JapanToken Economy: A practice whereby tokens representing money, toys, candy, etc., are given as secondary reinforcers contingent upon certain desired behaviors or performances.Economics: The science of utilization, distribution, and consumption of services and materials.Economic Development: Mobilization of human, financial, capital, physical and or natural resources to generate goods and services.Running: An activity in which the body is propelled by moving the legs rapidly. Running is performed at a moderate to rapid pace and should be differentiated from JOGGING, which is performed at a much slower pace.Politics: Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.Economic Recession: Significant decline in economic activity spread across the economy, lasting more than a few months, normally visible in real gross domestic product, real income, employment, industrial production, and wholesale-retail sales. (National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc, www.nber.org/cycles.html, accessed 4/23/2009)Capitalism: A political and economic system characterized by individual rights, by private or corporate ownership of capital goods, and by prices, production, and the distribution of goods that are determined mainly by competition in a free market. (From Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)Commerce: The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)Agriculture: The science, art or practice of cultivating soil, producing crops, and raising livestock.Anthropology: The science devoted to the comparative study of man.TokyoGross Domestic Product: Value of all final goods and services produced in a country in one year.Developing Countries: Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.Energy Metabolism: The chemical reactions involved in the production and utilization of various forms of energy in cells.Strikes, Employee: Work-related situations in which the employees as a group refuse to work until certain conditions of employment are granted by the employer.History of MedicineModels, Economic: Statistical models of the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services, as well as of financial considerations. For the application of statistics to the testing and quantifying of economic theories MODELS, ECONOMETRIC is available.Conservation of Natural Resources: The protection, preservation, restoration, and rational use of all resources in the total environment.Oxygen Consumption: The rate at which oxygen is used by a tissue; microliters of oxygen STPD used per milligram of tissue per hour; the rate at which oxygen enters the blood from alveolar gas, equal in the steady state to the consumption of oxygen by tissue metabolism throughout the body. (Stedman, 25th ed, p346)Technology: The application of scientific knowledge to practical purposes in any field. It includes methods, techniques, and instrumentation.Internationality: The quality or state of relating to or affecting two or more nations. (After Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)World Health: The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.Phylogeny: The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.Earthquakes: Sudden slips on a fault, and the resulting ground shaking and radiated seismic energy caused by the slips, or by volcanic or magmatic activity, or other sudden stress changes in the earth. Faults are fractures along which the blocks of EARTH crust on either side have moved relative to one another parallel to the fracture.History, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.Industry: Any enterprise centered on the processing, assembly, production, or marketing of a line of products, services, commodities, or merchandise, in a particular field often named after its principal product. Examples include the automobile, fishing, music, publishing, insurance, and textile industries.United StatesEconomic Competition: The effort of two or more parties to secure the business of a third party by offering, usually under fair or equitable rules of business practice, the most favorable terms.Public Policy: A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.Models, Econometric: The application of mathematical formulas and statistical techniques to the testing and quantifying of economic theories and the solution of economic problems.Health Policy: Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.Carbon Footprint: A measure of the total greenhouse gas emissions produced by an individual, organization, event, or product. It is measured in units of equivalent kilograms of CARBON DIOXIDE generated in a given time frame.Energy-Generating Resources: Materials or phenomena which can provide energy directly or via conversion.Food Supply: The production and movement of food items from point of origin to use or consumption.Healthcare Financing: Methods of generating, allocating, and using financial resources in healthcare systems.Public Health: Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.International Cooperation: The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.Unemployment: The state of not being engaged in a gainful occupation.Anthropology, Cultural: It is the study of social phenomena which characterize the learned, shared, and transmitted social activities of particular ethnic groups with focus on the causes, consequences, and complexities of human social and cultural variability.Walking: An activity in which the body advances at a slow to moderate pace by moving the feet in a coordinated fashion. This includes recreational walking, walking for fitness, and competitive race-walking.History, Ancient: The period of history before 500 of the common era.China: A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Reinforcement Schedule: A schedule prescribing when the subject is to be reinforced or rewarded in terms of temporal interval in psychological experiments. The schedule may be continuous or intermittent.Employment: The state of being engaged in an activity or service for wages or salary.Health Expenditures: The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.Geography: The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Urbanization: The process whereby a society changes from a rural to an urban way of life. It refers also to the gradual increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas.Environmental Pollution: Contamination of the air, bodies of water, or land with substances that are harmful to human health and the environment.Health Care Reform: Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.History, 21st Century: Time period from 2001 through 2100 of the common era.Nitrogen: An element with the atomic symbol N, atomic number 7, and atomic weight [14.00643; 14.00728]. Nitrogen exists as a diatomic gas and makes up about 78% of the earth's atmosphere by volume. It is a constituent of proteins and nucleic acids and found in all living cells.Health Care Costs: The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.Health Care Sector: Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.Columbidae: Family in the order COLUMBIFORMES, comprised of pigeons or doves. They are BIRDS with short legs, stout bodies, small heads, and slender bills. Some sources call the smaller species doves and the larger pigeons, but the names are interchangeable.Environmental Policy: A course of action or principle adopted or proposed by a government, party, business, or individual that concerns human interactions with nature and natural resources.Asia: The largest of the continents. It was known to the Romans more specifically as what we know today as Asia Minor. The name comes from at least two possible sources: from the Assyrian asu (to rise) or from the Sanskrit usa (dawn), both with reference to its being the land of the rising sun, i.e., eastern as opposed to Europe, to the west. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p82 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p34)United Nations: An international organization whose members include most of the sovereign nations of the world with headquarters in New York City. The primary objectives of the organization are to maintain peace and security and to achieve international cooperation in solving international economic, social, cultural, or humanitarian problems.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Armenia: An ancient country in western Asia, by the twentieth century divided among the former USSR, Turkey, and Iran. It was attacked at various times from before the 7th century B.C. to 69 B.C. by Assyrians, Medes, Persians, the Greeks under Alexander, and the Romans. It changed hands frequently in wars between Neo-Persian and Roman Empires from the 3d to 7th centuries and later under Arabs, Seljuks, Byzantines, and Mongols. In the 19th century Armenian nationalism arose but suffered during Russo-Turkish hostilities. It became part of the Soviet Republic in 1921, with part remaining under Turkey. (Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988)Conservation of Energy Resources: Planned management, use, and preservation of energy resources.Costs and Cost Analysis: Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.Income: Revenues or receipts accruing from business enterprise, labor, or invested capital.Multi-Institutional Systems: Institutional systems consisting of more than one health facility which have cooperative administrative arrangements through merger, affiliation, shared services, or other collective ventures.Aerospace Medicine: That branch of medicine dealing with the studies and effects of flight through the atmosphere or in space upon the human body and with the prevention or cure of physiological or psychological malfunctions arising from these effects. (from NASA Thesaurus)Cost Control: The containment, regulation, or restraint of costs. Costs are said to be contained when the value of resources committed to an activity is not considered excessive. This determination is frequently subjective and dependent upon the specific geographic area of the activity being measured. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)Government Regulation: Exercise of governmental authority to control conduct.Investments: Use for articles on the investing of funds for income or profit.Efficiency: Ratio of output to effort, or the ratio of effort produced to energy expended.Financing, Government: Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.Fertilizers: Substances or mixtures that are added to the soil to supply nutrients or to make available nutrients already present in the soil, in order to increase plant growth and productivity.Archaeology: The scientific study of past societies through artifacts, fossils, etc.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Fossil Fuels: Any combustible hydrocarbon deposit formed from the remains of prehistoric organisms. Examples are petroleum, coal, and natural gas.Social Change: Social process whereby the values, attitudes, or institutions of society, such as education, family, religion, and industry become modified. It includes both the natural process and action programs initiated by members of the community.Appetitive Behavior: Animal searching behavior. The variable introductory phase of an instinctive behavior pattern or sequence, e.g., looking for food, or sequential courtship patterns prior to mating.Private Sector: That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.Tanning: A process of preserving animal hides by chemical treatment (using vegetable tannins, metallic sulfates, and sulfurized phenol compounds, or syntans) to make them immune to bacterial attack, and subsequent treatments with fats and greases to make them pliable. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 5th ed)Altitude: A vertical distance measured from a known level on the surface of a planet or other celestial body.Value of Life: The intrinsic moral worth ascribed to a living being. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Taxes: Governmental levies on property, inheritance, gifts, etc.Sequence Analysis, DNA: A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.Crops, Agricultural: Cultivated plants or agricultural produce such as grain, vegetables, or fruit. (From American Heritage Dictionary, 1982)Physical Endurance: The time span between the beginning of physical activity by an individual and the termination because of exhaustion.Delivery of Health Care: The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.Molecular Sequence Data: Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.Tobacco Industry: The aggregate business enterprise of agriculture, manufacture, and distribution related to tobacco and tobacco-derived products.Forecasting: The prediction or projection of the nature of future problems or existing conditions based upon the extrapolation or interpretation of existing scientific data or by the application of scientific methodology.Seasons: Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Occupational Health: The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.Government Programs: Programs and activities sponsored or administered by local, state, or national governments.Cost-Benefit Analysis: A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.Social Conditions: The state of society as it exists or in flux. While it usually refers to society as a whole in a specified geographical or political region, it is applicable also to restricted strata of a society.Developed Countries: Countries that have reached a level of economic achievement through an increase of production, per capita income and consumption, and utilization of natural and human resources.Privatization: Process of shifting publicly controlled services and/or facilities to the private sector.Mortality: All deaths reported in a given population.Ecology: The branch of science concerned with the interrelationship of organisms and their ENVIRONMENT, especially as manifested by natural cycles and rhythms, community development and structure, interactions between different kinds of organisms, geographic distributions, and population alterations. (Webster's, 3d ed)VietnamHistory, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.Poverty: A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.Biological Science Disciplines: All of the divisions of the natural sciences dealing with the various aspects of the phenomena of life and vital processes. The concept includes anatomy and physiology, biochemistry and biophysics, and the biology of animals, plants, and microorganisms. It should be differentiated from BIOLOGY, one of its subdivisions, concerned specifically with the origin and life processes of living organisms.Cost of Illness: The personal cost of acute or chronic disease. The cost to the patient may be an economic, social, or psychological cost or personal loss to self, family, or immediate community. The cost of illness may be reflected in absenteeism, productivity, response to treatment, peace of mind, or QUALITY OF LIFE. It differs from HEALTH CARE COSTS, meaning the societal cost of providing services related to the delivery of health care, rather than personal impact on individuals.Technology Transfer: Spread and adoption of inventions and techniques from one geographic area to another, from one discipline to another, or from one sector of the economy to another. For example, improvements in medical equipment may be transferred from industrial countries to developing countries, advances arising from aerospace engineering may be applied to equipment for persons with disabilities, and innovations in science arising from government research are made available to private enterprise.Rural Population: The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.Ecosystem: A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Work Simplification: The construction or arrangement of a task so that it may be done with the greatest possible efficiency.Models, Theoretical: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Disease Outbreaks: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.Europe, EasternIncidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.Health Manpower: The availability of HEALTH PERSONNEL. It includes the demand and recruitment of both professional and allied health personnel, their present and future supply and distribution, and their assignment and utilization.RussiaEmigration and Immigration: The process of leaving one's country to establish residence in a foreign country.Social Welfare: Organized institutions which provide services to ameliorate conditions of need or social pathology in the community.Public Sector: The area of a nation's economy that is tax-supported and under government control.Travel: Aspects of health and disease related to travel.Sociology: A social science dealing with group relationships, patterns of collective behavior, and social organization.EuropeBiomechanical Phenomena: The properties, processes, and behavior of biological systems under the action of mechanical forces.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Health Occupations: Professions or other business activities directed to the cure and prevention of disease. For occupations of medical personnel who are not physicians but who are working in the fields of medical technology, physical therapy, etc., ALLIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS is available.Achilles Tendon: A fibrous cord that connects the muscles in the back of the calf to the HEEL BONE.Research: Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)Extramarital Relations: Voluntary SEXUAL INTERCOURSE between a married person and someone other than the SPOUSE.
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An economy in a liquidity trap cannot use monetary stimulus to increase output because there is little connection between ... Other apparent evidence against the Pigou effect from Japan may be its long period of stagnating consumer expenditure whilst ... Finally, the economy moves to the new equilibrium, at full employment. Pigou concluded that an equilibrium with employment ... However, the Pigou effect creates a mechanism for the economy to escape the trap: As unemployment rises, the price level drops ...
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Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry awarded the IT management Award for Small and Medium Enterprises to Kaiho in ... Japan. Kaiho Sangyo was the largest exporter of used automobile parts in Japan in 2010. The company was founded by Norihiko ... The company developed a standard for rating the quality of used engines for export, called the Japan Reuse Standard (JRS). The ... "2013年 第13回 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Japan". EY Building a Better Working World. Archived from the original on 12 August 2015 ...
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Japans economy shrank much more-than-expected in the fourth quarter, as Thai floods, a strong yen and weak demand hurt exports ... Japans economy shrinks more than expected. Japans economy shrank much more-than-expected in the fourth quarter, as Thai ... Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda hopes to contain the rise in Japans debt pile - now already twice the size of the economy - by ... The Bank of Japan, which began a two-day meeting today, is unlikely to be pressured into easing policy this week, analysts said ...
WSJs Ramy Inocencio speaks to Japan Editor-in-Chief Jacob Schlesinger about whether this derails plans ... Japan is in recession after the economy unexpectedly contracted for the second quarter in a row. ... Japans Surprise Recession: Economy Shrinks 1.6%. Japan is in recession after the economy unexpectedly contracted for the ... Japan falls into recession the worlds third-largest economy contracted on an annualized basis of one point six percent though ...
Japans economy contracted at an annual rate of 3.5% in the latest quarter, sparking concerns of a sustained regional trade ... Japans Nikkei closed down almost 1% in trading in Tokyo. The worlds third-largest economy, Japan risks slipping into ... "Japans economy may already be in recession," said David Rea of Capital Economics. "The sharp fall in third quarter GDP was the ... Japans economy contracted at an annual rate of 3.5% in the latest quarter, sparking concerns of a sustained regional slowdown. ...
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  • Maybe we should take our cue from Japan, which seems to have developed an egalitarian version of capitalism, where business people are viewed as heroic and where organisations are run more in the interests of managers and employees than shareholders. (prospectmagazine.co.uk)
  • The government also wants to double foreign direct investment in Japan by 2020. (cnbc.com)
  • Speech by Mr Masazumi Wakatabe, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Ehime, 5 February 2020. (bis.org)
  • FILE PHOTO: Less than usual passersby are seen on the street after the government announced the state of emergency for the capital following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak at Kabukicho shopping and entertainment district in Tokyo, Japan April 8, 2020. (reuters.com)
  • Japan saidon Thursday that its economy grew again in the quarter to March, pointing to a recovery as Tokyo and its hand-picked central bank team set about stoking the world's third-largest economy. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Tokyo, Japan (CNN) -- Japan has slipped to the world's third largest economy, falling behind the blistering speed of China's manufacturing growth, according to Japanese figures released Monday. (cnn.com)
  • TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Economy Minister Akira Amari resigned abruptly on Thursday to take responsibility for a political funding scandal that has rocked the government, but denied having taken bribes. (reuters.com)
  • TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan and China agree that a trade war will have serious consequences for the world economy, Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono said on Monday after a high-level economic dialogue between the world's third- and second-largest economies. (reuters.com)
  • Honshu is divided into 47 prefectures (or states) including Tokyo, which is similar to the District of Columbia in the U.S. Japan can be divided into 9 different cultural regions, which plays a significant role in determining geographic sales territories. (pacificbridgemedical.com)
  • Though policy makers in the U.S. U.K. and Eurozone make reference to a lack of vigorous response by Tokyo in that period, the fact is that the Japanese government engaged in massive deficit spending in a futile measure to stimulate a stagnant economy. (globaleconomiccrisis.com)
  • As in the 1990s, all the deficit spending in the world Tokyo may engage in will fail to arrest the grave economic crisis that has now gripped the Japanese economy. (globaleconomiccrisis.com)
  • The latest was a 6.8-magnitude quake that hit at 6:24 a.m. (local time yesterday), 400 km northeast of Tokyo at a shallow depth of nine km below the Pacific seafloor, the Japan Meteorological Agency said. (thehindubusinessline.com)
  • TOKYO (AP) - Japanese manufacturers' sentiments improved for the first time in three years, a quarterly Bank of Japan survey showed Thursday, as the nation grappled with stagnation worsened by the coronavirus pandemic. (ap.org)
  • TOKYO (AP) - Investors in Japan and elsewhere were left scratching their heads Thursday after trading on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, the world's third largest by market value, was halted for the day due to a technical failure. (ap.org)
  • TOKYO (AP) - Top diplomats from the U.S., Australia and India plan to gather in Tokyo next week to discuss their common regional concerns, such as China's increasingly assertive actions, in the first face-to-face ministerial meetings Japan will host since the coronavirus pandemic began. (ap.org)
  • TOKYO - If you listen to American, European, or even Chinese leaders, Japan is the economic future no one wants. (project-syndicate.org)
  • The news came a day after data showed the world's third-biggest economy unexpectedly shrank for a second-consecutive quarter in July-September, after the initial sales tax hike clobbered consumer spending. (cnbc.com)
  • Japan's economy shrank at a worse than anticipated annualized rate of 2.5 percent in July-September due to weaker consumer demand and corporate investment. (foxbusiness.com)
  • Last week the central bank warned over a worsening export and factory output picture, but it held fire on launching more stimulus measures, saying the economy was recovering. (yahoo.com)
  • Had Abe done more to restructure Japan, not just talk about it, it would not be stumbling into 2019 amid talk of new stimulus and the return of the " concrete economics . (atimes.com)
  • As in the US and Europe, where the central banks have carried out similar monetary stimulus programs, Abe's infusion of cash into the financial system has pushed up stock prices, subsidized financial speculation and increased the wealth of the corporate elite, but has done virtually nothing to revive the real economy. (wsws.org)
  • This meant that Japan had much more flexibility to engage in fiscal stimulus spending, in comparison to the U.S. with its negative savings rate. (globaleconomiccrisis.com)
  • As for the outlook, emerging and commodity-exporting economies are expected to grow moderately, supported mainly by the effects of the recovery in advanced economies and of economic stimulus measures gradually taking root. (or.jp)
  • The Shakespearean drama at Nissan Motor is another damning metric in a year Japan Inc might have preferred to skip altogether. (atimes.com)
  • However, the possibility of a split in the ruling Democratic Party of Japan remained, with Reuters citing national broadcaster NHK as reporting that 57 lawmakers from the party failed to back the bill. (marketwatch.com)
  • Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, held a summit meeting with H.E. Mr. Mark Rutte, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, who is currently visiting Japan. (go.jp)
  • Students make their way in the snow as they head to National Center Test for University Admissions in Nagoya, Aichi prefecture, Japan, on January 14, 2017. (theatlantic.com)
  • Ruiz Estrada, Mario Arturo, How Productivity Can Affect Pension Systems: The Case of Japan and Malaysia (February 22, 2017). (ssrn.com)
  • While growth in the mainland economy has slowed from double-digit levels in recent years it remains on course to overtake the U.S. as the world's largest economy as early as 2019 according to the Economist Intelligence Unit. (cnbc.com)
  • The fourth-quarter drop also marked the fourth contraction in the last five quarters, ending a year when Japan was hit by an earthquake, tsunami and the worst nuclear power accident since Chernobyl in 1986. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • That contraction ended the longest straight period of expansion for Japan in nearly three decades. (foxbusiness.com)
  • Men are paid 28% more than women in Japan, a rate that has improved over recent decades, but remains significantly higher than other developed countries including France, Sweden and the U.S. (cnn.com)
  • For the first four decades after signing those treaties, Japan engaged in a remarkably successful transformation, reinventing itself politically as it adopted the institutions of democratic government and economically, first as an exporter of cheap consumer goods. (hoover.org)
  • Yes, nobody wants to be Japan, the fallen angel that went from one of the fastest growing economies in the world for more than three decades to one that has slowed to a crawl for the past 18 years. (project-syndicate.org)
  • In recent decades Japan has changed from a strongly growing, economically successful nation regarded as prime example of social equality and inclusion, to a nation with a stagnating economy, a shrinking population and a very high proportion of elderly people. (routledge.com)
  • The Nikkei 225 presents the monthly report of top Blue chip (stock market) equities on Japan Exchange Group. (wikipedia.org)
  • In what has become a global pattern, where big investors respond to signs of continued slump in the real economy by driving share values higher in anticipation of more cash from central bankers, the Nikkei stock index rose 0.5 percent on Monday. (wsws.org)
  • The Bloomberg Global Innovation Index for 2013 showed that Japan had a considerable lead, ranking sixth globally versus China's 29th position. (cnbc.com)
  • BEIJING (AP) - China is set to overtake Japan as the world's second-largest economy in a resurgence that is changing everything from the global balance of military and financial power to how cars are designed. (washingtontimes.com)
  • Australia has been one of the biggest beneficiaries as China 's voracious appetite for iron ore, coal and other commodities drove a mining boom that kept its economy growing through the global crisis. (washingtontimes.com)
  • Business Ethics: Japan and the Global Economy presents a multicultural perspective of global business ethics with special emphasis on Japanese viewpoints. (springer.com)
  • Business Ethics: Japan and the Global Economy provides philosophical and anthropological analyses of the Japanese economic mind, departing from previous stereotyped approaches. (springer.com)
  • The accusations on bribery come at a sensitive time because policy makers are already grappling with a stock market sell-off, a rising yen and worries about a weakening global economy. (reuters.com)
  • The past year was ruinous for the "Japan-is-back" story Abe sold global investors since 2012. (atimes.com)
  • Japan is the world's third largest automobile manufacturing country, has the largest electronics goods industry, and is often ranked among the world's most innovative countries leading several measures of global patent filings. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of 2015, 54 of the Fortune Global 500 companies are based in Japan, down from 62 in 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • If something goes wrong with the Chinese economy, it would cause spillover effects to Europe and Southeast Asia, which would in turn have a big impact on the global economy," a manager of an electric machinery maker wrote in the survey. (reuters.com)
  • The global implications of a further decline in China are indicated by the fact that over the past decade, China has accounted for a third of the expansion in the global economy, almost double that provided by the US. (wsws.org)
  • However, global cooperation has become difficult as we are in a period of high dispersion of global economic power among many countries including emerging economies. (brookings.edu)
  • A global fiasco is brewing in Japan," predicted Société Générale analyst Dylan Grice in a recent report. (slate.com)
  • Indeed, it's often said that you aren't a real macro trader (someone who bets on global trends) until you've gotten burned shorting (i.e., betting against) Japan. (slate.com)
  • How can companies and investors avoid losing money as the global economy goes into a China-led reces. (icis.com)
  • Most importantly, Japan did not have the banking quandaries and low savings rate that precipitated the current Global Economic Crisis in the United States, which has now spread throughout the world. (globaleconomiccrisis.com)
  • If past deficit spending failed to reverse macroeconomic trends in Japan stemming from irrational asset bubbles, how can replication of such an ineffective fiscal response reverse the Global Economic Crisis, especially in regards to the United States? (globaleconomiccrisis.com)
  • The Asian Crisis of 1997-1998 represented the biggest shock to the global economy of the post-WWII period up to that point. (ssrn.com)
  • Real Time Economics offers exclusive news, analysis and commentary on the U.S. and global economy, central bank policy and economics. (wsj.com)
  • The decelerating trend in overseas economies that had continued since the global financial crisis has at long last come to a halt, and a recovery is starting. (or.jp)
  • To more effectively deal with issues raised by multinationals operating in an integrated global economy, there are a growing number of international labor organizations including UNI Global Union, a global union that represents 900 trade unions and 20 million workers ("UNI Global Union," 2011). (brightkite.com)
  • We've had to really re-evaluate our business plan and figure out how to survive the new economy," says Faccibene, 48. (newsday.com)
  • Ishikawa, who emigrated from Japan to the United States in 1974, had already had a long history in the restaurant business, having opened his own sushi restaurant, Taiko, in 1979, which is still in Rockville Centre . (newsday.com)
  • In contrast to the typical business ethics book written primarily from the viewpoint of Western culture and economy, the majority of the work is by Asian scholars, providing an historical overview of the religious, scientific and cultural phenomena which converged to create modern Japanese business ethics. (springer.com)
  • Because Japan is an economic superpower, it is critical to understand the hidden economic culture, work ethic, and way of thinking in business. (springer.com)
  • Manga cafe business expands to 2000 stores nationwide in Japan in 2002. (wikipedia.org)
  • This reports series gives a summary of political risk and the business environment and forecasts the prospects for the economy & likely future trends, allowing you to understand the macro-economic environment as a basis for strategic planning. (euromonitor.com)
  • 2 The general situation of Japan s economy Economic activity is continuing a moderate recovery Figure 1-1 Economic Activity Figure 1-2 The Corporate Sector Figure 1-3 Overseas Demand The leading index of business conditions rose for the first time in 3 months, due to the fall in the inventory ratio, etc. (docplayer.net)
  • In commodity-exporting economies such as Russia and Brazil, positive developments, including improvements in the trade balance and in business and consumer confidence indicators, have been observed following the bottoming out of commodity prices. (or.jp)
  • The data was seen by some observers as an early mark of success for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's bid to stimulate the long-stagnant economy with a policy prescription of big government spending and aggressive central bank easing. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Today the popular perception is that Japan is stagnant but stable. (slate.com)
  • For years, some foreign economists, among them Ben Bernanke, who is completing his term as chairman of the Federal Reserve, have been calling on Japan to stimulate inflation by, in effect, printing money. (nytimes.com)
  • Japanese government data released Friday showed that consumer inflation in the world's third largest economy slowed for a fifth month in December to 2.5% year-on-year, down from 2.7% in November, on the back of plummeting oil prices and weaker consumer spending. (bangkokpost.com)
  • Declines in gasoline, chemical and nonferrous metal prices eased in July, reflecting a pick-up in demand as China and many advanced economies lifted lockdowns, the data showed. (reuters.com)
  • The question hanging over Japan and the rest of the world: Is this time different? (wsj.com)
  • Japan is the 5th largest importer and exporter in the world. (economywatch.com)
  • As of 2010, Japan possesses 13.7% of the world's private financial assets (the third largest in the world) at an estimated $13.5 trillion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Japan is the second largest music market in the world (for more, see Japan Hot 100). (wikipedia.org)
  • One such voice belongs to Toshio Komoto, director general of the Economic Planning Agency, who argues that steps for a rapid revival of the Japanese economy are vital not only out of domestic considerations but also as part of this country's responsibilities for revitalizing the sluggish world economy. (csmonitor.com)
  • Economists say the setback for the world's third-largest economy is likely temporary. (foxbusiness.com)
  • Japan and the World Economy is a peer-reviewed academic journal that was established in 1989 and is edited by Robert Dekle and Yasushi Hamao. (wikipedia.org)
  • It won't be the end of the world, but it might be more painful than in Japan. (newsmax.com)
  • That won't work when every major economy in the world is in the same position. (newsmax.com)
  • Is Japan the next major world economy to tank? (slate.com)
  • Following World War II, Japan reinvented itself both politically, as it adopted the institutions of democratic government, and economically, as it became a dominant producer and exporter of consumer goods. (hoover.org)
  • The year 2001 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the signing of two important treaties, the San Francisco Peace Treaty between Japan and the allies marked the formal end of the Second World War. (hoover.org)
  • This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Japan & The World Economy . (paperpile.com)
  • Refer to the Instructions to authors for Japan & The World Economy. (paperpile.com)
  • Japan went through the routine three times in the fourth inning of the Little League World Series championship. (courant.com)
  • In 79 A.D., the volcano roared to life with energy 100,000 times "more powerful than both atomic bombs dropped on Japan at the end of World War II," Popular Science describes. (kansascity.com)
  • Japan is not only the oldest society in the world today, but also the oldest society to have ever existed. (routledge.com)
  • While many outside Japan have visited Kansai cities such as Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe, there is less understanding of how tightly they are bound into a regional economic powerhouse. (ft.com)
  • Economy Capital 093 PH113 is situated in the Chuo Ward district of Osaka, 400 metres from Glico Man Sign, 700 metres from Namba CITY shopping mall and 2.1 km from Tsutenkaku. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • The nearest airport is Osaka Itami Airport, 14 km from Economy Capital 093 PH113. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • Umeda Sky Building and Osaka Castle are notable landmarks, and some of the area's popular attractions include Universal Studios Japan™ and Tennoji Zoo. (expedia.com)
  • Prices of crude oil and other commodities have been stable, and this is also helping to underpin economic activity, especially in commodity-exporting economies. (or.jp)
  • But a diplomatic spat with China over a set of disputed islands has made Chinese consumers reluctant to purchase Japan-made products. (cnn.com)
  • Simon Constantinides, regional head of trade and receivables finance for HSBC, said that the islands controversy is having an outsized impact on trade between the two countries, a trend especially evident in reduced sales of Japan-made automobiles in China. (cnn.com)
  • When we examine metrics other than the level of GDP, China still lags Japan in many areas, sometimes by a sizable margin - although it is catching up. (cnbc.com)
  • While China has a labor force advantage over Japan due to its large population as well as a higher overall GDP output, S&P analysts said that when viewed from the perspective of per capita GDP the picture changes dramatically. (cnbc.com)
  • Japan also supersedes China in terms of innovation. (cnbc.com)
  • While the size of China's economy clearly exceeds that of Japan, and Japan outscores China on various other fronts the longer-term view may be more important. (cnbc.com)
  • One analyst pointed out that although Japan was far ahead of China in terms of its more advanced governance system and industrial sector, it is an economy facing a huge number of headwinds. (cnbc.com)
  • HSBC's Neumann agreed: 'Rather than compare the two countries at the current juncture, it's more relevant to ask whether China can sustain its stupendous progress and whether Japan can preserve its hard-acquired wealth. (cnbc.com)
  • Now the tide is turning and China is becoming a powerful influence on the rest of Asia, including Japan . (washingtontimes.com)
  • Exactly when China passes Japan formally will be unclear until after this year ends. (washingtontimes.com)
  • Kono also said it was possible that Japan works with China on Beijing's Belt and Road projects. (reuters.com)
  • It is quite possible that Japan cooperates with China on various (Belt and Road) projects on a case by case basis where international standards are met," Kono said. (reuters.com)
  • Facing increasing competition from China and South Korea, manufacturing in Japan today now focuses primarily on high-tech and precision goods, such as optical instruments, hybrid vehicles, and robotics. (wikipedia.org)
  • The impact from the deepening trade dispute between the U.S. and China also is crimping demand for export-reliant Japan. (foxbusiness.com)
  • The slowdown in China has had a particularly brutal impact on the Japanese economy. (wsws.org)
  • The threat of a trade war between China and the US, as well as a possible slowdown in the Chinese economy is a great concern. (euromonitor.com)
  • He cannot revive the economy by stepping up public spending, lowering interest rates, and reducing income taxes to encourage more personal spending. (csmonitor.com)
  • A sluggish economy and changing attitudes mean people are less inclined to pay the $400 charge per customer for an evening of geisha entertainment. (washingtontimes.com)
  • These sluggish market trends were quickly reversed beginning in late November 2012 after the Lower House of the Diet was dissolved by the then-ruling Democratic Party of Japan. (voxeu.org)
  • The BoJ said yesterday a board member would postpone a scheduled visit to Fukushima in northeastern Japan next week - the first time the central bank has put off a public appearance by a policymaker since the virus hit Japan. (gulf-times.com)
  • Postmodern animism' first emerged in grassroots Japan in the aftermath of mercury poisoning in Minamata and the nuclear meltdown in Fukushima. (routledge.com)
  • But those fears were outweighed Tuesday by worries that Japan, the world's third biggest oil importer, would at least in the short term limit its imports. (voanews.com)
  • The European economy has continued to grow moderately, driven mainly by the household sector. (or.jp)
  • While such uncertainty is likely to continue to weigh on the economy, it is highly likely that the European economy will continue to grow moderately as a trend. (or.jp)
  • Meanwhile, Japan logged a modest pickup in factory output in March as the unemployment rate hit a multi-year low. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Born in Los Angeles when her father was transferred there by his company, she moved back to Japan a year later, returning to the United States when she was 6 years old. (washingtontimes.com)
  • The world's third largest economy was already ailing when the virus outbreak struck late last year. (wtop.com)
  • Japan has one of the world's highest suicide rates, with more than 32,000 people killing themselves last year. (bbc.com)
  • The economy should continue to expand over the rest of the year as reconstruction-related expenditure drives the GDP. (ibtimes.com)
  • The analogy between the modern-day use of the term and its meaning in ancient times is significant: In Japan, the social stigma associated with failing the Center Test is acute, and as a result ronin -often at their parents' expense-subject themselves to the often-grueling conditions of cram school for a year (or, sometimes, several years) to gain access to their top-choice school. (theatlantic.com)
  • Japan logged a customs-cleared trade surplus of 797.3 billion yen in March, compared with 603.5 billion yen in surplus a year before, the Ministry of Finance said Wednesday. (newsonjapan.com)
  • Japan is set to implement a sales tax increase from 8% to 10 % later this year. (foxbusiness.com)
  • Household spending in Japan in August edged up 0.6 per cent from a year earlier. (straitstimes.com)
  • 2) Prime Minister Abe explained that he intended to advance future-oriented diplomacy together with the Netherlands, based on the reconciliation with former war victims and mutual understanding that has been pursued under the Japan-Netherlands Peace Exchange Program, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. (go.jp)
  • 1) Both leaders confirmed they would make the utmost efforts to reach an agreement in principle on the Japan-European Union (EU) Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) this year, along with confirming the goal to promptly conclude the Strategic Partnership Agreement (SPA). (go.jp)
  • Final figures are not in, but it appears the economy grew faster in 2013 than in any year since 1996. (nytimes.com)
  • Japanese businessmen spoke about the financial situation in Japan, and the prospects for the future. (c-span.org)
  • Prospects for additional support from Congress for the economy helped drive the day's trading, as they have for weeks. (ap.org)