Japanese Economic Review - JER

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The Japanese Economic Association publishes its quarterly journal all in English, The Japanese Economic Review, through John Wiley and Sons, Limited. The journal, which was formerly titled The Economic Studies Quarterly. It is open to all researchers in the field of economics around the world. Its scope is wide and it covers all standard research including microeconomics, macroeconomics, and econometrics. It also emphasizes, but is not limited to, the following areas:

  • Welfare Economics and Public Decision-Making
  • Theoretical and Empirical Industrial Organization
  • Intertemporal Economics including Dynamic Systems
  • International Economics and Development Economics
  • Economics of Law, Institutions and Public Policy
  • Game Theory and its Application
  • Theoretical and Empirical Analysis of the Japanese Economy.

Non-members as well as members of the Association are welcome to submit unpublished research articles for editorial consideration. The journal is published four times a year in March, June, September and December.

Editrial Board


  • Michihiko Kandori, the University of Tokyo

Managing Editor

  • Masazumi Hattori, Hitotsubashi University


  • Hidehiko Ichimura, the University of Tokyo
  • Susumu Imai, Hokkaido University
  • Shingo Ishiguro, Osaka University
  • Daiji Kawaguchi, the University of Tokyo
  • Takashi Kurosaki, Hitotsubashi University
  • Tomoyuki Nakajima, the University of Tokyo
  • Yoshihiko Nishiyama, Kyoto University
  • Haruko Noguchi, Waseda University
  • Masao Ogaki, Keio University
  • Yuka Ohno, Hokkaido University
  • Tetsuji Okazaki, the University of Tokyo
  • Tatsuyoshi Okimoto, Crawford School of Public Policy
  • Motohiro Sato, Hitotsubashi University
  • Etsuro Shioji, Hitotsubashi University
  • Takashi Ui, Hitotsubashi University
  • Toshiaki Watanabe, Hitotsubashi University

Associate Editors

  • R. Anton Braun, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, USA
  • Shigeru Fujita, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, USA
  • Takashi Hayashi, University of Glasgow, UK
  • Keisuke Hirano, Pennsylvania State University, USA, and ISER, Osaka University, Japan
  • Mitsuru Igami, Yale University, USA
  • Selahattin Imrohoroglu, Uniersity of Southern California, USA
  • Koichiro Ito, University of Chicago, USA
  • Hiroaki Kaido, Boston University, USA
  • Hiroyuki Kasahara, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Kengo Kato, The University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Toru Kitagawa, University College London, UK
  • Fuhito Kojima, Stanford University, USA
  • Takashi Kunimoto, Singapore Management University, Singapore
  • Toshihiko Mukoyama, University of Virginia, USA
  • Makoto Nakajima, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, USA
  • Ryo Okui, Kyoto University, Japan
  • Taisuke Otsu, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
  • Kota Saito, California Institute of Technology, USA
  • Hitoshi Shigeoka, Simon Fraser University, Canada
  • Katsumi Shimotsu, The University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Takuo Sugaya, Stanford University, USA
  • Satoru Takahashi, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Yoshito Takasaki, The University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Kan Takeuchi, Hitotsubashi University, Japan
  • Kosuke Uetake, Yale University, USA
  • Yasutora Watanabe, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, China
  • Shintaro Yamaguchi, McMaster University, Canada
  • Yuichi Yamamoto, University of Pennsylvania, USA

To submit your manuscript electronically, please go to https://editorialexpress.com/jer and follow the instructions.

Editorial Office

Japanese Economic Association
1-7-10-703, Iidabashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo,
Japan, 102-0072
Email: jer@jeaweb.org
Tel: 81-3-5211-5707
Fax: 81-3-5211-5065

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