Getting to 2% Real Growth Productivity Revolution

posted by Richard Katz on December 04, 2015

Found in Japan, categorized in Macro

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Like so many of his predecessors, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has vowed to elevate Japan’s real growth to 2% per year. This is a rate not seen for any five-year period since the late-1980s bubble popped.


Richard Katz's December issue of the Oriental Economist includes reports of Getting to 2% Real Growth Productivity Revolution, How Much Productivity Growth is Needed? Talk with MOF’s Top Official, Japan's Software Industry - What Went Wrong? Taking the Lead on Climate Change - New Energy Model for PRC, Development Aids Climate Goals, and Cheap Yen, Lots of Buying - Tourism Explodes.

About Richard Katz

Richard Katz

Richard Katz is Editor of The Oriental Economist Report, a monthly newsletter on Japan, as well as the semi-weekly TOE Alert e-mail service on Japan, and is also a special correspondent at Weekly Toyo Keizai, a leading Japanese business weekly.

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