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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

The International Economic Policy Challenges for the Biden Administration

February 17, 2021 [YouTube: rietichannel]

Adam S. POSEN (President, Peterson Institute for International Economics)

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

February 17, 2021 [YouTube: rietichannel]

Ambassador, KAUSHIKAN Bilahari (Chairman, Middle East Institute, National University of Singapore)

Chi Hung KWAN's Photo

Deep-rooted Causes behind the China-U.S. Friction
—Similarities to and Differences from the Japan-U.S. Friction

February 26, 2021 [China in Transition]

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

KONDO Keisuke's Photo

How Regional Revitalization Should Be Promoted to Overcome the COVID-19 Crisis

February 19, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

KONDO Keisuke (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

MORIKAWA Masayuki's Photo

Highly Uncertain Prospects for the Japanese Economy and Policy Challenges

February 18, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

MORIKAWA Masayuki (President, RIETI)

KOBAYASHI Yohei's Photo

Resolving "Misunderstandings Concerning the Setting of KPIs" as Key to Promoting EBPM

February 17, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

KOBAYASHI Yohei (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / IKEDA Takaaki (Mitsubishi UFJ Research and Consulting Co., Ltd.)

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Papers

February 26, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Designing a Tourism Stimulus During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Japan

MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Keio University) / SAITO Hisamitsu (Hokkaido University)

Articles

February 26, 2021 [China in Transition]

Deep-rooted Causes behind the China-U.S. Friction
—Similarities to and Differences from the Japan-U.S. Friction

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 25, 2021 [RIETI Report]

A New Working Style in a Post-COVID-19 Era—Will Working from Home Spread in Japan?

KURODA Sachiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / OWAN Hideo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

February 25, 2021 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Situation-dependency of Vaccination Intention: Policy Implications Based on Willingness-to-pay for the COVID-19 Vaccine

SASAKI Shusaku (Tohoku Gakuin University) / SAITO Tomoya (Center for Emergency Preparedness and Response, National Institute of Infectious Diseases) / OHTAKE Fumio (Osaka University)

Papers

February 25, 2021 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Productivity of Firms Using Relief Policies During the COVID-19 Crisis

MORIKAWA Masayuki (President, RIETI)

Papers

February 24, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Stakeholder Participation in a Company's Success and Resilience Against Shocks

OKUBO Toshihiro (Keio University) / Alexander F. WAGNER (University of Zurich) / YAMADA Kazuo (Ritsumeikan University)

Papers

February 24, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Why Do Real Wages Stagnate in Japan and Korea?

Hyunbae CHUN (Sogang University) / FUKAO Kyoji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KWON Hyeog Ug (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) /Jungsoo PARK (Sogang University)

Papers

February 24, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Epidemic and Economic Consequences of Voluntary and Request-based Lockdowns in Japan

HOSONO Kaoru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 22, 2021 [VoxEU Column]

Robots and employment: Evidence from Japan, 1978-2017

ADACHI Daisuke (Visiting Scholar, RIETI) / KAWAGUCHI Daiji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), RIETI)

Papers

February 22, 2021 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Determinants of Labor Share in Japan

HANEDA Sho (Nihon University) / KWON Hyeog Ug (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / IJIRI Naohiko (Nihon University)

Articles

February 22, 2021 [Column]

U.S. Dollar Reliance and International Monetary System in East Asia

ITO Hiroyuki (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 19, 2021 [Column]

R&D policy evaluation system at NEDO, a national R&D agency (An example of the introduction of quantitative evaluation indicators for technology standards)

TAMURA Suguru (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

February 19, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Selection on Welfare Gains: Experimental Evidence from Electricity Plan Choice

ITO Koichiro (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / IDA Takanori (Kyoto University) / TANAKA Makoto (GRIPS)

Articles

February 19, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

How Regional Revitalization Should Be Promoted to Overcome the COVID-19 Crisis

KONDO Keisuke (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

February 19, 2021 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Difference of Interregional Productivity and Allocation of Production Factors

KAWASAKI Kazuyasu (Chuo University)

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Papers

February 26, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Designing a Tourism Stimulus During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Japan

MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Keio University) / SAITO Hisamitsu (Hokkaido University)

Papers

February 25, 2021 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Situation-dependency of Vaccination Intention: Policy Implications Based on Willingness-to-pay for the COVID-19 Vaccine

SASAKI Shusaku (Tohoku Gakuin University) / SAITO Tomoya (Center for Emergency Preparedness and Response, National Institute of Infectious Diseases) / OHTAKE Fumio (Osaka University)

Papers

February 25, 2021 [Policy Discussion Papers (English)]

Productivity of Firms Using Relief Policies During the COVID-19 Crisis

MORIKAWA Masayuki (President, RIETI)

Papers

February 24, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Stakeholder Participation in a Company's Success and Resilience Against Shocks

OKUBO Toshihiro (Keio University) / Alexander F. WAGNER (University of Zurich) / YAMADA Kazuo (Ritsumeikan University)

Papers

February 24, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Why Do Real Wages Stagnate in Japan and Korea?

Hyunbae CHUN (Sogang University) / FUKAO Kyoji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / KWON Hyeog Ug (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) /Jungsoo PARK (Sogang University)

Papers

February 24, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Epidemic and Economic Consequences of Voluntary and Request-based Lockdowns in Japan

HOSONO Kaoru (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

February 22, 2021 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Determinants of Labor Share in Japan

HANEDA Sho (Nihon University) / KWON Hyeog Ug (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / IJIRI Naohiko (Nihon University)

Papers

February 19, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Selection on Welfare Gains: Experimental Evidence from Electricity Plan Choice

ITO Koichiro (Visiting Fellow, RIETI) / IDA Takanori (Kyoto University) / TANAKA Makoto (GRIPS)

Papers

February 19, 2021 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The Difference of Interregional Productivity and Allocation of Production Factors

KAWASAKI Kazuyasu (Chuo University)

Papers

February 12, 2021 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

How Do Japanese Firms Evaluate the Impacts of ESG Activities? A Survey Analysis

SASAKI Takafumi (Chuo University) / HANAEDA Hideki (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

February 10, 2021 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Korean Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Information, Intervention and Social Costs

KWON Hyeog Ug (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / YoungGak KIM (Senshu University)

Papers

February 2, 2021 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

The COVID-19 Pandemic and the Medical Care System in Japan: Status Report and Summary of Related Issues

MASUHARA Hiroaki (Shinshu University) / HOSOYA Kei (Kokugakuin University)

Papers

January 28, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Estimating the Effects of the Minimum Wage Using the Introduction of Indexation

KAWAGUCHI Daiji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / MORI Yuko (Tsuda University)

Papers

January 28, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Dual Labor Market and the "Phillips Curve Puzzle"

AOYAMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / Corrado DI GUILMI (University of Technology Sydney) / FUJIWARA Yoshi (University of Hyogo) / YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

January 28, 2021 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Money Flow Network Among Firms' Accounts in a Regional Bank of Japan

FUJIWARA Yoshi (University of Hyogo) / INOUE Hiroyasu (University of Hyogo) / YAMAGUCHI Takayuki (Shiga University) / AOYAMA Hideaki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TANAKA Takuma (Shiga University) / KIKUCHI Kentaro (Shiga University)

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Events

February 17, 2021 [Symposiums]

Changing Course: Multilateral Cooperation toward Green Growth and Digital Transformation

Events

February 8, 2021 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] Policy Trends Related to the Application of Mobile Payments in China - From restaurant DX to SME credit ratings

Events

February 5, 2021 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] Evaluation of China's Innovation Power: Seen in patent macro data

Events

February 2, 2021 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] Understanding the Turbulent Situation in the Middle East: Turkey's strategy and approach as a clue

Events

February 1, 2021 [Symposiums]

[DX Series] Going Digital: Implications of the COVID-19 crisis on digital transformation (Handout and Video)

Events

January 27, 2021 [BBL Seminars]

[Global Intelligence Series] Considerations on How Japan Can Unlock Its Full Potential in a Rapidly Evolving World

André ANDONIAN (Senior Partner, Chairman and Former Managing Partner of Japan, McKinsey & Company, Inc.)

Events

January 26, 2021 [BBL Seminars]

[Global Intelligence Series] SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) and VSS (Voluntary Sustainability Standards)

NAKAGAWA Junji (Consulting Fellow, RIETI/ Professor, Faculty of Liberal Arts, Chuo Gakuin University / Director, Research Institute of Social System, Chuo Gakuin University)

Events

January 26, 2021 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) and VSS (Voluntary Sustainability Standards)

Events

January 25, 2021 [BBL Seminars]

[Global Intelligence Series] Multi-Risk Governance--International and Domestic Response to Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases

SHIROYAMA Hideaki (Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy / Graduate Schools for Law and Politics / Institute for Future Initiatives)

Events

January 25, 2021 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] Multi-Risk Governance--International and Domestic Response to Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases

Events

January 21, 2021 [Symposiums]

[DX Series] European AI Strategy for Digital Economy: What Japan should learn from the EU

Events

January 20, 2021 [Symposiums]

Autonomous Driving, Driver Assistance, MaaS and ITS

Events

January 19, 2021 [Symposiums]

In Order to Practice Evidence-Based Policymaking

Events

January 18, 2021 [Symposiums]

[Global Intelligence Series] The International Economic Policy Challenges for the Biden Administration (Handout and Video)

Events

January 18, 2021 [BBL Seminars]

[Global Intelligence Series] The International Economic Policy Challenges for the Biden Administration

Adam S. POSEN (President, Peterson Institute for International Economics)

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Articles

February 26, 2021 [China in Transition]

Deep-rooted Causes behind the China-U.S. Friction
—Similarities to and Differences from the Japan-U.S. Friction

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 25, 2021 [RIETI Report]

A New Working Style in a Post-COVID-19 Era—Will Working from Home Spread in Japan?

KURODA Sachiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / OWAN Hideo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 22, 2021 [VoxEU Column]

Robots and employment: Evidence from Japan, 1978-2017

ADACHI Daisuke (Visiting Scholar, RIETI) / KAWAGUCHI Daiji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed), RIETI)

Articles

February 22, 2021 [Column]

U.S. Dollar Reliance and International Monetary System in East Asia

ITO Hiroyuki (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 19, 2021 [Column]

R&D policy evaluation system at NEDO, a national R&D agency (An example of the introduction of quantitative evaluation indicators for technology standards)

TAMURA Suguru (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 19, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

How Regional Revitalization Should Be Promoted to Overcome the COVID-19 Crisis

KONDO Keisuke (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 18, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

Highly Uncertain Prospects for the Japanese Economy and Policy Challenges

MORIKAWA Masayuki (President, RIETI)

Articles

February 18, 2021 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Appropriate Use of Teleworking is the Key—The COVID-19 Crisis and Productivity

MORIKAWA Masayuki (President, RIETI)

Articles

February 17, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

Resolving "Misunderstandings Concerning the Setting of KPIs" as Key to Promoting EBPM

KOBAYASHI Yohei (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / IKEDA Takaaki (Mitsubishi UFJ Research and Consulting Co., Ltd.)

Articles

February 16, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

The Japanese Economy in 2021: Invest in People

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 12, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

A New Working Style in a Post-COVID-19 Era—Will Working from Home Spread in Japan?

KURODA Sachiko (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / OWAN Hideo (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 12, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

Overcome the Coronavirus Crisis and Seize the Opportunity for Business Succession

YAMORI Nobuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 9, 2021 [Column]

Integration of Arts and Sciences

YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 9, 2021 [Column]

Summary of the Results of the Survey on Standardization Activities (2018) (Standardization Activities, Management Guidelines, and Organizational Design)

TAMURA Suguru (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 5, 2021 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2021 (January 2021)]

Behavioral Change and Design and Symbol Standards

TAMURA Suguru (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

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