Battle Lessons from a Fiscal Warrior

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Is Population Decline a Constraint on Economic Vitality?

Battle Lessons from a Fiscal Warrior

Can MMT Solve Our Fiscal Problems?

The Abandoned-Land Crisis Seen from the Front Lines of Farmland Reform

America, Japan, and Energy Innovation

Hard Truths About Commercial Whaling in Japan

Is Population Decline a Constraint on Economic Vitality?

CSR as a Tool for Competitiveness and Growth

Artificial Democracy?

A Critique of Japanese Tax Policy in the Heisei Era

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News

August 6, 2019

Office Closed August 13 to 15

June 10, 2019

New Insights into How Market Size Affects Innovation and Growth

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Access Ranking

Program Review: The First Step to Budgetary Reform

The Abandoned-Land Crisis Seen from the Front Lines of Farmland Reform

The Digital Economy and Our Vanishing Tax Base

Battle Lessons from a Fiscal Warrior

Japan since the Meiji Restoration (1): Lessons from Diplomatic and Constitutional H...

Japan since the Meiji Restoration (1): Lessons from Diplomatic and Constitutional H...

How the SDGs Can Benefit Japanese Businesses: Tips on Collaborating with the Social...

Hard Truths About Commercial Whaling in Japan

Is Population Decline a Constraint on Economic Vitality?

CSR as a Tool for Competitiveness and Growth

The Heisei Era in Review: A Political and Diplomatic Assessment

Reaffirming the Value of CSR: Executive Summary, CSR White Paper 2018

How the SDGs Can Benefit Japanese Businesses: Tips on Collaborating with the Social...

113th Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research Forum on “The US Midterm Elections and I...

Japan since the Meiji Restoration (1): Lessons from Diplomatic and Constitutional H...

Experts

Sota Kato

  • EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
    RESEARCH DIRECTOR

Areas of Expertise

Comparative political economy, political methodology, public opinion

Research Unit

Politics & Economy

久保文明

Fumiaki Kubo

  • SENIOR FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

US political and diplomatic history, modern American parties, policy making, US foreign policy

Research Unit

External Relations

Takafumi Nakanishi

  • SENIOR DATA SCIENTIST

Areas of Expertise

  • Data mining
  • data analysis system
  • integrated database
  • sensitivity information processing
  • media content analysis

Research Unit

Politics & Economy

岡直樹

Naoki Oka

Areas of Expertise

International taxation, tax policy

Research Unit

Tax & Social Security Reform

畔蒜泰助

Taisuke Abiru

  • RESEARCH FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

Russian politics and energy strategy, Japan-Russia relations, eurasian geopolitics

Research Unit

External Relations

土屋了介

Ryosuke Tsuchiya

  • SENIOR FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

Medical care, community building, human resources development
平沼光

Hikaru Hiranuma

  • RESEARCH FELLOW
    PROGRAM OFFICER, POLICY RESEARCH

Areas of Expertise

Natural resources and energy issues, international relations (eurasian countries), enviroment

Research Unit

Resources & Energy

ジェラルド・カーティス

Gerald L. Curtis

  • DISTINGUISHED FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

Japanese politics, comparative research on party politics, systems analysis

Keishiro Hara

  • SENIOR FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

  • Future design
  • sustainability science
  • technology innovation
  • urban environmental engineering

Research Unit

Economic Policy Studies

Kiminori Matsuyama

  • CHIEF SCIENTIFIC ADVISER

Areas of Expertise

  • Macroeconomic growth and development
  • international trade

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Policy Proposals

Reaffirming the Value of CSR: Executive Summary, CSR White Paper 2018

Teaming with the Social Sector to Address Society’s Challenges

Five Key Perspectives for Japan’s Energy Mix: Need for Close Attention to Shifting ...

Proposals for Streamlined, Localized Health Insurance Coverage

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Publications

Pioneering New Paths to the Future (brochure)

By Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research

Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research

January, 2019

Japan’s Population Implosion: The 50 Million Shock

By Sota Kato

By Yoichi Funabashi

Palgrave Macmillan

January, 2018

Japan Perspectives, No. 18

The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research

January, 2017

Japan Perspectives, No. 17

The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research

September, 2016

Japan Perspectives, No. 16

The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research

March, 2016

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