Japan Considers a National Economic Council

by Marcus Noland

East-West Wire

Publisher: Honolulu, HI: East-West Center
Publication Date: 5 February 2019
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Japanese policymakers are considering formation of a National Economic Council to encourage strategic thinking and better integrate economic and foreign policy. Efforts to increase centralized power may be a fraught process or even engender pushback, however.