Yoshiro Miwa

Osaka Gakuin University

Professor

2-36-1 Kishibe-Minami

Suita, Osaka 5645811

Japan

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

The Myth of the Main Bank: Japan and Comparative Corporate Governance

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 333
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Sep 2001
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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The Fable of the Keiretsu

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 316
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Mar 2001
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
Downloads 746 (31,791)
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The Fable of the Keiretsu

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 11, Issue 2, pp. 169-224, 2002
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Jan 2017
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Banks and Economic Growth: Implications from Japanese History

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 289
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Sep 2000
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Banks and Economic Growth: Implications from Japanese History

Journal of Law & Economics, Vol. 45, No. 1, Pt. 1
Posted: 25 Oct 2001
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School

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The Fable of the Keiretsu, and Other Tales of Japan We Wish Were True

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 471
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Oct 2004
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Does Relationship Banking Matter? Japanese Bank-Borrower Ties in Good Times and Bad

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 433
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Sep 2003
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Who Appoints Them, What Do They Do? Evidence on Outside Directors from Japan

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 374
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Aug 2002
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Rethinking Relationship-Specific Investments: Subcontracting in the Japanese Automobile Industry

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 98
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Apr 2000
J. Mark Ramseyer and Yoshiro Miwa
Harvard Law School and Osaka Gakuin University
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Does Ownership Matter? Evidence from the Zaibatsu Dissolution Program

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 314
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Mar 2001
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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The Value of Prominent Directors: Lessons in Corporate Governance from Transitional Japan

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 267; and Harvard Law School Public Law Working Paper No. 9
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Nov 1999
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Deregulation and Market Response in Contemporary Japan: Administrative Guidance, 'Keiretsu,' and Main Banks

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 462
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Sep 2004
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Apparel Distribution: Inter-Firm Contracting and Intra-Firm Organization

DISTRIBUTION IN JAPAN, Yoshiro Miwa, Kiyohiko G. Nishimura, and J. Mark Ramseyer, Oxford University Press, 2001
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Mar 2001
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Trade Credit, Bank Loans, and Monitoring: Evidence from Japan

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 527
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Nov 2005
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Corporate Governance in Transitional Economies: Lessons from the Pre-War Japanese Cotton Textile Industry

Harvard Law School, Discussion Paper No. 256
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Aug 1999
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Corporate Governance in Transitional Economies: Lessons from the Pre-War Japanese Cotton Textile Industry

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 29, Issue 1, January 2000
Posted: 29 Sep 1999
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School

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The Legislative Dynamic: Evidence from the Deregulation of Financial Services in Japan

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 373
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Aug 2002
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Japanese Distribution: Background, Issues, Examples

DISTRIBUTION IN JAPAN, Yoshiro Miwa, Kiyohiko G. Nishimura, and J. Mark Ramseyer, Oxford University Press, 2001
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Mar 2001
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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The Good Occupation

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 514
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 May 2005
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Capitalist Politicians, Socialist Bureaucrats? Legends of Government Planning from Japan

Antitrust Bulletin, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Nov 2002
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Conflicts of Interest in Japanese Insolvencies: The Problem of Bank Rescues

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 435
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Nov 2003
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Directed Credit? Capital Market Competition in High-Growth Japan

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 334
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Oct 2001
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Financial Malaise and the Myth of the Misgoverned Firm

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 335
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Nov 2001
J. Mark Ramseyer and Yoshiro Miwa
Harvard Law School and Osaka Gakuin University
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Property Rights and Indigenous Tradition Among Early 20th Century Japanese Firms

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 311
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Mar 2001
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Toward a Theory of Jurisdictional Competition: The Case of the Japanese Ftc

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 482
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Nov 2004
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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How Strongly Do 'Financing Constraints' Affect Firm Behavior?: Japanese Corporate Investment Since the Mid-1980s

Public Policy Review of the Ministry of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 10 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2012
Yoshiro Miwa
Osaka Gakuin University
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financing constraint, Japanese corporate investment, firm-level data

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Directed Credit? The Loan Market in High-Growth Japan

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 171-205, March 2004
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 May 2004
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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Are Japanese Firms Becoming More Independent from Their Banks?: Evidence from the Firm-Level Data of the 'Corporate Enterprise Quarterly Statistics,' 1994-2009

CIRJE Discussion Paper No. F-808
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Jul 2011
Yoshiro Miwa
Osaka Gakuin University
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Corporate Enterprise Quarterly Statistics, independence of Japanese firms from the banks, financial crisis, crisis of financial institutions

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Do Wild Fluctuations in Quarterly Inventory Investment Data Matter?: A Study of Japanese GDP Statistics, 1994-2010

Number of pages: 129 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Yoshiro Miwa
Osaka Gakuin University
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quarterly GDP inventory data, fluctuations, Japan, monetary transmission mechanism

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The Implications of Trade Credit for Bank Monitoring: Suggestive Evidence from Japan

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 17, Issue 2, pp. 317-343, Summer 2008
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 May 2008
Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer
Osaka Gakuin University and Harvard Law School
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The Value of Prominent Directors: Corporate Governance and Bank Access in Transitional Japan

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 31, No. 2, Part 1
Posted: 07 Mar 2002
J. Mark Ramseyer and Yoshiro Miwa
Harvard Law School and Osaka Gakuin University

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Corporate Social Responsibility: Dangerous and Harmful, Though Maybe Not Irrelevant

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 84, Pp. 1227-1254, 1999
Posted: 26 Nov 1999
Yoshiro Miwa
Osaka Gakuin University

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The Economics of Corporate Governance in Japan

Posted: 18 Jul 1997
Yoshiro Miwa
Osaka Gakuin University

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