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Japan’s Economic Prospects in 2016

Tamim Bayoumi of the PIIE on Japan’s economic state and what’s next for Abenomics

Shannon Tiezzi
Japan’s Economic Prospects in 2016

After a recent move to negative interest rates by the Bank of Japan, and some disappointing data on the fourth quarter of 2016, what’s next for Japan’s economy? Tamim Bayoumi, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, sits down with The Diplomat to discuss Japan’s economic state and what’s next for Abenomics.