HSI2018—4th Hitotsubashi Summer Institute

from to (Japan)
at Hitotsubashi University ( Mercury Tower & Sano Shoin )
2-1, Naka, Kunitachi, Tokyo 186-8601 JAPAN
Description

We are very pleased to welcome you to HSI2018—4th Hitotsubashi Summer Institute to be held from 30 July to 10 August at Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan.

Venue is Mercury Tower from 30 July to 7 August and Sano Shoin Hall from 8 to 10 August.
Program of this year is consisting of following five sessions. By clicking a date, program of the date will be shown.

Microeconomic Theory on 30 and 31 July
Reiko Gotoh (Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University)
Daisuke Hirata (Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study, Hitotsubashi University)
Norio Takeoka (Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University)
Takashi Ui (Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University)

International Trade and FDI on 1 and 2 (morning) August
Jota Ishikawa (Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University)
Eiichi Tomiura (Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi Univeristy)

Macroeconomics and Macroeconometrics on 2 (afternoon) and 3 August
Toshiaki Watanabe (Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubasih University)

Economic Development on 6 and 7 August
Takashi Kurosaki (Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University)
Yutaka Arimoto (Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi Univeristy)

Book Conference on the Cambridge Economic History of the Modern World
on 8, 9 and 10 August
Kyoji Fukao (Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University)
Stephen Broadberry (Nuffield College, Oxford University)
 

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  • Wednesday, 8 August 2018
    • 09:00 - 09:30 Registration ( Sano-Shoin Hall )
    • 09:30 - 11:00 Vol. I 1700 to 1870: PartA Regional Development - 1
      Location: Sano-Shoin Hall
      • 09:30 Chapter 01 Britain: the Industrial Revolution and Modern Economic Growth 30'
        Speaker: Stephen Broadberry (University of Oxford)
      • 10:00 Chapter 02 Britain: Continental Europe: Core and Periphery 30'
        Speakers: Giovanni Federico (University of Pisa), Andrei Markevich (New Economic School)
      • 10:30 Chapter 03 Tokugawa Japan and the Foundations of Modern Economic Growth in Asia 30'
        Speaker: Masaki Nakabayashi (University of Tokyo)
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Morning Break ( Sano-Shoin Hall )
    • 11:30 - 13:00 Vol. I 1700 to 1870: PartA Regional Development - 2
      Location: Sano-Shoin Hall
      • 11:30 Chapter 04 The Start of the Great Divergence 30'
        Speaker: Christopher Isett (University of Minnesota)
      • 12:00 Chapter 05 India: From the Mughals to the Raj 30'
      • 12:30 Chapter 06 South East Asia 30'
        Speaker: Jean-Pascal Bassino (ENS Lyon)
    • 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch ( Sano-Shoin Hall )
    • 14:00 - 16:00 Vol. I 1700 to 1870: PartA Regional Development - 3
      Location: Sano-Shoin Hall
      • 14:00 Chapter 07 The Ottoman Empire 30'
        Speaker: Sevket Pamuk (Bogazici University)
      • 14:30 Chapter 08 North America 30'
        Speaker: Joshua Rosenbloom (Iowa State University)
      • 15:00 Chapter 09 Latin America 30'
        Speaker: Regina Grafe (European University Institute)
      • 15:30 Chapter 10 Africa: Slavery and the World Economy 30'
    • 16:00 - 16:30 Afternoon Break ( Sano-Shoin Hall )
    • 16:30 - 17:00 Vol. I 1700 to 1870: PartA Regional Development - 4
      Location: Sano-Shoin Hall
      • 16:30 Chapter 11 Australia: Geography and Institutions 30'
        Speaker: David Meredith (University of Oxford)
    • 17:00 - 18:30 Vol. I 1700 to 1870: PartB Factors Governing Differential Outcomes in the Global Economy - 1
      Location: Sano-Shoin Hall
      • 17:00 Chapter 12 Proximate Sources of Growth: Population and Human Capital 30'
        Speaker: Osamu Saito (Hitotsubashi University)
      • 17:30 Chapter 13 Proximate Sources of Growth: Capital and Technology 30'
        Speakers: Alessandro Nuvolari (Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies), Masayuki Tanimoto (University of Tokyo)
      • 18:00 Chapter 14 Underlying Sources of Growth: First and Second Nature Geography 30'
        Speaker: Tomoko Hashino (Kobe University)
    • 18:30 - 19:30 Reception ( Sano-Shoin Hall )
  • Thursday, 9 August 2018
    • 08:30 - 09:00 Registration ( Sano-Shoin Hall )
    • 09:00 - 10:00 Vol. I 1700 to 1870: PartB Factors Governing Differential Outcomes in the Global Economy - 2
      Location: Sano-Shoin Hall
      • 09:00 Chapter 15 Underlying Sources of Growth: Institutions and the State 30'
        Speaker: John Wallis (University of Maryland)
      • 09:30 Chapter 16 Consequences of Growth: Living Standards, Inequality and Consumption 30'
        Speaker: Xu Yi (Guangxi Normal University)
    • 10:00 - 10:30 Morning Break ( Sano-Shoin Hall )
    • 10:30 - 12:00 Vol. I 1700 to 1870: PartB Factors Governing Differential Outcomes in the Global Economy - 3
      Location: Sano-Shoin Hall
      • 10:30 Chapter 17 International Transactions: Real Trade and Factor Flows 30'
        Speakers: Carol Shiue (University of Colorado), Wolfgang Keller (University of Colorado)
      • 11:00 Chapter 18 International Transactions: Finance 30'
        Speakers: Rui Esteves (University of Oxford), Pilar Nogues-Marco (University of Geneva)
      • 11:30 Chapter 19 Warfare and Empire 30'
        Speaker: Philip Hoffman (California Institute of Technology)
    • 12:00 - 13:00 Lunch ( Sano-Shoin Hall )
    • 13:00 - 15:00 Vol. II 1870 to 2010: PartA Regional Development - 1
      Location: Sano-Shoin Hall
      • 13:00 Chapter 01 North America: the Rise of US Economic and Technological Leadership 30'
        Speaker: Paul Rhode (University of Michigan)
      • 13:30 Chapter 02 Western Europe: Convergence and Divergence 30'
        Speaker: Paul Sharp (University of Southern Denmark)
      • 14:00 Chapter 03 Eastern Europe and the USSR: the Socialist Experiment and Beyond 30'
        Speaker: Tracy Dennison (California Institute of Technology)
      • 14:30 Chapter 04 Japan: Modern Economic Growth in Asia 30'
        Speaker: Kyoji Fukao (Hitotsubashi University)
    • 15:00 - 15:30 Afternoon Break ( Sano-Shoin Hall )
    • 15:30 - 17:30 Vol. II 1870 to 2010: PartA Regional Development - 2
      Location: Sano-Shoin Hall
      • 15:30 Chapter 05 China: Decline and Resurgence in East Asia 30'
        Speaker: Debin Ma (London School of Economics and Political Science)
      • 16:00 Chapter 06 From Free Trade to Regulation: India's Economic Development Since 1858 30'
        Speaker: Bishnu Gupta (University of Warwick)
      • 16:30 Chapter 07 Globalization and Economic Development in South East Asia 30'
        Speaker: Gregg Huff (University of Oxford)
      • 17:00 Chapter 08 Decline and Resurgence in the Middle East 30'
    • 18:00 - 20:00 Dinner ( Somewhere )
  • Friday, 10 August 2018
    • 08:30 - 09:00 Registration ( Sano-Shoin Hall )
    • 09:00 - 10:30 Vol. II 1870 to 2010: PartA Regional Development - 3
      Location: Sano-Shoin Hall
      • 09:00 Chapter 09 Latin America: Stalled Catching-up 30'
        Speaker: Alfonso Herranz Loncan (University of Barcelona)
      • 09:30 Chapter 10 Africa Economic Development: Growth, Reversals and Deep Transitions 30'
      • 10:00 Chapter 11 Australia: Prosperity, Relative Economic Decline and Reorientation 30'
        Speaker: Gary Magee (Monash University)
    • 10:30 - 11:00 Morning Break
    • 11:00 - 13:00 Vol. II 1870 to 2010: PartB Factors Governing Differential Outcomes in the Global Economy - 1
      • 11:00 Chapter 12 Healthy, Literate and Smart: the Global Increase in Human Capital 30'
      • 11:30 Chapter 13 Proximate Sources of Growth: Capital and Technology 30'
        Speaker: Rajabrata Banerjee (University of South Australia)
      • 12:00 Chapter 14 Underlying Sources of Growth: First and Second Nature Geography 30'
        Speaker: Toshihiro Okubo (Keio University)
      • 12:30 Chapter 15 Underlying Sources of Growth: Institutions and the State 30'
        Speaker: Leslie Hannah (London School of Economics and Political Science)
    • 13:00 - 14:00 Linch
    • 14:00 - 16:00 Vol. II 1870 to 2010: PartB Factors Governing Differential Outcomes in the Global Economy - 2
      Location: Sano-Shoin Hall
      • 14:00 Chapter 16 Consequences of Growth: Living Standards, inequality and Consumption 30'
        Speaker: Myung Soo Cha (Yeungnam University)
      • 14:30 Chapter 17 International Transactions: Real Trade and Factor Flows 30'
        Speaker: David Jacks (Simon Fraser University)
      • 15:00 Chapter 18 International Transactions: Finance 30'
        Speaker: Rui Esteves (University of Oxford)
      • 15:30 Chapter 19 War and Empire 30'
        Speakers: Leigh Gardner (London School of Economics and Political Science), Jari Eloranta (Appalanchian State University / University of Helsinki)