HIROSHIMA-NTU JOINT ECONOMICS WORKSHOP

Date: March 26, 2015
Venue: Conference Room, Level 5, HSS Building, 14 Nanyang Drive, NTU, Singapore
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Opening Remark (8:30):
Jun Yu (SMU)

Session 1: ECONOMETRICS
Chair:Fuhai Hong

9:30-10:05
Kazuhiko Hayakawa (Hiroshima Univeersity)
“Instrumental Variable Estimation of Panel Data Models with Weakly Exogenous Variables”
10:05-10:40
Jan Kiviet (NTU)
“Accuracy and Efficiency of Various GMM Inference Techniques in Dynamic Micro Panel Data Models”

 


10:40-10:55
Tea Break
10:55-11:10
Welcome Remark by Prof Euston Quah, Head of Division of Economics, Nanyang Technological University
Remark by Prof Atsuhiro Taki, Dean of Faculty of Economics, Hiroshima University

Session 2: BEHAVIORAL ECONOMICS
Chair:Pak Hung Au

11:10-11:45
Masao Nakagawa (Hiroshima University)
“Utility from Anticipation and Consumption Choices”
11:45-12:20
Fuhai Hong (Nanyang Technological University)
“‘Identity in Public Good Games’ or ‘Sunk Cost as a Self-disciplining Device’”

12:20-13:20
Lunch

Session 3: MACROECONOMICS
Chair:Masao Nakagawa
13:20-13:55
Takashi Senda (Hiroshima University)
“Fiscal Remedies for Open Economies in a Liquidity Trap”
13:55-14:30
Minwook Kang (NTU)
“Risk Sharing and Cost of Risk in an Endowment Economy”
14:30-15:05
Katsufumi Fukuda (Hiroshima University)
“The Effect of Globalization in an Endogenous Growth Model with Firm Heterogeneity, International Spillover and Trade”

12:20-13:20
Tea Break

Session 4: MICROECOMIC THEORY
Chair:Minwook Kang
15:20-15:55
Yoichi Nishihara (Hiroshima University)
“Reducible Strategies”
15:55-16:30
Au Pak Hung (NTU)
“Price Reaction and Equilibrium Disagreement over Public Signal Interpretation”
16:30-17:20
Guest Speaker: Jingyi Xue (Singapore Management University)(also as NTU Economics Brownbag Seminar)
“Claim Uncertainty and Egalitarian Division with Wastage”

DINNER at Peach Garden, NTU