1. Government Debt: Lessons from Japan

    The global public debt to GDP ratio will worsen by 9 percentage points on the previous year in 2020, and many countries …

  2. The Wonder of Japan’s Fiscal Deficits

    Professor Odaki Kazuhiko examines the mechanisms b…

  3. The Missing Link: Explaining Low COVID-19 Mortality Rates in the Far East and Japan

    The Japanese government lacks the coercive authori…

  4. Spread of New Coronavirus Signals End of Postwar World Order

    The enormous damage wrought by the novel coronavir…

  5. No Pain, No Gain 

    Short-sighted management in politics and business …

  6. Is It “Goodnight” for Monetary Easing?

  7. Going Cashless: What Sort of Society Does Japan Want?

  8. Reiwa: Time to Enjoy Life?

  9. Embracing An’ei

  10. Osaka’s Star Set to Rise Again