, risk sharing, private information, mechanism design, core
1999-02 194 KB
1999-E-5 Hitoshi Mio, Masahiro Higo Underlying Inflation and the Distribution of Price Changes Evidence from the Japanese Trimmed Mean CPI
/underlying inflation, trimmed mean CPI, price change distribution, temporary relative price shock
1999-02 307 KB
1999-E-4 Michael F. Bryan, Stephen G. Cecchetti The Monthly Measurement of Core Inflation in Japan
/Inflation Measurement, Core Inflation, Trimmed Means, Median
1999-02 384 KB
1999-E-3 Tokiko Shimizu, Takashi Ui Contagious Expectations and Malfunctions of Markets: Some Lessons from Japanese Financial Institution Failures in 1997 1999-01 257 KB
1999-E-2 Jun Muranaga, Tokiko Shimizu Effect of Trading Halt System on Market Functioning: Simulation Analysis of Market Behavior with Artificial Shutdown
/Artificial market model, Feedback mechanism, Market crash, Trading halt system
1999-01 1,691 KB
1999-E-1 Yukinobu Kitamura, Shuji Kobayakawa Risk Accumulation, Contagion and The Rules for Bank Failure
/contagion, random walk, arc-sine theorem, closure rule, capital injection
1999-01 234 KB


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1998-E-18 Kiyohiko G. Nishimura, Toshiaki Watanabe, Kentaro Iwatsubo Effects of the Developments of Knowledge-based Economy on Asset Price Movements: Theory and Evidence in the Japanese Stock Market
/Asymmetry of Information, Market Microstructure, Heterogeneous Expectation, Excess Sensitivity
1998-12 328 KB
1998-E-17 Marvin H. Kosters Wage and Job Trends in the U.S. Labor Market: An Assessment
/Wage Inequality, Skill Premium, Job Security, Skill Intensive Economy
1998-12 132 KB
1998-E-16 Charles I. Jones The Japanese Economy in a World of Knowledge-Based Growth
/Human Capital, Increasing Returns to Scale, Externalities, R&D
1998-12 149 KB
1998-E-15 W. E. Diewert, Kevin J. Fox The Productivity Paradox and Mismeasurement of Economic Activity
/Productivity Paradox, Measurement Error, Quality Adjustment, Service Sector Output
1998-12 421 KB
1998-E-14 Satoshi Daigo, Tatsuya Yonetani, Kohei Marumo Banks Recapitalization Policies in Japan and their Impact on the Market ---A study of the impact of emergency measures in the latter half of FY 1997 on stock prices
/BIS capital adequacy ratio, "lower of cost or market method", cost method, capital injection
1998-12 145 KB
1998-E-13 Tsutomu Saitou, Teruhiko Takahashi, Yuichi Nishikawa Chemical Study of the Medieval Japanese Mochu-sen (Bronze Coins)
/Mochu-sen coins, Shima-sen coins, Iutsushi-sen coins, Kajiki coins, Kanode Gen'yu coins, Dimension and Weight Measeurements, Lead Isotope Analysis
1998-11 351 KB
1998-E-12 Makoto Saito Dynamic Allocation and Pricing in Incomplete Markets: A Survey
/imcomplete markets, asset pricing
1998-11 413 KB
1998-E-11 Nobuyuki Oda Estimating Fair Premium Rates for Deposit Insurance Using Option Pricing Theory--An Empirical Study on Japanese Banks--
/Deposit insurance, variable deposit insurance rates, option pricing theory, stock price, credit risk, bankruptcy forecasting, forbearance
1998-10 302 KB
1998-E-10 Fuminobu Ohtake, Nobuyuki Oda, Toshinao Yoshiba Market Price Analysis and Risk Management for Convertible Bonds
/convertible bond, implied volatility, historical volatility, market risk, arbitrage, issuing conditions
1998-10 585 KB
1998-E-9 Akira Ieda, Toshikazu Ohba Risk Management for Equity Portfolios of Japanese Banks
/equity portfolio, loan, expected default probability, spread over Libor, equity price risk, credit risk, sensitivity
1998-10 405 KB
1998-E-8 Hisashi Nakamura, Shigenori Shiratsuka Extracting Market Expectations from Option Prices: Case Studies in Japanese Option Markets
/Option Prices, Implied Probability Distribution, Market expectations, Monetary Policy, Information Variables
1998-09 724 KB
1998-E-7 Tetsuya Inoue Impact of Information Technology And Implications for Monetary Policy (Background Paper for the Eighth International Conference)
/Information Technology, IT paradox, Mismeasurement in Economic Statistics, Network Externalities, Adjustment Cost, Relative Price, Policy Commitment
1998-08 590 KB
1998-E-6 Kjell Doksum, Ryozo Miura, Hiroaki Yamauchi On Financial Time Series Decompositions with Applications to Volatility
/Autoregressive fit, BDS statistic, Decomposition, Exchange rate, Financial time series, LOWESS, Volatility
1998-08 557 KB
1998-E-5 Masahiro Higo, Sachiko Nakada(Kuroda) How can we extract a fundamental trend from an economic time series?
/A Fundamental Trend, Time Series Analysis, X-12-ARIMA, DECOMP, HP Filter, Fourier Transformation, Beveridge and Nelson Decompositon
1998-06 904 KB
1998-E-4 Shuji Kobayakawa Designing Incentive Compatible Regurlation in Banking --Role of Penalty in the Precommitment Approach
/mechanism design, Precommitment Approach
1998-04 130 KB
1998-E-3 Tatsuya Yonetani, Yuko Katsuo(Asami) Fair Value Accounting and Regulatory Capital Requirements
/Investment securities, Fair value accounting, Regulatory capital, Earnings
1998-04 153 KB
1998-E-2 Alan J. Auerbach, Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Willi Leibfritz Generational Accounting Around the World
/aging, fiscal deficits, fiscal policy, generational accounting
1998-03 150 KB
1998-E-1 Noriyuki Takayama, Yukinobu Kitamura, Hiroshi Yoshida Generational Accouting in Japan
/aging, fiscal deficits, fiscal policy, generational accounting
1998-03 94 KB


No.Author(s)Title/KeywordsDateFull Text (PDF)
1997-E-11 Masaaki Shirakawa, Kunio Okina, Shigenori Shiratsuka Financial Market Grobalization: Present and Future
/Globalization, Central Bank, International Capital Mobility, Risk Diversification, Monetary Policy,Stability of Financial System
1997-12 301 KB
1997-E-10 Kenjiro Yamaguchi, Mari Ohnuki The Gold and Silver Wraps of the Edo Period - A Unique Form of Gold and Silver Coins -
/The Gold Wraps, The Silver Wraps, Goto Family, Joze Family, Gold Mint, Silver Mint, Money Changer
1997-11 57 KB
1997-E-9 Shigeru Yoshifuji The EaR Model and the Expanded VaR Model: An Application to Bond Portfolios
/earning-at-risk(EaR), value-at-risk(VaR), period profit and loss, cost method, market value method
1997-09 162 KB
1997-E-8 Atsuyuki Kogure A New Approach to the Estimation of Stochastic Differential Equations with an Application to the Japanese Interest Rates
/Call money rate data, Continuous time model, Discretely sample data, Generalized method of moments, Volatility
1997-09 190 KB
1997-E-7 Shigenori Shiratsuka Inflation Measures for Monetary Policy: Measuring Underlying Inflation Trend and Its Implication for Monetary Policy Implementation
/Monetary policy, Price Stability, Underlying inflation, Limited influence estimator, Skewed and fat-tailed distribution of individual price changes
1997-08 367 KB
1997-E-6 J. Mark Ramseyer Vertical Integration in Japan: Speculations from Tax Law and Civil Procedure
/Vertical Integration in Japan
1997-08 62 KB
1997-E-5 Koji Kusuda, Tsutomu Matsumoto A Strength Evaluation of the Data Encryption Standard
/brute force methods, DES, strength evaluation, short-cut methods, time-memory trade-off cryptanalysis
1997-08 1,642 KB
1997-E-4 Yasushi Nakayama, Hidemi Moribatake, Masayuki Abe, Eichiro Fujisaki An Electronic Money Scheme -- A Proposal for a New Electronic Money Scheme which is both Secure and Convenient
/electronic money, electronic cash, issuing institution, privacy, direct transferability between individuals, blind signature, tamper resistance
1997-06 62 KB
1997-E-3 Michael P. Dooley, Menzie D. Chinn Financial Repression and Capital Mobility: Why Capital Flows and Covered Interest Rate Differentials Fail to Measure Capital Market Integration 1997-03 2,389 KB
1997-E-2 Naohiko Baba Markup Pricing and Monetary Policy: A Reexamination of the Effectiveness of Monetary Policy Under Imperfect Competition 1997-02 2,940 KB
1997-E-1 Nobuyuki ODA, Jun MURANAGA A New Framework for Measuring the Credit Risk of a Prtfolio -"ExVaR" Model- 1997-02 3,281 KB


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1996-E-31 Carl E. Walsh Inflation and Central Bank Independence: Is Japan Really an Outlier? 1996-12 2,607 KB
1996-E-30 Yukinobu Kitamura Indexed Bonds and Monetary Policy: The Real Interest Rate and the Expected Rate of Inflation 1996-12 2,145 KB
1996-E-29 Susanne Lohmann Is Japan Special? Monetary Linkages and Price Stability 1996-11 1,476 KB
1996-E-28 Edward J. Green Money and Debt in the Structure of Payments 1996-11 1,993 KB
1996-E-27 Nobuyuki Oda A Note on the Estimation of Japanese Government Bond Yield Curves 1996-08 875 KB
1996-E-26 Michio Ueda, Isamu Taguchi, Tsutomu Saito Non-destructive Analysis of the Fineness of Kobans in the Yedo Period 1996-08 2,127 KB
1996-E-25 Morio Seno'o Yamada Hagaki and the History of Paper Currency in Japan 1996-08 1,956 KB
1996-E-24 Naoto Kunitomo, Seisho Sato Estimation of Asymmetrical Volatility for Asset Prices: The Simultaneous Switching ARIMA Approach 1996-06 1,794 KB
1996-E-23 Akira Yamazaki Foreign Exchange Netting and Systemic Risk 1996-06 2,687 KB
1996-E-22 Harris Dellas, Behzad Diba, Peter Garber Resolving Failed Banks: The U.S. S&L Experience 1996-06 3,469 KB
1996-E-21 Bennett T. McCallum Inflation Targeting in Canada, New Zealand, Sweden, the Unaited Kingdom, and in General 1996-06 2,488 KB
1996-E-20 Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Styles of Monetary Management 1996-03 1,819 KB
1996-E-19 Kunio Okina The Policy Objectives and the Optimal Institutional Framework of a Central Bank 1996-03 1,787 KB
1996-E-18 Franco Bruni Central Bank Independence in the European Union 1996-03 2,467 KB
1996-E-17 Clive Briault, Andrew Haldane, Mervyn King Independence and Accountability 1996-03 2,196 KB
1996-E-16 Kazuo Ueda Japanese Monetary Policy Rules or Discretion? PartII 1996-03 2,353 KB
1996-E-15 Manfred J. M. Neumann Monetary Targeting in Germany 1996-03 1,675 KB
1996-E-14 Benjamin M. Friedman The Rise and Fall of Money Growth Targets as Guidelines for U.S. Monetary Policy 1996-03 2,072 KB
1996-E-13 David Laidler Inflation Control and Monetary Policy Rules 1996-03 2,252 KB
1996-E-12 John B. Taylor Policy Rules as a Means to a More Effective Monetary Policy 1996-03 931 KB
1996-E-11 Allan H. Melzer On Making Monetary Policy More Effective Domestically and Internationally 1996-03 2,414 KB
1996-E-10 Naohiko Baba Empirical Studies on the Recent Decline in Bank Lending Growth: An Approach Based on Asymmetric Information 1996-02 2,341 KB
1996-E-9 Yutaka Soejima The Long-Run Relationship between Real GDP, Money Supply, and Price Level: Reexamination of Cointegration Test 1996-01 2,073 KB
1996-E-8 Atsutoshi Mori, Makoto Ohsawa, Tokiko Shimizu Calculation of Value at Risk and RiskReturn Simulation 1996-01 4,267 KB
1996-E-7 Hiroshi Fujiki, Casey B. Mulligan A Structural Analysis of Money Demand: Cross-Sectional Evidence from Japan 1996-01 4,022 KB
1996-E-6 Hiroshi Fujiki, Casey B. Mulligan Production, Financial Sophistication, and the Demand for Money by Households and Firms 1996-01 2,290 KB
1996-E-5 Toshiaki Watanabe Intraday Price Volatility and Trading Volume: A Case of the Japanese Government Bond Futures 1996-01 9,279 KB
1996-E-4 Tokiko Shimizu, Tsukasa Yamashita Dynamic Micro and Macro Stress Simulation 1996-01 1,703 KB
1996-E-3 Shumpei Okada, Eiji Harada, Fumihiko Tsunoda Integration of Credit Risk with Market Risk in Asset Liability Management 1996-01 1,722 KB
1996-E-2 Atutoshi Mori, Makoto Ohsawa, Tokiko Shimizu A Framework for More Effective Stress Testing 1996-01 3,585 KB
1996-E-1 Shinji Nishida The "Domino Effest of Defaults" and Its Implications for Regulatory Actions 1996-01 1,480 KB

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