TITLE

The way it looks to Mr. Yen

AUTHOR(S)
Hirsh, Michael
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);02/02/98 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 131 Issue 5, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews Eisuke Sakakibara, Japan's vice finance minister for international affairs. Sakakibara known as Mr. Yen because of his ability to move currency markets; His role in Japan's Big Bang, the opening of the country's financial market planned for April 1998; His belief that Japan must retain the unique aspects of its economic system; Japan's responsibility in the Asian financial crisis.
ACCESSION #
209947

 

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