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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

Productivity: Misconception and realities

Productivity: Misconceptions and realities

November 20, 2018 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

Written by MORIKAWA Masayuki

The Economics of Artificial Intelligence: How Our Lives, Our Work and Our Society Will Change

The Economics of Artificial Intelligence: How Our Lives, Our Work and Our Society Will Change

November 20, 2018 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

Written and Edited by MANAGI Shunsuke

Claudia BIANCOTTI's Photo

Data superpowers in the age of AI: A research agenda

November 19, 2018 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Claudia BIANCOTTI (Senior Economist, Banca d'Italia and Visting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics) / Paolo CIOCCA (Commissioner, Consob)

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)

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Articles

November 20, 2018 [VoxEU Column]

International production networks and disaster resilience

TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KASHIWAGI Yuzuka (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Research Fellow and PhD student, Waseda University) / Petr MATOUS (Associate Dean, Faculty of Engineering and IT, University of Sydney)

Papers

November 20, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Voluntary Provision of Public Goods and Cryptocurrency

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / ISHIDA Ryo (Policy Research Institute Ministry of Finance) / YASUOKA Masaya (Kwansei Gakuin University)

Publications

November 20, 2018 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

Productivity: Misconceptions and realities

Written by MORIKAWA Masayuki

Publications

November 20, 2018 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

The Economics of Artificial Intelligence: How Our Lives, Our Work and Our Society Will Change

Written and Edited by MANAGI Shunsuke

Publications

November 20, 2018 [Other Publications (English)]

Cross-Border Outsourcing and Boundaries of Japanese Firms: A Microdata Economic Analysis

Written by TOMIURA Eiichi

Articles

November 19, 2018 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Data superpowers in the age of AI: A research agenda

Claudia BIANCOTTI (Senior Economist, Banca d'Italia and Visting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics) / Paolo CIOCCA (Commissioner, Consob)

Papers

November 19, 2018 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Evidence-based Policymaking in the United States

TSUDA Hirokazu (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / OZAKI Kohei (Cabinet Office, and Nomura Securities Co.,Ltd)

Articles

November 19, 2018 [Column]

Artificial Intelligence will Transform the Economy

MANAGI Shunsuke (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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)

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Papers

November 20, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Voluntary Provision of Public Goods and Cryptocurrency

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / ISHIDA Ryo (Policy Research Institute Ministry of Finance) / YASUOKA Masaya (Kwansei Gakuin University)

Papers

November 19, 2018 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Evidence-based Policymaking in the United States

TSUDA Hirokazu (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / OZAKI Kohei (Cabinet Office, and Nomura Securities Co.,Ltd)

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)

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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 20, 2018 [VoxEU Column]

International production networks and disaster resilience

TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KASHIWAGI Yuzuka (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Research Fellow and PhD student, Waseda University) / Petr MATOUS (Associate Dean, Faculty of Engineering and IT, University of Sydney)

Articles

November 19, 2018 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Data superpowers in the age of AI: A research agenda

Claudia BIANCOTTI (Senior Economist, Banca d'Italia and Visting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics) / Paolo CIOCCA (Commissioner, Consob)

Articles

November 19, 2018 [Column]

Artificial Intelligence will Transform the Economy

MANAGI Shunsuke (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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)

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