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The Japanese Economic Model: JEM

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  • Yuki Teranishi
  • Ippei Fujiwara
  • Naoko Hara

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In this paper, we set out the JEM (Japanese Economic Model), a large macroeconomic model of the Japanese Economy. Although the JEM is a theoretical model designed with a view to overcoming the Lucas (1976) critique of traditional large macroeconomic models, it can also be used for both projection and simulation analysis. This is achieved by embedding a mechanism within which ``short-run dynamics,'' basically captured by a vector autoregression model, eventually converge to a ``short-run equilibrium,'' which is defined using a dynamic general equilibrium-type model

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Paper provided by Econometric Society in its series Econometric Society 2004 Far Eastern Meetings with number 723.

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Keywords: Large Macroeconomic Model; Monetary Policy;

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  5. Ippei Fujiwara & Naoko Hara & Naohisa Hirakata & Takeshi Kimura & Shinichiro Watanabe, 2007. "Japanese Monetary Policy during the Collapse of the Bubble Economy: A View of Policy-making under Uncertainty," IMES Discussion Paper Series 07-E-09, Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies, Bank of Japan.
  6. Kengo Nutahara, 2013. "Laffer Curves in Japan," CIGS Working Paper Series 13-007E, The Canon Institute for Global Studies.
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