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Japanization : What the World Can Learn from Japan's Lost Decades

By: Pesek, William.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Bloomberg: Publisher: Hoboken : Wiley, 2014Description: 1 online resource (242 p.).ISBN: 9781118780725.Subject(s): Globalization | Japan -- Economic policy | Japan -- Politics and government -- 21st centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Japanization : What the World Can Learn from Japan's Lost DecadesDDC classification: 330.952 LOC classification: HC462.8Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Japanization: What the World Can Learn from Japan's Lost Decades; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1: How Japan Papers Over Economic Cracks with Monetary and Fiscal Policy; Chapter 2: The Female Problem: How Institutionalized Sexism Kills Growth; Chapter 3: The 1,000,000,000,000,000 Yen Monster: When a Debt Market Becomes So Big It Dominates Everything; Chapter 4: The Fukushima Effect: How Rampant Cronyism Holds Japan Back; Chapter 5: Galapagos Nation: How Isolation Stunts Japan's Evolution
Chapter 6: Hello Kitty Isn't a Foreign Policy: How Amateurish Diplomacy Undermines JapanChapter 7: Will Abenomics Save the World?; Bibliography; About the Author; Index
Summary: An in-depth look at Japan's economic malaise and the steps it must take to compete globally In Japanization, Bloomberg columnist William Pesek-based in Tokyo-presents a detailed look at Japan's continuing twenty-year economic slow-down, the political and economic reasons behind it, and the policies it could and should undertake to return to growth and influence. Despite new Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's promise of economic revitalization, investor optimism about the future, and plenty of potential, Japanization reveals why things are unlikely to change any time soon. Pesek argues that ""Abenomi
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Japanization: What the World Can Learn from Japan's Lost Decades; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1: How Japan Papers Over Economic Cracks with Monetary and Fiscal Policy; Chapter 2: The Female Problem: How Institutionalized Sexism Kills Growth; Chapter 3: The 1,000,000,000,000,000 Yen Monster: When a Debt Market Becomes So Big It Dominates Everything; Chapter 4: The Fukushima Effect: How Rampant Cronyism Holds Japan Back; Chapter 5: Galapagos Nation: How Isolation Stunts Japan's Evolution

Chapter 6: Hello Kitty Isn't a Foreign Policy: How Amateurish Diplomacy Undermines JapanChapter 7: Will Abenomics Save the World?; Bibliography; About the Author; Index

An in-depth look at Japan's economic malaise and the steps it must take to compete globally In Japanization, Bloomberg columnist William Pesek-based in Tokyo-presents a detailed look at Japan's continuing twenty-year economic slow-down, the political and economic reasons behind it, and the policies it could and should undertake to return to growth and influence. Despite new Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's promise of economic revitalization, investor optimism about the future, and plenty of potential, Japanization reveals why things are unlikely to change any time soon. Pesek argues that ""Abenomi

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<p> WILLIAM PESEK is a Bloomberg columnist in Tokyo. He provides opinions and commentary on economics, business, markets, and politics throughout Asia. His columns routinely appear in publications around the globe. Previously, he was a columnist for Barron's, writing about global economics, politics, and financial markets. William was the winner of the Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW)'s 2010 award for commentary.</p>

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