What is 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. What is RIETI? RIETI - Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry

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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April 28, 2016 [China in Transition]

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

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, 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)

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)

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)

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)

Papers

April 21, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Factoryless Goods Producers in Japan

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Publications

April 21, 2016 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

Toward a Service-oriented Country: Opening a new frontier of the mature economy

Articles

April 20, 2016 [RIETI Report]

Uncertainty over business conditions and investment: Evidence from Japanese firms

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Events

April 20, 2016 [Symposiums]

Moving the Japanese Economy onto a New Growth Path: Evidence-based grand design

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)

Events

April 18, 2016 [Symposiums]

Diversity Management and Work Life Balance

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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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)

Papers

April 5, 2016 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Does Standardization Affect Science Linkage? A case of artificial intelligence applied technology field

TAMURA Suguru (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / IWAMI Shino (University of Tokyo) / SAKATA Ichiro (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 31, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Employment Reductions of Local Governments and Changes in the Public Service Delivery System

KITAMI Tomitaro (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 31, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Problem Solving and Intermediation by Local Public Technology Centers in Regional Innovation Systems: The first report on a branch-level survey on technical consultation

FUKUGAWA Nobuya (Tohoku University) / GOTO Akira (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 31, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Knowledge Creation and Dissemination by Local Public Technology Centers in Regional and Sectoral Innovation Systems: Insights from patent data

FUKUGAWA Nobuya (Tohoku University)

Papers

March 31, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Working Hours, Promotion, and Gender Gaps in the Workplace

KATO Takao (Colgate University) / OGAWA Hiromasa (GRIPS) / OWAN Hideo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 31, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Biases in Subjective Performance Evaluation

KAWAGUCHI Daiji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / OWAN Hideo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TAKAHASHI Kazuteru (Kyushu Sangyo University)

Papers

March 31, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Loyalty and Consumption: A CES representation

INOSE Junya (University of Tokyo)

Papers

March 31, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Evaluation of the Financial Autonomy of Third-sector Organizations in Japan

KOTAGIRI Yasuhiko (Tokushima University)

Papers

March 31, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Shock Propagations in Granular Networks

FUJII Daisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

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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

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)

Articles

April 8, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Technology at work: How the digital revolution is reshaping the global workforce

Carl Benedikt FREY (Co-Director of the Oxford Martin Programme on Technology and Employment, Oxford Martin School; Economics Associate, Nuffield College) / Ebrahim RAHBARI (Director in the Global Economics Team, Citigroup Research)

Articles

March 28, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Multinationals and female employment: Japanese evidence

ABE Yukiko (Professor of Economics, Hokkaido University) / Beata JAVORCIK (Professor of International Economics, University of Oxford; and Research Affiliate, CEPR) / KODAMA Naomi (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 28, 2016 [RIETI Report]

China Should Implement Capital Controls to Stem Capital Outflows

ITO Hiroyuki (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 25, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

China Should Implement Capital Controls to Stem Capital Outflows

ITO Hiroyuki (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 24, 2016 [Column]

Toward the Realization of Equal Pay for Equal Work

TSURU Kotaro (Program Director and Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 23, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Has the World Entered Secular Stagnation?

Richard N. COOPER (Maurits C. Boas Professor of International Economics, Harvard University)

Articles

March 14, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Expecting the unexpected: Why the oil price keeps surprising us

Christiane BAUMEISTER (Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Notre Dame; Research Affiliate, CEPR) / Lutz KILIAN (Professor of Economics, University of Michigan; and Research Fellow at CEPR)

Articles

March 10, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Short-termism of U.S. Companies is Once Again under the Spotlight

TSURU Kotaro (Program Director and Faculty Fellow)

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