No Author(s) Title Date
411 Hanaoka, C. The Effects of Sociodemographic Characteristics on Smoking Participation among Japanese Men and Women January 2009
412 Nakazawa, K.
Kawase, A.
An Empirical Analysis of the Welfare Magnet February 2009
413 Kumagai, N. On the Long-Run Equilibrium Relationship among Health Care Expenditures, Public Pension and Social Insurance Burden Rate in Japan February 2009
414 Takayama, N. Deeper-lying Structure of Fake Pension Records (in Japanese) February 2009
415 Urata, H. Annuities Markets: Structures, Trends and Innovations in Japan February 2009
416 Leveque, F.
Meniere, Y.
Early Commitments Help Patent Pool Formation March 2009
417 Choi, J. Patent Pools and Cross-Licensing in the Shadow of Patent Litigation March 2009
418 Rysman, M.
Simcoe, T.
Patents and the Performance of Voluntary Standard Setting Organizations March 2009
419 Kuroda, S. Do Japanese Work Shorter House than before?: Measuring Trends in Market Work and Leisure Using 1976-2006 Time-Use Survey March 2009


No Author(s) Title Date
420 R. Aoki
Y. Konishi
The Relationship betweeen Consumption, Labor Supply and Fertility - Theory and Evidence from Japan March 2009
421 Shiraishi, K. Policy Options for the Pension Reform in Japan (in Japanese) February 2009
422 Takayama, N.
Shiraishi, K.
Kawashima, H.
EITC in Japan: A Preliminary Approach(in Japanese) February 2009
423 Genda, Y. Becoming a Regular Employee from an Atypical One (in Japanese) March 2009
424 Uesugi, I.
Saito, Y.
Top Executive Turnover in Japanese Non-listed Firms: Causes and Consequences March 2009
425 Hara, C. Heterogeneous Impatience in a Continuous-Time Model March 2009
426 Bossert, W.
Suzumura, K.
Multi-Profile Intergenerational Social Choice March 2009
427 Bossert, W.
Suzumura, K.
Decisive Coalitions and Coherence Properties March 2009
428 Bossert, W.
Suzumura, K.
Consistency, Choice and Rationality March 2009
429 Shimizutani, S. Social Security Earnings Test and the Labor Supply of the Elderly: New Evidence from Unique Survey Responses in Japan May 2009


No Author(s) Title Date
430 Shimizutani, S.
Oshio, T.
New Evidence on Initial Transition from Career Job to Retirement in Japan May 2009
431 Okamura, K.
Suzumura, K.
Hayashi, H.
Interview with Professor Komiya (in Japanese) May 2009
432 Ikenaga, T. Labor Market Polarization and Nonroutine Unskilled Employment in Japan (in Japanese) May 2009
433 Takayama, N. On Fifty Million Floating Pension Records in Japan May 2009
434 Noguchi, H.
Shimizutani, S.
Supplier Density and At-home Care Use in Japan June 2009
435 Aoki, R.
Vaithianathan, R.
Is Demeny Voting the Answer to Low Fertility in Japan? June 2009
435-2 Aoki, R.
Vaithianathan, R.
Is Demeny Voting the Answer to Low Fertility in Japan? (in Japanese) July 2009
436 Genda, Y. Long-time Working Hours as an Issue of Inequality:A Backgroud of Labor Demand for "Ready Fighting Power" (in Japanese) June 2009
437 Kudomi, Y. Education as an Intergenerational Issue (in Japanese) July 2009
438 Kagaya, T. The presentation of pension accounting and earnings attributes (in Japanese) August 2009
439 Kondo, H. Pension Fund Management: Future Prospects (in Japanese) August 2009


No Author(s) Title Date
440 Nishimura, J. Current Situaions and Issues on Japanese Corporate Pensions (in Japanese) August 2009
441 Takayama, N. The 2009 Japanese Pension Actuary's Report and the Pension Manifesto of the Democratic Party Reconsidered (in Japanese) August 2009
442 Inagaki, S. Changes in the Distribution of Public Pension Benefits: 2000-2006 (in Japanese) August 2009
443 Ichimura, H.
Hashimoto, H.
Shimizutani, S.
JSTAR First Results: 2009 Report
ContentsCh.1 Introduction
August 2009
444 Ichimura, H.
Hashimoto, H.
Shimizutani, S.
JSTAR: Ch.2 Health and Health Care August 2009
445 Ichimura, H.
Hashimoto, H.
Shimizutani, S.
JSTAR: Ch.3 Social and Family Context August 2009
446 Ichimura, H.
Hashimoto, H.
Shimizutani, S.
JSTAR: Ch.4 Work and Retirement August 2009
447 Ichimura, H.
Hashimoto, H.
Shimizutani, S.
JSTAR: Ch.5 Socioeconomic Status August 2009
448 Sano, K. On Hybrid Pensions (in Japanese) August 2009
449 Ono, M. Enactment and Development of ERISA (in Japanese) August 2009


No Author(s) Title Date
450 Oshio, T.
Yasuoka, M.
Sustainability of Social Security in a Model of Endogeneous Fertility August 2009
451 Oshio, T.
Kobayashi, M.
Happiness, Self-rated Health, and Income Inequality : Evidence from Nationwide Surveys in Japan August 2009
452 Oshio, T.
Sano, S.
Kobayashi, M.
Child Poverty as a Determinant of Life Outcomes: Evidence from Nationwide Surveys in Japan August 2009
453 Oshio, T.
Kobayashi, M.
The Effect of Smoking on Individual Well-being: A Propensity Score Matching Analysis Based on Nationwide Surveys in Japan August 2009
454 Takayama, N.
Shiraishi, K.
Redistributional Effects of the New Child Benefits in Japan(in Japanese) September 2009
455 Suzuki, W. The labor supply of part-time care workers in the Japanese long-term care industry (in Japanese) September 2009
456 Shiraishi, K. Income Tax Credits to provide Income Protections in Japan(in Japanese) October 2009
457 Aoki, R.
Schiff, A.
Collective Rights Organizations and Upstream R&D Investment October 2009
458 Shimizutani, S. A New Anatomy of the Retirement Process in Japan October 2009
459 Suzuki, W. Child-care reform for the zero-waiting list and income redistribution under the fiscal shortfall: institutional design and micro-simulation results(in Japanese) October 2009


No Author(s) Title Date
460 Oshio, T.
Kobayashi, M.
Regional income inequality and happiness: Evidence from Japan October 2009
461 Tanaka, H. Fiscal Rules and Fiscal Discipline: Economic Analysis of Budget Institutions (in Japanese) October 2009
462 Ikenaga, T.
Kanbayashi, R
Long-term Trends in Polarization of the Japanese Labor Market - Increase of non-routine tasks - (in Japanese) December 2009