GRIPS Development Forum (GDF)
GRIPS Development Forum conducts pragmatic and policy-oriented research
in such areas as industrial development, international development and
development cooperation, building on the development experiences of
Japan and Asia, and widely disseminates the results.
'Learning to Industrialize' is available for open access
(May. 2021) 'Learning to Industrialize: From given growth
to policy-aided value creation' by Prof. Kenichi Ohno (Routledge-GRIPS
Development Forum Studies) is now available for open access.
Book Website (Routledge)
Report Open Seminar
(Apr. 2021) The research
team of Dr. Nguyen Duc Thanh,
and GDF produced the Viet
Nam Productivity Report, which was launched in the Hanoi workshop
co-hosted by Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and JICA.
Ambassador Yamada and JICA Chief Representative Shimizu made opening
remarks. Vietnam is industrializing fast, but it has weaknesses in
productivity growth, domestic value creation and participation in GVCs.
The Report offered standard analysis such as labor productivity
decomposition as well as proposals to deepen bilateral productivity
cooperation with Japan.
Presentation by Dr. Nguyen Duc Thanh
Presentation by Prof. Kenichi Ohno
Event video available
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Facebook (available only in Vietnamese)
Invitation to GDF Zoom Webinar (April 13th)
"Japanese Strategic and Economic Partnerships with Africa in a
Turbulent Era: Achievements, Challenges, and Way Forward"
(Mar. 2021) GRIPS Development Forum (GDF) is pleased to organize a zoom
webinar on Japanese economic diplomacy in Africa, inviting
Ms. Céline Pajon, Research
Fellow and Head of Japan Research at the French Institute of
International Relations (IFRI), and Dr. Hirano Katsumi, Executive
Senior Research Fellow at IDE-JETRO, as speakers.
Uploaded video of this webinar >>> visit
Uploaded video of
- Brenthurst Joint Webinar
(Jan. 2021) GDF-Brenthurst Joint Webinar was
held in November, last year. We uploaded the webinar video to our event
To watch the video, please visit Event page >>>