TITLE

More woe from Asia

AUTHOR(S)
Powell, Bill; Kattoulas, Velisarios; Itoi, Kay
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);08/17/98 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 132 Issue 7, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the economic status of Japan and the Asian financial crises. Effect of the crises on inflation in the United States economy; Japanese Prime Minister Keizo Obuchi announcing tax cuts and government spending; Tokyo's banking system needing an overhaul; Concern about regional currency devaluations and stock collapses if the value of the Japanese yen falls; Comment of Adam Rosen, a Japan expert at the Institute of International Economics.
ACCESSION #
968514

 

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