Japan : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Japan

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publication Date:

November 27, 2018

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

The rapid aging and shrinking of Japan’s population will dominate economic policy making in coming decades—impelling a fresh look at the objectives and tools of Abenomics. Six years of Abenomics have yielded some important results, but achieving sustained high growth and durable reflation, while also tackling debt sustainability and a shifting global economic landscape, will require strengthened policies.

Series:

Country Report No. 18/333

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

November 27, 2018

ISBN/ISSN:

9781484386729/1934-7685

Stock No:

1JPNEA2018001

Price:

$18.00 (Academic Rate:$18.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

93

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