Charles Yuji Horioka

Kobe University

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Kobe, 657-8501

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http://www.rieb.kobe-u.ac.jp

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The Causes of Japan's Lost Decade: The Role of Household Consumption

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Jun 2006
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Japan, Japanese Economy, Lost Decade, Stagnation, Slowdown, Recession, Deflation, Economic Growth, Gross Domestic Product, GDP, Investment, Capital Formation, Household, Consumption, Household Consumption, Structure of Consumption, Saving, Household Saving, Precautionary Saving, Demand Side Factors

The Causes of Japan&Apos;S "Lost Decade": The Role of Household Consumption

NBER Working Paper No. w12142
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Are the Japanese Unique? An Analysis of Consumption and Saving Behavior in Japan

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Jun 2004
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Japan, households, consumers, consumption, saving, wealth, borrowing, debt, portfolio

The Determinants of Household Saving in China: A Dynamic Panel Analysis of Provincial Data

ISER Discussion Paper No. 676
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Dec 2006
Charles Yuji Horioka and Junmin Wan
Kobe University and Osaka University - Osaka School of International Public Policy (OSIPP)
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Age Structure, China, Chinese Economy, Demographics, Dependency Ratio, Habit Formation, Household Saving, Household Saving Rate, Household, Inertia, Life Cycle Hypothesis, Life Cycle Model, Persistence, Saving, and Saving Rate

The Determinants of Household Saving in China: A Dynamic Panel Analysis of Provincial Data

NBER Working Paper No. w12723
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka and Junmin Wan
Kobe University and Osaka University - Osaka School of International Public Policy (OSIPP)
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A Survey of Household Saving Behavior in Japan

ISER Discussion Paper No. 684
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Mar 2007
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Household Saving Rate, Household Saving, Saving, Japan, Aging, Culture, Consumption

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The Stagnation of Household Consumption in Japan

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Mar 2004
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Corporate Cash Holding in Asia

ISER Discussion Paper No. 889
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Oct 2013
Charles Yuji Horioka and Akiko Terada-Hagiwara
Kobe University and Asian Development Bank
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corporate saving, borrowing constraints, cash flow, cash holdings, cash flow sensitivity of cash, Tobin’s q, Asia, Oriana Database, Global Financial Crisis

Corporate Cash Holding in Asia

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 381
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Aug 2014
Charles Yuji Horioka and Akiko Terada-Hagiwara
Kobe University and Asian Development Bank
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corporate saving, corporate investment, borrowing constraints, liquidity constraints, cash flow, cash holdings, cash flow sensitivity of cash, Tobin's q, firm size, productivity shocks, Asia, Oriana Database, financial sector development, global financial crisis

Corporate Cash Holding in Asia

NBER Working Paper No. w19688
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka and Akiko Terada-Hagiwara
Kobe University and Asian Development Bank
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Domestic Savings and International Capital Flows

NBER Working Paper No. w0310
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 09 May 2021
Martin S. Feldstein and Charles Yuji Horioka
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) (deceased) and Kobe University
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A Possible Explanation of the ‘Exchange Rate Disconnect Puzzle’: A Common Solution to Three Major Macroeconomic Puzzles?

ISER Discussion Paper No. 977
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 Jul 2016
Charles Yuji Horioka and Nicholas Ford
Kobe University and University of Cambridge - Wolfson College
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Exchange Rate Disconnect Puzzle, exchange rate determination and volatility, Feldstein-Horioka puzzle or paradox, financial market integration, goods market integration, net transfers of capital, PPP puzzle, real interest rate equalisation

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日本の高齢者世帯の貯蓄行動に関する実証分析 (An Empirical Analysis of the Saving Behavior of Elderly Households in Japan)

ISER Discussion Paper No. 1018
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Feb 2018
Charles Yuji Horioka and Yoko Niimi
Kobe University and Doshisha University
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Bequest Motive, Elderly, Life Cycle Model, Saving, Wealth Accumulation, Wealth Decumulation

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Tax Reform in Japan: The Case of Personal Taxes

ISER Discussion Paper No. 660
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Jun 2006
Charles Yuji Horioka and Shizuka Sekita
Kobe University and Osaka University - Graduate School of Economics
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Consumption, consumption tax, Corlett and Hague, countercyclical policy, economic stimulus, efficiency, equity, excess burden, fiscal reconstruction, income tax, inverse elasticity rule, Japan, Japanese economy, optimal taxation, personal taxes, progressivity, Ramsey, regressivity, tax reform

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Adam Smith's Answer to the Feldstein-Horioka Paradox: The Invisible Hand Revisited

ISER Discussion Paper No. 778
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 29 May 2010
Ayumu Yasutomi and Charles Yuji Horioka
Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia - The University of Tokyo and Kobe University
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Feldstein-Horioka paradox, Feldstein-Horioka puzzle, capital mobility, capital flows, saving, investment, Adam Smith, invisible hand

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Do the Elderly Dissave in Japan?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Jun 2004
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Saving, dissaving, Japan, households, elderly, aged, life cycle hypothesis

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An Assessment of Consumption and Income Taxes in Japan

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Dec 2004
Charles Yuji Horioka and Shizuka Sekita
Kobe University and Osaka University - Graduate School of Economics
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Consumption tax, Corlett and Hague, economic stimulus, efficiency, equity, excess burden, fiscal reconstruction, income tax, inverse elasticity rule, Japan, Japanese economy, optimal taxation, pension reform, Ramsey, and tax reform

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Are Japanese Households Financially Healthy, and If so, Why? A Group of Seven (G7) Comparison

The Japanese Economy, Vol. 39, No. 4, 2012, ISER Discussion Paper No. 859
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Dec 2012
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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financial health, households, balance sheets, liabilities, consumer credit, consumer loans, consumer finance, personal finance, indebtedness, housing loans, mortgages, borrowing, assets, financial assets, housing assets, net worth, net wealth, saving, frugality, culture, religion, tradition

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The Solution to the Feldstein-Horioka Puzzle

ISER Discussion Paper No. 1016
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Nov 2017
Charles Yuji Horioka and Nicholas Ford
Kobe University and University of Cambridge - Wolfson College
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Feldstein-Horioka Paradox or Puzzle, Financial Market Integration, Goods Market Integration, International Capital Flows, International Capital Mobility, Investment, Net Capital Transfers, Real Interest Rate Parity, Saving, Saving-Investment Correlations

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Are the Japanese Unique? Evidence from Household Saving and Bequest Behavior

ISER Discussion Paper No. 973
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Jun 2016
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Altruism, bequest behavior, bequest division, bequest motives, Confucianism, culture, economic rationality, family ties, households, household behavior, household saving, “ie” system, Japan, Nihonjinron, parent-child relations, rationality, saving behavior, social norms

Borrowing Constraints and Consumption Behavior in Japan

ISER Discussion Paper No. 640
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Aug 2005
Midori Wakabayashi and Charles Yuji Horioka
Tohoku University and Kobe University
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borrowing constraints, consumption behavior, life cycle, liquidity constraints

Borrowing Constraints and Consumption Behavior in Japan

NBER Working Paper No. w11560
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2021
Midori Wakabayashi and Charles Yuji Horioka
Tohoku University and Kobe University
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Household Debt and Aging in Japan

ISER DP No. 1068, Wharton Pension Research Council Working Paper No. 2019-17
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Dec 2019
Charles Yuji Horioka and Yoko Niimi
Kobe University and Doshisha University
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aging, borrowing, debt, homeownership, households, housing, Japan, liabilities, loans, mortgages, retirement

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The ‘Real’ Explanation of the PPP Puzzle

ISER Discussion Paper No. 969
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Nicholas Ford and Charles Yuji Horioka
University of Cambridge - Wolfson College and Kobe University
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Feldstein-Horioka paradox or puzzle, financial and goods market integration, net transfers of capital, PPP or purchasing power parity puzzle, real interest rate equalisation or parity, saving-investment correlations

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Recent Trends in Consumption in Japan and the Other Group of Seven (G7) Countries

ISER Discussion Paper No. 861
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Dec 2012
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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consumption, private consumption, GDP, economic growth, households, saving, wealth, employment conditions, unemployment rates, Group of 7 (G7), Japan

Do Borrowing Constraints Matter? An Analysis of Why the Permanent Income Hypothesis Does Not Apply in Japan

ISER Discussion Paper No. 663
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Jun 2006
Miki Kohara and Charles Yuji Horioka
Osaka School of International Public Policy and Kobe University
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Borrowing constraints, Liquidity constraints, Consumption, Life Cycle/Permanent Income Hypothesis, Permanent Income Hypothesis, Euler Equation, Households, Japan

Do Borrowing Constraints Matter? An Analysis of Why the Permanent Income Hypothesis Does Not Apply in Japan

NBER Working Paper No. w12330
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2021
Miki Kohara and Charles Yuji Horioka
Osaka School of International Public Policy and Kobe University
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The Dissaving of the Aged Revisited: The Case of Japan

ISER Discussion Paper No. 665
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Jul 2006
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Saving, dissaving, consumption, aged, elderly, households, life cycle model, life cycle hypothesis, Japan

The Dissaving of the Aged Revisited: The Case of Japan

NBER Working Paper No. w12351
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Why Has Japan's Massive Government Debt Not Wreaked Havoc (Yet)?

ISER Discussion Paper No. 888
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2016
Charles Yuji Horioka, Takaaki Nomoto and Akiko Terada-Hagiwara
Kobe University, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
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Government debt; government securities; sovereign debt; government debt financing; government debt holdings; foreign debt holdings; international capital flows; cross-border portfolio investments; safe haven; capital flight; flight to safety; household saving; home bias; Feldstein-Horioka; Japan

Why Has Japan's Massive Government Debt Not Wreaked Havoc (Yet)?

NBER Working Paper No. w19596
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Nov 2013
Charles Yuji Horioka, Takaaki Nomoto and Akiko Terada-Hagiwara
Kobe University, Asian Development Bank and Asian Development Bank
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日本でライフ・サイクル仮説は成り立っているか?(Does the Life Cycle Hypothesis Apply in the Case of Japan?)

ISER DP No. 1074
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Apr 2020
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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age structure of the population, altruism, bequest motives, borrowing constraints, consumption, dissaving, elderly, household behavior, inheritances, intergenerational transfers, Japan, life-cycle hypothesis or model, retirees, saving, saving motives, selfishness

The Determinants and Long-term Projections of Saving Rates in Developing Asia

ISER Discussion Paper No. 821
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2011
Charles Yuji Horioka and Akiko Terada-Hagiwara
Kobe University and Asian Development Bank
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Domestic saving rates, saving rates, life cycle model, life cycle hypothesis, age structure of the population, demographics, aging, population aging, financial sector development, developing Asia, emerging Asia, China

The Determinants and Long-Term Projections of Saving Rates in Developing Asia

NBER Working Paper No. w17581
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka and Akiko Terada-Hagiwara
Kobe University and Asian Development Bank
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Determinants and Long-Term Projections of Saving Rates in Developing Asia

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 228
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Dec 2010
Charles Yuji Horioka and Akiko Terada-Hagiwara
Kobe University and Asian Development Bank
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Domestic Saving, Panel Data

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The (Dis)saving Behavior of the Aged in Japan

ISER Discussion Paper No. 763
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 Dec 2009
Kobe University and Osaka University - Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER)
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Age structure of the population, aged, aging, consumption, dissaving, elderly, households, Japan, life-cycle model, life-cycle hypothesis, retirement, saving, saving rate

The (Dis)Saving Behavior of the Aged in Japan

NBER Working Paper No. w15601
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Evolutionary Economics and Household Behavior

ISER Discussion Paper No. 912
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Aug 2014
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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altruism; behavioral economics; bequest motives; consumption behavior; evolution; evolutionary biology; evolutionary economics; household behavior; loss aversion; neoclassical economics; selfishness; self-interest; technology; technological innovation; technological progress; utility maximization

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The ‘Real’ Explanation of the Feldstein-Horioka Puzzle

ISER Discussion Paper No. 962
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Mar 2016
Nicholas Ford and Charles Yuji Horioka
University of Cambridge - Wolfson College and Kobe University
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Feldstein-Horioka paradox, Feldstein-Horioka puzzle, international capital flows, international capital mobility, net transfers of capital, real interest rate equalization, real interest rate parity, saving-investment correlations, trade frictions

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Aging, Saving, and Public Pensions in Japan

NBER Working Paper No. w13273
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka, Wataru Suzuki and Tatsuo Hatta
Kobe University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)
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Do Bequests Increase or Decrease Wealth Inequalities?

Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) Discussion Paper No. 729
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Jan 2009
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Bequests, Inheritances, Intergenerational transfers, Wealth inequalities, Life

Do Bequests Increase or Decrease Wealth Inequalities?

NBER Working Paper No. w14639
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2010
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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The Impact of Intergenerational Transfers on Household Wealth Inequality in Japan and the United States

ISER Discussion Paper No. 980
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Sep 2016
Yoko Niimi and Charles Yuji Horioka
Doshisha University and Kobe University
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bequests, education, inheritances, intergenerational transfers, inter vivos transfers, wealth distribution, wealth inequality

The Impact of Intergenerational Transfers on Household Wealth Inequality in Japan and the United States

ADBI Working Paper 655
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Aug 2017
Yoko Niimi and Charles Yuji Horioka
Doshisha University and Kobe University
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bequests, education, inheritances, intergenerational transfers, inter vivos transfers, wealth distribution, wealth inequality, US

The Impact of Intergenerational Transfers on Household Wealth Inequality in Japan and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w22687
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2021
Yoko Niimi and Charles Yuji Horioka
Doshisha University and Kobe University
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A Comment on Nishimura, Nakajima, and Kiyota's Does the Natural Selection Mechanism Still Work in Severe Recessions? Examination of the Japanese Economy in the 1990s

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Jan 2007
Tae Okada and Charles Yuji Horioka
Osaka University - Graduate School of Economics and Kobe University
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Total Factor Productivity, Entry and Exit, Natural Selection, Natural Selection Mechanism, Directional Selection, Disruptive Selection, Diversifying Selection, Evolution, Banking Crisis, Forbearance Lending, Forcible Withdrawal of Loans, Reluctance to Lend, Credit Crunch, Recession, Japanese Economy

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Are the Japanese Selfish, Altruistic, or Dynastic?

NBER Working Paper No. w8577
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Nov 2001 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Are Americans More Altruistic than the Japanese? A U.S.-Japan Comparison of Saving and Bequest Motives

NBER Working Paper No. w7463
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 May 2000 Last Revised: 24 May 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka, Hideki Fujisaki, Wako Watanabe and Takatsugu Kouno
Kobe University, Daiwa Securities SB Capital Markets Co. Ltd., Osaka University - Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) and Government of Japan - Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications
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The Wealth Decumulation Behavior of the Retired Elderly in Japan: The Relative Importance of Precautionary Saving and Bequest Motives

ISER DP 1042
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Nov 2018
Yoko Niimi and Charles Yuji Horioka
Doshisha University and Kobe University
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Aged, Bequests, Dissaving, Japan, Life-Cycle Model, Precautionary Saving, Retired Elderly, Saving, Wealth Decumulation

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The Life and Work of Martin Stuart ('Marty') Feldstein

Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E. Blume, eds., New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Online Edition (Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, England: Macmillan Publishers Ltd.), Forthcoming, ISER Discussion Paper No. 905
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2015
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Council of Economic Advisers; Feldstein-Horioka paradox or puzzle; Harvard University; international capital mobility; Martin Stuart Feldstein; National Bureau of Economic Research; NBER; public finance; social insurance; social security; taxation

Are Americans and Indians More Altruistic than the Japanese and Chinese? Evidence from a New International Survey of Bequest Plans

ISER Discussion Paper No. 901
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 May 2014 Last Revised: 30 May 2014
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Bequests; inheritances; estates; inter vivos transfers; intergenerational transfers; bequest motives; bequest division; bequest plans; household preferences; altruism; selfishness; self-interest; life cycle model; altruism model; dynasty model; primogeniture; strategic bequest motive; religion

Are Americans and Indians More Altruistic than the Japanese and Chinese? Evidence from a New International Survey of Bequest Plans

NBER Working Paper No. w20158
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 May 2014 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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IS Imbalances and Current Account Surpluses in Japan: In Memory of Professor Ronald I. McKinnon

ISER Discussion Paper No. 945
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Aug 2015
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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IS imbalances, IS balances, saving-investment balances, global imbalances, current account surpluses, current account balances, trade balances, saving, household saving, corporate saving, government saving, investment, population aging, Ronald McKinnon, Japan

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Revitalizing the Japanese Economy by Socializing Risk

ISER Discussion Paper No. 799
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2011
Charles Yuji Horioka and Reiko Kanda
Kobe University and National Institute for Research Advancement (NIRA)
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Japanese economy, Policy regimes, Liberal regime, Social democratic regime, Conservative regime, Economic risks, Risk-coping mechanisms, Risk sharing, Socialization of risk, Social welfare, Redistribution, Government expenditures, Income gap, Income disparities, Income inequalities, Discrimination

Why Do Children Take Care of Their Elderly Parents? Are the Japanese Any Different?

ISER Discussion Paper No. 970
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 May 2016
Charles Yuji Horioka, Emin Gahramanov, Aziz Hayat and Xueli Tang
Kobe University, American University of Sharjah - Department of Economics, Deakin University - School of Accounting, Economics and Finance and Deakin University
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Altruism, attention, bequest motive, care, caregiving, contest success function, co-residence, elderly care, exchange motive, informal care, intergenerational transfers, Japan, parental care, parent-child relations, selfishness, social norms, strategic bequest motive

Why Do Children Take Care of Their Elderly Parents? are the Japanese Any Different?

NBER Working Paper No. w22245
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 May 2016 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka, Emin Gahramanov, Aziz Hayat and Xueli Tang
Kobe University, American University of Sharjah - Department of Economics, Deakin University - School of Accounting, Economics and Finance and Deakin University
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Why Do Children Take Care of Their Elderly Parents? Are the Japanese Any Different?

International Economic Review, Vol. 59, Issue 1, pp. 113-136, 2018
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Feb 2018
Charles Yuji Horioka, Emin Gahramanov, Aziz Hayat and Xueli Tang
Kobe University, American University of Sharjah - Department of Economics, Deakin University - School of Accounting, Economics and Finance and Deakin University
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Is the Eldest Son Different? The Residential Choice of Siblings in Japan

NBER Working Paper No. w12655
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2021
Midori Wakabayashi and Charles Yuji Horioka
Tohoku University and Kobe University
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The Degree of Judicial Enforcement and Credit Markets: Evidence from Japanese Household Panel Data

ISER Discussion Paper No. 764
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Jan 2010
Kobe University, Kyoto Sangyo University and Osaka University - Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER)
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Judicial enforcement, Credit allocation, Credit rationing, Bankruptcy, Screening, Household Behavior, Borrowing

The Degree of Judicial Enforcement and Credit Markets: Evidence from Japanese Household Panel Data

NBER Working Paper No. w15631
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka and Shizuka Sekita
Kobe University and Kyoto Sangyo University
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The Degree of Judicial Enforcement and Credit Markets: Evidence from Japanese Household Panel Data

International Review of Finance, Vol. 11, Issue 2, pp. 245-268, 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Jun 2011
Charles Yuji Horioka and Shizuka Sekita
Kobe University and Osaka University - Graduate School of Economics
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The &Apos;Real&Apos; Explanation of the PPP Puzzle

NBER Working Paper No. w22198
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 02 May 2016 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2021
Nicholas Ford and Charles Yuji Horioka
University of Cambridge - Wolfson College and Kobe University
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Explaining Foreign Holdings of Asia's Debt Securities: The Feldstein-Horioka Paradox Revisited

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Nov 2015
Charles Yuji Horioka, Akiko Terada-Hagiwara and Takaaki Nomoto
Kobe University, Asian Development Bank and The Cabinet Secretariat - Japan
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Cross-border portfolio investments, debt securities, Feldstein-Horioka paradox or puzzle, foreign debt holdings, Global Financial Crisis, government bonds or securities, home bias, international capital flows, safe haven, Japan, Asia

Explaining Foreign Holdings of Asia&Apos;S Debt Securities: The Feldstein-Horioka Paradox Revisited

NBER Working Paper No. w21734
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 22 May 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka, Akiko Terada-Hagiwara and Takaaki Nomoto
Kobe University, Asian Development Bank and The Cabinet Secretariat - Japan
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住宅ローンの供給 拡大 の是非を問う (Evaluation of the Expansion of Housing Credit in Japan)

ISER DP No. 1098
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Oct 2020
Charles Yuji Horioka and Yoko Niimi
Kobe University and Doshisha University
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Home-ownership Rate, Housing Finance, Housing Loans, Housing Purchase, Mortgages, Rent

The Impact of Pre-Marital Sex Ratios on Household Saving in Two Asian Countries: The Competitive Saving Motive Revisited

ISER Discussion Paper No. 975
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Charles Yuji Horioka and Akiko Terada-Hagiwara
Kobe University and Asian Development Bank
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age structure of the population, competitive saving motive, dowries, household saving, life cycle hypothesis, marriage expenses, population control, saving for marriage, sex ratio, son preference, wedding expenses, Korea, India

The Impact of Pre-Marital Sex Ratios on Household Saving in Two Asian Countries: The Competitive Saving Motive Revisited

NBER Working Paper No. w22412
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka and Akiko Terada-Hagiwara
Kobe University and Asian Development Bank
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The Impact of Sex Ratios Before Marriage on Household Saving in Two Asian Countries: The Competitive Saving Motive Revisited

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 494
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Oct 2016
Charles Yuji Horioka and Akiko Terada-Hagiwara
Kobe University and Asian Development Bank
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age structure of the population, competitive saving motive, dowries, gender ratio, household saving rate, India, life cycle hypothesis, marriage expenses, population control, premarital sex ratio, Republic of Korea, saving for education, saving for marriage, saving rate, sex ratio, son preference

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The "Real" Explanation of the Feldstein-Horioka Puzzle

NBER Working Paper No. w22081
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 14 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2016
Nicholas Ford and Charles Yuji Horioka
University of Cambridge - Wolfson College and Kobe University
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A Comment on Nishimura, Nakajima, and Kiyota&Apos;S "Does the Natural Selection Mechanism Still Work in Severe Recessions? Examination of the Japanese Economy in the 1990s"

NBER Working Paper No. w13298
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 09 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 03 May 2021
Tae Okada and Charles Yuji Horioka
Osaka University - Graduate School of Economics and Kobe University
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The Wealth Decumulation Behavior of the Retired Elderly in Italy: The Importance of Bequest Motives and Precautionary Saving

ISER DP No. 1087
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 May 2020
Luigi Ventura and Charles Yuji Horioka
Sapienza, University of Rome and Kobe University
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Aged, bequest intentions, bequest motive, dissaving, elderly, households, Italy, inheritances, intergenerational transfers, inter vivos transfers, life-cycle hypothesis or model, precautionary saving, retired elderly, saving, wealth accumulation and decumulation

The Wealth Decumulation Behavior of the Retired Elderly in Italy: The Importance of Bequest Motives and Precautionary Saving

NBER Working Paper No. w26986
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2021
Luigi Ventura and Charles Yuji Horioka
Sapienza, University of Rome and Kobe University
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The Impact of Bequest Motives on Retirement Behavior in Japan: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis

ISER DP No. 1073, 2020
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Feb 2020
Charles Yuji Horioka, Emin Gahramanov, Aziz Hayat and Xueli Tang
Kobe University, American University of Sharjah - Department of Economics, Deakin University and Deakin University
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Altruistic Bequest Motive, Bequest Motives, Exchange Bequest Motive, Inheritances, Japan, Labor Supply, Retirement, Strategic Bequest Motive, Working Hours

The Impact of Bequest Motives on Retirement Behavior in Japan: a Theoretical and Empirical Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w26621
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka, Emin Gahramanov, Aziz Hayat and Xueli Tang
Kobe University, American University of Sharjah - Department of Economics, Deakin University and Deakin University
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Does the Selfish Life-Cycle Model Apply in the Case of Japan?

ISER DP NO. 1084
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Apr 2020
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Age structure of the population, altruism, bequest motives, borrowing constraints, consumption, dissaving, elderly, household behavior, inheritances, intergenerational transfers, Japan, life-cycle hypothesis or model, retirees, saving, saving motives, selfishness

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Was the Expansion of Housing Credit in Japan Good or Bad?

ISER DP No. 1075
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Feb 2020
Charles Yuji Horioka and Yoko Niimi
Kobe University and Doshisha University
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Homeownership, Housing credit, Housing loans, Mortgages, Household debt, Household liabilities

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The Impact of a Failed Coup d’État on Happiness, Life Satisfaction, and Trust: The Case of the Plot in Turkey on July 15, 2016

ISER DP No. 1067
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Dec 2019
K. Ali Akkemik, Gerçek Çiçek, Charles Yuji Horioka and Yoko Niimi
Yamaguchi University Faculty of Economics, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg, Kobe University and Doshisha University
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happiness, well-being, trust, life satisfaction, coup d’état, Turkey

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Aging, Savings, and Public Pensions in Japan

Asian Economic Policy Review, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 303-319, December 2007
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Nov 2007
Charles Yuji Horioka, Wataru Suzuki and Tatsuo Hatta
Kobe University, University of Gakugei and National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)
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Is the Selfish Life-Cycle Model More Applicable in Japan and, If So, Why? A Literature Survey

ISER DP No. 1102, 2020
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Nov 2020
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Age Structure, Altruism, Bequest Motives, Borrowing Constraints, Consumption, Dis-Saving, Dynasty Model, Elderly, Family Ties, Household Behavior, Inheritances, Inter-Generational Transfers, Japan, Life-Cycle Model, Retirees, Saving Motives

Is the Selfish Life-Cycle Model More Applicable in Japan and, If so, Why? A Literature Survey

NBER Working Paper No. w27869
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2021
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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Aging and Saving in Asia

Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 15, Issue 1, pp. 46-55, February 2010
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Feb 2010
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University
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The Impact of Intergenerational Transfers on Wealth Inequality in Japan and the United States

The World Economy, Vol. 41, Issue 8, pp. 2042-2066, 2018
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Sep 2018
Yoko Niimi and Charles Yuji Horioka
Doshisha University and Kobe University
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bequests, education, inheritances, inter vivos transfers, intergenerational transfers, wealth distribution, wealth inequality

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Aging in Asia: Introduction to Symposium

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 22, Issue 3, pp. 879-884, 2018
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 29 Aug 2018
Charles Yuji Horioka, Peter Morgan, Yoko Niimi and Guanghua Wan
Kobe University, ADBI, Doshisha University and Asian Development Bank Institute
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A Cointegration Analysis of the Impact of the Age Structure of the Population on the Household Saving Rate in Japan

The Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 79, No. 3, August 1997
Posted: 20 Apr 1998
Charles Yuji Horioka
Kobe University

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