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G7 Falters on Growth Test
May 28, 2016
G7 Falters on Growth Test
The summit failed to endorse coordinated action, but did make progress on trade and tax.
G7 Falters on Growth Test
Japan: Abe Set to Delay Next Tax Hike
May 15, 2016
Japan: Abe Set to Delay Next Tax Hike
Bowing to economic realities, the Japanese PM will reportedly postpone the next consumption tax hike.
Japan: Abe Set to Delay Next Tax Hike
What's Next for Abenomics?
May 10, 2016
What's Next for Abenomics?
The success of Shinzo Abe's economic policy push may hinge on pension reforms.
What's Next for Abenomics?
Is Abenomics Going Global?
March 14, 2016
Is Abenomics Going Global?
"Japan and its two decades of economic stagnation seem as if they’re about to have company."
Is Abenomics Going Global?
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?
Japan's Economic Prospects in 2016
February 16, 2016
Japan's Economic Prospects in 2016
Tamim Bayoumi of the PIIE on Japan's economic state and what's next for Abenomics
Japan's Economic Prospects in 2016
‘Sword Of Damocles’ Hangs Over Asia
February 08, 2016
‘Sword Of Damocles’ Hangs Over Asia
Financial markets are worried about another Chinese currency devaluation.
‘Sword Of Damocles’ Hangs Over Asia
What to Make of Japan's New Negative Interest Rate
February 03, 2016
What to Make of Japan's New Negative Interest Rate
The economic (and political) factors behind the Bank of Japan's decision
What to Make of Japan's New Negative Interest Rate
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
Japan Without Ambition
January 22, 2016
Japan Without Ambition
Japan is a nation described by stasis, lethargy, and fatalism … along with a pleasant lifestyle.
Japan Without Ambition
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
Japan's Economy: Out of Recession, Not Out of the Woods
December 09, 2015
Japan's Economy: Out of Recession, Not Out of the Woods
Though there's been some good news of late, there's still a long way to go.
Japan's Economy: Out of Recession, Not Out of the Woods
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
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