Japan economy

Recently, Japan’s factories have come to life again. Photo: Bloomberg

Japan has figured out factories

3 min read . 21 Dec 2017
Fortunately, the administration of Prime Minister Shinzō Abe is aware of the problem, and is taking some steps to address the issue of Japan’s long working hours. Photo: Reuters

Japan takes on its workaholics

3 min read . 04 Jan 2017
John Maynard Keynes’ The General Theory Of Employment, Interest, And Money, which argued for active fiscal policies and was published in 1936, may be old wine in a new bottle, but old wine often rewards those who are willing to taste. Photo: Getty Images

John Maynard Keynes reborn

4 min read . 02 Jan 2017
Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe introduced Abenomics in 2012 to escape the deflationary torpor. Photo: Reuters

Japan vs. the currency speculators

3 min read . 31 Aug 2016
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Policy déjà vu

1 min read . 04 Aug 2016