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Takuji Kinkyo

Professor of Economics

Takuji Kinkyo is a Professor of Economics at the Graduate School of Economics, Kobe University. He received his PhD from the University of London. He previously worked as Director, International Department at Ministry of Finance Japan, and was a Visiting Lecturer at School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. He is the coeditor of Global Financial Linkages and Economic Rebalancing in East Asia (World Scientific, 2013) and Financial Globalisation and Regionalismin East Asia (Routledge, 2014).

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Japan and the EU in the global economy

This report analyses economic issues facing Japan and Europe. It identifies some of the channels through which Europe can learn from Japan, and viceversa.

By: Guntram B. Wolff, Masahiko Yoshii, Zsolt Darvas, Joachim Fels, Takuji Kinkyo, Tomomi Miyazaki, Kiyohiko G. Nishimura, Michael G. Plummer, Peter Praet, André Sapir and Wataru Takahashi Topic: Global economy and trade Date: April 8, 2014