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   2014  2015
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Japan and the IMF
Updated October 16, 2014

The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 23, 2014. Listed below are items related to Japan, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).

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October 11, 2014 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Taro Aso, Deputy Prime Minister, Japan
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of Japan. PDF File Size: 201Kb
October 10, 2014 -- Transcript of the Asia and Pacific Department Press Briefing
October 10, 2014 -- IMF Survey : Asia and Pacific: Still Going Strong, Says the IMF
Asia’s growth has been disappointing in the first half of 2014, but the economic outlook for the region remains solid. GDP growth is expected to reach 5.5 percent in 2014.
October 09, 2014 -- Statement by the Hon. Taro Aso, Governor of the IMF and the World Bank Group for Japan
PDF File Size: 362Kb
October 09, 2014 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the World Economic Outlook (WEO), Washington, D.C. Tuesday, October 7, 2014
October 09, 2014 -- Transcript of the IMF Managing Director Press Conference, Washington, D.C. October 09, 2014
September 30, 2014 -- Interview by Nikkei Asian Review with Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, IMF; Lagarde to Japan: Smash the glass ceiling with smart policies for women; Tokyo, September 20, 2014
September 15, 2014 -- IMF Survey : Lagarde Calls for Reforms to Unleash Economic Power of Women
The global economy could be greatly boosted by unleashing the economic power of women, who remain the world’s largest excluded group, the head of the IMF told a high level gathering in Japan.
September 12, 2014 -- The Economic Power of Women’s Empowerment, Keynote Speech By Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund
September 12, 2014 -- 11th Asia-Europe Finance Ministers’ Meeting (ASEM FinMM11) Milan, Italy, Opening Remarks by Naoyuki Shinohara, Deputy Managing Director, IMF
August 04, 2014 -- Japan’s Corporate Income Tax: Facts, Issues and Reform Options
Author/Editor: Ruud A. de Mooij | Ikuo Saito
Series: Working Paper No. 14/138
August 04, 2014 -- Is Japan’s Population Aging Deflationary?
Author/Editor: Derek Anderson | Dennis P. J. Botman | Ben Hunt
Series: Working Paper No. 14/139
August 04, 2014 -- Unstash the Cash! Corporate Governance Reform in Japan
Author/Editor: Chie Aoyagi | Giovanni Ganelli
Series: Working Paper No. 14/140
August 04, 2014 -- Balance Sheet Repair and Corporate Investment in Japan
Author/Editor: Joong Shik Kang
Series: Working Paper No. 14/141
August 04, 2014 -- Health Spending in Japan: Macro-Fiscal Implications and Reform Options
Author/Editor: Masahiro Nozaki | Kenichiro Kashiwase | Ikuo Saito
Series: Working Paper No. 14/142
July 31, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Japan
July 31, 2014 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on Japan Article IV Consultation
July 31, 2014 -- Japan: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; and Press Release
Series: Country Report No. 14/236
July 31, 2014 -- IMF Survey : Japan’s Bumpy Growth Path Puts Premium on Structural Reforms
In its latest assessment of the Japanese economy, the IMF said the recent economic reforms are taking hold, but they need to be more comprehensive and sustained for an extended period. This would help achieve the new inflation target and guard against headwinds from a shrinking labor force and a large fiscal adjustment need.
July 30, 2014 -- 2014 Triennial Surveillance Review - External Study - Integrating Bilateral and Multilateral Surveillance on a Continuing Basis
Subject: Surveillance | United States | Germany | Japan | China | Bilateral surveillance | Multilateral surveillance | Monetary policy | Fiscal policy | Spillovers

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