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Bank of Japan Working Paper Series, Review Series, and Research Laboratory Series

The latest releases of Bank of Japan Working Paper Series, Bank of Japan Review Series, and Bank of Japan Research Laboratory Series.

Bank of Japan Working Paper Series

The Bank of Japan Working Paper Series is a compilation of the results of research activities of the Bank's staff and outside researchers. The Bank's intention in introducing the series is to welcome a wide range of comments from research institutes and researchers in Japan and abroad.

Table : Bank of Japan Working Paper Series
No. Date Author Title Full Text
18-E-19 Nov. 13, 2018 Tomoyuki Iida, Kanako Shoji, Shunichi Yoneyama What Drives China's Growth? Evidence from Micro-level Data  [PDF 328KB]
18-E-18 Nov.  7, 2018 Kyosuke Chikamatsu, Naohisa Hirakata, Yosuke Kido, Kazuki Otaka Nowcasting Japanese GDPs  [PDF 603KB]
18-E-15 Oct. 29, 2018 Yosuke Uno, Saori Naganuma, Naoko Hara New Facts about Firms' Inflation Expectations: Short- versus Long-Term Inflation Expectations  [PDF 158KB]

Bank of Japan Review Series

The Bank of Japan Review Series explains recent economic and financial topics in a plain and concise manner for a wide range of readers.

Table : Bank of Japan Review Series
No. Date Author Title Full Text
18-E-2 Oct. 24, 2018 Kaori Saito, Kazunori Hiyama, Kyosuke Shiotani International Comparison of the BIS International Banking Statistics: Estimates of the Positions Excluding Trustee Business  [PDF 301KB]
18-E-1 Apr.  5, 2018 Koki Watanabe, Kosuke Igarashi, Hiroki Inaba The recent growing momentum of private equity funds  [PDF 235KB]
17-E-7 Nov. 30, 2017 Ko Miura, Masato Higashi The Recent Increase in Dual-Income Households and Its Impact on Consumption Expenditure  [PDF 488KB]

Bank of Japan Research Laboratory Series

The Bank of Japan Research Laboratory Series explains the results of research activities of the Bank's staff and outside researchers in a plain and concise manner for a wide range of readers.

Table : Bank of Japan Research Laboratory Series
No. Date Author Title
18-E-3 Sep. 25, 2018 Yuto Iwasaki, Ichiro Muto, Mototsugu Shintani Missing Wage Inflation? Downward Wage Rigidity and the Natural Rate of Unemployment 
18-E-1 Jun. 13, 2018 Nao Sudo, Yosuke Okazaki, Yasutaka Takizuka Determinants of the Natural Rate of Interest in Japan 
18-E-2 Jun.  5, 2018 Kenta Sekiguchi, Makoto Chiba, Mikari Kashima The Securities Settlement System and Distributed Ledger Technology