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Problems of Advanced Economies

Proceedings of the Third Conference on New Problems of Advanced Societies Tokyo, Japan, November 1982

  • Nagasada Miyawaki
Conference proceedings

Part of the Studies in Contemporary Economics book series (CONTEMPORARY, volume 10)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VI
  2. Opening and Closing Ceremonies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Yoshizane Iwasa
      Pages 2-3
    3. Nagasada Miyawaki
      Pages 4-13
    4. Shigeo Nagano
      Pages 44-47
  3. Memorial Lectures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 48-48
    2. Robert E. Lipsey
      Pages 58-79
    3. Burkhard Strümpel
      Pages 80-88
  4. Reconstruction of International Order

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 100-100
    2. Albert Bressand
      Pages 101-114
    3. Masataka Kosaka
      Pages 115-120
    4. Nagasada Miyawaki
      Pages 121-130
  5. Reconstruction of International Order — Its Economic Aspects —

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. Ronald P. Dore
      Pages 132-138
    3. Masaru Yoshitomi
      Pages 148-156
    4. Nagasada Miyawaki
      Pages 157-167
  6. Social Structure of Developed Societies — Review of the Government’s Role —

  7. Social Structure of Developed Societies — Revitalization of Economy and Social Welfare Policies —

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 197-197
    2. Patrik Engellau
      Pages 198-206
    3. Nagasada Miyawaki
      Pages 228-236
  8. Future Course of Technological Development and Its Social Impacts

  9. This Disease of Developed Countries and Cultural Friction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 278-278
    2. Kenneth K. Inada
      Pages 279-286
    3. Nagasada Miyawaki
      Pages 300-311
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 312-319

About these proceedings

Introduction

It has been twelve years since the First Symposium on New Problems of Advanced Societies held in November of 1972. During this time, the Second Symposium was held in May of 1976 under the auspices of HWWA-Institut fur Wirtschaftsforschung-Hamburg. As the first oil crisis of 1973-74 was still having its impact, the themes taken up in the Second Symposium were mostly economic in nature. We have now convened the Third Symposium. It is held amidst a difficult and eventful time. Stagflation and kinds of anomic phenomena still torment many countries of the world, even several years after the second oil crisis of 1979. In addition, there have been frequent local disputes and conflicts in various areas, especially in the Middle East, which have further intensified the confrontation between the two superpowers, the United States of America and the Soviet Union. The international organizations such as the United Nations, International Monetary Fund, and the General Agreement on Tariff and Trade, which have contributed to building post-World War II world order and peace, have come to face functional confusion and crisis entering the 1970s. The accumulated debts of the developing nations are enormous and there are many developing countries'which are reaching the point of bankrupcy.

Keywords

Economics Japan USA conflicts developing countries development growth international organizations investment organization organizations research & development (R&D) trade value-at-risk welfare

Editors and affiliations

  • Nagasada Miyawaki
    • 1
  1. 1.Japan Economic Research InstituteChiyoda-Ku, Tokyo 100Japan

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-69993-1
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1984
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-13740-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-69993-1
  • Series Print ISSN 1431-8806
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