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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

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Can Japan's Long Work Hours be Corrected? Adopting regulations to cap total work hours

June 30, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

YAMAMOTO Isamu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

KONISHI Yoko

Making the most of Japan's tourism boom

June 29, 2016 [Policy Update]

KONISHI Yoko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Ronald Allen SANCHEZ

Modularity in New Market Formation

June 28, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Ronald Allen SANCHEZ (Professor of Management, Department of Innovation and Organizational Economics, Copenhagen Business School)

Resiliency Authors

Making the Eurozone more resilient: What is needed now and what can wait?

June 28, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Resiliency Authors

UNAYAMA Takashi

Lessons from the 2014 Consumption Tax Rate Increase: The decision-making process is more important than the timing of implementation

June 22, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

UNAYAMA Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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Papers

July 1, 2016 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Germany's Driving Force of Domestic Affairs and the State Aim

IWAOMTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

July 1, 2016 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

SME Global Development: Comparing Germany with Japan

IWAOMTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

July 1, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Servitisation and manufacturing firms without factories in Japan

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President)

Papers

June 30, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Measures to Promote Green Cars: Evaluation at the car variant level

KITANO Taiju (Aoyama Gakuin University)

Papers

June 30, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Willingness to Pay for Clean Air: Evidence from the air purifier markets in China

ITO Koichiro (Fellow, RIETI) / ZHANG Shuang (University of Colorado, Boulder)

Articles

June 30, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Can Japan's Long Work Hours be Corrected? Adopting regulations to cap total work hours

YAMAMOTO Isamu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

June 29, 2016 [Non Technical Summaries]

Investigating the Effect of U.S. Monetary Policy Normalization on the ASEAN-4 Economies

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Events

June 29, 2016 [Symposiums]

Symposium on Intellectual Property Strategies in the Era of IoT, BD, and AI-Protecting, sharing, and utilizing data and know-how-

Articles

June 29, 2016 [Policy Update]

Making the most of Japan's tourism boom

KONISHI Yoko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

June 28, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

East Asian economies and financial globalisation in the post-crisis world

Joshua AIZENMAN (Dockson Chair in Economics and International Relations, USC / Research Associate, NBER) / ITO Hiroyuki (Professor of Economics, Portland State University)

Events

June 28, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Modularity in New Market Formation

Ronald Allen SANCHEZ (Professor of Management, Department of Innovation and Organizational Economics, Copenhagen Business School)

Events

June 28, 2016 [Symposiums]

Future Global Trade Regime & Investment Seminar

Articles

June 28, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Making the Eurozone more resilient: What is needed now and what can wait?

Resiliency Authors

Events

June 27, 2016 [Symposiums]

Corporate Governance Reform and Japanese Business Growth

Papers

June 23, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Does Employee Stock Ownership Work? Evidence from publicly-traded firms in Japan

KATO Takao (Colgate University) / MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / OWAN Hideo (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

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Papers

July 1, 2016 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Germany's Driving Force of Domestic Affairs and the State Aim

IWAOMTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

July 1, 2016 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

SME Global Development: Comparing Germany with Japan

IWAOMTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

June 30, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Measures to Promote Green Cars: Evaluation at the car variant level

KITANO Taiju (Aoyama Gakuin University)

Papers

June 30, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Willingness to Pay for Clean Air: Evidence from the air purifier markets in China

ITO Koichiro (Fellow, RIETI) / ZHANG Shuang (University of Colorado, Boulder)

Papers

June 29, 2016 [Non Technical Summaries]

Investigating the Effect of U.S. Monetary Policy Normalization on the ASEAN-4 Economies

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

June 23, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Does Employee Stock Ownership Work? Evidence from publicly-traded firms in Japan

KATO Takao (Colgate University) / MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / OWAN Hideo (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

June 22, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Understanding the Flow of Electronic Parts and Components in East Asia

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

June 16, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Policy Uncertainty and Economic Activity

ITO Arata (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

June 15, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Utilization of Female and Foreign Employees among Japanese Firms: An empirical analysis using firm panel data

TAKAMURA Shizuka (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

June 13, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Structural Change and Institutional Design of the Coal Industry in China

MENG Jianjun (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

June 2, 2016 [Non Technical Summaries]

The Regional Spillover Effects of the Tohoku Earthquake

Robert DEKLE (University of Southern California) / Eunpyo HONG (University of Southern California) / Wei XIE (University of Southern California)

Papers

June 1, 2016 [Non Technical Summaries]

Two-sided Heterogeneity and Trade

Andrew B. BERNARD (Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth) / Andreas MOXNES (University of Oslo) / Karen Helene ULLTVEIT-MOE (University of Oslo)

Papers

May 25, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Japanese Government's Initiative for Standards and Certifications in the 1980s-2000s: Economic growth as a policy goal and improvement of product value

KAWAMURA Satoshi (Research Associate, RIETI)

Papers

May 24, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Industrial Cluster Policy and Transaction Networks: Evidence from firm-level data in Japan

OKUBO Toshihiro (Keio University) / OKAZAKI Tetsuji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

May 18, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Investigating the Effect of U.S. Monetary Policy Normalization on the ASEAN-4 Economies

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

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Events

June 29, 2016 [Symposiums]

Symposium on Intellectual Property Strategies in the Era of IoT, BD, and AI-Protecting, sharing, and utilizing data and know-how-

Events

June 28, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Modularity in New Market Formation

Ronald Allen SANCHEZ (Professor of Management, Department of Innovation and Organizational Economics, Copenhagen Business School)

Events

June 28, 2016 [Symposiums]

Future Global Trade Regime & Investment Seminar

Events

June 27, 2016 [Symposiums]

Corporate Governance Reform and Japanese Business Growth

Events

June 8, 2016 [Workshops]

Energy Prices, Exchange Rates, and the International Economic Order

Events

May 18, 2016 [Workshops]

Geography, Inter-firm Networks, and International Trade

Events

May 11, 2016 [Symposiums]

Frontier of Inter-firm Network Analysis: Power of network and geographical friction (Summary)

Events

April 20, 2016 [Symposiums]

Moving the Japanese Economy onto a New Growth Path: Evidence-based grand design

Events

April 18, 2016 [Symposiums]

Diversity Management and Work Life Balance

Events

April 13, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Jokowi's Economic Policy: What will it take to reach sustainable development?

Fauziah ZEN (Economist, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA))

Events

April 5, 2016 [Workshops]

How the United States selects its presidents

Events

April 5, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Key Issues in the Measurement of Service Sector Output and Productivity—An incomplete account

Paul SCHREYER (Deputy Director, Statistics Directorate, OECD)

Events

March 30, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Stronger Growth Remains Elusive: Urgent policy response is needed

Catherine L. MANN (Chief Economist, OECD)

Events

March 29, 2016 [Workshops]

Talks by Recipients of the Jiro Enjoji Memorial Prize and Nikkei Prize for Economics Books - Course for the Japanese Economy: Japanese labor market and foreign direct investment

Events

March 28, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Fintech Overview

Louis J. FORSTER (General Partner, Green Visor Capital) / Sam WEN (Venture Partner, Green Visor Capital)

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Articles

July 1, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Servitisation and manufacturing firms without factories in Japan

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President)

Articles

June 30, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Can Japan's Long Work Hours be Corrected? Adopting regulations to cap total work hours

YAMAMOTO Isamu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

June 29, 2016 [Policy Update]

Making the most of Japan's tourism boom

KONISHI Yoko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

June 28, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

East Asian economies and financial globalisation in the post-crisis world

Joshua AIZENMAN (Dockson Chair in Economics and International Relations, USC / Research Associate, NBER) / ITO Hiroyuki (Professor of Economics, Portland State University)

Articles

June 28, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Making the Eurozone more resilient: What is needed now and what can wait?

Resiliency Authors

Articles

June 22, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Lessons from the 2014 Consumption Tax Rate Increase: The decision-making process is more important than the timing of implementation

UNAYAMA Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

June 20, 2016 [RIETI Report]

Estimating the harm Japan's next VAT rate increase will inflict on the economy

UNAYAMA Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / David CASHIN (Economist, Federal Reserve Board of Governors)

Articles

June 20, 2016 [Column]

Evidence of "Evidence-based Policymaking"

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

June 20, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Estimating the harm Japan's next VAT rate increase will inflict on the economy

UNAYAMA Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / David CASHIN (Economist, Federal Reserve Board of Governors)

Articles

June 9, 2016 [China in Transition]

Chinese Economy Bottoming Out: Improvement in macroeconomic indicators in March worth noting

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

June 9, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Why European women are saying no to having (more) babies

Matthias DOEPKE (Professor of Economics, Northwestern University; Research Affiliate, CEPR) / Fabian KINDERMANN (Assistant Professor, University of Bonn)

Articles

June 8, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Artificial intelligence and employment

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President)

Articles

June 6, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Policies for Improving Productivity in Service Industries: Taking advantage of innovation and information technology to achieve higher capacity utilization

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

May 30, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Does a Widening Income Gap Have an Adverse Effect on Growth?

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 27, 2016 [Column]

Industry-Academia-Government Collaboration as an Open Innovation Initiative for Regional Revitalization

TOMITA Hideaki (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

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