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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
20-E-5 Sep. 30, 2020 Kazuhiro Hiraki, Wataru Hirata Market-based Long-term Inflation Expectations in Japan: A Refinement on Breakeven Inflation Rates  [PDF 2,492KB]
20-E-4 Jul. 20, 2020 Wataru Hirata, Toshitaka Maruyama, Tomohide Mineyama Flattening of the Wage Phillips Curve and Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity: The Japanese Experience in the 2010s  [PDF 3,781KB]
20-E-3 Jun. 19, 2020 Maiko Koga, Kohei Matsumura Marginal Propensity to Consume and the Housing Choice  [PDF 609KB]

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
20-E-6 Aug. 11, 2020 Financial Institutions' Preparedness for LIBOR Cessation and Future Actions with a Focus on the Results of the Joint Survey by the Financial Services Agency and the Bank of Japan  [PDF 571KB]
20-E-5 Aug.  3, 2020 FUKUMA Noritaka, KADOGAWA Yoichi An Overview of Algorithmic Trading in Foreign Exchange Markets and Its Impacts on Market Liquidity  [PDF 803KB]
20-E-4 Jul.  8, 2020 WASHIMI Kazuaki Recent Issues in Capital Flows -- Trends in Capital Inflows to Japan & Asia and Challenges Ahead --  [PDF 598KB]

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
19-E-3 Dec. 24, 2019 Kenji Hayashi, Hiroyuki Takano, Makoto Chiba, Yasuhiro Takamoto Summary of the Report of the Study Group on Legal Issues regarding Central Bank Digital Currency 
19-E-2 Jul.  9, 2019 Tomohide Mineyama, Wataru Hirata, Kenji Nishizaki Costs and Benefits of Inflation: A Model Analysis of Japan and the U.S. 
19-E-1 Apr. 26, 2019 Makoto Chiba, Mikari Kashima, Kenta Sekiguchi Legal Responsibility in Investment Decisions Using Algorithms and AI