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Symposiums and Workshops


Event Date: April 3, 2015 New 
RIETI Special Seminar - Program
"U.S.-Japan Relations, Japanese-Americans, and Silicon Valley: A personal perspective"
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March 10, 2015 New 
Workshop - Program, Handouts, and Summary
"Hitotsubashi-RIETI International Workshop on Real Estate Market and the Macro Economy"

March 9, 2015 New 
Symposium - RIETI-JSTAR Symposium - Handouts and Video
"Japan's Future as a Super Aging Society: International comparison of JSTAR datasets"

Policy Update

FUKUYAMA Mitsuhiro

March 20, 2015  New 
"Le Lac Magique: The WTO one year after Bali and beyond"
FUKUYAMA Mitsuhiro (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Perspectives from Around the World


March 5, 2015  New 
"Betting the house: Monetary policy, mortgage booms and housing prices"
Òscar JORDÀ (Research Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco; Professor of Economics, University of California, Davis) , Moritz SCHULARICK (Professor of Economics, University of Bonn and CEPR Research Fellow) and Alan TAYLOR (Professor of Economics and Finance, University of California, Davis; Research Fellow, CEPR)

Newspapers & Magazines

TSURU Kotaro

March 24, 2015  New 
"Determining the 'Appropriate Level' of Severance Payments"
TSURU Kotaro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)


March 20, 2015  New 
"Gap between the Secular Stagnation Theory and the Real World"
KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

INUI Tomohiko

March 18, 2015  New 
"Growth Strategy Based on Evidence"
INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) and NAKAMURO Makiko (Keio University)

BBL Seminars

Nicolas VÉRON's Photo

March 4, 2015  New 
"Europe's Ongoing Crisis: It's not mostly fiscal"
Nicolas VÉRON (Visiting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics / Senior Fellow, Bruegel)

RIETI Database


Fellows' Works


Latest Research/Policy Papers

Discussion Papers (full text in English)

Mar 26, 2015
"Industry-specific Real Effective Exchange Rates in Asia"
SATO Kiyotaka (Yokohama National University), SHIMIZU Junko (Gakushuin University), Nagendra SHRESTHA (Yokohama National University) and Shajuan ZHANG (Yokohama National University)
"The Long-Run Socio-Economic Consequences of a Large Disaster: The 1995 earthquake in Kobe"
William DUPONT IV (Colby College), Ilan NOY (Victoria University of Wellington), OKUYAMA Yoko (Yale University) and SAWADA Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)
Mar 24, 2015
"The Strength of Long Ties and the Weakness of Strong Ties: Knowledge diffusion through supply chain networks"
TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI), Petr MATOUS (University of Tokyo) and INOUE Hiroyasu (Osaka Sangyo University)
Mar 20, 2015
"Uncertainty Avoiding Behavior and Cross-border Acquisitions"
Marc BREMER (Nanzan University), HOSHI Akio (Gakushuin University), INOUE Kotaro (Tokyo Institute of Technology) and SUZUKI Kazunori (Waseda University)
Mar 18, 2015
"Impact of Extensive and Intensive Margins of FDI on Corporate Domestic Performance: Evidence from Japanese automobile parts suppliers"
MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Keio Economic Observatory, Keio University)

Discussion Papers (abstract in English, text in Japanese)

Mar 27, 2015
"Migration Response to High Unemployment Rates: Spatial econometric analysis using Japanese municipal data"
KONDO Keisuke (Fellow, RIETI)
"Price, Quality, and Productivity: Reconsidering the determinants of exporting behavior"
MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Keio Economic Observatory, Keio University)
Mar 16, 2015
"Exploring the Patterns of Venture Capital Syndication: Evidence from investment-round data"
TAKIZAWA Miho (Toyo University) and MIYAKAWA Daisuke (Nihon University)
"The Effect of Moving to a Territorial Tax System on Profit Repatriations: Evidence from Japan"
HASEGAWA Makoto (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)) and KIYOTA Kozo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)
Mar 12, 2015
"The Going-Public Decision and Post-IPO Performance: Evidence from Japan"
HOSONO Kaoru (Gakushuin University) and TAKIZAWA Miho (Toyo University)

Policy Discussion Papers (abstract in English, text in Japanese)

Mar 20, 2015
"Implications for the Development of Local Economies and SMEs in Japan: Perspective from a field survey conducted on Germany, the EU's strongest economy"
IWAMOTO Koichi (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)
Feb 10, 2015
"Quantitative Effects of Growth Policies: An overview"
MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)



March 23, 2015 New 
"Entrepreneurship and Aging"

MATSUDA Naoko's Photo

Fellow, RIETI

March 19, 2015 New 
"The Logic of the Market Economy and the Logic of Politics"

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro's Photo

Faculty Fellow, RIETI

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March 11, 2015 New 
"Natural disasters, natural selection, and firm exit: Lessons from the Tohoku Earthquake"

ONO Arito's Photo

ONO Arito
Senior Economist, Mizuho Research Institute / Visting Lecturer at the Graduate School of Economics, Waseda University

UCHIDA Hirofumi's Photo

UCHIDA Hirofumi
Professor of Banking and Finance, Graduate School of Business Administration, Kobe University

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RIETI Highlight

RIETI Highlight vol.53 in English

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Special Contents


AMU and AMU Deviation Indicators

March 27, 2015 New 
AMU and AMU Deviation Indicators

Database Construction of the Japanese Nominal and Real Effective Exchange Rates by Industry

March 27, 2015 New 
Database Construction of the Nominal and Real Effective Exchange Rates by Industry of Japan, Korea, and China


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