Satoshi Shimizutani

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Name
Satoshi Shimizutani
Degree
Ph.D in Economics(University of Michigan)

Research Areas

 
 

Education

 
Sep 1997
 - 
Dec 2002
Department of Economics, University of Michigan
 
Apr 1988
 - 
Mar 1990
Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1986
 - 
Mar 1988
College of Arts and Sciences, University of Tokyo
 

Published Papers

 
Social Security Programs and the Elderly Employment in Japan
Oshio, Takashi, Akiko S. Oishi and Satoshi Shimizutani
Axel Börsch-Supan and Courtney Coile eds. Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Reforms and Retirement Incentives, University of Chicago Press, forthcoming      Dec 2020   [Invited]
Financial Literacy of Middle-Aged and Older Individuals: Comparison of Japan and the United States
Shimizutani, Satoshi and Hiroyuki Yamada
Journal of Economics of Ageing, forthcoming      Dec 2020   [Refereed]
Labor Force Participation of the Elderly in Japan
Oshio, Takashi, Emiko Usui and Satoshi Shimizutani
Courtney Coile, Kevin Milligan, and David Wise eds. Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Working Longer, University of Chicago Press, forthcoming      Jan 2020   [Invited]
New Evidence on Predictable Validity of Grip Strength on Later Life Outcomes in Japan
Matsushima, Midori, Satoshi Shimizutani and Hiroyuki Yamada
Applied Economics Letters   26(19) 1572-1578   Aug 2019   [Refereed]
Male and Female Happiness in Japan during the 2000s: Trends during Era of Promotion of Active Participation by Women in Society
Mitsuyama, Nahoko and Satoshi Shimizutani
Japanese Economic Review   70(2) 189-209   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Health Capacity to Work and its Long-term Trend among the Japanese Elderly
Oshio, Takashi and Satoshi Shimizutani
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   51 76-86   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Life Course Consequences of Low Birth Weight: Evidence from Japan
Matsushima, Midori, Satoshi Shimizutani and Hiroyuki Yamada
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   50 37-47   Dec 2018   [Refereed]
Untapped Work Capacity among Old Persons and Their Potential Contributions to the “Silver Dividend” in Japan
Matsukura, Rikiya, Satoshi Shimizutani, Nahoko Mitsuyama, Sang-Hyop Lee and Naohiro Ogawa
Journal of the Economics of Ageing   12 236-249   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
The Incidence of the Tuition-free High School Program in Japan
Hori, Masahiro and Satoshi Shimizutani
Education Economics   26(1) 93-108   2018   [Refereed]
Health Capacity to Work at Older Ages: Evidence from Japan
Usui, Emiko, Satoshi Shimizutani and Takashi Oshio
David Wise eds. Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: The Capacity to Work at Older Ages, University of Chicago Press   219-241   May 2017   [Invited]
College Tuition Payment and Household Consumption in Japan
Shimizutani Satoshi
Review of Economics of the Household   15(1) 265-285   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Shimizutani, Satoshi and Takashi Oshio
Japanese Economic Review   67(3) 235-256   Sep 2016   [Refereed]
Usui, Emiko, Satoshi Shimizutani and Takashi Oshio
Japanese Economic Review   67(2) 150-168   Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Ichimura, Hidehiko, Yasuyuki Sawada and Satoshi Shimizutani
Japanese Economic Review   67(2) 147-149   Jun 2016
Hori, Masahiro, Nahoko Mitsuyama and Satoshi Shimizutani
Japanese Economic Review   67(1) 77-95   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Option Value of Work, Health Status, and Retirement Decisions in Japan: Evidence from the Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement (JSTAR)
Shimizutani, Satoshi, Takashi Oshio and Mayu Fujii
David Wise eds. Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Disability Insurance Programs and Retirement, The University of Chicago Press   497-535   Jan 2016   [Invited]
Yamada, Hiroyuki and Satoshi Shimizutani
Journal of the Economics of Ageing   6 79-88   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Asia Pacific Review   22(2) 53-76   Nov 2015
Stock Market Reaction to ESG Oriented Management: An Event Study Analysis on a Disclosing Policy in Japan
Mitsuyama, Nahoko and Satoshi Shimizutani
Economics Bulletin   35(2) 1098-1108   May 2015   [Refereed]
Shimizutani, Satoshi, Hiroyuki Yamada, Haruko Noguchi, Yuichiro Masuda and Masafumi Kuzuya
Applied Economics   47(22) 2307-2325   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Retirement Transitions in Japan
Clark, Robert, Rikiya Matsukura, Naohiro Ogawa and Satoshi Shimizutani
Public Policy and Aging Report   25(4) 129-131   2015
Fujii, Mayu, Takashi Oshio and Satoshi Shimizutani
Japanese Economic Review   65(4) 483-498   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Asia Pacific Review   21(1) 88-119   May 2014
Shimizutani, Satoshi and Hiroyuki Yamada
Applied Economics Letters   21(16) 1174-1178   2014   [Refereed]
Shimizutani, Satoshi and Takashi Oshio
Japan and the World Economy   28 99-111   Dec 2013   [Refereed]
Stock Market Response to Women’s Active Participation in Japan: An Event Study Analysis on a Disclosing Policy
Mitsuyama, Nahoko and Satoshi Shimizutani
Economics Bulletin   33(4) 2596-2606   Oct 2013   [Refereed]
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Japanese Economic Review   64(3) 399-413   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Hori, Masahiro and Satoshi Shimizutani
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   26(3) 405-433   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Disability Pension Program and Labor Force Participation in Japan: A Historical Perspective
Oshio, Takashi and Satoshi Shimizutani
David Wise editor. Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Historical Trends in Mortality and Health, Employment, and Disability Insurance Participation and Reforms, The University of Chicago Press   391-417   Sep 2012   [Invited]
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Economics Letters   114(1) 76-79   Jan 2012   [Refereed]
Retirement Process in Japan: New Evidence from Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement (JSTAR)
Ichimura, Hidehiko and Satoshi Shimizutani
Aging in Asia: Findings from New and Emerging Data Initiatives. James P. Smith and Malay Majmundar, Editors. Panel on Policy Research and Data Needs to Meet the Challenge of Aging in Asia. Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Science   173-204   2012   [Refereed]
Sawada, Yasuyuki and Satoshi Shimizutani
Review of Economics of the Household   9(4) 429-443   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Asia Pacific Review   18(2) 105-114   Dec 2011
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Japan and the World Economy   23(3) 141-152   Aug 2011   [Refereed]
Oshio, Takashi, Akiko Oishi and Satoshi Shimizutani
Japanese Economic Review   62(2) 248-271   Jun 2011   [Refereed]
Noguchi, Haruko and Satoshi Shimizutani
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   25(2) 131-142   Jun 2011   [Refereed]
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Asia Pacific Review   17(2) 99-117   Nov 2010
Inakura, Noriko and Satoshi Shimizutani
Applied Economics   42(26) 3401-3415   Oct 2010   [Refereed]
Hsieh, Chang-tai, Satoshi Shimizutani and Masahiro Hori
Journal of Public Economics   94(7-8) 523-529   Aug 2010   [Refereed]
Shimizutani, Satoshi and Takashi Oshio
Industrial Relations   49(2) 248-274   Aug 2010   [Refereed]
Does Social Security Induce Withdrawal of the Old from the Labor Force and Create Jobs for the Young? The Case of Japan
Oshio, Takashi, Satoshi Shimizutani and Akiko Oishi
Jonathan Gruber and David Wise editors. Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: The Relationship to Youth Employment, The University of Chicago Press   217-241   Apr 2010   [Invited]
Noguchi, Haruko and Satoshi Shimizutani
Japan and the World Economy   21(4) 365-372   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
Asian Common Currency as a Driving Force of Economic Integration in East Asia: A Prospect
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Asia Pacific Review   16(2) 26-41   Nov 2009
The Response of Household Expenditure to Anticipated Income Changes: Bonus Payments and the Seasonality of Consumption in Japan
Hori, Masahiro and Satoshi Shimizutani
B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics (Contributions)   9(1)    Aug 2009   [Refereed]
Has Japan’s Long-Term Employment Practice Survived? Developments since the 1990s
Shimizutani, Satoshi and Izumi Yokoyama
Industrial and Labor Relations Review   62(3) 311-324   Aug 2009   [Refereed]
Todo, Yasuyuki and Satoshi Shimizutani
Research in International Business and Finance   23(1) 31-45   Jan 2009   [Refereed]
Montgomery, Heather, and Satoshi Shimizutani
Japan and the World Economy   21(1) 1-25   Jan 2009   [Refereed]
Todo, Yasuyuki and Satoshi Shimizutani
Journal of Industrial Economics   56(4) 752-777   Dec 2008   [Refereed]
Noguchi, Haruko, Satoshi Shimizutani and Wataru Suzuki
Applied Economics Letters   15(14) 1089-1092   Nov 2008   [Refereed]
Mitchell, Olivia, John Piggott and Satoshi Shimizutani
Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance – Issues and Practice   33(4) 694-709   Oct 2008   [Refereed]
Did Lower Interest Rates Reduce Japan’s Household Savings Rate since the 1990s? Evidence Based on the Maturation of Postal Savings Certificates
Inakura, Noriko and Satoshi Shimizutani
Economics Bulletin   5(22) 1-8   Aug 2008   [Refereed]
Noguchi, Haruko, Satoshi Shimizutani and Yuichiro Masuda
International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics   8(2) 123-144   2008   [Refereed]
Sawada, Yasuyuki and Satoshi Shimizutani
Journal of Money, Credit and Banking   40(2-3) 463-488   2008   [Refereed]
Shimizutani, Satoshi and Yasuyuki Todo
Research Policy   37(3) 530-544   2008   [Refereed]
The Socialization of At-home Elderly Care and Female Labor Market Participation: Micro-level Evidence from Japan
Shimizutani, Satoshi, Wataru Suzuki and Haruko Noguchi
Japan and the World Economy   20(1) 82-96   2008   [Refereed]
Abe, Naohito and Satoshi Shimizutani
Journal of Comparative Economics   35(2) 346-368   Jun 2007   [Refereed]
Shimizutani, Satoshi and Wataru Suzuki
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   21(2) 287-301   Jun 2007   [Refereed]
Sawada, Yasuyuki and Satoshi Shimizutani
Applied Economics Letters   14(4) 303-306   Mar 2007   [Refereed]
Noguchi, Haruko and Satoshi Shimizutani
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   21(1) 106-120   Mar 2007   [Refereed]
Japan’s Public Long-term Care Insurance and the Financial Condition of Insurers: Evidence from Municipality-level Data
Shimizutani, Satoshi and Noriko Inakura
Government Auditing Review   14 27-40   Mar 2007
Are Tax Cuts Effective Even in Anticipation of Future Tax Increase? Evidence from Japan's Unique Episodes in the 1990s
Hori, Masahiro and Satoshi Shimizutani
Singapore Economic Review   52(2) 167-177   2007   [Refereed]
Why Has Japan’s Fertility Rate Declined? An Empirical Literature Survey with an Emphasis on Policy Implications
Date, Yusuke and Satoshi Shimizutani
The Japanese Economy   34(1) 4-45   2007
New Economics of Aging - from the perspective of the elderly
Shimizutani, Satoshi
RIETI Report   (073)    Aug 2006
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Journal of the Japanese and International Economies   20(2) 269-287   Jun 2006   [Refereed]
Did Japanese Consumers Become More Prudent During 1998-1999? Evidence from Household Level Data
Hori, Masahiro and Satoshi Shimizutani
International Economic Journal   20(2) 197-209   Jun 2006   [Refereed]
Do Non-Profit Operators Provide Higher Quality of Care? Evidence from Micro-Level Data for Japan’s Long-term Care Industry
Noguchi, Haruko and Satoshi Shimizutani
Hitotsubashi Journal of Economics   47(1) 125-135   Jun 2006
Aged-Care Support in Japan: Perspectives and Challenges
Mitchell, Olivia, John Piggott and Satoshi Shimizutani
Benefits Quarterly   7-18   2006   [Refereed]
The Expansion in Long-Term Care Use in Japan: A Case of Supplier-Induced Demand?
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics   91-95   2006   [Invited]
Japan’s Long-term Care Insurance Program: An Overview
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics   23-28   2006   [Invited]
The Impact of Public Pension Benefits on Income and Poverty of the Elderly in Japan
Oshio, Takashi and Satoshi Shimizutani
Japanese Journal of Social Security Policy   4(2) 54-66   Dec 2005   [Refereed]
Hori, Masahiro and Satoshi Shimizutani
International Economics and Economic Policy   2(2-3) 127-151   Nov 2005   [Refereed]
Consumer Response to the 1994 Tax Cut: Evaluating the Japanese First Tax Cut in the 1990s
Hori, Masahiro and Satoshi Shimizutani
Hitotsubashi Journal of Economics   46(1) 85-97   Jun 2005
Nonprofit and For-profit Providers in Japan’s At-home Care Industry: Evidence on Quality of Service and Household Choice
Noguchi, Haruko and Satoshi Shimizutani
Economics Bulletin   9(3) 1-13   Mar 2005   [Refereed]
Asset Holding and Consumption: Evidence from Japanese Panel Data in the 1990s
Hori, Masahiro and Satoshi Shimizutani
Seoul Journal of Economics   17(2) 153-179   2004   [Refereed]
Consumption and Tax Policy In Japan During the 1990s: Evidence from Household Data
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Ph.D. dissertation submitted to University of Michigan      Jul 2002

Misc

 
Social Security Reforms and Elderly Employment in Japan
Shimizutani, Satoshi
VoxEU column      Jan 2019   [Invited]
The Future of Japan’s Long-term Care Insurance Program
Shimizutani, Satoshi
VoxEU column      Sep 2013   [Invited]
Book review: Fiscal Policy and Management in East Asia, edited by Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose, University of Chicago Press, 2007
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Journal of Pension Economics and Finance   8(3) 398-399   Jul 2009   [Invited]
Book review: Health Care Issues in the United States and Japan, edited by David A. Wise and Naohiro Yashiro, University of Chicago Press, 2006
Shimizutani, Satoshi
Journal of Pension Economics and Finance   6(3) 345-346   Nov 2007   [Invited]
“New” Economics of Aging Needed Now
Shimizutani, Satoshi
RIETI Columns   (0152)    Sep 2006

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Social security programs and the elderly’s labor supply: [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani and Takashi Oshio
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase IX). Munich, Germany   Dec 2018   
Social security programs and the elderly employment in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani and Takashi Oshio
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase IX). Munich, Germany   Nov 2017   
Labor force participation of the elderly in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani and Takashi Oshio
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase VIII). Paris, France   Sep 2016   
Aging in Japan: Elderly Heterogeneity [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
Research Challenges for Global Pensions: Trends and Heterogeneity (OECD), Paris, France   Jun 2016   
Health Capacity to Work at Older Ages: Evidence from Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
慶応大学経済学部公共経済学セミナー   Jan 2016   
The Work Capacity of Older Adults in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase VIII). Taormina, Italy   May 2015   
The Work Capacity of Older Adults in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase VIII). Paris, France   Feb 2015   
Capacity to work in Japan: preliminary analysis [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase VIII). Aix-en-Provence, France   Sep 2014   
Option value of work, health status and retirement decision in Japan: Evidence from the Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement (JSTAR) [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
Oct 2013   
Option value of work, health status, and retirement decisions in Japan: Evidence from the Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement (JSTAR) [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani and Takashi Oshio
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase VII). Madrid, Spain   Sep 2013   
JSTAR [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
2013 Harmonization Research Network Meeting (RAND), New Delhi, India   Jul 2013   
Option values, health, and retirement in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase VII). Paris, France   Mar 2013   
Session chair: Session 4: Reform strategies: the experience of advanced Asian economies [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
International Monetary Fund OAP/FAD Conference “Designing equitable pension systems in Asia in the post crisis world,” Tokyo   Jan 2013   
Option values, health, and retirement in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase VII). Rome, Italy   May 2012   
Future of Long-term Care in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
Taipei, National Taiwan University   Mar 2012   
Option values, health, and retirement in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani and Takashi Oshio
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase VII). Munich, Germany   Jan 2012   
Future of Long-term Care in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
Conference on “Long-term Care for the Aged”, Singapore, Singapore Management University   Nov 2011   
Claiming Behavior of Public Pension Benefits: New Evidence from Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement (JSTAR)
Satoshi Shimizutani
RIETI-RAND Symposium “What Have We Learned from the Panel Data of the Elderly? : For better life and health”   Jul 2011   
Retirement Process and Social Security in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
RIETI-RAND Symposium “What Have We Learned from the Panel Data of the Elderly? : For better life and health”, Tokyo   Jul 2011   
Option values, health, and labor force participation: Preliminary analysis in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani and Takashi Oshio
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase VII). Aix en Provence, France   Jun 2011   
Retirement process in Japan: New evidence from Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement (JSTAR) [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
Policy Research and Data Needs to Meet the Challenges of Population Aging in Asia, New Dehli, India   Mar 2011   
Stability of Preference against Aging and Health Shocks: A Comparison between Japan and the U.S.
Satoshi Shimizutani
Workshop on Comparative International Research based on HRS, ELSA and SHARE   Jul 2010   
Labor force participation, pathways to retirement and health status: Historical Relationship in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani and Takashi Oshio
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase VI). Firenze, Italy   May 2009   
Active Aging in Japan: Policies and Plans for Elderly People [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
Forum 2008: Third economy: More values from the elders, Stresa, Italy   Dec 2008   
Preview of First Results from the Japanese Study of Aging and Retirement (JSTAR)
Satoshi Shimizutani
SHARE Consortium Meeting, Edesheim, Germany   Aug 2008   
Does Social Security Induce Withdrawal of the Elderly from the Labor Force and Create Jobs for the Young? The Case of Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani and Takashi Oshio
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase V). Lisbon, Portugal   May 2008   
Does Social Security Induce Withdrawal of the Elderly from the Labor Force and Create Jobs for the Young? The Case of Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani and Takashi Oshio
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase V). Taormina, Italy   May 2007   
Bonus Payments and Expenditure Patterns of Government Employees in Japan: Further Evidence on Consumer Response to Predicted Income Changes
Satoshi Shimizutani
Mar 2007   
Developments in Long-Term Care Insurance in Japan
Satoshi Shimizutani
Mar 2007   
Understanding Health, Economic and Social Status of the Elderly: Starting Japanese version of HRS/SHARE/ELSA [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
Dec 2005   
Aged-Care Support in Japan: Perspectives and Challenge Supplier-Induced Demand in Japan' s At-home Care Industry: Evidence from Micro-level Study on Care Receiverss  [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
European Conference on Long Term Care, Mannheim, Germany   Oct 2005   
Employment Policy and Corporate Governance: An Empirical Comparison of the Stockholder versus the Profit-Maximization Model [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani
RIETI-CEPR コンファレンス「コーポレートファイナンスとコーポレートガバナンス:日本と欧州の比較」   Sep 2005   
Social Security and Well-being of the Elderly in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani and Takashi Oshio
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase IV). Bellagio, Italy   May 2005   
Supplier-Induced Demand in Japan' s High-tech Medical Treatment and LTC Market
Satoshi Shimizutani
内閣府国際共同研究プロジェクト研究報告会「持続的成長と構造改革(社会保障制度改革、ITの活用)   Feb 2005   
The Effectiveness of Bank Recapitalization in Japan
Satoshi Shimizutani
the 9th International Convention of the East Asian Economic Association. Chinese University of Hong Kong   Nov 2004   
Price Expectations of Japanese Households under Deflation: Evidence from Original Survey Data
Satoshi Shimizutani
Macro/Financial Issues and International Economic Relations: Policy Options for Japan and the United States, University of Michigan   Oct 2004   
What survived and what collapsed in the long-term employment and wage seniority during the Lost decade?: Evidence from micro-level data
Satoshi Shimizutani
Sep 2004   
The Effectiveness of Bank Recapitalization in Japan
Heather Montgomery and Satoshi Shimizutani
NBER/CEPR/CIRJE/EIJS Japan Project Meeting, Tokyo   Sep 2004   
Social Security and Well-being of the Elderly in Japan [Invited]
Satoshi Shimizutani and Haruko Noguchi
NBER International Social Security Project (Phase IV), London   May 2004   
Aged-Care Support in Japan: Perspectives and Challenges
Satoshi Shimizutani
Feb 2004   
What Changes Deflationary Expectations? Evidence from Japanese Household-level Data
Satoshi Shimizutani
Sep 2003   
Helicopter Drops of Money: Assessing an Unusual Experiment in Japanese Fiscal Policy
Satoshi Shimizutani
Sep 2002   
Consumer Response to Temporary Tax Policy Change: Evidence from Japanese Panel Data
Satoshi Shimizutani
Sep 2002   

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