The History of Anglo-Japanese Relations, 1600–2000

Volume 4 Economic and Business Relations

  • Janet E. Hunter
  • S. Sugiyama

About this book


This volume is concerned with the development of business and economic relations between Britain and Japan from the early seventeenth century up to the late twentieth century. Particular attention is given to commodity trade, capital flows, the transfer of knowledge and the overall balance of economic power between the two nations. Mutual perceptions of economic strengths and weaknesses are also considered, and the economic relationship located in the broader context of political and strategic interaction.


economic development Japan trade

Editors and affiliations

  • Janet E. Hunter
    • 1
  • S. Sugiyama
    • 2
  1. 1.London School of Economics and Political ScienceUK
  2. 2.Keio UniversityTokyoJapan

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2002
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-41917-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4039-1952-6
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