|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 29, 2016. Listed below are items related to Japan, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|October 29, 2013 -- IMF Survey : IMF-Japan Cooperation in Capacity Building Reaches 20-Year Mark|
A Japanese-IMF scholarship program that has helped over 600 junior government officials from Asia to improve their policymaking skills celebrates its twentieth anniversary this year.
|October 18, 2013 -- Outlook for Interest Rates and Japanese Banks’ Risk Exposures under Abenomics|
Author/Editor: Serkan Arslanalp | Raphael W. Lam
Series: Working Paper No. 13/213
|October 14, 2013 -- First release of G20 Consumer Price Index shows slowing annual inflation at 3.0% in August 2013|
|October 12, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Taro Aso, Deputy Prime Minister of Japan|
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of Japan. PDF File Size: 181Kb
|October 11, 2013 -- Statement by the Hon. Taro Aso, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for Japan|
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|October 11, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Asia: Responding to Slower Growth and Tighter Global Liquidity|
Asia is likely to remain the world’s economic engine despite the recent soft patch in global growth and increasing volatility in international financial markets, says the International Monetary Fund.
|October 09, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the Global Financial Stability Report|
|October 09, 2013 -- Transcript of the Fiscal Monitor Press Conference|
|October 08, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing - World Economic Outlook|
|October 08, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Global Growth Patterns Shifting, Says IMF WEO|
Global growth is still in low gear and its drivers are shifting, says the IMF’s latest WEO report, which forecasts global growth to average 2.9 percent in 2013—below the 3.2 percent recorded in 2012—and to rise to 3.6 percent in 2014.
|October 03, 2013 -- Managing the New Transitions in the Global Economy, an Address by Christine Lagarde Managing Director, International Monetary Fund, at George Washington University, Washington DC, October 3, 2013|
|October 03, 2013 -- Territorial vs. Worldwide Corporate Taxation : Implications for Developing Countries|
Author/Editor: Thornton Matheson | Victoria J. Perry | Chandara Veung
Series: Working Paper No. 13/205
|October 03, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Lagarde: New Global Transitions Need New Global Agenda|
Countries will need to adopt strong national policies and work together closely to manage new transitions under way in the global economy, IMF Chief Christine Lagarde said in a speech ahead of the 2013 World Bank-IMF Annual Meetings.
|October 01, 2013 -- The Path to Higher Growth : Does Revamping Japan’s Dual Labor Market Matter?|
Author/Editor: Chie Aoyagi | Giovanni Ganelli
Series: Working Paper No. 13/202
|September 20, 2013 -- APEC Finance Ministers' Meeting, Remarks by Naoyuki Shinohara, IMF Deputy Managing Director|
|September 20, 2013 -- Women, Work, and the Economy : Macroeconomic Gains from Gender Equity|
Author/Editor: Ms. Katrin Elborgh-Woytek | Ms. Monique Newiak | Ms. Kalpana Kochhar | Ms. Stefania Fabrizio | Mr. Kangni R Kpodar | Mr. Philippe Wingender | Mr. Benedict J. Clements | Mr. Gerd Schwartz
Series: Staff Discussion Notes No. 13/10
Notes: Full text also available in Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish, Executive summary also available in French.
|September 17, 2013 -- Is Labor Market Mismatch a Big Deal in Japan?|
Author/Editor: Ippei Shibata
Series: Working Paper No. 13/196
|September 06, 2013 -- Shock from Graying : Is the Demographic Shift Weakening Monetary Policy Effectiveness|
Author/Editor: Patrick A. Imam
Series: Working Paper No. 13/191
|August 12, 2013 -- Press Release: Fourth Latin American Treasury Forum Seminar in Guatemala Discusses Best Practices in Government Treasury Management<|
|August 09, 2013 -- Global Rebalancing : A Roadmap for Economic Recovery|
Author/Editor: Hamid Faruqee | Krishna Srinivasan