TITLE

This Nation Is an Island

AUTHOR(S)
Caryl, Christian; Kashiwagi, Akiko
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);5/12/2008 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 151 Issue 19, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on how Japan's insularity and isolationism is affecting its economy. The article discusses Japan's history of resisting foreign investments and distance from globalization, and noting that it can no longer ignore sovereign wealth funds and international competition. Information is also provided on Japan's economic conditions, closed capitalism, and relationship with the rest of Asia.
ACCESSION #
32068856

 

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