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About RIETI

The Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI) is a policy think tank established in Japan in 2001 and undertakes public policy studies and analyses, and makes policy proposals.

About RIETI

Features

UESUGI Iichiro's Photo

Impaired Loss Accounting Does Not Affect Firms’ Investment

August 23, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

UESUGI Iichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

SATO Motohiro's Photo

Digitization Bringing Change to Tax Administration

August 3, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

A TPP without the United States now set in motion: Japan should lead trade talks in Asia

July 31, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

YAMASHITA Kazuhito (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Wolfgang KELLER's Photo

Globalisation and executive compensation

July 27, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Wolfgang KELLER (Director of the McGuire Center for International Economics and Professor at the University of Colorado-Boulder) / Will OLNEY (Associate Professor of Economics, Williams College)

INUI Tomohiko's photo

Presence of Growth Strategy Becoming Less Visible: Priority should be on Labor Market Mobility

July 25, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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Articles

August 24, 2017 [Column]

Shift to a Science-based Economy and New Forms of Industry-Academia Partnership

MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

August 23, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Impaired Loss Accounting Does Not Affect Firms’ Investment

UESUGI Iichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Events

August 22, 2017 [Workshops]

RIETI-Gakushuin-Toyo International Workshop on Firm Dynamics

Papers

August 10, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Wage Premium of Exporting Plants in Japan: Analysis on matched employer-employee data

ITO Koji (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

August 9, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.22] Argentina—Measures Relating to Trade in Goods and Services (DS453): Discrimination against countries not cooperating for tax transparency purposes and legal disciplines of the GATS

KAWASHIMA Fujio (Kobe University)

Papers

August 9, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Digitalization, Computerization, Networking, Automation, Future of Jobs, and Social Policy in Japan's Fourth Industrial Revolution

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / HATANO Aya (Research Assistant, RIETI / Kochi University of Technology)

Papers

August 9, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Survey of Big Data Use and Innovation in Japanese Manufacturing Firms

MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

August 8, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Background Analysis on the Anxiety toward New Technology: Comparison between Japan and the United States

TODA Akihito (Recruit Works Institute) / CHUMA Hiroyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / HAYASHI Susumu (Kyoto University) / KUME Koichi (Toyo University)

Events

August 8, 2017 [Symposiums]

Information Technology and the New Globalization: Asia's economy today and tomorrow (Handouts)

Articles

August 8, 2017 [RIETI Report]

Agglomeration benefits versus firm selection

KONDO Keisuke (Fellow, RIETI )

Articles

August 8, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Agglomeration benefits versus firm selection

KONDO Keisuke (Fellow)

Papers

August 7, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Location of Universities and National Research Institutes and Firms' Location Choice of R&D Facilities

EDAMURA Kazuma (Japan Productivity Center) / INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / YAMAUCHI Isamu (Research Associate, RIETI)

Events

August 4, 2017 [Workshops]

Accounting for Micro and Macro Patterns of Trade

Papers

August 4, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Analysis of a Typical Japanese Offshore Wind Farm Project: Reviewing the Kitakyushu Hibikinada offshore wind farm industrial accumulation project

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

August 3, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Impact of Foreign Tourists on Productivity in the Accommodation Industry: A panel data analysis

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

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Papers

August 10, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Wage Premium of Exporting Plants in Japan: Analysis on matched employer-employee data

ITO Koji (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

August 9, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.22] Argentina—Measures Relating to Trade in Goods and Services (DS453): Discrimination against countries not cooperating for tax transparency purposes and legal disciplines of the GATS

KAWASHIMA Fujio (Kobe University)

Papers

August 9, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Digitalization, Computerization, Networking, Automation, Future of Jobs, and Social Policy in Japan's Fourth Industrial Revolution

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / HATANO Aya (Research Assistant, RIETI / Kochi University of Technology)

Papers

August 9, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Survey of Big Data Use and Innovation in Japanese Manufacturing Firms

MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

August 8, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Background Analysis on the Anxiety toward New Technology: Comparison between Japan and the United States

TODA Akihito (Recruit Works Institute) / CHUMA Hiroyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / HAYASHI Susumu (Kyoto University) / KUME Koichi (Toyo University)

Papers

August 7, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Location of Universities and National Research Institutes and Firms' Location Choice of R&D Facilities

EDAMURA Kazuma (Japan Productivity Center) / INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / YAMAUCHI Isamu (Research Associate, RIETI)

Papers

August 4, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Analysis of a Typical Japanese Offshore Wind Farm Project: Reviewing the Kitakyushu Hibikinada offshore wind farm industrial accumulation project

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

August 3, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Impact of Foreign Tourists on Productivity in the Accommodation Industry: A panel data analysis

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

August 2, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Relationship Specificity, Market Thickness, and International Trade

ARA Tomohiro (Fukushima University) / FURUSAWA Taiji (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

August 2, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.21] United States—Certain Country of Origin Labelling Requirements (DS384/RW, 386/RW): Clarifying Article 2.2 of the TBT Agreement

NAIKI Yoshiko (Osaka University)

Papers

August 2, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.20] United States—Measures Concerning the Importation, Marketing and Sale of Tuna and Tuna Products (DS381/RW): The notion of "calibration" and legitimate regulatory distinctions under Article 2.1 of the TBT Agreement

NAIKI Yoshiko (Osaka University)

Papers

August 1, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Impact of the Competitive Environment of Regional Financial Institutions on the Opening and Closing of Business Establishments

HARIMAYA Kozo (Ritsumeikan University) / OZAKI Yasufumi (Kushiro Public University)

Papers

August 1, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Capital Injection and Japanese Regional Bank Lending

NAGATA Kunikazu (Kagoshima University)

Papers

July 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

No-arbitrage Determinants of Japanese Government Bond Yield and Credit Spread Curves

OKIMOTO Tatsuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TAKAOKA Sumiko (Seikei University)

Papers

July 26, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Headquarters and Skill Biased Technical Change

KAWAKAMI Atsushi (Toyo University)

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Events

August 22, 2017 [Workshops]

RIETI-Gakushuin-Toyo International Workshop on Firm Dynamics

Events

August 8, 2017 [Symposiums]

Information Technology and the New Globalization: Asia's economy today and tomorrow (Handouts)

Events

August 4, 2017 [Workshops]

Accounting for Micro and Macro Patterns of Trade

Events

July 25, 2017 [Workshops]

U.S. Tax Reform: Prospects and Roadblocks

Events

July 12, 2017 [Workshops]

Current Situation and Future Prospects of Economies and Markets Facing Significant Uncertainty: Based on the Economic Policy Uncertainty Index

Events

July 10, 2017 [Workshops]

Death versus Destruction in the Economics of Catastrophes

Events

June 16, 2017 [Symposiums]

Information Technology and the New Globalization: Asia's economy today and tomorrow

Events

June 15, 2017 [Workshops]

Outline of White Paper on International Economy and Trade 2017: How can we promote free trade in a sustainable way?

Events

June 12, 2017 [Workshops]

Hitotsubashi-RIETI International Workshop on Real Estate Market, Productivity, and Prices

Events

June 7, 2017 [Workshops]

Outline of the White Paper on Manufacturing Industries (Monodzukuri)

Events

May 29, 2017 [BBL Seminars]

Energy Markets: What to do when forecasting is useless

Robert S. PINDYCK (Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi Professor of Economics and Finance, Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Events

April 24, 2017 [Workshops]

2017 White Paper on Small and Medium Enterprises in Japan and 2017 White Paper on Small Enterprises in Japan

Events

March 27, 2017 [Workshops]

The Fourth Industrial Revolution and Challenges: Catch the wave

Events

February 17, 2017 [Workshops]

Gender Inequality in the Workplace

Events

January 30, 2017 [Symposiums]

Brexit: On the future of the UK and the global economy (Summary)

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Articles

August 24, 2017 [Column]

Shift to a Science-based Economy and New Forms of Industry-Academia Partnership

MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

August 23, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Impaired Loss Accounting Does Not Affect Firms’ Investment

UESUGI Iichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

August 8, 2017 [RIETI Report]

Agglomeration benefits versus firm selection

KONDO Keisuke (Fellow, RIETI )

Articles

August 8, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Agglomeration benefits versus firm selection

KONDO Keisuke (Fellow)

Articles

August 3, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Digitization Bringing Change to Tax Administration

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

July 31, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

A TPP without the United States now set in motion: Japan should lead trade talks in Asia

YAMASHITA Kazuhito (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

July 28, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Explaining the persistence of the gender wage gap in Japan: The ‘glass ceiling’ and the ‘sticky floor’

HARA Hiromi (Associate Professor of Economics, Japan Women’s University)

Articles

July 27, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Globalisation and executive compensation

Wolfgang KELLER (Director of the McGuire Center for International Economics and Professor at the University of Colorado-Boulder) / Will OLNEY (Associate Professor of Economics, Williams College)

Articles

July 25, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Presence of Growth Strategy Becoming Less Visible: Priority should be on Labor Market Mobility

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

July 24, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Which Should be the Leader in Inducing Inflation, the Government or the BOJ?

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

July 21, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Impacts of outward foreign direct investment: New firm-level evidence from Japan

HAYAKAWA Kazunobu (Overseas Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Associate Professor, Keio Economic Observatory, Keio University)

Articles

July 19, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Fixing the Misunderstanding about the Proposed Reform of the Credit Guarantee Program

YAMORI Nobuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

July 18, 2017 [RIETI Report]

Assessing the impact of AI and robotics on job expectations using Japanese survey data

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

July 18, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Assessing the impact of AI and robotics on job expectations using Japanese survey data

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President)

Articles

July 12, 2017 [From IZA]

Gender differences in corporate hierarchies
How and why do the careers of men and women differ? What policies could reduce the differences?

Antti KAUHANEN (The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy)

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