Business Risks in Japan

Its GDP twice the size of the United Kingdom or France and GDP per capita ten times that of China, Japan remains, despite its public debt burden, low inflation and ageing population, a mighty presence within the world’s most dynamic economic region. As it prepares to stage its second Olympics in 2020, and with its corporations currently upgrading their governance and risk practices to meet the ambitious Abenomics economic policies agenda, it is important to reassess Japan’s business risks.