Davos 2019 – Strategic outlook for Japan

  • published: Feb 10, 2019
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Despite a long period of strong economic growth, Japan faces stubbornly low inflation, demographic headwinds and an unstable trade and geopolitical context. What are the economic prospects and priorities for the third largest economy in the world?

On the Forum Agenda:
– Consequences of the reform program "Abenomics"
– Implementation of "Society 5.0" vision
– Regional and plurilateral trade agreements

· Tak Niinami, Chief Executive Officer, Suntory Holdings, Japan
· Hiroshige Seko, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan
· Keiko Tashiro, senior executive managing director, head of overseas operations, Daiwa Securities Group, Japan
· Lord J. Adair Turner, Chairman, Energy Transitions Commission, United Kingdom

Moderated by
· Gideon Rachman, Associate Editor and Chief Foreign Affairs Commentator, Financial Times, United Kingdom

http: //www.weforum.org / …

Davos 2019 – Strategic outlook for Japan

  • published: Feb 10, 2019
  • views: 117

Despite a long period of strong economic growth, Japan faces stubbornly low inflation, demographic headwinds and an unstable trade and geopolitical context. What are the economic prospects and priorities for the third largest economy in the world?

On the Forum Agenda:
– Consequences of the reform program "Abenomics"
– Implementation of "Society 5.0" vision
– Regional and plurilateral trade agreements

· Tak Niinami, Chief Executive Officer, Suntory Holdings, Japan
· Hiroshige Seko, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan
· Keiko Tashiro, senior executive managing director, head of overseas operations, Daiwa Securities Group, Japan
· Lord J. Adair Turner, Chairman, Energy Transitions Commission, United Kingdom

Moderated by
· Gideon Rachman, Associate Editor and Chief Foreign Affairs Commentator, Financial Times, United Kingdom

http: //www.weforum.org / …