Research Results

Group I: Supervision and Measurement

  • Fukao, Kyoji and Shuichiro Nishioka, “Abenomics, the Exchange Rate, and Markup Dynamics in Japanese Industries,” in T. Hoshi and P. Lipscy (eds.), The Political Economy of the Abe Government and Abenomics Reforms, forthcoming, Cambridge University Press.    

  • Fukao, Kyoji, Tatsuji Makino and Tokihiko Settsu, “Structural Change, Capital Deepening, and TFP Growth in Japan: 1885-1970,” Social Science Japan Journal, jyaa014, August 28, 2020.

    https://doi.org/10.1093/ssjj/jyaa014 

  • Fukao, Kyoji and Saumik Paul, “Baumol, Engel, and Beyond: Accounting for a century of structural transformation in Japan, 1885-1985,” Economic History Review, First published: 28 August 2020. 

    https://doi.org/10.1111/ehr.13021

  • Fukao, Kyoji, and Cristiano Perugini “The Long‐Run Dynamics of the Labor Share in Japan,” Review of Income and Wealth, (forthcoming). (First published: 20 May 2020, https://doi.org/10.1111/roiw.12465

  • Fukao, Kyoji, Cristiano Perugini and Fabrizio Pompei, “Labour Market Institutions, Technology and Rent Sharing,” IZA DP No. 13155, Institute of Labor Economics, April 2020.  

  • Settsu, Tokihiko, and Masanori Takashima “Labour Productivity Growth in the Long-run: Japan, 1600-1909”, Australian Economic History Review, February 2020. 

    https://doi.org/10.1111/aehr.12188

  • Fukao, Kyoji, Tatsuji Makino, and Tokihiko Settsu, "Human Capital and Economic Growth in Japan: 1885-2015," IER, Hitotsubashi University, Discussion Paper Series, A708.
    http://www.ier.hit-u.ac.jp/Common/publication/DP/DPS-A708.pdf

  • Ito, Koji, Ivan Deseatnicov, and Kyoji Fukao “Japan’s participation in global value chains: splitting the IO table into production for export and domestic sale,” Economic Systems Research, 32(2), pp.173-191, August 2019.

    https://doi.org/10.1080/09535314.2019.1657802

  • Fukao, Kyoji and Cristiano Perugini, “Institutions, Deindustrialization, and Functional Income Distribution in Japan,” Fields, Gary and Saumik Paul eds., Labor Income Share in Asia, Conceptual Issues and the Drivers, Chapter 9, pp.231-245, Springer, August 2019.

  • Fukao, Kyoji, and Cristiano Perugini “A Microeconomic Analysis of the Declining Labor Share in Japan,” Fields, Gary and Saumik Paul eds., Labor Income Share in Asia, Conceptual Issues and the Drivers, Springer, August 2019.

  • Bassino, Jean-Pascal, Stephen Broadberry, Kyoji Fukao, Bishnupriya Gupta, and Masanori Takashima, “Japan and the great divergence, 730–1874,” Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, Vol.72, pp.1-22, April 2019.

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eeh.2018.11.005

  • Oshio, Takashi, and Satoshi Shimizutani, “Health capacity to work and its long-term trend among the Japanese elderly,” Journal of the Japanese and International Economies,Vol.51(C), pp.76-86.

  • Fukao, Kyoji, “Abenomics, the Exchange Rate, and Markup Dynamics in Japanese Industries,” presented at the Second Conference on “The Political Economy of Japan under the Abe Government”, Stanford University, March 1 - 2, 2019.(報告用資料)

  • Fukao, Kyoji, “Secular Stagnation and the Labor Market in Japan,” Jérémie Cohen-Setton, Thomas Helbling, Adam S. Posen and Changyong Rhee, eds., Sustaining Economic Growth in Asia, Chapter 7, Peterson Institute for International Economics, pp.139-164, November 27, 2018.

  • Bassino, Jean-Pascal, Kyoji Fukao, and Tokihiko Settsu, “Regional convergence in labor productivity during the Japanese manufacturing catch-up, 1909-1940,” paper presented at The Sixth Asian Historical Economics Conference (AHEC 2018), Le Meridien Hotel, Hong Kong, September 21-22, 2018.(報告用資料)

  • Oshio, Takashi, and Emiko Usui, “How does informal caregiving affect daughters’ employment and mental health in Japan?,” Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Vol.49, pp.1-7, September 2018.

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jjie.2018.01.001

  • Oshio, Takashi, “Association between successful smoking cessation and changes in marital and job status and health behaviours: evidence from a 10-wave nationwide survey in Japan,” BMC Public Health, 18:1051, August 2018a.

    https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12889-018-5970-z

  • Oshio, Takashi, and Mari Kan, “Impact of parents’ need for care on middle-aged women’s lifestyle and psychological distress: evidence from a nationwide longitudinal survey in Japan,” Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, Vol.16, No.1, April 2018.

    https://doi.org/10.1186/s12955-018-0890-2

  • Fukao, Kyoji and Cristiano Perugini, “Technology, capital, skills and the long-run dynamics of the labour share in Japan,” presented at Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2018, University of Sussex, March 26-28, 2018.(報告用資料)

  • Oshio, Takashi “Widening disparities in health between educational levels and their determinants in later life: evidence from a nine-year cohort study,” BMC Public Health, February 2018b, 18:278.

    https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12889-018-5181-7

  • Fukao, Kyoji, Cristiano Perugini, and Samil Paul, “Technology, capital, skills and the long-run dynamics of the labour share in Japan,” presented at International Workshop on Productivity, Innovation and Intangible Investments, organaised by Centre for Research on Learning and Life Chances (LLAKES), UCL Institute of Education, and National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR), London, UK, University of Perugia, Italy (with the support of Città di Assisi), Assisi Italy, September 22-23, 2017. (招待講演)

  • Sugihara, Shigeru, Koichi Kawabuchi, Yasuko Ikemoto and Ikumi Imamura, “Quality and Cost of Heal the Care in Japan,” ESRI Research Note No.34, July 2017.

  • Sugihara, Shigeru, Koichi Kawabuchi, Yasuko Ikemoto, and Ikumi Imamura, “Measuring Health Care Output,” ESRI Research Note No.33, July 2017. 

  • Sugihara, Shigeru, Yasuko Ikemoto, Ikumi Imamura, Hiroto Yoshida, Yu Taniguchi, Hiroshi Murayama, Mariko Nishi, Yoshinori Fujiwara, Akihiko Kitamura, and Shoji Shinkai, “State-Dependence of Long-Term Care and Preventive Effect of Care Expenditures,” New ESRI Working Paper No.42, July 2017. 

  • Sugihara, Shigeru, Yasuko Ikemoto, Ikumi Imamura, Hiroto Yoshida, Yu Taniguchi, Hiroshi Murayama, Mariko Nishi, Yoshinori Fujiwara, Akihiko Kitamura and Shoji Shinkai, “Measuring the Output of Long-Term Care Services,” New ESRI Working Paper No.41, July 2017.

  • Bassino, Jean-Pascal, Kyoji Fukao and Tokihko Settsu, “Productivity growth in Meiji Japan: the structural and regional dynamics,” presented at the 8th World Congress of Cliometrics, Strasbourg Convention Centre, Strasbourg, France, July 3-7, 2017.(報告用資料)

  • Saumik Paul and Kyoji Fukao, “The Role of Structural Transformation in Regional Productivity Convergence in Japan: 1874-2008,” presented at GGDC 25th Anniversary Conference, Groningen University, June 28-30, 2017.(招待講演)

  • Fukao, Kyoji, Kenta Ikeuchi, YounGak Kim, and HyeogUg Kwon, “Innovation and Employment Growth in Japan: Analysis Based on Microdata from the Basic Survey of Japanese Business Structure and Activities,” The Japanese Economic Review, Vol.68, No.2, pp.200-216, June 2017.

    https://doi.org/10.1111/jere.12146

  • Fukao, Kyoji, “Secular Stagnation and the Labor Market in Japan,” prepared for the Book Conference, “The New Mediocre (Secular Stagnation) and Asia,” Peterson Institute of International Economics, Bank of Korea, and International Monetary Fund, Washington D.C., May 30, 2017.(報告用資料)

  • Fukao, Kyoji, Taisuke Kameda, Kota Nakamura, Ryoichi Namba, Masahiro Sato, “Measurement of Deflators and Real Value Added in the Service Sector,” 内閣府経済社会総合研究所(編)『経済分析』第194号(特別編集号、深尾京司エディトリアル)、pp.9-44、平成29年5月.

  • Fukao, Kyoji, Taisuke Kameda, Kota Nakamura, Masahiro Sato, and Ryoichi Namba, “Measurement of Deflators and Real Value Added in the Service Sector?,” presented at IARIW 34th General conference, Dresden, Germany, August 23, 2016.(報告用資料)

  • Oshio, Takashi and Mari Kan, “How do social activities mitigate informal caregivers’ psychological distress? Evidence from a nine-year panel survey in Japan,” Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 14:117, August 2016.

    https://hqlo.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12955-016-0521-8

Group II: Capital Accumulation

  • Fukao, Kyoji, Tsutomu Miyagawa, Hak Kil Pyo, Keunhee Rhee and Miho Takizawa, "The Impact of Information and Communication Technology Investments on Employment in Japan and Korea" Barbara Fraumeni ed., Measuring Economic Growth and Productivity, Chapter 13, pp.283-297, Elsevier, forthcoming. 

    https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-817596-5.00013-5

  • Miyagawa, Tsutomu, “Product Dynamics and Aggregate Shocks: Evidence from Japanese product and Firm Level Data,” presented at the 12th Asia-Pacific Economic Association Conference held at University of Southern California, August 3, 2018.(報告用資料)

  • Miyagawa, Tsutomu, “On the Decline in R&D Efficiency -Empirical Studies Using JIP and EUKLEMS Data-”, paper presented at the Fifth World KLEMS Conference 2018, Harvard Kennedy School, NYE Conference Center, Cambridge, MA., June 4-5, 2018.(報告用資料)

  • Miyagawa, Tsutomu, Miho Takizawa, and Konomi Tonogi,“Can Intangible Investment Ease Declining Rates of Return on Capital in Japan?,” International Productivity Monitor, Vol. 33, pp. 114-127, Fall 2017.

    http://www.csls.ca/ipm/33/Miyagawa_Takizawa_Tonogi.pdf

  • Hosono, Kaoru, Daisuke Miyakawa,and Miho Takizawa, "Intangible Assets and Firms' Liquidity Holdings: Evidence from Japan," paper presented at the 92nd Annual Conference, Western Economic Association International, Marriott Marquis & Marina, San Diego, California, June 25-29, 2017.(報告用資料)

  • Takizawa, Miho, "Comploementaity and Substitutability between Tangible and Intangible Capital: Evidence from Japanese Firm Level Data,"(with Kaoaru Hosono, Daisuke Miyakawa, and Kenta Yamanouchi) 日本経済学会春季大会における報告、立命館大学、2017年 6月24-25日.(報告用資料)

  • Hosono, Kaoru, Daisuke. Miyakawa and Miho. Takizawa, "Do Overseas Subsidiaries Benefit from Parent Firms' Intangibles?," RIETI DP 17-E-073, May 2017.

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/jp/publications/summary/17050012.html

Group III: Labor & Human Capital

  • Owan, Hideo, Jin-Hyuk Kim, and Takehiko Komatsu, “The Role of Design Method and Process Technology in Stable Outsourcing Equilibria,” International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol.69, March 2020.

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijindorg.2019.102565

  • Ito, Hirotake, Makiko Nakamuro, and Shintaro Yamaguchi, “Effects of class-size reduction on cognitive and non-cognitive skills,” Japan and The World Economy, Vol.53, 100977.

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.japwor.2019.100977

  • Sato, Kaori, Sachiko Kuroda, and Hideo Owan, “Mental health effects of long work hours, night and weekend work, and short rest periods,” Social Science & Medicine, Vol. 246. 

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2019.112774

  • Kawaguchi, Daiji, “Population Aging, Productivity, and Technology in Japan,” Japan Colloquium Series, Stanford University(USA), January 29, 2020.(報告用資料)

  • Kawaguchi, Daiji, and Ayako Kondo, “The effects of graduating from college during a recession on consumption and asset holding,” Economic Inquiry, Vol. 58, No. 1, pp. 283-293, Januray 2020.

    https://doi.org/10.1111/ecin.12835

  • Kawaguchi, Daiji and Yuko Mori, “Impacts of Minimum Wage on Wages and Employment in Japan,” The Asian and Australasian Society of Labour Economics (AASLE) 2019 Conference, National University of Singapore(Singapore), December 13, 2019.(報告用資料)

  • Takahashi, Shingo, Hideo Owan, Tsuyoshi Tsuru, and Katsuhito Uehar, “ Multitasking Incentives and the Informative Value of Subjective Performance Evaluations,” in Industrial and Labor Relations Review

    https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0019793919891980

  • Kawaguchi, Kohei, Kosuke Uetake, and Yasutora Watanabe, “Designing Context-Based Marketing: Product Recommendations under Time Pressure,” December 2019.

    https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2529294

  • 川口康平 “Crowding-out Effects of Public Libraries and the Public Lending Right,” 第105回全国図書館大会三重大会、2019年11月22日(報告用資料)

  • Yokoyama, Izumi,  Kazuhito Higa, and Daiji Kawaguchi, “Adjustments of regular and non-regular workers to exogenous shocks: Evidence from exchange-rate fluctuation,” in Industrial and Labor Relations Review.

    https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0019793919887961

  • Yokoyama, Izumi, Kazuhito Higa, and Daiji Kawaguchi, “Employment Adjustments of Regular and Non-Regular Workers to Exogenous Shocks: Evidence from Exchange-Rate Fluctuation,” Industrial and Labor Relations Review.

    https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0019793919887961

  • Kondo, Ayako, and Masahiro Shoji, “Peer Effects in Employment Status: Evidence from Housing Lotteries,” Journal of Urban Economics, Vol 113, 103195, September 2019. 

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jue.2019.103195

  • Kondo, Ayako, “Impact of increased Long-term Care Insurance payments on employment and wages in formal long-term care,” Journal of the Japanese and International Economy, Vol.53, 101034, May 2019. 

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jjie.2019.101034

  • Kawaguchi, Kohei, “When Will Workers Follow an Algorithm?: A Field Experiment with a Retail Business,” August 2019.

    https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3157132

  • Inui, Tomohiko, Atsushi Kawakami, Xin Xin Ma, and Meng Zhao, “Does Mental Health Affect Labor Market Outcomes? Evidence from a National Representative Survey in Japan,” RIETI Discussion Paper Series 19-E-061, August 2019.

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/jp/publications/summary/19080008.html

  • Kawaguchi, Kohei, “Efficiency of Expert-Mediated Job Matching,” HKUST IO Conference (Hong Kong), June 12, 2019.(報告用資料)

  • Takahashi, Shingo, Hideo Owan, Tsuyoshi Tsuru, and Katsuhito Uehara, “Multitasking Incentives and the Informativeness of Subjective Performance Evaluation,” Industrial and Labor Relations Review.(査読有)

  • Kawaguchi, Daiji, and Takahiro Toriyabe, “Parental leave and the gender gap in career advancement,” paper presented at the Trans Pacific Labor Seminar (TPLS), Hitotsubashi Hall, Hitotsubashi University, May 18-19, 2019.

    https://drive.google.com/file/d/100wf_1MZ4UaK4hgWVCYZ-1mPVm7JuRp2/view

  • Kawaguchi, Kohei, and Kyogo Kanazawa, “Crowding-out Effects of Public Libraries and the Public Lending Right,” May 2019.

    https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3082016

  • Ito, Hirotake, Keiko Kasai, and Makiko Nakamuro,“Does computer-aided instruction improve children’s cognitive and non-cognitive skills?: Evidence from Cambodia,” RIETI Discussion Paper Series 19-E-040, May 2019.

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/en/publications/summary/19050017.html

  • Ito Hirotake, Keio Kasai, and Makiko Nakamuro, “The effect of Computer-Assisted Learning (CAI) on children's congitive- or non-cognitive skills,” RIETI Discussion Paper Series, 19-E-040.

  • Yamaguchi, Shintaro, Makiko Nakamuro, and Hirotake Ito “Effects of class-size reduction on cognitive and non-cognitive skills,” RIETI Discussion Paper Series, 19-E-036, May 2019. 

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/jp/publications/summary/19050010.html

  • Kawaguchi, Kohei, “When Will Workers Follow an Algorithm?: A Field Experiment with a Retail Business,” Annual International Industrial Conference(USA), April  5, 2019.(報告用資料)

  • Owan, Hideo “How Good Managers Steer Their Projects: Using Value-Added Measures of Manager Quality”, presented at The 22nd Colloquium on Personnel Economics, University of Augsburg, Germany, 14 March, 2019.(報告用資料)

  • Kawaguchi, Kohei, Kosuke Uetake, and Yasutora Watanabe, “Effectiveness of Product Recommendations Under Time and Crowd Pressures,” Marketing Science, Vol.38, No.2, pp 193-364, March 2019.

    https://doi.org/10.1287/mksc.2018.1132

  • Nakamuro, Makiko, “The effect of Computer-Assisted Learning (CAI) on children's cognitive- or non-cognitive s”illsM,” Eastern Economic Association , New York, February 28–March 3, 2019.(報告用資料)

  • Kawaguchi, Kohei, “When Will Workers Follow an Algorithm?: A Field Experiment with a Retail Business,” Asia-Pacific Industrial Organization Conference, Australia, 13 December 2018.(報告用資料)

  • Kawaguchi, Kohei, Kosuke Uetake, and Yasutora Watanabe, “Designing Context-Based Marketing: Product Recommendations under Time Pressure,” December 2018.

    http://www.cirje.e.u-tokyo.ac.jp/research/workshops/micro/micropaper19/micro0604.pdf

  • Inui, Tomohiko, Naomi Kodama, and Masaru Nagashima, “Days of Schooling and Educational Inequality: Evidence from schools with Saturday class in Japan”, RIETI Discussion Paper Series, 18-E-080, November 2018. 

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/jp/publications/summary/18110006.html

  • Kawaguchi, Kohei, and Kyogo kanazawa, “Crowding-out Effects of Public Libraries and the Public Lending Right,” October 2018. 

    https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3082016

  • Kondo, Ayako “The effects of supply chain disruptions caused by the Great East Japan Earthquake on workers,” Japan and the World Economy, Vol.47, pp.40-50, September 2018. 

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.japwor.2018.03.007

  • Kawaguchi, Kohei, “When Will Workers Follow an Algorithm?: A Field Experiment with a Retail Business,” April 2018.

    https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3157132

  • Kondo, Ayako, “Impact of increased Long-term Care Insurance payments on employment and wages in formal long-term care,”  CREPE Discussion Paper No.6, April 2018. 

    http://www.crepe.e.u-tokyo.ac.jp/results/2018/CREPEDP6.pdf

  • Kawaguchi, Daiji, and Takahiro Toriyabe, “Parental leave and women’s skill use on the job: Evidence from PIAAC,” RIETI DP 18-E-003, January 2018. 

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/jp/publications/summary/18010007.html

  • Inui, Tomohiko, Yukiko Ito, Atsushi Kawakami, Xin Xin Ma, Masaru Nagashima, Meng Zhao, “Empirical Study on the Utilization and Effects of Health Checkups in Japan,” presented at AASLE (Asian and Australasian Society of Labour Economics) Inaugural Conference, Canberra, Australia, December 7-9, 2017.(報告用資料)

  • Kawaguchi, Daiji, “Family Policies and Female Skill Utilization: Evidence from PIAAC,” presented at AASLE (Asian and Australasian Society of Labour Economics) Inaugural Conference, Canberra, Australia, December 7-9, 2017.(報告用資料)

  • KawaguchiDaiji, and Hiroaki Mori, “The labor market in Japan, 2000–2016,” IZA World of Labor, 2017. 

    doi: 10.15185/izawol.385 

  • Kondo, Ayako, and Hitoshi Shigeoka, “The Effectiveness of Government Intervention to Promote Elderly Employment: Evidence from Elderly Employment Stabilization Law,” Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 70, No. 4, pp. 1008-1036, August 2017.

    https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0019793916676490

  • Kodama, Naomi, Tomohiko Inui, and Mamoru Nagashima, “The Effect of Compulsory Education Expansion on Investments for their Children’s Education”, presented at the Second World Congress of Comparative Economics, Higher School of Economics (HSE University), St. Petersburg, Russia, June 15-17, 2017.(報告用資料)

  • Hamermesh, Daniel S., Daiji Kawaguchi, and Jungmin Lee , “Does Labor Legislation Benefit Workers? Well-Being after an Hours Reduction,” Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Vol. 44, pp. 1–12, June 2017.

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jjie.2017.02.003

  • Kondo, Ayako, “The effects of Supply Chain Disruptions Caused by the Great East Japan Earthquake on Workers,” RIETI DP 17-E-089, June 2017. 

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/jp/publications/summary/17060009.html

  • Kawaguchi, Daiji, and Norifumi Yukutake “Estimating the Residential Land Damage of the Fukushima Nuclear Accident,” Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 99, pp. 148-160, May 2017. 

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jue.2017.02.005

  • Inui, Tomohiko, Yukiko Ito, Atsushi Kawakami, Xin Xin Ma, Masaru Nagashima and Meng Zhao, “Empirical Study on the Utilization and Effects of Health Checkups in Japan”, RIETI DP 17-E-082, May 2017.

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/jp/publications/summary/17050023.html

  • Kawaguchi, Daiji, and Soohyung Lee, “Brides for Sale: Cross-Border Marriages and Female Immigration,” Economic Inquiry, Vol. 55, No.2, pp. 633–654, April 2017.

    https://doi.org/10.1111/ecin.12411

  • Higuchi, Yuki, Miyuki Sasaki,  and Makiko Nakamuro, “ Impacts of an ICT-Assisted Program on Attitudes and English Communicative Abilities: An experiment in a Japanese high school,” in Asian Development Review.

  • Kawaguchi, Daiji, Yukitoshi Matsushita, and Hisahiro Naito, “Moment estimation of the Probit model with an endogenous continuous regressor,” Japanese Economic Review, Vol. 68, No. 1, pp. 48–62, March 2017.

    https://doi.org/10.1111/jere.12091

  • Kawaguchi, Daiji, Hisahiro Naito, and Izumi Yokoyama, “Assessing the Effects of Reducing Standard Hours: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from Japan,” Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Vol. 43, pp. 59–76, Maruch 2017.

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jjie.2016.12.002

  • Kawaguchi, Kohei, “Testing Rationality without Restricting Heterogeneity,” Journal of Econometrics, Vol.197, No.1, pp. 153-171, March 2017. 

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jeconom.2016.11.003

  • Higuchi, Yuki, Miyuki Sasaki, and Makiko Nakamuro, “Impacts of an ICT-assisted Program on Attitudes and English Communicative Abilities: An experiment in a Japanese high school“, RIETI DP 17-E-030, March 2017.

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/jp/publications/summary/17030031.html

  • Sato, Kaori, Yuki Hashimoto, and Hideo Owan, “Gender Differences in Career,” RIETI DP 17-E-051, March 2017.

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/jp/publications/summary/17030067.html

  • Hamermesh, Daniel S., Daiji Kawaguchi, and Jungmin Lee, “Does Labor Legislation Benefit Workers? Well-Being after an Hours Reduction,” Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Vol. 44, pp. 1–12, February 2017.

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jjie.2017.02.003

  • Kondo, Ayako, “Availability of Long-term Care Facilities and Middle-aged People’s Labor Supply in Japan,” Asian Economic Policy Review, Vol. 12, No.1, pp. 95-112, January 2017. 

    https://doi.org/10.1111/aepr.12163

  • Kato, Takao, Hiromasa Ogawa, and Hideo Owan, “Working Hours, Promotion and the Gender Gaps in the Workplace,” IZA DPNo.10454, January 2017. 

    https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2895302

  • Kawaguchi, Daiji, Ayako Kondo, and Keiji Saito, “Researchers’ career transitions over the life cycle,” Scientometrics, Vol. 109, No. 3, pp. 1435-1454, October 2016.

    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11192-016-2131-y

  • Araki, Shota, Daiji Kawaguchi, and Yuki Onozuka, “University prestige, performance evaluation, and promotion: Estimating the employer learning model using personnel datasets,” Labour Economics, Vol. 41, pp. 135-148, August 2016.

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.labeco.2016.05.024

  • Kawaguchi, Daiji, and Yuko Mori, “Why wage inequality have evolved so differently between Japan and the US? The role of supply of college educated workers,” Economics of Education Review, Vol. 52, pp. 29–50, June 2016.

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econedurev.2016.01.002

  • Owan, Hideo, Takao Kato, and Hideaki Miyajima, “Does Employee Stock Ownership Work? Evidence from publicly-traded firms in Japan,” RIETI DP 16-E-073, June 2016. 

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/jp/publications/summary/16060003.html

Group IV: Simultaneity of Production & Consumption

  • Morikawa, Masayuki, “Heterogeneous Relationships between Automation Technologies and Skilled Labor: Evidence from a Firm Survey,” RIETI Discussion Paper, 20-E-004, 2020. 

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/jp/publications/summary/20010006.html

  • Abe, Naohito, and D.S. Prasada Rao, “Multilateral Sato-Vartia index for international comparisons of prices and real expenditures,” Economics Letters, Vol. 183, pp. 1-4, October 2019.

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econlet.2019.108535

  • Morikawa, Masayuki,“Minimum Wages and Productivity: Evidence from Japan,” RIETI Policy Discussion Paper, 19-P-015, 2019. 

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/jp/publications/summary/19090007.html

  • Morikawa, Masayuki, “Effects of Outside Directors on Firms’ Investments and Performance: Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Experiment in Japan,” RIETI Discussion Paper, 19-E-072, 2019.

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/en/publications/summary/19090008.html

  • Morikawa, Masayuki, “Price Competition vs. Quality Competition: Evidence from Firm Surveys,” RIETI Discussion Paper, 19-E-075, 2019. 

    https://www.rieti.go.jp/en/publications/summary/19090013.html

  • Morikawa, Masayuki, “Policy Uncertainty and Saving Attitude: Evidence from a Survey on Consumers,” Journal of Consumer Affairs, Vol. 53, No. 3, pp. 1297-1311, 2019. 

    https://doi.org/10.1111/joca.12230

  • Morikawa, Masayuki, “Uncertainty over Production Forecasts: An Empirical Analysis Using Monthly Quantitative Survey Data,” Journal of Macroeconomics, Vol. 60, June, pp. 163-179, 2019. 

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmacro.2019.01.007

  • Morikawa, Masayuki, “Dispersion and Volatility of TFPQ and TFPR: Findings from Three Service Industries,” Industrial and Corporate Change, Vol. 28, No. 6, pp. 1515-1531, 2019. 

    https://doi.org/10.1093/icc/dtz019

  • Morikawa, Masayuki, “Innovation in the Service Sector and the Role of Patents and Trade Secrets: Evidence from Japanese Firms,” Journal of the Japanese and International Economies,vol. 51(C), pp. 43-51.

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jjie.2018.10.003

  • Morikawa, Masayuki, “Firm Heterogeneity and International Trade in Services,” The World Economy, Vol. 42, No. 1, pp. 268-295, January 2019.

    https://doi.org/10.1111/twec.12699

  • Abe, Naohito, “Quantifying and Accounting for Differences in Quality in Service Sectors: A Bilateral Price Comparison between the United States and Japan,” presented on the Fifty Years of International Comparison Program: Achievements and Moving Forward, Beijing Normal University, October 29, 2018.(報告用資料)

  • Fukao, Kyoji, “Quantifying and Accounting for Differences in Quality in Service Sectors: A Bilateral Price Comparison between United States and Japan,” (with Naohito Abe, Kyoji Fukao, Kenta Ikeuchi and D.S. Prasada Rao) paper presented at the Fifth World KLEMS Conference 2018, Harvard Kennedy School, NYE Conference Center, Cambridge, MA., June 4-5, 2018.(報告用資料)

  • Abe, Naohito, “Quantifying and Accounting for Differences in Quality in Service Sectors: A Bilateral Price Comparison between the United States and Japan,” PPP/ICP Conference 2018, Georgetown University, Washington D.C., U.S.A., May 25, 2018.(報告用資料)

  • Morikawa, Masayuki, “Uncertainty over Working Schedules: From the Viewpoint of Labor Management,” presented at RIETI International Workshop: Uncertainty, Trade and Firms, April, 2018.(報告用資料)

  • Abe, Naohito, Kyoji Fukao, Kenta Ikeuchi, and Prasada Rao, “Quantifying and Accounting for Quality Differences in Services in International Price Comparisons: A Bilateral Price Comparison between United States and Japan,” RCESR Discussion Paper Series No. DP18-1, The Research Center for Economic and Social Risks Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University, March 2018.

  • Abe, Naohito, Kyoji Fukao, Kenta Ikeuchi, and Prasada Rao, “Quantifying and Accounting for Differences in Quality in Service Sectors: A Bilateral Price Comparison between United States and Japan,” presented at OECD WPIA Meeting, October 10-11, 2017.(招待講演)