Funding A Comeback
- Why Fish Still Beats Coal. Powell, Bill // Fortune;7/8/2002, Vol. 146 Issue 1, p34
Mentions that Moody's credit-rating agency downgraded Japan's public debt to A2, five rungs below the AAA rating that Japanese bureaucrats believe the country should have. Idea that the rating puts Japan below the credit risk of Botswana, a developing country; Five differences between Japan and...
- IMF 'help' obstructing Jamaica. // Hot Calaloo;May2011, p8
The article offers information on the study "Jamaica: Macroeconomic Policy, Debt and the IMF," which focused on the impact of unsustainable debt on the economic and social progress in Japan in 2010.
- Public debt. // Financial Management;Jul/Aug2011, p39
The discusses various nations' public debt, with a diagram showing that Japan and Italy have the highest.
- Japan: Beware cyclical success. Stammer, Don // BRW;3/28/2002, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p20
Focuses on the economic condition in Japan. Impact of several recessions on the economy; Crisis faced by the banking industry; Status of government debts.
- Japan's Debt Trap: What Happens Next? // Emerging Markets Monitor;12/14/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 35, p1
The article presents an outlook on the economic sector of Japan. It expects Japan's nominal deficit in fiscal year 2009/2010 to reach 52.8 trillion Japanese yen. It predicts a continued increase in public debt in line with the worsening fiscal performance of Japan. It outlines the factors...
- Japan: Strong Q4, But Bigger Picture Still Bearish. // Emerging Markets Monitor;2/22/2010, Vol. 15 Issue 44, p11
The article forecasts an unsustainable debt path for Japan in 2010 and the coming years despite real gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the fourth quarter of 2009. Japan is projected to remain stuck in deflationary downward trend and real GDP growth is predicted to decline to 0.7 percent in...
- Country Report: Japan. // Japan Country Monitor;Oct2012, p1
The article offers country report on the economic and political growth and outlook from 2009 to 2016 in Japan. It states that the stronger overseas demand for Japanese exports contributes to the indication on the country's economic improvement in 2012. It also mentions that the government has...
- Can The DPJ Reverse Japan's Decline? // Emerging Markets Monitor;9/7/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 22, p1
The article reports on the implications of the landslide election victory of the Democratic Party of Japan (DJP) on August 30, 2009 for Japan's relative economic decline. It details how the policies of DJP can boost the economy of Japan. It projects that Japan's public debt could increase by 200...
- SWOT Analysis. // Japan Metals Report;Q1 2012, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p7
The article presents the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT) analysis for Japan's economic, political, and business environment. It notes that Japan's low unemployment rate and falling prices will foster social stability, however its weak executive branches reduces the scope...