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January/February 2020 Issue

January/February 2020 Issue

Japanese Economy After the Olympic & Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020

Contents : January/February 2020 Issue (No.229)
Japanese Economy After the Olympic & Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020
Publisher's Note
The Assumption of Natural Disasters & How to Prepare for Them
By Kazumasa Kusaka
Cover Lead
Japanese Economy After the Olympic & Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020
By Naoyuki Haraoka
Cover Story 1
Interview with Ryan Sweet, Economist at Moody’s Analytics
US Economy Slowing Down in 2020, But Recession Is Unlikely
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story 2
Interview with Will Denyer, US Economist at Gavekal Research Hong Kong Office
World Economic Outlook for 2020 – Optimism with Prudence About Policy Uncertainties
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story 3
A Perspective on the Chinese Economy in 2020
By Long Ke
Cover Story 4
Roundtable with Nobuyasu Atago, Kyohei Morita & Naoki Murakami
Japanese Economic Outlook for the Year of the Olympic & Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 – Searching for Stable Growth Beyond
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story 5
Policy Uncertainty in Japan & Its Effects
By Elif Arbatli Saxegaard, Steven J. Davis, Arata Ito & Naoko Miake
Cover Story 6
Interview with David Bickle, President, the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan
The Legacy of the Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan Will Be Good for the Olympic & Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story 7
Interview with Hiroki Nakamura, JOC Career Academy Program Manager, National Training Center, Japanese Olympic Committee
Legacy of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 – the Prominence of Sport in the Nation’s Life
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story 8
Digital Tourism in Japan’s Inbound Travel Sector
By Terrie John Lloyd
Cover Story 9
Walk This Way: Universal Value in the Japanese Countryside
By Adam Fulford
Cover Story 10
Film Tourism: Something for Everyone
By Barry Natusch
Cover Story 11
Interview with Kousuke Kinoshita & Aya Sakamoto, Nihonbashi Urban Planning and Development Department, Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd.
Nihonbashi, the Oldest District in Tokyo, Reborn as “Entrepreneurial Town”
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Special Article
Youth Unemployment in Malaysia & the Region
By Calvin Cheng & Juita Mohamad
History of Relations of Asian Countries
Uchiyama Shoten: Rethinking Interwar Sino-Japanese Intellectual Exchange
By Andrew T. Kamei-Dyche
Economists' Views on the Global Economy
Land Acquisition for Infrastructure Development Through Land Trusts
By Naoyuki Yoshino & Nicolás Galarza Sanchez
Perspectives on Global Risks 1
The EU & Japan: Partners for Stability in the Indo-Pacific?
By Eva Pejsova
Perspectives on Global Risks 2
Contrasting Policies Regarding North Korea & Iran
By Mark Fitzpatrick
Perspectives on Global Risks 3
The North Korean Economy After Economic Sanctions
By Yong Sueng Dong
Economic Indictors for Japan
Rush in Private Consumption & Negative Repercussions: Was It Different This Time?
By Nobuo Iizuka

【Next Issue】 Our March/April 2020 issue will revisit geopolitical risks and highlight how private businesses could be involved in mitigating them, on the assumption that such businesses would be seriously affected by these risks. Our next issue will be published on our website on March 10, 2020.