Japan’s economic outlook

Japan, the world’s third largest economy, is still recovering from the pandemic and faces significant challenges. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has sparked volatility, sending the yen to a 24-year low against the dollar and increasing worries for Japan’s economic and financial stability. Masato Kanda, Japan’s vice-minister for international affairs, joins Mark Sobel, US chair of OMFIF, to discuss Japan’s economy, the current condition of its financial system and how international developments are shifting Japanese policy. [….]