■On March 3rd, 2022 (Thursday), we virtually held our annual International Financial Symposium, "Global Economy in Uncharted Territory: Challenges and Opportunities ahead". For details and Presentation slides, and video, please click here.Occational papers will be published in the future.


■On January 21st, 2022 (Friday), we held a virtual event, "Accelerating Exploration for CBDCs by BOJ, FRB, and ECB - How will the digitalization of money advance? -".

For details, Presentation slides, and the summary, please click here.


■To prevent the spread of Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID19), our staff is working from home. If you have any inquiries, please fill in the inquiry form.

The update of IIMA-GMVI and Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) may be delayed.

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