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November/December 2021 Issue

November/December 2021 Issue

Economic Recovery in 2022 – the Battle Between the Delta Variant & Vaccines

Contents : November/December 2021 Issue (No.240)
Economic Recovery in 2022 – the Battle Between the Delta Variant & Vaccines
Publisher's Note
How Can We Achieve Economic Growth During & After the Pandemic?
By Masakazu Toyoda
Cover Lead
Economic Recovery in 2022 – the Battle Between the Delta Variant & Vaccines
By Naoyuki Haraoka
Cover Story 1
Interview with Álvaro Santos Pereira, Director of the Country Studies Branch at the Economics Department of the OECD
Long-Term Prospects for the OECD Economy Under the Risk of the Delta Variant
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story 2
Digital Asia: Responding to Challenges from GVCs Digitalization, US-China Decoupling & the Covid-19 Pandemic
By Lurong Chen
Cover Story 3
Interview with Dr. Joseph Gagnon, Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington D.C.
Strong US Economy Could Turn Global Economic Outlook Positive as the Delta Virus Variant Increases Uncertainty
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story 4
Interview with Dr. Stefan Kooths, Director of the Business Cycles & Growth Research Center at the Kiel Institute, Germany
Free & Open Competition Would Play a Key Role in Maintaining Sustainable Growth in Europe
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story 5
Asia in the Global Dynamics of Embracing the Digital Revolution: Performance & Strategic Priorities for Policy Action
By Khuong Vu
Cover Story 6
Interview with Dr. Keiichiro Kobayashi, a Member of the Government Advisory Committee on Countermeasures Against the Coronavirus Pandemic
Outlook for the Japanese Economy with the Delta Variant
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story 7
Capital Investment Cycle to Lead Japan’s Post-Coronavirus Economy in Overcoming Structural Deflation
By Takuji Aida
Cover Story 8
Stress Test: Supply Chains, Inflation & a Future for G7 Economic Cooperation
By Stephen Paduano
Cover Story 9
Confronting the Hazards of Rising Private Sector Leverage
By Adolfo Barajas
Special Interview
Interview with Cynthia Usui, Country Manager at LOF Hotel Management, Japan
A Housewife’s Journey from Motherhood to Management
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Special Article 1
The Coming of Age of India’s Gig Economy
By Rajesh Williams
Special Article 2
Demographic Changes & the Design of Public Finances & Social Security Structures
By Kazumasa Oguro
Special Article 3
Geopolitical Risk in the Myanmar Crisis
By Yoshihiro Nakanishi
Student View
Creating an Online Community for Foreign Students During the Covid-19 Pandemic
By Mayumi Watabe
Economic Indictors for Japan
Inflation Rate Turns Negative on Reference Year Revision
By Nobuo Iizuka
Back Cover
Economic Recovery in 2022 – the Battle Between the Delta Variant & Vaccines

【Next Issue】 We will highlight “Geopolitics in 2022” in our Jan./Feb. 2022 issue. The long-term possibility of a confrontation between democratic governance and authoritarian regimes, as well as specific issues such as cybersecurity and Afghanistan, will be examined. Our next issue will be published on our website on Jan. 10, 2022.