Japan’s Growing Power over East Asia and the World Economy: Ends and Means

  • William R. Nester

About this book


In 40 years Japan has developed from a war-devastated and poverty stricken country into the second largest economy in the world. This book analyzes how Japan attained its current financial and technological status and argues that Japan's supremacy over world economies will expand further.


Asia East Asia economy Japan political economy Poverty science and technology

Authors and affiliations

  • William R. Nester
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Oriental and African StudiesUniversity of LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-20282-9
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1990
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-48509-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-20282-9
  • About this book