Outstanding returns attract entrepreneurs, investors...and policy makers
Profits up 11-fold on zero sales growth - Japan's Salaryman CEOs are hidden Superstars
A modest proposal to mobilize Japan's stock of savings for investment flows & future prosperity (rather than just debt repayment....)
The post-Kuroda BoJ will be more thoughtful than fast - it's not just about designing a more sustainable new policy framework, but about promoting a…
Japan has no corporate superstars, does not pay its workers, and household wealth is not really growing -- nothing that cannot be fixed
Largest creditor to the world, full-time job creation at home, and an equitable distribution of wealth - what's not to like?
Shareholders get the lions share, while investment in productive assets has stagnated
Ten twists and turns that would change the global Japan narrative in the year of the rabbit
See all

Japan Optimist