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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

TSURU Kotaro's photo

Problem of Fiscal "Free Riding" Policy

March 27, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

TSURU Kotaro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu's Photo

Special Zones for Structural Reform Contribute to Productivity Growth

March 24, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Italo COLANTONE's Photo

Globalisation and economic nationalism

March 22, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Italo COLANTONE (Assistant Professor of Economics, Bocconi University) / Piero STANIG (Assistant Professor of Political Science, Bocconi University)

UENO Toru's Photo

"Sharing the Inconvenience" for the Sake of Work Style Reform

March 21, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

UENO Toru (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Book cover

Corporate Governance and Growth Strategies

March 16, 2017 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

Written and edited by MIYAJIMA Hideaki

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Papers

March 28, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Global Service Value Chain in Japan: Inbound tourism cases

KONISHI Yoko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 28, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Exports and FDI Entry Decision: Evidence from Japanese foreign-affiliated firms

Ivan DESEATNICOV (University of Tsukuba) / Konstantin KUCHERYAVYY (University of Tokyo)

Papers

March 28, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Prospects of Achievement Tests to Measure the Cognitive Skills of School-aged Children: The role of achievement tests to implement evidence-based policy making in education

ISHIKAWA Yoshiki (Habitech, Inc.) / ITO Hirotake (Habitech, Inc.) / UEMURA Aya (Keio University) / TABATA Shin (Keio University) / TOYAMA Risako (Keio University) / NAKAMURO Makiko (Keio University) / BUNJI Kyosuke (University of Tokyo) / HOSHINO Takahiro (Keio University) / MATSUOKA Ryoji (Waseda University) / YAMAGUCHI Kazuhiro (University of Tokyo)

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March 28, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Effects of Economic Crises on Employment and Productivity Dynamics in Japan

IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow, RIETI) / YoungGak KIM (Senshu University) / Hyeog Ug KWON (Facultry Fellow) / FUKAO Kyoji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 28, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Indirect Trade in Regional Economies

ISHIKAWA Yasushi (METI) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / TAOKA Takaaki (METI)

Papers

March 28, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

On the Role of Skill, Quality, and Environmental Factors on Customer Behavior of the Beauty Industry

KONISHI Yoko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Impact of the Opening of High-Speed Rail on Innovation

INOUE Hiroyasu (University of Hyogo) / NAKAJIMA Kentaro (Tohoku University) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 27, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Problem of Fiscal "Free Riding" Policy

TSURU Kotaro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Individual Characteristics, Behavioral Biases, and Attitudes toward Immigration: Evidence from a survey in Japan

TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI) / MUKUNOKI Hiroshi (Gakushuin University) / WAKASUGI Ryuhei (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Consumer Demand for Fully Automated Driving Technology: Evidence from Japan

Kong Joo SHIN (Kyushu University) / MANAGI Shunsuke (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Does Trade Liberalization Promote Antidumping Protection? A theoretical analysis

MUKUNOKI Hiroshi (Gakushuin University)

Papers

March 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Impacts of an ICT-assisted Program on Attitudes and English Communicative Abilities: An experiment in a Japanese high school

HIGUCHI Yuki (Nagoya City University) / SASAKI Miyuki (Nagoya City University) / NAKAMURO Makiko (Keio University)

Papers

March 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Wellbeing of the Elderly in East Asia: China, Korea, and Japan

ICHIMURA Hidehiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / Xiaoyan LEI (Peking University) / Chulhee LEE (Seoul National University) / Jinkook LEE (University of Southern California/RAND Corporation) / Albert PARK (Hong Kong University of Science & Technology) / SAWADA Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Events

March 27, 2017 [Workshops]

The Fourth Industrial Revolution and Challenges: Catch the wave

Papers

March 24, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Evidence of "Evidence-Based Policymaking"

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

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Papers

March 28, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Global Service Value Chain in Japan: Inbound tourism cases

KONISHI Yoko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 28, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Exports and FDI Entry Decision: Evidence from Japanese foreign-affiliated firms

Ivan DESEATNICOV (University of Tsukuba) / Konstantin KUCHERYAVYY (University of Tokyo)

Papers

March 28, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Prospects of Achievement Tests to Measure the Cognitive Skills of School-aged Children: The role of achievement tests to implement evidence-based policy making in education

ISHIKAWA Yoshiki (Habitech, Inc.) / ITO Hirotake (Habitech, Inc.) / UEMURA Aya (Keio University) / TABATA Shin (Keio University) / TOYAMA Risako (Keio University) / NAKAMURO Makiko (Keio University) / BUNJI Kyosuke (University of Tokyo) / HOSHINO Takahiro (Keio University) / MATSUOKA Ryoji (Waseda University) / YAMAGUCHI Kazuhiro (University of Tokyo)

Papers

March 28, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Effects of Economic Crises on Employment and Productivity Dynamics in Japan

IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow, RIETI) / YoungGak KIM (Senshu University) / Hyeog Ug KWON (Facultry Fellow) / FUKAO Kyoji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 28, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Indirect Trade in Regional Economies

ISHIKAWA Yasushi (METI) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / TAOKA Takaaki (METI)

Papers

March 28, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

On the Role of Skill, Quality, and Environmental Factors on Customer Behavior of the Beauty Industry

KONISHI Yoko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Impact of the Opening of High-Speed Rail on Innovation

INOUE Hiroyasu (University of Hyogo) / NAKAJIMA Kentaro (Tohoku University) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Individual Characteristics, Behavioral Biases, and Attitudes toward Immigration: Evidence from a survey in Japan

TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI) / MUKUNOKI Hiroshi (Gakushuin University) / WAKASUGI Ryuhei (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Consumer Demand for Fully Automated Driving Technology: Evidence from Japan

Kong Joo SHIN (Kyushu University) / MANAGI Shunsuke (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Does Trade Liberalization Promote Antidumping Protection? A theoretical analysis

MUKUNOKI Hiroshi (Gakushuin University)

Papers

March 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Impacts of an ICT-assisted Program on Attitudes and English Communicative Abilities: An experiment in a Japanese high school

HIGUCHI Yuki (Nagoya City University) / SASAKI Miyuki (Nagoya City University) / NAKAMURO Makiko (Keio University)

Papers

March 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Wellbeing of the Elderly in East Asia: China, Korea, and Japan

ICHIMURA Hidehiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / Xiaoyan LEI (Peking University) / Chulhee LEE (Seoul National University) / Jinkook LEE (University of Southern California/RAND Corporation) / Albert PARK (Hong Kong University of Science & Technology) / SAWADA Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 24, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Evidence of "Evidence-Based Policymaking"

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

March 24, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Product Network Connectivity and Information for Loan Pricing

Jiangtao FU (Waseda University) / OGURA Yoshiaki (Waseda University)

Papers

March 24, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

How Do Exporters Respond to Exogenous Shocks: Evidence from Japanese firm-level data

TANAKA Ayumu (Research Associate, RIETI) / ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI) / WAKASUGI Ryuhei (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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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))

Events

November 10, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Transportation and the United States Economy: Implications for governance

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

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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)

Articles

March 22, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Globalisation and economic nationalism

Italo COLANTONE (Assistant Professor of Economics, Bocconi University) / Piero STANIG (Assistant Professor of Political Science, Bocconi University)

Articles

March 21, 2017 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2017 (January 2017)]

"Sharing the Inconvenience" for the Sake of Work Style Reform

UENO Toru (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 16, 2017 [RIETI Report]

Designing mega-regional trade agreements

HAYAKAWA Kazunobu (Overseas Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies) / URATA Shujiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / YOSHIMI Taiyo (Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Nanzan University)

Articles

March 16, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Designing mega-regional trade agreements

HAYAKAWA Kazunobu (Overseas Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies) / URATA Shujiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / YOSHIMI Taiyo (Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Nanzan University)

Articles

March 15, 2017 [Column]

Measuring the Quality of Education and Health Services

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 14, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Industrial Policy in Japan: 70-Year History since World War II

OKAZAKI Tetsuji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 10, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

The effect of exchange rates on the utilisation of free trade agreements

HAYAKAWA Kazunobu (Overseas Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies) / HanSung KIM (Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Ajou University) / YOSHIMI Taiyo (Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Nanzan University)

Articles

March 8, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

R-Star and the Yellen rules

Henrike MICHAELIS (Economist, German Council of Economic Experts) / Volker WIELAND (Endowed Chair of Monetary Economics, Institute for Monetary and Financial Stability, Goethe University Frankfurt; CEPR Research Fellow)

Articles

March 1, 2017 [Column]

Uncertainty over Trade Policies Forming a Factor in the Economic Downturn

ITO Arata (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 28, 2017 [China in Transition]

China Should Be Cautious in Promoting Capital Account Liberalization:
Tightening of capital controls may still be needed in times of emergency

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 24, 2017 [Column]

Interpreting "Several Opinions on Comprehensively Opening the Elderly Care Service Market and Enhancing the Quality of Elderly Care Services"

YIN Ting (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 22, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

A Broader Concept of Capital Formation and the Direction of Corporate Strategy

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 20, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Effects of the backhaul problem on global trade

ISHIKAWA Jota (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / Nori TARUI (Associate Professor, Department of Economics, University of Hawaii at Manoa)

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