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Abstract

This case study seeks to identify the factors that can lead to a developed economy like Japan's suffering a prolonged crisis and sustained deflation. It looks at the limitations and difficulties of demand-side policies to address these problems, and how they are affected by the political cycle. Finally, it examines what kind of structural and policy reform can be implemented and how.

Time period

The events covered by this case took place in 2010.

Geographical setting

Region:
Asia
Country:
Japan

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Abstract

This case study seeks to identify the factors that can lead to a developed economy like Japan's suffering a prolonged crisis and sustained deflation. It looks at the limitations and difficulties of demand-side policies to address these problems, and how they are affected by the political cycle. Finally, it examines what kind of structural and policy reform can be implemented and how.

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Time period

The events covered by this case took place in 2010.

Geographical setting

Region:
Asia
Country:
Japan

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