TITLE

The World's Consumer of Last Resort

AUTHOR(S)
Smick, David M.
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
International Economy;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Elaborates on the difficulty encountered by Japan's monetary policymakers in dealing with an economy experiencing persistent deflationary tendencies. Potential problems of Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi's economic agenda in the Diet; Stability of the yen against the dollar; Factors affecting the implementation of policies that would weaken the yen.
ACCESSION #
5096850

 

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