Saving Behavior and the Asset Price "Bubble" in Japan: Analytical Studies

Author/Editor: Baumgartner, Ulrich ; Meredith, Guy
Publication Date: April 21, 1995
Summary: This volume brings together various analytical studies the IMF staff has undertaken on the Japanese economy, focusing on two areas of particular interest for both longer-term economic performance and recent cyclical developments. The first is Japan's saving behavior; the second is the remarkable swing in asset prices that occurred in the late 1980s and early 1990s.
Series: Occasional Paper No. 124
Subject(s): Savings | Foreign investment | Stock markets | Inflation | Japan

Notes Edited by Ulrich Baumgartner and Guy Meredith, with a staff team comprising Juha Kahkonen, Kenneth Miranda, Garry J. Schinasi, and Alexander W. Hoffmaister.
Publication Date: April 21, 1995
ISBN/ISSN: ISSN 0251-6365 ; ISBN 1-55775-462-4 Format: Paper
Stock No: S124EA0000000 Pages: vii+79
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