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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

OHASHI Hiroshi's Photo

Competition Policy in a New Era: Market concentration in the IT world poses a challenge

April 27, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

OHASHI Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

FUKAO Kyoji's Photo

Productivity in the Service Sector: Reforming Japan’s GDP statistics is urgently needed for more accuracy

April 25, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

FUKAO Kyoji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

How is new technology changing job design?
Machines’ ability to perform cognitive, physical, and social tasks is accelerating, dramatically changing jobs and labor markets

April 19, 2017 [From IZA]

Michael GIBBS (University of Chicago and IZA)

YANO Makoto's Photo

Corruption, Market Quality and Entry Deterrence in Emerging Economies

April 18, 2017 [Non Technical Summaries]

Krishnendu Ghosh DASTIDAR (Jawaharlal Nehru University) / YANO Makoto (Chief Research Officer, RIETI)

Pol ANTRÀS's Photo

Benefits of importing: Evidence from US firms' global sourcing decisions

April 12, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Pol ANTRÀS (Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University) / Teresa FORT (Assistant Professor, Tuck School, Business at Dartmouth College) / Felix TINTELNOT (Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Chicago)

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Publications

April 27, 2017 [Other Publications (Japanese)]

The Power of Data Analysis: How to approach causality

Written by ITO Koichiro

Papers

April 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Exchange Rates and the Swiss Economy

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / KATO Atsuyuki (Kanazawa University)

Articles

April 27, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Competition Policy in a New Era: Market concentration in the IT world poses a challenge

OHASHI Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 26, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Assessing the Impact of Renewable Energy Sources: Simulation analysis of the Japanese electricity market

YOSHIHARA Keisuke (University of Tokyo) / OHASHI Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 26, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Mitigating the propagation of negative shocks due to supply chain disruptions

INOUE Hiroyasu (Associate Professor, Graduate School of Simulation Studies, University of Hyogo) / TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 25, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Productivity in the Service Sector: Reforming Japan’s GDP statistics is urgently needed for more accuracy

FUKAO Kyoji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Events

April 24, 2017 [Workshops]

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

Papers

April 21, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Household Savings Rate in National Accounts and Household Surveys in Japan

UNAYAMA Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / OHNO Taro (Shinshu University)

Papers

April 19, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Does Inter-firm Collaboration Network Improve Quality of Innovation? International comparative analysis from worldwide patent data

IINO Takashi (Niigata University) / INOUE Hiroyasu (University of Hyogo) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 19, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Bank-Firm Relationship and Small Business Innovation

XU Peng (Hosei University)

Articles

April 19, 2017 [From IZA]

How is new technology changing job design?
Machines’ ability to perform cognitive, physical, and social tasks is accelerating, dramatically changing jobs and labor markets

Michael GIBBS (University of Chicago and IZA)

Papers

April 18, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Foreign Institutional Ownership and Risk Taking

XU Peng (Hosei University)

Papers

April 18, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Does Impaired Loss Accounting Affect Firms' Investment? Evidence from Japan

UESUGI Iichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / NAKAJIMA Kentaro (Hitotsubashi University) / HOSONO Kaoru (Gakushuin University)

Papers

April 18, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Defining the Relevant Market in the Digital Platform Industry

KAWAHAMA Noboru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TAKEDA Kuninobu (Osaka University)

Papers

April 18, 2017 [Non Technical Summaries]

Corruption, Market Quality and Entry Deterrence in Emerging Economies

Krishnendu Ghosh DASTIDAR (Jawaharlal Nehru University) / YANO Makoto (Chief Research Officer, RIETI)

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Papers

April 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Exchange Rates and the Swiss Economy

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / KATO Atsuyuki (Kanazawa University)

Papers

April 26, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Assessing the Impact of Renewable Energy Sources: Simulation analysis of the Japanese electricity market

YOSHIHARA Keisuke (University of Tokyo) / OHASHI Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 21, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Household Savings Rate in National Accounts and Household Surveys in Japan

UNAYAMA Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / OHNO Taro (Shinshu University)

Papers

April 19, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Does Inter-firm Collaboration Network Improve Quality of Innovation? International comparative analysis from worldwide patent data

IINO Takashi (Niigata University) / INOUE Hiroyasu (University of Hyogo) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 19, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Bank-Firm Relationship and Small Business Innovation

XU Peng (Hosei University)

Papers

April 18, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Foreign Institutional Ownership and Risk Taking

XU Peng (Hosei University)

Papers

April 18, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Does Impaired Loss Accounting Affect Firms' Investment? Evidence from Japan

UESUGI Iichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / NAKAJIMA Kentaro (Hitotsubashi University) / HOSONO Kaoru (Gakushuin University)

Papers

April 18, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Defining the Relevant Market in the Digital Platform Industry

KAWAHAMA Noboru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TAKEDA Kuninobu (Osaka University)

Papers

April 18, 2017 [Non Technical Summaries]

Corruption, Market Quality and Entry Deterrence in Emerging Economies

Krishnendu Ghosh DASTIDAR (Jawaharlal Nehru University) / YANO Makoto (Chief Research Officer, RIETI)

Papers

April 14, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Empirical Analysis on the Earnings Quality of Japanese SMEs

KIM Hyonok (Tokyo Keizai University) / YASUDA Yukihiro (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

April 14, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Spatial Economic Analysis of Natural Disaster Restoration

FUJITA Masahisa (Konan University) / HAMAGUCHI Nobuaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KAMEYAMA Yoshihiro (Saga University)

Papers

April 12, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Summary Report on the Survey of Global Activities by Japanese Multinationals

TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Keio University) / WAKASUGI Ryuhei (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 11, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

History of Changes to the Curriculum Guidelines and the Decline in Research and Development Productivity in Japan

NISHIMURA Kazuo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / MIYAMOTO Dai (Doshisha University) / YAGI Tadashi (Doshisha University)

Papers

April 10, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Wages, Job Productivity, and Job Creation and Destruction: Evidence from Japanese division-level employment data

LIU Yang (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 6, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Natural Resources Giant Kazakhstan: What kind of international economic regulation framework is applicable to its SOEs?

Alisher UMIRDINOV (Nagoya University)

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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)

Events

January 30, 2017 [Workshops]

Future Direction of Trade Policy and Employment and Social Security under the New Administration in the United States

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))

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Articles

April 27, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Competition Policy in a New Era: Market concentration in the IT world poses a challenge

OHASHI Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 26, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Mitigating the propagation of negative shocks due to supply chain disruptions

INOUE Hiroyasu (Associate Professor, Graduate School of Simulation Studies, University of Hyogo) / TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 25, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Productivity in the Service Sector: Reforming Japan’s GDP statistics is urgently needed for more accuracy

FUKAO Kyoji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 19, 2017 [From IZA]

How is new technology changing job design?
Machines’ ability to perform cognitive, physical, and social tasks is accelerating, dramatically changing jobs and labor markets

Michael GIBBS (University of Chicago and IZA)

Articles

April 17, 2017 [RIETI Report]

Persistent Economic Slowdown and Emergence of Debt-ridden Borrowers

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 17, 2017 [Column]

Persistent Economic Slowdown and Emergence of Debt-ridden Borrowers

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 12, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Benefits of importing: Evidence from US firms' global sourcing decisions

Pol ANTRÀS (Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University) / Teresa FORT (Assistant Professor, Tuck School, Business at Dartmouth College) / Felix TINTELNOT (Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Chicago)

Articles

April 11, 2017 [Column]

Jump! Companies' Occasional Leaps

ARATA Yoshiyuki (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 10, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Is U.S.-Japan Trade Friction Avoidable? Blaming trade partners for deficits is pointless

KIYOTA Kozo (Research Associate, RIETI)

Articles

April 5, 2017 [Column]

Legal Perspective of the United States’ Withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement and the Possibility of the "TPP11"

KAWASE Tsuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 4, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Next Challenge for Rational Expectations Hypothesis

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 3, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Expectations Cannot Impact Wages, a Key to Raising the General Price Level

YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 31, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

Does the Inclusion of R&D Spending in GDP Calculation Affect the Distribution of Resources?

TAMURA Suguru (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 27, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Problem of Fiscal "Free Riding" Policy

TSURU Kotaro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 24, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Special Zones for Structural Reform Contribute to Productivity Growth

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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