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Kimie Harada

Visiting fellow, Australia - Japan Research Centre

Qualifications

B.A. in Foreign Studies and B.A. in Economics(Osaka University), M.A. and Ph.D. in Economics(University of Tokyo), A Wine Expert appellation qualification of the Japan Sommelier Association

Contact details

Room: Constables Cottage 2.08 The Constable Cottage

(1 ) Book chapters “The Wines of Japan, A Comprehensive Guide to Wines and Wineries of Japan Japan Wine and its Regions” [Written both in English and Japanese] Coauthors:Teiji Takahashi, Kimie Harada, Kazuhiko Kobayashi and Hiroshi Saito Ikaros Publishing: Tokyo, 2017 Forthcoming

“The First Great Financial Crisis of the 21st Century: A Retrospective” [Edited by James R Barth and George G Kaufman, written by members of Global Shadow Financial Regulatory Committees. Coauthored chapter name: “Japan’s Financial Regulatory Responses to the Global Financial Crisis” (K Harada, T Hoshi, M Imai, S Koibuchi and A Yasuda)] World Scientific Publishing, NJ, USA, December 2015, 520 pages

“Financial Strengthen in Capital Markets after the Global Financial Crisis” [Written in Japanese, original title, “Shoken Sijyo to Kinyu Kiki no Kisei Kyoka”], Keiso Shobo, Tokyo, 2015 Coauthors: Akiyoshi Horiuchi, Kazuto Ikeo, Ritsuko Arioka, Shin-ichi Fukuda, Jyunichi Nakamura, Masaharu Hanasaki, Masayuki Otaki, Seien Zui and Kimie Harada

“WORLD IN CRISIS: Insights from Six Shadow Financial Regulatory Committees From Around The World” [Edited by Robert Litan, written by members of Global Shadow Financial Regulatory Committees. Coauthored chapter name: “Lessons from Japan’s Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee Japan in the Global Financial Crisis” (Kimie Harada, Takeo Hoshi, Kaoru Hosono, Satoshi Koibuchi and Masaya Sakuragawa)] FIC Press, Philadelphia, PA, USA, November 2011, 369 pages

“Business Statistics (Two-volume book)” [Translated book, Original Book title,”Complete Business Statistics” written by Amir D Aczel and Jayavel Sounderpandian] Translators: Kazuyuki Suzuki, Nobuyuki Teshima, Iku Hara and Kimie Harada DAIAMOND, Inc. February 2007 Volume 1: 447 pages, Volume 2: 453 pages

“Japan’s Great Stagnation: Financial and Monetary Policy Lessons for Advanced Economies” [Edited by Michael M. Hutchison and Frank Westermann, Coauthored chapter name: “Bank Fragility in Japan: 1995-2003,” with Takatoshi Ito] MIT Press Inc., Cambridge MA USA, 2006

“Capital Markets Reader” [Written in Japanese, original title, “Shoken Sijyo Dokuhon , Second Edition”, Chapter name in charge, “Derivative Markets: Securitization Market”] Toyo Keizai Shimposha: Tokyo, 2006

“The NEW BASEL CAPITAL ACCORD” [Edited by Benton E. Gup, Coauthored chapter name, “The Impact of Basel II on Japanese Banks” with Adrian van Rixtel, Kimie Harada and Ioana Alexopoulou] The South-Western Inc. 2004

“Japan’s Financial Issues: from Examinations to Solutions” [Written in Japanese, original title, “Nihon no Kinyu Mondai: Kensho kara Kaiketsu he” Chapter title in charge, “Event study on Capital Injection,” Nippon Hyoron Sha, Tokyo, 2003

“Structure and Strategies of Securities Firms” [Written in Japanese, original title, “Shoken Kaisha no Soshiki to Senryaku, chapter title in charge, “Securitization Businesses”] Japan Securities Research Institute Publisher, Tokyo, 2001

“Recent Japanese Capital Markets” [Written in Japanese, original title, “Shosetsu Gendai Nihon no Shoken Sijyo” chapter in charge, “Securitized Products Market”] Japan Securities Research Institute Publisher, Tokyo, 2000

“Frontier of Investment Banking” [Written in Japanese, original title, “Shoken Keiei no Frontier” chapter in charge, “Securitization Related Businesses”] Seibunsha, Tokyo, 2000

(2 ) Refereed Journal Articles [Written in English] Harada, Kimie, Takatoshi Ito and Shuhei Takahash, “Is the Distance to Default a Good Measure in Predicting Bank Failures? Case Studies,” Japan and World Economy, 2013, Vol.27

Harada, Kimie, Pascal Nguyen, “Ownership concentration and dividend policy in Japan,” Managerial Finance, 2011, Vol.37(4)

Ito, Takatoshi, Kimie Harada, “Did mergers help Japanese mega-banks avoid failure? Analysis of the distance to default of banks,” Journal of the Japanese and International Economies 2011, Vol.25(1)

Watanabe, Toshiaki, Kimie Harada “Effects of the Bank of Japan’s Intervention on Yen/Dollar Exchange Rate Volatility,” Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 2006, Vol.20(1)

Ito, Takatoshi, Kimie Harada, “Japan Premium and Stock Prices: Two Mirrors of Japanese Banking Crises”, International Journal of Finance & Economics, 2005, Vol.10(3)

Ito, Takatoshi, Kimie Harada, “Credit Derivatives Premium as a New Japan Premium,”Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2004, Vol.36(5)

Harada, Kimie, Pascal Nguyen, “Dividend signaling in Context: Evidence from Japan,” Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, 2005, Vol.13(5)

[Written in Japanese] Koibuchi, Satoshi, Kimie Harada, Takeo Hoshi, Kaoru Hosono, Masaya Sakuragawa, “The Global Financial Crisis and Japanese Economy” Kinyu Keizai Kenkyu, April 2014 [original title, “Sekai Kinyu Kiki to Nihon Keizai”]

Ito, Takatoshi, Kimie Harada, “Empirical Analysis on Japanese Banking Crisis using Japan Premium and Stock Prices,” The Journal of Economics University of Tokyo, April 2002 [original title, “Japan Premium to Kabuka niyoru Ginko Kiki no Bunseki”]

(3) Letter Journal, Invited papers, working papers [Written in English] Harada, Kimie, Takeo Hoshi, Ayako Yasuda, Masami Imai, Satoshi Koibuchi,“Japan”s Financial Regulatory Responses to the Global Financial Crisis,”Journal of Financial Economic Policy, 2015, Vol.7(1)

Harada, Kimie, Kimiyo Kitamura,“Pre- and Post-merger Performances of Shinkin Banks (Cooperative Banks) in Japan — Panel Analysis —“, TCER Working Paper E-110, to be approved soon. 2016

Harada, Kimie, Takatoshi Ito,“Rebuilding the Indonesian Banking Sector; Economic Analysis of Bank Consolidation and Efficiency,” JBIC Review, 2005, Vol.12

Harada, Kimie, Toshiaki Watanabe, “News Effects on High Frequency Yen/Dollar Exchange Rate and its Volatility Behavior,” mimeograph, 2009

Ito, Takatoshi, Kimie Harada, “Market Evaluations of Banking Fragility in Japan: Japan Premium, Stock Prices and Credit Derivatives”, NBER Working Paper No.9589, 2005

Harada, Kimie,“Measuring the Efficiency of Banks: Successful mergers in the Korean Banking Sector,” Korea Institute for International Economic Policy Working Paper, 2005

Harada, Kimie,“Did Efficiency Improve? Megamergers in the Japanese Banking Sector,” Korea Institute for International Economic Policy Working Paper, 2005

Ito, Takatoshi, Kimie Harada, “Market Evaluations of Banking Fragility in Japan: Japan Premium, Stock Prices and Credit Derivatives,” NBER Working Paper No.9589

Harada, Kimie, Byeongseon Seo, “The Financial Crises and the Instability of Money Demand in Japan and Korea,” 2002, mimeograph. Presented at Asia Pacific Financial Association/PACAP/FMA Conference

[Written in Japanese] Harada, Kimie, Kimiyo Kitamura, “Financial Analysis on Shinkin Banks’ Consolidation,” Corporate Research Reports (Kigyo Kenkyu), Chuo University, February 2016 [original title, Shinyo Kinko Touhaigo no Zaimu Bunseki]

Harada, Kimie, Kimiyo Kitamura, “Shinkin Banks (Cooperative Banks)’ Pre- and Post-merger performances,“ TCER Working Paper J-14, 2016 [original title, “Shinyo Kinko Saihengo no Keiei Kaizen Kouka”]

Harada, Kimie, “International Financial Regulations and Regulation on Wine,” Securities Analysts Journal, January 2016 [original title, “Kokusai Kinyu Kisei to Wine no Kisei”]

Harada, Kimie, “Japanese ETF Market and its Challenges: through Comparison with Other Countries,” Shintaku, Trust Companies Association of Japan, November 2014 [original title, “Wagakuni Jyojyo Toushi Shintaku Sijyo no Genjyo to Kadai, Shuyokoku tono Hikaku wo Tosite”]

Harada, Kimie, “Strengthened Regulation and its effects on the Markets; Impacts on Securitization Market and Shadow Banking Markets,” in a Bulletin by Japanese Bankers Association, titled “New Phase of Financial Regulation” September 2014 [original title of the paper, Kisei Kyoka to Market eno Eikyo, Shokenka Sijyo to Shadow Banking Sijyo ni Kanshite ]

Harada, Kimie, “Japanese Wine and its Industry,” Shogaku Ronsan, March 2014 [original title, “Nihon no Wine to Wine Sangyo”]

Harada, Kimie, “Survey on High-Frequency Exchange Rate Data and Intervention on the Exchange Rate Markets,” CGSA Forum vol.9, March 2011 [original title, “Kouhindo Kawase Data to Kawase Kainyu no Survey”]

Harada, Kimie, Toru Fukuda, “Changes in Securities Industry and its Future,” Securities Analysts Journal, May 2015 [original title, “Shoken Gyokai no Henbo to Tenbo ”]

Harada, Kimie, Tatsuo Tomioka, Yoshitaka Nakayama, “Analysis on Consolidation among Japanese Regional Banks; Event Analysis and Financial Analysis” CGSA Forum vol.7, March 2009 [original title, “Chiho Ginko no Togo Koka no Kensho; Event Study to Zaimu Bunseki”]

Ito, Takatoshi, Kimie Harada, “Reconstruction of Indonesian Banks; Empirical Analysis on Bank Consolidation and its Efficiency Improvement,” Kaihatu Kinyu Kenkyu Shoho, July 2007 [original title, “Indonesia no Ginko Saihen; Ginko Togo to Kouritusei no Bunseki”]

Harada, Kimie, “Consolidation and Efficiency Improvement among City Banks in Japan,” Securities Analysts Journal, March 2004 [original title, “Toshi Ginko no Togo to Koritsusei”]

Harada, Kimie, “Presence of Banks on Securitization Market,”Shisan Ryudoka Kenkyu, March 2003 [original title, “Shokenka Sijyo niokeru Ginko no Presence”]

Harada, Kimie, “Securitization Market and Credit Derivative’s Market; Its Connection,” Journal of Financial and Securities Markets, March 2003 [original title, “Shokenka Sijyo to Credit Derivative Sijyo; Ryo Sijyo no Kanren to Genjyo”]

Harada, Kimie, “Asset Securitization and Banks’ Lending Attitude; Causality Analysis,” Shisan Ryudoka Kenkyu, March 2002 [original title, “Sisan Shokenka to Ginko Kashidashi Taidokan no Kankei, Inga Kankei no Bunseki”]

Harada, Kimie, “Survey on Economic Analysis for Financial Asset Securitization,” Journal of Financial and Securities Markets, Vol.32 November 2001 [original title, “Kinyu Sisan Shokenka ni kansuru Keizai Bunseki no Survey”]

Harada, Kimie, “Regulatory Role in Financial Asset Securitization; Comparison with American Regulation,” Journal of Financial and Securities Markets, Vol.31 July 2001 [original title, “Kinyu Sisan Shokenka niokeru Sho Seido no Yakuwari”]

Harada, Kimie, Toshiaki Watanabe, “Empirical Analysis on Exchange Rate Market Intervention by the Bank of Japan,” Journal of Society for the Economic Studies of Securities, Vol.36 May 2001 [original title, “Nihon Ginko niyoru Kawase Kainyu Kouka no Kensho”]

Harada, Kimie, “The Decline of Financial System and the Role of Securitization,” Journal of Financial and Securities Markets, Vol.30 March 2001 [original title, “Kinyu System no Suitai to Shokenka no Yakuwari”]

Harada, Kimie, Takatoshi Ito, “News related Bank Fragilities and Reaction in the Stock Market,” Journal of Society for the Economic Studies of Securities, Vol.35 May 2000 [original title, “Ginko Kiki no News to Kabuka no Hanno”]

Harada, Kimie, “Established Tokyo Offshore Market and Integration of interest rates,” Journal of Financial and Securities Markets, September 1998 [original title, “Tokyo Offshore Sijyo no Kaisetsu to Naigai Kinri Togo nitsuite”]

Harada, Kimie, “Empirical Analysis on Capital Flight and Accumulated Debt Problem,” Osaka Economic Papers, September Vol.42 1993 [original title, Ruiseki Saimu to Sihon Touhi. Award-winning paper. Only its abstract is in the journal.]

(4) Video Harada, Kimie as Editorial supervisor “The Future of Japan Wine” [original title, “Nihon Wine no Mirai”] Chuo University, “Corridor of Knowledge” No.95

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-Iyli6uIhA (Japanese version, released 2014/01/06)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q3YGi1ALWZU (English narration version, released 2016/07/29)

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