Japan's Economy and the Two Lost Decades

Author(s)/Editor(s) Written by FUKAO Kyoji
Publisher Nikkei Publishing Inc.
ISBN 978-4-532-13411-2
Publication Date March 2012

Table of Contents

Introduction   From the Lost Decade to the Two Lost Decades
Chapter 1   The Structural Causes of Slow Growth: Excessive saving and slowing investment
Chapter 2   The Causes of Sluggish Productivity Growth: Industry level analysis
Chapter 3   Japan's Low Economic Metabolism and the Widening Productivity Gap Among Firms
Chapter 4   Potential Sources for Revitalization
Conclusion   Strategies to Overcome Economic Stagnation

* This publication is in Japanese. An English translation is not available.