Current Research Interests

l        Macroeconomics

-          Impact of long-run growth on the commitment problem

-          Application of global games

l        International Economics

-          Currency crisis

-          Sovereign default

l        Japanese Economy

-          Modeling of the gJapanese employment systemh using dynamic contracts


Working Paper

l        The Implications of General and Specific Productivity Growth in a Matching Model (Updated November 12, 2007)

l        Short-term Capital Flows and Currency Crisis (Updated Nov 2007)