HIAS Lunch Seminar

Hitotsubashi lunch seminar has been organized by young faculty at Hitotsubashi University since spring of 2016. In April of 2017, the seminar changes its name to HIAS Lunch Seminar and moved the venue to HIAS seminar room (Faculty Bld. II, R517). From April 2020, the seminar is held online.

This is an informal seminar series for discussing working-in-progress projects of faculty, students and visitors at Hitotsubashi University. Projects with preliminary results or just with a research idea/new dataset are welcomed. If you are interested in presenting your preliminary work, feel free to sign up your name and title of the paper at here.

Venue: Zoom Online
Time: 13:00—14:00 on Wednesday
Organizer: Nobuhiko Nakazawa (Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University)

The seminar is currently held online. Those who are registered to our mailing list will receive the link for the seminar. Hitotsubashi’s faculty, visitor, graduate students, and post-doc can register to the mailing list by requesting the registration to the seminar organizer, Nobuhiko Nakazawa.

Upcoming Seminars

The 72nd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date December 1, 2021 13:00~14:00
Title TBA
Speaker Tsogsag Nyamdavaa
The 73rd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date December 22, 2021 13:00~14:00
Title TBA
Speaker Yusuke Kuroishi

Past Seminars

The 71st HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date July 28, 2021 13:00~14:00
Title Female Labor Market Conditions, Human Capital Investment, and Aspirations
Speaker Teresa Molina (University of Hawaii, visiting IER)
The 70th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date July 21, 2021 13:00~14:00
Title The Impact of Media Ownership Consolidation on Fiscal and Political Preferences
Speaker Meradee T.
The 69th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date June 16, 2021 13:00~14:00
Title Manipulation Robust Regression Discontinuity Designs
Speaker Masayuki Sawada
The 68th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date May 26, 2021 13:00~14:00
Title Does Single Sex Schooling Help or Hurt Labor Market Outcomes? Evidence from a Randomized Natural Experiment in South Korea
Speaker Nobuhiko Nakazawa
The 67th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date April 28, 2021 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title COVID-19 year effect on class evaluation: Evidence from a Japanese university (Presented in Japanese)
Speaker Ryohei Kashima
The 66th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date March 24, 2021 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Expectation Updates of Small Business under COVID-19
Speaker Kohei Kawaguchi
The 65th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date November 18, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Does Working with a Future Executive Make Junior Employees More Likely to Be Promoted?
Speaker Nobuhiko Nakazawa
with N. Arai
The 64th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date November 4, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Can Soft Law Improve the Welfare of Sexual Minorities? The Case of “Same-sex Partnership Policy” in Japan
Speaker Yuri Sugiyama
The 63rd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date October 28, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Understanding Educational Heterogeneity in the Effects of Initial Labor Market Condition on Long-run Labor market outcomes
Speaker Ryohei Kashima
The 62nd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date October 21, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Leaders in Labor Movements: Experimental Evidence from Myanmar
Speaker Mari Tanaka
The 61st HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date October 7, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Parental Responses to Social Insurance for Children: Evidence from CHIP
Speaker Hongming Wang
The 60st HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date September 30, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Beyond Linear Homogeneous Effects: Decomposing the IV-OLS Gap in Return to Schooling Estimates
Speaker Shoya Ishimaru
The 60st HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date September 23, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Nonparametric Identification of Production Function, TFP, and Markup from Revenue Data
Speaker Yoichi Sugita
Cancelled
Date August 4, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title TBA
Speaker Hideto Koizumi
The 58th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date July 29, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Endogenous decisions on acceptable worker-job mismatch level and the impact on workers’ performance
Speaker Arisa Shichijo
The 57th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date July 22, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Unintended Consequences of Latrine Construction: Externalities on Water Quality and Health in India
Speaker Kazuki Motohashi
The 56th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date July 15, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Ethics of randomized field experiments: Evidence from a randomized survey experiment
Speaker Hidefumi Yokoo
The 55th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date July 1, 2020 11:45 ~ 12:45
Title TBA
Speaker Hongming Wang
The 54th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date June 24, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Targeted Meta-Analysis
Speaker Masayuki Sawada
The 53rd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date June 17, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title From Segregated to Common Market: Horizontal Skills Mismatch in Japan
Speaker Yutaro Takayasu
The 52nd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date June 3, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title No Successor, No Success? The Impact of a Little Son on Business Performance
Speaker Mari Tanaka
The 51st HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date May 27, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Short-term-study abroad effect on students’ first job characters: Evidence from Random assignment data by a Japanese University
Speaker Ryohei Kashima
Cancelled
Date May 13, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Endogenous decisions on acceptable worker-job mismatch level and the impact on workers’ performance
Speaker Arisa Shichijo
The 50th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date April 22, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Exploring the causes and consequences of adopting same-sex partnership policies in Japan
Speaker Yuri Sugiyama
The 49th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date February 19, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Parental Responses to Social Insurance for Children: Evidence from CHIP
Speaker Hongming Wang
Cancelled
Date February 5, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Bargaining with Delay in Litigation
Speaker Hidenori Takahashi
The 48th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date January 29, 2020 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Negative Interest Rate Policy and Macro News
Speaker Rasmus Fatum (Hitotsubashi University / AlbertA School of Business)
The 47th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date December 18, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Markets for Ideas: Prize Structure, Entry Limits, and the Design of Ideation
Speaker Kireyev Pavel
The 46th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date December 4, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Fiscal Capacity, Land Tax and Tax Evasion, London 1720-1725
Speaker Ann Carlos (University of Colorado)
The 45th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date October 2, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Medical Schools, Access to Doctors and Health Outcomes: Evidence from ‘One Prefecture, One Medical School Policy’
Speaker Kisho Hoshi
The 44th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date September 25, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Leadership in Unions: Field Experiment in Myanmar
Speaker Mari Tanaka
The 43rd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date July 24, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title TBA
Speaker Pramod Sur
The 42nd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date July 17, 2019 12:25 ~ 13:25
Title Culture, Gender, and Structural Transformation: A Case in Turkey
Speaker So Kubota
The 41st HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date June 26, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Flexible Demand Estimation with Nonparametric Income Effect
Speaker Yuta Toyama (Waseda University)
The 40th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date June 19, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:30
Title Revealing the Hidden Mechanism: the Effects of Early Childhood Education and Care After Half a Century
Speaker Hikaru Kawarazaki (University of Tokyo)
The 39th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date May 29, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title The Effects of Scoring Auctions in the Presence of Cost Overruns: Evidence from Public-works Procurement
Speaker Masanori Tsuruoka (Yokohama National University)
The 38th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date May 22, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Lot Fragmentation and Long-run Urban Development (tentative)
Speaker Junichi Yamasaki (Kobe University)
with Kentaro Nakajima and Kensuke Teshima
The 37th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date March 27, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title TBA
Speaker Tuo Chen (Tsinghua University)
The 36th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date March 6, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title TBA
Speaker Elisa Maffioli (University of Michigan)
The 35th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date February 27, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Exporting Firms and Female Empowerment
Speaker Mari Tanaka
with Teresa Monila
The 34th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date February 20, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Product Life-cycle and Geography of Innovation
Speaker Yoko Sakamoto (UW-Madison)
The 33rd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date February 6, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Diversification and Development: The United States, 1870 – 1939
Speaker Stephen Sun
The 32nd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date January 23, 2019 11:00 ~ 12:00
Title World Trade Flows and the Cost Structure of International Trade
Speaker Michal Fabinger (University of Tokyo)
The 31st HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date January 9, 2019 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Welfare Competition and Electoral Cycles: The Case of Healthcare Subsidy
Speaker Hitoshi Shigeoka (Simon Fraser University)
The 30th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date December 19, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Why don’t married men take parental leave?
Speaker Youjin Choi (University of Western Ontario)
The 29th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date November 28, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Publication Bias without Researchers’ Bias: Theory, Evidence, and a New Correction Method
Speaker Chishio Furukawa (MIT and The University of Tokyo)
The 28th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date November 21, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Food Expenditure Response to Increase in SNAP Benefits: A Distributional Approach
Speaker Ryo Makioka (RIETI)
The 27th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date November 7, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Suspicious Minds and Views of Fairness
Speaker Oeivind Schoeyen (JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow)
The 26th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date October 24, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title A Unified Model of International Business Cycles and Trade
Speaker Konstantin Kucheryavyy (The University of Tokyo)
The 25th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date October 3, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Determinants and Consequences of Mergers: Evidence from the Merger Waves in the Japanese Electricity Industry
Speaker Naoki Wakamori (The University of Tokyo)
The 24th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date September 12, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Meritocracy and its Discontent Evidence from Centralizing and Decentralizing School Admissions
Speaker Chiaki Moriguchi
with Mari Tanaka
The 23rd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date July 25, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Ex-post Anti-competitive Effects of Patent Overlap: The Case of 3D Printer Industry
Speaker Kohei Kawaguchi (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Cancelled
Date July 18, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Women in Healthcare: The Effect of Rising Healthcare Demand on Employment and Welfare Dependency
Speaker Hiroaki Mori
with Kisho Hoshi
Cancelled
Date June 27, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Management Practice Meets Human Resource Management
Speaker Mari Tanaka
with Ryo Kambayashi, Taisuke Kameda, Takuma Kawamoto, and Shigeru Sugihara
The 22nd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date June 20, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Worker (dis)trust in management and the delegation of real authority
Speaker Andrew Wait (The University of Sydney)
The 21st HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date June 18, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title The ‘China Shock’, Exports, and U.S. Employment: A Global Input-Output Analysis
Speaker Akira Sasahara (University of Idaho)
with Robert C. Feenstra
The 20th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date June 6, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Retail Globalization and Nutrition Transition in Mexico
Speaker Kensuke Teshima (ITAM)
join with Emilio Gutierrez, Beata Javorcik, Wolfgang Keller, Ricard Miranda, and James Tybout
The 19th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date May 16, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Transformation through Behavioural Economics
Speaker Kazunaga Matsuki (BEworks)
The 18th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date April 4, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title The Public Investment Multipliers: Evidence from Stock Returns of Narrowly Defined Industry in Japan
Speaker Nobuyuki Kanazawa (Soka University)
The 17th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date March 28, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Would Adversity during Adolescence Affect Individuals’ Schooling Decision?
Speaker Wenya Wang (Shanghai University of Finance and Economics)
The 16th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date March 7, 2018 12:15 ~ 13:20
Title A New Approach for the Analysis of Stochastic Heterogeneity
Speaker Jae-Young Kim (Seoul National University / Hitotsubashi University)
The 15th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date January 31, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Forecast Errors and Firm Performance: Evidence from Japanese Firm Survey
Speaker Mari Tanaka
The 14th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date January 24, 2018 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Preschool Expansions and Long-run Outcomes of Children
Speaker Hiroaki Mori
The 13th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date December 6, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title The Enemy of My Enemy is My Friend: Stable Matching with Complementarities
Speaker Hideto Koizumi (University of Pennsylvania)
The 12th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date November 22, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title TBA
Speaker Ian Coxhead (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
The 11th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date November 15, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Time Series Analysis Using the Radial Basis Function: with application to the US economy
Speaker Nobuyuki Kanazawa
The 10th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date November 1, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:30
Title From the Ground Up: Adapting Local Experience to Exports
Speaker Stephen Sun
The 9th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date September 27, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Evaluation of KAIZEN training with JICA in Malaysia: ideas of experiment
Speaker Mari Tanaka
The 8th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date July 26, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Vertical Integration and Common Agency: An Empirical Analysis of the U.S. Carbonated Soft Drink Industry
Speaker Tadanori Adachi (Nagoya University)
The 7th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date July 19, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Stock Ownership Bunching
Speaker Masanori Oihara
The 6th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date July 5, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Set Inference of Wage Declines at Older Ages Accounting for Selective Retirement Decisions
Speaker Hiroaki Mori
with Izumi Yokoyama
The 5th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date June 28, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Estimating a Noisy and Biased Learning by Local Sellers in a Retail Network
Speaker Kohei Kawaguchi
The 4th HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date June 21, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Effects of Increased Competition in Scoring Auctions: Evidence from Public-works Procurement
Speaker Masanori Tsuruoka
The 3rd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date May 10, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Dynamics of human capital production: Evidence from school policies
Speaker Krzysztof Karbownik
with Umut Ozek
The 2nd HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date April 26, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Identifying Neighborhood Effects among Firms: Evidence from Location Lotteries of the Tokyo Fish Market
Speaker Kentaro Nakajima
The 1st HIAS Lunch Seminar
Date April 5, 2017 13:00 ~ 14:00
Title Would Adversity during Adolescence Affect Individuals’ Schooling Decision?
Speaker Weina Zhou (Dalhousie University)