The Peterson Institute held a high-level discussion of the economic policy initiatives of Japan’s new government, or Abenomics, on February 15, 2013. This timely event took place just ahead of Prime Minister Abe’s upcoming summit meeting with President Obama. The event was organized with the assistance of the Sasakawa Peace Foundation.
Speakers for the first panel, “Needed Initiatives in Fiscal and Monetary Policy?” were Koichi Hamada, Yale University; Adam S. Posen, PIIE; and Stephan Danninger, International Monetary Fund. The panel was chaired by Marcus Noland, PIIE.
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