A Consumption Tax Cut Would Undermine Fiscal Sustainability: Tax & Social Security Reform Unit’s Urgent Appeal for Discipline amid Pandemic

A Consumption Tax Cut Would Undermine Fiscal Sustainability

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Better Safe than Free: Majority Prefer Strict Coronavirus Measures

Better Safe than Free: Majority Prefer Strict Coronavirus Measures

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The November Elections Won’t Solve Washington’s China Problem

The November Elections Won’t Solve Washington’s China Problem

Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Don...
Policy Priorities for the Coronavirus Recovery

Policy Priorities for the Coronavirus Recovery

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Blacks Experience Systematic Discrimination in the United States

Blacks Experience Systematic Discrimination in the United States

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A Consumption Tax Cut Would Undermine Fiscal Sustainability: Tax & Social Security Reform Unit’s Urgent Appeal for Discipline amid Pandemic

A Consumption Tax Cut Would Undermine Fiscal Sustainability

Better Safe than Free: Majority Prefer Strict Coronavirus Measures

Better Safe than Free: Majority Prefer Strict Coronavirus Measures

The November Elections Won’t Solve Washington’s China Problem

The November Elections Won’t Solve Washington’s China Problem

Policy Priorities for the Coronavirus Recovery

Policy Priorities for the Coronavirus Recovery

Blacks Experience Systematic Discrimination in the United States

Blacks Experience Systematic Discrimination in the United States

The Debate on Taxing Digital Services, Where Interests Clash

The Debate on Taxing Digital Services, Where Interests Clash

Inflamed American Attitudes Interfere in Healthy Competition with China

Inflamed American Attitudes Interfere in Healthy Competition with China

The Stay-at-Home Advisory as a Hawk-Dove Game

The Stay-at-Home Advisory as a Hawk-Dove Game

An Exit Strategy for the Coronavirus Economy

An Exit Strategy for the Coronavirus Economy

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News

June 23, 2020

Morinobu Joins Government’s My Number Task Force

June 22, 2020

Koike Reelection Likely, Kato Tells Straits Times

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Access Ranking

The Stay-at-Home Advisory as a Hawk-Dove Game

The Stay-at-Home Advisory as a Hawk-Dove Game

Japanese Honeybee

A Comparison of Parliamentary Politics in Japan and Britain (Symposium Report 1)

Better Safe than Free: Majority Prefer Strict Coronavirus Measures

Better Safe than Free: Majority Prefer Strict Coronavirus Measures

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Japanese Honeybee

The Stay-at-Home Advisory as a Hawk-Dove Game

The Stay-at-Home Advisory as a Hawk-Dove Game

An Exit Strategy for the Coronavirus Economy

An Exit Strategy for the Coronavirus Economy

Policy Priorities for the Coronavirus Recovery

Policy Priorities for the Coronavirus Recovery

Japan’s Agriculture and the TPP

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

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

Haiku: The Heart of Japan in 17 Syllables

Haiku: The Heart of Japan in 17 Syllables

The Heisei Era in Review: A Political and Diplomatic Assessment

The Heisei Era in Review: A Political and Diplomatic Assessment

The Digital Economy and Our Vanishing Tax Base

The Digital Economy and Our Vanishing Tax Base

Strategies for Taxing the Digital Economy

Strategies for Taxing the Digital Economy

Experts

バシャール ・ モハメド・カイルル/Md. Khayrul Bashar

Md. Khayrul Bashar

  • DATA SCIENTIST

Areas of Expertise

Data processing, mining, and analysis; machine learning, including deep learning; biomedical (bioimage and biosignal) information processing
原 圭史郎/Keishiro Hara

Keishiro Hara

  • SENIOR FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

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

Research Unit

Economic Policy Studies

千葉 安佐子/Asako Chiba

Asako Chiba

  • POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

  • Macro-finance
  • financial crisis
  • network model

Research Unit

Economic Policy Studies

岡直樹/Naoki Oka

Naoki Oka

Areas of Expertise

International taxation, tax policy

Research Unit

Tax & Social Security Reform

久保 文明/Fumiaki Kubo

Fumiaki Kubo

  • SENIOR FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

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

Research Unit

External Relations

土居 丈朗/Takero Doi

Takero Doi

  • SENIOR FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

  • Tax system
  • local finance
  • fiscal sustainability
  • social security
  • public choice theory

Research Unit

Economic Policy Studies

小林 慶一郎/Keiichiro Kobayashi

Keiichiro Kobayashi

  • RESEARCH DIRECTOR

Areas of Expertise

  • Macroeconomics
  • financial crises
  • economic philosophy

Research Unit

Economic Policy Studies

福島 安紀子/Akiko Fukushima

Akiko Fukushima

  • SENIOR FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

International relations theory, international security

Research Unit

External Relations

酒井 由紀子/Yukiko Sakai

Yukiko Sakai

  • RESEARCH FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

Scholarly information services, health informatics
筒井 清輝/Kiyoteru Tsutsui

Kiyoteru Tsutsui

  • SENIOR FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

Global and transnational sociology, political sociology, comparative historical sociology, social movements, human rights, Japanese society, organizations and economic sociology, quantitative methods

Research Unit

Politics & Economy

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Policy Proposals

Addressing the Economic Fallout from the Coronavirus Crisis: Emergency Proposals by Economists in Japan

Addressing the Economic Fallout from the Coronavirus Crisis

Tax and Social Security Policies for Work-Style Reform

Policy Proposal: Tax and Social Security Policies for Work-Style Reform

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

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

Teaming with the Social Sector to Address Society’s Challenges

Teaming with the Social Sector to Address Society’s Challenges

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Publications

History, Memory, and Politics in Postwar Japan

History, Memory, and Politics in Postwar Japan

Lynne Rienner Publishers

March, 2020

Pioneering New Paths to the Future (brochure)

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

Japan’s Population Implosion: The 50 Million Shock

By Sota Kato

By Yoichi Funabashi

Palgrave Macmillan

January, 2018

Japan Perspectives, No. 18

Japan Perspectives, No. 18

The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research

January, 2017

Japan Perspectives, No. 17

Japan Perspectives, No. 17

The Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research

September, 2016

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