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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

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro's Photo

Future Design: A new policymaking system for future generations

February 14, 2019 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2019 (January 2019)]

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Program Director / Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

ITO Hiroyuki's Photo

What are the Risks for the Global Economy?

February 13, 2019 [Policy Update]

ITO Hiroyuki (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

KONDO Keisuke's Photo

Foreign Workers: Can They Be the Saviors of Japan?

February 12, 2019 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2019 (January 2019)]

KONDO Keisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

Giuseppe BERLINGIERI's Photo

Make-or-buy decisions of multinational firms depend on the technological importance of the product

February 8, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Giuseppe BERLINGIERI (Assistant Professor in Economics at ESSEC Business School; Economist in the Department of Science, Technology and Innovation, OECD) / Frank PISCH (Assistant Professor of International Trade, University of St. Gallen) / Claudia STEINWENDER (Assistant Professor at MIT Management, Sloan School)

MORIKAWA Masayuki's Photo

Policy Objectives Set at the Beginning of the Heisei Era and Reality

February 6, 2019 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2019 (January 2019)]

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

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Papers

February 14, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Weak Rupiah: Catching the tailwinds and avoiding the shoals

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 14, 2019 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2019 (January 2019)]

Future Design: A new policymaking system for future generations

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Program Director / Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 13, 2019 [Column]

How Should We Measure the Development of Artificial Intelligence Technology?

IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 13, 2019 [Policy Update]

What are the Risks for the Global Economy?

ITO Hiroyuki (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Events

February 13, 2019 [Workshops]

T20-G20 Roundtable Discussion on "Digital Trade, WTO Reform, and Trade and Investment for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth"

Events

February 12, 2019 [Workshops]

ERIA–IDE-JETRO–RIETI Roundtable Discussion on "New Global Era of Digital Economies" (Summary)

Articles

February 12, 2019 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2019 (January 2019)]

Foreign Workers: Can They Be the Saviors of Japan?

KONDO Keisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 8, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Make-or-buy decisions of multinational firms depend on the technological importance of the product

Giuseppe BERLINGIERI (Assistant Professor in Economics at ESSEC Business School; Economist in the Department of Science, Technology and Innovation, OECD) / Frank PISCH (Assistant Professor of International Trade, University of St. Gallen) / Claudia STEINWENDER (Assistant Professor at MIT Management, Sloan School)

Papers

February 8, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Employer-Provided Training and Productivity: Evidence from a Panel of Japanese Firms

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

February 6, 2019 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2019 (January 2019)]

Policy Objectives Set at the Beginning of the Heisei Era and Reality

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

February 6, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Latent Risks in the Strong Economy—Poor Resistance in Response to Crises from Overseas

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

February 6, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Actual Condition of Unpaid Overtime and its Determinants: Comparative analysis using four panel data sets

SATO Kazuma (Takushoku University)

Events

February 6, 2019 [Workshops]

ERIA–IDE-JETRO–RIETI Roundtable Discussion on "New Global Era of Digital Economies"

Papers

February 5, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Knowledge Spillover Effect of University-Industry Collaboration Policy: An empirical analysis of knowledge spillover effect of A-STEP program

HATA Shigenori (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 5, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Ordinary people have been hurt by globalism

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

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Papers

February 14, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

The Weak Rupiah: Catching the tailwinds and avoiding the shoals

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

February 8, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Employer-Provided Training and Productivity: Evidence from a Panel of Japanese Firms

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Papers

February 6, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Actual Condition of Unpaid Overtime and its Determinants: Comparative analysis using four panel data sets

SATO Kazuma (Takushoku University)

Papers

February 5, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Knowledge Spillover Effect of University-Industry Collaboration Policy: An empirical analysis of knowledge spillover effect of A-STEP program

HATA Shigenori (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

February 4, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Credit Reallocation, Firm Size, and Productivity

SAKAI Koji (Kyoto Sangyo University) / UESUGI Iichiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

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

Study on Export Business of Trading Companies

URABE Sumiko (Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry)

Papers

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

Study on the Volume of Indirect Export of Manufactured Products

URABE Sumiko (Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry) / SAITO Yukiko (Senior Fellow (Specially Appointed))

Papers

January 30, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Issues of Vocational Training Corporations: From the viewpoint of NPO policy

HATSUTANI Isamu (Osaka University of Commerce)

Papers

January 22, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Are there ethical issues with randomized controlled trials by economists? Evidence from two online surveys in Japan

YOKOO Hidefumi (Research Associate, RIETI)

Papers

January 17, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Three Issues in the Use of RCT and Their Solutions―Precision, noncompliance, and truncation-by-death

YAMAGUCHI Kazuo (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

January 17, 2019 [Discussion Papers (Japanese)]

Employment Pattern after Retirement and its Evaluation - An empirical analysis of the continued employment system

KUME Koichi (Toyo University) / TSURU Kotaro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / SANO Shinpei (Chiba University) / YASUI Kengo (Aoyama Gakuin University)

Papers

January 15, 2019 [Non Technical Summaries]

Oil Prices and the U.S. Economy: Evidence from the stock market

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

January 15, 2019 [Non Technical Summaries]

How Would a Slowdown in the People's Republic of China Affect its Trading Partners?

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

January 15, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

Oil Prices and the U.S. Economy: Evidence from the stock market

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Papers

January 15, 2019 [Discussion Papers (English)]

How Would a Slowdown in the People's Republic of China Affect its Trading Partners?

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

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Events

February 13, 2019 [Workshops]

T20-G20 Roundtable Discussion on "Digital Trade, WTO Reform, and Trade and Investment for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth"

Events

February 12, 2019 [Workshops]

ERIA–IDE-JETRO–RIETI Roundtable Discussion on "New Global Era of Digital Economies" (Summary)

Events

February 6, 2019 [Workshops]

ERIA–IDE-JETRO–RIETI Roundtable Discussion on "New Global Era of Digital Economies"

Events

January 31, 2019 [Workshops]

RIETI - Hitotsubashi - Gakushuin - Toyo International Workshop on Firm Dynamics

Events

January 30, 2019 [Workshops]

Blockchain and Society 5.0-The Creation of a New Marketplace based on Distributed Consensus (Summary)

Events

January 30, 2019 [Symposiums]

Establishing a solid foundation of evidence-based policy making

Events

January 29, 2019 [BBL Seminars]

GVC Journeys When National and Territorial Comparative Advantage Differ

Richard BALDWIN (Professor of International Economics, Graduate Institute, Geneva)

Events

January 8, 2019 [BBL Seminars]

A View from Europe: Monetary policy, structural reforms and the rise of populist politics

Paola SUBACCHI (Senior Research Fellow, Global Economy and Finance, Chatham House)

Events

December 26, 2018 [BBL Seminars]

What's Next for Healthcare IT?

John D HALAMKA (International Healthcare Innovation Professor at Harvard Medical School, Chief Information Officer of the Beth Israel Deaconess Health System and a Practicing Emergency Physician)

Events

December 20, 2018 [Workshops]

How to Surf the Waves of Financial Globalization (Handout)

Events

December 19, 2018 [Workshops]

Uncertainty, Trade and Firms (Summary)

Events

December 19, 2018 [Symposiums]

Asia's Response to the Trade War (Handouts)

Events

December 17, 2018 [BBL Seminars]

Repercussions of Business & Human Rights on Trade and Investment Decisions

Markus LOENING (Chairperson of LI Human Rights Committee, Free Democratic Party, Germany)

Events

December 11, 2018 [Workshops]

AI: Asia – The next frontier in AI development

Events

November 14, 2018 [Workshops]

How to Surf the Waves of Financial Globalization

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Articles

February 14, 2019 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2019 (January 2019)]

Future Design: A new policymaking system for future generations

KOBAYASHI Keiichiro (Program Director / Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 13, 2019 [Column]

How Should We Measure the Development of Artificial Intelligence Technology?

IKEUCHI Kenta (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 13, 2019 [Policy Update]

What are the Risks for the Global Economy?

ITO Hiroyuki (Visiting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 12, 2019 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2019 (January 2019)]

Foreign Workers: Can They Be the Saviors of Japan?

KONDO Keisuke (Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 8, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Make-or-buy decisions of multinational firms depend on the technological importance of the product

Giuseppe BERLINGIERI (Assistant Professor in Economics at ESSEC Business School; Economist in the Department of Science, Technology and Innovation, OECD) / Frank PISCH (Assistant Professor of International Trade, University of St. Gallen) / Claudia STEINWENDER (Assistant Professor at MIT Management, Sloan School)

Articles

February 6, 2019 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2019 (January 2019)]

Policy Objectives Set at the Beginning of the Heisei Era and Reality

MORIKAWA Masayuki (Vice President, RIETI)

Articles

February 6, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Latent Risks in the Strong Economy—Poor Resistance in Response to Crises from Overseas

MIYAGAWA Tsutomu (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

February 5, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Ordinary people have been hurt by globalism

Willem THORBECKE (Senior Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 31, 2019 [Priorities for the Japanese Economy in 2019 (January 2019)]

Reform of the Credit Guarantee System—Will the reform lead to the enhancement of support for SMEs?

YAMORI Nobuyoshi (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 30, 2019 [RIETI Report]

Blockchain and Society 5.0-The Creation of a New Marketplace based on Distributed Consensus

NAKAJIMA Atsushi (Chairman, RIETI) / YANO Makoto (President, RIETI) / Chris DAI (CEO, LONGHASH Japan)

Articles

January 25, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

The macroeconomic benefits of gender diversity

Christine LAGARDE (Managing Director, International Monetary Fund) / Jonathan D. OSTRY (Deputy Director, Research Department, IMF)

Articles

January 23, 2019 [Column]

Evaluation of COP24 and Future Challenges

ARIMA Jun (Consulting Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 22, 2019 [Column]

Applicability of the Inclusive Wealth Index to Policy Making: Expanding its use for social and economic policy

MANAGI Shunsuke (Faculty Fellow, RIETI) / TANAKA Kenta (Associate Professor, Musashi University)

Articles

January 22, 2019 [Newspapers & Magazines]

Keen Eyes for Economic Trends: The Start of Public Sector Work Style Reform

SATO Motohiro (Faculty Fellow, RIETI)

Articles

January 11, 2019 [Perspectives from Around the World]

Japan's age wave: Challenges and solutions

David BLOOM (Clarence James Gamble Professor of Economics and Demography, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health) / Paige KIRBY (Health Policy Associate, Data for Decisions, LLC) / JP SEVILLA (Senior Economist, Data for Decisions, LLC) / Andrew STAWASZ (Law Student, Harvard Law School)

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