TITLE

Japan's Not-So-Hot Recovery

AUTHOR(S)
Fosler, Gail
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);8/14/2006 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 148 Issue 7, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses Japan's economy and economic rate of progress. Japanese employment rates and wages increased in 2006 for the first time since 1997, however, Japan's economy is not performing as well as many analysts would be led to believe. The development of China as an economic power, as well as an overemphasis on exports, has deflated some of Japan's economic success.
ACCESSION #
21939639

 

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