This site introduces events at HIAS GLECS (Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Studies, Research Center for Global Economic Systems).

Hayami Conference 2018

1F A, B, and C (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies )

1F A, B, and C

National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies

7-22-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-8677

Takashi Kurosaki (Hitotsubashi University), Yasuyuki Todo (Waseda University), Yoko Kijima (GRIPS), and Aya Suzuki (University of Tokyo)

Program Committee
Kazushi Takahashi (Sophia University), Tomoya Matsumoto (Otaru University of Commerce), and Yoko Kijima (GRIPS)

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research, Grant Number 18H03642

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Deadline is 9 December.

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    • 09:30 09:40
      Opening 10m
    • 09:40 11:00
      Session 1: Guest Lecture I

      Chair: Takashi Kurosaki (Hitotsubashi University)

      • 09:40
        Industrial Policy and Labour Outcome Revisited: the case of Ethiopia 1h 20m
        Speaker: Stefan Dercon (Professor of Economic Policy at the Blavatnik School of Government and the Economics Department, and a Fellow of Jesus College and Director of the Centre for the Study of African Economics, University of Oxford)
    • 11:00 11:10
      break 10m
    • 11:10 12:40
      Session 2

      Chair: Tetsushi Sonobe

      • 11:10
        Labor Market Dynamics after the Natural Disaster: Evidence from Post-tsunami Aceh Panel Data 45m

        Discussant: Seiro Ito

        Speaker: Manabu Nose
      • 11:55
        Barriers to Joining a Public Pension Program in a Developing Country 45m

        joint with Tomoaki Tanaka, Yasuyuki Sawada, Khalium Dovchinsuren

        Discussant: Stephan Litschig

        Speaker: Junichi Yamasaki
    • 12:40 13:20
      Lunch 40m
    • 13:20 15:45
      Session 3

      Chair: Kei Kajisa

      • 13:20
        The Effect of Social Interactions on Exporting Activities: Evidence from Micro, Small, and Medium-Sized Enterprises in Rural Vietnam 45m

        joint with Daichi Shimamoto, Yu Ri Kim

        Discussant: Yuki Higuchi

        Speaker: Yasuyuki Todo
      • 14:05
        A Scarce but Trustworthy Workforce? Family Labor in the Lao Textile Industry 45m

        joint with Yasuyuki Sawada

        Discussant: Yukichi Mano

        Speaker: Mari Tanaka
      • 14:50
        break 10m
      • 15:00
        Pregnant in Haste? Evidence of Reproductive Behaviors in Uganda 45m

        joint with Chikako Yamauchi

        discussant: Yuya Kudo

        Speaker: Masaru Nagashima
    • 15:45 15:55
      break 10m
    • 15:55 17:15
      Session 4: Guest Lecture II

      Chair: Yasuyuki Todo

      • 15:55
        Innovating for Female Entrepreneurs 1h 20m
        Speaker: Markus Goldstein (Lead Economist, World Bank)
    • 17:15 17:35
      Plan for JADE 20m
      Speakers: Keijiro Otsuka, Yasuyuki Todo
    • 17:35 17:45
      Closing 10m
    • 17:45 20:15
      Reception 2h 30m