Hiroshi Fujiki, "The Structure of Rice Production in Japan
and Taiwan," December, 1997.
No.476 Hiroshi Fujiki "Japanese
Money Demand: Evidence from Regional Monthly Data," December,
No.477 Hiroshi Fujiki "A Model of
the Federal Reserve Act under the International Gold Standard
System," December, 1997.
No.478 Hiroshi Fujiki, Hiroshi Osano,
and Hirofumi Uchida "Optional Contracts for Central Banker
and Public Debt Policy," February, 1998.
No.479 Hiroshi Fujiki "Japanese
Rice Market Liberalization: A Competitive Equilibrium Approach,"
No.480 Satoshi Mizobata "Financial Relations in the Russian
Financial-industrial Groups: A Comparison of Russia and Japan,"
No.481 Akihisa Shibata "International Pollution
Control in a Two-Country Endogenous Growth Model," May,
No.482 Koichi Futagami and Akihisa Shibata "Growth Effects
of Bubbles in an Endogenous Growth Model," June, 1998.
No.483 Akira Okada "Social Development Promoted by Cooperation:
A Simple Game Model," July, 1998.
No.484 Futoshi K. Yamauchi "Learning and Investments in
Human Capital: Empirical Identification of Social Learning in
Schooling Investments in a Dynamic Context," July, 1998.
No.485 Futoshi K. Yamauchi, "Learning, Investment Volatility
and the Distribution of Income: Do Production Shocks Exaggerate
or Mitigate Volatility and Inequality?" July, 1998.
No.486 Futoshi K. Yamauchi "Employment Risks and Portfolio
Labor Allocation in Low-Income Countries: Evidence from Rural
India," August, 1998.
No.487 Yoshihisa Suzuki "GARCH and Regime Switching Models:
An Investigation of Volatility Persistence in U.S. Interest
Rates," September, 1998.
No.488 Futoshi K. Yamauchi "Does Inequality of Labor Earnings
Emerge in Young Days or Later?: Labor Earnings Dynamics and
Learning about Individual Ability in Heterogeneous and Homogeneous
Societies," December, 1998.
No.489 Ling Qi "On Deardorff 's Condition for Factor Price
Equalization in the Two-Factor Case," December, 1998.
No.490 Koichi Futagami and Akihisa Shibata "Welfare Effects
of Bubbles in an Endogenous Growth Model," January, 1999.
No.491 Akira Okada and Arno Riedl "Inefficiency and Social
Exclusion in a Coalition Formation Game: Experimental Evidence,"
No.492 A.K. Kantarbayeva, U.E. Shukeyev and T. Tsukatani "Enterpreneurial
Environment in Kazakhstan: Elimination of the Existing Barriers,"
No.493 Masahisa Fujita and Tomoya Mori "A Flying Geese
Model of Economic Development and Integration: Evolution of
International Economy a la East Asia," February, 1999.
No.494 Satoshi Mizobata "Russia's Financial Crisis and
Banking Sector Reorganization," March, 1999.
No.495 Akira Okada "A Cooperative Game Analysis of CO2
Emission Permits Trading: Evaluating Initial Allocation Rules,"
No.496 Kimio Morimune and Mitsuru Nakagawa "Power Comparisons
of the Discontinuous Trend Unit Roots Tests," March, 1999.
No.497 Akira Okada and Arno Riedl "When Culture does not
Matter. Experimental Evidence from Coalition Formation Ultimatum
Games in Austria and Japan, " April 1999.
No.498 Futoshi K. Yamauchi and Guillermo Abdel Musik "Learning,
Catch-up and the Spillover of Information: Evidence from Foreign
Automobile Makers in Mexico," May 1999.
No.499 Harrison Cheng "Efficiency and Agency Costs in Repeated
Team Agency,"June 1999.
No.500 Kenn Ariga, Yasushi Ohkusa and Kiyohiko G, Nishimura
"Determinations of Individual Firm Mark-up in Japan:Market
Concentration, Market Share and FTC's Regulations,"July
No.501 Hitoshi Matushima "The Role of Mobility among Regions
in Coordination,"July 1999.
No.502 Jess Benhabib and Kazuo Nishimura "Indeterminacy
Under Constant Returns to Scale in Multisector Economics,"
No.503 Harrison Cheng "Optimal Collusive Oligopolies with
Moral Hazard," August 1999.
No.504 Almaz T. Mustafin "A Bottleneck Principle For Techno-Metabolic
Chains," September 1999.
No.505 Akira Okada "The Efficiency Principle in Noncooperative
Coalitional Bargaining," October 1999.
No.506 Hyun Park and Apostolis Philippopoulos "On the Dynamics
of Government Service, Taxes and Economic Growth," Augusst
No.507 Hyun Park "Consumption and R&D Growth with International
Differences in Technology," July 1999.
No.508 Akiomi Kitagawa and Akihisa Shibata "Long Gestation
as a Source of Endogenous Cycles," October 1999.
No.509 Masahisa Fujita and Nobuaki Hamaguchi "Intermediate
Goods and the Spatial Structure of an Economy,"
No.510 Yasutomo Murasawa "Improving
the Composite Indices of Business Cycles by Minimum Distance
Factor Analysis,"February 2000.
No.511 Hiroshi Osano "Managerial Compensation Contract
and Bank Bailout Policy," January 2000.
No.512 Tomoya Mori and Alessandro Turrini
"Skills, Agglomeration, and Segmentation," February
No.513 Futoshi Yamauchi K. "Labor Earnings Inequality and
Learning about Individual Ability: Theory and Evidence from
Japan and the United States,"March 2000.
No.514 Shen Xiaoyue and Tsuneo Tsukatani "Overview of Policy
and Measure on Energy and Environmental Protection in Japan,"
No.515 Umirzak Sultangazin and Tsuneo Tsukatani "Some Problems
of Sustainable Development and Their Information Support,"March
No.516 Kenn Ariga, Kenji Matsui, and Makoto Watanabe "Hot
and Spicy: Ups and Downs on the Price Floor and Ceiling at Japanese
No.517 Toru Hokari and Ozgur Kibris "Consistency,
Converse Consistency, and Aspirations in Coalitional Games,"August
2000. (Revised:January 2001)
No.518 Roberto S. Mariano and Yasutomo
Murasawa "A New Coincident Index of Business Cycles Based
on Monthly and Quarterly Series,"August 2000.
No.519 Norimichi Matsueda Koichi Futagami and Akihisa Shibata
"Environmental Transfers Against Global Warming: A Credit-based
Program," September 2000.
No.520 Philip Hanson "Barriers to Long-Run Growth in Russia,"
No.521 Masahisa Fujita "Thunen and
the New Economic Geography,"September 2000.
No.522 Masahisa Fujita and Jacques-Francois Thisse "Agglomeration
and Market Interaction." November 2000.
No.523 Satoshi Mizobata "Lessons from The Russian Transformation
In the Yeltsin Era," March 2001.
No.524 Satoshi Mizobata "Financial Moral Hazard and Restructuring
in Russia after the Financial Crisis,"March 2001.
No.525 Taehun Jung, Yuki Teranishi,and
Tsutomu Watanabe "Zero bound on nominal interest rates
and optimal monetary policy,"March 2001.
No.526 Tsuneo Tsukatani, Kristina N. Toderich, and Umirzak M.
Sultangazin "Daily Water Flow Database from Aral Sea Basin."
No.527 Tsuneo Tsukatani and Yukio Katayama "Water Quality
of Zerafshan River Basins." March 2001.
No.528 Toshiaki Tachibanaki and Yukiko Yokoyama "The Estimation
of the Incidence of Employer Contributions to Social Security
in Japan,"May 2001.
No.529 Toshiaki Tachibanaki "Gender and Market Mechanism,"May
No.530 Engelbert J. Dockner and Kazuo Nishimura "Capital
Accumulation in a Dynamic Game Model with Convex-Concave Production,"July
No.531 Masahisa Fujita and Jacques Thisse "Agglomeration
and Growth with Migration and Knowledge Externalities,"September
No.532 Tomoya Mori and Koji Nishikimi
"Self-Organization in the Spatial Economy: Size, Location
and Specialization of Cities,"September 2001.
No.533 Toderich K. N., Tsukatani T., Goldshtein R. I., Aparin
V.BAshurmetov A. A. "Conservation and Regeneration of Arid/Saline
Lands of Ecological System Development in Kyzylkum Desert,"October
No.534 Maria Montero and Akira Okada
"Riskless versus Risky Bargaining Procedures: The Aumann-Roth
Controversy Revisited,"November 2001.
No.535 Kenn Ariga "Horizontal Transfer, Vertical Promotion
and Evolution of Firm Organization,"November 2001.
No.536 Toshimasa Maruta and Akira Okada
"Stochastic Stability of Group Formation in Collective
Action Games,"December 2001.
No.537 David Flath "The Japanese Distribution Sector
in Economic Perspective: The Large Store Law and Retail Density,"December
No.538 David Flath "Distribution Keiretsu, FDI and Import
Penetration in Japan,"December 2001.
No.539 Jan Vecer "New Pricing of Asian Options,"May
No.540 Toshiaki Tachibanaki and Tomohiko Takeuchi "Treatment
of Hawks and Doves," January 2002.
No.541 David Flath "Taxicab Regulation in Japan,"
No.542 Kenn Ariga and Kenji Matsui "Mismeasurement of CPI,"
No.543 Takeaki Kariya, Stanley R. Pliska, Fumiaki Ushiyama "A
3-factor Valuation Model for Mortgage-Backed Securities(MBS),"
No.544 Takeaki Kariya "Valuation of a Default Swap Option,"
No.545 Takeaki Kariya "Financial Engineering and the Japanese
Financial Innovations -Toward Finanssurance-," March 2002.
No.546 Keiichi Hori and Hiroshi Osano
"Financial Relations between Banks and Firms: New Evidence
from Japanese Data," May 2002.
No.547 Takeaki Kariya, Hidenori Ohara, Tomoaki Honkawa "A
Dynamic Discounted Cash Flow Method for Valuation of an Office
Building1," April 2002.
No.548 John Stahurski "Stochastic Growth with Increasing
Returns : Stability and Path Dependence," August 2002.
No.549 Satoshi Mizobata "Economic Transformation in Estonia
: Impact on the Transformation of the Russian Minority Problem,"
No.550 KANDORI Michihiro "The Erosion and Sustainability
of Norms and Morale," September 2002.
No.551 Tomoya Mori, Koji Nishikimi and
Tony E. Smith "Some Empirical Regularities of Spatial Economies
: A Relationship between Industrial Location and City Size,"
No.552 Toderich, K.N., Tsukatani, T.,
Black, C.C., Takabe, K.N., Katayama, Y. "Adaptations of
Plants to Metal/Salt Contained Environments: Glandlar Structure
and Salt Excretion," September 2002.
No.553 Toderich, K.N., Tsukatani, T.,
Mardonov B.K., Gus Gintzburger, Zemtsova O.Y., Tsukervanik E..S.,
Shuyskaya E..V. "Water Quality, Cropping and Small Rumminants
: Future Agriculture in Dry Areas of Uzbekistan," October
No.554 Fuchinoue, H., Tsukatani, T.,
Toderich, K.N. "Afghanistan Revival : Irrigation on the
right and left banks of Amu Darya," October 2002.
No.555 Ghotbi N., Tsukatani, T. "Poppy
Fields in Afghanistan : Implications for the Development of
a Healthy Agriculture," October 2002.
No.556 Hiroshi Konno, Hayato Waki, Atsushi Yuuki. "Portfolio
Optimization under Lower Partial Risk Measures," October
No.557 Stanley R. Pliska, Kiyoshi Suzuki. "Optimal tracking
for asset allocation with fixed and proportional transaction
costs," November 2002.
No.558 Satoshi Mizobata "Lessons from Economic Transformation
: Economic Actors and their Behaviour in Russia," November
No.559 Hiroshi Osano "Managerial Bargaining Power and Board
Independence," November 2002.
No.560 Toshiaki Tachibanaki, Takeshi Mori "Decomposition
of Income Inequeality both by Professions and by Income Sources,"
No.561 Mami Kobayashi, Hiroshi Osano "Lender Liability
and Cleanup Procedure : A Comparison," December 2002.
No.562 Ghotobi N., Tsukatani T. "An
economic review of the national screening policy to prevent
thalassemia major in Iran," December 2002.
No.563 Hiroshi Osano, Mami Kobayashi "Double Moral Hazard
and Renegotiation," January 2003.
No.564 John Stachurski "Log-Linearization of Stochastic
Economic Models," January 2003.
No.565 Eiichi Miyagawa, Yasuyuki Miyahara, Tadashi Sekiguchi
"Repeated Games with Observation Costs," January 2003.
No.566 Takeaki Kariya, Yasuyuki Kato, Tomonori Uchiyama, Takashi
Suwabe "Valuation of Rental Commercial Retail Properties
: Tenant Management and Real Options," March 2003.
No.567 Junko Doi "Changes in the Industrial Structure and
Economic Growth," April 2003.
No.568 Takeaki Kariya "Weather Risk Swap Valuation,"
No.569 Masahisa Fujita and Shlomo Weber "Strategic Immigration
Policies and Welfare in Heterogeneous Countries," April
No.570 Costas Azariadis and John Stachurski "A Forward
Projection of the Cross-Country Income Distribution" May
No.571 Masahisa Fujita and Jacques-FranCois Thisse "Globalization
and the Evolution of the Supply Chain: who gains and who loses?"
No.572 Tatsuo Kinugasa "Inefficiency by a Non-Minimum Cost
Function for Gas Distribution Industry in Japan" June 2003.
No.573 Takuma Kunieda and Akihisa Shibata "Credit Constraints
and the Current Account: A Test for the Japanese Economy"
No.574 Yoshiyasu Ono and Akihisa Shibata "Time Patience
Does Not Lead to a Capital-intensive Nation" September
No.575 Takashi Unayama,
"Upward Bias in the Consumer Price Index Under the Zero
Information Economy" September
No.576 Hiroshi Osano , "Prudential Regulation and Capital
Injection under Moral Hazard in Banks and Entrepreneurs"
No.577 Chiaki Hara and Atsushi Kajii,
"On the Range of the Risk-Free Interest Rate in Incomplete
Markets" November 2003.
No.578 Takashi Unayama,"Unobservable Heterogeneity and
the Shape of the Engel Curve: Evidence from the Japanese Household
Survey Data" December 2003.
No.579 Akira Okada, "International Negotiations on Climate Change:
A Non-cooperative Game Analysis of the Kyoto
Protocol" January 2004.
No.580 Marcus Berliant
and Masahisa Fujita, "Knowledge Creation as a Square Dance
on the Hilbert Cube" January 2004.
No.581 Atsushi Kajii and Takashi Ui, "Agreeable Bets with Multiple
Priors" February 2004.
No.582 Atsushi Kajii and Takashi Ui, "Trade with Heterogeneous Multiple
Priors" February 2004.
No.583 Atsushi Kajii and Takashi Ui, "Incomplete Information Games
with Multiple Priors" March 2004.
Kristina Toderich and Tsuneo Tsukatani, "A survey of land,
vegetation and irrigation systems in North
and neighboring Tajikistan" February 2004.
No.585 Kristina Toderich, Tsuneo Tsukatani and Munimjon Abbdusamatov, "Water
resources assessment, irrigation and Agricultural developments in Tajikistan"
Makoto Hanazono,"Holdup with Subsidized Investment"
Tomoya Mori, Koji Nishikimi and Tony E. Smith, "A Divergence
Statistic for Industrial Localization"
Takashi Unayama, "The Demand System and the Substitution
Bias in the CPI: Evidence from the
Japanese Household Survey Data" March 2004.
No.589 Makoto Hanazono and Huanxing Yang, "Collusion, Fluctuating
Demand, and Price Rigidity" May 2004.
No.590 Chiaki Hara and Atsushi Kajii, "Risk-Free Bond Prices in Incomplete
Markets with Recursive Utility Functions and Multiple Beliefs" May
No.591 Harrison Cheng, "Optimal Partnership Contracts: Foundation
and Duality" May 2004.
No.592 Harrison Cheng, "Optimal Auction Design with Discrete Bidding"
No.593 Tadashi Sekiguchi, "On the Negative Result in Finitely Repeated
Games with Imperfect Monitoring" June 2004.
No.594 Rafael Rob and Tadashi Sekiguchi, "Reputation and Turnover"
No.595 Masayuki Keida, Takashi Unayama and Katsunori Yamada, "Unemployment
Risk and Consumption: Can the Buffer Stock Saving Behavior Explain the
Japanese Experience?" August 2004.
No.596 Harrison Cheng and Haruo Imai, "Private Contracts and Efficiency:
An Example" August 2004.
No.597 Eiichi Miyagawa, Yasuyuki Miyahara and Tadashi Sekiguchi, "The
Folk Theorem for Repeated Games with Observation Costs" November 2004.
No.598 Masahisa Fujita and Toshitaka Gokan, "On the evolution of the spatial economy with multi-unit・multi-plant firms: the impact of IT development" November 2004.
No.599 Chiaki Hara, "Bargaining Set and Anonymous Core without the
Monotonicity Assumption" November 2004.
No.600 Haruo Imai and Naoki Watanabe, "On the Neutrality of Coalition
Formation in a Pure Bargaining Problem" December 2004.
No.601 Atsushi Kajii, Hiroyuki Kojima and Takashi Ui, "Cominimum Additive
Operators" February 2005.
No.602 Kohtaro Hitomi, Yoshinori Kawasaki, Ryo Okui and Yoshihiko Nishiyama,
"A Consistent Nonparametric Test for Causality" March 2005.
No.603 Satoshi Mizobata, "Diverging and Normalizing of Corporate Governance
in Russia" March 2005.
No.604 Masahisa Fujita and Tomoya Mori, "Frontiers of the New Economic
Geography" April 2005.
No.605 Yuichi Kimura, "Learning Own Ability and Migration of the Young:
Evidence from Thailand" July 2005.
No.606 Kristina Toderich and Tsuneo Tsukatani, "Water/Pasture Assessment
of Registan Desert (Kandahar and Helmand Provinces)" October 2005.
No.607 Jiro Akita, Haruo Imai and Hidenori Niizawa, "Ex-Post CDM Baselines,
Self-Leakage and Counterproductive CDM" October 2005.
No.608 Simon Grant and Atsushi Kajii, "Probabilistically Sophisticated
Multiple Priors." October 2005.
No.609 Chiaki Hara, "Heterogeneous Risk Attitudes in a Continuous-Time
Model" December 2005.
No.610 Leonid Kosals, "Interim outcome of the Russian transition:
clan capitalism" January 2006.
No.611 Tomoya Mori, "MONOCENTTRIC VERSUS POLYCENTRIC MODELS IN URBAN
ECONOMICS" January 2006.
No.612 Nader Ghotbi and Tsuneo Tsukatani, "Interstates Cooperation
for Irrigation of Amu Darya River Banks, Its Potential Role as a Solution
for the Poppy Problem" March 2006.
No.613 Yoshiyasu Ono and Akihisa Shibata, "Capital Income Taxation
and Specialization Patterns: Investment Tax vs. Saving Tax" March
No.614 John Stachurski, "NECESSARY AND SUFFICIENT CONDITIONS FOR STABILITY
OF FINITE STATE MARKOV CHAINS" April 2006.
No.615 John Stachurski, "COMPUTING THE DISTRIBUTIONS OF ECONOMIC MODELS
VIA SIMULATION" April 2006.
No.616 Cuong Le Van and John Stachurski, "PARAMETRIC CONTINUITY OF
STATIONARY DISTRIBUTIONS" April 2006.
No.617 Kazuo Nishimura and John Stachurski, "STOCHASTIC OPTIMAL POLICIES
WHEN THE DISCOUNT RATE VANISHES" April 2006.
No.618 John Stachurski, "CONTINUOUS STATE DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING VIA
NONEXPANSIVE APPROXIMATION" April 2006.
No.619 Toderich K.,
Tsukatani T., Abbdusamatov M., Rakhmatullaev R.,
Latipov R. and Khujanazarov T.,"A Farm in Kumsangir of Tajikistan: A Perspective of Water/land Use
along Pyandzh River" May 2006.
No.620 Chiaki Hara,
James Huang,and Christoph Kuzmics, "Representative Consumer's Risk Aversion and Efficient Risk-Sharing
Rules" May 2006.
No.621 Chiaki Hara,
James Huang,and Christoph Kuzmics, "Efficient Risk-Sharing Rules with Heterogeneous Risk Attitudes and
Background Risks" May 2006.
No.622 Shuichi Ohori, "Environmental Tax and Trade Liberalization in a Mixed Duopoly"
No.623 Jean Cavailhès, Carl Gaigné, and Jacques-François
Thisse, "Trade and the structure of cities" September 2006.
No.624 Atsushi Kajii, "Welfare Gains and Losses in Sunspot Equilibria"
No.625 Shiro Kuwahara and Akihisa Shibata, "The Role of Expectations
in a Specialization-driven Growth Model with Endogenous Technology Choice"
No.626 Ryoichi Watanabe, Masakazu Furukawa, Ryota Nakamura and Yoshiaki
Ogura, "Analysis of the Socioeconomic Difficulties Affecting the Suicide
Rate in Japan" December 2006.
No.627 Seiji Ikkatai, Daisuke Ishikawa, and Shuichi Ohori, "The Effects
of the EU ETS on Companies: Research by Conducting Interviews in European
Companies" January 2007.
No.628 Shuichi Ohori, "Dynamic environmental taxes in an international
duopoly" January 2007.
No.629 Toderich, K.N., Tsukatani, T., Petukhov, O.F., Gruthinov, V.A.,
Khujanazarov T. and Juylova E.A., "Environmental Contaminants of Asiatic
Deserts Ecosystems in relation to Plants Distribution and Structure"
No.630 Kenn Ariga,and Giorgio Brunello, "Does Secondary School Tracking Affect Performance? Evidence from
IALS" February 2007.
No.631 Atsushi Kajii, Hiroyuki Kojima, and Takashi Ui, "Coextrema Additive Operators" May 2007.