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Japanese economic policies and growth

implications for businesses in Canada and North America

by Masao Nakamura

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Published by University of Alberta Press in Edmonton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan -- Economic conditions -- 1945-.,
  • Japan -- Economic policy -- 1945-.,
  • Canada -- Commerce -- Japan.,
  • Japan -- Commerce -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMasao Nakamura and Ilan Vertinsky.
    ContributionsVertinsky, Ilan.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 220 p. :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22227739M
    ISBN 100888642644
    LC Control Number95910034

    Takahashi Korekiyo’s Economic Policies in the Great Depression and Their Meiji Roots Richard J Smethurst Takahashi Korekiyo was one of Japan’s greatest financial statesmen because as an economic thinker he was ahead of his times - in Japan, and worldwide as well. Takahashi, alone among Japanese financial. field of economic and social history research within Japanese academia. For example, the state universities’ German-inspired approach to economics teaching was given a tacit endorsement by the successive governments, as a result of which economic history attained an equal footing with theoretical and policy research. Under this tripartiteFile Size: KB.

    learned from the Western countries is the single most important factor for Japan’s amazing growth. Import of technologies and improved business condition were some of other factors for growth. Also, economic policies and strategies carried out by political characters greatly influenced and accelerated the Size: 34KB.   Policies that can help raise standards of living there will stimulate demand and growth elsewhere in the global economy. Equally important, just as it has shared its innovative goods and technologies with the world, Japan could end up exporting successful policies, with the same or similar measures increasing standards of living in other.

    Japan - Japan - Economic transformation: The Korean War marked the turn from economic depression to recovery for Japan. As the staging area for the United Nations forces on the Korean peninsula, Japan profited indirectly from the war, as valuable procurement orders for goods and services were assigned to Japanese suppliers. The Japanese economy at the return of independence in was in the. Zaibatsu, (Japanese: “wealthy clique”), any of the large capitalist enterprises of Japan before World War II, similar to cartels or trusts but usually organized around a single zaibatsu might operate companies in nearly all important areas of economic activity. The Mitsui combine, for example, owned or had large investments in companies engaged in banking, foreign trade, mining.


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By applying common economic tools such as the Solow growth model, Modigliani's life-cycle model of saving, Becker's theory of investment, Samuelson's theory of revealed preference, Coase's exposition of the problem of social cost, Japanese economic policies and growth book the modern theory of industrial organization, this book shows that the mainstream principles of economics apply in Japan as successfully as they do by: While it is not a history of the Japanese economy per se, one can open the book at almost any page and learn something about Japan's history in the context of its economy.

It is a well-written, lucid and attractive book, and should be recommended reading for all students of Japan's economy and business/5(3). Conventionally, Japan is presented as the exception to mainstream economic theory: an exception to the standard models of modern economics.

This book demolishes that notion, bringing the full analytical power of economic thought to all aspects of the most dramatic economic success story. Japan has few natural resources, but its economy is the second largest in the world. This book examines business practices and government policies which have contributed to the phenomenal growth of the Japanese economy since the early s.

of Driving the Growth of the Japanese Economy (1) Promotion of Economic Partnerships. Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) and Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) help capture the vitality of growing overseas markets and strengthen the basis of the Japanese economy, through measures such as the reduction or elimination of tariffs on goods as well as trade barriers for services, and.

The author effectively combines analytical, factual and institutional approaches in quite comprehensive coverage of Japan's growth performance, saving and investment, labor and capital markets, foreign trade, and government economic policy.

The text is well. Miti and the Japanese Miracle: The Growth of Industrial Policy, by Chalmers Johnson. The best and most comprehensive book on the economy of Japan. The best and most comprehensive book on the economy of Japan. CHALMERS JOHNSON, MITI AND THE JAPANESE MIRACLE: THE GROWTH OF INDUSTRIAL POLICY,University Press, Stanford, CHALMERS JOHNSON is Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley.

His book represents an example of the current of interest in political economy amongst North AmericanFile Size: 2MB. Cabinet of Japan decided “Economic Outlook For FY & FY” on August 2, GDP growth rate in FY is estimated to be % positive. GDP growth rate in FY it is expected to continue positive growth (%).

Source: Economic Projection for FY, Cabinet Office Main Economic Indicators Real GDP + + +File Size: KB. Introduction. Japan, having fought deflation for more than two decades, has repeatedly pursued government interventions in the hope of revitalizing its economy.

Despite recent upheavals, Japan remains one of the dominant economic powers at the end of the twentieth century. Yet the Japanese economy is one of the most misunderstood phenomena in the modern world. Conventionally, Japan is presented as the exception to mainstream economic theory: anexception to the standard models of modern economics.

Experts on the Japanese economy examine Japan's prolonged period of economic underperformance, analyzing the ways in which the financial system, monetary policy, and international financial factors contributed to its onset and duration.

After experiencing spectacular economic growth and industrial development for much of the postwar era, Japan plunged abruptly into recession in the early s. Her research and publications have all been in the field of Japanese economic history, in particular rural economic development and, more recently, consumption history.

Book Series This book is included in the following series. This paper aims to retrospect and evaluate the macro-economic policies during the era of the high economic growth in Japan after the World War II. What were the fundamental sources behind the success of the post-war Japanese economy.

There are two conflicting opinions. One is the opinion that stresses the importance of theFile Size: 1MB. The Japanese economic miracle is known as Japan's record period of economic growth between the post-World War II era to the end of the Cold War. During the economic boom, Japan rapidly became the world's second largest economy.

By the s, Japan's demographics began stagnating and the workforce was no longer expanding as it did in the previous decades, despite per-worker productivity. Challenges to the Economy of Japan. Japan’s economy has experienced numerous problems such as bad debts which have led to a slow and unsteady growth rate and inadequate natural resources due to the unfavorable mountainous terrain thus the need to rely on imported agricultural produce for local consumption.

The Japanese population is mainly made up of old people due to a. Business-led Revolution in Japanese Economy: From Big Organization to Small Organization (in Japanese). Nikkei, On Industrial Policy Mikio Sumiya, ed. A History of Japanese Trade and Industry Policy. Oxford Univ.

Press, Chalmers Johnson. MITI and the Japanese Miracle – The Growth of Industrial Policy Stanford File Size: 2MB. roles of economic policies of Japanese government, such as industrial policies of MITI (Ministry of International Trade and Industry), among others. Many of these studies employ the growth theory application to Japan’s postwar economy, but few focus on features of economic developmentFile Size: 1MB.

Inthe new government subsequently adopted a stimulus package, and the Bank of Japan eased its monetary policy and undertook other measures to spur growth; despite these efforts, which continued in subsequent years, Japan's economy continued to experience generally weak growth.

and the Japanese Economy’, Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 19 (4), December, –81 Dale W. Jorgenson and Koji Nomura (), ‘The Industry Origins of Japanese Economic Growth’, Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 19 File Size: KB.

NBER Program(s):Economic Fluctuations and Growth, International Finance and Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics. This paper reviews Japanese monetary policy over the last two decades with an emphasis on the experience of deflation from the mids. The paper is quite critical of the conduct of monetary policy, particularly from to Business / Economy Japan's January-March GDP upgraded but weak consumption still a concern.

Economic growth was revised upward to an annualized real percent in .Get this from a library! Japanese economic policies and growth: implications for businesses in Canada and North America.

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