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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

Nicholas BLOOM's Photo

Brexit uncertainty has fallen since the UK general election

March 27, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Nicholas BLOOM (Professor of Economics at Stanford University) / Philip BUNN (Senior Technical Advisor in the Structural Economics Division, Bank of England) / Scarlet CHEN (PhD Candidate in Economics, Stanford University) / Paul MIZEN (Professor of Monetary Economics and Director of the Centre for Finance, Credit and Macroeconomics) / Pawel SMIETANKA (Research Economist, Bank of England)

MIYAJIMA Hideaki's Photo

Activist Shareholders and Companies: Improving the Effectiveness of Management Reform

March 25, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SUZUKI Kazunori (Professor, Waseda University)

Willem THORBECKE's Photo

Weathering Safe Haven Capital Flows: Evidence from the Japanese Transportation Equipment Industry

March 24, 2020 [Non Technical Summaries]

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

The Forth Industrial Revolutioin and the Japanese Economy : Sustained Growth under a Transforming Economy and Society

The Fourth Industrial Revolution and the Japanese Economy : Sustained Growth under a Transforming Economy and Society

March 24, 2020 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

Edited by YANO Makoto

KONDO Keisuke's Photo

Policy-Making for a Better Society

March 19, 2020 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2020 (January 2020)]

KONDO Keisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

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Articles

March 27, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Brexit uncertainty has fallen since the UK general election

Nicholas BLOOM (Professor of Economics at Stanford University) / Philip BUNN (Senior Technical Advisor in the Structural Economics Division, Bank of England) / Scarlet CHEN (PhD Candidate in Economics, Stanford University) / Paul MIZEN (Professor of Monetary Economics and Director of the Centre for Finance, Credit and Macroeconomics) / Pawel SMIETANKA (Research Economist, Bank of England)

Papers

March 27, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Analysis of the Public Sector Wage Premium in Japan-Evidence from PIAAC Cognitive Skill Data-

ARAKI Shota (Fellow (Adjunct), RIETI)

Papers

March 26, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.32] United States – Conditional Tax Incentives for Large Civil Aircraft (DS487): Development of interpretation related to subsidies contingent upon the use of domestic over imported goods

KAWASHIMA Fujio (Kobe University)

Papers

March 26, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Intra-firm Trade, Input-output Linkage, and Contractual Frictions: Evidence from Japanese Affiliate-level Data

MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Keio University) / ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI) / TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 26, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Future Forecasts of the Impact of AI on Employment in Japan and Policy Proposals

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed))

Papers

March 25, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Non-traditional Monetary Policy and the Future of the Financial Industries

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 25, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Activist Shareholders and Companies: Improving the Effectiveness of Management Reform

MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SUZUKI Kazunori (Professor, Waseda University)

Papers

March 24, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Analyses of Trade Policy Preferences Based on Individual-level Data : Summary of Research Results from a RIETI Survey of 10,000 Individuals

TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI) / MUKUNOKI Hiroshi (Gakushuin University) / WAKASUGI Ryuhei (Senior Advisor, RIETI)

Papers

March 24, 2020 [Non Technical Summaries]

Weathering Safe Haven Capital Flows: Evidence from the Japanese Transportation Equipment Industry

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Publications

March 24, 2020 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

The Fourth Industrial Revolution and the Japanese Economy : Sustained Growth under a Transforming Economy and Society

Edited by YANO Makoto

Papers

March 24, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Weathering Safe Haven Capital Flows: Evidence from the Japanese Transportation Equipment Industry

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 24, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Effects of Negative and Positive Information on Attitudes toward Immigration

IGARASHI Akira (Rikkyo University) / ONO Yoshikuni (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 23, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Analyzing the Online Advertising Market from the Perspective of Competition Policy

KAWAHAMA Noboru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TAKEDA Kuninobu (Osaka University)

Articles

March 19, 2020 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2020 (January 2020)]

Policy-Making for a Better Society

KONDO Keisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 19, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

To What Degree does Policy Uncertainty Affect Foreign Direct Investment? Micro-evidence from Japan's International Investment Agreements

INADA Mitsuo (Miyazaki Municipal University) / JINJI Naoto (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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Papers

March 27, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Analysis of the Public Sector Wage Premium in Japan-Evidence from PIAAC Cognitive Skill Data-

ARAKI Shota (Fellow (Adjunct), RIETI)

Papers

March 26, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.32] United States – Conditional Tax Incentives for Large Civil Aircraft (DS487): Development of interpretation related to subsidies contingent upon the use of domestic over imported goods

KAWASHIMA Fujio (Kobe University)

Papers

March 26, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Intra-firm Trade, Input-output Linkage, and Contractual Frictions: Evidence from Japanese Affiliate-level Data

MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Keio University) / ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI) / TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 26, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Future Forecasts of the Impact of AI on Employment in Japan and Policy Proposals

IWAMOTO Koichi (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed))

Papers

March 25, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Non-traditional Monetary Policy and the Future of the Financial Industries

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 24, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Analyses of Trade Policy Preferences Based on Individual-level Data : Summary of Research Results from a RIETI Survey of 10,000 Individuals

TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI) / MUKUNOKI Hiroshi (Gakushuin University) / WAKASUGI Ryuhei (Senior Advisor, RIETI)

Papers

March 24, 2020 [Non Technical Summaries]

Weathering Safe Haven Capital Flows: Evidence from the Japanese Transportation Equipment Industry

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 24, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Weathering Safe Haven Capital Flows: Evidence from the Japanese Transportation Equipment Industry

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 24, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Effects of Negative and Positive Information on Attitudes toward Immigration

IGARASHI Akira (Rikkyo University) / ONO Yoshikuni (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 23, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Analyzing the Online Advertising Market from the Perspective of Competition Policy

KAWAHAMA Noboru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TAKEDA Kuninobu (Osaka University)

Papers

March 19, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

To What Degree does Policy Uncertainty Affect Foreign Direct Investment? Micro-evidence from Japan's International Investment Agreements

INADA Mitsuo (Miyazaki Municipal University) / JINJI Naoto (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 16, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Use of AI, Work Style Reform, and Productivity: Evidence from an Individual-Level Survey

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

March 13, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Commuting Zones in Japan

ADACHI Daisuke (Yale University) / FUKAI Taiyo (University of Tokyo) / KAWAGUCHI Daiji (University of Tokyo and IZA) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

March 13, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Elderly Care Supply Systems and Services which Decrease Elderly Care Requirements

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / ISHIDA Ryo (Policy Research Institute Ministry of Finance Japan) / YASUOKA Masaya (Kwansei Gakuin University)

Papers

March 13, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Labor Force Participation of Married Female Immigrants: Evidence from a Low Female-LFPR Host Country

LIU Yang (Fellow, RIETI) / HAGIWARA Risa (Meikai university)

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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

Events

January 21, 2020 [Symposiums]

To Advance Evidence-Based Policymaking

Events

January 14, 2020 [Symposiums]

New Renewable Energy Technology Development Through Industry-Government-Academia Collaboration: To compete with the world

Events

December 24, 2019 [Symposiums]

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

Events

December 17, 2019 [Symposiums]

Beyond TICAD7 - Opportunities in Powering African Industrial Development through UNIDO Energy (DOE)

Events

December 16, 2019 [Symposiums]

New Development of "Business Support Library" Useful for Regional Revitalization

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Articles

March 27, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Brexit uncertainty has fallen since the UK general election

Nicholas BLOOM (Professor of Economics at Stanford University) / Philip BUNN (Senior Technical Advisor in the Structural Economics Division, Bank of England) / Scarlet CHEN (PhD Candidate in Economics, Stanford University) / Paul MIZEN (Professor of Monetary Economics and Director of the Centre for Finance, Credit and Macroeconomics) / Pawel SMIETANKA (Research Economist, Bank of England)

Articles

March 25, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Activist Shareholders and Companies: Improving the Effectiveness of Management Reform

MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SUZUKI Kazunori (Professor, Waseda University)

Articles

March 19, 2020 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2020 (January 2020)]

Policy-Making for a Better Society

KONDO Keisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 17, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Trade from space: Shipping networks and the global implications of local shocks

Inga HEILAND (Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Oslo) / Andreas MOXNES (Professor of Economics, University of Oslo & Princeton University) / Karen Helene ULLTVEIT-MOE (Professor of International Economics, University of Oslo; and CEPR Research Fellow) / Yuan ZI (Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics, University of Oslo)

Articles

March 17, 2020 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2020 (January 2020)]

Will the 2020 Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets Be Met?

ISHIZAKI Takashi (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 16, 2020 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2020 (January 2020)]

The Ideal Industrial Promotion in a (Super-aged) High-Death-Rate Society

FUJI Kazuhiko (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 16, 2020 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2020 (January 2020)]

Sudden Rise in Crude Oil Price Could Become Japanese Economy’s Achilles Heel

FUJI Kazuhiko (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 13, 2020 [From IZA]

Coronavirus and the labor market

Daniel S. HAMERMESH (Barnard College and IZA)

Articles

March 13, 2020 [China in Transition]

Can China Reform State-Owned Enterprises without Privatization?
—Creation of a Fair and Competitive Market Environment as the Second-Best Option

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 13, 2020 [China in Transition]

Development of Private Enterprises in China Entering a Difficult Phase
—Urgent Need to Create a Fair and Competitive Environment

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 11, 2020 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2020 (January 2020)]

Business Feasibility Evaluation and Risk of Natural Disaster: Establishment of the Small and Medium Enterprise Strengthening Act and Expectations for Regional Financial Institutions

YAMORI Nobuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 9, 2020 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2020 (January 2020)]

Making 2020 a Turning Point for Reform - Toward Integrated Social Security and Tax Reform Version 2.0 -

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 6, 2020 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2020 (January 2020)]

Greater Accumulation and Dissemination of Evidence towards Health Tourism Promotion Involving Hot Springs Is Necessary

SEKIGUCHI Yoichi (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Articles

March 6, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

The changing nature of work in the US

Enghin ATALAY (Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia) / Phai PHONGTHIENGTHAM (Senior Data Scientist, IBM) / Sebastian SOTELO (Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Michigan) / Daniel TANNENBAUM (Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Nebraska)

Articles

March 2, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Cascading trade protection: Evidence from the US

Aksel ERBAHAR (Assistant Professor, Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam) / Yuan ZI (Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics, University of Oslo)

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