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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

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KOBAYASHI Keiichiro's Photo

The Challenges Ahead for “Future Design” Studies

July 19, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Randall S. JONES's Photo

Japan: Promoting Inclusive Growth for an Ageing Society

July 17, 2018 [BBL Seminars]

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

YAMAGUCHI Kazuo's Photo

RIETI Visiting Fellow YAMAGUCHI Kazuo's Book Awarded the 10th Showa Women's University Prize for Women's Cultural Research

July 3, 2018 [Recent Activities]

Dan ANDREWS's Photo

A genie in a bottle: Inflation, globalisation, and competition

June 29, 2018 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Dan ANDREWS (Deputy Head, Structural Policy Analysis Division, OECD Economics Department) / Peter GAL (Economist, OECD) / William WITHERIDGE (Junior Economist, OECD Economics Department)

Chi Hung KWAN's Photo

A New Stage in the U.S.-China Economic Dispute: Focus shifting from trade imbalance to technology transfer

June 25, 2018 [China in Transition]

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

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Papers

July 20, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Reallocation of Tangible Assets and Productivity

UESUGI Iichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / HOSONO Kaoru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / MIYAKAWA Daisuke (Hitotsubashi University) / ONO Arito (Chuo University) / UCHIDA Hirofumi (Kobe University)

Articles

July 19, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

The Challenges Ahead for “Future Design” Studies

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

July 19, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Roles of In-house Production in Firms' Supplier Management

ONO Yukako (Keio University)

Papers

July 18, 2018 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Digitization, Computerization, Networking, Automation, and the Future of Jobs in Japan

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / TANOUE Yuta (The Institute of Statistical Mathematics)

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)

Papers

July 17, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Choice of Examiner Patent Citations for Refusals: Evidence from the trilateral offices

WADA Tetsuo (Gakushuin University)

Papers

July 12, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Macroprudential Modeling Based on Spin Dynamics in a Supply Chain Network

IKEDA Yuichi (Graduate School of Advanced Integrated Studies in Human Survivability, Kyoto University) / YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

July 12, 2018 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

The Regional Innovation System in China: Regional comparison of technology, venture financing, and human capital focusing on Shenzhen

MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Events

July 10, 2018 [Workshops]

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

Papers

July 9, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Identifying Neighborhood Effects among Firms: Evidence from location lotteries of the Tokyo Tsukiji fish market

NAKAJIMA Kentaro (Hitotsubashi University) / TESHIMA Kensuke (Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México)

Papers

July 9, 2018 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Empirical Research on Technology Appropriability and Agglomeration Externalities

MATSUMOTO Kuniko (NISTEP) / MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Events

July 6, 2018 [Workshops]

The Collapse of the US-China Grand Bargain

Papers

July 6, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Impact of Oil Prices on East and Southeast Asian Economies: Evidence from financial markets

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

About RIETI

July 3, 2018 [Recent Activities]

RIETI Visiting Fellow YAMAGUCHI Kazuo's Book Awarded the 10th Showa Women's University Prize for Women's Cultural Research

Articles

June 29, 2018 [Perspectives from Around the World]

A genie in a bottle: Inflation, globalisation, and competition

Dan ANDREWS (Deputy Head, Structural Policy Analysis Division, OECD Economics Department) / Peter GAL (Economist, OECD) / William WITHERIDGE (Junior Economist, OECD Economics Department)

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Papers

July 20, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Reallocation of Tangible Assets and Productivity

UESUGI Iichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / HOSONO Kaoru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / MIYAKAWA Daisuke (Hitotsubashi University) / ONO Arito (Chuo University) / UCHIDA Hirofumi (Kobe University)

Papers

July 19, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Roles of In-house Production in Firms' Supplier Management

ONO Yukako (Keio University)

Papers

July 18, 2018 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Digitization, Computerization, Networking, Automation, and the Future of Jobs in Japan

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / TANOUE Yuta (The Institute of Statistical Mathematics)

Papers

July 17, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Choice of Examiner Patent Citations for Refusals: Evidence from the trilateral offices

WADA Tetsuo (Gakushuin University)

Papers

July 12, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Macroprudential Modeling Based on Spin Dynamics in a Supply Chain Network

IKEDA Yuichi (Graduate School of Advanced Integrated Studies in Human Survivability, Kyoto University) / YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

July 12, 2018 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

The Regional Innovation System in China: Regional comparison of technology, venture financing, and human capital focusing on Shenzhen

MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

July 9, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Identifying Neighborhood Effects among Firms: Evidence from location lotteries of the Tokyo Tsukiji fish market

NAKAJIMA Kentaro (Hitotsubashi University) / TESHIMA Kensuke (Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México)

Papers

July 9, 2018 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Empirical Research on Technology Appropriability and Agglomeration Externalities

MATSUMOTO Kuniko (NISTEP) / MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

July 6, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Impact of Oil Prices on East and Southeast Asian Economies: Evidence from financial markets

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

June 29, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Technology Sourcing in New Product Development Projects: When and how to use external resources?

KANI Masayo (Tezukayama University) / MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

June 22, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Propagation of Shocks by Natural Disasters through Global Supply Chains

KASHIWAGI Yuzuka (Waseda University) / TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / Petr MATOUS (The University of Sydney)

Papers

June 20, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

An Empirical Analysis of the Propagation of Corporate Bankruptcy

ARATA Yoshiyuki (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

June 19, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Do Voters Prefer Gender Stereotypic Candidates? Evidence from a conjoint survey experiment in Japan

ONO Yoshikuni (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / YAMADA Masahiro (Kwansei Gakuin University)

Papers

June 15, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Heterogeneous Labor and Agglomeration over Generations

IHARA Ryusuke (Asia University)

Papers

June 15, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Effect of Transportation Benefits on Health and Consumption among the Elderly: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Urban China

YIN Ting (Fellow, RIETI) / YIN Zhigang (Shanghai Research Center on Aging) / ZHANG Junchao (Institute of Statistical Mathematics)

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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)

Events

June 5, 2018 [Workshops]

Challenges Facing Japanese Companies in Overseas M&A and Key Points for Overcoming Them: Based on the discussion at METI's Japanese Companies' M&A Overseas Study Group

Events

June 4, 2018 [Workshops]

Outline of the 2018 White Paper on Manufacturing Industries (Monodzukuri): Directions that manufacturing should aim for amid digitization and labor shortage

Events

May 28, 2018 [Workshops]

2018 White Paper on Small, Medium, and Micro-sized Enterprises in Japan: The key factors to overcoming a tight labor shortage

Events

May 15, 2018 [Workshops]

How Corporate Legal Affairs Should Be to Improve International Competitiveness

Events

May 15, 2018 [Symposiums]

Japan and Australia: Leading Asia Pacific regionalism in uncertain times (Summary)

Events

May 10, 2018 [Workshops]

The World Economy Against the Backdrop of Increased Trade Tensions

Events

May 10, 2018 [Workshops]

Uncertainty, Trade and Firms

Events

April 19, 2018 [Symposiums]

Japan and Australia: Leading Asia Pacific regionalism in uncertain times (Handouts)

Events

April 16, 2018 [Symposiums]

Restructuring Japan's Employment System

Events

April 4, 2018 [Workshops]

Long-term Growth and Secular Stagnation

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Articles

July 19, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

The Challenges Ahead for “Future Design” Studies

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

June 29, 2018 [Perspectives from Around the World]

A genie in a bottle: Inflation, globalisation, and competition

Dan ANDREWS (Deputy Head, Structural Policy Analysis Division, OECD Economics Department) / Peter GAL (Economist, OECD) / William WITHERIDGE (Junior Economist, OECD Economics Department)

Articles

June 25, 2018 [China in Transition]

A New Stage in the U.S.-China Economic Dispute: Focus shifting from trade imbalance to technology transfer

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

June 13, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Points of Discussion Concerning the Strategic Energy Plan: Toward policy measures to take advantage of the market mechanism

ITO Koichiro (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

June 12, 2018 [RIETI Report]

The World Economy Against the Backdrop of Increased Trade Tensions

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

Articles

June 11, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Preconditions for Innovation: Use of highly-skilled workers is the key

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

June 7, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Keen Eyes for Economic Trends: What happens when the public loses trust in the Ministry of Finance?

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

June 6, 2018 [Policy Update]

Signs that Japan’s Deflationary Mindset May Finally be Lifting?

NAKAJIMA Atsushi (Chairman, RIETI)

Articles

June 4, 2018 [VoxEU Column]

The wage premium of exporting plants in Japan: The impact of plant and firm size

ITO Koji (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 29, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

The Power of AI from an Economics Perspective

TSURU Kotaro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 25, 2018 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Residential sorting by education level enhances the return on investments in transport infrastructure

Coen TEULINGS (Distinguished Professor of Economics, Utrecht University; CEPR Research Fellow) / Ioulia OSSOKINA (Assistant Professor, Department of the Built Environment, Eindhoven University of Technology)

Articles

May 23, 2018 [Policy Update]

The Exposure of U.S. Manufacturing Industries to Exchange Rates

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 22, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

The Harmful Effects of U.S. Trade Restrictions: A chain of retaliation and global chaos

ISHIKAWA Jota (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 21, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Keen Eyes for Economic Trends: The falsification uproar and evidence-based policymaking

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 18, 2018 [Policy Update]

Harmful Effects of Import Restrictions and Non-Market Measures

WAKASUGI Ryuhei (Senior Advisor, RIETI)

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