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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-2 Apr. 13, 2017 Kosuke Aoki, Naoko Hara, Maiko Koga Structural Reforms, Innovation and Economic Growth  [PDF 632KB]
17-E-1 Jan. 12, 2017 Naohisa Hirakata, Yosuke Kido, Jie Liang Thum Empirical Evidence on "Systemic as a Herd": The Case of Japanese Regional Banks  [PDF 442KB]
16-E-19 Dec. 27, 2016 Advanced Lending Operations and Credit Risk Assessment Using Purchase Order Information  [PDF 1,035KB]

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-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]
16-E-14 Oct. 31, 2016 Shortening the Settlement Cycle of JGBs to T+1  [PDF 243KB]

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))