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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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The economic consequences of Mr Kim’s threats

October 23, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Nadav Ben ZEEV (Assistant Professor, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev) / Evi PAPPA (Full Professor, European University Institute)

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro's Photo

Corporate Governance and Strategic Shareholders: Tax incentives for unwinding cross shareholdings

October 16, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

UEDA Ryoko (Senior Research Fellow, J-IRIS Research) / KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Program Director and Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Ricardo CABALLERO's Photo

Risk intolerance and the global economy: A new macroeconomic framework

October 11, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Ricardo CABALLERO (Professor of Economics, MIT) / Alp SIMSEK (Rudi Dornbusch Career Development Associate Professor of Economics, MIT)

KAWAGUCHI Daiji's Photo

The labor market in Japan, 2000-2016
Despite a plummeting working-age population, Japan has sustained its labor force size, thanks mostly to surging employment among women

October 5, 2017 [From IZA]

KAWAGUCHI Daiji (University of Tokyo and IZA) / MORI Hiroaki (Hitotsubashi University)

Chi Hung KWAN's Photo

The Rapid Advancement of Chinese Private Enterprises as Revealed by the Fortune Global 500

October 4, 2017 [China in Transition]

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

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Articles

October 23, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

The economic consequences of Mr Kim’s threats

Nadav Ben ZEEV (Assistant Professor, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev) / Evi PAPPA (Full Professor, European University Institute)

Papers

October 23, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Current Conditions and Challenges of Third-sector Organizations in Japan: Considerations based on the Fourth Survey on the Third Sector (2017)

USHIRO Fusao (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SAKAMOTO Haruya (Kansai University)

Articles

October 16, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Corporate Governance and Strategic Shareholders: Tax incentives for unwinding cross shareholdings

UEDA Ryoko (Senior Research Fellow, J-IRIS Research) / KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Program Director and Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 16, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

International Trade and Domestic Production Networks

FUJII Daisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 16, 2017 [RIETI Report]

Constant churning and persistent regularity in population and industrial locations: Evidence from Japan

MORI Tomoya (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 11, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Risk intolerance and the global economy: A new macroeconomic framework

Ricardo CABALLERO (Professor of Economics, MIT) / Alp SIMSEK (Rudi Dornbusch Career Development Associate Professor of Economics, MIT)

Events

October 6, 2017 [Symposiums]

Information Technology and the New Globalization: Asia’s economy today and tomorrow (Summary)

Events

October 5, 2017 [Workshops]

Economic and Financial Analysis of Commodity Markets

Articles

October 5, 2017 [From IZA]

The labor market in Japan, 2000-2016
Despite a plummeting working-age population, Japan has sustained its labor force size, thanks mostly to surging employment among women

KAWAGUCHI Daiji (University of Tokyo and IZA) / MORI Hiroaki (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

October 5, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Legal Issues Arising from the Feed-in Tariff of Renewable Energy: Controversial issues in investor-state dispute settlement

TAMADA Dai (Kobe University)

Articles

October 5, 2017 [Column]

The Effect of the Fed’s Large-Scale Asset Purchases on Inflationary Expectations

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 4, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Export Promotion through SOEs and Countervailing Duties

YOMOGIDA Morihiro (Sophia University)

Papers

October 4, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Economic Impact Analysis of Regional Policy: An interregional input-output model considering interregional commuting and consuming regions

ISHIKAWA Yoshifumi (Nanzan University) / NAKAMURA Ryohei (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 4, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Overcapacity Problem and Subsidies in China's Steel Industry: A test on the existence of soft budget constraint

WATANABE Mariko (Gakushuin University)

Articles

October 4, 2017 [China in Transition]

The Rapid Advancement of Chinese Private Enterprises as Revealed by the Fortune Global 500

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

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Papers

October 23, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Current Conditions and Challenges of Third-sector Organizations in Japan: Considerations based on the Fourth Survey on the Third Sector (2017)

USHIRO Fusao (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SAKAMOTO Haruya (Kansai University)

Papers

October 16, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

International Trade and Domestic Production Networks

FUJII Daisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 5, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Legal Issues Arising from the Feed-in Tariff of Renewable Energy: Controversial issues in investor-state dispute settlement

TAMADA Dai (Kobe University)

Papers

October 4, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Export Promotion through SOEs and Countervailing Duties

YOMOGIDA Morihiro (Sophia University)

Papers

October 4, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Economic Impact Analysis of Regional Policy: An interregional input-output model considering interregional commuting and consuming regions

ISHIKAWA Yoshifumi (Nanzan University) / NAKAMURA Ryohei (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 4, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Overcapacity Problem and Subsidies in China's Steel Industry: A test on the existence of soft budget constraint

WATANABE Mariko (Gakushuin University)

Papers

October 2, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Wage Premium of Exporting Plants in Japan: Do plant and firm size matter?

ITO Koji (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

September 29, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Wholesalers, Indirect Exports, Geography, and Economies of Scope: Evidence from firm transaction data in Japan

ITO Tadashi (Gakushuin University) / NAKAMURA Ryohei (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / MORITA Manabu (Aomori Chuo Gakuin University)

Papers

September 22, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Impact of FTAs on Procurement Behavior of Japanese Firms' Overseas Affiliates

URATA Shujiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KATO Atsuyuki (Research Associate, RIETI)

Papers

September 8, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Number of Bank Relationships and Bank Lending to New Firms: Evidence from firm-level data in Japan

OGANE Yuta (Nanzan University)

Papers

September 6, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Policy Uncertainty in Japan

ITO Arata (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

September 5, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Latent Heterogeneity of the Wage Structure and Gender Wage Gap: Dual economy analysis revisited

YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

September 5, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Corporate Tax Reform and Tax Incidence in Japan

DOI Takero (Keio University)

Papers

August 31, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Investment Behavior of Japanese Small and Medium-sized Enterprises and its Structural Change: The influences of the guarantee system and macroeconomics conditions after the financial crisis

KOZUKA Masafumi (University of Marketing and Distribution Sciences)

Papers

August 30, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Accounting for the Role of Information and Communication Technology in China's Productivity Growth

Harry X. WU (Hitotsubashi University) / David T. LIANG (Hitotsubashi University)

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Events

October 6, 2017 [Symposiums]

Information Technology and the New Globalization: Asia’s economy today and tomorrow (Summary)

Events

October 5, 2017 [Workshops]

Economic and Financial Analysis of Commodity Markets

Events

September 25, 2017 [Workshops]

Germany after the General Elections--Political and Economic Directions

Events

September 14, 2017 [BBL Seminars]

Brexit: Recent Developments—The EEA Option

Carl BAUDENBACHER (President, Court of Justice of the European Free Trade Association States (EFTA Court))

Events

September 7, 2017 [Workshops]

U.S. Tax Reform: Prospects and Roadblocks (Summary)

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)

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Articles

October 23, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

The economic consequences of Mr Kim’s threats

Nadav Ben ZEEV (Assistant Professor, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev) / Evi PAPPA (Full Professor, European University Institute)

Articles

October 16, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Corporate Governance and Strategic Shareholders: Tax incentives for unwinding cross shareholdings

UEDA Ryoko (Senior Research Fellow, J-IRIS Research) / KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Program Director and Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 16, 2017 [RIETI Report]

Constant churning and persistent regularity in population and industrial locations: Evidence from Japan

MORI Tomoya (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 11, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Risk intolerance and the global economy: A new macroeconomic framework

Ricardo CABALLERO (Professor of Economics, MIT) / Alp SIMSEK (Rudi Dornbusch Career Development Associate Professor of Economics, MIT)

Articles

October 5, 2017 [From IZA]

The labor market in Japan, 2000-2016
Despite a plummeting working-age population, Japan has sustained its labor force size, thanks mostly to surging employment among women

KAWAGUCHI Daiji (University of Tokyo and IZA) / MORI Hiroaki (Hitotsubashi University)

Articles

October 5, 2017 [Column]

The Effect of the Fed’s Large-Scale Asset Purchases on Inflationary Expectations

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 4, 2017 [China in Transition]

The Rapid Advancement of Chinese Private Enterprises as Revealed by the Fortune Global 500

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 4, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

"Real Culprit" behind the Fall of Labor’s Share

TSURU Kotaro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 28, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Populism and trust in Europe

Christian DUSTMANN (Professor of Economics, University College London and Director of the Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration) / Barry EICHENGREEN (Professor of Economics and Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley; and formerly Senior Policy Advisor at the International Monetary Fund. CEPR Research Fellow) / Sebastian OTTEN (Senior Research Officer, Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration, UCL) / André SAPIR (Professor, Universite Libre de Bruxelles; Senior Fellow, Bruegel; Research Fellow, CEPR) / Guido TABELLINI (Professor of Economics at Bocconi University and CEPR Research Fellow) / Gylfi ZOEGA (Professor of Economics, University of Iceland)

Articles

September 28, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Challenges Facing the Managers of Japanese Regional Banks: Human resources capable of helping customers solve problems are the key to success

YAMORI Nobuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 22, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

What it Takes to Improve Productivity: Labor input quality as a factor behind regional inequality

TOKUI Joji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 20, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

What it Takes to Improve Productivity: Smoothing service demand is the key

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

September 19, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Constant churning and persistent regularity in population and industrial locations: Evidence from Japan

MORI Tomoya (Faculty Fellow)

Articles

September 12, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

What it Takes to Improve Productivity: Promoting HR and IT investment in tandem

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 6, 2017 [Column]

Consumption-boosting Effects of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics: Whose consumption expenditures will increase in net terms?

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

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