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Japanese Economic Policies and Growth : Implications for Businesses in Canada and North America.

Author/Creator:
Nakamura, Masao.
Publication:
Edmonton : University of Alberta Press, 1993.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (245 pages)
Subjects:
Economics -- Japan -- 1945-.
Japan -- Economic conditions -- 1945-.
Japan -- Economic policy -- 1945-.
Canada -- Commerce -- Japan.
Japan -- Commerce -- Canada.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
Intro
Contents
Preface
Introduction: Japanese Economic Growth and Implications for Canada-Japan Economic Relations
Part I: An Analysis of Japanese Economic Growth
1 - Japanese Economic Growth-A Macro Perspective
Introduction
The Period from 1950 to the Late 1960s
The Period from the Late 1960s to the Late 1970s
The 1980s and the Burst of a Bubble
Long-Term Forecasts: The Impacts of Changing Demographics
2 - Japanese Business Practices: Industrial Relations, Corporate Groups and Corporate Control
Introduction
Industrial Relations
Corporate Groups
Corporate Control
Implications of Japanese Business Practices-A Summary
3 - The Role of Government Industrial Policy
Introduction
Policies for Promoting Industries
Policies for Industrial Adjustment
Policies for Energy and the Environment
4 - The Role of Government Technology Policy
Introduction
Policies for Promoting Private Sector Research and Development Activities
Promoting Technical Progress Versus Scale Economies
Japanese Industrial and Technology Policy-An Assessment
5 - Foreign Trade and Direct Investment
Introduction
Foreign Trade
Direct Investment
Trade Policy, and Formal and Informal Barriers to Japanese Imports and Inward Direct Investments
Part II: Canada and Japan
6 - The Determinants of Japan's Competitive Position: Implications for Canada
Introduction
Japan: A Comparative Record of Success
Macro-Economic Environment
Trade, Investment and Industrial Policies: A Departure from the Neoclassical Prescription
Lessons for Canada from the Japanese Experience
7 - Canada and Japan: Bilateral Economic Relations
Introduction
Macro-Patterns of Canada-Japan Trade
Micro-Patterns of Canada-Japan Trade
The Need for Adjustment in the Canadian Export Portfolio.
Long-Term Impediments to Trade
Long-Term Prospects for Canadian Exports
Investment
Portfolio Investment Flows from Japan to Canada
Japanese Direct Investment in Canada
Future Prospects for FDI from Japan
The Impact of Japanese Affiliates in Canada
Canadian Direct Investment in Japan
Technology
8 - Canadian Policies Towards Japan
Trade Related Policies
Investment Policies
Technology-Related Policies
9 - Lessons and Opportunities for Canada
References
Index
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Notes:
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Nakamura, Masao Japanese Economic Policies and Growth
ISBN:
9781459300712
9780888642646
OCLC:
923436558
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