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Author Katz, Richard, 1951-

Title Japan, the system that soured : the rise and fall of the Japanese economic miracle / Richard Katz.

Imprint Armonk, N.Y. : M. E. Sharpe, c1998.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  338.952 K159j    ---  Available
Description xvi, 463 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note "An east gate book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 435-448) and index.
Contents Mainframe economics in a pc world -- Two Japans -- Japan's deformed dual economy -- "Hollowing out" : driving away the geese that lay the golden eggs -- From growth superstar to economic laggard -- Success and the souring -- The politics of Japanese economic policy -- 1955-73 : the system succeeds in the era of catch-up -- 1973-90 : the system sours -- Economic anorexia : from bubble to bust -- Open trade : the heavy artillery of economic reform -- If Poland can reform why not Japan? -- Asia versus Japan in the race to reform -- Japan's peculiar trade : too few imports, too few exports -- Is Japan opening up? -- Beyond revisionism and traditionalism : a new paradigm to guide policy -- Interregnum : whither Japan?
Subject Industrial policy -- Japan.
Japan -- Commercial policy.
Japan -- Economic conditions -- 1989-
ISBN 0765603101 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0765603098 (cloth : alk. paper)

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