March, 2007
Friday, March 30 13:00 ~ 18:00 Shin Kanaya 
University of Wisconsin
Semi-parametric Maximum-Likelihood Estimation for Diffusion Processes Joint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Keiji Nagai
Yokohama National University
Nonparametric estimation method for high-frequency observations of multivariate Ito processes
Taro Kanatani
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science,
Kyoto University
Finite Sample Analysis of Weighted Realized Covariance with Noisy
Asynchronous Observations
Kousuke Ohua
Osaka University
Test of Unbiasedness of Integrated Convariance Estimation in the Presence of Noise
Takaki Hayashi
Keio University
Nonsynchronous covariation with application to high-frequency finance
Tuesday, March 27 13:30 ~ 15:00 Tadashi Sekiguchi
Kyoto University
Policy Utility of Repeated-Game Theory Conference Room CAPS Seminar
Friday, March 23 15:30 ~ Masahisa Fujita
Kyoto University
Dynamics of Knowledge Heterogeneity and Economic Growth Shinran Kaikan (Main Hall)
Yamauchi Hall
Urban Economics Workshop
Thursday, March 22 17:00 ~ 18:30 John Geanakoplos
Yale University
Collateral and Crashes Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, March 13 13:30 ~ 15:00 Ryuji Kutuzawa
Osaka University
Empirical Analysis of Home Loan Options, Prepayment, Postponement, Etc. Conference Room CAPS Seminar
Friday, March 9 14:00 ~ 17:30 Rostislav Kapelyushnikov
Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Russian Academy of Sciences
Institute
The Russian Model of Labor Market Conference Room KIER Seminar
Nadezhda Mikheeva
Economic Development of the Russian Federation
Productive Resources, Ministry of Trade
Research Council
Prospects of Development of the Russian Far East
Wednesday, March 7 16:00 ~ 17:30 Jan Magnus Universiteit van Tilburg matrix calculus and econometrics Joint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Wednesday, March 7 16:00 ~ 18:00 Toshimori Otazawa
Tohoku University
Equilibrium Dynamics of Migration Timing Decision in Agglomeration Economies Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Martin Beckmann
Brown University
A Preview of the Economics of Knowledge and Some Spatial Theo
  February, 2007
Tuesday, February 27 13:30 ~ 15:00 Toshihiro Kodama
Kyoto University
“Findings from a Survey on the Technical Innovation Capacity of Businesses in Kyoto and Shiga” Conference Room CAPS Seminar
Thursday, February 22 17:00 ~ 18:30 Noritaka Kudoh
Hokkaido University
Polarization of Working Hours Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, February 16 16:00 ~ 17:30 Halsey Rogers
Senior Economist, World Bank
Missing in Action: Measuring and Understanding Teacher Absence in Developing Counties Joint Research Room 3
Thursday, February 15 17:00 ~ 18:30 Robert Anderson
University of California, Berkeley
Equilibrium in Continuous-Time Financial Markets: Endogenously Dynamically Complete Markets Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, February 13 16:00 ~ 17:30 Kazumi Asako
Hitotsubashi University
Imbalance Analysis of Lending Markets: Balance since the 1990s? Conference Room Macroeconomics/Economic Systems Seminar (Jointly with COE Seminar)
Tuesday, February 13 13:30 ~ 15:00 Hiroaki Maruya
Shin Kinoshita
Kyoto University
“Analysis of Visitors’ Willingness to Support the Kiyomizu Tanabata Festival” Conference Room CAPS Seminar
Friday, February 9 15:00 ~ 18:00 Ryoichi Nagahisa
Kansai University
Who lives in which jurisdiction: A jurisdiction movement model with local public goods Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Kenichi Shimomura
Kobe University
Exchange Economy Experiments
Thursday, February 8 17:00 ~ 18:30 Ofer Azar
Ben-Gurion University
Evolution of social norms with heterogeneous preferences: A general model and an application to the academic review process Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, February 7 16:30 ~ 17:30 Eiji Kurozumi
Hitotsubashi University
Asymptotic Properties of the Efficient Estimators for Cointegrating Regression Models with Serially Dependent Errors Joint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Thursday, February 1 17:00 ~ 18:30 Sunku Hahn
Yonsei University
We Do Not Care What You Did for Us after You Joined Our Company Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
 January, 2007
Friday, January 26 15:00 ~ 18:00 Hiroshi Aiura
Nagoya University / Graduate Schools
Wholesale Price Discrimination between Conventional Retailer and Electronic Retailer Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Kazuhiro Yamamoto
Osaka University
Impacts of trade on skill formation: welfare improvements accompanied by rises in inequality
Wednesday, January 24 16:00 ~ 17:30 Vladimir Ulyanov
Moscow State University
TBA Joint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Tuesday, January 23 16:30 ~ 18:00 Shuhei Aoki
University of Tokyo
Sector-level frictions and aggregate productivity Joint Research Room 3 COE Seminar
Tuesday, January 23 13:30 ~ 15:00 Seiji Ikkatai
Kyoto University
A Study of Trends in Carbon Reduction in Japanese Listed Companies (Intermediate Report) Conference Room CAPS Seminar
Thursday, January 18 18:15 ~ 19:30 Katsunori Ohta
Kyoto University
Optimal Sharing Rules in Repeated Multi-task Partnerships (joint work with Hajime Kobayashi and Tadashi Sekiguchi) Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, January 17 15:30 ~ 17:30 Yasuhiro Omori
University of Tokyo
Censored Regression with Covariate Dependent Threshold and Sample Selection Model Joint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Toshiaki Watanabe
Hitotsubashi University
Measuring, Modeling and Forecasting Realized Volatility in the Japanese Stock Market
Friday, January 12 15:00 ~ 18:00 Takanori Ida
Kyoto University
Consumer Benefits of Public Services over FTTH in Japan: Comparative Analysis of Provincial and Urban Areas by Using Mixed Logit Model Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Suminori Tokunaga
University of Tsukuba
An Empirical Analysis for Agglomeration Economies on Production in the Japanese Manufacturing Industry:Using Flexible Translog Production Function
Thursday, January 11 15:30 ~ 17:00 Takashi Kunimoto
McGill University
Genericity and Robustness of Virtual Implementation with Incomplete Information Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, January 10 17:00 ~ Masako Ueda
University of Wisconsin
Business School
Knowing Who You Are Matters: A Theory of Young Firms versus Mature Firms 8th Floor, New Economics Building
Refresh Room
COE Seminar
Tuesday, January 9 13:30 ~ 15:00 Takashi Wada
Kyoto University
How is the Labor Distribution Rate Determined? Conference Room CAPS Seminar
   December, 2006
Thursday, December 2117:00 ~ 18:30Takanori Ida
Kyoto University
SIMULTANEOUS MEASUREMENT OF TIME AND RISK PREFERENCES: STATED PREFERENCE DISCRETE CHOICE MODELING ANALYSIS DEPENDING ON SMOKING BEHAVIORConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, December 2016:00 ~ 17:30Atsushi Inoue
British Columbia University
Information in generalized method of moments estimation and entropy-based moment selectionJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Friday, December 1515:00 ~ 18:00Daisyje Oyama
Hitotsubashi University
Potential Methods in a Core-Periphery Model with Forward-Looking ExpectationsJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Yoshiki Yamagata
National Institute for Environmental Studies
Land Use Change Prediction and Network Spatial Economics Models
Thursday, December 1417:00 ~ 18:30Norio Takeoka
Ritsumeikan University
Temptation, Certainty Effect, and Diminishing Self-ControlConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, December 1316:00 ~ 17:30Azeem Shaikh
Chicago University
Inference for Partially Identified ModelsJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Tuesday, December 1213:30 ~ 15:00Ryoichi Watanabe
Kyoto University
Correlations between Health and Socioeconomic Factors and their Policy ImplicationsConference Room CAPS Seminar
Thursday, December 717:00 ~ 18:30Toshimasa Maruta
Nihon University
Multiple Stochastically Stable Equilibria in Coordination GamesConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
  November, 2006
Thursday, November 3017:00 ~ 18:30Jacek B. Krawczyk
Victoria University of Wellington
Coupled Constraint Markovian Equlibria in Dynamic Gamies of ComplianceConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, November 2813:30 ~ 15:00Hiroshi Teruyama
Kyoto University
The Aging Society and Employment ProblemsConference Room CAPS Seminar
Friday, November 1714:30 ~ 17:45Tsutomu Watanabe
Hitotsubashi University
Fiscal Policy Switching: Evidence from Japan, US, and UK100th Anniversary of Kyoto University
Clock Tower Centennial Hall
Conference Room IV
COE Seminar
Ryo Horii
Osaka University
A Non-exponential Theory of Sustained Growth
Thursday, November 1616:30 ~ 18:00Peter Robinson
LSE
Diagnostic Testing for CointegrationJoint Research Room 3 Econometrics Seminar
Wednesday, November 1517:00 ~ 19:00Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis
Social Norm of Work and Opitimality of Resource ExtinctionConference Room COE Seminar
Tuesday, November 1413:30 ~ 15:00Hiroaki Maruya
Kyoto University
Analysis of Investor Attitudes in Real Estate Securitization of Traditional Kyoto Townhouses - Appreciation for Townhouse Conservation and Investment MotivationsConference Room CAPS Seminar
Saturday, November 413:00 ~ 18:00Ritta Kosonen
Helsinki School of Economics
Finnish firms' challenges and opportunities in Northwest RussiaConference Room KIER Seminar
Vesa Rautio
Helsinki School of Economics
The economic restructuring in the Russian North: Challenges and opportunities for companies
Masahiro Tokunaga
Kansai University
Enterprise Restructuring in the Context of Urban Transition in Russia
Satoshi Mizobata
Kyoto University
Dual Aspects of the Russian Corporate Reforms
Thursday, November 217:00 ~ 18:30Christoph Kuzmics
Northwestern University
Refined Continuous Time Fictitious Play (Coauthored with Josef Hofbauer)Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
   October, 2006
Friday, October 2716:00 ~ 18:00Kiyoshi Yoneyama
Tohoku University / Graduate Schools
A Multi-City Dynamic Model of Housing Durability and Historical ValuesJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Thursday, October 2617:00 ~ 18:30Hideki Mizukami
University of Toyama
Full-Truthful Implementation in Nash EquilibriaConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, October 2413:30 ~ 15:00
ime Chang
Daisuke Ishikawa
Kyoto University
Did Banking Sector Vulnerability Influence the Business Cycle through Lending Levels?
- Analysis Using Japan Prefectural Panel Data
Conference Room CAPS Seminar
Monday, October 2315:00 ~ 18:00Jianqing Fan
Princeton University
Aggregation of Nonparametric Estimators for Volatility MatrixJoint Research Room 2 Econometrics Seminar
Friday, October 2015:00 ~ 18:00Yuichi Kitamura
Yale University
Empirical Likelihood Methods in Econometrics: Theory and PracticeJoint Research Room 3 Econometrics Seminar
Thursday, October 1917:00 ~ 18:30Naoki Yoshihara
Hitotsubashi University
Axiomatic bargaining theory on opportunity assignments (joint with Yongsheng Xu)Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, October 1816:30 ~ 18:00Yoshiyuki Ninomiya
Kyushu University
Asymptotic Theory in Structural Change Models and its Use for Model SelectionJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Friday, October 615:00 ~ 18:00Ryo Itoh
Tohoku University / Graduate Schools
Economic Development and Migration ProcessJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Jacques Thisse
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Kyoto University
Is the regulation of the transport sector always detrimental to consumers?
Thursday, October 517:00 ~ 18:30Kohei Kawamura
Nuffield college, University of Oxford
Anonymity, Equal Treatment, and Overconfidence: Constraints on Communication May Enhance Information TransmissionConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, October 315:00 ~ 16:30Toshihiro Kodama
Kyoto University
Plan for a Survey on the Technical Innovation Capacity of Businesses in the Kyoto Suburbs and Southern Shiga”Conference Room CAPS Seminar
  September, 2006
Thursday, September 2817:00 ~ 18:30Atsushi Kajii
Kyoto University
Welfare gains and losses in sunspot equilibriaConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, September 2716:00 ~ 17:30Yoichi Nishiyama
The Institute of Statistical Mathematic
A uniform CLT for martingales and non-parametric inference for L\'evy processesJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Friday, September 1515:00 ~ 18:00Kentaro Nakajima
University of Tokyo
Effects of Border Change in New Economic Geography: A Case of Postwar JapanJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Takahisa Yokoi
Tohoku University
Flypaper Effect and Spatial Interdependencies in Japanese Local Public Finances
Thursday, September 717:00 ~ 18:30Kouji Kusuda
Shiga University
A robust recursive utility under jump-diffusion informationConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
  July, 2006
Wednesday, July 2616:30 ~ 18:00Yoichi Arai
University of Tokyo
TBAJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Monday, July 2416:00 ~ 18:00Ryo Kambayashi
Hitotsubashi University
Is the Seniority Wage System Diverging from Productivity? An Empirical Study based on the Census of Manufactures and Individual Data from a Survey on Wage StructureJoint Research Room 3 KIER Seminar
Saturday, July 2213:00 ~ 18:00Atsushi Shiiba
Osaka University
Philippe Aghion and Jeremy Stein. "Growth vs. Margins: Destabilizing Consequences of Giving the Stock Market What It WantsConference Room Contract Theory Seminar
In-Uck Park
University of Bristol and Kyoto University
Glass Ceiling
Thursday, July 2017:00 ~ 18:30Katsutoshi Wakai
State University of New York
Risk Non-Separability without Force of HabitConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Sunday, July 16 ~ Monday, July 17 T. Amemiya
C. Hsiao
Recent Development in Econometric TheoryInternational Meeting Hall, Clock Tower Econometrics Seminar
Friday, July 1415:00 ~ 18:00Daisaku Yamamoto
Central Michigan University
Changes in Regional Income Disparity in Japan and the US: Focusing on Scale EffectsJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
ZHAO Wei
Zhejiang University, China
Ritsumeikan University
New Economic Geography vs. Economics of Regional Integration: Possible Combination in Analyzing the Chinese Economy in Transition
Friday, July 1414:00 ~ 17:00Stephen Fortescue
University of New South Wales University of Wales,
Business, tax and parliament under PutinConference Room KIER Seminar
Tuesday, July 1115:00 ~ 16:30Masahisa Fujita
Kyoto University
Dynamics of Innovation Fields with Endogenous Heterogeneity of PeopleConference Room CAPS Seminar
Friday, July 714:00 ~ 17:00Pierre-PhilippeCombes
GREQAM-U. of Aix Marseille
Spatial wage disparities: sorting matters!Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Thierry Mayer
University of Paris-Sud
Make trade not war?
Thursday, July 617:00 ~ 18:30In-Uck Park
University of Bristol
Dynamic Adoption, Information Lag, and Coordination Problem in the Presence of Network ExternalitiesConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Thursday, July 616:00 ~ 17:30Masao Ohgaki
Ohio State University
Real exchange rates and the properties of the variance of k-differences when k is close to the sample sizeJoint Research Room 1 COE Seminar
  June, 2006
Tuesday, June 2917:00 ~ 18:30Takuma Wajayama
Osaka University
Implementability and Axioms of Bargaining Theory (with Hideki Mizukami)Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, June 2714:00 ~ 17:00Steven Rosefielde
University of North Carolina
Flexing Muscles: Putin's Muscovy RisingJoint Research Room 1 KIER Seminar
Thursday, June 2216:00 ~ 17:00Adreas Blume
University of Pittsburgh
Osaka University
Noisy TalkConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
17:00 ~ 18:30Joe Chen
University of Tokyo
The Impact of the Corporate Leniency Program on Cartel Formation and the Cartel Price Path
Thursday, June 1517:00 ~ 18:30Hiroyuki Ozaki
Keio University
Multiple-belief rational-expectations equilibria in OLG models with ambiguityConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Thursday, June 1515:30 ~ 17:00Kenji Wada
Keio University
Heterogeneity of Consumer Behavior: Empirical Evidence from Family Income and Expenditure SurveyConference Room KIER Seminar
Tuesday, June 1315:00 ~ 16:30Rieko Ishii
Osaka University D2
Detecting Give-and-Take-based Collusion in Japanese Procurement AuctionsConference Room CAPS Seminar
Tuesday, June 614:00 ~ 17:00Philip Hanson
University of Birmingham
Russian Economic Performance and Policy: The Turn to Statism from 2003Joint Research Room 1 KIER Seminar
Thursday, June 117:00 ~ 18:30Olivier Tercieux
PSE and CNRS
Strategic Implications of (Non-)Common Priors II: Robustness of EEquilibriaConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
  May, 2006
Friday, May 2615:00 ~ 18:00Hiroaki Maruya
Kyoto University
Decay of City Centers and Commercial Districts, and New ‘Urban Function’ Leaders - The Decline of Tanabata Festivals in Commercial Districts and Comparison of Conceptual Approaches -Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Masahisa Fujita
Kyoto University
Economic Development Capitalizing on Brand Agriculture: thinking the development strategy upside down
Thursday, May 2517:00 ~ 18:30Emiko Fukuda
National Defense Academy of Japan
Cooperative investment situations: An approach from the theory of social situationsConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, May 2416:30 ~ 18:00Tatuyoshi Okimoto
Yokohama National University
Extreme quantile estimation using extreme value theoryJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Tuesday, May 2315:00 ~ 16:30Nobutoshi Kitaura
Kyoto University
Medium-Term Public Finance Estimation Using Macroeconomic Models and Issues Concerning Fiscal ReconstructionConference Room CAPS Seminar
Saturday, May 2013:00 ~ 18:00Masaki Nakabayashi
Osaka University
Hedonic prices and multitask incentivesConference Room Contract Theory Seminar
Yasunori Tamada
Keio University
Career Concern Incentives in the Market
Friday, May 1917:00 ~ 18:30Andrew Levin
Federal Reserve Board
Monetary Policy under Uncertainty in Micro-Founded Macroeconometric Models
(joint with A.Onatski,J.Williams, and N.Williams)
Joint Research Room 3 KIER Seminar
Thursday, May 1817:00 ~ 18:30Katsumasa Nishide
Kyoto University (From April)
The Impact of Correlation on Insider Trading with Information LeakageConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, May 915:00 ~ 16:30Seiji Ikkatai
Kyoto University
An Investigation of Economic Aspects of Global Warming CountermeasuresConference Room CAPS Seminar
  April, 2006
Friday, April 2816:00 ~ 18:00Toshihiro Kodama
Kyoto University
Developmental Issues for the Kyoto Cluster Viewed from an Analysis of Manufacturing SMEs - Fiscal 2005 Industrial Cluster Research ReportJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Thursday, April 2717:00 ~ 18:30Akira Okada
Hitotsubashi University
Accumulation of Public Goods and Population Change in a Voluntary Participation GameConference Room 1 Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, April 2615:30 ~ 18:00Hiroaki Ogata
Waseda University D2
Empirical Likelihood Approach for Non-Gaussian Vector Stationary Processes and Its Application to Minimum Contrast EstimationJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Naoya Sueishi
Kyoto University D3
On the asymptotic efficiency of quasi-likelihood estimator
LIU Qing FENG
Kyoto University D3
TBA
Tuesday, April 2515:00 ~ 16:30Shin Kinoshita
Industry-Government-Academia Collaboration Faculty
Empirical Analysis of the Effects of Electricity Deregulation on Electric Company Capital InvestmentConference Room CAPS Seminar
Thursday, April 2017:00 ~ 18:30Noriaki Matsushima
Kobe University
Vertical mergers and product differentiation

Conference Room

Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, April 1415:00 ~ 18:00Yusuke Teraji
Kyoto University / Graduate Schools
An Economic Analysis of Municipal Consolidation with Heterogeneous PreferenceJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Mine Imura
Kyoto University
Three-Region Model of Industrial Specialization and Trade
Tuesday, April 1115:00 ~ 16:30Toshihiro Kodama
Kyoto University
Summary of Fiscal 2005 Urban Cluster Research - Based on Potentials for Use in Economic TheoryConference Room CAPS Seminar
Thursday, April 617:00 ~ 18:30Tomonori Inoue
Project Director, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Linearly Continuous Preferences and Equilibrium Analysis in a Finite Dimensional Commodity SpaceConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
  March, 2006
Thursday, March 3017:00 ~ 18:30Kenshi Taketa
Bank of Japan
Experimental Analysis on the Role of a Large Speculator in Currency CrisesConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Thursday, March 3014:00 ~ 17:00Grzegorz W. Kolodko
Academy of Entrepreneurship and Management, Warsaw, Poland
The Polish Transition Process. The Regional and Global Context.Conference Room KIER Seminar
Tuesday, March 2815:00 ~ 16:30Masayuki Nakagawa
Nihon University
(Provisional title) “Methods for Supplying Public Revenues from the Private Sector (Case study of Marunouchi cafés)Joint Research Room 3 CAPS Seminar
Friday, March 2415:00 ~ 18:00Kazunobu Hayakawa
Keio University
Home Bias for Intermediate and Finished Goods: Evidence from East AsiaJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Hiroki Kondo
Shinshu University
Economic Geography and the Strategic Provision of Public Infrastructure
Thursday, March 1617:00 ~ 18:30Koichi Suga
Waseda University
“Conditional Veto Powers on Social Choice Rules” (Coauthored with Ryoichi Nagahisa (Kansai University))Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, March 1516:00 ~ 18:00Toshio Honda
Hitotsubashi University
Nonparametric least absolute deviation regression for long-range dependent processesJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Sunday, March 5 ~ Tuesday, March 714:00, March 5 ~ 16:20, March 7Satoru Morita
Shizuoka University and others
Spatial Enhancement of Cooperation in Snowdrift Game, Etc.Shinran Kaikan, Kyoto University Hitotsubashi University/Kyoto University Game Theory Workshop
Friday, March 315:00 ~ 18:00Takatoshi Tabushi
University of Tokyo
Central Place Theory and New Economic Geography Models (Coauthored with J.-F. Thisse)Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Takahiro Akita
International University
Geographic Concentration of Manufacturing Industries in Japan: Testing Hypotheses of New Economic Geography
Thursday, March 216:00 ~ 17:10Toshiki Honda
Hitotsubashi University
Efficient risk-sharing rules and security market equilibriumConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
17:20 ~ 18:20Kazuhiko Ohashi
Hitotsubashi University
A structural model of electricity price spikes and its applications
  February, 2006
Friday, February 2415:00 ~ 18:00Zeng Dao-zhi
Kagawa University
New Economic Geography with Heterogeneous Preferences: An Explanation of SegregationJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Koumei Sasaki
Tohoku University
Effects of Chinese Home Ownership Policy on Urban Spatial Structure and Social Welfare
Thursday, February 2317:00 ~ 18:30Mayumi Horie
Osaka University of Economics
A Unified Characterization of Conditioning Rules for Multiple PriorsConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, February 1713:00 ~ 14:30Ichiro Iwasaki
Hitotsubashi University
Prospects for Research on Russian Corporate GovernanceConference Room KIER Seminar
14:30 ~ 17:00Enterprise Restructuring and Corporate Governance in Russia: A Quantitative Survey
Thursday, February 1617:00 ~ 18:30Yuichi Yamamoto
Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo
A Belief-Free Review Strategy in Repeated Games with Private MonitoringConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, February 1415:00 ~ 16:30Daisuke Ishikawa
Kyoto University
Has the Credit Crunch Occurred in Japan in the 1990s? (Coauthored with Yoshiro Tsutsui)Joint Research Room 3 CAPS Seminar
Thursday, February 915:30 ~ 17:00Ryuichiro Ishikawa
University of Tsukuba
Revision of Beliefs with Perceived ExperiencesConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Thursday, February 216:00 ~ 17:30Ayako Kondo
Columbia University Graduate Program in Economics
Does the First Job Really Matter? State Dependency in Employment Status in JapanJoint Research Room 3
Wednesday, February 116:00 ~ 18:00Eiji Kurozumi
Hitotsubashi University
Point optimal test for cointegration with unknown variance-covariance matrixJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
  January, 2006
Monday, January 3016:15 ~ 18:30Ikuo Ishibashi
Aoyama Gakuin University
Collusive Behaviors under a Leniency ProgramJoint Research Room 3 Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Massimo Motta
European University Institute
On the anticompetitive effects of exclusive contracts
Friday, January 2716:00 ~ 18:00 Yasusada Murata
Nihon University
Intergenerational Linkages and Economic GeographyJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Friday, January 2714:00 ~ 17:30Ichiro Iwasaki
Hitotsubashi University
"Transition Strategies and Economic Growth in Central Asian Nations"
“Institutional Transition and Corrupt Behavior: An Empirical Analysis of the Former Republics of the Soviet Union"
Conference Room KIER Seminar
Tuesday, January 2415:00 ~ 16:30Seiji Ikkatai
Kyoto University
An Investigation of Economic Aspects of Global Warming CountermeasuresJoint Research Room 3 CAPS Seminar
Thursday, January 1917:00 ~ 18:30Zeng Dao-zhi
Kagawa University
Generalized Metarationalities in the graph model for conflict resolutionConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, January 1015:00 ~ 16:30Hiroaki Maruya
Kyoto University
Economic Approaches to City Center Decay in Regional CitiesJoint Research Room 3 CAPS Seminar
  December, 2005
Thursday, December 2217:00 ~ 18:30Takehito Kojima
Harvard University
Incentives and Stability in Large Two-Sided Matching MarketsConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Saturday, December 1713:00 ~ 18:00Naoki Watanabe
Hitotsubashi University
Stable Profit Sharing in Patent Licensing: General Bargaining OutcomeConference Room Contract Theory Seminar
Shinsuke Kanbe
Gakushuin University
Subjective Evaluation in the Agency Contract and the Reputation of the Principal
Friday, December 1615:00 ~ 18:00Hisaki Yamaga
University of Tsukuba
The Effects of Density and Crowding on Market Entry Behavior in Geographical SpaceJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Motohiro Sato
Hitotsubashi University, Masayoshi Hayashi Policy Research Institute
Decentralization and Open Economies
Thursday, December 1517:00 ~ 18:30Katsunori Ohta
Kobe University
Concessions before Retaliation in Trade Liberalization

Conference Room

Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, December 1315:00 ~ 16:30Ryoichi Watanabe
Kyoto University
Discussion of Socioeconomic Factors behind Suicidal BehaviorJoint Research Room 3 CAPS Seminar
Friday, December 914:00 ~ 17:00Victoria V. Golikova
State University-Higher School of Economics
Factors of Competitiveness of Russian SMEs: Evidence from A Pilot Survey in Leningrad and Ekaterinburg.

Conference Room

KIER Seminar
Ksenia Yudaeva
Center for Economic and Financial Research, Moscow
Foreign Direct Investment into Russia: A Comparative Study.
Thursday, December 817:00 ~ 18:30"Graduate Student Research Reports"
Ryosuke Ishii (Kyoto University)
Yusuke Inami (Kyoto University)
Keiichi Kawai (Kyoto University)
"The Analysis of Pre-play Communication Under Adaptive Conjectures,"
"A Buy Price in Auctions: A Relation with Bidders' Risk-Attitudes"
"On Status Quo Bias"
Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
  November, 2005
Tuesday, November 2915:00 ~ 17:00Laszlo Csaba
Central European University
The Bumpy Road to EU membership

Joint Research Room 1

KIER Seminar
Monday, November 2814:00 ~ 17:00Bernard Chavance
Paris 7, CEMI
What economic theories have learnt from post-socialist transformation?Conference Room KIER Seminar
Eric Magnin
Paris 7
Redistribution regimes of the new EU member countries and their theoretical meaning
Friday, November 2515:00 ~ 18:00Toru Naito
Kushiro Public University of Economics
Unemployment, Trans-boundary Pollution, and Environmental Policy in a Dualistic Economy (Coauthored with Hirofumi Fukuyama)Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Yasuhiro Sato
Nagoya University
Competing for capital when labor is heterogeneous (with J.-F. Thisse)
Tuesday, November 2215:00 ~ 16:30Nobutoshi Kitaura
Kyoto University
Analysis of Short-Term Results of Fiscal PolicyJoint Research Room 3 CAPS Seminar
Monday, November 2117:00 ~ 18:30Selo Imrohoroglu
University of Southern California
Elimination of social security in a dynastic frameworkConference Room COE Seminar
Friday, November 1816:30 ~ 18:00Katsuto Tanaka
Hitotsubashi University
On Wavelet AnalysisJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Thursday, November 1717:00 ~ 18:30Tadashi Sekiguchi
(Kyoto University)
Pricing of Network Goods under Dynamic Coordination FailureConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Thursday, November 1017:00 ~ 18:30Takashi Shimizu
Kansai University
A Dynamic General Equilibrium Model with Centralized Auction MarketsConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, November 815:00 ~ 16:30Toshihiro Kodama
Kyoto University
Research Project for Addressing the Future of Industrial Clusters through Empirical Analysis of TAMA AreasJoint Research Room 3 CAPS Seminar
  October, 2005
Thursday, October 2717:00 ~ 18:30Takashi Kamishigashi
Kobe University
An alternating move game with additively separable payoffs: with application to tariff setting by two large countriesConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, October 2616:00 ~ 18:00Kousuke Ohua
Osaka University
Estimation of Integrated Volatility with Noisy High Frequency Data

Joint Research Room 1

Econometrics Seminar
Thursday, October 1317:00 ~ 18:30Kristian Behrens
CORE, Universite Catholique de Louvain
Tax competition, location, and horizontal foreign direct investment (with Pierre M. Picard)Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, October 715:00 ~ 18:00Tetsuya Toyoda
The University of Tokushima
Widening Income Disparities and the Spatial Structure of Urban AreasJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Yukio Sadahiro
University of Tokyo
“Analysis of New Spatio-Temporal Data in GIS”
Thursday, October 617:00 ~ 18:30Olivier Tercieux
Guest Assistant Professor, KIER
Iterated Potential and Robustness of EquilibriaConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, October 517:00 ~ 20:30Akito Arima
Japan Science Foundation
Randomness and Regularity in the Natural WorldClock Tower Centennial Hall, Kyoto University 21st Century Center of Excellence Conference and Symposium
David Pines
ICAM, University of California
The Emergent Universe: From the Material to Socioeconomic Behavior
Kazuo Nishimura
Kyoto University
Fluctuation and Complexity in Economics
Makoto Yao
Kyoto University
Utilization of Macro-Finance Data in Markov Chain Monte Carlo Methods
Tuesday, October 413:30 ~ 15:30Seiji Ikkatai
Kyoto University
An Investigation of Economic Aspects of Global Warming CountermeasuresJoint Research Room 3 CAPS Seminar
Toshihiro Kodama
Kyoto University
Industrial Cluster Research Project (Presentation of TAMA research findings, and a reexamination of research on Kyoto and surrounding areas and Silicon Valley)
Hiroaki Maruya
Kyoto University
Public Investment Analysis and Approaches to Enterprise Disaster Prevention (Public investment levels and allocations, trends in related industries, market valuation of enterprise disaster prevention, etc.)
Nobutoshi Kitaura
Kyoto University
Medium-Term Public Finance Estimation Using Macroeconomic Models
Ryoichi Watanabe
Kyoto University
A Conceptual Framework for Suicidal Behavior, from a Socioeconomic Perspective
  September, 2005
Thursday, September 2917:00 ~ 18:30Frank Hansen
University of Copenhagen
Asset pricing under risk and uncertaintyConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Monday, September 2615:00 ~ 17:00Grigorii Isaakovich Khanin
Siberian Academy for Public Administration
Perspective of Russian EconomyConference Room KIER Seminar
Thursday, September 2217:00 ~ 18:30Toyotaka Sakai
Yokohama National University
Fair waste pricing: an axiomatic analysis to the NIMBY problemConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, September 1615:00 ~Tomoo Marukawa
University of Tokyo
The Integrated Structure of the Chinese Automotive IndustryConference Room Regular Seminars
Friday, September 215:00 ~ 18:00Junichiro Ishida
Osaka University
Outward Foreign Direct Investment in Unionized Oligopoly: Some Welfare Implications (with Noriaki Matsushima)Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Toshihiro Kodama
Kyoto University
The Role of Product Development SMEs in Industrial Cluster Formation - Empirical Research on Technology Advanced Metropolitan Areas (TAMA) -
  August, 2005
Friday, August 515:00 ~ 18:00Makoto Watanabe
Universidad Carlos III
The rise of commerce: the division of labor between production and commerce in multiple equilibriaJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Toshitaka Gokan
Kyoto University / Graduate Schools
“On the Evolution of the Spatial Economy with Multi-unit/Multi-plant Firms: The Impact of IT Development” (Coauthored with Masahisa Fujita)
Thursday, August 417:00 ~ 18:30Kiminori Matsuyama
Northwestern University
Strategic ComplementaritiesConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
  July, 2005
Thursday, July 2817:00 ~ 18:30Takashi Shibata
Kyoto University
On the pricing of corporate value under Information asymmetryConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Saturday, July 2313:00 ~ 18:00Tetsuya Shinkai
Kwansei Gakuin University
Efficient Patent PoolsJoint Research Room 1 Contract Theory Seminar
Osamu Hayashida
Osaka University of Economics
The Employment Relation and the Theory f the Arms's Length Contracting vs Authority
Thursday, July 2116:00 ~ 17:15John Wooders
University of Arizona
Auctions with a Buy PriceConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
17:15 ~ 18:30Andrew McLennan
University of Minnesota
Uniqueness of stationary equilibrium payoffs in coalitional bargaining
Wednesday, July 2016:00 ~ 18:00Shinichi Sakata
British Columbia University
Instrumental Variable Estimation Based on Conditional MedianJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Tuesday, July 1915:00 ~ 16:30Ricardo Lagos
New York University
Asset prices and liquidity in an exchange economyJoint Research Room 3 Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Thursday, July 1417:00 ~ 18:30Norio Takeoka
Doctoral Course, University of Rochester
Subjective Random Discounting and Intertemporal ChoiceConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, July 817:00 ~ 18:30Hideki Konishi
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Spending Cuts or Tax Increases? The Composition of Fiscal Adjustments as a SignalJoint Research Room 3 COE Seminar
Thursday, July 717:00 ~ 18:30Rafael Rob
University of Pennsylvania
Is Bigger Better? Customer base expansion through word of mouth reputationConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Saturday, July 213:00 ~ 16:00Steven Rosefielde
University of North Carolina
Turmoil in Russia: Sputtering Toward Fortress RussiaJoint Research Room 1 COE Seminar
  June, 2005
Thursday, June 2317:00 ~ 18:30Yasusada Murata
Nihon University
General Equilibrium Models of Monopolistic Competition: CRRA versus CARA (with Kristian Behrens (CORE))Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Thursday, June 2315:10 ~ 16:30Goro Kato
California State Polytechnic University
Relativistic t-Topos and Space-Time-MatterConference Room COE Seminar
Tuesday, June 2116:30 ~ 18:30Ryo Okui
University of Pennsylvania
The Optimal Choice of Moments in Dynamic Panel Data ModelsEconomics Seminar Room 103, Graduate Research Building Econometrics Seminar
Yasuhiro Omori
University of Yale
Minimax Estimation and Testing for Moment Condition Models via Large Deviations
Thursday, June 1617:00 ~ 18:30Tomoyuki Nakajima
Kyoto University
Optimal monetary policy with limited risk sharingConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, June 1515:00 ~ 16:00Naoya Sueishi
Kyoto University D2
Quasi-Likelihood Estimation of Stable Distributions by Method of ScoringJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
16:00 ~ 18:00Masanobu Taniguchi
Waseda University
Optimum Time Series Inference Theory based on Local Asymptotic Normality and its Applications in Econometrics and Financial Engineering
Thursday, June 917:00 ~ 18:30Makoto Watanabe
University of Essex
Charles III University of Madrid (From June 1)
Middlemen: the visible market makersConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, June 116:00 ~ 18:00Mototsugu Sintani
Vanderbilt University
Testing for a Unit Root against Transitional Autoregressive ModelsJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
  May, 2005
Thursday, May 2617:00 ~ 18:30Tatsuhiro Shichijo
Osaka Prefecture University
A METHOD OF SELLING GOODS WITH NETWORK EXTERNALITIESConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, May 2515:00 ~ 16:30Saber Elaydi
Trinity University
Lecture on Chaos and Nonlinear DynamicsConference Room COE Seminar
Monday, May 2315:30 ~ 17:30Hidehiko Ichimura
University of Tokyo
Changes in the Distribution of Male and Female Wages Accounting for Employment Composition Using BoundsConference Room Econometrics Seminar
Thursday, May 1917:00 ~ 18:30Makoto Hanazono
Kyoto University
Holdup, complementary action, and option contractsConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Mayumi Horie
Graduate School of Economics and Faculty of Economics, Kyoto University
Efficiency in Finite Coalitional Bargaining Procedures
Katsunori Yamada
Graduate School of Economics and Faculty of Economics, Kyoto University
Public versus private education in an endogenous growth model with social status
Kunio Tuyuhara
Osaka University Graduate Program in Economics
A welfare analysis of child labor; Dynamic implications
Wednesday, May 1815:10 ~ 16:30Jang-Ting Guo
University of California
Maintenance Labor and Indeterminacy under Increasing Returns to ScaleConference Room COE Seminar
Thursday, May 1217:00 ~ 18:30Kenichi Anaya
Kobe University
Rational Ignorance in Moral Hazard ProblemsConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, May 1015:00 ~ 16:00Jacek-Krawczyk
Kyoto University
Victoria University of Wellington
Numerical Solutions to Lump-Sum Pension Fund Problems That Can Yield Left-Skewed Fund Return DistributionsJoint Research Room 3 KIER Seminar
  April, 2005
Thursday, April 2817:00 ~ 18:30Akira Okada
Hitotsubashi University
A Noncooperative Approach to General n-Person Cooperative GamesConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, April 2716:30 ~ 17:45Shino Takayama
The University of Minnesota
The University of Sydney
A Dynamic Analysis of Bid-Ask Spreads with Multiple Trade SizesConference Room KIER Seminar
Thursday, April 2117:00 ~ 18:30Takeshi Momi
Doshisha University
The index of a GEI economy when the degree of incompleteness is oddConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Thursday, April 1417:00 ~ 18:30Atsumasa Kondo
Kyoto University Center of Excellence Faculty
Turnpike Properties of a Money-in-the-Utility-Function ModelConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, April 1316:00 ~ 18:00Takeshi Amamiya
Stanford University
A Note on Left CensoringJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Thursday, April 717:00 ~ 18:30Tomoyuki Nakajima
Kyoto University
Discussion about “Optimal Expectations”Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
 March, 2005
Friday, March 2515:00 ~ 18:00An Qizheng
Kyoto University / Graduate Schools
Road pricing and optimal bus service policyJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Noriko Ishikawa
Kobe University
Oligopolistic and Monopolistic Competition Unified
Thursday, March 1017:00 ~ 18:30Shigeo Muto
Tokyo Institute of Technology
The Bargaining Outcomes of Patent Licensing in the Bertrand Duopoly with Differentiated CommoditiesConference Room KIER Seminar
Wednesday, March 916:00 ~ 17:30John Stachurski
The University of Melbourne
Stability of Stochastic Optimal Growth Models: A New ApproachConference Room COE Seminar
Thursday, March 317:00 ~ 18:30Chiaki Hara
Kyoto University
Efficient Risk-Sharing Rules with Heterogeneous Risk Attitudes and Background Risks (and other topics)Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
   February, 2005
Thursday, February 2417:00 ~ 18:30Makoto Hanazono
Kyoto University
The Interaction of Formal Contracts and Relational ContractsConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Thursday, February 2415:00 ~ 17:00Yusuke Miyoshi
Saga University
The Relationship between Shareholder Complimentary Tickets and Dividends - In Terms of Business Finance and Corporate GovernanceJoint Research Room 2 KIER Seminar
Tuesday, February 2217:00 ~ 18:30Naohito Abe
Hitotsubashi University
Determination of Consumption Levels in Life Cycles: Structural Estimation of Precautionary and Life Cycle Motives”Conference Room COE Seminar
Friday, February 1815:00 ~ 18:00Nobuaki Hamaguchi
Kobe University
Skilled Labor Formation and Industrial ClustersJoint Research Room 2

 

Urban Economics Workshop
Tae-Hoon Oum
The University of British Columbia
An Analysis of Airport Pricing and Regulation in the Presence of Competition Between Full Service Airlines and Low Cost Carriers
Thursday, February 1717:00 ~ 18:30JUN, Byoung Heon
Korea University
Anti-Limit PricingConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, February 1617:00 ~ 18:00Shujiro Urata
Waseda University
Japanese Economic Strategy in Southeast AsiaConference Room COE Seminar
Thursday, February 1017:00 ~ 18:30Vladimir Petkov
Victoria University of Wellington
Markovian Payoff Allocation in Dynamic Bilateral Monopolies (joint with Jacek Krawczk)Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Monday, February 717:00 ~ 18:00Taiki Takahashi
Hokkaido University (21st Century Center of Excellence Post-Doctoral Researcher)
Recent Trends in Economic PsychologyConference Room COE Seminar
Thursday, February 317:00 ~ 18:30Takako Greve
Keio University
Trust-Building and Its Exploitation in Voluntarily Repeated Prisoner's Dilemma (joint with M. Okuno-Fujiwara and N. Suzuki)Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
  January, 2005
Thursday, January 2717:00 ~ 18:30Katsuya Takii
Osaka University
The Endogenous Growth and Decline of a FirmConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, January 2115:00 ~ 18:00Roki Iwahashi
Kyoto University / Graduate Schools
Attracting Foreign Investment: The Optimal ODA Policy “Attracting Foreign Investment: The Optimal ODA Policy with Trade Liberalization” (Coauthored with Ryusuke Ihara)Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Takamasa Iryo
Kobe University
The Departure Time Choice Problem and Congested Transport Facilities
Thursday, January 2017:00 ~ 18:30Mitsunori Noguchi
Meijo University
Equilibrium distributions with externalitiesConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
  December, 2004
Saturday, December 1815:00 ~ 17:00Tatsuhiko Kasai
Japan Institute of International Affairs
Reform of the Federal System in RussiaJoint Research Room 1 KIER Seminar
Friday, December 1715:00 ~ 18:00Yasusada Murata
Tokyo Metropolitan University
A General Equilibrium Model of Monopolistic Competition with Endogenous Mark-ups (with Kristian Behrens)Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Ryosuke Okamoto
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
Issues Concerning Construction and Operation of Airports and Harbors in Japan
Thursday, December 1617:00 ~ 18:30Makoto Shimoji
Yokohama National University
Playable Games with Observed Deviators (with Joel Watson)Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, December 817:00 ~ 18:30Hiroyuki Adachi
Toyo University
From two-sided matching problems to combinatorial auctionsJoint Research Room 2 Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
 November, 2004
Monday, November 2917:00 ~ 18:30John Hillas
University of Auckland
Some Recent Results and Examples Concerning Strategic StabilityConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, November 1916:00 ~ 17:30Alessandro Lizzeri
New York University
Storable Good MonopolyJoint Research Room 3 Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, November 1915:00 ~ 18:00Naoki Watanabe
Kyoto University / Graduate Schools
Spatial Economic Analysis of Railway CompetitionJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Toru Naito
Kushiro Public University of Economics
Technology Selection and Environmental Policy
Wednesday, November 1715:00 ~ 16:30Yoshihiro Yajima
University of Tokyo
On characterization of spectral density matrices by cross validated log likelihood criterionJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Thursday, November 1117:00 ~ 18:30Tatsuyoshi Saijyo
Osaka University
Secure Implementation: Strategy-Proof Mechanism ReconsideredConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, November 514:30 ~ 18:00Ivan Belyacz
University of Pecs

Determinants of Capital Structure of Hungarian Firms in Transition

Conference Room KIER Seminar
Iva Ozsvald
Senior Researcher, Institute of Economics, Hungarian Academy of Science
The European Model of Corporate Governance: Will Hungary Converge?
Thursday, November 417:00 ~ 18:30Takashi Ui
Yokohama National University
The Uniqueness of the Concave Potential Game Equilibrium, and its ExtensionConference Room KIER Seminar
 October, 2004
Thursday, October 2817:00 ~ 18:30Yoichi Hizen
Hokkaido University
Does a Least Preferred Candidate Win a Seat? Voting Equilibrium Under Single Nontransferable Voting, Open-List and Closed-List Proportional RepresentationConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Wednesday, October 2717:00 ~ 18:30Chongwoo Choe
University of New South Wales
Delegated Contracting and Corporate HierarchiesConference Room KIER Seminar
Wednesday, October 2716:00 ~ 18:00Keiko Yamamoto
Gifu University
Bootstrap Bandwidth and Kernel Order Selection for Density Weighted AveragesJoint Research Room 1 Econometrics Seminar
Masahiko Sagae
Gifu University
Maximum Likelihood Estimation from Local Moments
Tuesday, October 2613:30 ~ 17:30Ryvkina, R.V
National Research University-Higher School of Economics
Kolennikova O.A.
Institute of Socio-Economic Studies of Population, Russian Academy of Sciences
"The Moral Vacuum in Contemporary Russia" "Contemporary Tendencies in Sphere of Safety Population in Russia"Joint Research Room 1 KIER Seminar
Thursday, October 2117:00 ~ 18:30Atsushi Kajii
Kyoto University
“Correlations between Probabilistic Sophistication and Multiple Priors Models”Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Saturday, October 1613:00 ~ 18:00Shingo Ishiguro
Osaka University
Endogenous Diversity of OrganizationsConference Room Contract Theory Seminar
Toshihiro Matsumura
University of Tokyo
Welfare-deteriorating Leadership by State-owned Public Enterprise (joint work with Hiroaki Ino)
Friday, October 1515:00 ~ 18:00Ryo Itoh
Tohoku University / Graduate Schools
“Analysis of Regional Income Disparities Using Two Regional OLG Models”Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Yasusada Murata
Tokyo Metropolitan University
A Simple Model of Economic Geography a la Helpman-Tabuchi (with Jacques-Francois Thisse)
Thursday, October 1417:00 ~ 18:30Kazuhiro Ohnishi
Ph.D. in Economics, Osaka University
Strategic Investment in a New Mixed MarketConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Yuji Fujinaka
Kobe University
On the marginality principle in partition function form games
Friday, October 114:30 ~ 17:00Andars Hernadi
East and Southeast Asia Research Centre
What has and has not changed in the CEECs in the course of the EU's enlargement processConference Room KIER Seminar
 September, 2004
Thursday, September 3017:00 ~ 18:30Hisashi Nakamura
Chicago University / Graduate Schools
Sequential Costly State Verifications under Two-State Markov Chain ShocksConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, September 1715:00 ~ 18:00Hiroshi Aiura
Nagoya University / Graduate Schools
On Location Decision of Firms under Uncertainty about Consumers' PreferenceJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Jacques Thisse
(CORE)
Trade Costs versus Urban Costs
Thursday, September 1617:00 ~ 18:30Maki Aoyagi
Osaka University
Information Feedback in a Dynamic TournamentConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, September 1415:00 ~ 17:00Steven Rosefielde
University of North Carolina
Gorbachev's USSR: Pretense of WesternizationJoint Research Room 1 KIER Seminar
 July, 2004
Thursday, July 2917:00 ~ 18:30Shingo Ishiguro
Osaka University
Information Aggregation and Efficiency in Agency ContractsConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, July 2314:30 ~ 17:00Peter Rutland
Wesleyan University
Alternative Scenarios for Russian Economic DevelopmentConference Room Japanese Society for Comparative Economic Studies
Saturday, July 1713:00 ~ 18:00Yasuhiro Matsuda
Kyoto University
Graduate Economics Seminar Room D
Peter O. Christensen, Gerald A. Feltham and Florin Sabac, "Correlated Performance Measures in Dynamic Incentives with Limited Commitment,"2003.Conference Room Contract Theory Seminar
Yasuo Maeda
Keio University
Microeconomic Foundation of LLR from the Viewpoint of Payments
Friday, July 1617:00 ~ 18:30Shunsuke Hayashi
Doctoral Course (3rd Year), Kyoto University Graduate School of Informatics
Robust Nash Equilibria and Second-Order Cone Complementarity ProblemsJoint Research Room 3 Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Friday, July 215:00 ~ 18:00Shin-Kun Peng
(Academia Sinica)
The Industrial Agglomeration with Urban Congest CostJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Xavier Vives
(INSEAD)
Innovation and competitive pressure
 June, 2004
Thursday, June 2417:00 ~ 18:30Takashi Kunimoto
Brown University
Robust Implementation under Approximate Common KnowledgeConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Thursday, June 1717:00 ~ 18:30Norio Takeoka
University of Rochester
subjective probability over a subjective decision treeConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Monday, June 1514:20 ~ 15:50Kazuo Mino
Osaka University
Consumption Externalities and Capital Accumulation in an Overlapping Generations EconomyClock Tower Centennial Hall, Kyoto University
Conference Room III
Macroeconomics Meeting
16:00 ~ 17:30Noritaka Kudo
London School of Economics
A Model of Job and Worker Flows
Thursday, June 317:00 ~ 18:30Daisyje Oyama
Project Director, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science;
University of Tokyo; University of Wisconsin
“Perfect Foresight Dynamics”
"Monotone Methods for Equilibrium Selection under Perfect Foresight Dynamics" (with J. Hofbauer and S. Takahashi)
Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
 May, 2004
Friday, May 2816:00 ~ 18:00Kristian Behrens
(CORE)
On the location and 'lock-in' of cities: geography or transportation technology? Joint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Thursday, May 2717:00 ~ 18:30Atsushi Kajii, Makoto Hanazono and others
Kyoto University
“The Range of the Risk-Free Interest Rate in Incomplete Markets and Other Topics”Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Thursday, May 2717:00 ~ 18:00James Yorke
Maryland University
Determining the infectiousness of HIV/AIDS using mathematical modelsJoint Research Room 2 COE Seminar
Tuesday, May 2514:30 ~ 16:00Keiichi Hori
Ritsumeikan University
Network Investment and Competition with Access-to-BypassJoint Research Room 3 KIER Seminar
Thursday, May 2017:00 ~ 18:30Tadashi Sekiguchi
Kyoto University
The Folk Theorem for Repeated Games with Observation Costs (joint with Eiichi Miyagawa and Yasuyuki Miyahara)Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, May 1817:00 ~ 19:00Saber Elaydi
Trinity University
Stability of Discrete Dynamical SystemsJoint Research Room 1 COE Seminar
Saturday, May 1513:00 ~ 18:00Takuro Yamashita
Hitotsubashi University
Graduate Economics Seminar Room D
Recommendation Mechanism and Mechanism Design with Multi-Principal and Multi-AgentConference Room Contract Theory Seminar
Kenichi Anaya
Kobe University
As Close as Possible: A Solution Concept for Games with Almost Continuous Payoffs
Friday, May 1415:00 ~ 18:00Guo Peijun
Kagawa University
Urban Land Development under UncertaintyJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Buddhadeb Ghosh
(Indian Statistical Institute)
Economic growth and regional divergence in India: 1970-1996
Thursday, May 1317:00 ~ 18:30Hiroshi Uno
Osaka University Graduate Program in Economics D2
The Fundamentals of Potential GamesConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
 April, 2004
Friday, April 2315:00 ~ 18:00Vladimir Romanov
ZAO METROREKLAMA
Innovation Manager
Current Trends and Development Conditions of Russian CompaniesConference Room Japanese Society for Comparative Economic Studies
Irina Kihotsukaya
Moscow State University
Frontiers of Economic Geography Research in Russia
Friday, April 2315:30 ~ 17:00Drew Fudenberg
Harvard University
Knife edge or platear (joint with David Levine)Joint Research Room 3 Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Saturday, April 1713:00 ~ 18:00Keizo Mizuno
Kwansei Gakuin University
Inderst, R. and Wey, C "Bargaining, mergers, and technology choice in bilaterally oligopolistic industries" Rand Journal of Economics"Conference Room Contract Theory Seminar
Akira Okada
Hitotsubashi University
Recent Trends in Noncooperative n-Person Bargaining Games: Theory, Empirical Studies, Applications
Friday, April 1615:00 ~ 18:00Tomoki Nakaya
Ritsumeikan University
TBAJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Zheng Xiao-Ping
Ritsumeikan University
Public vs. Private Land Ownership and Urban Economy
Thursday, April 1517:00 ~ 18:30Akira Okada
Hitotsubashi University
Inefficiency and social exclusion in a coalition formation game: experimental evidenceConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Thursday, April 817:00 ~ 18:30Naoki Watanabe
Kyoto Institute for Economic Research
COE Research Faculty
Stable Profit Sharing in Patent Licensing: an Application of Cooperative Games with Coalition Structure (joint with Shigeo Muto(Tokyo Institute of Technology))Conference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
 March, 2004
Friday, March 1915:00 ~ 18:00Toshihiro Matsumura
University of Tokyo
Cartel Stability in a Delivered Pricing OligopolyJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Antonie Soubeyran
Aix-Marseille University
Cities as systems of chains of values
 February, 2004
Saturday, February 2814:00 ~ 17:00Leonid Yanovich Kosals
The University of Shimane
Institute of Socio-Economic Studies of Population, Russian Academy of Sciences

Market Economic Conformity and Institutional Change in Russia - In Terms of Public Sector Dynamics (Provisional title)
Conference Room Special Seminars
Friday, February 2017:00 ~ 18:30Harrison Cheng
Kyoto University
University of Southern California
Analyzing Repeated Games with Imperfect Monitoring: A New ApproachConference Room Special Seminars
Friday, February 2015:00 ~ 18:00Shinichiro Iwata,
University of Toyama
Hisaki Yamaga,
University of Tsukuba
Rental Externality, Tenure security, and Housing QualityJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Syunichi Maekawa
Meikai University
Market Selection by Suppliers in an Imperfect Real Estate Market (Selection of property registration market, negotiation market, or auction)
Thursday, February 1717:00 ~ 18:30Taiji Furusawa
Hitotsubashi University
WTO as Moral SupportConference Room Regular Seminars
Tuesday, February 1715:30 ~ 17:00Shinsuke Ikeda
Osaka University
Habit formation in an interdependent world economy
( with I. Gombi )
Joint Research Room 1 Regular Seminars
Friday, February 1315:00 ~ 16:30Souichirou Moridaira
Keio University Determining Futures Hedging Rates and Prospects
Joint Research Room 1  Research Center for Financial Engineering
Friday, February 1313:00 ~ 14:45Kenji Kamizono
Nagasaki University
Studies in Optimal Portfolio Theory (10th Session)Joint Research Room 1 Research Center for Financial Engineering
Friday, February 615:00 ~ 18:00Nishiyama Yoshihiko
Kyoto University
Statistical Theory of Rank Size Rule Regression under Pareto DistributionJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Gilles Duranton
LSE
Is theDivision of Labour Limited by the Extent of the Market? Evidence from French Cities (joint with Hubert Jayet)
Thursday, February 516:00 ~ 17:30Yasushi Iwamoto
Hitotsubashi University
"Financial and Fiscal Policy Scenarios for Getting Out of the 'Deflation Trap'"Joint Research Room 1 Special Seminars
 January, 2004
Saturday, January 2413:00 ~ 18:00Takuya Nakaizumi
Kanto Gakuin University
“Discussion of Segal and Whinston’s ‘The Mirrlees Approach to Mechanism Design with Renegotiation’ in Econometrica (2002)Conference Room Contract Theory Seminar
Katsuya Takii
Osaka University Graduate Schools
Hayek vs. New Keynesian
Friday, January 2315:00 ~ 17:00Tsuneto Yamamoto
Migrant Workers from the Countryside in China
Conference RoomRegular Seminars
Friday, January 915:30 ~ 17:00James M. Raymo
University of Wisconsin-Madison
and Keio University
Work and Health at Older Ages in JapanJoint Research Room 2 COE Seminar
Friday, January 913:00 ~ 15:00Kenji Kamizono
Nagasaki University
Studies in Optimal Portfolio Theory (9th Session)Joint Research Room 1 Research Center for Financial Engineering
 December, 2003
Saturday, December 2013:00 ~ 18:00Makoto Hanazono
Kyoto University
KIER
Holdup with Subsidized InvestmentConference Room Contract Theory Seminar
Kohei Kawamura
Nuffield Collage
University of Oxford
Voice and Anonymity within Firms
Saturday, December 2013:00 ~ 18:00Li Gan
Gifu University Graduate Schools
Financial Crises and Exchange Rate Variation Mechanisms
- A Comparative Econometric Analysis of East Asian Nations
Joint Research Room 1 Japanese Society for Comparative Economic Studies
Kasuho Yokokawa
Kyoto University Graduate Schools
Urban Economics and Local Government Finance in Russia
- Centering on Categorization of Research Trends
Satoshi Mizobata
Kyoto University
Paths of Systemic Reform in Russia
The Yukos Incident and the Impact of the Duma Election
Friday, December 1914:30 ~ 16:00Mitsunobu Miyake
Tohoku University Graduate Schools
Convergence Theorems of Willingness-to-pay and Willingness-to-acceptJoint Research Room 3 Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
Tuesday, December 1616:00 ~ 18:00Jiro Hodoshima
Nagoya City University
Asset Price Models as Stochastic Regression ModelsJoint Research Room 2 Research Center for Financial Engineering
Friday, December 1215:00 ~ 18:00Noriaki Matsushima
Shinshu University
Endogenous cost differentials, competitiveness in mixed markets, and the privatization of public enterprisesJoint Research Room 2 Urban Economics Workshop
Koji Karato
University of Toyama
Analysis of the Effects of Land Use Regulation on Building Development and Enterprise Sitin
Friday, December 1214:00 ~ 17:00Yonosuke Hara
University of Tokyo
The Path of Southeast Asian Economic Development Theory
- From Neoclassical Development Theory to Systems Oriented Development Theory
Conference Room
Friday, December 1215:00 ~ 16:30Souichirou Moridaira
Keio University
Counting Option Models and Their Applications:
Defaults, Politics and their Applications to Real Estate Derivatives
Joint Research Room 1 Research Center for Financial Engineering
Friday, December 1213:00 ~ 14:45Kenji Kamizono
Nagasaki University
Studies in Optimal Portfolio Theory (8th Session)Joint Research Room 1 Research Center for Financial Engineering
Thursday, December 1117:00 ~ 18:30John H. Nachbar
Washington University
and Osaka University
General Equilibrium Comparative Statics: Discrete Shocks in Production EconomiesConference Room Microeconomics/Game Theory Seminar
 November, 2003
Friday, November 2815:20 ~ 16:50Makoto Saitou
Hitotsubashi University
On an interaction between monetary environment and incentive compatibility: A case of dynamic insurance contractsJoint Research Room 2 Regular Seminars
Friday, November 2813:30 ~ 15:00Kazuhiro Yamamoto
Osaka University Graduate Schools
Population concentration, urbanization and demographic transitionJoint Research Room 2 Macroeconomics Meeting
Monday, November 1716:00 ~ 18:00XU Peng
Hosei University
Economic Analysis of Corporate RevitalizationConference Room Regular Seminars
Saturday, November 1515:30 ~ 17:30Shinsuke Kanbe
Gakushuin University
Trust for Leadership and the Subjective Evaluation of a SubordinateConference Room Regular Seminars
Thursday, November 1315:00 ~ 16:30Toshiaki Watanabe
Tokyo Metropolitan University
Utilization of Macro-Finance Data in Markov Chain Monte Carlo MethodsJoint Research Room 2 COE Seminar
Friday, November 715:00 ~Souichirou Moridaira
Keio University
Calculating Insurance Rates with Probability Expression FunctionsJoint Research Room 1 Research Center for Financial Engineering
Friday, November 713:00 ~ 15:00Kenji Kamizono
Nagasaki University
Studies in Optimal Portfolio Theory (7th Session)Joint Research Room 1 Research Center for Financial Engineering