Policy Research Institute


Financial Review

Since 1986, the Policy Research Institute has issued Financial Review, a research journal which includes both theoretical and empirical analyses of fiscal or economic issues. The analyses are conducted by outstanding scholars and the research staff of the Institute. The Review is highly regarded in academic circles because of its high-quality and diversified contents. Opinions expressed in the articles in the Review do not reflect an official view of the Japanese government.Financial Review is available at Government Publication Service Centers and Administrative Report Stores.

Here you will find:

1. The last Issue

No.135 (2018.11)-East Asia’s Production and Economic Growth

2. Past special themes and individual ones (since No.46) (Before No.110 : Link to National Diet Library)

No.134 (2018.7)-Quantitative Analysis of Japan's Public Finance and Economy
No.133 (2018.3)-Development and Integration of Financial Markets in Asia
No.132 (2017.10)-Corporate Sector’s Financial Surplus and Corporate Governance
No.131 (2017.6)-Population Decline and Local Economies
No.130 (2017.3)-Financial Statements Statistics of Corporations by Industry
No.129 (2017.3)-Extensive Study on the Principle of Statute-Based Taxation
No.128 (2016.11)-Economic Growth Policy and Knowledge Creation
No.127 (2016.10)-Tax System Reform - Evidence-Based Policy Recommendations
No.126 (2016.3)-Feature Articles Concerning Tax Systems IV - BEPS and Response to Tax Avoidance
No.125 (2015.10)-Economic Stability and Financial Regulation
No.124 (2015.10)-Reconsideration of Social Infrastructure
No.123 (2015.6)-Toward Cost-Benefit Analysis of Local Healthcare and Nursing Care Services
No.122 (2015.3)-Statistical Consistency and Identification of Household Behavior
No.121 (2015.3)-Corporate Governance
No.120 (2014.9)-Fiscal Consolidation
No.119 (2014.8)-China: Economic Policy and Political Regime under Xi Jinping
No.118 (2014.3)-Household Consumption, Savings Behavior and Tax Systems
No.117 (2014.3)-Quantitative Analysis of Japan’s Fiscal and Economic Conditions
No.116 (2013.9)-Japan's Asia Strategies
No.115 (2013.6)-Public Pension System and Budget Deficits
No.114 (2013.3)-Low-Volatility Anomary and Active Portfolio Management in Stock Market
No.113 (2013.3)-Legal Analyses of Public Finance with “Law and Economics”
No.112 (2013.1)-Firm Dynamics and Macroeconomy
No.111 (2012.9)-The Roles of Public and Private Insurances in Medical Systems
No.110open the new window (2012.3)-The Sovereign Risks and the Monetary Problems
No.109open the new window (2012.3)-The World’s Funds Flow and Japan’s Financial Market
No.108open the new window (2012.3)-Local Government Finances - Risk Sharing between Governments
No.107open the new window (2011.5)-Corporate Enterprises’ Behavioral Patterns, Economic Analysis Based upon Corporate Statistics
No.106open the new window (2011.3)-Micro Price Setting Behaviors and Macro Price Dynamics
No.105open the new window (2011.3)-An Economic Analysis of Local Fiscal Systems
No.104open the new window (2011.2)-Law and Economics on the System for Government Procurements
No.103open the new window (2011.1)-New Developments in Public Finance Law
No.102open the new window (2011.1)-Tax Reform - In Consideration of Discussions of OECD and Mirrlees Review -
No.101open the new window (2010.7)-Beyond the Financial Crisis
No.100open the new window (2010.3)-Macro Econometric Model
No.99open the new window  (2010.2)-The Currency and The Short-term Financial Market
No.98open the new window  (2009.12)-Economic Analysis of National Security spending
No.97open the new window  (2009.12)-EU Economy
No.96open the new window  (2009.9)-China Economy
No.95open the new window  (2009.7)-U.S. Economy
No.94open the new window  (2009.5)-International Taxation
No.93open the new window  (2009.3)-Cooperation in East Asia
No.92open the new window  (2008.12)-Human Investment and Economic Growth
No.91open the new window  (2008.11)-Public Sector Risk Management
No.90open the new window  (2008.8)-Recent Business Cycles in the World
No.89open the new window  (2008.3)-Public Capital
No.88open the new window  (2008.3)-Japan's Capital Flow and Its Structural Change 
No.87open the new window  (2007.9)-Social Security 
No.86open the new window  (2006.10)-Measures against the Financial Crisis: Japan's Experience 
No.85open the new window  (2006.9)-Fiscal and Tax Reform in other countries
-with focus on social security reform-
No.84open the new window  (2006.7)-Tax Policy III 
No.83open the new window  (2006.5)-Financial Architecture of East Asia 
No.82open the new window  (2006.5)-Economic Analysis of Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations 
No.81open the new window  (2006.4)-The Japanese External Economic Strategy 
No.80open the new window  (2006.3)-Health Insurance and Long-term Care Insurance
-perspectives of the reform in Japan-
No.79open the new window  (2005.10)-Public Debts and Financial System
No.78open the new window  (2005.8)-Micro Heterogeneity and Japanese Macroeconomy
No.77open the new window  (2005.7)-Cost-Benefit Analysis and Public Expenditures
No.76open the new window  (2005.5)-Fiscal Reform
No.75open the new window  (2005.2)-Financing for International Public Goods
No.74open the new window  (2004.11)-Evaluation of Japanese Fiscal Policy
No.73open the new window  (2004.9)-The Japanese Financial System at the Crossroads: The Bank Crisis and its influence on the Economy
No.72open the new window  (2004.8)-Social Security
No.71open the new window  (2004.5)-Japan's Local Finance under Fiscal Structure Reform
No.70open the new window  (2004.3)-Recent Developments in Financial Economics
No.69open the new window  (2003.12)-Tax Policy II
No.68open the new window  (2003.12)-Corporate Governance II
No.67open the new window  (2003.1)-Long-Term Stagnation in the Japanese Economy andthe Transformation of the Labor Market
No.66open the new window  (2002.12)-Monetary Policy in the 1990s
No.65open the new window  (2002.10)-Tax Policy
No.64open the new window  (2002.8)-Economic Policy under Deflation
No.63open the new window  (2002.7)-Effects of Fiscal Policy
No.62open the new window  (2002.6)-Corporation Activity in Japan analyzed byFinancial Statements Statistics of Corporations
No.61open the new window  (2002.2)-The Problem and Evaluation of Local Public FinanceSystem
No.60open the new window  (2001.12)-Corporate Governance
No.59open the new window  (2001.9)-Dynamic Macroeconomics
No.58open the new window  (2001.7)-The Japanese and the U.S. economies in the 1990's
No.57open the new window  (2001.6)-Judging the Business Cycle Phases
No.56open the new window  (2001.3)-Portfolio Selection by Household and Firm in Japan
No.55open the new window  (2001.2)-Theory and Evaluation of Fiscal Reform
No.54open the new window  (2001.1)-New Trends in Development Economics
No.53open the new window  (2000.4)-Japanese Economy and Design of Economic Systems
No.52open the new window  (1999.12)-Economic Efficiency of Government Expenditure
No.51open the new window  (1999.6)-Advanced technology in Finance
No.50open the new window  (1999.6)-Fiscal and Monetary Policy in past and future
No.49open the new window  (1999.3)-Law and Economic under Market transactions
No.48open the new window  (1999.1)-Equilibrium Exchange Rate
No.47open the new window  (1998.10)-Economic Effects on Government Deficits
-The Development and Decline of Nations
-The Economic Effect of Holding Company
No.46 open the new window   (1998.7)-Research and Development, and Human Capital