Economic and Policy Lessons from Japan

Subject Code (deprecated): 
ECON
Course Number: 
474
Section Number: 
01
Description: 

An evaluation of modern Japan’s protracted economic problems and of their potential implications for other economies, including the United States, Europe, and China. Policy blunders, structural growth impediments, bubbles, the global economic crisis of 2008, and Abenomics; risks of secular stagnation and related dangers to the global economy from subpar post-crisis recoveries. Focus on policy remedies to avert similar problems in other countries.

Instructor(s) from Econ Site: 
Stephen Roach
Instructor Name from WEN: 
Stephen Roach
Meeting Pattern (deprecated): 
T 3.30-5.20
Term Code: 
202001
Category from Feed: 
YCSO