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The Japanese Economy

  • Victor Argy
  • Leslie Stein
Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. The Macroeconomy

    1. Front Matter
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  3. Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship

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      Pages 73-73
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  4. International Economic Relations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 179-179
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  5. The Primary and Tertiary Sector

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 255-255
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  6. Living Standards

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 309-309
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  7. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 335-335
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 344-379

About this book

Introduction

The book offers a concise account of modern Japanese economic history and the essence of postwar macroeconomic issues and policy. The nature of the Japanese corporation, labour relations and technological innovations are discussed, with three chapters devoted to Japan's international economic relations and trade surplus, service sector (including distribution, health and education) and with Japan's quality of life (relating to matters such as pollution and urbanisation).

Keywords

economic history industrial relations innovation macroeconomics structural change trade

Authors and affiliations

  • Victor Argy
    • 1
  • Leslie Stein
    • 1
  1. 1.Macquarie UniversitySydneyAustralia

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