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Monetary and Economic Studies


Monetary and Economic Studies is published each year, by the Bank of Japan's Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies (IMES). In line with IMES policy, the publication seeks to provide information on monetary and economic issues to the general public. Articles include research achievements by the staff and visiting scholars, and selected works from the proceedings of conferences sponsored by IMES.

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Vol.26 / December 2008

Table : Vol.26 / December 2008
Author(s) Title/Keywords Full Text (PDF)
Ippei Fujiwara, Kazuo Fukuda, Ichiro Muto, Yosuke Shigemi, Wataru Takahashi 2008 International Conference "Frontiers in Monetary Theory and Policy," Summary 109 KB
Masaaki Shirakawa 2008 International Conference "Frontiers in Monetary Theory and Policy," Opening Speech 35 KB
Bennett T. McCallum 2008 International Conference, Introductory Remarks 36 KB
John B. Taylor 2008 International Conference, The Mayekawa Lecture:The Way Back to Stability and Growth in the Global Economy 99 KB
Maurice Obstfeld 2008 International Conference, Concluding Remarks 52 KB
George W. Evans Monetary and Fiscal Policy under Learning in the Presence of a Liquidity Trap
/Adaptive learning; Monetary policy; Fiscal policy; Zero interest rate lower bound; Indeterminacy
2,125 KB
Laurence Ball Helicopter Drops and Japan's Liquidity Trap
/Helicopter drop; Liquidity trap; Deflation
357 KB
Graciela L. Kaminsky Crises and Sudden Stops:Evidence from International Bond and Syndicated-Loan Markets
/Contagion; Financial integration; Globalization; International primary issuance; Sudden stops
246 KB
Kiyohito Utsunomiya Economic Fluctuations in Japan during the Interwar Period:Re-Estimation of the LTES Personal Consumption Expenditures
/Japanese economy; Interwar period; Showa Depression; Great Depression; Personal consumption; National accounts; Deflator; Imputation
326 KB
Hiroshi Fujiki, Cheng Hsiao Aggregate and Household Demand for Money: Evidence from the Public Opinion Survey on Household Financial Assets and Liabilities
/Demand for money; Aggregation; Heterogeneity
299 KB