The Oriental Economist Report (TOE) 


The Oriental Economist Report (TOE) comes out monthly with deep analysis of Japanese politics, the economy and economic policies, as well as developments in Asia and the US affecting Japan and US-Asia ties. For those needing more timely and detailed analysis, we offer the semi-weekly TOE Alert.

TOE editor Richard Katz also serves as a New York correspondent and columnist for Japan’s Weekly Toyo Keizai, a leading business weekly. He has written two well-received books on the Japanese economy.

Chief Correspondent Takao Toshikawa is founder and Editor-in-Chief of Tokyo Insideline, a bi-weekly newsletter featuring the “inside information” Toshikawa gleans from his myriad contacts with Japan’s movers and shakers.

Contributing Editor Yoshisuke Iinuma is a former editor-in-chief of Weekly Toyo Keizai. His forte is evaluations of most important Japan’s political and sociological trends.

Your briefing on Japan and US-Asia relations

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