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No.27, CEI Seminar / Economic Development Workshop

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

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

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

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