Japan's Not-So-Hot Recovery

Fosler, Gail
August 2006
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);8/14/2006 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 148 Issue 7, p37
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.


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