Applied Economics Workshop

Past seminars (AY 2017)

2017/04/07(Fri)
Koichi Yamaura (Tokyo Univeristy of Agriculture & Technology)
"Japanese Consumer Preferences toward Electricity Sources after the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster"
Chair: Ayumi Onuma
Presentation in English
2017/04/14(Fri)
Jun Nakabayashi (Kindai University)
"Regulatory Capture in Public Procurement: Evidence from Revolving Door Bureaucrats in Japan" (joint with Kentaro Asai and Kei Kawai)
Chair: Yoko Ibuka
Presentation in English
2017/04/21(Fri)
Toshifumi Kuroda (Tokyo Keizai University)
"Media Choice and Media Effect: Evidence from a field experiment with Japan Broadcasting Corporation"
Chair: Hideo Akabayashi
Presentation in English
2017/04/28(Fri)
Tsutomu Miyagawa ( Gakushuin University )
"Product Dynamics and Aggregate Shocks:
Evidence from Japanese Product and Firm Level Data"
Chair: Kozo Kiyota
Presentation in English
2017/05/12(Fri)
Kimitoshi Sato (Heat Island Institute International)
"Incentives in the Drezian Mixed Tatonnement/Non-Tatonnement Hedonic MDP Procedure for Global Warming"
Chair: Masao Ogaki
Presentation in English
2017/05/19(Fri)
Masaru Sasaki (Osaka University)
"Committee Voting and Moral: Laboratory Experiments"
Chair: Masao Ogaki
2017/05/26(Fri)
Ryu Susato (Keio University)
"How did Rousseau Read Hume’s Political Discourses? Some Unexpected Agreements on Their Views of Money and Luxury"
Chair: Masao Ogaki
Presentation in English
2017/06/09(Fri)
Ryo Sakurai (Ritsumeikan University)
"Human Dimensions of Wildlife Management in Japan: from Asia to the world"
Chair: Ayumi Onuma
Presentation in English
2017/06/16(Fri)
Yupana Wiwattanakantang (Nationalu University of Singapore)
"Who is the Boss? Family control without ownership in publicly traded corporations in Japan"
Chair: Masao Ogaki
Presentation in English
2017/06/23(Fri)
Hiroaki Mori (Hitotsubashi University)
”Childhood Health and Lifecycle Human Capital Formation”
Chair: Yoko Ibuka
Presentation in English
2017/06/30(Fri)
Teruyuki Tamura (Keio University)
”Altruistic and Risk Preference of Individuals and Groups”

Chair: Hideo Akabayashi
Presentation in English
2017/07/06(Thu)
Joint with Applied Economics Workshop and Microeconomics Workshop Special Workshops 
Room (Note the change): First School Building , #106 (1st fl.) / Time (Note the change): 16:30-18:00
Chair: Masao Ogaki
Presentation in English
2017/07/07(Fri)
Thomas Kinnaman (Bucknell University)
”Lifting the Curse: The Unsurprising Association between Natural Resources and Economic Growth”
Chair: Ayumi Onuma
Presentation in English
2017/07/14(Fri)
Charles Yuji Horioka (Asian Growth Research Institute)
"You Can’t Take It with You: The Saving Behavior of the Elderly in Japan"
Joint with Applied Economics Workshop and Special Workshops 
Chair: Masao Ogaki
Presentation in English
2017/07/21(Fri)
Hiroshi Onishi (Tokyo University of Science)
"Consumers’ Social Learning on Videogame Consoles through Multiple Website Browsing"
Chair: Kozo Kiyota
Presentation in English
2017/09/22(Fri)
Michio Suzuki ( Hitotsubashi University )
"Decomposition of Aggregate Productivity Growth with Unobserved Heterogeneity"
Chair: Kozo Kiyota
2017/09/29(Fri)
Noriaki Matsushima (Osaka University)
”Naked Exclusion under Exclusive-offer Competition " co-authored with
Hiroshi Kitamura (Kyoto Sangyo University) and Misato Sato (Kyoto
Sangyo University)
Chair: Kozo Kiyota
2017/10/06(Fri)
Parantap Basu (Durham University)
"Effect of Quantitative Easing on the Bond Market in Japan: A New-Keynesian Perspective" (co-authored with Kenji Wada).
Joint with Applied Economics Workshop and Applied Economics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): First School Building , #107 (1st fl.) / Time (Note the change): 16:30-18:00
Chair: Kenji Wada
Presentation in English
2017/10/13(Fri)
Albert Ma (Boston University)
"Uterus at a Price: Disability Insurance and Hysterectomy"
Joint with Applied Economics Workshop and Special Workshops Microeconomics Workshop 
Room (Note the change): First School Building , #107 (1st fl.) / Time (Note the change): 16:30-18:00
Chair: Masatoshi Tsumagari
Presentation in English
2017/10/20(Fri)
Mari Tanaka (Hitotsubashi University)
“Exporting Sweatshops? Evidence from Myanmar”
Chair: Hiroyuki Yamada
Presentation in English
2017/10/27(Fri)
Hiroshi Ohashi (The University of Tokyo )
"Bargaining under Dynamic Regulation on Reimbursement" co-authored with Daiya Isogawa
Chair: Kozo Kiyota
2017/11/10(Fri)
Daisuke Nakajima (Otaru University of Commerce)
“Limited Attention and Revealed Preference”
Chair: Kozo Kiyota
2017/11/17(Fri)
Baighya El Filali (Keio University)
"Nonconverging Beliefs, Innovations, and Conflicts" co-authored with Alexander Mihailov (University of Reading) and Masao Ogaki (Keio Univerfsity)
Chair: Kozo Kiyota
Presentation in English
2017/12/01(Fri)
Hongwei Chuang (Tohoku University)
"The Impacts of Institutional Ownership on Stock Returns"
Chair: Michio Naoi
Presentation in English
2017/12/08(Fri)
Hayato Kato (Keio University)
"Production Location of Multinational Firms under Transfer Pricing: The Impact of the Arm's Length Principle"co-authored with Hirofumi Okoshi (University of Munich)
Chair: Kimiko Terai
2017/12/15(Fri)
Hiroko Okudaira (Okayama University)
"Minimum Wage Effects Across Heterogeneous Markets "
Chair: Kozo Kiyota
Presentation in English
2017/12/22(Fri)
Hitoshi Shigeoka (Simon Fraser University)
"Patient Cost-sharing and Health Care Utilization among Children"
Chair: Yoko Ibuka
2018/01/12(Fri)
Mariko Nakagawa (The University of Tokyo )
"Skill transference and international migration: A theoretical analysis on skilled migration to the Anglosphere"
Chair: Mizuki Kawabata
2018/01/19(Fri)
Shusaku Sasaki (Keio University)
"Blood Types and Blood Donation Behaviors: Tests for Pure Altruism Theory"
Chair: Yoko Ibuka