TOE Alert: Another Technical Recession Predicted

posted by Richard Katz on October 01, 2015

Found in Japan, categorized in Macro

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We cannot claim to have predicted this second consecutive decline—we’re not in that business—but we did suggest that July-September would disappoint in our September 8 Alert on April-June GDP:


Japan in "technical recession" as July-Sept. GDP estimated to have fallen for 2nd consecutive quarter.

About Richard Katz

Richard Katz is Senior Fellow at the Carnegie Council for Ethics In International Affairs, the New York correspondent for Weekly Toyo Keizai, a leading Japanese business magazine, and formerly the editor of The Oriental Economist Report, a monthly newsletter on Japan.

Mr. Katz has taught about Japan’s economy as an Adjunct Associate Professor at the New York University Stern School of Business, and as a Visiting Lecturer in Economics at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook.

Mr. Katz is the author of two books on Japan's economic travails and has just finished a third book on reviving entrepreeurship in Japan.

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