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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

Dani RODRIK's Photo

Many forms of populism

November 18, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Dani RODRIK (Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy, Harvard University, and CEPR Research Fellow)

Oriana BANDIERA's Photo

Alleviating poverty with experimental research: The 2019 Nobel laureates

November 6, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Oriana BANDIERA (Professor of Economics and Director of STICERD, LSE)

Keith MASKUS

Role of IPRs in trade policy and global economy

November 1, 2019 [Policy Update]

Keith MASKUS (University of Colorado)

Toward Restructuring the Employment System: How Can We Change Japan's Work Style?

Toward Restructuring the Employment System: How Can We Change Japan's Work Style?

October 30, 2019 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

Written and edited by TSURU Kotaro

Next Blockchain:Creation of a new ecosystem for future industries

Next Blockchain:
Creation of a new ecosystem for future industries

October 29, 2019 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

Written and edited by YANO Makoto, Chris DAI, MASUDA Kenichi, KISHIMOTO Yoshio

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Papers

November 21, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Effect of Central City Revitalization Policy on Commerce: Evidence from Establishment-level Data Analysis in Kumamoto

HONDA Keiichiro (Prefectural University of Kumamoto) / KAWANISHI Takuya (Prefectural University of Kumamoto)

Articles

November 21, 2019 [Column]

What Sapiens Suggests on Rulemaking and Innovation

IKEDA Yoko (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 19, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

An Interregional Input-Output Model for Estimating the Effects of Regional Revitalization Policy

ISHIKAWA Yoshifumi (Nanzan University)

Papers

November 19, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Market Quality Theory and the Coase Theorem in the Presence of Transaction Costs

YANO Makoto (President, RIETI)

Papers

November 19, 2019 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Structural Change in Firm Dynamics: From Inter-Firm Network and Geospatial Perspectives

Gee Hee HONG (International Monetary Fund) / OGURA Yoshiaki (Waseda University) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 18, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Many forms of populism

Dani RODRIK (Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy, Harvard University, and CEPR Research Fellow)

Articles

November 18, 2019 [East Asian Economic Strategies]

Keeping India in East Asia’s economic pact

Shiro ARMSTRONG (Visiting Scholar)

Articles

November 18, 2019 [VoxEU Column]

East Asian value chains, exchange rates, and regional exchange rate arrangements

Willem THORBECKE (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 14, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Segregation and Public Spending under Social Identification

NAKAGAWA Mariko (University of Tokyo) / SATO Yasuhiro (University of Tokyo) / YAMAMOTO Kazuhiro (Osaka University)

Papers

November 14, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Determinants and Impacts of Incorporation of Local Public Technology Transfer Organizations: Evidence from Japan's Kohsetsushi

FUKUGAWA Nobuya (Tohoku University)

Articles

November 14, 2019 [Column]

Do GDP Statistics Have a Future?

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 13, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Determinants of Staged Project Management and Success in Innovation: Empirical Analysis based on the Japanese National Innovation Survey

HANEDA Shoko (Chuo University) / IKEDA Yuya (National Institute of Science and Technology Policy)

Events

November 13, 2019 [Workshops]

Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Finance: New growth avenues in developed economies
(Day 2) Professional Development Workshop

Articles

November 11, 2019 [VoxEU Column]

The costs of using a regional trade agreement

HAYAKAWA Kazunobu (Overseas Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies) / JINJI Naoto (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Associate Professor, Keio Economic Observatory, Keio University) / YOSHIMI Taiyo (Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Chuo University)

Events

November 11, 2019 [Workshops]

Dynamics in Finance and Economy on economic networks (Summary)

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Papers

November 21, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Effect of Central City Revitalization Policy on Commerce: Evidence from Establishment-level Data Analysis in Kumamoto

HONDA Keiichiro (Prefectural University of Kumamoto) / KAWANISHI Takuya (Prefectural University of Kumamoto)

Papers

November 19, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

An Interregional Input-Output Model for Estimating the Effects of Regional Revitalization Policy

ISHIKAWA Yoshifumi (Nanzan University)

Papers

November 19, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Market Quality Theory and the Coase Theorem in the Presence of Transaction Costs

YANO Makoto (President, RIETI)

Papers

November 19, 2019 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Structural Change in Firm Dynamics: From Inter-Firm Network and Geospatial Perspectives

Gee Hee HONG (International Monetary Fund) / OGURA Yoshiaki (Waseda University) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 14, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Segregation and Public Spending under Social Identification

NAKAGAWA Mariko (University of Tokyo) / SATO Yasuhiro (University of Tokyo) / YAMAMOTO Kazuhiro (Osaka University)

Papers

November 14, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Determinants and Impacts of Incorporation of Local Public Technology Transfer Organizations: Evidence from Japan's Kohsetsushi

FUKUGAWA Nobuya (Tohoku University)

Papers

November 13, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Determinants of Staged Project Management and Success in Innovation: Empirical Analysis based on the Japanese National Innovation Survey

HANEDA Shoko (Chuo University) / IKEDA Yuya (National Institute of Science and Technology Policy)

Papers

November 11, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Corporate Headquarters as a Resource for Diversification

KAWAKAMI Atsushi (Toyo University)

Papers

November 8, 2019 [Non Technical Summaries]

A Comparative Study of Gender Inequality: Occupational segregation in Japan and Korea

YOUM Yoosik (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 8, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

A Comparative Study of Gender Inequality: Occupational segregation in Japan and Korea

YOUM Yoosik (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 7, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Estimating Family Preference for Home Elderly-care Services: Large-scale Conjoint Survey Experiment in Japan

KANEKO Shinji (Hiroshima University) / KAWATA Keisuke (University of Tokyo) / YIN Ting (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 7, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Preference for Elder Policy: Evidence from a Large-scale Conjoint Survey Experiment

KAWATA Keisuke (University of Tokyo) / YIN Ting (Fellow, RIETI) / YOSHIDA Yuichiro (Hiroshima University)

Papers

November 6, 2019 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Blockchain Business and its Regulation

YANO Makoto (President, RIETI) / Chris DAI (Leland Capital / Longhash Japan) / MASUDA Kenichi (Anderson Mori & Tomotsune) / KISHIMOTO Yoshio (Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation, JAPAN)

Papers

November 6, 2019 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Creation of a Blockchain and a New Ecosystem

YANO Makoto (President, RIETI) / Chris DAI (Leland Capital / Longhash Japan) / MASUDA Kenichi (Anderson Mori & Tomotsune) / KISHIMOTO Yoshio (Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation, JAPAN)

Papers

November 1, 2019 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Corporate Governance Reform under Abenomics

MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SAITO Takuji (Keio University)

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Events

November 13, 2019 [Workshops]

Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Finance: New growth avenues in developed economies
(Day 2) Professional Development Workshop

Events

November 11, 2019 [Workshops]

Dynamics in Finance and Economy on economic networks (Summary)

Events

November 11, 2019 [Workshops]

Dynamics in Finance and Economy on economic networks

Events

November 5, 2019 [Symposiums]

Corporate Governance for Global Companies: Toward an increase in corporate value

Events

October 30, 2019 [Workshops]

ADB Asian Economic Integration Report 2019 / 2020 – Demographic Change, Productivity, and the Role of Technology

Events

October 24, 2019 [Symposiums]

Asian Integration and the Global Economy: Economics of geopolitics

Events

October 23, 2019 [Workshops]

International Seminar on "Governance Reforms from Comparative Perspectives"

Events

October 18, 2019 [Symposiums]

Next Blockchain: Creation of a new ecosystem for future industries (Handouts)

Events

October 10, 2019 [Workshops]

Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Finance: New growth avenues in developed economies (Handouts)

Events

October 8, 2019 [Workshops]

Trade Tensions: Rising Protectionism and Supply Chain

Events

October 2, 2019 [Workshops]

American Views on Trade, the Economy and the Upcoming US Election in Year Three of the Trump Administration (Summary)

Events

September 18, 2019 [Workshops]

Thinking About Widening Gaps in the Reiwa Era -What will happen to corporate governance and wage gaps?

Events

September 17, 2019 [Workshops]

American Views on Trade, the Economy and the Upcoming US Election in Year Three of the Trump Administration (Handout)

Events

September 17, 2019 [BBL Seminars]

Trump's Trade Wars: Where do we stand?

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

Events

September 9, 2019 [Symposiums]

Next Blockchain: Creation of a new ecosystem for future industries

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Articles

November 21, 2019 [Column]

What Sapiens Suggests on Rulemaking and Innovation

IKEDA Yoko (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 18, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Many forms of populism

Dani RODRIK (Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy, Harvard University, and CEPR Research Fellow)

Articles

November 18, 2019 [East Asian Economic Strategies]

Keeping India in East Asia’s economic pact

Shiro ARMSTRONG (Visiting Scholar)

Articles

November 18, 2019 [VoxEU Column]

East Asian value chains, exchange rates, and regional exchange rate arrangements

Willem THORBECKE (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 14, 2019 [Column]

Do GDP Statistics Have a Future?

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 11, 2019 [VoxEU Column]

The costs of using a regional trade agreement

HAYAKAWA Kazunobu (Overseas Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies) / JINJI Naoto (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Associate Professor, Keio Economic Observatory, Keio University) / YOSHIMI Taiyo (Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Chuo University)

Articles

November 6, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Alleviating poverty with experimental research: The 2019 Nobel laureates

Oriana BANDIERA (Professor of Economics and Director of STICERD, LSE)

Articles

November 1, 2019 [Policy Update]

Role of IPRs in trade policy and global economy

Keith MASKUS (University of Colorado)

Articles

October 30, 2019 [RIETI Report]

Why Japan lost its comparative advantage in producing electronic parts and components

Willem THORBECKE (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 25, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

When dad can stay home: Fathers’ workplace flexibility and maternal health

Petra PERSSON (Assistant Professor of Economics, Stanford University; CEPR Research Affiliate) / Maya ROSSIN-SLATER (Assistant Professor of Health Research & Policy, Stanford University)

Articles

October 25, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Approaches to Arguments for Raising the Minimum Wage with Caution

TSURU Kotaro (Program Director and Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 21, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Assessment of the Impact of Tightening of Export Control against South Korea—Propagation of Negative Effects through Supply Chains Must Be Prevented

TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 18, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Why are economists letting down the world on climate change?

Andrew OSWALD (Professor of Economics and Behavioural Science, Warwick University) / Nicholas STERN (IG Patel Professor of Economics and Government, LSE)

Articles

October 17, 2019 [Column]

Startup Ecosystems and Cities

ISHII Yoshiaki (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 10, 2019 [China in Transition]

China Labeled as a Currency Manipulator
— Is the Chinese Yuan Withering?

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

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