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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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TODO Yasuyuki's Photo

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

October 21, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

TODO Yasuyuki (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Andrew OSWALD's Photo

Why are economists letting down the world on climate change?

October 18, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

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

Chi Hung KWAN's Photo

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

October 10, 2019 [China in Transition]

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Siddharth BHAMBHWANI's Photo

The fundamental drivers of cryptocurrency prices

October 9, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

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)

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Gender Inequalities in the Japanese Workplace and Employment: Theories and Empirical Evidence

October 4, 2019 [RIETI Books (English)]

Written by YAMAGUCHI Kazuo

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October 23, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Effects of Regulations on Cross-border Data Flows: Evidence from a Survey of Japanese Firms

TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI) / KANG Byeongwoo (Hitotsubashi University)

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October 23, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Changes in the Global Financial Environment Surrounding Japan in the 21st Century: Foreign Exchange Policy and International Financial Coordination

IDO Kiyoto (Institute for International Economic Studies)

Papers

October 23, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Effect of Physical Collateral and Personal Guarantees on Business Start-ups

HONJO Yuji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ONO Arito (Chuo University) / TSURUTA Daisuke (Nihon University)

Papers

October 23, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Heterogeneous Impact of Import Competition on Firm Organization: Evidence from Japanese firm-level data

MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Keio University)

Events

October 23, 2019 [Workshops]

International Seminar on "Governance Reforms from Comparative Perspectives"

Papers

October 21, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Neoliberalism and Negative Attitudes toward Immigrants

IGARASHI Akira (Rikkyo University) / ONO Yoshikuni (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)

Papers

October 21, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Uncertainty in Long-Term Macroeconomic Forecasts: Ex post Evaluation of Forecasts by Economics Researchers

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

October 21, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Do Entrepreneurs Have High Life Satisfaction? Evidence from Japan

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

Papers

October 18, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Exchange Rates and Intra- and Inter-Firm Trade in Japan

KATO Atsuyuki (Research Associate, RIETI)

Papers

October 18, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Wage Stratification between Care Workers and Non-care Workers in Japan: Evidence from 2001-2017

OKUBO Shoki (University of Tokyo) / KAWATA Keisuke (University of Tokyo) / YIN Ting (Fellow, RIETI) / XU Zhaoyuan (Development Research Center of the State Council)

Events

October 18, 2019 [Symposiums]

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

Papers

October 18, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Monetary policy in Japan: A review of the Heisei Period

TAKAHASHI Wataru (Osaka University of Economics)

Papers

October 18, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Are Consumer Confidence Index and Asset Value Predication affected by the Number of Daylight hours?: Examination of the SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) Hypothesis

SEKIZAWA Yoichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / KONISHI Yoko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 18, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Uncertainty in Long-Term Economic Forecasts

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

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Papers

October 23, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Effects of Regulations on Cross-border Data Flows: Evidence from a Survey of Japanese Firms

TOMIURA Eiichi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ITO Banri (Research Associate, RIETI) / KANG Byeongwoo (Hitotsubashi University)

Papers

October 23, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Changes in the Global Financial Environment Surrounding Japan in the 21st Century: Foreign Exchange Policy and International Financial Coordination

IDO Kiyoto (Institute for International Economic Studies)

Papers

October 23, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Effect of Physical Collateral and Personal Guarantees on Business Start-ups

HONJO Yuji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / ONO Arito (Chuo University) / TSURUTA Daisuke (Nihon University)

Papers

October 23, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Heterogeneous Impact of Import Competition on Firm Organization: Evidence from Japanese firm-level data

MATSUURA Toshiyuki (Keio University)

Papers

October 21, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Neoliberalism and Negative Attitudes toward Immigrants

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

Papers

October 21, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Uncertainty in Long-Term Macroeconomic Forecasts: Ex post Evaluation of Forecasts by Economics Researchers

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

October 21, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Do Entrepreneurs Have High Life Satisfaction? Evidence from Japan

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

Papers

October 18, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Exchange Rates and Intra- and Inter-Firm Trade in Japan

KATO Atsuyuki (Research Associate, RIETI)

Papers

October 18, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Wage Stratification between Care Workers and Non-care Workers in Japan: Evidence from 2001-2017

OKUBO Shoki (University of Tokyo) / KAWATA Keisuke (University of Tokyo) / YIN Ting (Fellow, RIETI) / XU Zhaoyuan (Development Research Center of the State Council)

Papers

October 18, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Monetary policy in Japan: A review of the Heisei Period

TAKAHASHI Wataru (Osaka University of Economics)

Papers

October 18, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Are Consumer Confidence Index and Asset Value Predication affected by the Number of Daylight hours?: Examination of the SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) Hypothesis

SEKIZAWA Yoichi (Senior Fellow, RIETI) / KONISHI Yoko (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 18, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Uncertainty in Long-Term Economic Forecasts

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

October 16, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Addressing the Institutional Disincentives to Elderly Employment in Japan

OSHIO Takashi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SHIMIZUTANI Satoshi (Nakasone Yasuhiro Peace Institute) / OISHI Akiko (Chiba University)

Papers

October 11, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Why Do We Observe a Regional Balassa-Samuelson Effect?

TOKUI Joji (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

October 9, 2019 [Policy Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Global Rulemaking Strategy for Implementing Emerging Innovation: Case of Medical/Healthcare Robot, HAL by Cyberdyne

IKEDA Yoko (Consulting Fellow, RIETI) / IIZUKA Michiko (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies)

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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

Events

August 27, 2019 [Workshops]

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

Events

August 20, 2019 [Workshops]

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

Events

August 19, 2019 [Workshops]

Frontiers in Research on Offshoring (Handouts)

Events

August 19, 2019 [Workshops]

Frontiers in Research on Offshoring (Summary)

Events

August 1, 2019 [BBL Seminars]

Urgent and Important: Improving WTO performance by revisiting working practices

Bernard HOEKMAN (Professor and Director, Global Economics, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute)

Events

July 18, 2019 [Symposiums]

Free Trade and Data Free Flow with Trust (DFFT): Challenges and Strategies for Japan

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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)

Articles

September 30, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Work Style Reform and Improved Productivity: Employees' Understanding Directly Affects Performance

TSURU Kotaro (Program Director and Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 30, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

The protectionist instinct: How labour market shocks shape the demand for trade protection

Rafael Di TELLA (William Ziegler Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School) / Dani RODRIK (Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy, Harvard University, and CEPR Research Fellow)

Articles

September 30, 2019 [Column]

Creation of a Healthy Cyber Ecosystem

YANO Makoto (President, RIETI)

Articles

September 24, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

What's behind the food self-sufficiency 'crisis'?

YAMASHITA Kazuhito (Senior fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 20, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

The extraordinary rise in trade policy uncertainty

Scott BAKER (Associate Professor of Finance Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University) / Nicholas BLOOM (Professor of Economics at Stanford University) / Steven DAVIS (William H. Abbott Distinguished Service Professor of International Business and Economics, University of Chicago Booth School of Business; Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution)

Articles

September 19, 2019 [China in Transition]

Expansion and Prolonging of U.S.-China Trade Friction
—Conspicuous Trend of Decoupling

Chi Hung KWAN (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

September 17, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Challenges in the digital age

Vincent LABHARD (Senior Economist, ECB) / Peter MCADAM (Principal Economist, Monetary Policy Research division, ECB) / Filippos PETROULAKIS (Economist, ECB) / Lara VIVIAN (Economist, ECB)

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