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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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Oriana BANDIERA's Photo

Alleviating poverty with experimental research: The 2019 Nobel laureates

November 6, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Oriana BANDIERA (Professor of Economics and Director of STICERD, LSE)

Keith MASKUS

Role of IPRs in trade policy and global economy

November 1, 2019 [Policy Update]

Keith MASKUS (University of Colorado)

Toward Restructuring the Employment System: How Can We Change Japan's Work Style?

Toward Restructuring the Employment System: How Can We Change Japan's Work Style?

October 30, 2019 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

Written and edited by TSURU Kotaro

Next Blockchain:Creation of a new ecosystem for future industries

Next Blockchain:
Creation of a new ecosystem for future industries

October 29, 2019 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

Written and edited by YANO Makoto, Chris DAI, MASUDA Kenichi, KISHIMOTO Yoshio

"End-of-life Satisfaction" in a Super-aged Society with Compassionate Capitalism from Japan

October 29, 2019 [RIETI Books (Japanese)]

Written by FUJI Kazuhiko

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Papers

November 14, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Segregation and Public Spending under Social Identification

NAKAGAWA Mariko (University of Tokyo) / SATO Yasuhiro (University of Tokyo) / YAMAMOTO Kazuhiro (Osaka University)

Papers

November 14, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Determinants and Impacts of Incorporation of Local Public Technology Transfer Organizations: Evidence from Japan's Kohsetsushi

FUKUGAWA Nobuya (Tohoku University)

Articles

November 14, 2019 [Column]

Do GDP Statistics Have a Future?

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 13, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Determinants of Staged Project Management and Success in Innovation: Empirical Analysis based on the Japanese National Innovation Survey

HANEDA Shoko (Chuo University) / IKEDA Yuya (National Institute of Science and Technology Policy)

Events

November 13, 2019 [Workshops]

Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Finance: New growth avenues in developed economies
(Day 2) Professional Development Workshop

Articles

November 11, 2019 [VoxEU Column]

The costs of using a regional trade agreement

HAYAKAWA Kazunobu (Overseas Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies) / JINJI Naoto (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Associate Professor, Keio Economic Observatory, Keio University) / YOSHIMI Taiyo (Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Chuo University)

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

Papers

November 11, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Corporate Headquarters as a Resource for Diversification

KAWAKAMI Atsushi (Toyo University)

Papers

November 8, 2019 [Non Technical Summaries]

A Comparative Study of Gender Inequality: Occupational segregation in Japan and Korea

YOUM Yoosik (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 8, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

A Comparative Study of Gender Inequality: Occupational segregation in Japan and Korea

YOUM Yoosik (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 7, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Estimating Family Preference for Home Elderly-care Services: Large-scale Conjoint Survey Experiment in Japan

KANEKO Shinji (Hiroshima University) / KAWATA Keisuke (University of Tokyo) / YIN Ting (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 7, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Preference for Elder Policy: Evidence from a Large-scale Conjoint Survey Experiment

KAWATA Keisuke (University of Tokyo) / YIN Ting (Fellow, RIETI) / YOSHIDA Yuichiro (Hiroshima University)

Papers

November 6, 2019 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Blockchain Business and its Regulation

YANO Makoto (President, RIETI) / Chris DAI (Leland Capital / Longhash Japan) / MASUDA Kenichi (Anderson Mori & Tomotsune) / KISHIMOTO Yoshio (Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation, JAPAN)

Papers

November 6, 2019 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Creation of a Blockchain and a New Ecosystem

YANO Makoto (President, RIETI) / Chris DAI (Leland Capital / Longhash Japan) / MASUDA Kenichi (Anderson Mori & Tomotsune) / KISHIMOTO Yoshio (Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation, JAPAN)

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Papers

November 14, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Segregation and Public Spending under Social Identification

NAKAGAWA Mariko (University of Tokyo) / SATO Yasuhiro (University of Tokyo) / YAMAMOTO Kazuhiro (Osaka University)

Papers

November 14, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Determinants and Impacts of Incorporation of Local Public Technology Transfer Organizations: Evidence from Japan's Kohsetsushi

FUKUGAWA Nobuya (Tohoku University)

Papers

November 13, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Determinants of Staged Project Management and Success in Innovation: Empirical Analysis based on the Japanese National Innovation Survey

HANEDA Shoko (Chuo University) / IKEDA Yuya (National Institute of Science and Technology Policy)

Papers

November 11, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Corporate Headquarters as a Resource for Diversification

KAWAKAMI Atsushi (Toyo University)

Papers

November 8, 2019 [Non Technical Summaries]

A Comparative Study of Gender Inequality: Occupational segregation in Japan and Korea

YOUM Yoosik (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 8, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

A Comparative Study of Gender Inequality: Occupational segregation in Japan and Korea

YOUM Yoosik (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 7, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Estimating Family Preference for Home Elderly-care Services: Large-scale Conjoint Survey Experiment in Japan

KANEKO Shinji (Hiroshima University) / KAWATA Keisuke (University of Tokyo) / YIN Ting (Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

November 7, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Preference for Elder Policy: Evidence from a Large-scale Conjoint Survey Experiment

KAWATA Keisuke (University of Tokyo) / YIN Ting (Fellow, RIETI) / YOSHIDA Yuichiro (Hiroshima University)

Papers

November 6, 2019 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Blockchain Business and its Regulation

YANO Makoto (President, RIETI) / Chris DAI (Leland Capital / Longhash Japan) / MASUDA Kenichi (Anderson Mori & Tomotsune) / KISHIMOTO Yoshio (Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation, JAPAN)

Papers

November 6, 2019 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Creation of a Blockchain and a New Ecosystem

YANO Makoto (President, RIETI) / Chris DAI (Leland Capital / Longhash Japan) / MASUDA Kenichi (Anderson Mori & Tomotsune) / KISHIMOTO Yoshio (Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation, JAPAN)

Papers

November 1, 2019 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Corporate Governance Reform under Abenomics

MIYAJIMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SAITO Takuji (Keio University)

Papers

October 31, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Role of Subsidies in the Innovation Policy Mix - The Case of the Supporting Industry Program in Japan

SUZUKI Jun (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies)

Papers

October 30, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Do Japan's Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) Increase Its International Trade?

ANDO Mitsuyo (Keio University) / URATA Shujiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / YAMANOUCHI Kenta (Keio University)

Papers

October 30, 2019 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Why has Deflation Continued under Extraordinary Monetary Expansion?

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 30, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Potentiality and Actuality: Characteristics and Linkage of Entrepreneurs and Angel Investors in Japan

NAKAMURA Hiroki (Chuo University) / HONJO Yuji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow, RIETI)

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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 [Workshops]

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

Events

October 24, 2019 [Symposiums]

Asian Integration and the Global Economy: Economics of geopolitics

Events

October 23, 2019 [Workshops]

International Seminar on "Governance Reforms from Comparative Perspectives"

Events

October 18, 2019 [Symposiums]

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

Events

October 10, 2019 [Workshops]

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

Events

October 8, 2019 [Workshops]

Trade Tensions: Rising Protectionism and Supply Chain

Events

October 2, 2019 [Workshops]

American Views on Trade, the Economy and the Upcoming US Election in Year Three of the Trump Administration (Summary)

Events

September 18, 2019 [Workshops]

Thinking About Widening Gaps in the Reiwa Era -What will happen to corporate governance and wage gaps?

Events

September 17, 2019 [Workshops]

American Views on Trade, the Economy and the Upcoming US Election in Year Three of the Trump Administration (Handout)

Events

September 17, 2019 [BBL Seminars]

Trump's Trade Wars: Where do we stand?

Alan V. DEARDORFF (John W. Sweetland Professor of International Economics and Professor Public Policy, University of Michigan)

Events

September 9, 2019 [Symposiums]

Next Blockchain: Creation of a new ecosystem for future industries

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Articles

November 14, 2019 [Column]

Do GDP Statistics Have a Future?

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

November 11, 2019 [VoxEU Column]

The costs of using a regional trade agreement

HAYAKAWA Kazunobu (Overseas Research Fellow, Institute of Developing Economies) / JINJI Naoto (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Associate Professor, Keio Economic Observatory, Keio University) / YOSHIMI Taiyo (Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Chuo University)

Articles

November 6, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Alleviating poverty with experimental research: The 2019 Nobel laureates

Oriana BANDIERA (Professor of Economics and Director of STICERD, LSE)

Articles

November 1, 2019 [Policy Update]

Role of IPRs in trade policy and global economy

Keith MASKUS (University of Colorado)

Articles

October 30, 2019 [RIETI Report]

Why Japan lost its comparative advantage in producing electronic parts and components

Willem THORBECKE (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 25, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

When dad can stay home: Fathers’ workplace flexibility and maternal health

Petra PERSSON (Assistant Professor of Economics, Stanford University; CEPR Research Affiliate) / Maya ROSSIN-SLATER (Assistant Professor of Health Research & Policy, Stanford University)

Articles

October 25, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Approaches to Arguments for Raising the Minimum Wage with Caution

TSURU Kotaro (Program Director and Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 21, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Assessment of the Impact of Tightening of Export Control against South Korea—Propagation of Negative Effects through Supply Chains Must Be Prevented

TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 18, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Why are economists letting down the world on climate change?

Andrew OSWALD (Professor of Economics and Behavioural Science, Warwick University) / Nicholas STERN (IG Patel Professor of Economics and Government, LSE)

Articles

October 17, 2019 [Column]

Startup Ecosystems and Cities

ISHII Yoshiaki (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 10, 2019 [China in Transition]

China Labeled as a Currency Manipulator
— Is the Chinese Yuan Withering?

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 9, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

The fundamental drivers of cryptocurrency prices

Siddharth BHAMBHWANI (Assistant Professor of Accounting, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology) / Stefanos DELIKOURAS (Assistant Professor of Finance, Miami Business School) / George KORNIOTIS (Professor of Finance, Miami Business School)

Articles

October 4, 2019 [VoxEU Column]

Why Japan lost its comparative advantage in producing electronic parts and components

Willem THORBECKE (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 3, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Liberalising Trade Will Power Asian Economies

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

October 3, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Pitfalls in Automated Driving: Intended and Unintended Consequence of New Technology?

MANAGI Shunsuke (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

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