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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

OGURO Kazumasa's Photo

Big Data—Key to the 4th Industrial Revolution

September 21, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Book cover

The Economy of Intangibles: Intangible Investment and Productivity Improvements in Japan

September 20, 2016 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

Edited by MIYAGAWA Tsutomu, ASABA Shigeru, HOSONO Kaoru

OHASHI Hiroshi's Photo

White Paper on International Economy & Trade 2016—Japanese Trade Policy in the Opacity of the Global Economy

September 16, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

OHASHI Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

UEDA Kenichi's Photo

Can the European Union Survive? Economic and financial integration must be accelerated

September 14, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

UEDA Kenichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

MORIKAWA Masayuki

Toward a Service-Oriented Country—From the Perspective of the Globalization of the Economy

September 13, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

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Articles

September 21, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Big Data—Key to the 4th Industrial Revolution

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

September 20, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Do Psychological Interventions for Better Mental Health Lead to Higher Expectations on Future Income and Living Conditions?

SEKIZAWA Yoichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / GOTO Yasuo (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / SO Mirai (Keio University) / NOGUCHI Remi (Chiba University) / SHIMIZU Eiji (Chiba University)

Publications

September 20, 2016 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

The Economy of Intangibles: Intangible Investment and Productivity Improvements in Japan

Edited by MIYAGAWA Tsutomu, ASABA Shigeru, HOSONO Kaoru

Papers

September 16, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

On the Effects of Employers' Work-Life Balance Policy and Restricted Regular Employment Policy on Gender Wage Gap

YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 16, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

White Paper on International Economy & Trade 2016—Japanese Trade Policy in the Opacity of the Global Economy

OHASHI Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 14, 2016 [RIETI Report]

Murky Economic Outlook as Identified in Newspaper Articles

ITO Arata (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

September 14, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Global Sourcing in the Wake of Disaster: Evidence from the Great East Japan Earthquake

ZHU Lianming (Waseda University) / ITO Koji (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 14, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Can the European Union Survive? Economic and financial integration must be accelerated

UEDA Kenichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 13, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Toward a Service-Oriented Country—From the Perspective of the Globalization of the Economy

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

September 13, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

China's Electronics Exports, the Renminbi, and Exchange Rates in Supply Chain Countries

THORBECKE, Willem (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 9, 2016 [Column]

What Should Japan Do with Nuclear Power, Renewables, and Electricity Conservation?

MANAGI Shunsuke (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

September 9, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Multinationals, Intrafirm Trade, and Employment Volatility

HIGUCHI Yoshio (Keio University) / KIYOTA Kozo (Research Associate, RIETI) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Keio University/KU Leuven)

Papers

September 8, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Effects of Diversity in Innovation: The moderating role of universal-diverse leaders

SUZUKI Satoko (Kyoto University) / TAKEMURA Kosuke (Shiga University)

Papers

September 7, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Conflict between State Aid Regulation and Foreign Investment Protection

TAMADA Dai (Kobe University)

Papers

September 6, 2016 [Non Technical Summaries]

Trade and Labor Market Dynamics

Lorenzo CALIENDO (Yale University) / Maximiliano DVORKIN (Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis) / Fernando PARRO (Federal Reserve Board)

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Papers

September 20, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Do Psychological Interventions for Better Mental Health Lead to Higher Expectations on Future Income and Living Conditions?

SEKIZAWA Yoichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / GOTO Yasuo (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / SO Mirai (Keio University) / NOGUCHI Remi (Chiba University) / SHIMIZU Eiji (Chiba University)

Papers

September 16, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

On the Effects of Employers' Work-Life Balance Policy and Restricted Regular Employment Policy on Gender Wage Gap

YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

September 14, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Global Sourcing in the Wake of Disaster: Evidence from the Great East Japan Earthquake

ZHU Lianming (Waseda University) / ITO Koji (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

September 13, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

China's Electronics Exports, the Renminbi, and Exchange Rates in Supply Chain Countries

THORBECKE, Willem (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

September 9, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Multinationals, Intrafirm Trade, and Employment Volatility

HIGUCHI Yoshio (Keio University) / KIYOTA Kozo (Research Associate, RIETI) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Keio University/KU Leuven)

Papers

September 8, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Effects of Diversity in Innovation: The moderating role of universal-diverse leaders

SUZUKI Satoko (Kyoto University) / TAKEMURA Kosuke (Shiga University)

Papers

September 7, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Conflict between State Aid Regulation and Foreign Investment Protection

TAMADA Dai (Kobe University)

Papers

September 6, 2016 [Non Technical Summaries]

Trade and Labor Market Dynamics

Lorenzo CALIENDO (Yale University) / Maximiliano DVORKIN (Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis) / Fernando PARRO (Federal Reserve Board)

Papers

August 24, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Examining the Relationship between Trust and Psychological Variables: Do psychological interventions enhance trust?

SEKIZAWA Yoichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / NOGUCHI Remi (Chiba University) / SO Mirai (Keio University) / YAMAGUCHI Sosei (National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry) / SHIMIZU Eiji (Chiba University)

Papers

August 23, 2016 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Exports and Foreign Sales of Multinational Firms: Analysis of simultaneous equations

ITO Koji (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / ZHU Lianming (Waseda University) / YUKIMOTO Tadashi (Kyoto University)

Papers

August 15, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Agglomeration Economies, Productivity, and Quality Upgrading

SAITO Hisamitsu (Hokkaido University) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Keio University/KU Leuven)

Papers

August 12, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Dynamics of Integration in East Asian Equity Markets

KOMATSUBARA Tadaaki (Ibbotson Associates Japan, Inc.) / OKIMOTO Tatsuyoshi (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / TATSUMI Ken-ichi (Gakushuin University)

Papers

August 3, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Identifying and Decomposing Peer Effects on Participation Decisions Using a Randomized Controlled Trial

SHIMAMOTO Daichi (Waseda University) / TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / Yu Ri KIM (University of Tokyo) / Petr MATOUS (University of Sydney)

Papers

August 3, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Endogenous Fluctuations and Social Welfare under Credit Constraints and Heterogeneous Beliefs

Maurizio MOTOLESE (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore) / NAKATA Hiroyuki (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

August 2, 2016 [Discussion Papers (English)]

What Happened to Wage Inequality in Japan during the Last 25 Years? Evidence from the FFL decomposition method

YOKOYAMA Izumi (Hitotsubashi University) / KODAMA Naomi (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / HIGUCHI Yoshio (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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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

Events

August 18, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

The Changing Landscape of Trade Negotiations

Alan V. DEARDORFF (John W. Sweetland Professor of International Economics & Professor of Economics and Public Policy, University of Michigan)

Events

July 12, 2016 [Workshops]

Key Points of White Paper on International Economy and Trade 2016

Events

July 11, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Perfecting China, Inc.: China's Unambitious 13th Five-Year Plan

Scott KENNEDY (Deputy Director, Freeman Chair in China Studies, and Director, Project on Chinese Business and Political Economy, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS))

Events

July 4, 2016 [Workshops]

E15 Initiative Report Launch

Events

June 29, 2016 [Symposiums]

Symposium on Intellectual Property Strategies in the Era of IoT, BD, and AI-Protecting, sharing, and utilizing data and know-how-

Events

June 28, 2016 [BBL Seminars]

Modularity in New Market Formation

Ronald Allen SANCHEZ (Professor of Management, Department of Innovation and Organizational Economics, Copenhagen Business School)

Events

June 28, 2016 [Symposiums]

Future Global Trade Regime & Investment Seminar

Events

June 27, 2016 [Symposiums]

Corporate Governance Reform and Japanese Business Growth

Events

June 8, 2016 [Workshops]

Energy Prices, Exchange Rates, and the International Economic Order

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Articles

September 21, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Big Data—Key to the 4th Industrial Revolution

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 16, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

White Paper on International Economy & Trade 2016—Japanese Trade Policy in the Opacity of the Global Economy

OHASHI Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 14, 2016 [RIETI Report]

Murky Economic Outlook as Identified in Newspaper Articles

ITO Arata (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 14, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Can the European Union Survive? Economic and financial integration must be accelerated

UEDA Kenichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 13, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Toward a Service-Oriented Country—From the Perspective of the Globalization of the Economy

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

September 9, 2016 [Column]

What Should Japan Do with Nuclear Power, Renewables, and Electricity Conservation?

MANAGI Shunsuke (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 6, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

Structural reforms in difficult times: The priorities

Aida CALDERA (Senior Economist in the Economics Department, OECD) / Alain de SERRES (Head of Structural Policies Surveillance Division, OECD) / YASHIRO Naomitsu (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 2, 2016 [Policy Update]

Japanese companies need to get women on board

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

August 29, 2016 [RIETI Report]

Law and Economics on Market Quality

YANO Makoto (President and Chief Research Officer, RIETI)

Articles

August 24, 2016 [Column]

Social Challenges of Automated Driving: From the development of AI technology to the development of relevant rules

MANAGI Shunsuke (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

August 23, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

After 20 Years of Debate on Fiscal Policy, Japan is Back to Where it Started

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

August 22, 2016 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Secular stagnation in the open economies: How it spreads, how it can be cured

Gauti EGGERTSSON (Professor of Economics, Brown University) / Lawrence SUMMERS (President Emeritus, Harvard University)

Articles

August 15, 2016 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Illusion of General Equilibrium

ARATA Yoshiyuki (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

August 4, 2016 [VoxEU Column]

An econophysics perspective of trade liberalisation

IKEDA Yuichi (Professor of Physics, Graduate School of Advanced Integrated Studies in Human Survivability, Kyoto University) / AOYAMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / IYETOMI Hiroshi (Professor of mathematics, Niigata University) / MIZUNO Takayuki (Associate Professor of Informatics, National Institute of Informatics and SOKENDAI) / OHNISHI Takaaki (Associate Professor, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, University of Tokyo) / SAKAMOTO Yohei (Ph.D. candidate in Theoretical Physics, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University) / WATANABE Tsutomu (Professor of Economics, Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo)

Articles

August 1, 2016 [Column]

An Economic Perspective of Mental Health Problems

YAMAMOTO Isamu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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