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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
17-E-5 May  26, 2017 Sohei Kaihatsu, Mitsuru Katagiri, Noriyuki Shiraki Phillips Curve and Price-Change Distribution under Declining Trend Inflation  [PDF 758KB]
17-E-4 May  16, 2017 Kei Ikeda Impact of Japanese Banks' Strategic Stockholdings on their Cost of Capital  [PDF 161KB]
17-E-3 May  10, 2017 Masayuki Inui, Nao Sudo, Tomoaki Yamada Effects of Monetary Policy Shocks on Inequality in Japan  [PDF 903KB]

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
17-E-3 May  12, 2017 Mizuki Nakajo, Junnosuke Shino, Kei Imakubo Behavioral characteristics affecting household portfolio selection in Japan  [PDF 190KB]
17-E-2 Apr. 18, 2017 Kazuaki Washimi, Hiroki Inaba, Kei Imakubo International comparison of life insurers: Balance-sheet differences and their financial stability implications  [PDF 540KB]
17-E-1 Mar. 29, 2017 Makiko Inoue, Yasunori Yoshizaki, Kana Sasamoto, Kyosuke Shiotani Enhancements to the BIS International Banking Statistics and Highlights of the Results of the Statistics in Japan  [PDF 309KB]

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
17-E-4 Mar. 17, 2017 Kazutoshi Sugimura, Masaru Itatani, Masaki Bessho Scope of Rules Concerning Personal Guarantee Agreements (Report of Workshops (4)) 
17-E-3 Mar. 15, 2017 Kazutoshi Sugimura, Masaru Itatani, Masaki Bessho Scope of Re-hypothecation Regulation (Report of Workshops (3)) 
17-E-2 Mar. 10, 2017 Kazutoshi Sugimura, Masaru Itatani, Masaki Bessho Banking Business and Fund Transfer Transactions: Scope of Bank Regulation (Report of Workshops (2))