Asia’s Growth Prospects in Beijing’s Hands
April 06, 2016
Asia’s Growth Prospects in Beijing’s Hands
A slowing China has prompted the ADB has cut its growth forecasts for the region.
Asia’s Growth Prospects in Beijing’s Hands
It's Official: Japan's Population Is Still Declining
February 27, 2016
It's Official: Japan's Population Is Still Declining
Since 2010, nearly one million Japanese have vanished. How can the government stop population decline?
It's Official: Japan's Population Is Still Declining
Is Abenomics Dead?
February 20, 2016
Is Abenomics Dead?
If it is to be saved, the government needs to start thinking about working people.
Is Abenomics Dead?
Why the Bank of Japan's Negative Interest Rate Decision Matters
January 30, 2016
Why the Bank of Japan's Negative Interest Rate Decision Matters
Japan is experimenting with negative interest rates. Here's what that means.
Why the Bank of Japan's Negative Interest Rate Decision Matters
China Fears Escalate As World Economy Slows
January 25, 2016
China Fears Escalate As World Economy Slows
2016 looks increasingly like a difficult year for the global economy.
China Fears Escalate As World Economy Slows
Asia’s New Year Economic Resolutions
January 01, 2016
Asia’s New Year Economic Resolutions
A tour of the prospects for the Asia-Pacific’s biggest economies in 2016.
Asia’s New Year Economic Resolutions
Policy 101: Kick-Starting Asian Growth
November 23, 2015
Policy 101: Kick-Starting Asian Growth
The region’s leaders have pledged action. Now they need to deliver.
Policy 101: Kick-Starting Asian Growth
The Answer to Japan's Economic Growth Mystery
November 18, 2015
The Answer to Japan's Economic Growth Mystery
Japan has a serious fundamental economic problem that Abenomics alone can't fix.
The Answer to Japan's Economic Growth Mystery
Abenomics Banks on Japan Post
November 03, 2015
Abenomics Banks on Japan Post
Can a huge IPO convert nation of low-risk bank savers into higher-risk stockholders?
Abenomics Banks on Japan Post
Interview: Richard C. Bush on Northeast Asian Economies
October 22, 2015
Interview: Richard C. Bush on Northeast Asian Economies
Insights into the economies of Northeast Asia.
Interview: Richard C. Bush on Northeast Asian Economies
When Womenomics Meets Reality
October 06, 2015
When Womenomics Meets Reality
The Japanese government can make structural changes, but cultural attitudes are proving stubborn.
When Womenomics Meets Reality
Abenomics 2.0: A Reform Reboot For Japan?
September 30, 2015
Abenomics 2.0: A Reform Reboot For Japan?
The Japanese PM turns his attention from defense to his economic program.
Abenomics 2.0: A Reform Reboot For Japan?
World Bank: Brace For Impact
September 17, 2015
World Bank: Brace For Impact
A Fed tightening could create some policy headaches in Asia.
World Bank: Brace For Impact
Export Slump Pressures Asian Currencies
August 20, 2015
Export Slump Pressures Asian Currencies
The pressure on policymakers to act is rising.
Export Slump Pressures Asian Currencies
Is Japan's LDP Beginning to Get Serious About Reigning In Public Debt?
July 07, 2015
Is Japan's LDP Beginning to Get Serious About Reigning In Public Debt?
For Abe, security reforms and TPP-related legislation may trump the annual budget.
Is Japan's LDP Beginning to Get Serious About Reigning In Public Debt?
OECD: World Economy Only ‘B-Minus’
June 05, 2015
OECD: World Economy Only ‘B-Minus’
The Asian picture is mixed, with downgrades for China and Japan.
OECD: World Economy Only ‘B-Minus’
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