|Anatomy of Sudden Yen Appreciations|
Author/Editor: Fei Han, Niklas J Westelius.
Release Date:July, 2019
The yen is an important barometer for the Japanese economy. Depreciations are typically associated with favorable economic developments such as increased corporate profits, rising equity prices, and more...
|The Impact of Demographics on Productivity and Inflation in Japan|
Author/Editor: Niklas J Westelius, Yihan Liu.
Release Date:December, 2016
Is Japan’s aging and, more recently, declining population hampering growth and reflation efforts? Exploiting demographic and economic variation in prefectural data between 1990 and 2007, we find more...