- Time and Date: 9:00 - 16:50, Friday, November 26, 2010
- Venue: RIETI's seminar room (Rm. 1121,11th Floor, METI Annex)
1-3-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
9:00 - 9:05 Opening Remarks
OIKAWA Kozo (Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI))
MARUYA Toyojiro (Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization (IDE-JETRO))
9:05 - 9:15 Introduction
SATO Hitoshi (RIETI)
Chair: SATO Hitoshi (RIETI)
9:15 - 10:15 "Employment Fluctuations in a Dual Labor Market"
Juan F. JIMENO (The Bank of Spain)
Discussant: TSURU Kotaro (RIETI)
10:15 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 - 11:30 "Incomplete Information and the Timing to Adjust Labor:Evidence from the Lead-Lag Relationship between Temporary Help Employment and Permanent Employment"
ONO Yukako (Keio University)
Discussant: KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (RIETI and Hitotsubashi University)
11:30 - 12:30 "Impact of Global Competition on the Share of Nonstandard Workers"
AHN Joyup (Korea Labor Institute)
Discussant: MATSUBARA Kiyoshi (Nihon University)
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
Chair: MACHIKITA Tomohiro (IDE-JETRO)
13:30 - 14:30 "The Effect of Protection of Temporary Workers on Employment Levels: Evidence from the 2007 Reform in South Korea"
KANG Changhui (Chung-Ang University)
Discussant: MACHIKITA Tomohiro (IDE-JETRO)
14:30 - 15:30 "Non-permanent Jobs and Globalization: Evidence from Japan"
MACHIKITA Tomohiro (IDE-JETRO)
Discussant: TOMIURA Eiichi (RIETI and Yokohama National University)
15:30 - 15:45 Coffee Break
15:45 - 16:45 Presentation by Mr. Wakasugi's study group
16:45 - 16:50 Closing Remarks
WAKASUGI Ryuhei (RIETI and Kyoto University)