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Liberal Trade and Japan

The Incompatibility Issue

  • Marcel F. van Marion

Part of the Contributions to Economics book series (CE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Introduction Liberal Trade and Japan the Incompatibility Issue in Electronics

  3. Liberal Economy Conception, Concepts and Conflicts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. Marcel F. van Marion
      Pages 7-18
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      Pages 19-33
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      Pages 35-51
  4. Japan and Trade Cartels, Coherence and Competition

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 53-53
    2. Marcel F. van Marion
      Pages 55-76
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      Pages 77-107
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      Pages 109-134
  5. Tensions Currents in Electronics Dumping

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 155-155
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      Pages 157-182
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      Pages 183-205
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      Pages 207-224
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  6. Japan’s Systematic Dumping an Approach to the Problem

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 253-253
    2. Marcel F. van Marion
      Pages 255-275
    3. Marcel F. van Marion
      Pages 277-283
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 285-298

About this book

Introduction

LIBERAL TRADE AND JAPAN THE INCOMPATIBILITY ISSUE IN ELECTRONICS What would be the cause of those many trade conflicts between Japan and the West? Do just lack of competitiveness and protectionism or inaccessibility of the Japanese market trigger repetitive trade conflicts or some mix? It may also be that economic systems of Japan and the Western industrial nations are incompatible. Both, the question of competitiveness and of frictions between both systems are addressed in this book. Incongruity of the economy of Japan and Western liberal system would have serious consequences for the continuity of the world trade system. H a contradiction between the two systems is supposed to exist, such a hypothesis would require analysis of the basics of the existing trade system and of the Japanese economy and what its effects on world trade are. H it would be possible to explain salient features of Japanese competitiveness from these frictions perhaps some recommendations could be made for improvement of business and governmental trade policies and of the international trade system. The present world trade system is partly framed in rules dating from the end of the 1940s and reflecting economic experience as well as prevailing - both theoretical and ideological - economic thought in the period prior to their design. Part A investigates the liberal basis of the international economic system and general position of Japan in that system.

Keywords

Freihandel International Economic Policy International Economics International Trade Internationaler Handel Liberal Trade marketing

Editors and affiliations

  • Marcel F. van Marion
    • 1
  1. 1.EindhovenThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-46942-8
  • Copyright Information Physica-Verlag Heidelberg 1993
  • Publisher Name Physica-Verlag HD
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-7908-0699-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-46942-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1431-1933
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