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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

Willem THORBECKE's Photo

Market forces Helped Japan Trump America

January 23, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Yong Suk LEE's Photo

AI regulation and firm behaviour

January 16, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Yong Suk LEE (SK Center Fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University) / Benjamin Cedric LARSEN (PhD Fellow, Copenhagen Business School and The Chinese Academy of Sciences) / Michael WEBB (PhD candidate in Economics, Stanford University) / Mariano-Florentino CUÉLLAR (Justice of the Supreme Court of California)

ISHIKAWA Jota's Photo

Overview of the Japan-U.S. Trade Negotiations (Part 2) Digital Pact Setting the Tone for Trade Negotiations

December 27, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

ISHIKAWA Jota (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Emmanuelle AURIOL's Photo

Women in European economics

December 26, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Emmanuelle AURIOL (Professor of Economics, Toulouse School of Economics and CEPR Research Fellow) / Guido FRIEBEL (Chair for Human Resources at Goethe University, Frankfurt) / Sascha WILHELM (Senior Data Scientist Pricing, METRO Germany)

MORIKAWA Masayuki's Photo

Evidence-based Regulatory Reform

December 26, 2019 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2020 (January 2020)]

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

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Articles

January 24, 2020 [Column]

Survey on Standardization Activities and New Standardization Policies

TAMURA Suguru (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Papers

January 24, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Contributions of Corporate Basic Research and Research Collaboration with Academia to Innovation and Spillover Performance in Japan

NAGAOKA Sadao (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / EDAMURA Kazuma (Kanagawa University) / ONISHI Koichiro (Waseda University) / TSUKADA Naotoshi (University of Niigata Prefecture) / NAITO Yusuke (Artificial Life Laboratory, Inc.) / KADOWAKI Ryo (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

January 24, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Linkage of Patent and Design Right Data: Analysis of Industrial Design Activities in Companies at the Creator Level

IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow, RIETI) / MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 23, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Market forces Helped Japan Trump America

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Events

January 21, 2020 [Symposiums]

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

Papers

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

Differences between Wholesalers in Services and Trade Characteristics, and the Regional Characteristics of Export Profits: Analyzing the Results of Questionnaires

MORITA Manabu (Osaka University of Commerce) / ISHIKAWA Yoshifumi (Nanzan University) / NAKAMURA Ryohei (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Events

January 21, 2020 [Symposiums]

To Advance Evidence-Based Policymaking

Articles

January 16, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

AI regulation and firm behaviour

Yong Suk LEE (SK Center Fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University) / Benjamin Cedric LARSEN (PhD Fellow, Copenhagen Business School and The Chinese Academy of Sciences) / Michael WEBB (PhD candidate in Economics, Stanford University) / Mariano-Florentino CUÉLLAR (Justice of the Supreme Court of California)

Papers

January 16, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Meritocracy and Its Discontent: Long-run Effects of Repeated School Admission Reforms

TANAKA Mari (Hitotsubashi University) / NARITA Yusuke (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / MORIGUCHI Chiaki (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

January 15, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Heterogeneous Relationships between Automation Technologies and Skilled Labor: Evidence from a Firm Survey

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Events

January 14, 2020 [Symposiums]

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

Papers

January 9, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.30] United States – Measures Affecting Trade in Large Civil Aircraft (Second Complaint): Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by the European Union – Subsidies of which Adverse Effects must be Eliminated

UMEJIMA Osamu (Takasaki City University of Economics)

Papers

January 8, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.29] Brazil – Certain Measures Concerning Taxation and Charges (DS472, DS497): Scope of the WTO law on Discriminatory Tax Exemption Measures

TOJO Yoshizumi (Rikkyo University)

Papers

January 7, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Does Regulation Matter?: Effects of Corporate Governance Reforms on Relational Shareholding in Japan

Johan JIDINGER (KPMG Tax Corporation) / MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

January 7, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Draft for Industrial Promotion in a Super-aged Society

FUJI Kazuhiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

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Papers

January 24, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Contributions of Corporate Basic Research and Research Collaboration with Academia to Innovation and Spillover Performance in Japan

NAGAOKA Sadao (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / EDAMURA Kazuma (Kanagawa University) / ONISHI Koichiro (Waseda University) / TSUKADA Naotoshi (University of Niigata Prefecture) / NAITO Yusuke (Artificial Life Laboratory, Inc.) / KADOWAKI Ryo (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

January 24, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Linkage of Patent and Design Right Data: Analysis of Industrial Design Activities in Companies at the Creator Level

IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow, RIETI) / MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

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

Differences between Wholesalers in Services and Trade Characteristics, and the Regional Characteristics of Export Profits: Analyzing the Results of Questionnaires

MORITA Manabu (Osaka University of Commerce) / ISHIKAWA Yoshifumi (Nanzan University) / NAKAMURA Ryohei (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

January 16, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Meritocracy and Its Discontent: Long-run Effects of Repeated School Admission Reforms

TANAKA Mari (Hitotsubashi University) / NARITA Yusuke (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / MORIGUCHI Chiaki (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

January 15, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Heterogeneous Relationships between Automation Technologies and Skilled Labor: Evidence from a Firm Survey

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

January 9, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.30] United States – Measures Affecting Trade in Large Civil Aircraft (Second Complaint): Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by the European Union – Subsidies of which Adverse Effects must be Eliminated

UMEJIMA Osamu (Takasaki City University of Economics)

Papers

January 8, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.29] Brazil – Certain Measures Concerning Taxation and Charges (DS472, DS497)

TOJO Yoshizumi (Rikkyo University)

Papers

January 7, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Does Regulation Matter?: Effects of Corporate Governance Reforms on Relational Shareholding in Japan

Johan JIDINGER (KPMG Tax Corporation) / MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

January 7, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Draft for Industrial Promotion in a Super-aged Society

FUJI Kazuhiko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

January 6, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Firm Age, Productivity, and Intangible Capital

HOSONO Kaoru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TAKIZAWA Miho (Gakushuin University) / YAMANOUCHI Kenta (Keio University)

Papers

December 27, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Impact of Regional Bank Consolidation on Regional Economies: Evidence from Data on the Location of Bank Branches at the Municipal Level

HARIMAYA Kozo (Ritsumeikan University) / OZAKI Yasufumi (Kushiro Public University)

Papers

December 25, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Aging, Factor Prices and Capital Flows

Andrea BONFATTI (University of Padua) / Selahattin İMROHOROĞLU (University of Southern California) / KITAO Sagiri (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

December 23, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Restrictions on outbound data transfer based on Government Access in foreign countries -The current situation, Regulation by International Trade Law and Implications for DFFT-

WATANABE Shota (Nomura Research Institute)

Papers

December 23, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Margins of Intermediate-input Trade: Theory and Evidence

ARA Tomohiro (Fukushima University) / ZHANG Hongyong (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

December 19, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Speedy Bankruptcy Procedures and Bank Bailouts

UEDA Kenichi (University of Tokyo / TCER / CEPR)

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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

Events

December 12, 2019 [Symposiums]

Managing Currency Risk

Events

December 6, 2019 [Symposiums]

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

Events

December 3, 2019 [Symposiums]

Productivity and long-term stagnation-what should economic policy do in the future?

Events

November 25, 2019 [Symposiums]

Can the WTO Survive? Rule of Law in the Multilateral Trading System and Japan's Role

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 [Symposiums]

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

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Articles

January 24, 2020 [Column]

Survey on Standardization Activities and New Standardization Policies

TAMURA Suguru (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 23, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Market forces Helped Japan Trump America

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 16, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

AI regulation and firm behaviour

Yong Suk LEE (SK Center Fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University) / Benjamin Cedric LARSEN (PhD Fellow, Copenhagen Business School and The Chinese Academy of Sciences) / Michael WEBB (PhD candidate in Economics, Stanford University) / Mariano-Florentino CUÉLLAR (Justice of the Supreme Court of California)

Articles

December 27, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Overview of the Japan-U.S. Trade Negotiations (Part 2) Digital Pact Setting the Tone for Trade Negotiations

ISHIKAWA Jota (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

December 26, 2019 [RIETI Report]

Evidence-based Regulatory Reform

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

December 26, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Women in European economics

Emmanuelle AURIOL (Professor of Economics, Toulouse School of Economics and CEPR Research Fellow) / Guido FRIEBEL (Chair for Human Resources at Goethe University, Frankfurt) / Sascha WILHELM (Senior Data Scientist Pricing, METRO Germany)

Articles

December 26, 2019 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2020 (January 2020)]

Evidence-based Regulatory Reform

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

December 20, 2019 [VoxEU Column]

The impact of the US-China trade war on Japanese multinational corporations

SUN Chang (Assistant Professor, Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong) / TAO Zhigang (HSBC Professor in Global Economy and Business Strategy, Director of the Institute for China and Global Development, University of Hong Kong) / YUAN Hongjie (PhD candidate, Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong) / ZHANG Hongyong (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

December 20, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Automation and its enemies

Carl Benedikt FREY (Co-Director of the Oxford Martin Programme on Technology and Employment, Oxford Martin School; Economics Associate, Nuffield College) / Ebrahim RAHBARI (Director in the Global Economics Team, Citigroup Research)

Articles

December 16, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Free Preschool Education: Tackling the Problem of Waitlisted Children Should Be Top Priority

HATTA Tatsuo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

December 13, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Multinational enterprises in time and space: The effect of trade policy shocks

Stefania GARETTO (Associate Professor of Economics, Boston University) / Lindsay OLDENSKI (Associate Professor, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University; Non-resident Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics) / Natalia RAMONDO (Associate Professor of Economics, University of California at San Diego)

Articles

December 13, 2019 [East Asian Economic Strategies]

Getting economic and national security policy right

Shiro ARMSTRONG (Visiting Scholar)

Articles

December 12, 2019 [VoxEU Column]

Post-disaster subsidies for small and medium firms: Empirical insights for effective targeting

KASHIWAGI Yuzuka (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Research Fellow and PhD student, Waseda University)

Articles

December 11, 2019 [From IZA]

Transparency in empirical economic research
Open science can enhance research credibility, but only with the correct incentives

Cristina BLANCO-PEREZ (University of Ottawa) / Abel BRODEUR (University of Ottawa)

Articles

December 11, 2019 [Column]

Highly-skilled Personnel Utilization for Increasing IT Use and Productivity

INUI Tomohiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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