Masajuro Shiokawa

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Masajuro Shiokawa

A Japanese economist and politician. Elected to the House of Representatives in 1967, he served (except for a period from 1996 to 2000) until 2003. He was Minister of Finance from 2001 to 2003. He was born in 1921.
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A recent pronouncement by Finance Minister Shiokawa Masajuro about the collapse of the national pension fund due to the increasing elderly population has done little to reassure the public, even though Shiokawa later retracted his statements.