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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

Wolfgang KELLER's Photo

Globalisation and executive compensation

July 27, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Wolfgang KELLER (Director of the McGuire Center for International Economics and Professor at the University of Colorado-Boulder) / Will OLNEY (Associate Professor of Economics, Williams College)

INUI Tomohiko's photo

Presence of Growth Strategy Becoming Less Visible: Priority should be on Labor Market Mobility

July 25, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro's Photo

Which Should be the Leader in Inducing Inflation, the Government or the BOJ?

July 24, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

YAMORI Nobuyoshi

Fixing the Misunderstanding about the Proposed Reform of the Credit Guarantee Program

July 19, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

YAMORI Nobuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Gender differences in corporate hierarchies
How and why do the careers of men and women differ? What policies could reduce the differences?

July 12, 2017 [From IZA]

Antti KAUHANEN (The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy)

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Articles

July 28, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Explaining the persistence of the gender wage gap in Japan: The ‘glass ceiling’ and the ‘sticky floor’

HARA Hiromi (Associate Professor of Economics, Japan Women’s University)

Papers

July 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

No-arbitrage Determinants of Japanese Government Bond Yield and Credit Spread Curves

OKIMOTO Tatsuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TAKAOKA Sumiko (Seikei University)

Articles

July 27, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Globalisation and executive compensation

Wolfgang KELLER (Director of the McGuire Center for International Economics and Professor at the University of Colorado-Boulder) / Will OLNEY (Associate Professor of Economics, Williams College)

Papers

July 26, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Headquarters and Skill Biased Technical Change

KAWAKAMI Atsushi (Toyo University)

Papers

July 26, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Do Branch Network Sizes of Regional Banks Influence Their Management Performances Positively?

KONDO Kazumine (Aichi Gakuin University)

Events

July 25, 2017 [Workshops]

U.S. Tax Reform: Prospects and Roadblocks

Articles

July 25, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Presence of Growth Strategy Becoming Less Visible: Priority should be on Labor Market Mobility

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

July 24, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

How Do Branch Managers of Regional Financial Institutions Deal with Regional Revitalization: Results of the 2017 RIETI branch manager questionnaire

YAMORI Nobuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / AIZAWA Tomoko (Nihon University) / UMINO Shingo (Kochi University) / OGAWA Hikaru (University of Tokyo) / OZAKI Yasufumi (Kushiro Public University) / KONDO Kazumine (Aichi Gakuin University) / TAKAKU Kenya (Hirosihma City University) / TOMIMURA Kei (Aichi University) / HARIMAYA Kozo (Ritsumeikan University) / YANAGIHARA Mitsuyoshi (Nagoya University)

Articles

July 24, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Which Should be the Leader in Inducing Inflation, the Government or the BOJ?

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

About RIETI

July 21, 2017 [Public Relations]

RIETI Annual Report 2016

Articles

July 21, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Impacts of outward foreign direct investment: New firm-level evidence from Japan

HAYAKAWA Kazunobu (Overseas Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Associate Professor, Keio Economic Observatory, Keio University)

Papers

July 20, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Demographics, Immigration, and Market Size

FUKUMURA Koichi (Osaka University) / NAGAMACHI Kohei (Kagawa University) / SATO Yasuhiro (University of Tokyo) / YAMAMOTO Kazuhiro (Osaka University)

Papers

July 20, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No. 19] United States—Measures Affecting the Importation of Animals, Meat and Other Animal Products from Argentina (WT/DS447): A delay in the review procedures upon request for imports and the SPS Agreement

ISHIKAWA Yoshimichi (University of Shizuoka)

Papers

July 20, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Asymmetric Reactions of the U.S. Natural Gas Market and Economic Activity

Bao H. NGUYEN (Australian National University) / OKIMOTO Tatsuyoshi (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

July 19, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Survey on Management Score and Quality Adjustment in Medical and Nursing Services

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ITO Yukiko (Tokyo Gakugei University) / MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SATO Kina (Tokyo Institute of Technology)

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Papers

July 27, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

No-arbitrage Determinants of Japanese Government Bond Yield and Credit Spread Curves

OKIMOTO Tatsuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TAKAOKA Sumiko (Seikei University)

Papers

July 26, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Headquarters and Skill Biased Technical Change

KAWAKAMI Atsushi (Toyo University)

Papers

July 26, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Do Branch Network Sizes of Regional Banks Influence Their Management Performances Positively?

KONDO Kazumine (Aichi Gakuin University)

Papers

July 24, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

How Do Branch Managers of Regional Financial Institutions Deal with Regional Revitalization: Results of the 2017 RIETI branch manager questionnaire

YAMORI Nobuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / AIZAWA Tomoko (Nihon University) / UMINO Shingo (Kochi University) / OGAWA Hikaru (University of Tokyo) / OZAKI Yasufumi (Kushiro Public University) / KONDO Kazumine (Aichi Gakuin University) / TAKAKU Kenya (Hirosihma City University) / TOMIMURA Kei (Aichi University) / HARIMAYA Kozo (Ritsumeikan University) / YANAGIHARA Mitsuyoshi (Nagoya University)

Papers

July 20, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Demographics, Immigration, and Market Size

FUKUMURA Koichi (Osaka University) / NAGAMACHI Kohei (Kagawa University) / SATO Yasuhiro (University of Tokyo) / YAMAMOTO Kazuhiro (Osaka University)

Papers

July 20, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No. 19] United States—Measures Affecting the Importation of Animals, Meat and Other Animal Products from Argentina (WT/DS447): A delay in the review procedures upon request for imports and the SPS Agreement

ISHIKAWA Yoshimichi (University of Shizuoka)

Papers

July 20, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Asymmetric Reactions of the U.S. Natural Gas Market and Economic Activity

Bao H. NGUYEN (Australian National University) / OKIMOTO Tatsuyoshi (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

July 19, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Survey on Management Score and Quality Adjustment in Medical and Nursing Services

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ITO Yukiko (Tokyo Gakugei University) / MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SATO Kina (Tokyo Institute of Technology)

Papers

July 19, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

R&D and Product Dynamics

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / EDAMURA Kazuma (Japan Productivity Center) / KAWAKAMI Atsushi (Toyo University)

Papers

July 13, 2017 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

China's One Belt One Road Initiative is the New World Order Leading to Mutual Prosperity

ENOMOTO Shunichi (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

July 13, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Job Creation and Destruction at the Levels of Intra-firm Sections, Firms, and Industries in Globalization: The case of Japanese manufacturing firms

ANDO Mitsuyo (Keio University) / KIMURA Fukunari (Keio University / ERIA)

Papers

July 12, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Does Foreign Ownership Explain Company Export and Innovation Decisions? Evidence from Japan

OKUBO Toshihiro (Keio University) / Alexander F. WAGNER (University of Zurich) / YAMADA Kazuo (Nagasaki University)

Papers

July 11, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

To Support R&D or Linkages? Seeking a better policy mix for SME support

SUZUKI Jun (GRIPS)

Papers

July 6, 2017 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Effect of the Fed's Large-scale Asset Purchases on Inflation Expectations

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

July 5, 2017 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Antidumping Duties on Chinese Products: Effects of expiration of Article 15.a.ii of China's WTO Accession Protocol and countermeasures

UMEJIMA Osamu (Takasaki City University of Economics)

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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)

Events

May 29, 2017 [BBL Seminars]

Energy Markets: What to do when forecasting is useless

Robert S. PINDYCK (Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi Professor of Economics and Finance, Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

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

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Articles

July 28, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Explaining the persistence of the gender wage gap in Japan: The ‘glass ceiling’ and the ‘sticky floor’

HARA Hiromi (Associate Professor of Economics, Japan Women’s University)

Articles

July 27, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Globalisation and executive compensation

Wolfgang KELLER (Director of the McGuire Center for International Economics and Professor at the University of Colorado-Boulder) / Will OLNEY (Associate Professor of Economics, Williams College)

Articles

July 25, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Presence of Growth Strategy Becoming Less Visible: Priority should be on Labor Market Mobility

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

July 24, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Which Should be the Leader in Inducing Inflation, the Government or the BOJ?

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

July 21, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Impacts of outward foreign direct investment: New firm-level evidence from Japan

HAYAKAWA Kazunobu (Overseas Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Associate Professor, Keio Economic Observatory, Keio University)

Articles

July 19, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Fixing the Misunderstanding about the Proposed Reform of the Credit Guarantee Program

YAMORI Nobuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

July 18, 2017 [RIETI Report]

Assessing the impact of AI and robotics on job expectations using Japanese survey data

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

July 18, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Assessing the impact of AI and robotics on job expectations using Japanese survey data

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President)

Articles

July 12, 2017 [From IZA]

Gender differences in corporate hierarchies
How and why do the careers of men and women differ? What policies could reduce the differences?

Antti KAUHANEN (The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy)

Articles

July 11, 2017 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Can Childcare Waiting Lists be Eliminated? Raising childcare fees seems to be a realistic option

UNAYAMA Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

July 10, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Occupational licensing in the Japanese labour market

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President)

Articles

July 5, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

Exchange rates and the Swiss economy

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / KATO Atsuyuki (Research Associate, RIETI)

Articles

July 3, 2017 [Column]

Reforming Japan’s Credit Guarantee Program for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises

UESUGI Iichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

June 30, 2017 [VoxEU Column]

The ‘scientification’ of industry: New indicators of science intensity

IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow, RIETI) / MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TAMURA Ryuichi (Affiliated Researcher, Faculty of Economics, Keio University) / TSUKADA Naotoshi (Research Associate, RIETI)

Articles

June 29, 2017 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Great Divergences: The growing dispersion of wages and productivity in OECD countries

Giuseppe BERLINGIERI (Assistant Professor in Economics at ESSEC Business School; Economist in the Department of Science, Technology and Innovation, OECD) / Patrick BLANCHENAY (Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Management, University of Toronto Mississauga) / Chiara CRISCUOLO (Senior Economist in the Structural Policy division of the Science Technology and Industry Directorate at the OECD)

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