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Contemporary Government Reform in Japan : The Dual State in Flux.

Author/Creator:
Kawabata, E.
Publication:
New York : Palgrave Macmillan US, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (243 pages)
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Subjects:
Japan -- Politics and government -- 1989-.
Japan -- Economic policy -- 1989-.
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Electronic books.
Summary:
This book examines several major reforms in Japan - in the postal business, transportation, telecommunications and technology - and evaluates the impact of these changes since the early 1980s. Conceptually, the book presents the dual state as being a fundamental feature of the Japanese political economy that determines government reform dynamics.
Contents:
Cover
Contents
List of Tables and Figures
Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
Introduction
1 Japanese Government Reform from a Comparative Perspective
2 The Politics of the Dual State
3 The Dual State and Government Reforms
4 Postal Business: Old Guard Politics Die Hard
5 Reforms in Transportation: Trains, Planes, and Automobiles
6 Telecommunications Regulatory Reform: Bureaucracy-Led Liberalization?
Conclusion
Notes
Index
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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: Kawabata, E. Contemporary Government Reform in Japan
ISBN:
9780230601086
9781403971128
OCLC:
182530150