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No.33, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop

March 23rd (Fri) 10:45-12:15
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker:Junichi Yamasaki (Kobe University)
Title:"Time Horizon of Government and Public Goods Investment: Evidence from Japan"
(Presentation in Japanese)
 
Organizers: Yutaka Arimoto [IER], Kazuya Masuda [IER]
Host/Co-host: EDW/ CEI 

No.32, Health, Development and Labor Workshop

March 22th (Thu) 10:00-18:00 
Venue: Conference Room, 3rd Floor, IER
Health, Development and Labor Workshop
Speakers and Presentation Titles:
1. Kensuke Teshima (ITAM)
“Offshoring Health Risks: The Impact of the U.S. Lead Regulation on Infant Health in Mexico”
2. Teresa Molina (University of Hawaii, Manoa) “Helping Children Catch Up: Early Life Shocks and the Progresa Experiment”
3. Masaru Nagashima (GRIPS)
“Pregnant in Haste? Evidence of Reproductive Behaviours in Uganda”
4. Grant Miller (Stanford University)
“Population Policy, Fertility Decline, and Sex Selection: New Evidence from China under Mao” 
5. Meng Zhao (Gakushuin University)
“Health-Related Income Gaps and the Effectiveness of Redistributive Policies in Japan”
6. Tim Halliday (University of Hawaii, Manoa) “Intergenerational Transfers of Health”
7. Hiroaki Mori (Hitotsubashi University) “Childhood Health and Lifecycle Human Capital Formation"
(Presentation in English)
 
Host/Co-host: Joint Usage and Research Center (Host) /Industry and Labor Economics Workshop/Center for Research on Contemporary Economic Systems/Economic Development Seminar/CEI Seminar/International Seminar
 
Organizers: Chiaki Moriguchi(IER)、Ryo Kambayashi(IER)、Hiroaki Mori(Faculty of Economics)and Yutaka Arimoto(IER)

No.31, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop

March 2nd (Fri) 10:45-12:15
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Pierre van der Eng (Australian National University) 
Title:"The Biological Standard of Living in Indonesia during the 20th Century: Evidence from the Age at Menarche"
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Kazuya Masuda [IER], Yutaka Arimoto [IER]
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop 

No.30, HIAS Seminar/Economic Development Workshop/CEI Seminar

February 23rd (Fri) 10:45-12:15
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Janet Hunter (London School of Economics and Political Science)
Title:"Destruction, tariff suspension and regional rivalry: the Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923 and Japan’s international trade"
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Taiji Furusawa [Graduate School of Economics], Chiaki Moriguchi [IER], Yutaka Arimoto [IER]
Sponsored by: HIAS
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop / CEI
URL:  https://hias.hit-u.ac.jp/indico/category/6/

No.29, HIAS Seminar/Economic Development Workshop/CEI Seminar <End>

February 16th (Fri) 10:45-12:15 
Venue: Seminar Room 2, 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Debin Ma (London School of Economics and Political Science)
Title:"Ideology, Institutions and Quantitative Economic Trends in China in
1850-1950: an Overview" 
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizer: Kyoji Fukao [IER]
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop 
URL:  https://hias.hit-u.ac.jp/indico/category/6/
 

No.28, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

January 26th (Fri) 10:45-12:15 
Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Ryoji KOIKE (Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies, Bank of Japan)
Title:「1940年代の家計消費の補間」
(Presentation in Japanese)
 
Organizers: Kazuya Masuda [IER] , Yukinobu Kitamura [IER] 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop 

No.27, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

January 19th (Fri) 10:45-12:15 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Yuya KUDO (Institute of Developing Economies, JETRO)
Title:"The Abandonment of Female Genital Cutting and The Long-term Adjustment of Marriage Markets: Evidence from West Africa" 
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Yutaka Arimoto [IER] 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop 

No.26, Economic Development Workshop / CEI Seminar <End>

December 22nd (Fri) 10:45-12:15 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Yu SASAKI (University of Tokyo)
Title:"Publishing Nations: Technology Acquisition and Language Standardization for European Ethnic Groups" 
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Yutaka Arimoto [IER] 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop 

No.25 , CEI Seminar / The Honorary Lecture of EACES's Director-General <End>

December 11th (Mon) 18:30-20:00 (Doors open at 18:00)
Venue: Room No. 7091, Building No. 7, Faculty of Economics, Nihon University
Speaker: Dr. Magdolna Sass (Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Economics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences / Professor, Corvinus University of Budapest)
Title:"Post-Transition Multinationals: With Special Regard to Hungary" 
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Ichiro Iwasaki [IER] , Shuichi Ikemoto [Nihon University] 
Co-sponsored by: Institute of Economic Research, Kyoto University/ Faculty of Economics, Nihon University/ Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University
 
Please register by December 5th (Tue), through contacting Professor Shuichi Ikemoto, Faculty of Economics, Nihon University (ikemoto.shuichi@nihon-u.ac.jp)  .

 

No.24, HIAS Seminar, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

December 8th (Fri) 10:45-12:15 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Stephen SUN (HIAS, Hitotsubashi University)
Title:"Seeds of American Industrialization: A New View From Economic Geography." 
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Yutaka Arimoto [IER] 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop / HIAS

No.23, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

November 24th (Fri) 10:45-12:45 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Zhao Qinghua (World Bank, USA)
Title:“Data Analysis and Development” 
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Xinxin Ma, Saumik Paul [IER], Yutaka Arimoto [IER] 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop 

No.22, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

November 10th (Fri) 10:45-12:15 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Ian Coxhead (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Title:“‘Jobless growth’ and individual earnings in a developing economy: Indonesia” 
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Saumik Paul [IER], Yutaka Arimoto [IER] 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop 

No.21, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

October 20th (Fri) 10:45-12:15 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Prachi Gupta (Asian Development Bank Institute)
Title: "Trade Related Channels of Plant-Level Productivity Growth: Role of Tariff Liberalization, Technology Spillovers and Product Variety Growth in Indian Manufacturing"  
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Saumik Paul [IER], Yutaka Arimoto [IER] 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop 

No.20, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

October 13th (Fri) 17:00-18:30
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Kseniia Gatskova (Leibniz-Institute for East and Southeast European Studies Regensburg)
Title: "Doubling Up or Moving Out? The Effect of International Labor Migration on Household Size"  
Abstract
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Kazuhiro Kumo [IER], Ichiro Iwasaki [IER] 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop 

No.19, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

October 6th (Fri) 10:45-12:15 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Sanjay Peters (Columbia University)
Title: "Infrastructure Investment as a Policy Tool to Curb Income Inequality"  
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Saumik Paul [IER], Yutaka Arimoto [IER] 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop 

No.18, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

September 12th (Tue) 10:45-12:15
 
Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Kazuo Ogawa (Kansai Gaidai University)
Title: "Inefficiency in Rice Production and Land Use: A Panel Study of Japanese Rice Farmers"
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Yutaka Arimoto / Saumik Paul
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

 

No.17 Joint Usage and Research Center Programs, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

September 8th (Fri) 10:45-12:15
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Jean-François Mignot (French National Center for Scientific Research)
Title: "Child Adoption in Western Europe, 1900-2015"
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Chiaki Moriguchi / Saumik Paul / Yutaka Arimoto
Co-sponsored by: Joint Usage and Research Center Programs / Economic Development Workshop

No.15, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

August 2nd (Wed) 16:30-18:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Lijian Sun (School of Economics, Fudan University)
Title: "Opportunities and Challenges of China’s Bond Markets —Based on an Mainland China- Hong Kong Bond Connect program"
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Xinxin Ma [IER], Saumik Paul [IER] and Yutaka Arimoto [IER]
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop 

No.14 International Seminar, CEI Seminar <End>

July 25th (Tue) 16:30-18:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room 2, 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Kim, Byung-Yeon (Seoul National University)
Title:"Social Capital and the Informal Economy during Transition"
 
Presentation in English
 
Organizers: Ichiro Iwasaki [IER]
Co-sponsored by:  International Seminar 

No.13, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

July 21st (Fri) 10:45-12:15
 
Venue:  Seminar Room 2, 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker:  Jean-Pascal Bassino, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, University of Lyon
Title: “A First Escape from Poverty in Late Medieval Japan, Evidence from Urban Real Wages (1390-1896)”(with Kyoji Fukao and Masanori Takashima)   
Presentation in English
 
Organizers: Saumik Paul [IER], Kyoji Fukao [IER], Yutaka Arimoto [IER]
 
Co-sponsored by:  Economic Development Workshop

No.12, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

July 7th (Fri) 10:45-12:15
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER *Venue has been changed.
Speaker: Rie Muraoka (Japan International Research Center for Agricultural
Sciences, JIRCAS)
Title: “Land Access, Land Rental and Food Security: Evidence from Kenya”
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Yutaka Arimoto [IER] / Saumik Paul [IER]
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

 

No.11 Industry and Labor Economics Workshop, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

June 20 (Tue) 17:00-18:30
 
Venue: Hitotsubashi University Library Conference Room (1F)
Speaker: Jamie McCasland (University of British Columbia) 
Title: “Are Small Firms Labor Constrained?   Experimental Evidence from Ghana”
 
Presentation in English
 
Organizers: Mari Tanaka[Faculty of Economics], Ryo Kambayashi[IER], Hiroaki Mori[Faculty of Economics]
Co-sponsored by:  Industry and Labor Economics Workshop / Economic Development Workshop

No.10 Joint Usage and Research Center Programs: Workshop on Family and Living Standards in Tokugawa Japan, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

June 16 (Fri)  10:00-13:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (3), 3rd Floor, IER
 
Speaker 1:  Satomi Kurosu (Reitaku University)
Title:  “Towards a Spatial Approach to Life Course in Early Modern Japan"
 
Speaker 2:  Yuzuru Kumon (UC Davis)
Title:  “Why Pre-industrial Japan So Labor Intensive?”
 
Presentation in English
 
Organizers: Chiaki Moriguchi [IER], Saumik Paul [IER], Yutaka Arimoto [IER]
Co-sponsored by: Joint Usage and Research Center Programs / Economic Development Workshop

No.9 International Seminar, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

June 8th (Thu) 16:30-18:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room 2, 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Xiaoyuan Dong (Economics Faculty, The University of Winnipeg)
Title:"How Does Unpaid Care Work Affect Women’s Opportunities and Gender Equality in China?"
 
Presentation in English
 
Organizers: Xinxin Ma [IER]、Saumik Paul [IER]、Yutaka Arimoto[IER]
Co-sponsored by:  International Seminar / Economic Development Workshop

No.7, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

May 26th (Fri) 10:45-12:15 *Time has been changed.
 
Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Johann Caro-Burnett (IDEC-Hiroshima University)
Title: "Optimal Voting Rules in International Organizations, with an Application to the United Nations"
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Saumik Paul/Yutaka Arimoto
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.6/Economic Development Workshop/Macro Money Workshop/International Seminar, CEI Seminar <End>

May 12 (Fri) 10:30-12:30
 
Venue: Conference Room, 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Abdullah Yavas (School of Business, University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Title: “Land Share, Mortgage Default, and Loan-to-Value Ratio as a Macro-Prudential Policy Tool”
 
Presentation in English
 
Organizers: Saumik Paul[IER], Yutaka Arimoto[IER], Tomohito Okabe[IER], Iichiro Uesugi[IER], Ryo Jinnai[IER]
Co-sponsored by:  Development Workshop /Macro Money Workshop/International Seminar

No.5 / Economic Development Workshop / International Seminar , CEI Seminar <End>

April 28th (Fri) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Cristiano Perugini (University of Perugia)
Title: "Austerity and Gender Inequalities in Europe in Times of Crisis"
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Saumik Paul/Yutaka Arimoto
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop / International Seminar 

No.4, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

April 14th (Fri) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Prasada Rao (The University of Queensland)
Title: "Purchasing Power Parities and Measurement of Global and Regional Inflation, Growth, Inequality and Poverty"
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Saumik Paul/Yutaka Arimoto/Kyoji Fukao
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.3, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

April 12th (Wed) 9:30-11:30
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Prasada Rao (The University of Queensland)
Title: "Measurement and Decomposition of Productivity Growth using DEA and SFA"
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Saumik Paul [IER], Yutaka Arimoto [IER], Kyoji Fukao [IER]
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.2, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

April 7th (Fri) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Prasada Rao (The University of Queensland)
Title: "Stochastic Frontier Analysis (SFA)"
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Saumik Paul [IER], Yutaka Arimoto [IER]
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.1, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

April 5th (Wed) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Prasada Rao (The University of Queensland)
Title: "Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA)"
(Presentation in English)
 
Organizers: Saumik Paul [IER], Yutaka Arimoto [IER]
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.34/Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study(HIAS), CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

March 31 (Fri) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Thomas Rawski (Professor at University of Pittsburgh/ Adjunct Professor at Hitotsubashi University)
Title: “Coal and Electricity – the Two Faces of Chinese Economic Management”
 
Presentation in English
 
Co-sponsored by:  Development Workshop /Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study(HIAS)

No.33, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

March 28th (Tue) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Mattia Fochesato (NYU Abu Dhabi)
Title: "Origins of Europe's North-South divide: Population changes, real wages and the 'Little Divergence' in Early Modern Europe"
(Presentation in English)
 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.32, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

March 27th (Mon) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Mattia Fochesato (NYU Abu Dhabi)
Title: "Technology, Institutions and Wealth Inequality in the Very Long Run" (joint with Samuel Bowles)
(Presentation in English)
 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop
Organizers: Yutaka Arimoto and Chiaki Moriguchi [IER]
 

 

No.31/Joint Usage and Research Center Programs / Hitotsubashi Lunch Seminar / Development Workshop, CEI Seminar <End>

March 15 (Wed) 12:15-13:30
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Seiro Ito (IDE-JETRO)
Title: "Evaluating the Impact of Microcredit Schemes Targeted towards the Ultra-Poor in the River Islands of Northern Bangladesh"
 
Presentation in English
 
Co-sponsored by: Joint Usage and Research Center Programs / Hitotsubashi Lunch Seminar / Development Workshop

No.30, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

March 10th (Fri) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Saumik Paul (IER) , Kyoji Fukao (IER)
Title: "The Role of Structural Transformation in Regional Productivity Growth and Convergence in Japan: 1874 - 2008" 
(Presentation in English)
 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.29/Joint Usage and Research Center Programs, past <End>

February 20 (Mon) 16:30-18:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker:  Shiko Maruyama (University of Technology Sydney)
Title: “Why Are Women Slimmer Than Men in Developed Countries?”
Presentation in English
 
Co-sponsored by:  Joint Usage and Research Center Programs

No.28, past <End>

February 17th (Fri) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Yuichiro Waki (he University of Queensland)
Title: "Fiscal Forward Guidance"  (joint with  Ippei Fujiwara)
(Presentation inEnglish)
 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.27, past <End>

February 10th (Fri) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Daichi Yamada (Hokkaido University)
Title: "Negative-Selection Migration, Human Capital Accumulation and Development Trap: Theory and Evidence"
(Presentation in Japanese only)
 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.26, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

January 30th (Mon) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Eric Schneider (London School of Economics and Political Science)
Title: "Disease and Child Growth in Industrialising Japan: Assessing Instantaneous Changes in Growth and Changes in the Growth Pattern, 1911-39" (joint with Kota Ogasawara)
 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.25, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

January 27th (Fri) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Yuki Higuchi (Nagoya City University)
Title: "Management practices, product upgrading, and enterprise survival: Evidence from randomized experiments and repeated surveys in Vietnam"
 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.24, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

January 13th (Fri) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Daichi Shimamoto (Waseda University)
Title: "Identifying and Decomposing Peer Effects in Decision-Making Using a Randomized Controlled Trial"
Presentation in English
 
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.23, CEI Seminar <End>

January 6th (Fri) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Mari Tanaka (Hitotsubashi University)
Title: "Exporting Sweatshops? Evidence from Myanmar"

Presentation in English

No.22/Joint Usage and Research Center Programs, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

December 13 (Tue) 13:00-16:00

Venue: Seminar Room 3, 3rd Floor, IER

Speaker 1:  Saumik Paul (Hitotsubashi University)
   Title : “1930-1942: Agrarian Transformation and the Famine in Bengal"
 
Spealer 2:  Mark Koyama (George Mason University)   
   Title : "Economic Shocks, Inter-Ethnic Complementarities and the Persecution of Minorities: Evidence from the Black Death” (with Noel Johnson and Remi Jebwab)
 
Speaker 3: Tuan-Hwee Sng (Singapore National University)
   Title :  "State Capacity Under Different Economic Systems” (with Yi Lu and Mona Luan)
 
Presentations in English

Co-sponsored by:  Joint Usage and Research Center Programs

No. 21, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

December 9th (Fri) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Kensuke Teshima (Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM))
Title: "Offshoring Health Risks: The Impact of the U.S. Lead Regulation on Infant Health in Mexico"

Presentation in English

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.20 /Joint Usage and Research Center Programs, CEI Seminar / Japanese Association for Chinese Economy and Management Studies <End>

November 25th (Fri) 14:30-18:20

Venue: Conference Room, 3rd Floor, IER

Speaker 1: Shi LI(Beijing Normal University)
   Title : "Wage Growth and Wage Inequality in Urban China"
 
Spealer 2: Quheng DENG(Institute of Economics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences)    
   Title : "Economic Transition and the Dynamics of Informal Employment in Urban China" 
 
Speaker 3: Go YANO(Kyoto University)
   Title : "Finance, Institutions and Innovation Activities in China"
 
Speaker 4: Xinxin MA(Hitotsubashi University)
   Title : "Industry Sectors Segmentation and Wage Gaps between Migrants and Local Urban Residents in China"

 

Program

Presentation in English

Co-sponsored by: Japanese Association for Chinese Economy and Management Studies, Joint Usage and Research Center Programs

No.19, CEI Seminar / Russian Research Center Seminar <End>

November 9th (Wed) 10:30-12:00

Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Tatiana Karabchuk (United Arab Emirates University)
Title:"Fertility and Uncertainty in Modern Russia", with Ekaterina Selezneva

Presentation in English

Co-sponsored by: Russian Research Center Seminar/International Seminar

No.18, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

October 21st (Fri) 10:30-12:00
 
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Yuan Tangjun (Fudan University)
Title: "TBA"

Presentation in Japanese

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.17 Macro Money Workshop, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

October 11th (Tue) 16:30-

Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Makoto Saito (Faculty of Economics)
Title:"On money finance in statistics and practice: A case of the Japanese national accounts during and after the World War II"

Presentation in Japanese

Co-sponsored by: Macro Money Workshop / Economic Development Workshop

No.16, past <End>

October 3rd (Mon) 13:30-15:00

Venue: Conference Room, 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Shuo Shi (China Center for Economic Studies, Fudan University)
Title:"Economic Transition and Unemployment in China: College Graduate Employment Survey Initiative in China's Household Survey Context"

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.15, past <End>

September 28th (Wed) 16:30-18:00

Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Olga Kupets (IER Visiting Faculty)
Title:"Investment in human capital in post-Soviet countries: Why are firms not training more?"

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.14, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

September 8th (Thu) 10:30-12:00

Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker:  Rasyad Parinduri (University of Nottingham, Malaysia Campus)

Title:"The effects of English as a medium of instruction on earnings: Evidence from Malaysia"

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.13, CEI Seminar / Russian Research Center Seminar <End>

August 17th (Wed) 16:30-18:00

Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Byung-Yeon Kim (Seoul National University)
Title:"The Deficiency of Competitiveness: Did Socialism Fail to Foster It?"

Co-sponsored by: Russian Research Center Seminar

No.12, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

July 29, 2016 (Fri) 14:30-16:30
Venue: Seminar Room (3), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Maria Teresa Punzi (WU Vienna University of Economics and Business)
Title:"The shortage of safe assets in the US investment portfolio: Some international evidence"

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.11, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

July 22, 2016 (Fri) 10:30-12:00
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Izumi Shirai (Japan Business History Institute)
Title: 「農作物の産地ブランド形成と地域発展--近代日本における「青森」「津軽」そして「竹館」の林檎を事例に」(presentation in Japanese only)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.10, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

July 8, 2016 (Fri) 16:30-18:00
Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Róbert Gál (Hungarian Demographic Research Institute)
Title: "Pro-Elderly Welfare States of Pro-Child Societies: Incorporating Family Cash and Time into Intergenerational Transfers Analysis"

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 9, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

July 8, 2016 (Fri) 10:30-12:00
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Masato Shizume (Waseda University)
Title: "National Banks in Japan in the Context of Free Banking"

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 8/Industry and Labor Economics Workshop, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

June 28, 2016 (Fri) 16:30-18:00
Venue: Room #118 on the 1st floor of Isono Building
Speaker: Shintaro Yamaguchi (McMaster University)
Title: "Effects of Childcare Expansion on Labor Supply and Home Production"

Co-sponsored by: Industry and Labor Economics Workshop

No. 7/Russian Research Center Seminar/International Seminar, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

June 17, 2016 (Fri) 16:30-18:30
Venue: Seminar Room 1, 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Oleksandr Talavera (University of Sheffield, UK)
Title: "Corporate Governance in China: What Do Board Members Interactions Tell Us?"

Co-sponsored by: Russian Research Center Seminar/International Seminar

No. 6, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

June 17, 2016 (Fri) 10:30-12:00
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Akinori Kitsuki (University of Minnesota)
Title: "Seasonal fluctuations in maize prices and household consumption in Zambia" (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 5, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

June 10, 2016 (Fri) 10:30-12:00
Venue: Seminar Room 2, 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Lata Gangadharan (Monash University)
Title: "Equality concerns and the limits of self-governance in heterogeneous populations"(in English)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 4, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

June 3, 2016 (Fri) 10:30-12:00
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Kenmei Tsubota (IDE-JETRO/Visiting Fellow at King's India Institute, KCL)
Title: "Partition, Independence, and Population Geography in Bengal" (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 3/HIAS Seminar, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

May 27, 2016 (Fri) 10:30-12:00
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Pushkar Maitra (Monash University)
Title: "Social Networks, Political Engagement and Public Goods Provision" (in English)

Co-sponsored by: HIAS Seminar, Economic Development Workshop

No. 2/HIAS Seminar, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

May 20, 2016 (Fri) 13:30-15:00
Venue: Room 517, Faculty Building 2
Speaker: Peter Lindert (UC Davis)
Title: "Who Could Consume More before 1914?" (in English)

Co-sponsored by: HIAS Seminar, Economic Development Workshop

No. 1/Macro-Finance Workshop, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

April 19, 2016 (Tue) 16:30-18:00
Venue: Seminar Room (1), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Kris Mitchener (University of California, Santa Clara)
Title: "Swords into Bank Shares: Finance, Conflict and Political Reform in Meiji Japan" (joint with Saumitra Jha and Masanori Takashima) (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Macro-Finance Workshop, Economic Development Workshop

No. 20, Joint Usage and Research Center Programs Seminar , CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

March 31, 2016 (Thu) 15:00-16:30
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Saumik Paul (The University of Nottingham, Malaysia Campus)
Title: "Understanding the heterogeneity of income growth across income quantiles in Japan" (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Joint Usage and Research Center Programs Seminar, Economic Development Workshop

No. 19, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

January 29, 2016 (Fri) 10:30-12:00
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Yoshito Takasaki (The University of Tokyo)
Title: "Environmental and Economic Determinations of Rain Forest Livelihood Choice: A Community-Level Analysis from Western Amazonia" (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 18, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

January 26, 2016 (Tue) 16:30-18:00
Venue: Room #118, Isono Building
Speaker: Hodaka Morita (The University of New South Wales)
Title: "Compensation and Intrinsic Motivation in Nonprofit and For-Profit Organizations" (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop, Industry and Labor Economics Workshop

No. 17, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

January 8, 2016 (Fri) 10:30-12:30
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Yuya Kudo (IDE-JETRO)
Title: "Malaria Infection and Fetal Growth during the War: Evidence from Liberia" (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 16, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

December 11, 2015 (Fri) 10:30-12:00
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Partha Sen (Delhi School of Economics)
Title: "Climate Influence on Crop Yield and its Variability in India" (with Shreekant Gupta and Saumya Verma) (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 15, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop / Japanese Association for Chinese Economy and Management Studies <End>

November 27, 2015 (Fri) 10:30-12:00
Venue: Conference Room, 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Shi Li  (Beijing Normal University)
Title: "Changes in income and wealth distibution in China" (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop, Japanese Association for Chinese Economy and Management Studies

No. 14, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

November 13, 2015 (Fri) 10:30-12:00
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Anthony Wray (Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study)
Title: "Childhood Health and Long-run Economic Opportunity in Victorian England" (joint with Krzysztof Karbownik) (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 13, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

October 30, 2015 (Fri) 10:30-12:30
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Philip Brown (The Ohio State University)
Title: "Cultivating Commons: A Very Long-term Study of Warichi Joint Landownership of Arable Land"  (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 12, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

Oct 15, 2015 (Thu) 15:30-17:30
Venue: Conference Room, 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Chenggang Xu (The University of Hong Kong)
Title: "China vs. Europe and Japan: a Comparative Institutional Analysis of China’s Institution, Its Origin and Its Evolution" (in English)

No. 11, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

October 2, 2015 (Fri) 10:30-12:00
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker:Ekaterina Selezneva (Institute for East and Southeast European Studies)
Title: "Attitudes Towards Family and Fertility in Russia: A Closer Look" (in English)

Co-sponsored by: International Seminar

No. 10, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

July 24, 2015 (Fri) 16:00-18:00
Venue: Seminar Room (3), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Menno Pradhan (VU University and University of Amsterdam)
Title: "The Impact of Expanding Access to Early Childhood Education Services in Rural Indonesia" (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 9, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

July 22, 2015 (Wed) 17:00-18:00
Venue: Conference Room, 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Anders Frederiksen (Aarhus University)
Title: "Supervisors and Performance Management Systems" (English)

Co-sponsored by: Conference on Tournament/Promotion, and Economic Development Workshop

No. 8, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

July 17, 2015 (Fri) 10:30-12:30
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Shin Kanaya (Aarhus University)
Title: "Estimating the Impact of Means-tested Subsidies under Treatment Externalities with Application to Anti-Malarial Bednets" (in English)

Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 7, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

July 3, 2015 (Fri) 10:30-12:30
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Yuya Kudo (IDE-JETRO)
Title: "Levirate Marriage and Widowhood Protection: Evidence from Rural Tanzania" (in English)
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 6, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

June 29, 2015 (Mon) 10:30-12:30
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Sau-Him Paul Lau (The University of Hong Kong)
Title: "Mortality Decline, Increased Productivity, and the Ben-Porath Mechanism" (in English)
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No. 5, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

June 5, 2015 (Fri) 10:30-12:30
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Albert Ka Tsui Cheng (National University of Singapore)
Title: "Closed-Form Approximations to Moment Values of an AR(1) Model in Unit-Root and Stationary Cases" (in English)
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.4, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

May 25, 2015 (Mon) 10:30-12:30
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Dongwoo Yoo (West Virginia University)
Title: "Labor Market Institutions and Comparative Advantage" (in English)
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.3, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

May 15, 2015 (Fri) 10:30-12:30
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Juro Teranishi (Hitotsubashi University) 
Title: Japanese title only.  See the Japanese page.  (in Japanese)
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop

No.2, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

April 24, 2015 (Fri) 10:30-12:30
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Keisuke Kawata (Hiroshima University)  
Title: "Society and the gender gap in education achievement: Evidence from sub-saharan Africa" (in English)
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development

No.1, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop <End>

April 17, 2015 (Fri) 10:30-12:30
Venue: Seminar Room (2), 3rd Floor, IER
Speaker: Takeshi Aida (GRIPS) 
Title: "Altruism or Exchange?  Experimental Evience on the Motives behind Private Transfers in Sri Lanka" (in English)
Co-sponsored by: Economic Development Workshop