|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 17, 2015. Listed below are items related to Japan, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|July 23, 2015 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Japan|
|July 23, 2015 -- 13th Regional Conference on Central America, Panamá, and the Dominican Republic (CAPDR), Keynote Speech by Mitsuhiro Furusawa, Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund|
|July 23, 2015 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on Japan|
|July 23, 2015 -- Japan: 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Japan|
Series: Country Report No. 15/197
|July 23, 2015 -- IMF Survey : Japan: Ramping up Policy Actions for Lasting Economic Change|
Abenomics has lifted Japan out of the doldrums, but policies need to be reinforced to end the lingering deflationary mindset, raise growth, restore fiscal sustainability, and maintain financial stability without undue reliance on yen depreciation.
|July 16, 2015 -- Should Korea Worry about a Permanently Weak Yen?|
Author/Editor: Jack Ree | Gee Hee Hong | Seoeun Choi
Series: Working Paper No. 15/158
|July 09, 2015 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the World Economic Outlook (WEO) Update|
|July 08, 2015 -- Press Release: Central Bank of Myanmar Hosts the Third Conference of the Committee for the Coordination of Financial Sector Technical Assistance to Myanmar (COFTAM)|
|June 29, 2015 -- 2015 External Sector Report - Individual Economy Assessments|
Subject: External sector | Current account | Capital account | Capital flows | Real effective exchange rates | Foreign exchange | Intervention | Developed countries | Emerging markets | Cross country analysis | External Sector Report
|June 10, 2015 -- Fiscal Policy and Long-Term Growth, Keynote Address for Tokyo Fiscal Forum|
|June 03, 2015 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on the Publication of the SDN, When Should Public Debt be Reduced?|
|May 22, 2015 -- JAPAN: Concluding Statement of the 2015 Article IV Mission|
|May 19, 2015 -- A Network Analysis of Sectoral Accounts: Identifying Sectoral Interlinkages in G-4 Economies|
Author/Editor: Luiza Antoun de Almeida
Series: Working Paper No. 15/111
|May 06, 2015 -- IMF Survey : Asia: Stabilizing and Outperforming Other Regions|
Growth in Asia and the Pacific will continue to outperform the rest of the world, and is expected to remain steady at 5.6 percent in 2015, easing slightly to 5.5 percent in 2016, according to the IMF's Regional Economic Outlook for Asia and the Pacific.
|April 18, 2015 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Taro Aso, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Japan|
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of Japan. PDF File Size: 175Kb
|April 17, 2015 -- Transcript of the Asia and Pacific Department Press Briefing|
|April 17, 2015 -- IMF Survey : The Elusive Pursuit of Inflation|
Having worked for years to tame inflation, the world’s central banks are now facing an increasing challenge to reawaken it. In a Spring Meetings seminar, top economists discussed the causes of low inflation, the tools to raise it and implications for global currency movements.
|April 16, 2015 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing with the IMF Managing Director|
|April 15, 2015 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the Global Financial Stability Report|
|April 14, 2015 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the April 2015 World Economic Outlook (WEO)|