Chihiro SHIMIZU  清水千弘 本文へジャンプ

Hitotsubashi Workshop on Economic Measurement


October 19, 2022 10:25 a.m.-17:30 p.m.


The International House of Japan, Inc. (国際文化会館)

5-11-16 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 106-0032


Naohito Abe (Hitotsubashi U.), Koji Nomura (Keio University), Chihiro Shimizu (Hitotsubashi U.)



9:45       Registration Open


10:25            Opening Remarks   Kyoji Fukao, Hitotsubashi University. 



Session 1:

Chair: Koji Nomura (Keio University)


10:30-11:00       Chihiro Shimizu , Hitotsubashi University, with Erwin Diewert

“Alternative Approaches in Measuring the Services of Owner-Occupied Housing”


11:00-11:30       Toshikatsu Inoue, Hitotsubashi University, with Naohito Abe.

 “The Effect of Seasonality on Elementary Index”


11:30-12:00      Yumi Saita, Kansei Gakuin University, with Masahiro Higo,Yuta Tachi, Chihiro Shimizu

“Constructing a Building Price Index Using Big Data from the Administrative Sector.” 


12:00-13:00                Lunch



Session 2:

Chair: Iichiro Uesugi Hitotsubashi University)

13:00-13:50     Erwin Diewert, The University of British Columbia, with Koji Nomura, Chihiro Shimizu

“Alternative Measures for Chinese Productivity Growth” 


13:50-14:10      Cabinet Office 01. Susumu Kuwahara, Cabinet Office,

“Research on measuring price of medical services reflecting the quality difference for the improvement of the GDP deflator” 


14:10-14:30      Cabinet Office 02. Takeshi Sakuramoto, Rikkyo University,

The OECD Digital SUTs for 2015 and 2018 in Japan”


14:30-15:00               Coffee break, Discussion for Cabinet Office Reports



Session 3:

Chair: Akiyuki Tonogi (Toyo University)


15:00-15:50     Prasada Rao, Queensland University with Reza Hajargasht

“Stochastic Approach to Price Indices: Revisited”


15:50-16:20    Naohito Abe, Hitotsubashi University, with Yusuke Yamamoto, Chihiro Shimizu

“On the Price Index for TVs: A Case with Heterogeneous Trends


16:20-16:40    Statistics Bureau 01. Seitaro Tanimichi, Statistics Bureau Japan,

Utilization of big data in CPI”


16:40-17:00    Statistics Bureau 02. Satoru Hagino, Statistics Bureau Japan,

Towards the development of trade statistics using firm-level data”


17:00     Closing Remarks    Naohito Abe, Hitotsubashi University   


17:30    Discussion for Statistics Bureau Reports