The Perils of Naoto Kan

Tasker, Peter
July 2010
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);7/12/2010 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 156 Issue 2, p3
The author offers opinions on Prime Minister Naoto Kan of Japan. Kan's economic and commercial policies and those of his Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) are criticized for creating a source of conflict between Japan and the U.S. by attempting to use a trade surplus to increase Japan's slow rate of economic development.


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