International Economics

Matsumoto Hidehiko seminar(P)(DD)

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1. Reading IMF reports “World Economic Outlook”
The WEO quarterly presents a detailed analysis of the current global economy by IMF staff. We will read the WEO to deepen our understanding on the current state of the global economy. The latest issue (October 2023) features recent slowdown of recovery from the pandemic recession and its causes.

2. Empirical studies using Python
We will learn how to use Python for basic econometric analysis and then apply these methods to empirical studies using data from the IMF, World Bank, etc.

〇Seminar information
Seminars are conducted in English.
Wednesdays 3rd and 4th periods (scheduled).
Accept students from Type A/B, Pearl, DD, and other departments.
Current third-year Pearl students who are not enrolled in any seminars will be considered for acceptance.
(Accepting Double Degree)


Matsumoto Hidehiko

・Specializes in international finance, with a special focus on capital flows and financial crises.
・Work experience at NHK, Bank of Japan, and GRIPS.