Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Ichiro Tokutsu , Kazuo Ogawa , and Mika Saito
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 July 2012
Keywords: Lost Decade, Export, Price-Cost Margin, tfp, exporters, growth rate, export price, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Country and Industry Studies of Trade,
A surge of exports in the 2000s helped Japan exit the severe decade-long stagnation known as the lost decade. Using panel data of Japanese exporting firms, we examine the sources of the export surge during this per...