ESRI-PRI-RIETI Joint Open Seminar on the Revitalization of the Japanese Economy

  • Program


  • Time and Date: 13:45-17:00, Thursday, October 17, 2013
  • Venue: The Auditorium, Science Council of Japan (7-22-34 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo)
  • Languages: Japanese
  • Admission: Free
  • Capacity: 200 (Registration closes if it reaches capacity. First-come-first-served basis.)
  • Host: Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI), Cabinet Office
  • Co-hosts: Policy Research Institute (PRI), Ministry of Finance; Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI)
  • Contact: Department of Information and Research Cooperation, ESRI (Fax: 03-3581-1538)


13:45 - 14:00 Opening Remarks

SEIKE Atsushi's photo

SEIKE Atsushi (Honorary President, ESRI)

NAKAHARA Hiroshi's photo

NAKAHARA Hiroshi (President, PRI)

NAKAJIMA Atsushi's photo

NAKAJIMA Atsushi (Chairman, RIETI)

14:00 - 15:00 Session 1: Presentation

"Virtuous Cycles Set In Motion"

SUGIHARA Shigeru's photo

SUGIHARA Shigeru (Deputy Director General, Cabinet Office)

"Acceleration of Open Innovation by Facilitating the Risk Capital Supply"

YASUI Toshiyuki's photo

YASUI Toshiyuki (Vice President, PRI)

"Economic Analysis of Growth Promoting Policies"

MORIKAWA Masayuki's photo

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice Chairman & Vice President, RIETI)

15:00 - 15:20 Break

Session 2: Panel Discussion


MATSUMOTO Takashi's photo

MATSUMOTO Takashi (Vice Minister, Cabinet Office)


SUGITA Nobuki's photo

SUGITA Nobuki (President, ESRI)


"Revitalization of the Japanese Economy by Abenomics—Awaiting the third arrow—"

ITO Takatoshi's photo

ITO Takatoshi (Program Director and Faculty Fellow, RIETI / Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Tokyo / Professor, Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo)

ITOH Motoshige's photo

ITOH Motoshige (Professor, Faculty of Economics, University of Tokyo / Member, Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy)

"Changes and Challenges Raised by Abenomics"

NAKAJIMA Atsushi's photo

NAKAJIMA Atsushi (Chairman, RIETI)