Overview The Simple CGE Model Computation Social Accounting Matrix Calibration and Computational Strategy for General Equilibrium Standard CGE Model Macro Closure Simulating General Equilibria Interpretation of Simulation Results Model Extension Concluding Remarks
NOBUHIRO HOSOE earned a Ph.D. in Economics at Osaka University and
has been an associate professor at Japan's National Graduate
Institute for Policy Studies since 1999. He has developed
computable general equilibrium models and other simulation models
to empirically investigate impacts of trade liberalization and
regulatory reforms in public utilities.
KENJI GASAWA has been a researcher at Research Institute, National Rehabilitation Center for Persons with Disabilities since 2001. He has analyzed the effects of social security expenditures on social welfare using computable general equilibrium models and other simulation models.
HIDEO HASHIMOTO is Professor Emeritus of Osaka University, and has been engaged in economic analysis of developing countries at the World Bank for more than ten years, using various macroeconomic models. He has also taught development economics at Osaka University