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Title:
Unlocking the bureaucrat's kingdom : deregulation and the Japanese economy
Author:
Gibney, Frank, 1924-2006.
Publication Information:
Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
xiv, 282 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Long road to regulatory reform: From wartime controls to postwar recovery / Reforming the catch-up economy / Politicians, bureaucrats, and policymaking in Japan / Deregulation in Japan and the United States : a study in contrasts / Deregulating Japan's soul / Reform, Japanese-style / Protective bureaucracy in action: Who has obstructed reform? / Liberalizing Japan's insurance market / Between bureaucrat and buyer : Japan's nonprofit industry groups / Bureaucrats in business / Land factor : an economic diaster / Making of Japan's failed land policy / Myth of regulatory independence in Japan / Japan's financial system / Two years after the Kobe earthquake / Whither deregulation? : an epilogue to Japan's industrial policy
Reading Level:
1460 Lexile.
ISBN:
9780815731269

9780815731252
Format :
Book