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2 HN points
21 Jan 23
Japan reality check #2: what is Japan's economy really good at?
Largest creditor to the world, full-time job creation at home, and an equitable distribution of wealth - what's not to like?
10 Jan 23
Japan reality check #1: how does Japan Inc. distribute its spoils?
Shareholders get the lions share, while investment in productive assets has stagnated
28 Jan 23
Japan reality check #3: what is Japan's economy really bad at?
Japan has no corporate superstars, does not pay its workers, and household wealth is not really growing -- nothing that cannot be fixed