In The Shadow Of The Miracle

In The Shadow Of The Miracle

by Arthur J. Alexander
     
 

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Alexander (Georgetown U.) surveys various impacts the Japanese growth boom from 1945 to the early 1990s has had and continues to have on the people and the economy during its afterglow. He points out that the slow growth of the 1990s is often matched by other countries, and only seems dire in comparison to the previous rate. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc.,… See more details below

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Alexander (Georgetown U.) surveys various impacts the Japanese growth boom from 1945 to the early 1990s has had and continues to have on the people and the economy during its afterglow. He points out that the slow growth of the 1990s is often matched by other countries, and only seems dire in comparison to the previous rate. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Editorial Reviews

Journal Of Japanese Studies
Alexander's book contains plenty of curious fact-finding, some of which isnot only of an economic nature, but also of a psychological, sociological, and political nature.
Journal of Japanese Studies
Alexander's book contains plenty of curious fact-finding, some of which isnot only of an economic nature, but also of a psychological, sociological, and political nature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780739101278
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
09/24/2002
Series:
Studies of Modern Japan Series
Pages:
364
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.94(d)

Meet the Author

Arthur J. Alexander was President of the Washington, D.C. based Japan Economic Institute of America from 1990 to the Institute's closing in 2000. He is currently a visiting professor at Georgetown University and has taught at George Mason University, John Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies, the University of California, Los Angeles, and the Rand Graduate School.

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