Katsutoshi Shimizu

Professor of Economics & Finance

Department of Economics

Nagoya University

Katsutoshi Shimizu is the Professor of Economics and Finance at Nagoya University. Shimizu’s research interests are in banking, financial market, monetary economics, and public finance. His papers have been published in international journals on economics and finance.



Financial Economics (graduate)

Monetary and Financial Economics (undergraduate)

Introductory Economics (undergraduate)

Advanced Macroeconomicss (graduate)

Seminars (graduate & undergraduate)

Academic Associations

Nippon Finance Association

American Finance Association

Financial Management Association

Japan Finance Association

Japanese Association of Financial Econometrics and Engineering (JAFEE)

Association of Behavioral Economics and Finance

Japanese Economic Association

Japan Society of Monetary Economics Association

Job experiences

Professor of Economics and Finance, Graduate School of Economics, Nagoya University, 2010 - Present

Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Nagoya University, 2007 - 2010

Department of Economics, Aoyama Gakuin University, 1998 - 2007


Journal articles

Adjusting denominators of capital ratios: Evidence from Japanese banks, Journal of Financial Stability 19, 60-68. 2015.

Bankruptcies of small firms and lending relationship, Journal of Banking & Finance 36, 857-870. 2012.

Is the information produced in the stock market useful for depositors? Finance Research Letters 6, 34-39, 2009.

How can we effectively resolve the financial crisis ; Evidence on the bank rehabilitation plan of the Japanese government, Pacific Basin Finance Journal 14, 119-134, 2006.

Did amakudari undermine the effectiveness of regulator monitoring in Japan? Journal of Banking & Finance 25, 573-596, 2001. ( with Akiyoshi Horiuchi)

The Deterioration of bank balance sheets in Japan: Risk-taking and recapitalization. Pacific Basin Finance Journal 6, 1-26, 1998. (with Akiyoshi Horiuchi)

Recent presentations

Bank lending behavior and business cycle under Basel regulations: Is there a significant procyclicality? , Presenter:Kim Cuong Ly, FMA European Conference, 2016.
Bank lending behavior and business cycle under Basel regulations: Is there a significant procyclicality?, Presenter: 清水克俊, 日本ファイナンス学会第24回大会, 2016



金融論入門 (清水克俊著、新世社、2008年9月)

国債危機と金融市場  財政運営へのインパクト (清水克俊著、日本経済新聞出版社、2011年12月)

金融経済学 (清水克俊著、東京大学出版会、2016年9月


Info for foreign students

If you are intested in studying Financial and/or Monetary Economics at Nagoya University, feel free to send an email to me. My email address is below. Those who are interested in the following themes are welcomed.

  • Banking regulation
  • Empirical analysis on Banking
  • Corporate finance
  • Empirical anaysis on Monetary policy
  • Empirical analysis on Asian financial markets
  • etc.



2016/ 12/ 20

学部講義 金融において、十六銀行 田代達生 先生に『地域金融の状況と十六銀行の取り組み』についてご講演いただきました。

2016/9/ 27

金融経済学(東京大学出版会 )を 出版しました。



2015/ 12/ 22

学部講義 金融において、日本証券業協会 出前講座として、同協会会長 稲野和利先生に『日本の金融資本市場の諸問題』についてご講演いただきました。


〒464-8601 名古屋市千種区不老町

名古屋大学 大学院 経済学研究科

TEL. 052-789-2378

shimizu  @  soec.nagoya-u.ac.jp


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