TITLE

LEARNING From the STUDENT

AUTHOR(S)
Wehrfritz, George; Takayama, Hideko; Lee, B.J.
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);10/14/2002 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 140 Issue 16, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Contends that Japan could learn from South Korea's economic model. Role of Japanese Economics Minister Heizo Takenaka, a student of Seoul's banking reforms; Histories of the Japanese and South Korean economies; How radical reforms in South Korea made it a fast-growing economy; Topic of capitalism; Japan's financial decline; Pressure on Takenaka; Resistance to reform in Japan's bureaucracy; Outlook for economic reform in Japan.
ACCESSION #
7514204

 

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