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Boxes in the Outlook for Economic Activity and Prices (Outlook Report)

The Bank releases the Outlook for Economic Activity and Prices (Outlook Report) quarterly (usually in January, April, July, and October). The boxes in the report present analyses of important topical issues. The following is a list of boxes published in previous reports (from 2016 onward).

2017

Table: Boxes in "The Outlook for Economic Activity and Prices (Outlook Report)" 2017
Date Outlook Report Title
Apr. 28, 2017 April 2017 (Box 1) The Revision to the Output Gap and the Potential Growth Rate
(Box 2) Developments in Japan's TFP in Recent Years
(Box 3) Wage Developments by Firm Size
(Box 4) Recent Developments in the Mobile Phone Market and the CPI
Feb. 1, 2017 January 2017 (Box 1) Developments in Japan's Exports by Type of Goods
(Box 2) Increase in Dual-Income Households
(Box 3) Update: Frequency Spectrum Analysis of Private Consumption
(Box 4) Inflation Expectations Formation and the Phillips Curve

2016

Table: Boxes in "The Outlook for Economic Activity and Prices (Outlook Report)" 2016
Date Outlook Report Title
Nov. 2, 2016 October 2016 (Box 1) Effects of a Policy Mix
(Box 2) The Effects of a Heightening of Global Uncertainties on Trade Activity
(Box 3) Marginal Propensity to Consume by Income Class
(Box 4) Exchange Rates and Prices of Durable Goods
Jul. 30, 2016 July 2016 (Box 1) Effects of the Second Postponement of the Consumption Tax Hike on Real GDP
(Box 2) Wage Negotiations and Inflation Expectations
(Box 3) Frequency Spectrum Analysis of Private Consumption
(Box 4) Developments in Administered Prices and Housing Rent in the CPI
Apr. 29, 2016 April 2016 (Box 1) Effects of the Consumption Tax Hikes on Real GDP
(Box 2) Recent Developments in Business Fixed Investment by Enterprise Size
(Box 3) Determinants of Wages, by Industry and Enterprise Size
(Box 4) Weather Effects and Private Consumption
(Box 5) Wealth Effects on Private Consumption
Jan. 30, 2016 January 2016 (Box 1) Effects of the Consumption Tax Hikes and the Introduction of the Reduced Tax Rate
(Box 2) Recent Features of Business Fixed Investment
(Box 3) Labor Market Conditions and Wages of Part-Time Employees
(Box 4) Effects of Exchange Rates on the CPI