Why Has Japan Been Hit So Hard by the Global Recession?

Author/Editor: Sommer, Martin
Publication Date: March 18, 2009
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Series: Staff Position Note No. 2009/05
Subject(s): Consumer goods | Consumption | Demand | Domestic investment | Exports | Financial crisis | Industrial sector | International trade | Manufacturing sector | Private sector | Spillovers

Publication Date: March 18, 2009
ISBN/ISSN: 978-1-58906-837-7 / 2072-3202 Format: A web quality merged PDF
Stock No: SPNET2009005 Pages: 6
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