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Graduate School of Business Administration
Kobe University
Kobe, Japan

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Working papers

2014

  1. MIYAKAWA Daisuke & HOSONO Kaoru & UCHINO Taisuke & ONO Arito & UCHIDA Hirofumi & UESUGI Iichiro, 2014. "Financial Shocks and Firm Exports: A natural experiment approach with a massive earthquake," Discussion papers 14010, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).

2013

  1. Ono, Arito & Uchida, Hirofumi & Udell, Gregory & Uesugi, Iichiro, 2013. "A Close Look at Loan-To-Value Ratios: Evidence from the Japanese Real Estate Market," Working Paper Series 19, Center for Interfirm Network, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University.
  2. Uchida, Hirofumi & Miyakawa, Daisuke & Hosono, Kaoru & Ono, Arito & Uchino, Taisuke & Uesugi, Iichiro, 2013. "Natural Disaster and Natural Selection," Working Paper Series 25, Center for Interfirm Network, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University.
  3. TSURUTA Daisuke & UCHIDA Hirofumi, 2013. "Real Driver of Trade Credit," Discussion papers 13037, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).

2012

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Tomoyasu Tanaka & Noriyoshi Nakayama, 2012. "Estimation of Optimal Metropolitan Size in Japan with Consideration of Social Costs," Discussion Papers 2012-19, Kobe University, Graduate School of Business Administration.
  2. Masazumi Hattori & Kohei Shintani & Hirofumi Uchida, 2012. "Authority and Soft Information Production within a Bank Organization," IMES Discussion Paper Series 12-E-07, Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies, Bank of Japan.
  3. Hosono, Kaoru & Miyakawa, Daisuke & Uchino, Taisuke & Hazama, Makoto & Ono, Arito & Uchida, Hirofumi & Uesugi, Iichiro, 2012. "Natural Disasters, Damage to Banks, and Firm Investment," Working Paper Series 18, Center for Interfirm Network, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University.
  4. HOMMA Tetsushi & TSUTSUI Yoshiro & UCHIDA Hirofumi, 2012. "Firm Growth and Efficiency in the Banking Industry: A new test of the efficient structure hypothesis," Discussion papers 12060, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  5. UESUGI Iichiro & UCHIDA Hirofumi & UCHINO Taisuke & ONO Arito & HAZAMA Makoto & HOSONO Kaoru & MIYAKAWA Daisuke, 2012. "Natural Disasters and Firm Dynamics (Japanese)," Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese) 12001, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).

2011

  1. Noriaki Matsushima & Fumitoshi Mizutani, 2011. "Market Size and Vertical Structure in the Railway Industry," ISER Discussion Paper 0820, Institute of Social and Economic Research, Osaka University.
  2. Fumitoshi MIZUTANI & Shinichi SAITO, 2011. "Maintaining Local Transport Services in Japan," CIRIEC Working Papers 1101, CIRIEC - Université de Liège.
  3. Uchida, Hirofumi & Ono, Arito & Kozuka, Soichiro & Hazama, Makoto & Uesugi, Iichiro, 2011. "Current Status of Interfirm Relationships in Japan: An Overview of the Teikoku Databank Data," Working Paper Series 3, Center for Interfirm Network, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University.
  4. Ono, Arito & Uchida, Hirofumi & Kozuka, Soichiro & Hazama, Makoto & Uesugi, Iichiro, 2011. "Current Status of Firm-Bank Relationships and the Use of Collateral in Japan: An Overview of the Teikoku Databank Data," Working Paper Series 4, Center for Interfirm Network, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University.

2010

  1. UCHIDA Hirofumi & UESUGI Iichiro & HOTEI Masaki, 2010. "Repayment Enforcement and Informational Advantages: Empirical determinants of trade credit use," Discussion papers 10041, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).

2009

  1. UESUGI Iichiro & UCHIDA Hiroshi & OGURA Yoshiyuki & ONO Arito & XU Peng & TSURUTA Daisuke & NEMOTO Tadanobu & HIRATA Hideaki & YASUDA Yukihiro & YAMORI Nobuyoshi & WATANABE Wakou & HOTEI Masaki, 2009. "The Current Status of SME Financing under the Financial Crisis: A summary of the Survey on the Status of Transactions between Businesses and Financial Institutions (Feb. 2008) and the Survey on the St," Discussion Papers (Japanese) 09020, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).

2008

  1. Hirofumi Uchida & Gregory F. Udell & Nobuyoshi Yamori, 2008. "Loan officers and relationship lending to SMEs," Working Paper Series 2008-17, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.

2007

  1. OGURA Yoshiaki & UCHIDA Hirofumi, 2007. "Bank Consolidation and Soft Information Acquisition in Small Business Lending," Discussion papers 07037, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).

2006

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Shuji Uranishi, 2006. "Privatization of the Japan Highway Public Corporation: Policy Assessment," ERSA conference papers ersa06p226, European Regional Science Association.
  2. Masaji Kano & Hirofumi Uchida & Gregory F. Udell & Wako Watanabe, 2006. "Information Verifiability, Bank Organization, Bank Competition and Bank-Borrower Relationships," Discussion papers 06003, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  3. Hirofumi Uchida & Gregory F. Udell & Nobuyoshi Yamori, 2006. "SME financing and the choice of lending technology," Discussion papers 06025, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  4. Hirofumi Uchida & Gregory F. Udell & Wako Watanabe, 2006. "Are Trade Creditors Relationship Lenders?," Discussion papers 06026, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  5. Hirofumi Uchida & Gregory F. Udell & Nobuyoshi Yamori, 2006. "Loan Officers and Relationship Lending," Discussion papers 06031, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  6. Hirofumi Uchida & Gregory F. Udell & Wako Watanabe, 2006. "Bank Size and Lending Relationships in Japan," Discussion papers 06029, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  7. Hirofumi Uchida, 2006. "Empirical Determinants of Bargaining Power," Discussion papers 06030, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).
  8. TSUTSUI Yoshiro & SATAKE Mitsuhiko & UCHIDA Hirofumi, 2006. "Efficiency Structure Hypothesis versus Structure-Conduct-Performance Hypothesis Revisited (Japanese)," Discussion Papers (Japanese) 06001, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).

2005

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Tomoyasu Tanaka, 2005. "Productivity Effects and Determinants of the Allocation of Public Infrastructure," ERSA conference papers ersa05p412, European Regional Science Association.
  2. TSUTSUI Yoshiro & SATAKE Mitsuhiko & UCHIDA Hirofumi, 2005. "Test of the Efficiency Structure Hypothesis with an Application to Japanese Major Banks (Japanese)," Discussion Papers (Japanese) 05027, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).

2004

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Tomoyasu Tanaka, 2004. "What Type of Public Capital Contributes to Private Production?," ERSA conference papers ersa04p316, European Regional Science Association.
  2. Ryuichi Nakagawa & Hirofumi Uchida, 2004. "Herd Behavior In The Japanese Loan Market: Evidence From Bank Panel Data," Econometric Society 2004 Far Eastern Meetings 737, Econometric Society.

2003

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Keizo Mizuno & Noriyoshi Nakayama, 2003. "Industrial Diversity and Metropolitan Unemployment Rate," ERSA conference papers ersa03p141, European Regional Science Association.
  2. 内田, 浩史 & 小佐野, 広, 2003. "日本における銀行モニタリングのガバナンス機能," CEI Working Paper Series 2003-5, Center for Economic Institutions, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University.

2002

  1. Mizutani, Fumitoshi & Urakami, Takuya, 2002. "A private-public comparison of bus service operators," ERSA conference papers ersa02p146, European Regional Science Association.
  2. Hirofumi Uchida & Yoshiro Tsutsui, 2002. "Has Competition in the Japanese Banking Sector Improved?," Discussion Papers in Economics and Business 02-09-Rev, Osaka University, Graduate School of Economics and Osaka School of International Public Policy (OSIPP), revised Sep 2003.

Journal articles

2014

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Eri Nakamura, 2014. "Managerial incentive, organizational slack, and performance: empirical analysis of Japanese firms’ behavior," Journal of Management and Governance, Springer, vol. 18(1), pages 245-284, February.
  2. Homma, Tetsushi & Tsutsui, Yoshiro & Uchida, Hirofumi, 2014. "Firm growth and efficiency in the banking industry: A new test of the efficient structure hypothesis," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 40(C), pages 143-153.
  3. Yoshiaki Ogura & Hirofumi Uchida, 2014. "Bank Consolidation and Soft Information Acquisition in Small Business Lending," Journal of Financial Services Research, Springer, vol. 45(2), pages 173-200, April.

2013

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Shuji Uranishi, 2013. "Does vertical separation reduce cost? An empirical analysis of the rail industry in European and East Asian OECD Countries," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 43(1), pages 31-59, January.
  2. Uchida, Hirofumi & Udell, Gregory F. & Watanabe, Wako, 2013. "Are trade creditors relationship lenders?," Japan and the World Economy, Elsevier, vol. 25, pages 24-38.
  3. Wanida Ngienthi & Yan Ma & Fumio Dei, 2013. "Supermodularity and Global Supply Chains without the South," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 21(3), pages 562-567, 08.
  4. Eric W. Bond & Yan Ma, 2013. "Learning by Doing and Fragmentation," Pacific Economic Review, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 18(5), pages 603-627, December.

2012

  1. Uchida, Hirofumi & Udell, Gregory F. & Yamori, Nobuyoshi, 2012. "Loan officers and relationship lending to SMEs," Journal of Financial Intermediation, Elsevier, vol. 21(1), pages 97-122.

2011

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Yusuke Suzuki & Hiroki Sakai, 2011. "Estimation of Social Costs of Transport in Japan," Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited, vol. 48(16), pages 3537-3559, December.
  2. Kano, Masaji & Uchida, Hirofumi & Udell, Gregory F. & Watanabe, Wako, 2011. "Information verifiability, bank organization, bank competition and bank-borrower relationships," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 35(4), pages 935-954, April.
  3. Hirofumi Uchida, 2011. "What Do Banks Evaluate When They Screen Borrowers? Soft Information, Hard Information and Collateral," Journal of Financial Services Research, Springer, vol. 40(1), pages 29-48, October.
  4. Ryuichi Nakagawa & Hirofumi Uchida, 2011. "Herd Behaviour by Japanese Banks after Financial Deregulation," Economica, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 78(312), pages 618-636, October.
  5. Fujiki, Hiroshi & Uchida, Hirofumi, 2011. "Inflation target and debt management of local government bonds," Japan and the World Economy, Elsevier, vol. 23(3), pages 178-189.

2010

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Tomoyasu Tanaka, 2010. "Productivity effects and determinants of public infrastructure investment," The Annals of Regional Science, Springer, vol. 44(3), pages 493-521, June.
  2. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Shuji Uranishi, 2010. "Determinants of privatization of public corporations: evidence from the Japanese experience," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 39(2), pages 515-535, October.

2009

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Hideo Kozumi & Noriaki Matsushima, 2009. "Does yardstick regulation really work? Empirical evidence from Japan’s rail industry," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 36(3), pages 308-323, December.
  2. Uchida, Hirofumi & Satake, Mitsuhiko, 2009. "Market discipline and bank efficiency," Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Elsevier, vol. 19(5), pages 792-802, December.
  3. Yan Ma & Fumio Dei, 2009. "Product Quality, Wage Inequality, and Trade Liberalization," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 17(SI), pages 244-260, 05.
  4. Ma, Yan, 2009. "Trade theorems in a model of vertical production chain," International Review of Economics & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 18(1), pages 70-80, January.

2008

  1. Uchida, Hirofumi & Udell, Gregory F. & Watanabe, Wako, 2008. "Bank size and lending relationships in Japan," Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Elsevier, vol. 22(2), pages 242-267, June.
  2. "Ogura, Yoshiaki" & "Uchida, Hirofumi", 2008. "Negative Impact of Bank Consolidation against on Soft Information Acquisition," Economic Review, Hitotsubashi University, vol. 59(2), pages 153-163, April.

2007

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Shuji Uranishi, 2007. "Privatization of the Japan Highway Public Corporation: Focusing on Organizational Structure Change†," Transport Reviews, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 28(4), pages 469-493, November.
  2. Uchida, Hirofumi & Nakagawa, Ryuichi, 2007. "Herd behavior in the Japanese loan market: Evidence from bank panel data," Journal of Financial Intermediation, Elsevier, vol. 16(4), pages 555-583, October.

2006

  1. Keizo Mizuno & Fumitoshi Mizutani & Noriyoshi Nakayama, 2006. "Industrial diversity and metropolitan unemployment rate," The Annals of Regional Science, Springer, vol. 40(1), pages 157-172, March.

2005

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani, 2005. "Regulation and Deregulation in the Japanese Rail Industry," CESifo DICE Report, Ifo Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, vol. 3(4), pages 10-15, 01.
  2. Uchida, Hirofumi & Tsutsui, Yoshiro, 2005. "Has competition in the Japanese banking sector improved?," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 29(2), pages 419-439, February.
  3. Uchida, Hirofumi & Fujiki, Hiroshi, 2005. "Optimal inflation target under uncertainty," Japan and the World Economy, Elsevier, vol. 17(4), pages 470-479, December.

2004

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani, 2004. "Privately Owned Railways' Cost Function, Organization Size and Ownership," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 25(3), pages 297-322, 05.
  2. Mizutani, Fumitoshi & Shoji, Kenichi, 2004. "Rail operation-infrastructure separation: the case of Kobe rapid transit railway," Transport Policy, Elsevier, vol. 11(3), pages 251-263, July.
  3. Hiroshi Fujiki & Hiroshi Osano & Hirofumi Uchida, 2004. "Optimal Contracts For Central Bankers And Public Debt Policy," The Japanese Economic Review, Japanese Economic Association, vol. 55(4), pages 372-400.

2003

  1. Mizutani, Fumitoshi & Uranishi, Shuji, 2003. "The Post Office vs. Parcel Delivery Companies: Competition Effects on Costs and Productivity," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 23(3), pages 299-319, May.
  2. Hirofumi Uchida, 2003. "Deposit Collateral and the Role of Banks," Review of Finance, Springer, vol. 7(3), pages 409-435.

2001

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Takuya Urakami, 2001. "articles: Identifying network density and scale economies for Japanese water supply organizations," Papers in Regional Science, Springer, vol. 80(2), pages 211-230.

1999

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani, 1999. "An assessment of the Japan Railway companies since privatization: Performance, local rail service and debts," Transport Reviews, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 19(2), pages 117-139, January.

Chapters

2008

  1. Hirofumi Uchida & Gregory F. Udell & Wako Watanabe, 2008. "Bank size and lending relationships in Japan," NBER Chapters, in: Organizational Innovation and Firm Performance, pages 242-267 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

2004

  1. Fumitoshi Mizutani & Kiyoshi Nakamura, 2004. "The Japanese Experience with Railway Restructuring," NBER Chapters, in: Governance, Regulation, and Privatization in the Asia-Pacific Region, NBER East Asia Seminar on Economics, Volume 12, pages 305-342 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.