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Japan and the World

Gail Lee Bernstein

Japan and the World

Essays on Japanese History and Politics in Honour of Ishida Takeshi

by Gail Lee Bernstein

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan - History,
  • History - General History,
  • 1868-,
  • History,
  • Japan,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHaruhiro Fukui (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9838812M
    ISBN 100312011458
    ISBN 109780312011451

      Japan's renaissance as the world champion surplus saver and source of financial capital is a key consequence of Abenomics and the domestic economic recovery.   Prominent American investor Jim Rogers has warned in a new book that the worst economic downturn in his lifetime is around the corner and that Japan’s future is in jeopardy unless it takes.

      Japan is the second most advanced economy in the world, the third largest by nominal GDP, and the 4th by PPP. The country is one of the world’s most innovative economies having the largest electronic goods industry and patent filings. Japan is also the world’s biggest creditor with the leading public debt ratio.. Overview of the Economy of Japan. The United States established diplomatic relations with Japan in During World War II, diplomatic relations between the United States and Japan were severed in the context of the war that followed Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. After years of fighting in the Pacific region, Japan signed an instrument of surrender in

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