April 1,2008 - Modern Japan 1964, Tokyo Olympic LDP...

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Modern Japan 1964, Tokyo Olympic LDP (Liberal Democratic Party) Liberal Party + Democratic Party Conservative policies - free enterprise, private property, civic and family values, law and order Questionable, but obviously effective campaign tactics Hold power from 1955 to 1993 Opposition - Japan Communisty Party, Japan Socialist Party, Clean Government Party Made in Japan “Economic miracle”? Or, just a return to normal? “Income Doubling Plan” External influence on economic growth MITI (Ministry of International Trade and Industry) Heavy industry, replaced by energy efficient and “knowledge intensive” industries Electronic (National, Panasonic, Sony) Cars (Toyota, Honda, Nissan) “Japan Inc.” Keiretsu marketing firms Small industry as integral to large scale manufacturing Domestic compition
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International trade “Free Trade”( Thatcher, Reagan, Nakasone) - International Monetary Fund, World Bank, GATT Stock Bubble – Stock Exchange increases 300%, real estate
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course LINEAR ALG 040 taught by Professor Dillhion during the Spring '08 term at UWO.

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