This volume brings together various analytical studies the IMF staff has undertaken on the Japanese economy, focusing on two areas of particular interest for both longer-term economic performance and recent cyclical developments. The first is Japan's saving behavior, the second is the remarkable swing in asset prices that occurred in the late 1980s and early 1990s.n the second half of the 19805, Japana#39;s stock prices tripled, and land prices doubled. ... the increase, but, although the pace in most other stock markets leveled off, the Japanese stock market recovered quickly, and stock prices started climbinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Saving Behavior and the Asset Price "Bubble" in Japan: Analytical Studies|
|Author||:||Ulrich Baumgartner, Guy Meredith, Juha Kähkönen|
|Publisher||:||International Monetary Fund - 1995-04-21|