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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-13 Aug. 20, 2018 Nobuhiro Abe, Kimiaki Shinozaki Compilation of Experimental Price Indices Using Big Data and Machine Learning: A Comparative Analysis and Validity Verification of Quality Adjustments  [PDF 6,231KB]
18-E-12 Jun. 20, 2018 Sohei Kaihatsu, Maiko Koga, Tomoya Sakata, Naoko Hara Interaction between Business Cycles and Economic Growth  [PDF 471KB]
18-E-11 Jun. 15, 2018 Suguru Yamanaka, Misaki Kinoshita A structural credit risk model based on purchase order information  [PDF 1,312KB]

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-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]
17-E-5 Jul. 26, 2017 Sohei Iwai, Shingo Konaka, Marcel Hisamitsu, Hideki Nonoguchi Capital Flow Dynamics and Central Banks -- Lessons from the Asian Financial Crisis and Challenges Ahead --  [PDF 486KB]

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