MITI and the Japanese Miracle: The Growth of Industrial Policy, 1925-1975
Stanford University Press, 1982 - 393 pages
Japan is the world's richest country in terms of per capita income. Even during a recession the country is in the black. Japan's school system produces a blue-collar work force possessing skills that come only with a college degree in most Western countries. Its pension and health delivery systems are efficient and relatively inexpensive, and its unemployment rate half that of the United States and Germany.
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Particuilarly of interest for its argument that fascist-influenced bureaucrats survived the war and had significant impact on the postwar economic development of Japan Read full review