RESEARCH ACHIEVEMENTS

Matsukura, R., S. Shimizutani, N. Mitsuyama, S-H. Lee and N. Ogawa (forthcoming 2017). "Untapped Work Capacity among Old Persons and Their Potential Contributions to the 'Silver Dividend' in Japan", Journal of the Economics of Ageing.

Arai, Y. and H. Ichimura (forthcoming 2017). "Simultaneous Selection of Optimal Bandwidths for the Sharp Regression Discontinuity Estimator", Quantitative Economics.

Usui, E., S. Shimizutani and O. Takashi (2017). "Health Capacity to Work at Older Ages: Evidence from Japan". In David A. Wise (ed.). Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: The Capacity to Work at Older Ages, Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Kawaguchi, D., H. Naito and I. Yokoyama (2017). "Assessing the Effects of Reducing Standard Hours: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from Japan", Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Vol. 43, pp. 59-76.

Ogawa, N., R. Matsukura and S-H. Lee (2016). "Declining fertility and the rising costs of children and the elderly in Japan and other selected Asian countries: An analysis based upon the NTA approach". In Kendig, H., P. McDonald and J. Piggott (eds.). Population Ageing and Australia's Future (pp. 85-109), Canberra: ANU Press.

Shimizutani, S. and T. Oshio (2016). "Public Pension Benefits Claiming Behavior: New Evidence from the Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement", Japanese Economic Review, 67(3), pp. 235-256.

Usui, E., S. Shimizutani and O. Takashi (2016). "Are Japanese Men of Pensionable Age Underemployed or Overemployed?", Japanese Economic Review, Special Issue on Economics of Aging in Japan and other Societies, 67(2), pp. 150-168.

Lee, S-H., N. Ogawa and R. Matsukura (2016). "Japan’s Pension Reform, Labor Market Responses and Savings", Journal of the Economics of Ageing, Vol. 8, pp. 67-75.

Shimizutani, S., T. Oshio and M. Fujii (2016). "Option Value of Work, Health Status, and Retirement Decisions in Japan: Evidence from the Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement (JSTAR)". In Wise, D. A. (ed.). Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Disability Insurance Programs and Retirement (pp. 497-535), Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Arai, Y. and H. Ichimura (2016). "Optimal Bandwidth Selection for the Fuzzy Regression Discontinuity Estimator", Economics Letters, Vol. 141, pp. 103-106.

Ichimura, H. and W. K. Newey (2015). "The Influence Function of Semiparametric Estimators", CeMMAP Working Papers, 44/15, pp 1-25.

Yamada, H. and S. Shimizutani (2015). "Labor Market Outcomes of Informal Care Provision in Japan", Journal of the Economics of Ageing, Vol. 6, pp. 79-88.

Arai, Y. and H. Ichimura (2015). "Simultaneous Selection of Optimal Bandwidths for the Sharp Regression Discontinuity Estimator", CeMMAP Working Papers, 42/15, pp. 1-38.

Clark, R.L., R. Matsukura, N. Ogawa, and S. Shimizutani (2015). "Retirement Transitions in Japan", Public Policy & Aging Report, Vol. 25, pp. 129-131.

People and Places

Yasuda Lecture Hall, Hongo Campus

JSTAR

JSTAR

The Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement (JSTAR) is a longitudinal panel survey conducted on the population...

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NSWF

NSWF

National Survey on Work and Family (NSWF) is a nationwide survey conducted on the sample of around 9,000...

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NTA

NTA

The National Transfer Accounts (NTA) are a system that measures, at the aggregate level, how persons at each age acquire...

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