HSI2016โ€”2nd Hitotsubashi Summer Institute

from Monday, 1 August 2016 (10:10) to Saturday, 6 August 2016 (16:45)
Hitotsubashi University (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
1 Aug 2016
2 Aug 2016
3 Aug 2016
4 Aug 2016
5 Aug 2016
6 Aug 2016
AM
10:10 Opening Remarks - Jota Ishikawa (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:20
Session I (until 12:40) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:20 Local Import Competition in a Lumpy Country - Alan Verne Deardorff (University of Michigan)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
11:20 --- morning break ---
11:40 Better, Faster, Stronger: Global Innovation and Trade Liberalization - Andreas Moxnes (University of Oslo)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:00
Session III (until 12:20) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:00 Scale Effects on Industrial Agglomeration? Evidence from FDI Deregulation in China and an Explanation - Yi Lu (National University of Singapore)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
11:00 --- morning break ---
11:20 Exporting Sweatshops? Evidence from Myanmar - Mari Tanaka (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
09:00
Entrepreneurship and Kaizen in Economic Development (2) (until 10:30) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
09:00 Can Efficient Provision of Business Development Services Bring Better Results for SMEs? Evidence from a Networking Project in Thailand - Aya Suzuki (University of Tokyo)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
09:45 Adoption of Management Practices in the Public Sector of Bangladesh - Yutaka Arimoto (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:30 --- morning break ---
10:45
Preferences, Entrepreneurship, and Disasters (until 12:15) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:45 Traditional and Modern India: A Comparison of Entrepreneurs in Delhi Using Experimental and Non-Experimental Data - Shunsuke Tsuda (University of Tokyo) Takashi Kurosaki (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
11:30 Disaster and Preference: A Unified Theory and Evidence from the Philippines and Japan - Yasuyuki Sawada (University of Tokyo)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
09:30
Measurement Issues (until 11:00) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
09:30 Measurement of Deflators and Real Value Added in the Service Sector - Kyoji Fukao (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:00 Identifying Tax Mimicking in Municipal Health Insurance: Evidence from a Boundary Reform - Michihito Ando (National of Population and Social Research)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:30 Measuring Output and Estimating Production Functions for Hospitals: Analysis of U.S. Data from 2004-2011 - Andrew Johnson (Texas A&M University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
11:00 --- morning break ---
11:30
Capital Formation and the Labor Market (until 13:00) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
11:30 Productivity Growth in the Retail and Personal Service Sector in Korea - Hyunbae Chun (Sogang University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
12:00 Declining Rate of Return on Capital and the Role of Intangibles in Japan - Tsutomu Miyagawa (Gakushuin University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
12:30 Dynamic Oligopoly with Financial Friction: The U.S. Airline Industry after the Deregulation (joint with Ken Onish) - Kohei Kawaguchi (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
09:30
Service Sector Productivity in Asia (until 10:30) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
09:30 Service Sector Productivity in India - Deb Kusum Das (Delhi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:00 Productivity in Malaysia - Rosmiza Rosly (MPC)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:30 --- morning break ---
11:00
Service Sector Productivity in Japan (until 12:00) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
11:00 Productivity Policy in Japan - Masayuki Morikawa (RIETI)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
11:30 Urban Business Services - Kentaro Nakajima (Tohoku University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:00
VAR Models (until 12:00) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:00 Large Time Varying Parameter VARs for Macroeconomic Forecasting - Gianni G. Amisano (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
10:40 Exchange Rate Variations and Firm Dynamics: FA-VAR Approach - Hiroshi Morita (Hosei University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
11:20 Bootstrap Inference for Impulse Response Functions in Factor-Augmented Vector Autoregressions - Yohei Yamamoto (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
PM
12:40 --- Luncheon ---
13:50
Session II (until 17:30) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
13:50 International Influences on Japanese Supply Chains - Michael Fabinger (The University of Tokyo)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
14:50 --- afternoon break I ---
15:10 Spatial Attenuation of Agglomeration Externality: Evidence from Firm-Level Data in Vietnam - Eiichi Tomiura (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
16:10 --- afternoon break II ---
16:30 Estimating Border Effects: The Impact of Spatial Aggregation - Dennis Novy (University of Warwick)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
17:30 --- Reception ---
12:20 Closing Remarks - Eiichi Tomiura (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
14:30
Management as a Technology (until 15:30) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
14:30 Management as a Technology - Nicholas Bloom (Stanford University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
15:30 --- afternoon break ---
15:45
Entrepreneurship and Kaizen in Economic Development (1) (until 18:00) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
15:45 Changing Saving and Investment Behavior: The Impact of Financial Literacy Training and Reminders on Microbusiness in Africa - Yukichi Mano (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
16:30 Short and Longer Run Impacts of Kaizen Management Training: The Case in Tanzania - Yuki Higuchi (Nagoya City University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
17:15 Impacts of Kaizen on Workers: Evidence from Central America and Caribbean Region - Go Shimada (University of Shizuoka)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
18:20 --- Reception ---
12:15 --- Luncheon ---
13:15
Disasters, Religion, and Migration (until 15:30) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
13:15 Minorities and Public Goods Provision: Evidence from Pakistan through Partition - Rinchan Ali Mirza (University of Oxford)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
14:00 Religious Fractionalization and Crimes in Disaster-Affected Communities - Masahiro Shoji (Seijo University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
14:45 Historical Migration Flows and Global Health Differences - Pablo Selaya (University of Copenhagen)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
15:30 --- afternoon break ---
15:45
Disasters, Migration, and Health (until 18:00) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
15:45 Conflict and Forced Migration: The Economic Consequences of Cambodian Refugees - Katsuo Kogure (Osaka University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
16:30 Disability and Poverty: Evidence from Landmine Amputees in Cambodia - Yoshito Takasaki (University of Tokyo)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
17:15 Malaria Infection and Infant Mortality during the War: Evidence from Liberia - Yuya Kudo (IDE-JETRO)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
13:00 --- Luncheon ---
14:30
Microfoundations and Productivity Policy (until 15:30) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
14:30 Education - Makiko Nakamuro (Keio University) Tomohiko Inui (Gakushuin University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
15:00 Estimation of Aggregate Demand and Supply Shocks Using Commodity Transaction Data - Naohito Abe (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
15:30 --- afternoon break ---
16:00
Service Sector Productivity in the United States, China, Taiwan, and Korea (until 18:00) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
16:00 Service Sector Productivity in the US - Mun S. Ho (Beijing, Harvard University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
16:30 Service Sector Productivity in China - Harry Wu (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
17:00 Productivity in Taiwan - Chi-Yuan Liang (National Central University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
17:30 The Productivity Analysis on Service Sector in Korea: Evidence from Industry-level Data and Firm-level Data - Keun Hee Rhee (Korea Labor Institute) Hak K. Pyo (Seoul National University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
18:10 --- Reception ---
14:30 Opening Remarks - Takashi Kano (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
14:35
Monetary Policy (until 15:55) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
14:35 Extreme Events and Optimal Monetary Policy - Jinill Kim (Korea University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
15:15 The Optimal Inflation Target under the Output-Inflation Trade-off - Yunjoing Eo (University of Sydney)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
15:55 --- afternoon break ---
16:10
Expectations and Survey Date (until 17:30) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
16:10 The Role of Sectoral Confidence Surveys in Nowcasting GDP - Naoko Hara (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
16:50 Extracting Fiscal Policy Expectations from Daily Stock Returns - Etsuro Shioji (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
17:50 --- Reception ---
12:00 --- Luncheon ---
13:10
Macroeconomic Models (until 15:10) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
13:10 Exchange Rate Volatility and Endogenous Productivity - Pablo A. Guerron (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia / Boston College)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
13:50 Trend Inflation and Exchange Rate Dynamics: A New Keynesian Approach - Takashi Kano (Hiotsubasi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
14:30 Financial Frictions, Trends, and the Great Recession - Ryo Jinnai (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
15:10 --- afternoon break ---
15:25
New Keynesian Philips Curve (until 16:45) (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
15:25 New Keynesian Philips Curve with Time Varying Parameters - Kuo-Hsuan Chin (Feng Chia University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)
16:05 Trend Inflation and Evolving Inflation Dynamics: A Bayesian GMM Investigation of the Generalized New Keynesian Philips Curve - Yasufumi Gemma (Hitotsubashi University)   (Sano Shoin, 1F-Conference Room - Sano Shoin Hall)