* All the session rooms are subject to change. Please check them on site.

Registration (9:30-16:10)

Venue : 1st Floor of General Education Buildin, Bunkyo-cho Campus (University of Hirosaki)

Morning Sessions (10:00-12:30)

[Presentation: 25min; Comments; 15min,and Replies and General Discussion; 10min]

The program (PDF)

Session A International trade(Empirical research)1

Chair:Masahiro Endoh(Keio University)

A-1Impacts of Increased Chinese Imports on Japan’s Labour Market: Firm and Regional aspects
Presenter:Tadashi Ito(Gakushuin University)
Discussant:Mitsuo Inada(Miyazaki Municipal University)
A-2Local Labor Market Effects of Chinese Imports and Offshoring: Evidence from Matched-Foreign Affiliate-Domestic Parent-Domestic Plant Data in Japan
Presenter:Kozo Kiyota(Keio University)
Discussant:Keiko Ito(Chiba University)
A-3Impact of US-China Conflict and Strengthening Export Control on Japanese Exports
Presenter:Keiko Ito(Chiba University)
Discussant:Hiroshi Mukunoki(Gakushuin University)

Session B English session: International trade

Chair: Naoto Jinji (Kyoto University)

B-1Goods-market Desirability of Minimum Wages
Presenter:Rui Pan(Graduate student, Tohoku University)(J)
Reference:Dao-Zhi Zeng (Tohoku University)
Discussant:Morihiro Yomogida(Sophia University)
B-2Impact of Trade on Industry-Level Output
Presenter:Yoshinori Kurokawa(Tsukuba University)
Discussant:Kensuke Teshima(Hitotsubashi University)
B-3In search of lost time: vintage firms and their macroeconomic dynamics
Presenter:Masashige Hamano(Waseda University)
Discussant:Takashi Kano(Hitotsubashi University)

Session C English session: International trade, FDI and MNEs 1

Chair:Eiichi Tomiura(Hitotsubashi University)

C-1What Hinders Digital Communication? Evidence from Foreign Firms in Japan
Presenter:Kiyoyasu Tanaka(IDE-JETRO)
Discussant:Ryo Makioka(Hokkaido University)
C-2Human Capital Development of Thai Migrants to Japan and their Contribution to Technology Development
Presenter:Peemmaphat Buarapha(Graduate student,Saga University)
Reference:Saliya De Silva (Saga University)
Discussant:Tomoyuki Kuwaharada(Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries)
C-3Impact of domestic investment on the FDI-growth relationship
Presenter:Rinchen Dorji (Graduate student, Nagoya University)
Reference:Akihiko Yanase(Nagoya University)
Discussant:Banri Ito(Aoyama Gakuin University)

Session D Interatioal Economy

Chair:Kimihito Sakurai(Rikkyo University)

D-1Agritourism, Unemployment, and Economic Welfare in a Developed Country
Presenter:Hiroshi Kurata(Tohoku Gakuin University)
Kenji Kondoh (Chukyo University)
Discussant:Keisaku Higashida(Kwansei Gakuin University)
D-2Footloose Capital, Educational Choice, and Wage Inequality
Presenter:Yoshifumi Kon(Utsunomiya Kyowa University)
Discussant:Chihiro Inaba(Kansai Gaidai University)
D-3New facts about the F-H Puzzle: its impact on domestic savings and investment rates since the Global Financial Crisis
Presenter:Hideaki Ohta(Ritsumeikan University, Graduate School of International Relations)(J)
Discussant:Tetsuya Saito(Nihon University)

*(E): Presentation in English

*(J): Presentation as part of the presenter's job search

  • Lunch(12:30~14:30)
  • Board Meeting(12:30~14:30)


University of Kochi

The 11th Spring Meeting of The JSIE

Bunkyo-cho Campus, University of Hirosaki

June 4, 2022


E-mail : Hiroshi HOSOYA
University of Hirosaki
1 Bunkyo-cho, Hirosaki-shi, Aomori-ken
Japan 036-8560