Academic journal article NBER Reporter

Japan Project Meets

Academic journal article NBER Reporter

Japan Project Meets

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The NBER together with the Center on the Japanese Economy and Business, The Center for Advanced Research in Finance, the European Institute of Japanese Studies, and the Australia-Japan Research Centre held a project meeting on the Japanese economy in Tokyo on June 30-July 1. The National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies and European Institute of Japanese Studies co-sponsored the meeting. The organizers were: Jennifer Corbett, Australia-Japan Research Centre; Charles Horioka, NBER and Osaka University; Anil K Kashyap, NBER and the Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago; and David Weinstein, NBER and Columbia University. "[he following papers were discussed:

* Rasmus Fatum, University of Alberta, "Official Japanese Intervention in the JPY/USD Exchange Rate Market: Is it Effective and Through Which Channel Does it Work?"

Ashish Arora, Duke University; Lee G. Branstetter, Carnegie Mellon University and NBER, and Matej Drev, Carnegie Mellon University, "The Great Realignment: How the Changing Technology of Technological Change in Information Technology Affected the U.S. and Japanese IT Industries, 1983-1999"

* Tokuo Iwaisako, Ministry of Finance, and Keiko Okada, Hosei University, "Understanding the Decline in the Japanese Saving Rate in the New Millennium"

Gil S. …

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