A neoclassical analysis of the postwar Japanese economy

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Two key features of the postwar Japanese economy are the rapid economic growth during the 1960's and early 70's and the decline in labor supply during the rapid growth period. Taking the capital stock destruction and total factor productivity (TFP) as given, a standard neoclassical optimal growth model can account for the growth patterns of postwar Japanese capital stock, output, consumption, and investment. The decline in labor during the rapid growth period can be attributed to an income effect that occurs as household consumption rises above its subsistence level in this period.

元の言語English
記事番号20
ジャーナルB.E. Journal of Macroeconomics
9
発行部数1
出版物ステータスPublished - 2009
外部発表Yes

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Japanese economy
Capital stock
Labor
Economic growth
Optimal growth
Growth model
Household consumption
Income effect
Subsistence
Total factor productivity
Labor supply

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