East Asian Seminar on Economics

Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose, Organizers

June 29-30, 2017

Manila, Philippines

Conference Code of Conduct

Masayuki Inui, Bank of Japan
Nao Sudo, Bank of Japan

Effects of Monetary Policy Shocks on Inequality in Japan
Yukinobu Kitamura, Hitotsubashi University
Takeshi Miyazaki, Kyushu University

Income Tax Reforms and Intra-Generational Redistribution: Evidence from Japan
Christopher M. Meissner, University of California, Davis and NBER

Geography, Income, and Trade when Income Inequality Matters
Till M. von Wachter, University of California, Los Angeles and NBER
Jae Song, Social Security Administration
David J. Price, University of Toronto
Nicholas Bloom, Stanford University and NBER

Firming up Inequality
Jakob B. Madsen, Monash University

Piketty's Third Law of Capitalist Economics and the Dynamics of Inequality in Britain, 1210-2013
Pi Chen, CIER

Wage Inequality in Taiwan and Its Causes