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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

UNAYAMA Takashi's Photo

One Year until the Consumption Tax Rate Hike: No need to take countermeasures against a rebound decline in consumption

November 5, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

UNAYAMA Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Willem THORBECKE's Photo

Trump’s Abuse of Trudeau Shocked Many Americans

November 2, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Lubos PASTOR's Photo

A rational backlash against globalisation

November 1, 2018 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Lubos PASTOR (Charles P. McQuaid Professor of Finance, University of Chicago Booth School of Business ) / Pietro VERONESI (Roman Family Professor of Finance, University of Chicago Booth School of Business)

SATO Motohiro's Photo

One Year until the Consumption Tax Hike - Aiming for a tax system centered on consumption tax

October 31, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Willem THORBECKE's Photo

Three Countries Can Appreciate Together

October 26, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

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Papers

November 15, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Days of Schooling and Educational Inequality: Evidence from schools with saturday class in Japan

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KODAMA Naomi (Research Associate, RIETI) / NAGASHIMA Masaru (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies)

Papers

November 15, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Health Capacity to Work and Its Long-term Trend among the Japanese Elderly

OSHIO Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Events

November 14, 2018 [Workshops]

How to Surf the Waves of Financial Globalization

Articles

November 12, 2018 [Column]

Licensing of Standard Essential Patents (SEPs): Hold-up, reverse hold-up and ex-ante negotiation

NAGAOKA Sadao (Program Director / Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Events

November 9, 2018 [Symposiums]

Asia's Response to the Trade War

Articles

November 9, 2018 [Column]

Human Resource Problems Facing Regional Companies, and How to Overcome Them

TOKUI Joji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 7, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Determinants of FTA Utilization for Japan's Imports: Preferential margins and restrictiveness of rules of origin

ANDO Mitsuyo (Keio University) / URATA Shujiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 6, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

What Determines Utility of International Currencies?

OGAWA Eiji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / MUTO Makoto (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

November 6, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Nonfarm Employment, Inflationary Expectations, and Monetary Policy after the Global Financial Crisis

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 5, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

One Year until the Consumption Tax Rate Hike: No need to take countermeasures against a rebound decline in consumption

UNAYAMA Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 2, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Trump’s Abuse of Trudeau Shocked Many Americans

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 1, 2018 [Perspectives from Around the World]

A rational backlash against globalisation

Lubos PASTOR (Charles P. McQuaid Professor of Finance, University of Chicago Booth School of Business ) / Pietro VERONESI (Roman Family Professor of Finance, University of Chicago Booth School of Business)

Articles

October 31, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

One Year until the Consumption Tax Hike - Aiming for a tax system centered on consumption tax

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 31, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Trade, Location and Multiproduct Firms

Rikard FORSLID (Stockholm University) / OKUBO Toshihiro (Keio University)

Events

October 30, 2018 [Workshops]

Global Financial Stability Report October 2018

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Papers

November 15, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Days of Schooling and Educational Inequality: Evidence from schools with saturday class in Japan

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KODAMA Naomi (Research Associate, RIETI) / NAGASHIMA Masaru (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies)

Papers

November 15, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Health Capacity to Work and Its Long-term Trend among the Japanese Elderly

OSHIO Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 7, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Determinants of FTA Utilization for Japan's Imports: Preferential margins and restrictiveness of rules of origin

ANDO Mitsuyo (Keio University) / URATA Shujiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 6, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

What Determines Utility of International Currencies?

OGAWA Eiji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / MUTO Makoto (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

November 6, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Nonfarm Employment, Inflationary Expectations, and Monetary Policy after the Global Financial Crisis

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 31, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Trade, Location and Multiproduct Firms

Rikard FORSLID (Stockholm University) / OKUBO Toshihiro (Keio University)

Papers

October 30, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Stock Repurchases and Corporate Control: Evidence from Japan

Julian FRANKS (London Business School) / Colin MAYER (Saïd Business School, University of Oxford) / MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / OGAWA Ryo (Waseda University)

Papers

October 23, 2018 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Review of Necessary Assumptions and Validity Conditions for "Natural Experiment"

KAINOU Kazunari (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 22, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Novelty-Seeking Traits and Innovation

FURUKAWA Yuichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / Tat-kei LAI (IÉSEG School of Management) / SATO Kenji (Osaka Prefecture University)

Papers

October 17, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Property Tax and Land Use: Evidence from the 1990s reforms in Japan

MIYAZAKI Tomomi (Kobe University) / SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 16, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Firm Predicted Exchange Rates and Nonlinearities in Pricing-to-Market

Thi-Ngoc Anh NGUYEN (Yokohama National University) / SATO Kiyotaka (Yokohama National University)

Papers

October 11, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

How Does the Global Network of Research Collaboration Affect the Quality of Innovation?

IINO Takashi (Niigata University) / INOUE Hiroyasu (University of Hyogo) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 11, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Outward Foreign direct investment and Firm-level Employment Dynamics in Japanese Manufacturing Firms

LIU Yang (Fellow, RIETI) / NI Bin (Hosei University)

Papers

October 10, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Collaborative Knowledge Creation: Evidence from Japanese patent data

MORI Tomoya (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SAKAGUCHI Shosei (University of Tokyo / JSPS)

Papers

October 10, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Inter-city Trade

MORI Tomoya (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / Jens WRONA (HHU Düsseldorf, DICE, and CESifo)

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Events

November 14, 2018 [Workshops]

How to Surf the Waves of Financial Globalization

Events

November 9, 2018 [Symposiums]

Asia's Response to the Trade War

Events

October 30, 2018 [Workshops]

Global Financial Stability Report October 2018

Events

October 25, 2018 [Workshops]

Blockchain and Society 5.0-The Creation of a New Marketplace based on Distributed Consensus

Events

October 19, 2018 [Symposiums]

Toward Solving Disputes over Standard Essential Patents (SEPs): Licensing 5G SEPs (Summary)

Events

October 18, 2018 [Workshops]

AI: Asia – The next frontier in AI development

Events

September 26, 2018 [BBL Seminars]

The Rise and (Potential) Fall of U.S. Cartel Enforcement

Vivek GHOSAL (Department Head of Economics, Virginia and Lloyd W. Rittenhouse Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)

Events

September 6, 2018 [Workshops]

Frontiers in Research on Offshoring

Events

September 6, 2018 [Workshops]

Frontiers in Research on Offshoring (Summary)

Events

August 16, 2018 [Workshops]

Dynamics of Inter-firm Network and Macro Fluctuation

Events

July 17, 2018 [BBL Seminars]

Japan: Promoting Inclusive Growth for an Ageing Society

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

Events

July 10, 2018 [Workshops]

Vision for the New Society and IP--To realize 'value designing society'--

Events

July 6, 2018 [Workshops]

The Collapse of the US-China Grand Bargain

Events

June 29, 2018 [Workshops]

White Paper on International Economy and Trade 2018 ― Significant shift in the global economy

Events

June 11, 2018 [BBL Seminars]

The World Economy Against the Backdrop of Increased Trade Tensions

Richard BALDWIN (Professor, Graduate Institute, Geneva / President, CEPR)

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Articles

November 12, 2018 [Column]

Licensing of Standard Essential Patents (SEPs): Hold-up, reverse hold-up and ex-ante negotiation

NAGAOKA Sadao (Program Director / Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 9, 2018 [Column]

Human Resource Problems Facing Regional Companies, and How to Overcome Them

TOKUI Joji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 5, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

One Year until the Consumption Tax Rate Hike: No need to take countermeasures against a rebound decline in consumption

UNAYAMA Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 2, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Trump’s Abuse of Trudeau Shocked Many Americans

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 1, 2018 [Perspectives from Around the World]

A rational backlash against globalisation

Lubos PASTOR (Charles P. McQuaid Professor of Finance, University of Chicago Booth School of Business ) / Pietro VERONESI (Roman Family Professor of Finance, University of Chicago Booth School of Business)

Articles

October 31, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

One Year until the Consumption Tax Hike - Aiming for a tax system centered on consumption tax

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 26, 2018 [RIETI Report]

The Impact of Information Technologies Such as Artificial Intelligence on Worker Stress

YAMAMOTO Isamu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 26, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Three Countries Can Appreciate Together

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 24, 2018 [Column]

The Impact of Information Technologies Such as Artificial Intelligence on Worker Stress

YAMAMOTO Isamu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 23, 2018 [Column]

Japan Faces Low Birthrate and Aging of Companies as well as Population—Break with the uniform policy for SMEs

KODAMA Naomi (Research Associate, RIETI)

Articles

October 19, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Trade Relations Between the US and China Are Politically Unsustainable

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 19, 2018 [Perspectives from Around the World]

The effect of house prices on household borrowing: A new approach

James CLOYNE (Associate Professor of Economics at the University of California, Davis and CEPR Research Affiliate) / Kilian HUBER (Saieh Family Fellow in Macroeconomics, Becker Friedman Institute, University of Chicago) / Ethan ILZETZKI (Assistant Professor, London School of Economics) / Henrik KLEVEN (Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University)

Articles

October 19, 2018 [China in Transition]

Chinese Economy Slowing Down amid Intensifying U.S.-China Trade Dispute: Reform and opening-up should come before economic stimulus

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 12, 2018 [From IZA]

Maternity leave versus early childcare—What are the long-term consequences for children?
Despite increasingly generous parental leave schemes their advantages over subsidized childcare remain unclear

Nabanita Datta GUPTA (Aarhus University and IZA)

Articles

October 12, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Fiscal Discipline Is Now Required from the US

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

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