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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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Keith HEAD's Photo

Reversal of regional trade agreements: Consequences of Brexit and Trumpit for the multinational car industry

December 1, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Keith HEAD (Professor in the Strategy and Business Economics division at the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia) / Thierry MAYER (Professor of Economics at Sciences-Po and CEPR Research Fellow)

NOMURA Koji's Photo

Part 1: Japan's First Set of National Accounts Data Consistent with the Latest UN Recommendations to Be Released in December 2016

November 21, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Sherman E. KATZ's Photo

Washington Perspective on TPP and Trade Policy in the Clinton (Trump?) Administration

November 17, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Sherman E. KATZ (Senior Advisor, Center for the Study of the Presidency & Congress (CSPC))

AOYAGI Chie's Photo

Abenomics & Inclusive Growth

November 11, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

AOYAGI Chie (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / Giovanni GANELLI (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Clifford WINSTON's Photo

Transportation and the United States Economy: Implications for governance

November 10, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

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

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Articles

December 1, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Reversal of regional trade agreements: Consequences of Brexit and Trumpit for the multinational car industry

Keith HEAD (Professor in the Strategy and Business Economics division at the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia) / Thierry MAYER (Professor of Economics at Sciences-Po and CEPR Research Fellow)

Papers

November 30, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Wage Gap between Permanent Workers and Fixed-term Workers in Japan

YASUI Kengo (Aoyama Gakuin University) / SANO Shinpei (Chiba University) / KUME Koichi (Recruit Works Institute) / TSURU Kotaro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 30, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Wage Gap between Unlimited-type Regular Workers and Limited-type Regular Workers in Japan

YASUI Kengo (Aoyama Gakuin University) / SANO Shinpei (Chiba University) / KUME Koichi (Recruit Works Institute) / TSURU Kotaro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 30, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Will Abenomics Save Future Generations?

SHIMASAWA Manabu (Chubu Region Institute for Social and Economic Research) / OGURO Kazumasa (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 29, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Contribution of Patent Examination to Making the Patent Scope Consistent with the Invention: Evidence from Japan

OKADA Yoshimi (Hitotsubashi University) / NAITO Yusuke (Hitotsubashi University) / NAGAOKA Sadao (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 29, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Agglomeration economies, productivity, and quality upgrading: Evidence from Japan

SAITO Hisamitsu (Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics and Business Administration, Hokkaido University) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Associate Professor, Keio Economic Observatory, Keio University)

Articles

November 24, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

Part 6: Capturing Domestic Production Activity is the Key to Achieving Greater Accuracy

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 24, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

Part 5: Introduction of the Concept of "Capital Services"

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 24, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

Part 4: Greater Accuracy Achieved in Measuring Labor's Share of National Income

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 22, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Shock propagations in granular networks

FUJII Daisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 21, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

Part 3: Defense Equipment to Be Recognized as "Investment" Not as "Consumption"

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 21, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

Part 2: R&D Expenditures to Be Capitalized

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 21, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

Part 1: Japan's First Set of National Accounts Data Consistent with the Latest UN Recommendations to Be Released in December 2016

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Events

November 21, 2016 [Workshops]

Enhancing Productivity and Reforming Working Styles

Papers

November 21, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Glass Ceilings or Sticky Floors? An analysis of the gender wage gap across the wage distribution in Japan

HARA Hiromi (Japan Women's University)

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Papers

November 30, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Wage Gap between Permanent Workers and Fixed-term Workers in Japan

YASUI Kengo (Aoyama Gakuin University) / SANO Shinpei (Chiba University) / KUME Koichi (Recruit Works Institute) / TSURU Kotaro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 30, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Wage Gap between Unlimited-type Regular Workers and Limited-type Regular Workers in Japan

YASUI Kengo (Aoyama Gakuin University) / SANO Shinpei (Chiba University) / KUME Koichi (Recruit Works Institute) / TSURU Kotaro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 30, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Will Abenomics Save Future Generations?

SHIMASAWA Manabu (Chubu Region Institute for Social and Economic Research) / OGURO Kazumasa (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 29, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Contribution of Patent Examination to Making the Patent Scope Consistent with the Invention: Evidence from Japan

OKADA Yoshimi (Hitotsubashi University) / NAITO Yusuke (Hitotsubashi University) / NAGAOKA Sadao (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 21, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Glass Ceilings or Sticky Floors? An analysis of the gender wage gap across the wage distribution in Japan

HARA Hiromi (Japan Women's University)

Papers

November 10, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Testing for Agglomeration Economies and Firm Selection in Spatial Productivity Differences: The case of Japan

KONDO Keisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 9, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Can Artificial Intelligence Heal Human Hearts? A randomized controlled trial on the effects of internet cognitive behavioral therapy with artificial intelligence on depression

SO Mirai (Keio University) / SEKIZAWA Yoichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / TAKEBAYASHI Yoshitake (Fukushima Medical University)

Papers

November 7, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

To Stay or Leave? Migration decisions of foreign students in Japan

LIU Yang (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 2, 2016 [Research Digest]

The Impact of a Permanent Income Shock on Consumption: Evidence from Japan's 2014 VAT increase

UNAYAMA Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 28, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Subsidy Competition, Imperfect Labor Market, and Endogenous Entry of Firms

MORITA Tadashi (Kindai University) / SAWADA Yukiko (Osaka University) / YAMAMOTO Kazuhiro (Osaka University)

Papers

October 28, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Daily Gravity

TAKECHI Kazutaka (Hosei University)

Papers

October 26, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Pollution and City Size: Can Cities be Too Small?

Rainald BORCK (University of Potsdam) / TABUCHI Takatoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 20, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Monopoly Rights and Economic Growth: An inverted U-shaped relation

UEDA Kenichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / Stijn CLAESSENS (Federal Reserve Board)

Papers

October 17, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Development of Policy Impact Assessment Model for the Regulatory Reform Policy of Japan's Town Gas Market

KAINOU Kazunari (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 17, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Factor Analysis of Depopulation in Kaga City in Ishikawa Prefecture

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

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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)

Events

October 17, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Global Energy Outlook

Adam SIEMINSKI (Administrator, U.S. Energy Information Administration)

Events

October 17, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Japan's Abenomics: Reload, Reset or Relaunch?

Luc EVERAERT (Assistant Director in the IMF's Asia and Pacific Department, Mission Chief for Japan)

Events

October 6, 2016 [Symposiums]

Brexit: On the future of the UK and the global economy

Events

September 28, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

She Is the Answer - IMF's work on gender issues and promoting womenomics in Japan

Kalpana KOCHHAR (Director of Human Resource Department of the IMF)

Events

September 26, 2016 [Workshops]

Global Energy Outlook

Events

September 5, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

E15 Initiative Report Launch

Ricardo MELENDEZ-ORTIZ (The International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD)) / Sean DOHERTY (Head of International Trade & Investment, World Economic Forum (WEF)) / Jonathan FRIED (Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Canada to the World Trade Organization (WTO))

Events

August 25, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Law and Economics on Market Quality

YANO Makoto (President and Chief Research Officer(CRO), RIETI / Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Kyoto University)

Events

August 23, 2016 [Symposiums]

Future Global Trade Regime & Investment Seminar (Handouts)

Events

August 19, 2016 [Workshops]

Frontiers in Research on Trade Costs (Summary)

Events

August 19, 2016 [Workshops]

Frontiers in Research on Trade Costs (Handouts)

Events

August 19, 2016 [Workshops]

Frontiers in Research on Trade Costs

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Articles

December 1, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Reversal of regional trade agreements: Consequences of Brexit and Trumpit for the multinational car industry

Keith HEAD (Professor in the Strategy and Business Economics division at the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia) / Thierry MAYER (Professor of Economics at Sciences-Po and CEPR Research Fellow)

Articles

November 29, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Agglomeration economies, productivity, and quality upgrading: Evidence from Japan

SAITO Hisamitsu (Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics and Business Administration, Hokkaido University) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Associate Professor, Keio Economic Observatory, Keio University)

Articles

November 24, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

Part 6: Capturing Domestic Production Activity is the Key to Achieving Greater Accuracy

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 24, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

Part 5: Introduction of the Concept of "Capital Services"

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 24, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

Part 4: Greater Accuracy Achieved in Measuring Labor's Share of National Income

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 22, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Shock propagations in granular networks

FUJII Daisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 21, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

Part 3: Defense Equipment to Be Recognized as "Investment" Not as "Consumption"

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 21, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

Part 2: R&D Expenditures to Be Capitalized

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 21, 2016 [Revision of the International Standard for GDP Compilation and Challenges Ahead]

Part 1: Japan's First Set of National Accounts Data Consistent with the Latest UN Recommendations to Be Released in December 2016

NOMURA Koji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 17, 2016 [RIETI Report]

Changes in wage inequality and structure of wage determination in Japan

HIGUCHI Yoshio (Professor, Faculty of Business and Commerce, Keio University) / KODAMA Naomi (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / YOKOYAMA Izumi (Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Economics and School of International and Public Policy, Hitotsubashi University)

Articles

November 17, 2016 [RIETI Report]

The global value chain and the competitiveness of Asian countries

KIYOTA Kozo (Research Associate, RIETI) / OIKAWA Keita (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / YOSHIOKA Katsuhiro (Shoko Chukin Bank)

Articles

November 16, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Changes in wage inequality and structure of wage determination in Japan

HIGUCHI Yoshio (Professor, Faculty of Business and Commerce, Keio University) / KODAMA Naomi (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / YOKOYAMA Izumi (Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Economics and School of International and Public Policy, Hitotsubashi University)

Articles

November 11, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Abenomics & Inclusive Growth

AOYAGI Chie (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / Giovanni GANELLI (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 10, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Sequential markets, market power, and arbitrage

ITO Koichiro (Fellow, RIETI) / Mar REGUANT (Assistant Professor, Northwestern University, CEPR Research Affiliate)

Articles

October 31, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Offshoring, biased technical change and labour demand: New evidence from global value chains

Laurie REIJNDERS (Postdoc, University of Groningen) / Marcel TIMMER (Professor of Economic Growth and Development at the University of Groningen; Director of the Groningen Growth and Development Centre (GGDC)) / YE Xianjia (PhD candidate, Faculty of Economics & Business, University of Groningen)

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