Machiko Narita

Last Updated: September 06, 2021

Machiko Narita

Machiko Narita is a Senior Economist in the Monetary and Capital Markets Department at the IMF, where she currently works on monetary and macroprudential policy issues. She holds a PhD in economics from the University of Minnesota.

Email: MNARITA@imf.org

Personal WebPage: https://ideas.repec.org/f/pna548.html

Fluent In: Japanese.

Education:

Ph.D., Economics, University of Minnesota, 2011

M.A., Economics, University of Minnesota, 2010

M.A., Economics, University of Tokyo, 2005

B.A., Economics, Kobe University, 2003


Current Position:

Senior Economist, Monetary and Macroprudential Policies Division, Monetary and Capital Markets Department


IMF Career:

Economist, Monetary and Macroprudential Policies Division, Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Economist (Economist Program), Asian Division, Institute for Capacity Development

Economist (Economist Program), Caribbean II Division, Western Hemisphere Department


Field of Expertise:

Monetary Policy

Macro-Financial Issues

IMF Books and Working Papers:

Leaning Against the Wind: A Cost-Benefit Analysis for an Integrated Policy Framework , Working Paper No. 20/123 , July 07, 2020

Digging Deeper--Evidence on the Effects of Macroprudential Policies from a New Database , Working Paper No. 19/66 , March 22, 2019

Has Higher Household Indebtedness Weakened Monetary Policy Transmission? , Working Paper No. 19/11 , January 15, 2019

Does Prolonged Monetary Policy Easing Increase Financial Vulnerability? , Working Paper No. 17/65 , March 24, 2017

Does Prolonged Monetary Policy Easing Increase Financial Vulnerability? , Working Paper No. 17/65 , March 24, 2017

Dollarization in Sub-Saharan Africa : Experiences and Lessons , African Departmental Paper No. 15/4 , May 15, 2015

The Challenges of Fiscal Consolidation and Debt Reduction in the Caribbean , Working Paper No. 12/276 , November 19, 2012

Machiko Narita

Machiko Narita is a Senior Economist in the Monetary and Capital Markets Department at the IMF, where she currently works on monetary and macroprudential policy issues. She holds a PhD in economics from the University of Minnesota.

Email: MNARITA@imf.org

Personal WebPage: https://ideas.repec.org/f/pna548.html

Fluent In: Japanese.

Education:

Ph.D., Economics, University of Minnesota, 2011

M.A., Economics, University of Minnesota, 2010

M.A., Economics, University of Tokyo, 2005

B.A., Economics, Kobe University, 2003


Current Position:

Senior Economist, Monetary and Macroprudential Policies Division, Monetary and Capital Markets Department


IMF Career:

Economist, Monetary and Macroprudential Policies Division, Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Economist (Economist Program), Asian Division, Institute for Capacity Development

Economist (Economist Program), Caribbean II Division, Western Hemisphere Department


Field of Expertise:

Monetary Policy

Macro-Financial Issues

IMF Books and Working Papers:

Leaning Against the Wind: A Cost-Benefit Analysis for an Integrated Policy Framework , Working Paper No. 20/123 , July 07, 2020

Digging Deeper--Evidence on the Effects of Macroprudential Policies from a New Database , Working Paper No. 19/66 , March 22, 2019

Has Higher Household Indebtedness Weakened Monetary Policy Transmission? , Working Paper No. 19/11 , January 15, 2019

Does Prolonged Monetary Policy Easing Increase Financial Vulnerability? , Working Paper No. 17/65 , March 24, 2017

Does Prolonged Monetary Policy Easing Increase Financial Vulnerability? , Working Paper No. 17/65 , March 24, 2017

Dollarization in Sub-Saharan Africa : Experiences and Lessons , African Departmental Paper No. 15/4 , May 15, 2015

The Challenges of Fiscal Consolidation and Debt Reduction in the Caribbean , Working Paper No. 12/276 , November 19, 2012

Publications in Journals (Refereed)

Resource Reallocation and Zombie Lending in Japan in the 1990s, with Hyeog Ug Kwon and Futoshi Narita, Review of Economic Dynamics, 18:4, 709-732, October 2015.

US or Domestic Monetary Policy: Which Matters More for Financial Stability?, with Stephen G. Cecchetti, Tommaso Mancini-Griffoli, and Ratna Sahay, IMF Economic Review volume 68, pages 35–65, February 2020.