Has Abenomics Succeeded in Raising Japan ’ s Inward Foreign Direct Investment ?

@inproceedings{Hoshi2017HasAS,
  title={Has Abenomics Succeeded in Raising Japan ’ s Inward Foreign Direct Investment ?},
  author={Takeo Hoshi},
  year={2017}
}
Japan is known to have an exceptionally low level of inward foreign direct investment (FDI). The promotion of inward FDI is one of the policy goals of Abenomics structural reforms. This present paper studies the accumulation of Japan’s inward FDI stock during the first 3 years of Abenomics (2012–2015), and finds no evidence that Japan’s inward FDI stock… CONTINUE READING