Associate Professor Tatsuyoshi Okimoto has been awarded the 2015 Junko Maru Prize for his paper “Asymmetric increasing trends in dependence in international equity markets” in the Journal of Banking & Finance.
Dr Tomohiko Satake, Senior Research Fellow at the National Institute of Defense Studies (NIDS) and Visiting Fellow at The Australian National University analyses the Australia-Japan relationship and why it matters.
The Australia-Japan Research Centre (AJRC) conducts research to explore and improve understanding of the economies and economic policy processes in Australia and Japan and both countries' strategic interests in the Asia Pacific economy. Its policy-oriented areas of interest cover developments in regional economic cooperation and integration and encompass research on trade, finance, macroeconomics and structural and regulatory reform, as well as international economic relations. Dr Shiro Armstrong and Professor Ippei Fujiwara are the Co-Directors and Associate Professor Tatsuyoshi Okimoto is the Research Director of the AJRC.