What is 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. What is RIETI? RIETI - Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry

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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UESUGI Iichiro's Photo

Competitiveness of SMEs: Exploring possibilities of unsecured financing

April 20, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

UESUGI Iichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro's Photo

How to Represent the Interests of Future Generations Now?

April 11, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Simon COMMANDER's Photo

One-company towns: Scale and consequences
One-company towns concentrate employment but their ability to adapt to adverse events is often very limited

April 10, 2018 [From IZA]

Simon COMMANDER (Altura Partners, UK, IE Business School, Spain, and IZA)

IWAMOTO Koichi's Photo

The Economic Impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on Japan: Japanese Industry at a Crossroads

April 6, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

HOSONO Kaoru's Photo

How Far Have We Come in the Fight against Deflation? Credit squeeze risk has all but vanished

April 5, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

HOSONO Kaoru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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Papers

April 20, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Trend Inflation and Monetary Policy Regimes in Japan

OKIMOTO Tatsuyoshi (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 20, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Competitiveness of SMEs: Exploring possibilities of unsecured financing

UESUGI Iichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Events

April 19, 2018 [Symposiums]

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

Articles

April 17, 2018 [VoxEU Column]

Learning by exporting in global value chains

YASHIRO Naomitsu (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / Konstantins BENKOVSKIS (Adviser in the Monetary Policy Department, Bank of Latvia; Associated Professor, Stockholm School of Economics in Riga) / Jaan MASSO (Head of Chair of Economic Modelling and Senior Research Fellow of Applied Econometrics, University of Tartu) / Olegs TKACEVS (Principal Economist, Bank of Latvia) / Priit VAHTER (Senior Research Fellow, School of Economics and Business Administration, University of Tartu)

Events

April 16, 2018 [Symposiums]

Restructuring Japan's Employment System

Papers

April 12, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Smoking, Obesity, and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from Japan

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

April 12, 2018 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Uncertainty of Business Outlook and Investment: Evidence from firm-level panel data

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

April 12, 2018 [Column]

Realization and Provisional Application of "TPP 11"

KAWASE Tsuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 12, 2018 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Strengthening Small and Medium Enterprises by Introducing IoT as Seen in the Model Companies

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / INOUE Yusuke (University of Tokyo)

Papers

April 12, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Trade Liberalization, Absorptive Capacity and the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights

Arghya GHOSH (University of New South Wales) / ISHIKAWA Jota (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 11, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

How to Represent the Interests of Future Generations Now?

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 10, 2018 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Comparative Study on Regulating Power Markets for Maintaining Stability and Flexibility of the Electricity Supply System

AZUMA Aiko (Shokei Gakuin University)

Articles

April 10, 2018 [From IZA]

One-company towns: Scale and consequences
One-company towns concentrate employment but their ability to adapt to adverse events is often very limited

Simon COMMANDER (Altura Partners, UK, IE Business School, Spain, and IZA)

Papers

April 6, 2018 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Why Do Japanese Firms Lag Behind in Introducing and Expanding IT Technologies?

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KIM Young Gak (Senshu University)

Articles

April 6, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

The Economic Impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on Japan: Japanese Industry at a Crossroads

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

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Papers

April 20, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Trend Inflation and Monetary Policy Regimes in Japan

OKIMOTO Tatsuyoshi (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 12, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Smoking, Obesity, and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from Japan

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

April 12, 2018 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Uncertainty of Business Outlook and Investment: Evidence from firm-level panel data

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

April 12, 2018 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Strengthening Small and Medium Enterprises by Introducing IoT as Seen in the Model Companies

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / INOUE Yusuke (University of Tokyo)

Papers

April 12, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Trade Liberalization, Absorptive Capacity and the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights

Arghya GHOSH (University of New South Wales) / ISHIKAWA Jota (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

April 10, 2018 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Comparative Study on Regulating Power Markets for Maintaining Stability and Flexibility of the Electricity Supply System

AZUMA Aiko (Shokei Gakuin University)

Papers

April 6, 2018 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Why Do Japanese Firms Lag Behind in Introducing and Expanding IT Technologies?

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KIM Young Gak (Senshu University)

Papers

April 5, 2018 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

International Comparisons of Labor Productivity: Level and dynamics

MIYAKAWA Daisuke (Hitotsubashi University) / TAKIZAWA Miho (Toyo University)

Papers

April 5, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Effects of Distance and Borders on International and Interregional Tourist Flows: A micro-gravity analysis

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

April 4, 2018 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

An Aspect of Japanese Managers

KAMBAYASHI Ryo (Hitotsubashi University) / HIGUCHI Yoshio (Keio University)

Papers

April 4, 2018 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Actual Conditions of Relocation, Transfer, Retirement and their Implications: Evidence from a survey

TSURU Kotaro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KUME Koichi (Toyo University) / YASUI Kengo (Aoyama Gakuin University) / SANO Shinpei (Chiba University)

Papers

March 30, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Where Do the Rich Live in a Big City?

TABUCHI Takatoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 28, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Diversification Effect of Commodity Futures on Financial Markets

KANAMURA Takashi (Kyoto University)

Papers

March 27, 2018 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Inventor Name Disambiguation with Gradient Boosting Decision Tree and Inventor Mobility in China (1985-2016)

YIN Deyun (University of Tokyo) / MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 27, 2018 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Structure of Leading and Lagging Relationships between Early Warning Indicators' Detection of Financial Crises

SOUMA Wataru (Nihon University) / IYETOMI Hiroshi (Niigata University) / YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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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

Events

March 27, 2018 [Symposiums]

Toward Solving Disputes over Standard Essential Patents (SEPs): Licensing 5G SEPs (Handouts)

Events

March 27, 2018 [BBL Seminars]

Going Digital -- Insights and policy implications from OECD work on digital transformation

Dirk PILAT (Deputy Director, Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation, OECD)

Events

March 19, 2018 [Workshops]

2018 International Workshop on the World and Asian Economy
-The 5th Tokyo Network Workshop-

Events

March 19, 2018 [Workshops]

Issues over Currency and Exchange Rate: Empirical Studies on China and Japan

Events

March 19, 2018 [BBL Seminars]

America Responds to Change: Implications for globalization and the future of work

Bruce STOKES (Director, Global Economic Attitudes, Pew Research Center)

Events

March 7, 2018 [Workshops]

Science and Innovation

Events

February 19, 2018 [Symposiums]

Japan and Australia: Leading Asia Pacific regionalism in uncertain times

Events

February 14, 2018 [Symposiums]

Toward Solving Disputes over Standard Essential Patents (SEPs): Licensing 5G SEPs

Events

February 9, 2018 [Workshops]

Standards and Intellectual Property: Strategies Japan should adopt in light of current global trends (Summary)

Events

February 8, 2018 [Symposiums]

Overcoming Challenges Faced by Japanese Companies in Overseas M&A

Events

February 1, 2018 [Workshops]

France's Renewed Commitment to EU Reform

Events

January 29, 2018 [Symposiums]

Revitalization of the Hokuriku Region, Internationalization, and Innovation: How to incorporate global growth into the local economy

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Articles

April 20, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Competitiveness of SMEs: Exploring possibilities of unsecured financing

UESUGI Iichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 17, 2018 [VoxEU Column]

Learning by exporting in global value chains

YASHIRO Naomitsu (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / Konstantins BENKOVSKIS (Adviser in the Monetary Policy Department, Bank of Latvia; Associated Professor, Stockholm School of Economics in Riga) / Jaan MASSO (Head of Chair of Economic Modelling and Senior Research Fellow of Applied Econometrics, University of Tartu) / Olegs TKACEVS (Principal Economist, Bank of Latvia) / Priit VAHTER (Senior Research Fellow, School of Economics and Business Administration, University of Tartu)

Articles

April 12, 2018 [Column]

Realization and Provisional Application of "TPP 11"

KAWASE Tsuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 11, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

How to Represent the Interests of Future Generations Now?

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 10, 2018 [From IZA]

One-company towns: Scale and consequences
One-company towns concentrate employment but their ability to adapt to adverse events is often very limited

Simon COMMANDER (Altura Partners, UK, IE Business School, Spain, and IZA)

Articles

April 6, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

The Economic Impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on Japan: Japanese Industry at a Crossroads

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 6, 2018 [RIETI Report]

How Far Have We Come in the Fight against Deflation? Credit squeeze risk has all but vanished

HOSONO Kaoru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 5, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

How Far Have We Come in the Fight against Deflation? Credit squeeze risk has all but vanished

HOSONO Kaoru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 4, 2018 [VoxEU Column]

Attitudes towards immigration in an ageing society: Demographic evidence from Japan

NAKATA Hiroyuki (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 3, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Keen Eyes for Economic Trends: Revision of the medical fee schedule should be based on evidence

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

April 2, 2018 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Trade cold wars and the value of agreements during crises

Jerónimo CARBALLO (Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Colorado-Boulder) / Kyle HANDLEY (Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy at the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan) / Nuno LIMÃO (Professor in the Economics Department, University of Maryland; Research Fellow at NBER and Kiel Institute for the World Economy )

Articles

March 30, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Can Corporate Behavior Be Changed? Companies remain cautious amid strong concerns over the future

SENGA Tatsuro (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 22, 2018 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Keen Eyes for Economic Trends: Government’s fiscal and economic estimates must be objective

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 19, 2018 [RIETI Report]

Are Virtual Currencies Currency?

OGAWA Eiji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 19, 2018 [Column]

Are Virtual Currencies Currency?

OGAWA Eiji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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