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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

Galina HALE

Shock transmission through the global banking network

May 16, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Galina HALE (Research Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco) / Tümer KAPAN (Portfolio Risk Manager, Fannie Mae) / Camelia MINOIU (Senior Economist, IMF)

HOSONO Kaoru

Monetary Policy Transmission through the Interest Rate and Exchange Rate Channel
Not Making an Impact Big Enough to Raise the Inflation Rate to 2%

May 12, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

HOSONO Kaoru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Willem THORBECKE

Exports, Exchange Rates, and the Return on China's Investments

May 9, 2016 [Policy Update]

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Chi Hung KWAN

Soaring Housing Prices: Is this good or bad for China?

April 28, 2016 [China in Transition]

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

ITO Koichiro

Challenges Posed by the Full Liberalization of the Electricity Market: Complete unbundling of power generation and grid operations is crucial

April 22, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

ITO Koichiro (Fellow, RIETI)

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Articles

May 27, 2016 [Column]

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

TOMITA Hideaki (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

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)

Articles

May 23, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Private news and monetary policy: Forward guidance (or the expected virtue of ignorance)

FUJIWARA Ippei (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / WAKI Yuichiro (Lecturer, School of Economics, University of Queensland)

Articles

May 18, 2016 [RIETI Report]

RIETI Policy Symposium "Frontier of Inter-firm Network Analysis: Power of network and geographical friction"

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)

Events

May 18, 2016 [Workshops]

Geography, Inter-firm Networks, and International Trade

Articles

May 16, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Shock transmission through the global banking network

Galina HALE (Research Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco) / Tümer KAPAN (Portfolio Risk Manager, Fannie Mae) / Camelia MINOIU (Senior Economist, IMF)

Articles

May 12, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Monetary Policy Transmission through the Interest Rate and Exchange Rate Channel
Not Making an Impact Big Enough to Raise the Inflation Rate to 2%

HOSONO Kaoru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Events

May 11, 2016 [Symposiums]

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

Papers

May 10, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Dynamical Linkage among Economic Conditions, Exchange Rates, and Prices

KICHIKAWA Yuichi (Niigata University) / IYETOMI Hiroshi (Niigata University) / AOYAMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Publications

May 9, 2016 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

History of the Policies of the Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency

Articles

May 9, 2016 [Policy Update]

Exports, Exchange Rates, and the Return on China's Investments

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

May 6, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Association among Socioeconomic Status, Health and Function-related Variables, and Onset of Depression in the Case of Middle-aged and Older People in Japan

SEKIZAWA Yoichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 6, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

New products during bad times

Andrew B. BERNARD (Jack Byrne Professor of International Economics at Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College) / OKUBO Toshihiro (Professor of Economics, Faculty of Economics, Keio University)

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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)

Papers

May 10, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Dynamical Linkage among Economic Conditions, Exchange Rates, and Prices

KICHIKAWA Yuichi (Niigata University) / IYETOMI Hiroshi (Niigata University) / AOYAMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

May 6, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Association among Socioeconomic Status, Health and Function-related Variables, and Onset of Depression in the Case of Middle-aged and Older People in Japan

SEKIZAWA Yoichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

May 2, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Indirect Exports and Wholesalers: Evidence from interfirm transaction network data

FUJII Daisuke (Fellow, RIETI) / ONO Yukako (Keio University) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

May 2, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Foreign Tourists and Productivity of the Accommodation Industry: An empirical analysis using micro data

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

May 2, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

China's Industrial and Trade Policies and Economic Growth

ZHANG Hongyong (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

May 2, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Location and Productivity of Knowledge- and Information-intensive Business Services

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

April 27, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Married Women's Attitudes toward Gender Role and Work and Their Influence on Children: Analysis of 2014 "Empowerment of Women" data

HONDA Yuki (University of Tokyo)

Papers

April 22, 2016 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

How Uncertain Are Economic Policies? Evidence from a survey on Japanese firms

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

April 22, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Effects of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics on Business and Employment: Evidence from a survey on Japanese firms

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

April 21, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Factoryless Goods Producers in Japan

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

April 15, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Foreign Tourists and Capacity Utilization in the Accommodation Industry

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

April 14, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Corporate Social Responsibility and Gender Diversity in the Workplace: Evidence from Japan

KATO Takao (Colgate University) / KODAMA Naomi (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

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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)

Events

March 17, 2016 [Symposiums]

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

Events

February 29, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Productivity: The main driver of economic growth for Japan

Randall S. JONES (Senior Economist and Head of Japan/Korea Desk, Economics Department, OECD)

Events

February 25, 2016 [Workshops]

Recent State of Play on Anti-dumping and Other Trade Remedy Measures: With overviews of Brazil and Japan (Summary)

Events

February 8, 2016 [Symposiums]

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

Events

February 5, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Miami Marlins' Business Growth Strategy in the Local Community

David SAMSON (President, Miami Marlins)

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Articles

May 27, 2016 [Column]

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

TOMITA Hideaki (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 23, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Private news and monetary policy: Forward guidance (or the expected virtue of ignorance)

FUJIWARA Ippei (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / WAKI Yuichiro (Lecturer, School of Economics, University of Queensland)

Articles

May 18, 2016 [RIETI Report]

RIETI Policy Symposium "Frontier of Inter-firm Network Analysis: Power of network and geographical friction"

Articles

May 16, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Shock transmission through the global banking network

Galina HALE (Research Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco) / Tümer KAPAN (Portfolio Risk Manager, Fannie Mae) / Camelia MINOIU (Senior Economist, IMF)

Articles

May 12, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Monetary Policy Transmission through the Interest Rate and Exchange Rate Channel
Not Making an Impact Big Enough to Raise the Inflation Rate to 2%

HOSONO Kaoru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 9, 2016 [Policy Update]

Exports, Exchange Rates, and the Return on China's Investments

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 6, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

New products during bad times

Andrew B. BERNARD (Jack Byrne Professor of International Economics at Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College) / OKUBO Toshihiro (Professor of Economics, Faculty of Economics, Keio University)

Articles

May 2, 2016 [Column]

What Will the Failure of the Doha Oil Talks Bring?

FUJI Kazuhiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 28, 2016 [China in Transition]

Soaring Housing Prices: Is this good or bad for China?

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 25, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Costs of policy uncertainty and delaying reform: The case of ageing Japan

KITAO Sagiri (Professor, Department of Economics, Keio University)

Articles

April 22, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Challenges Posed by the Full Liberalization of the Electricity Market: Complete unbundling of power generation and grid operations is crucial

ITO Koichiro (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 20, 2016 [RIETI Report]

Uncertainty over business conditions and investment: Evidence from Japanese firms

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

April 20, 2016 [From IZA]

Do in-work benefits work for low-skilled workers?
To boost the employment rate of the low-skilled trapped in inactivity is it sufficient to supplement their earnings?

Bruno Van der LINDEN (National Fund for Scientific Research, and Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium, and IZA, Germany)

Articles

April 19, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Uncertainty over business conditions and investment: Evidence from Japanese firms

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President)

Articles

April 12, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Challenges Posed by the Full Liberalization of the Electricity Market: Japan must find ways to ensure a stable power supply

OHASHI Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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