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Forthcoming Japanese Economics Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. East Asia's Demand for Energy, Minerals and Food

    The International Politics of Resources

    Edited by Kate Barclay, Graeme Smith

    China Japan and South Korea’s international relations are shaped by the fact that all three countries are significant importers of resources. This book brings together work on specific aspects of the politics of resources for each of these countries, regionally and internationally. There are some...

    To Be Published September 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Japan's Aid

    Lessons for economic growth, development and political economy

    By Edward M Feasel

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    In the twentieth century Japan emerged as one of the world’s leading economic powers: rising from wartime destruction to a leading economic engine in world markets. Japan’s economic aid policy, beginning with war reparations following its defeat in World War II, became a vehicle to help achieve...

    To Be Published September 21st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Japan: The Basics

    By Christopher P. Hood

    Series: The Basics

    Japan: The Basics, is an engaging introduction to the culture, society and the global positioning of Japan. Taking a fresh look at stereotypes associated with Japan, it provides a well-rounded introduction to a constantly evolving country. It addresses such questions as: • How do we go about...

    To Be Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Labour Market Deregulation in Japan and Italy

    Worker Protection under Neoliberal Globalisation

    By Hiroaki Richard Watanabe

    Series: Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

    Japan and Italy encountered severe economic problems in the early 1990s, and the governments had to deal with those issues effectively under the increasing neoliberal pressures of globalisation. In this context, labour market deregulation was considered an effective tool to cope with those economic...

    To Be Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Japan's 'Lost Decade'

    Causes, Legacies and Issues of Transformative Change

    Edited by W. Miles Fletcher III, Peter W. von Staden

    Understanding the 'lost decade' of the 1990s is central to explaining Japan today. Following a period of record high growth, the chronic downturn after 1990 raised fundamental questions about the course of the world's third largest economy. This crisis also presented Japan with the opportunity for...

    To Be Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge

  6. East Asian Development Model

    21st Century Perspectives

    Edited by Shiping Hua, Ruihua Hu

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

    Given the impressive growth in East Asia after World War II, initially led by Japan, the region's development models have been scrutinized since the 1980s. The shared Confucian cultural heritage, strong government guidance, and export led economies were often cited as contributors to the impressive...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Origin of the Prolonged Stagnation in Contemporary Japan

    The factitious deflation and the meltdown of the Japanese Firm as an entity

    By Masayuki Otaki

    Series: Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Business

    The deflationary Japanese economy is a spurious observation and a precarious political propaganda, which tacitly connects with the fanatic diagnosis urging an inflation-prompting macroeconomic policy. This book provides an overview of the prolonged stagnation of the current Japanese economy. It...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Japanese Economic Development

    Theory and Practice, 3rd Edition

    By Penelope Francks

    Series: Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

    This fully revised and updated third edition of Japanese Economic Development looks at Japan's economic history from the nineteenth century through to World War II, recasting analysis of Japan’s economic past in the light fresh theoretical perspectives in the study of economic history and...

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Japanese Economy

    From Black Ships to Black Depression

    By Craig Freedman

    This textbook offers an accessible guide to the modern Japanese economy by examining how Japan developed from a defeated and destitute country following World War II to a dominant economic power in the 1980s and then a persistently troubled economy beginning in the 1990s. Craig Freedman, an...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Japanese Consumer Creativity

    User Innovations, Role Playing and Consumer Communities

    Edited by Heung-Wah Wong, Miki Sugiura

    Series: Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

    This book explores how the process of adapting global products for local markets, a process in which consumers are increasingly involved, has become a rich source of product innovation. It examines a range of concepts, including product domestication and localisation, collaborative branding,...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge