What is 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. What is RIETI? RIETI - Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry

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

ISHIKAWA Jota's Photo

Theory and Practice in Free Trade

January 18, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

ISHIKAWA Jota (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

SEKIZAWA Yoichi's Photo

Is Uncertainty Really a Problem?

January 17, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

SEKIZAWA Yoichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

ITO Banri's Photo

Spread of "Election-endorsed" Protectionism

January 16, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI)

FUJI Kazuhiko's Photo

The Russian Economy Holds the Key to Success of the Japanese Economy in 2017

January 12, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

FUJI Kazuhiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

MORIKAWA Masayuki's Photo

A Piece of Evidence of Equal Pay for Equal Work

January 12, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi's Photo

Demography and the Japanese Economy

January 12, 2017 [BBL Seminars]

YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Senior Advisor and Faculty Fellow, RIETI / Professor, Faculty of Economics, Rissho University)

YAMAGUCHI Kazuo's Photo

The Trump Administration: Meaning and formation

January 10, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

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Papers

January 20, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Are Smaller (Larger) Corporate Headquarters Better?

MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / OGAWA Ryo (Waseda University) / USHIJIMA Tatsuo (Keio University)

Papers

January 20, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Heterogeneous Investor Behaviors and Market Volatility in the Tokyo Stock Exchange

KIMURA Yosuke (University of Tokyo)

Articles

January 20, 2017 [Column]

Path to a New Future of Evidence-based Policymaking Paved by a Public Data Platform

IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

January 19, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Choosing Between Multiple Preferential Tariff Schemes: Evidence from Japan's imports

HAYAKAWA Kazunobu (Institute of Developing Economies, JETRO) / URATA Shujiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / YOSHIMI Taiyo (Nanzan University)

Papers

January 19, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Early Agglomeration or Late Agglomeration? Two phases of development with spatial sorting

Rikard FORSLID (Stockholm University) / OKUBO Toshihiro (Keio University)

About RIETI

January 19, 2017 [Public Relations]

RIETI Highlight Vol.63

Articles

January 18, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Theory and Practice in Free Trade

ISHIKAWA Jota (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 17, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

Is Uncertainty Really a Problem?

SEKIZAWA Yoichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

About RIETI

January 16, 2017 [Recent Activities]

Faculty Fellow KAWAGUCHI Daiji was awarded the 13th Japan Academy Medal

Articles

January 16, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

Spread of "Election-endorsed" Protectionism

ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI)

Articles

January 12, 2017 [RIETI Report]

Demography and the Japanese Economy

YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Senior Advisor and Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 12, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

The Russian Economy Holds the Key to Success of the Japanese Economy in 2017

FUJI Kazuhiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 12, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

A Piece of Evidence of Equal Pay for Equal Work

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Events

January 12, 2017 [BBL Seminars]

Demography and the Japanese Economy

YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Senior Advisor and Faculty Fellow, RIETI / Professor, Faculty of Economics, Rissho University)

Articles

January 11, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

How firms organise production: Headquarter separation and multi-plant operation

OKUBO Toshihiro (Professor of Economics, Faculty of Economics, Keio University) / TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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Papers

January 20, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Are Smaller (Larger) Corporate Headquarters Better?

MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / OGAWA Ryo (Waseda University) / USHIJIMA Tatsuo (Keio University)

Papers

January 20, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Heterogeneous Investor Behaviors and Market Volatility in the Tokyo Stock Exchange

KIMURA Yosuke (University of Tokyo)

Papers

January 19, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Choosing Between Multiple Preferential Tariff Schemes: Evidence from Japan's imports

HAYAKAWA Kazunobu (Institute of Developing Economies, JETRO) / URATA Shujiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / YOSHIMI Taiyo (Nanzan University)

Papers

January 19, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Early Agglomeration or Late Agglomeration? Two phases of development with spatial sorting

Rikard FORSLID (Stockholm University) / OKUBO Toshihiro (Keio University)

Papers

December 28, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Effects of Japanese Customer Firms' Overseas Outsourcing on Supplier Firms' Performance

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KODAMA Naomi (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

December 26, 2016 [Research Digest]

Shock propagations in granular networks

FUJII Daisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

December 21, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Industrial Structure in Urban Accounting

OSHIRO Jun (Okinawa University) / SATO Yasuhiro (University of Tokyo)

Papers

December 16, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Understanding External Technology Sourcing in New Product Development Projects: Bilateral vs. unilateral contracts

KANI Masayo (Tezukayama University) / MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

December 15, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Corporate Diversification, Employee Bargaining Power, and Wages

USHIJIMA Tatsuo (Keio University)

Papers

December 13, 2016 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Japan's Long-term Care Insurance after 15 Years: Shall we return to the welfare program system or keep pursuing market mechanisms?

SUZUKI Wataru (Gakushuin University)

Papers

December 12, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Absorptive Capacity and External Technology Sourcing: Empirical investigation of vertical and horizontal relationships in the research and development process

FUJIKAWA Naoto (University of Tokyo) / MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

December 12, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Current Situation and Problems with Local Revitalization: Overview of the survey on the attitudes of local government staffs in charge of industrial development

OGAWA Hikaru (University of Tokyo) / TSUBUKU Masafumi (Nagoya University) / YAMORI Nobuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

December 8, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Good Boss, Bad Boss, Workers' Mental Health and Productivity: Evidence from Japan

KURODA Sachiko (Waseda University) / YAMAMOTO Isamu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

December 8, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Does Experience of Wage Cuts Enhance Firm-level Wage Flexibility? Evidence from panel data analysis of Japanese firms

YAMAMOTO Isamu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KURODA Sachiko (Waseda University)

Papers

December 8, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Effect of Labor Turnover on Firm Performance among Japanese Firms

YAMAMOTO Isamu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KURODA Sachiko (Waseda University)

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Events

January 12, 2017 [BBL Seminars]

Demography and the Japanese Economy

YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Senior Advisor and Faculty Fellow, RIETI / Professor, Faculty of Economics, Rissho University)

Events

January 4, 2017 [Workshops]

Intellectual Property Strategies and Human Resources Development in the Era of IoT, BD, and AI

Events

January 4, 2017 [Workshops]

Exchange Rates and International Currency: Perspective from China and Japan

Events

December 14, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

The People's Money: How China is Building a Global Currency

Paola SUBACCHI (Director, International Economics, Chatham House)

Events

December 13, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Industry-Academia Collaborations for Open Innovation in Japan: OECD's latest survey as seen in cases from the United States and Europe

Mario CERVANTES (Senior Economist and Head of TIP Secretariat, Science and Technology Policy Division, OECD Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation)

Events

December 13, 2016 [Workshops]

Advancing Economic Relationships with Southeast Asia

Events

December 7, 2016 [Workshops]

Challenges towards Clean Technologies and a Hydrogen Society

Events

November 21, 2016 [Workshops]

Enhancing Productivity and Reforming Working Styles

Events

November 17, 2016 [Symposiums]

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

Events

November 17, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Washington Perspective on TPP and Trade Policy in the Clinton (Trump?) Administration

Sherman E. KATZ (Senior Advisor, Center for the Study of the Presidency & Congress (CSPC))

Events

November 10, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Transportation and the United States Economy: Implications for governance

Clifford WINSTON (Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, The Brookings Institution)

Events

October 17, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Global Energy Outlook

Adam SIEMINSKI (Administrator, U.S. Energy Information Administration)

Events

October 17, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Japan's Abenomics: Reload, Reset or Relaunch?

Luc EVERAERT (Assistant Director in the IMF's Asia and Pacific Department, Mission Chief for Japan)

Events

October 6, 2016 [Symposiums]

Brexit: On the future of the UK and the global economy

Events

September 28, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

She Is the Answer - IMF's work on gender issues and promoting womenomics in Japan

Kalpana KOCHHAR (Director of Human Resource Department of the IMF)

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Articles

January 20, 2017 [Column]

Path to a New Future of Evidence-based Policymaking Paved by a Public Data Platform

IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 18, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Theory and Practice in Free Trade

ISHIKAWA Jota (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 17, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

Is Uncertainty Really a Problem?

SEKIZAWA Yoichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 16, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

Spread of "Election-endorsed" Protectionism

ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI)

Articles

January 12, 2017 [RIETI Report]

Demography and the Japanese Economy

YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Senior Advisor and Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 12, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

The Russian Economy Holds the Key to Success of the Japanese Economy in 2017

FUJI Kazuhiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 12, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

A Piece of Evidence of Equal Pay for Equal Work

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

January 11, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

How firms organise production: Headquarter separation and multi-plant operation

OKUBO Toshihiro (Professor of Economics, Faculty of Economics, Keio University) / TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 10, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

The Trump Administration: Meaning and formation

YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 5, 2017 [Policy Update]

The Uncertain Consequences of Brexit

Richard BALDWIN (President, CEPR / Professor, Graduate Institute, Geneva)

Articles

January 4, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Policy analysis in a post-truth world

Charles MANSKI (Board of Trustees Professor in Economics, Northwestern University)

Articles

December 28, 2016 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

Blind Corner of Public Pension System Reform: What is needed for the evolution of reform debate?

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

December 28, 2016 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

Future Course of the Trump Administration and U.S. Policy on Global Warming

ARIMA Jun (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

December 28, 2016 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

What Must Regional Financial Institutions Do to Take Advantage of Fintech?

YAMORI Nobuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

December 27, 2016 [China in Transition]

Why Are So Many Chinese Internet Companies Listed Overseas?
The advantages and disadvantages of the VIE structure

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

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