Strategic Capitalism: Private Business and Public Purpose in Japanese Industrial Finance / Edition 1

Strategic Capitalism: Private Business and Public Purpose in Japanese Industrial Finance / Edition 1

by Kent E. Calder
     
 

ISBN-10: 0691044759

ISBN-13: 9780691044750

Pub. Date: 07/03/1995

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Was Japan's economic miracle generated primarily by the Japanese state or by the nation's dynamic private sector? In addressing this question, Kent Calder's richly detailed study offers a distinctive reinterpretation of Japanese government-business relations. Calder challenges popular opinion to demonstrate how Japanese private enterprise has complemented the state

Overview

Was Japan's economic miracle generated primarily by the Japanese state or by the nation's dynamic private sector? In addressing this question, Kent Calder's richly detailed study offers a distinctive reinterpretation of Japanese government-business relations. Calder challenges popular opinion to demonstrate how Japanese private enterprise has complemented the state in achieving the national purpose of industrial transformation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691044750
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
07/03/1995
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
395
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.24(h) x 1.03(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figuresix
List of Tablesxi
Abbreviationsxiii
A Note on Conventionsxv
Prefacexvii
Introduction3
1The Weight of the Past: A Complex Heritage of Control23
2The Strategists and Their Tribulations45
3The Regulators and Industrial Credit72
4Profiles of Public Action103
5Private Financiers and Public Functions134
6Private Borrowers and Public Credit Controls174
7Changing Parameters211
8Beyond Strategy?245
Appendix IThe Fiscal Investment and Loan Program: Its Role in Japanese Government Finance, Fiscal 1992279
Appendix IIThe Fiscal Investment and Loan Program, Internal Allocation283
Notes293
Bibliography333
Index359

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