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Innovation Nation

Science and Technology in 21st Century Japan

  • Carin Holroyd
  • Ken Coates

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Carin Holroyd, Ken Coates
    Pages 30-60
  3. Carin Holroyd, Ken Coates
    Pages 61-84
  4. Carin Holroyd, Ken Coates
    Pages 85-104
  5. Carin Holroyd, Ken Coates
    Pages 105-125
  6. Carin Holroyd, Ken Coates
    Pages 126-154
  7. Carin Holroyd, Ken Coates
    Pages 155-169
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 170-202

About this book

Introduction

This book explores Japan's efforts to promote the commercial benefits of science and technology. Japan has made major scientific investments, with a view to enhancing the country's medium and long-term economic prospects; these successful efforts have re-enforced the country's reputation as a leader in the promotion of national innovation.

Keywords

aging economy innovation Internet investment Japan Mobile reputation science and technology success

Authors and affiliations

  • Carin Holroyd
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ken Coates
    • 3
  1. 1.Asia Pacific FoundationCanada
  2. 2.Centre for International Governance InnovationCanada
  3. 3.University of WaterlooCanada

Bibliographic information

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