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Seminar: Projection of Japan's Current Account over the Next Several Decades

Event | 6 September 2013 ADBI, Tokyo, Japan


This seminar will present the results of a study on the projection of Japan's current account and its components over a period of the next several decades. The estimations of this research will also be applicable to economies in Europe and Asia and other regions. The results will provide valuable information to policymakers, academics, experts, business leaders, and civil society.


  • To provide vital information to Japan's academics and policymakers and the world economies by predicting Japan's current account and its components over the next several decades based on econometric analysis
  • To illustrate the possible future of other economies, such as those in Europe and East Asia, that experience financial crisis.


ADBI working paper.


ADBI staff, outside researchers, government officials.