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IMES Discussion Paper Series 2022

IMES Discussion Paper Series (DPS) is circulated in order to stimulate discussion and comments. Views expressed in Discussion Paper Series are those of authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the Bank of Japan or the Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies.

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IMES Discussion Paper Series
No./Main Category Author(s) Title/Keywords Date Full Text (PDF)
2022-E-18/Finance Ulrike Schaede The Digital Transformation (DX) and the Financialization of Japan: A Case Study of Private Equity
/Japan; financialization; marketization; private equity; digital transformation; corporate reorganization
Dec. 13, 2022 [PDF 2,019KB]
2022-E-17/Economics Hiroyuki Kubota, Ichiro Muto, Mototsugu Shintani Monetary Policy, Labor Force Participation, and Wage Rigidity
/Labor force participation; Monetary policy; Unemployment; Wage rigidity
Nov. 11, 2022 [PDF 905KB]
2022-E-16/History Hidekatsu Kamio, Yasuko Morita Perception of the Balance of Payments and Monetary Policy in the Late 1960s: Focusing on the Bank of Japan's Viewpoint before and after the Monetary Policy Shift
/Balance of payment; Monetary policy; Responsibility of a surplus country
Nov. 11, 2022 [PDF 706KB]
2022-E-15/Economics R. Anton Braun, Daisuke Ikeda Why Aging Induces Deflation and Secular Stagnation
/Aging; Deflation; Lifecycle; Monetary policy; Portfolio choice; Secular stagnation; Tobin effect
Oct. 14, 2022 [PDF 2,513KB]
2022-E-14/Economics Toshitaka Sekine, Frank Packer, Shunichi Yoneyama Individual Trend Inflation
/Inflation forecast; Disagreement; Unobserved components model; Noisy information; Inflation target; Quantitative and qualitative monetary easing; Bank of Japan
Aug. 15, 2022 [PDF 443KB]
2022-E-13/Economics Takuji Fueki, Yutaka Soejima, Shunichi Yoneyama New Dimensions and Frontiers in Central Banking Summary of the 2022 BOJ-IMES Conference Aug. 15, 2022 [PDF 449KB]
2022-E-12/Economics Carl E. Walsh Inflation Surges and Monetary Policy
/Inflation; Monetary policy; COVID-19
July 26, 2022 [PDF 723KB]
2022-E-11/Economics Raphael Abiry, Marien Ferdinandusse, Alexander Ludwig, Carolin Nerlich Climate Change Mitigation: How Effective is Green Quantitative Easing?
/Climate Change; Integrated Assessment Model; 2-Sector Model; Green Quantitative Easing; Carbon Taxation
July 26, 2022 [PDF 1,290KB]
2022-E-10/Economics Daisuke Ikeda Digital Money as a Medium of Exchange and Monetary Policy in Open Economies
/Cryptocurrency; Monetary policy autonomy; Currency counterfeiting; Government transaction policy
July 26, 2022 [PDF 486KB]
2022-E-9/Economics Kenneth S. Rogoff Institutional Innovation and Central Bank Independence 2.0 July 26, 2022 [PDF 707KB]
2022-E-8/Finance Kensuke Fukunaga, Daisuke Miyakawa Supply Chain Network and Credit Supply
/Credit supply; supply chain network; cluster detection
May 20, 2022 [PDF 665KB]
2022-E-7/Finance Yojiro Ito, Daisuke Miyakawa Performance of Exiting Firms in Japan: An Empirical Analysis Using Exit Mode Data
/Productivity dynamics; Exit effects; Mergers
May 20, 2022 [PDF 500KB]
2022-E-6/Economics Taisuke Nakata, Takeki Sunakawa Credible Forward Guidance
/Average Inflation Targeting; Effective Lower Bound; Forward Guidance; Sustainable Plan; Time-Consistency
Apr. 20, 2022 [PDF 2,947KB]
2022-E-5/Economics Reona Hagiwara Welfare Effects of Health Insurance Reform: The Role of Elastic Medical Demand
/Copayment Increase; Price Elasticity of Medical Demand; Welfare Effects; Overlapping Generations
Apr. 20, 2022 [PDF 1,092KB]
2022-E-4/Accounting Tatsuya Kato The Effects of Corporate Governance on ESG-related Information Disclosure: Evidence from Japanese Firms
/ESG; Corporate Governance; GRI Standards; Disclosure; Machine Learning; GA2M
Apr. 20, 2022 [PDF 2,101KB]
2022-E-3/Economics Robert S. Chirinko What Went Wrong? The Puerto Rican Debt Crisis, the "Treasury Put," and the Failure of Market Discipline
/Puerto Rican debt crisis; Implicit government guarantees; Failure of market discipline
Mar. 23, 2022 [PDF 1,010KB]
2022-E-2/Economics Robert S. Chirinko, Debdulal Mallick The Return on Private Capital: Rising and Diverging
/Return on private capital; International capital allocations
Mar. 23, 2022 [PDF 884KB]
2022-E-1/Finance Ryo Aruga, Keiichi Goshima, Takashi Chiba CO2 Emissions and Corporate Performance: Japan's Evidence with Double Machine Learning
/CO2 Emissions; Corporate Performance; Double Machine Learning
Feb. 4, 2022 [PDF 684KB]