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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

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SATO Motohiro's Photo

Keen Eyes for Economic Trends: Why the Special Account for Post-COVID-19 Crisis Reconstruction should be Made

December 1, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

OGURO Kazumasa's Photo

Expansion of PCR Testing Is the Key to an Exit Strategy, But Which Is More Important – Sensitivity or Frequency of Tests?

November 26, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Willem THORBECKE's Photo

Product Complexity, Exports, and Exchange Rates: Evidence from the Japanese Chemical Industry

November 20, 2020 [Non Technical Summaries]

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / Nimesh SALIKE (Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, Suzhou) / CHEN Chen (Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, Suzhou)

[Global Intelligence Series] The Geo-Political Tensions between the US-China: ASEAN caught in the middle, the future of the Japan and ASEAN cooperation and the prospects of semiconductor supply chains

November 16, 2020 [Symposiums]

HAMAGUCHI Nobuaki's Photo

Transforming the three C's into Urban Advantages: Population concentration and infection risks

November 11, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

FUJITA Masahisa (Adjunct Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Kyoto University) / HAMAGUCHI Nobuaki (Program director / Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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Events

December 1, 2020 [Symposiums]

US-China Conflict over Semiconductors and Japan: Japan's Position in the Deep 5G Era

Articles

December 1, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Keen Eyes for Economic Trends: Why the Special Account for Post-COVID-19 Crisis Reconstruction should be Made

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 30, 2020 [RIETI Report]

FCPA and Market Quality in Emerging Economies

Krishnendu Ghosh DASTIDAR (Jawaharlal Nehru University) / YANO Makoto (Chairman, RIETI)

Papers

November 30, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Who Is Admitted? College Selectivity and the Role of Recommendation-Based Admission

ONOZUKA Yuki (Fellow (Policy Economist, RIETI))

Events

November 30, 2020 [Symposiums]

Modern Hot-spring Treatments and Health Tourism: Revitalization of human mind, body and regional economies with the powers of hot-springs

Events

November 30, 2020 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] The Geo-Political Tensions between the US-China: ASEAN caught in the middle, the future of the Japan and ASEAN cooperation and the prospects of semiconductor supply chains (Video)

Papers

November 27, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.35] Korea – Import Bans, and Testing and Certification Requirements for Radionuclides (WT/DS495): Issues under the SPS Agreement regarding certain trade regulations by Korea on Japanese food products based on radioactive contamination concerns

SO Hongbum (University of Tokyo)

Articles

November 26, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Expansion of PCR Testing Is the Key to an Exit Strategy, But Which Is More Important – Sensitivity or Frequency of Tests?

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Events

November 26, 2020 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] Enhancing Intelligence: How AI changes the view of the world

Events

November 24, 2020 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] The Role of Study Abroad Returnees in China's Economic Development - China's success and challenges in global human resource competition

Events

November 24, 2020 [Workshops]

Current Issues in the World Economy: Exchange Rate, Invoice Currency, Price Transmission and Localization

Events

November 24, 2020 [Symposiums]

Annual Report on the Japanese Economy and Public Finance 2020

Events

November 24, 2020 [Symposiums]

[DX Series] Online Education in the Coronavirus Era

Papers

November 20, 2020 [Non Technical Summaries]

Product Complexity, Exports, and Exchange Rates: Evidence from the Japanese Chemical Industry

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / Nimesh SALIKE (Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, Suzhou) / CHEN Chen (Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, Suzhou)

Papers

November 19, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

FCPA and Market Quality in Emerging Economies

Krishnendu Ghosh DASTIDAR (Jawaharlal Nehru University) / YANO Makoto (Chairman, RIETI)

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Papers

November 30, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Who Is Admitted? College Selectivity and the Role of Recommendation-Based Admission

ONOZUKA Yuki (Fellow (Policy Economist, RIETI))

Papers

November 27, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.35] Korea – Import Bans, and Testing and Certification Requirements for Radionuclides (WT/DS495)

SO Hongbum (University of Tokyo)

Papers

November 20, 2020 [Non Technical Summaries]

Product Complexity, Exports, and Exchange Rates: Evidence from the Japanese Chemical Industry

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / Nimesh SALIKE (Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, Suzhou) / CHEN Chen (Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, Suzhou)

Papers

November 19, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

FCPA and Market Quality in Emerging Economies

Krishnendu Ghosh DASTIDAR (Jawaharlal Nehru University) / YANO Makoto (Chairman, RIETI)

Papers

November 19, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Progress of Digital Platforms and Their Impact on Japan's Industrial Competitiveness

MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 18, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Local Industry Influence on Commercialization of University Research by University Startups

KANG Byeongwoo (Hitotsubashi University) / MOTOHASHI Kazuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 17, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Product Complexity, Exports, and Exchange Rates: Evidence from the Japanese Chemical Industry

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / Nimesh SALIKE (Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, Suzhou) / CHEN Chen (Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, Suzhou)

Papers

November 12, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Congestion Management—Implications of the European Experience for Japan's Electricity Market Reform

HATTA Tatsuo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 5, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Peer Effects on Job Satisfaction from Exposure to Elderly Workers

KAWATA Yuji (Waseda University) / OWAN Hideo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 5, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

An Analysis of the Decline in JEPX Day-Ahead Prices: Some Impacts of RES Supply and the COVID-19-Induced Demand Downturn

IKEDA Shin Suke (Otaru University of Commerce)

Papers

November 4, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

A Study on Financial Verification and Public Pension Finance in 2019―Evaluation of the TFP Growth Rate, an Economic Assumption

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 2, 2020 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Productivity of Working from Home during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Overview from a Firm Survey

MORIKAWA Masayuki (President, RIETI)

Papers

October 30, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

[WTO Case Review Series No.34] China – Tariff Rate Quotas for Certain Agricultural Products (WT/DS517)

HIRAMI Kenta (Waseda University)

Papers

October 29, 2020 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Exchange Rates, International Outsourcing, and Firm Export Dynamics

INUI Tomohiko (Gakushuin University) / Young Gak KIM (Senshu University)

Papers

October 23, 2020 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Servicification of Japanese Manufacturing Firms

ITO Keiko (Chuo University) / INUI Tomohiko (Gakushuin University) / TANG Heiwai (University of Hong Kong and Johns Hopkins University) / FURUSAWA Taiji (University of Tokyo)

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Events

December 1, 2020 [Symposiums]

US-China Conflict over Semiconductors and Japan: Japan's Position in the Deep 5G Era

Events

November 30, 2020 [Symposiums]

Modern Hot-spring Treatments and Health Tourism: Revitalization of human mind, body and regional economies with the powers of hot-springs

Events

November 30, 2020 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] The Geo-Political Tensions between the US-China: ASEAN caught in the middle, the future of the Japan and ASEAN cooperation and the prospects of semiconductor supply chains (Video)

Events

November 26, 2020 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] Enhancing Intelligence: How AI changes the view of the world

Events

November 24, 2020 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] The Role of Study Abroad Returnees in China's Economic Development - China's success and challenges in global human resource competition

Events

November 24, 2020 [Workshops]

Current Issues in the World Economy: Exchange Rate, Invoice Currency, Price Transmission and Localization

Events

November 24, 2020 [Symposiums]

Annual Report on the Japanese Economy and Public Finance 2020

Events

November 24, 2020 [Symposiums]

[DX Series] Online Education in the Coronavirus Era

Events

November 16, 2020 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] The Geo-Political Tensions between the US-China: ASEAN caught in the middle, the future of the Japan and ASEAN cooperation and the prospects of semiconductor supply chains

Events

November 12, 2020 [Symposiums]

Survival Tools for 100 Year Lifespan - What are the Risks and Opportunities for an "Ultra-Aging Society" in the New Normal Era?

Events

November 10, 2020 [Workshops]

Industrial Policy Directions and Challenges in the Post Covid-19 Era

Events

November 10, 2020 [Symposiums]

3rd: The COVID-19 crisis, labor markets and safety nets

Events

November 10, 2020 [Symposiums]

2nd: COVID-19 and medical / drug discovery

Events

November 10, 2020 [Symposiums]

1st: Economic policy for the COVID-19 crisis

Events

November 10, 2020 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] US Sanctions Policy

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Articles

December 1, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Keen Eyes for Economic Trends: Why the Special Account for Post-COVID-19 Crisis Reconstruction should be Made

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 30, 2020 [RIETI Report]

FCPA and Market Quality in Emerging Economies

Krishnendu Ghosh DASTIDAR (Jawaharlal Nehru University) / YANO Makoto (Chairman, RIETI)

Articles

November 26, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Expansion of PCR Testing Is the Key to an Exit Strategy, But Which Is More Important – Sensitivity or Frequency of Tests?

OGURO Kazumasa (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 13, 2020 [Column]

Is the decline in savings rates caused by an aging population?

UNAYAMA Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 11, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Transforming the three C's into Urban Advantages: Population concentration and infection risks

FUJITA Masahisa (Adjunct Professor, Institute of Economic Research, Kyoto University) / HAMAGUCHI Nobuaki (Program director / Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 30, 2020 [From IZA]

Sports at the vanguard of labor market policy
Lessons from sports can allow managers to develop better policies at "normal" workplaces

Kerry L. PAPPS (University of Bath, UK, and IZA)

Articles

October 29, 2020 [Perspectives from Around the World]

The US excess mortality rate from COVID-19 is substantially worse than Europe's

Janine ARON (Senior Research Fellow, Institute for New Economic Thinking; Associate Member, Nuffield College; Member of the Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford) / John MUELLBAUER (Senior Research Fellow, Nuffield College; Professor of Economics, Oxford University; Senior Fellow, Institute for New Economic Thinking)

Articles

October 27, 2020 [RIETI Report]

Export trade fairs and Coronavirus

MAKIOKA Ryo (Fellow (Policy Economist), RIETI)

Articles

October 27, 2020 [China in Transition]

U.S.-China Confrontation Intensifying on All Fronts amid COVID-19
—Would Tensions Ease after U.S. Presidential Election?

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 23, 2020 [VoxEU Column]

Stagnation of markups and (non-)existence of superstar firms in Japan

NAKAMURA Tsuyoshi (Professor of Faculty of Economics, Tokyo Keizai University) / OHASHI Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 21, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

We Must Identify Key Skills in the Era of AI

TSURU Kotaro (Program Director and Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 13, 2020 [Policy Update]

Export trade fairs and Coronavirus

MAKIOKA Ryo (Fellow (Policy Economist), RIETI)

Articles

October 2, 2020 [Column]

Toward Enhancing SMEs' Resilience against Large-Scale Disasters―Requirements for Increasing the Effectiveness of the SME Resilience Enhancement Act

YAMORI Nobuyoshi (Professor, Kobe University)

Articles

September 30, 2020 [RIETI Report]

Detecting the impact of policy uncertainty on foreign direct investment

INADA Mitsuo (Associate Professor, Faculty of Humanities, Miyazaki Municipal University) / JINJI Naoto (Professor of Economics, Graduate School of Economics, Kyoto University)

Articles

September 28, 2020 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Designing Regulatory and Institutional Systems through Public-Private Cooperation—Industrial Policy for the 21st Century

OHASHI Hiroshi (Program director / Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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