Japan Needs to Rapidly Implement Booster Shots and Expand Tests

Japan Needs to Rapidly Implement Booster Shots and Expand Tests

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Yukichi Fukuzawa’s Outbreak Communication 2: Going beyond the “Protect Everyone” Rhetoric

Yukichi Fukuzawa’s Outbreak Communication 2: Going beyond the “Protect Everyone” Rh...

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Keeping Medical Expenditures Aligned with Fiscal Realities

Keeping Medical Expenditures Aligned with Fiscal Realities

Challenges of Carbon Border Adjustment: Considering the Focus of Expansion of the Carbon Tax

Challenges of Carbon Border Adjustment

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Will China Nationalize Evergrande?

Will China Nationalize Evergrande?

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Japan Needs to Rapidly Implement Booster Shots and Expand Tests

Japan Needs to Rapidly Implement Booster Shots and Expand Tests

Yukichi Fukuzawa’s Outbreak Communication 2: Going beyond the “Protect Everyone” Rhetoric

Yukichi Fukuzawa’s Outbreak Communication 2: Going beyond the “Protect Everyone”...

Keeping Medical Expenditures Aligned with Fiscal Realities

Keeping Medical Expenditures Aligned with Fiscal Realities

Challenges of Carbon Border Adjustment: Considering the Focus of Expansion of the Carbon Tax

Challenges of Carbon Border Adjustment

Will China Nationalize Evergrande?

Will China Nationalize Evergrande?

COVID-19 Infodemic about Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests in Japan

Prime Minister Kishida’s Growth and Redistribution Strategy: Will It Work?

Prime Minister Kishida’s Growth and Redistribution Strategy: Will It Work?

Economic and Social Dimensions of Japan’s Cigarette Tax

Economic and Social Dimensions of Japan’s Cigarette Tax

Message from the President & the CEO

A New Start for the Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research

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News

December 2, 2021

Shibuya Says Border Controls to Prevent Omicron “Just Buy Time”

November 22, 2021

Another COVID Wave Likely to Hit Japan, Shibuya Says, One to Two Months behind Europe

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Experts

吉原 祥子/Shoko Yoshihara

Shoko Yoshihara

  • RESEARCH FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

  • National land resources
  • land ownership system
  • local culture

Research Program

Policy Developments regarding the Problem of Unknown Land Ownership

森信 茂樹/Shigeki Morinobu

Shigeki Morinobu

  • RESEARCH DIRECTOR

Areas of Expertise

  • Tax and fiscal policy
  • local finances

Research Program

The History of Japan’s Consumption Tax: An Archive of Key Events and Documents

Assessing the Integrated Reform of Tax and Social Security Systems in Japan

Digitalization of the Economy and International Taxation

村松 幹二/Kanji Muramatsu

Kanji Muramatsu

  • SENIOR FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

Law and economics
松井 孝典/Takafumi Matsui

Takafumi Matsui

  • DISTINGUISHED FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

  • Comparative planetology
  • astrobiology
  • earth system science
  • theory of civilization
細谷 雄一/Yuichi Hosoya

Yuichi Hosoya

  • RESEARCH DIRECTOR

Areas of Expertise

  • Political science
  • theory and history of international relations
  • contemporary European history

Research Program

Historical Analysis

宮田 裕章/Hiroaki Miyata

Hiroaki Miyata

  • RESEARCH DIRECTOR

Areas of Expertise

  • Data science
  • scientific methodology
  • value co-creation

Research Program

Health System Innovation in the Post-COVID Era

福島 安紀子/Akiko Fukushima

Akiko Fukushima

  • SENIOR FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

  • International relations theory
  • international security
平沼 光/Hikaru Hiranuma

Hikaru Hiranuma

  • SENIOR FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

  • Natural resources and energy issues
  • environment

Research Program

The Blue Economy: International Trends and the Situation in Japan

Japan’s Response to an Accelerating Global Energy Transition

八田 達夫/Tatsuo Hatta

Tatsuo Hatta

  • DISTINGUISHED FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

  • Public economics
  • urban economics
  • international economics
鶴岡 路人/Michito Tsuruoka

Michito Tsuruoka

  • SENIOR FELLOW

Areas of Expertise

European politics, international security

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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

Learning and Interaction: From Cognitive Theories to Epistemology

Learning and Interaction: From Cognitive Theories to Epistemology

By Yuichiro Anzai

Keio University Press

August, 2021

Shigen sodatsu no sekaishi: supaisu, sekiyu, sakyura ekonomi (World History of the Scramble for Resources: Spices, Oil, and the Circular Economy)

Shigen sodatsu no sekaishi: supaisu, sekiyu, sakyura ekonomi (World History of the Scramble for Resources: Spices, Oil, and the Circular Economy)

By Hikaru Hiranuma

Nikkei Publishing

May, 2021

Neo Chaina risuku kenkyu: Hegemoni naki sekai no shihai kozo (The Changing Face of China Risk: A Non-Hegemonic Strategy for Global Dominance)

Neo Chaina risuku kenkyu: Hegemoni naki sekai no shihai kozo (The Changing Face of China Risk: A Non-Hegemonic Strategy for Global Dominance)

By Long Ke

Keio University Press

May, 2021

[ワーキングペーパー] Forecasting Japanese Elections by Applying Ensemble Learning Methods

Forecasting Japanese Elections by Applying Ensemble Learning Methods

By Budrul Ahsan

By Sota Kato

By Shun Ibaragi

Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research

March, 2021

[ワーキングペーパー] Time-Series Topic Analysis Using Singular Spectrum Transformation for Detecting Political Business Cycles

Time-Series Topic Analysis Using Singular Spectrum Transformation for Detecting Political Business Cycles

By Sota Kato

By Takafumi Nakanishi

By Hirokazu Shimauchi

By Budrul Ahsan

Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research

December, 2020

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