Masahiro Kawai

Asian Development Bank Institute

Kasumigaseki Building 8F 3-2-5

Kasumigaseki Chiyoda-ku

Tokyo, 100-6008

Japan

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

Issues for Renminbi Internationalization: An Overview

ADBI Working Paper 454
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Jan 2014
Barry Eichengreen and Masahiro Kawai
University of California, Berkeley and Asian Development Bank Institute
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renminbi, yuan, international monetary policy, currency internationalization, foreign exchange, capital account liberalization, financial market

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Crisis and Contagion in East Asia: Nine Lessons

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2610
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and Asian Development Bank Institute
Downloads 496 (54,577)
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Implications of the Currency Crisis for Exchange Rate Arrangements in Emerging East Asia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2502
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Masahiro Kawai and Shigeru Akiyama
Asian Development Bank Institute and World Bank
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Regionalism as an Engline of Multilateralism: A Case for a Single East Asian FTA

ADB Working Paper Series on Regional Economic Integration No. 14
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2008
Masahiro Kawai and Ganeshan Wignaraja
Asian Development Bank Institute and Asian Development Bank
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Free trade agreement, ASEAN, multilateralism, CGE models

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Asian FTAs: Trends and Challenges

ADBI Working Paper No. 144
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 Oct 2009
Masahiro Kawai and Ganeshan Wignaraja
Asian Development Bank Institute and Asian Development Bank
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WTO, Doha Round Agreement, Asian Free Trade Agreements, rules of origin, FTAs

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The Asian 'Noodle Bowl': Is it Serious for Business

Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) Working Paper Series No. 136
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Apr 2009
Masahiro Kawai and Ganeshan Wignaraja
Asian Development Bank Institute and Asian Development Bank
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FTAs, East Asia, Asian Noodle Bowl, Spaghetti Bowl, Rules of Origin

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EAFTA or CEPEA: Which Way Forward?

ASEAN Economic Bulletin, Vol. 25, No. 2, August 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Jan 2009
Masahiro Kawai and Ganeshan Wignaraja
Asian Development Bank Institute and Asian Development Bank
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free trade agreements, EAFTA, CEPEA, East Asia, "WTO-plus" provisions

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Lessons from Japan’s Banking Crisis, 1991-2005

ADBI Working Paper No. 222
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Jul 2010
Mariko Fujii and Masahiro Kawai
University of Tokyo - Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology (RCAST) and Asian Development Bank Institute
Downloads 277 (108,511)
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Japan banking crisis, 1990s, bank capital, financial regulation

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Regulating Systemic Risk

ADBI Working Paper No. 189
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Apr 2010
Masahiro Kawai and Michael Pomerleano
Asian Development Bank Institute and Asian Development Bank Institute
Downloads 274 (109,793)
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global financial crisis, systemic risk, macroprudential supervision, systemic stability regulation

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Japan's Official Development Assistance: Recent Issues and Future Directions

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2722
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Masahiro Kawai and Shingo Takagi
Asian Development Bank Institute and Osaka Prefecture University
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Asian FTAs: Trends, Prospects, and Challenges

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 226
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Dec 2010
Masahiro Kawai and Ganeshan Wignaraja
Asian Development Bank Institute and Asian Development Bank
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Asian Free Trade Agreements (FTA), Noodle Bowl, WTO-Plus Provisions, East Asia-Wide Free Trade Agreements (FTA)

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Multilateralizing Asian Regionalism

ADBI Working Paper No. 431
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Aug 2013
Richard E. Baldwin and Masahiro Kawai
University of Geneva - Graduate Institute of International Studies (HEI) and Asian Development Bank Institute
Downloads 171 (172,842)
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free trade agreements, Asia, Asian noodle bowl, global trade integration, ASEAN, Trans-Pacific partnership, inclusive Asian regionalism

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Proposed Strategy for a Regional Exchange Rate Arrangement in Post-Crisis East Asia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2503
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Masahiro Kawai and Shinji Takagi
Asian Development Bank Institute and Osaka University - Graduate School of Economics
Downloads 158 (184,967)
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Asia’s Role in the Global Economic Architecture

ADBI Working Paper No. 235
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Aug 2010
Masahiro Kawai and Peter A. Petri
Asian Development Bank Institute and Brandeis University - Brandeis International Business School
Downloads 148 (195,373)
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IMF, global financial architecture, governance, multilateral development banks

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Changing Commercial Policy in Japan During 1985-2010

ADBI Working Paper No. 253
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2011
Masahiro Kawai and Shujiro Urata
Asian Development Bank Institute and Waseda University-Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies
Downloads 129 (218,078)
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japan commercial policy, economy, trade, gatt, WTO, FTA

Asia’s Post-Global Financial Crisis Adjustment: A Model-Based Dynamic Scenario Analysis

ADBI Working Paper No. 254
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2010
Masahiro Kawai and Fan Zhai
Asian Development Bank Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 66 (339,947)
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computable general equilibrium model, global financial crisis, east asia gfc, emerging east asia

Asia’s Post-Global Financial Crisis Adjustment: A Model-Based Dynamic Scenario Analysis

Asian Development Review, Vol. 27, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Masahiro Kawai and Fan Zhai
Asian Development Bank Institute and China Investment Corporation
Downloads 39 (432,218)

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East Asia, global financial crisis, global imbalance, global rebalancing, fiscal stimulus, exchange rate flexibility, overlapping generations model

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Japan’s Post-Triple-Disaster Growth Strategy

ADBI Working Paper 376
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2012
Masahiro Kawai and Peter Morgan
Asian Development Bank Institute and ADBI
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Japanese economy, Japan growth strategy, earthquake, triple disaster, global financial crisis

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Regional Financial Regulation in Asia

ADBI Working Paper 460
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2014
Masahiro Kawai and Peter Morgan
Asian Development Bank Institute and ADBI
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financial regulation, financial surveillance, regional cooperation, financial safety net, international financial markets, international monetary arrangements and institutions

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New Measures of the Trilemma Hypothesis: Implications for Asia

ADBI Working Paper 381
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Sep 2012
Hiro Ito and Masahiro Kawai
Portland State University - Department of Economics and Asian Development Bank Institute
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trilemma hypothesis, trilemma triangle, exchange rate stability, monetary policy independence, financial market openness, Asia

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Determinants of the Trilemma Policy Combination

ADBI Working Paper No. 456
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Feb 2014
Hiro Ito and Masahiro Kawai
Portland State University - Department of Economics and Asian Development Bank Institute
Downloads 87 (286,469)
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trilemma hypothesis, macroeconomic policy, exchange rate stability, financial market openness, monetary policy independence, financial crisis, policy combination

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Is There Really a Renminbi Bloc in Asia?

ADBI Working Paper 467
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Mar 2014
Masahiro Kawai and Victor Pontines
Asian Development Bank Institute and Asian Development Bank Institute
Downloads 80 (301,447)
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RMB, renminbi bloc, Frankel-Wei regression model, anchor currency, East Asia, currency baskets

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Banking Crises and 'Japanization': Origins and Implications

ADBI Working Paper 430
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Jul 2013
Masahiro Kawai and Peter Morgan
Asian Development Bank Institute and ADBI
Downloads 76 (310,735)
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economic growth, total factor productivity, inflation, demographics, credit growth, banking crises

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Asia in Global Governance: A Case for Decentralized Institutions

ASIAN REGIONALISM AND HE WORLD ECONOMY: ENGINE FOR DYNAMISM AND STABILITY, Masahiro Kawai, Jong Wha Lee and Peter A. Petri, eds., Edward Elgar, 2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2010
Masahiro Kawai, Peter A. Petri and Elif Sisli Ciamarra
Asian Development Bank Institute, Brandeis University - Brandeis International Business School and Brandeis University
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Governance, IMF, Theory of Clubs, International Public Goods, Asia

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Emerging Economies' Supply Shocks and Japan's Price Deflation: International Transmissions in a Three-Country DSGE Model

ADBI Working Paper 459
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Feb 2014
Naohisa Hirakata, Yuto Iwasaki and Masahiro Kawai
Bank of Japan - Research and Statistics Department, Bank of Japan and Asian Development Bank Institute
Downloads 68 (330,525)
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supply shocks, emerging economies, trade structure, exchange rate regimes, three-country DSGE model

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Financing Development Cooperation in Northeast Asia

ADBI Working Paper 407
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Masahiro Kawai
Asian Development Bank Institute
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infrastructure development and connectivity, subregional cooperation programs in asia, northeast asian infrastructure forum, northeast asian infrastructure fund

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ADB Forum on the Use of Capital Controls

Asian Development Review, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 82-88, 2012
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Jul 2012
International Monetary Fund (IMF), University of the Philippines, School of Economics, Asian Development Bank, University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics, Thailand Development Research Institute, Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department and Asian Development Bank Institute
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agriculture, wages, migrants, income, urban migrants, rural–urban migration, rural households, urban–rural divide, employment quality, education quality, urbanization, industrialization, effect of migration, special economic zones, foreign direct investment, productivity growth, nonfarm employment

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Long-Term Issues for Fiscal Sustainability in Emerging Asia

ADBI Working Paper 432
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Aug 2013
Masahiro Kawai and Peter Morgan
Asian Development Bank Institute and ADBI
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fiscal space, fiscal sustainability, emerging asia, emerging asian economies, global financial crisis, fiscal stimulus policies, government debt

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Financial Crisis as a Catalyst of Legal Reforms: The Case of Asia

ADBI Working Paper 446
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2014
Masahiro Kawai and Henrik Schmiegelow
Asian Development Bank Institute and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL)
Downloads 27 (476,530)

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financial crises, legal reforms, judicial systems, legal institutions

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Toward a Regional Exchange Rate Regime in East Asia

Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 13, Issue 1, pp. 83-103, February 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Jan 2008
Masahiro Kawai
Asian Development Bank Institute
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Citation 19
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Trade Patterns and Exchange Rates in East Asia

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Mar 2016
Mizanur Rahman and Masahiro Kawai
University of Dhaka and Asian Development Bank Institute
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Production network, global value chain, revealed comparative advantage, exchange rate, global payment imbalance, East Asia

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Asia's Role in the Global Economic Architecture

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 32, Issue 1, pp. 230-245, 2014
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Nov 2013
Masahiro Kawai and Peter A. Petri
Asian Development Bank Institute and Brandeis University - Brandeis International Business School
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Central Banking for Financial Stability in Asia

ADBI Working Paper 377
Posted: 02 Sep 2012
Masahiro Kawai and Peter Morgan
Asian Development Bank Institute and ADBI

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central banking, central banks, financial stability, Asia, surveillance and regulation, global financial crisis

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Reform of the International Financial Architecture: An Asian Perspective

The Singapore Economic Review (SER), 2010
Posted: 05 Jun 2010
Masahiro Kawai
Asian Development Bank Institute

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Asian financial crisis, global financial crisis, international financial architecture, IMF, CMI