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Agriculture and economic growth: Japan"s experience.

Agriculture and economic growth: Japan"s experience.

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Published by University of Tokyo Press in [Tokyo] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Japan -- Congresses.,
    • Japan -- Economic conditions -- 1868- -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by Kazushi Ohkawa, Bruce F. Johnston, Hiromitsu Kaneda.
      ContributionsŌkawa, Kazushi, 1908- ed., Johnston, Bruce F., 1919- ed., Kaneda, Hiromitsu, ed., International Conference on Agriculture and Economic Development: a Symposium on Japan"s Experience, Tokyo, 1967.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2092 .A7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 433 p.
      Number of Pages433
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4057760M
      LC Control Number79483745

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OCLC Number: Notes: "The final version of a set of papers that were examined critically at the International Conference on Agriculture and Economic Development--A Symposium on Japan's Experience, which was held in Tokyo, July".

Get this from a library. Agriculture and Economic Growth: Japan's Experience. [Kazushi Ohkawa; Bruce F Johnston; Hiromitsu Kaneda] -- This book contains updated versions of a set of papers presented at the International Conference on Agriculture and Economic Development-A Symposium on Japan's Experience which was held in Tokyo.

This book contains updated versions of a set of papers presented at the International Conference on Agriculture and Economic Development-A Symposium on Japan's Experience which was held in Tokyo, July, These papers make a comprehensive reappraisal of Japan's agricultural development and its relevance to economic growth over the last Cited by: Overview of the economy.

In the three decades of economic development followingrapid economic growth referred to as the Japanese post-war economic miracle occurred. By the guidance of Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, with average growth rates of 10% in the s, 5% in the s, and 4% in the s, Japan was able to establish and maintain itself Country group: Developed/Advanced, High.

The economic history of Japan is most studied for the spectacular social and economic growth in the s after the Meiji Restoration, when it became the first non-Western great power, and for its expansion after the Second World War, when Japan recovered from devastation to become the world's second largest economy behind the United States, and from behind China as well.

Challenges to the Economy of Japan. Japan’s economy has experienced numerous problems such as bad debts which have led to a slow and unsteady growth rate and inadequate natural resources due to the unfavorable mountainous terrain thus the need to rely on imported agricultural produce for local consumption.

The Japanese population is mainly made. Japanese Industrialization and Economic Growth. Carl Mosk, University of Victoria. Japan achieved sustained growth in per capita income between the s and through industrialization.

Moving along an income growth trajectory through expansion of manufacturing is. Economic growth can be defined as the increase in the inflation-adjusted market value of the goods and services produced by an economy over time. It is conventionally measured as the percent rate of increase in real gross domestic product, or real GDP.

Growth is usually calculated in real terms - i.e., inflation-adjusted terms – to eliminate the distorting effect of inflation on the. The Japanese economic miracle is known as Japan's record period of economic growth between the post-World War II era to the end of the Cold the economic boom, Japan rapidly became the world's second largest economy (after the United States).By the s, Japan's demographics began stagnating and the workforce was no longer expanding as it did in the.

It is often said that the reform gave former tenant farmers new incentives, which contributed to the rapid growth of Japanese agriculture, but little empirical evidence has been presented to support that assertion.

Most past studies discussed the impact of reform without distinguishing between political and economic issues. Japan’ economy has experienced a period of very rapid economic growth in the years, a partial slowing down of the rate of growth up to the end of the s and then a.

The Bubble Economy and the Lost Decade: Learning from the Japanese Economic Experience. William M. Tsutsui and Stefano Mazzotta. This paper presents a concise overview of Japan’s economic development since World War II, with a particular emphasis on the speculative boom of the s known as the “bubble.

The Cultural Career of the Japanese Economy: Developmental and Cultural Nationalisms in Historical Perspective Laura Hein This essay explores the connection between the economy and cultural identity in Japanese nationalism. After World War II Japan was a pacesetter in the global trend toward developmental nationalism, including a transformation of.

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The growth of manufacturing machinery output, and technological improvements in that machinery, are the main drivers of economic growth.

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Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF. Through their cumulative interaction economic life was progressively reorganized to achieve a rising level of productivity and income, despite the relentless growth of population.

The difficulties of other Asiatic countries today in financing development on a comparable scale adds fresh interest to the experience of the Japanese.

Japan’s Economic Miracle: Underlying Factors and Strategies for the Growth Introduction Japan’s reconstruction of its nation to become the great economic power in less than forty years after the defeat of World War II has been a somewhat remarkable exception in modern economic history.

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