Joint Usage / Research Center
Center for Empirical Analysis on Japanese and Global Economy


The Institute has maintained a data archive, developed methods of statistical analysis, and aims to further develop as an international joint usage and research center for the advanced empirical analysis of the Japanese and global economies.

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Important Announcements

Jan 5, 2023

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (S) "Service Sector Productivity in Japan: Determinants and Policies (SSPJ)" (FY 2016-2020, Principal Investigator: Professor Kyoji Fukao) received the (A) rating in the term-of-end evaluation from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.  The rating (A) means that the results were in line with initial expectations.  

Nov 5, 2021

The Joint Usage and Research Center Programs at the Institute of Economic Research received the highest (S) rating in the term-of-end evaluation from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology following the mid-term evaluation in 2008. In addition, the Institute was newly accredited for the period from April 1, 2022 to March 31, 2028.

Dec 21, 2022

Professor Iichiro Uesugi's book, "Economics of SME Financing: Role of Financial Institutions and Role of the Government", was selected as the second-best economic book of the year in Diamond Weekly.

Dec 15, 2022

Professor Takashi Kurosaki was awarded the 2022 JER Best Article Award for The Japanese Economic Review.

Dec 8, 2022

Professor Iichiro Uesugi was awarded the 29th Zengin Foundation Award (The Zengin Foundation for Studies on Economics and Finance).

Nov 9, 2022

We published the Economic Research Series, volume 48.
Yukinobu Kitamura "Quest for Good Money: Past, Present and Future"

Nov 4, 2022

Professor Iichiro Uesugi was awarded the 65th Nikkei Prize for Excellent Books in Economic Science for his book titled "Economics of SME Financing: Role of Financial Institutions and Role of the Government".

21
Feb
08:50
HSI2022-8th Hitotsubashi Summer Institute_ Macro- and Financial Econometrics

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21
Feb
10:45
Hybrid Seminar: Economic Development Workshop / CEI Seminar

Takahiro Sato (Research Institute for Economics and Business Administration, Kobe University)


23
May
17:15
Hybrid Seminar, Macro Money Workshop/CEI Seminar

Satoshi Tanaka (University of Queensland)