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.

Apr 5, 2024

University Professor Kyoji Fukao was assigned to the chairman of the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).  The RIETI and IER have a relationship as a research cooperation.

Apr 4, 2024

IER published the latest issue of PR magazine, "IER SpotlightS" vol. 7.

Jan 10, 2024

Professor Yuichi Yamamoto was elected as an Economic Theory Fellow by the Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory (SAET)

Dec 26, 2023

The CIP Database 2023 (CIP 4.0) is now available on this website. We are one of the cooperating institutions with this database for creating and updating.

Nov 13, 2023

Emeritus Professor Satoshi Yasuda has received the third JSS Nakamura Takafusa Award from the Japan Statistical Society.
Link: https://www.jss.gr.jp/society/prize/prize_biog2023/ (in Japanese)

16
Apr
08:45
Seminar in Macroeconomics (Zoom)

Benjamin Bridgman (BEA)


18
Apr
11:00
HIAS Brown Bag Seminar #1

Daniёlle Flonk (Assistant Professor, Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study)


19
Apr
10:45
Economic Development Workshop/CEI Seminar

Joris Michael Mueller (National University of Singapore)


19
Apr
15:30
IIR Innovation Forum (onsite)

Dr. Emilene Leite (Senior Lecturer, Örebro University, Sweden)


23
Apr
17:15
Seminar in Macroeconomics (Hybrid)

Mitsuru Katagiri (Hosei University)


24
Apr
15:00
IIR Innovation Forum (onsite)

Dong-hyu Kim (Senior Lecturer, University of Glasgow)
Yuheng Ding (Economist, World Bank)


26
Apr
10:45
Economic Development Workshop / CEI Seminar

Eiji Kozuka (Hitotsubashi and JICA-RI)