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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

Towards an Asia-Pacific Digital Economy Governance Regime (RIETI-ANU Symposium)

April 8, 2021 [YouTube: rietichannel]

State of Southeast Asia 2021 - Survey on the views and perspectives of opinion-makers, policymakers, and thought-leaders in 10 Southeast Asian countries: Presence of Japan and China in ASEAN

March 18, 2021 [YouTube: rietichannel]

Sharon SEAH LI-LIAN (Coordinator, ASEAN Studies Centre and Coordinator, Climate Change in Southeast Asia)/Malcolm COOK (Visiting Senior Fellow, ASEAN Studies Centre (ISEAS))

China's Investment in Intangible Assets by Industry: A Preliminary Estimation in an Extended Sources-of-Growth Framework

April 13, 2021 [Non Technical Summaries]

Janet X. HAO (The Conference Board, New York) / Harry X. WU (National School of Development, Peking University / The Conference Board China Center, Beijing / Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University)

Chi Hung KWAN's Photo

The Outlook for the Chinese Economy in 2021
—Can China Achieve Double-Digit Growth for the First Time in 11 Years?

April 5, 2021 [China in Transition]

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Willem THORBECKE's Photo

The Exposure of French and South Korean Firms to Exchange Rates and the COVID-19 Pandemic: Evidence from the Stock Market

March 17, 2021 [Non Technical Summaries]

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

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Events

April 20, 2021 [Workshops]

Socio-life Science: Public Health and COVID-19 Outbreak

Papers

April 20, 2021 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Declining Capital Formation in Japan and the Role of Intangibles—Empirical Studies using Industry-level Data

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ISHIKAWA Takayuki (Hitotsubashi University)

Events

April 20, 2021 [Symposiums]

COVID-19 and the Japanese Economy: How well we have survived and how the economy will recover

Papers

April 19, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Centrality Bias in Inter-city Trade

MORI Tomoya (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / Jens WRONA (University of Duisburg-Essen)

Papers

April 19, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Curse of Democracy: Evidence from 2020

NARITA Yusuke (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / SUDO Ayumi (Yale University)

Articles

April 19, 2021 [Column]

The Role and Historical Development of Standards

TAMURA Suguru (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 14, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

How Does ESG Performance Affect Firm Values and Overinvestments?

Denny IRAWAN (Australian National University) / OKIMOTO Tatsuyoshi (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 14, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Competition, Productivity and Trade, Reconsidered

ARA Tomohiro (Fukushima University)

Events

April 14, 2021 [Symposiums]

Changing Course: Multilateral Cooperation toward Green Growth and Digital Transformation (Summary)

Papers

April 13, 2021 [Non Technical Summaries]

China's Investment in Intangible Assets by Industry: A Preliminary Estimation in an Extended Sources-of-Growth Framework

Janet X. HAO (The Conference Board, New York) / Harry X. WU (National School of Development, Peking University / The Conference Board China Center, Beijing / Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

April 13, 2021 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Effects of Higher Education on Productivity and Innovation

INUI Tomohiko (Gakushuin University) / IKEDA Yuya (NISTEP) / KAKINO Shingo (Gakushuin University)

Papers

April 9, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Conditional Capital Surplus and Shortfall across Resource Firms

Denny IRAWAN (Australian National University) / OKIMOTO Tatsuyoshi (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 9, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Carbon Tax and Border Tax Adjustments with Technology and Location Choices

Haitao CHENG (Hitotsubashi University) / ISHIKAWA Jota (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 9, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

China's Investment in Intangible Assets by Industry: A Preliminary Estimation in an Extended Sources-of-Growth Framework

Janet X. HAO (The Conference Board, New York) / Harry X. WU (National School of Development, Peking University / The Conference Board China Center, Beijing / Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University)

Events

April 8, 2021 [Symposiums]

A New Concept of the Corporation [Part 2]
Fiduciary Duties under the New Conception of the Corporation

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Papers

April 20, 2021 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Declining Capital Formation in Japan and the Role of Intangibles—Empirical Studies using Industry-level Data

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ISHIKAWA Takayuki (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

April 19, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Centrality Bias in Inter-city Trade

MORI Tomoya (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / Jens WRONA (University of Duisburg-Essen)

Papers

April 19, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Curse of Democracy: Evidence from 2020

NARITA Yusuke (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / SUDO Ayumi (Yale University)

Papers

April 14, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

How Does ESG Performance Affect Firm Values and Overinvestments?

Denny IRAWAN (Australian National University) / OKIMOTO Tatsuyoshi (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 14, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Competition, Productivity and Trade, Reconsidered

ARA Tomohiro (Fukushima University)

Papers

April 13, 2021 [Non Technical Summaries]

China's Investment in Intangible Assets by Industry: A Preliminary Estimation in an Extended Sources-of-Growth Framework

Janet X. HAO (The Conference Board, New York) / Harry X. WU (National School of Development, Peking University / The Conference Board China Center, Beijing / Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

April 13, 2021 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Effects of Higher Education on Productivity and Innovation

INUI Tomohiko (Gakushuin University) / IKEDA Yuya (NISTEP) / KAKINO Shingo (Gakushuin University)

Papers

April 9, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Conditional Capital Surplus and Shortfall across Resource Firms

Denny IRAWAN (Australian National University) / OKIMOTO Tatsuyoshi (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 9, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Carbon Tax and Border Tax Adjustments with Technology and Location Choices

Haitao CHENG (Hitotsubashi University) / ISHIKAWA Jota (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 9, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

China's Investment in Intangible Assets by Industry: A Preliminary Estimation in an Extended Sources-of-Growth Framework

Janet X. HAO (The Conference Board, New York) / Harry X. WU (National School of Development, Peking University / The Conference Board China Center, Beijing / Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

April 1, 2021 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Immigrant Performance under the Strict Selective Immigration Policy in Japan

LIU Yang (Fellow, RIETI) / HAGIWARA Risa (Meikai University)

Papers

March 31, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Leveraging Standard Essential Patents for Capturing Innovation Rents: The Strategic Disclosure of License Rules

Dong HUO (Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen) / Jianwei DANG (Tongji University) / MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 31, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Effect of Public-Sponsored Job Training in Japan

HARA Hiromi (Japan Women's University)

Papers

March 26, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Chasing Two Hares at Once? Effect of Joint Institutional Change for Promoting Commercial Use of University Knowledge and Scientific Research

KWON Seokbeom (University of Tokyo) / MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow (Policy Economist), RIETI)

Papers

March 25, 2021 [Non Technical Summaries]

Reassessing China's GDP Growth Performance: an Exploration of The Underestimated Price Effect

Harry X. WU (National School of Development, Peking University / Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University) / Zhan LI (National School of Development, Peking University)

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Events

April 20, 2021 [Workshops]

Socio-life Science: Public Health and COVID-19 Outbreak

Events

April 20, 2021 [Symposiums]

COVID-19 and the Japanese Economy: How well we have survived and how the economy will recover

Events

April 14, 2021 [Symposiums]

Changing Course: Multilateral Cooperation toward Green Growth and Digital Transformation (Summary)

Events

April 8, 2021 [Symposiums]

A New Concept of the Corporation [Part 2]
Fiduciary Duties under the New Conception of the Corporation

Events

April 7, 2021 [Symposiums]

Revitalising Multilateralism: Pragmatic Ideas for the New WTO Director-General

Events

March 31, 2021 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] The Bureaucrats I Excommunicated

Events

March 30, 2021 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] Recycling-Based Society: Advanced Integration through Open Innovation

Events

March 25, 2021 [Symposiums]

Towards an Asia-Pacific Digital Economy Governance Regime (Handouts and Video)

Events

March 18, 2021 [Symposiums]

A New Concept of the Corporation
[Part 1] The Purpose of the Corporation and Its Implication for Law and Business in Japan (Handouts and Video)

Events

March 15, 2021 [Symposiums]

Changing Course: Multilateral Cooperation toward Green Growth and Digital Transformation (Handouts and Video)

Events

March 11, 2021 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] Mongolia Long-term Vision 2050 and Expectations for Japan, spoken by Former Chairman of National Development Agency of Mongolia

Events

March 5, 2021 [Symposiums]

Towards an Asia-Pacific Digital Economy Governance Regime

Events

March 2, 2021 [Symposiums]

A New Concept of the Corporation
[Part 1] The Purpose of the Corporation and Its Implication for Law and Business in Japan

Events

February 17, 2021 [Symposiums]

Changing Course: Multilateral Cooperation toward Green Growth and Digital Transformation

Events

February 8, 2021 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] Policy Trends Related to the Application of Mobile Payments in China - From restaurant DX to SME credit ratings

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Articles

April 19, 2021 [Column]

The Role and Historical Development of Standards

TAMURA Suguru (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 5, 2021 [China in Transition]

The Outlook for the Chinese Economy in 2021
—Can China Achieve Double-Digit Growth for the First Time in 11 Years?

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 30, 2021 [RIETI Report]

The productivity of working from home: Evidence from Japan

MORIKAWA Masayuki (President, RIETI)

Articles

March 26, 2021 [VoxEU Column]

The productivity of working from home: Evidence from Japan

MORIKAWA Masayuki (President, RIETI)

Articles

March 16, 2021 [VoxEU Column]

Firm exit patterns and the post-Covid cleansing mechanism: Evidence from Japan

Gee Hee HONG (Economist, IMF) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), RIETI)

Articles

March 16, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

Inequality between Long-Term Foreign Residents in Japan and Japanese People: Focusing on the Unemployment Rate

LIU Yang (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 26, 2021 [China in Transition]

Deep-rooted Causes behind the China-U.S. Friction
—Similarities to and Differences from the Japan-U.S. Friction

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 25, 2021 [RIETI Report]

A New Working Style in a Post-COVID-19 Era—Will Working from Home Spread in Japan?

KURODA Sachiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / OWAN Hideo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 22, 2021 [VoxEU Column]

Robots and employment: Evidence from Japan, 1978-2017

ADACHI Daisuke (Visiting Scholar, RIETI) / KAWAGUCHI Daiji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), RIETI)

Articles

February 22, 2021 [Column]

U.S. Dollar Reliance and International Monetary System in East Asia

ITO Hiroyuki (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 19, 2021 [Column]

R&D policy evaluation system at NEDO, a national R&D agency (An example of the introduction of quantitative evaluation indicators for technology standards)

TAMURA Suguru (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 19, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

How Regional Revitalization Should Be Promoted to Overcome the COVID-19 Crisis

KONDO Keisuke (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 18, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

Highly Uncertain Prospects for the Japanese Economy and Policy Challenges

MORIKAWA Masayuki (President, RIETI)

Articles

February 18, 2021 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Appropriate Use of Teleworking is the Key—The COVID-19 Crisis and Productivity

MORIKAWA Masayuki (President, RIETI)

Articles

February 17, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

Resolving "Misunderstandings Concerning the Setting of KPIs" as Key to Promoting EBPM

KOBAYASHI Yohei (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / IKEDA Takaaki (Mitsubishi UFJ Research and Consulting Co., Ltd.)

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