Growth down

Balch, Roger
May 1995
Asian Business Review;May95, p9
Reports on the decline in economic growth in Japan for the last three months of 1994.


Related Articles

  • Funding A Comeback. Weinberg, Neil // Forbes Asia;Apr2011, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p19 

    The article focuses on the present economic conditions of Japan, with its high government debts and ability of consumers to repay.

  • Promises, promises. Klee, Kenneth; Kattoulas, Velisarios // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);06/29/98 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 131 Issue 26, p40 

    Discusses the financial crisis in Japan. Reaction of Prime Minster Ryutaro Hashimoto to an economic-rescue package; Impact of the crisis on the New York stock market; Observations of United States Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin about solutions for the yen's weakness; Reaction of Japanese banks...

  • Loaded With Debt.  // Forbes Asia;Apr2011, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p19 

    A chart is presented on the debt-to-equity ratio of various countries including 225% of Japan, 132% of Greece, and 72% of India.

  • Is It Ta-ta to Tatami? Hodgson, Deborah // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);12/13/99 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 134 Issue 24, p51 

    Reports the condition of the tatami trade in Japan as of 1999. Tatami as mats of dried straw; History of the decline of the trade and effects of urbanization and economic recession on the industry; Statistics on the number of tatami matmakers who have quit the business; History of the mats,...

  • Grass-Roots Revolt. Wehrfritz, George; Takayama, Hideko // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);1/28/2002 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 139 Issue 4, p44 

    Focuses on the advice given by retired banker and author Yoshiteru Iwai on the Japanese economy and how to deal with debt. His thoughts on banks and banking; How he has helped small businesses deal with loan debts; Assertion that the banks are responsible for the failing economy; Strategy of...

  • Not-So-Happy Meals. Wehrfritz, George; Itoi, Kay // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);8/12/2002 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 140 Issue 6, p4 

    Examines the efforts of Japan to stop prices from falling, by adjusting the cost of McDonald's hamburgers. Observation that raising prices of hamburgers caused consumers to not buy them, resulting in falling sales and profits; Prediction that deflation will continue to plague the Japanese...

  • Japan's Not-So-Hot Recovery. Fosler, Gail // 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,...

  • The lost decade. Powell, Bill; Kattoulas, Velisarios; Takayama, Hideko // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);07/27/98 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 132 Issue 4, p14 

    Discusses the Japanese economic downturn of the 1990s, referred to as the Lost Decade. Journalist James Fallows' 1989 assessment of Japan as a juggernaut that needed to be contained; The perilous condition of the Japanese economy in 1998; Evidence of the effects of the Lost Decade; 1998...

  • No Bubbles in Beijing. Biggs, Barton // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);2/8/2010 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 155 Issue 6, p16 

    In this article the author discusses an aspect of the Chinese economy. The central focus of the article is the author's contention that the Chinese economy is genuinely expansive, not artificially inflated by government action. Among other issues the author examines the Chinese economy relative...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics