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Reflections on the Cultural Significance of the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics

Tokyo 2020 is just over a year away. Preparations for the Olympics are progressing steadily...
(25/06/2019)

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Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto

Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto
Social Development Research Department

My Russia Experience:From the Soviet Union to Russia

Last March I visited Russia for the first time. How has Russia changed over the last quarter c...
(12/04/2016)

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Akio Doteuchi

Akio Doteuchi
Social Development Research Department

Japanese Property Market Quarterly Review, Fourth Quarter 2014 - J-REITs Soar for Third Year and Office Demand Expands-

■SummaryFollowing negative GDP growth numbers in the second and third quarters, the gove...
(19/02/2015)

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Hiroto Iwasa

Hiroto Iwasa
Financial Research Department

Japanese Property Market Quarterly Review, Third Quarter 2014 -Leasing and Investment Markets Robust while Housing Slows-

■SummaryDomestic economic sentiment has not noticeably improved after recovering from t...
(12/11/2014)

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mamoru masumiya

Creative Industry Trends--The Creative-Industry Profiles of Japan’s Ordinance-Designated Cities

  Creative industries have grown in prominence over the years. We refined our i...
(15/10/2009)

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Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto

Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto
Social Development Research Department

Reconsidering the Expanding Role and New Paradigm for Japan’s Cultural Policy

  Japan’s cultural policy now stands at a crossroads. Looking back, lo...
(30/12/2008)

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Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto

Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto
Social Development Research Department

Can Purposeful Giving Change Society? The Diversification of Personal Philanthropy

While charitable donations by households have declined in recent years, a diverse range of ...
(29/08/2008)

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Akemi Tsukada

“Downsizing” of Housing and Lifestyles for a Low-Carbon Aging Society

“Downsizing” is an emerging trend in home remodeling. It is driven by the ag...
(26/06/2008)

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Akio Doteuchi

Akio Doteuchi
Social Development Research Department

Educational Reform Through the Arts-Initiatives from Abroad and the Challenge for Japan

More artists are providing creative education in schools across Japan. Their origin can be ...
(12/09/2007)

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Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto

Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto
Social Development Research Department

Social Inclusion and the Arts-Cases of Collaboration with Social Welfare

In recent years, social inclusion−a concept that aims to create conditions for eve...
(15/06/2007)

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Akemi Tsukada