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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

ISHIKAWA Jota's Photo

Progress of Digital Trade & the Current Status of Rule-Making

May 26, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

ISHIKAWA Jota (Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University)

Ji-Sang CHANG's Photo

What changes will COVID-19 bring to the Korean economy?

May 25, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Ji-Sang CHANG (President, Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade)

OGURO Kazumasa's Photo

New Public Services Created by Diversity & Connections: Possibilities for Applications of New Technologies

May 25, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

ITO Koichiro's Photo

Migration of System Operation to a Public Organization: Issues in the separation of electric power generation and supply

May 22, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

ITO Koichiro (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Chien-Yi CHANG's Photo

Impact of Covid-19 on Taiwan’s Economy and Industry

May 22, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Chien-Yi CHANG (President, Taiwan Institute of Economic Research)

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Papers

May 28, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Why Do Japanese MNEs Enter and Exit Foreign Markets?

Ivan DESEATNICOV (NRU Higher School of Economics) / FUJII Daisuke (Research Associate, RIETI) / Konstantin KUCHERYAVYY (University of Tokyo) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), RIETI)

Articles

May 26, 2020 [VoxEU Column]

Central hubs in global value chains and knowledge creation

ITO Keiko (Professor in the Faculty of Commerce, Chuo University; Project Member, RIETI) / IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow, RIETI) / Chiara CRISCUOLO (Head of the Productivity and Business Dynamics Division in the Science Technology and Innovation Directorate at the OECD) / Jonathan TIMMIS (Research economist, IFC, World Bank Group and External Affiliate of University of Nottingham's research centre on Globalisation and Economic Policy) / Antonin BERGEAUD (Banque de France)

Articles

May 26, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Progress of Digital Trade & the Current Status of Rule-Making

ISHIKAWA Jota (Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University)

Articles

May 25, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

What changes will COVID-19 bring to the Korean economy?

Ji-Sang CHANG (President, Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade)

Articles

May 25, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

New Public Services Created by Diversity & Connections: Possibilities for Applications of New Technologies

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 22, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Migration of System Operation to a Public Organization: Issues in the separation of electric power generation and supply

ITO Koichiro (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 22, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Impact of Covid-19 on Taiwan’s Economy and Industry

Chien-Yi CHANG (President, Taiwan Institute of Economic Research)

Papers

May 22, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Estimating the Influence of Land Use Changes and Accessibility to Central Business Areas on property price in the Tokyo Metropolitan Area

KUTSUZAWA Ryuji (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

May 22, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

China's Impact on Regional Employment: Propagation through Supply Chains and Co-agglomeration Pattern

SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), RIETI) / KAINUMA Shuhei (University of Tokyo) / Michal FABINGER (University of Tokyo)

Papers

May 22, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Impact of Market Size on Firm Selection

KONDO Keisuke (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / OKUBO Toshihiro (Keio University)

Papers

May 21, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

COVID-19 Pandemic and Economic Policy

MORIKAWA Masayuki (President, RIETI)

Articles

May 20, 2020 [Column]

Even once the pandemic is resolved, it will not be the "end": How do we prepare for the long-term impacts?

NAKATA Daigo (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 20, 2020 [Column]

Global politics from the view of the political-economy trilemma

ITO Hiroyuki (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

May 19, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Heterogenous Impacts of National Research Grants on Academic Productivity

ONISHI Koichiro (Waseda University) / OWAN Hideo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

May 19, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Robots and Employment: Evidence from Japan, 1978-2017

ADACHI Daisuke (Yale University) / KAWAGUCHI Daiji (Program Director, RIETI) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), RIETI)

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Papers

May 28, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Why Do Japanese MNEs Enter and Exit Foreign Markets?

Ivan DESEATNICOV (NRU Higher School of Economics) / FUJII Daisuke (Research Associate, RIETI) / Konstantin KUCHERYAVYY (University of Tokyo) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), RIETI)

Papers

May 22, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Estimating the Influence of Land Use Changes and Accessibility to Central Business Areas on property price in the Tokyo Metropolitan Area

KUTSUZAWA Ryuji (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

May 22, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

China's Impact on Regional Employment: Propagation through Supply Chains and Co-agglomeration Pattern

SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), RIETI) / KAINUMA Shuhei (University of Tokyo) / Michal FABINGER (University of Tokyo)

Papers

May 22, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Impact of Market Size on Firm Selection

KONDO Keisuke (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / OKUBO Toshihiro (Keio University)

Papers

May 21, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

COVID-19 Pandemic and Economic Policy

MORIKAWA Masayuki (President, RIETI)

Papers

May 19, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Heterogenous Impacts of National Research Grants on Academic Productivity

ONISHI Koichiro (Waseda University) / OWAN Hideo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

May 19, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Robots and Employment: Evidence from Japan, 1978-2017

ADACHI Daisuke (Yale University) / KAWAGUCHI Daiji (Program Director, RIETI) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), RIETI)

Papers

May 19, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Revitalization of Shrinking Cities: Lessons from the Japanese Service Sector

KONDO Keisuke (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / OKUBO Toshihiro (Keio University)

Papers

May 18, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Macroscopic Structure and Evolution in the Japanese Production Network

GOTO Hiromitsu (Nihon University) / SOUMA Wataru (Nihon University)

Papers

May 15, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Characteristics of Firms Transmitting Data Across Borders: Evidence from Japanese Firm-level Data

TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI) / KANG Byeongwoo (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

May 15, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Influence of the Market Potential of Industrial Agglomeration in Kyushu on Corporate Activities and Port Utilization Panel Data Analysis during the Inbound Rise Period

KAMEYAMA Yoshihiro (Saga University)

Papers

May 14, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Who Left and Who Stayed? The Selection of Brazilian Returnees from Japan

HASHIMOTO Yuki (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

May 14, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Productivity of Offshore Affiliates and Distance from Headquarters: Evidence from Affiliate-Level Data of Japanese Multinationals

LU Yi (Tsinghua University) / TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ZHU Lianming (Osaka University)

Papers

May 14, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Innovation Activities in Prewar Japan: Patent Bibliographic Information Database

INOUE Hiroyasu (University of Hyogo) / OKAZAKI Tetsuji (University of Tokyo) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), RIETI) / NAKAJIMA Kentaro (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

May 14, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Diplomatic Protest and Patriotism: The Effect of Foreign Voices on Japanese Public Opinion

KAGOTANI Koji (Osaka University of Economics) / ONO Yoshikuni (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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Events

May 12, 2020 [Symposiums]

Economics in the Time of Covid-19: The economic impact on Asia (Summary)

Events

April 23, 2020 [BBL Seminars]

Collective Action in a Fragmented World

Jean PISANI-FERRY (Visiting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics / Sciences Po, Paris / EUI, Florence / Bruegel, Brussels / Hertie School of Governance, Berlin)

Events

April 6, 2020 [Workshops]

JSPS Core-to-Core Program: "Governance Reforms from Comparative Perspective"
Day 1: RIETI Workshop "Capital Market and Control" (Summary)

Events

April 6, 2020 [Workshops]

JSPS Core-to-Core Program: "Governance Reforms from Comparative Perspective"
Day 1: RIETI Workshop "Capital Market and Control"

Events

April 2, 2020 [Symposiums]

Economics in the Time of Covid-19: The economic impact on Asia

Events

March 17, 2020 [Symposiums]

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

Events

March 6, 2020 [Symposiums]

The Fourth Industrial Revolution and Japan's Economic Outlook

Events

February 21, 2020 [Symposiums]

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

Events

February 21, 2020 [BBL Seminars]

Can Big Data Change Official Statistics: Learning from advanced overseas cases

KONISHI Yoko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Events

February 17, 2020 [Symposiums]

The Future of Mobility as Seen by Aftermarket Parts Makers

Events

February 17, 2020 [Symposiums]

Considering the Shape of this Country: Reflection and discussions on parliamentary democracy in Japan and the UK

Events

February 13, 2020 [Symposiums]

Is Globalism at a Turning Point?

Events

February 4, 2020 [Symposiums]

Asian Integration and the Global Economy: Economics of geopolitics (Summary)

Events

February 3, 2020 [Symposiums]

Energy and Sustainability

Events

January 21, 2020 [Symposiums]

Critical Ideas in Confronting the Revolutionary Era of 5G & DX Technologies

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Articles

May 26, 2020 [VoxEU Column]

Central hubs in global value chains and knowledge creation

ITO Keiko (Professor in the Faculty of Commerce, Chuo University; Project Member, RIETI) / IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow, RIETI) / Chiara CRISCUOLO (Head of the Productivity and Business Dynamics Division in the Science Technology and Innovation Directorate at the OECD) / Jonathan TIMMIS (Research economist, IFC, World Bank Group and External Affiliate of University of Nottingham's research centre on Globalisation and Economic Policy) / Antonin BERGEAUD (Banque de France)

Articles

May 26, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Progress of Digital Trade & the Current Status of Rule-Making

ISHIKAWA Jota (Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University)

Articles

May 25, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

What changes will COVID-19 bring to the Korean economy?

Ji-Sang CHANG (President, Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade)

Articles

May 25, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

New Public Services Created by Diversity & Connections: Possibilities for Applications of New Technologies

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 22, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Migration of System Operation to a Public Organization: Issues in the separation of electric power generation and supply

ITO Koichiro (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 22, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Impact of Covid-19 on Taiwan’s Economy and Industry

Chien-Yi CHANG (President, Taiwan Institute of Economic Research)

Articles

May 20, 2020 [Column]

Even once the pandemic is resolved, it will not be the "end": How do we prepare for the long-term impacts?

NAKATA Daigo (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 20, 2020 [Column]

Global politics from the view of the political-economy trilemma

ITO Hiroyuki (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 15, 2020 [China in Transition]

Coping with COVID-19
—A new challenge for the Chinese economy

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 13, 2020 [VoxEU Column]

The art of central bank communication: Old and new

TAKEDA Yosuke (Professor, Faculty of Economics, Sophia University) / KEIDA Masayuki (Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Rissho University)

Articles

May 13, 2020 [China in Transition]

China Aiming to Issue a Central Bank Digital Currency
—Expected Macro-Level Effects

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 8, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

A Fourth-tier Supplier May Be a Critical Part of the Supply Chain

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

May 8, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Political risk and exchange rates: The lessons of Brexit

Paolo MANASSE (Professor of Macroeconomics and International Economic Policy, University of Bologna) / Graziano MORAMARCO (PhD in Economics, University of Bologna) / Giulio TRIGILIA (Assistant Professor, Simon Business School, University of Rochester)

Articles

April 27, 2020 [Policy Update]

Government as Investor to Individuals : Lessons from Australian "Income-Contingent Loans"

Shiro ARMSTRONG (Visiting Scholar, RIETI)

Articles

April 23, 2020 [Column]

Pandemics: Time Dimension and Uncertainty

NAKATA Hiroyuki (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), RIETI)

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