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Harvard East Asian Monographs 154

American Multinationals and Japan

The Political Economy of Japanese Capital Controls, 1899-1980

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$38.50 • £30.95 • €34.50

ISBN 9780674026308

Publication Date: 01/01/1992


380 pages

6 x 9 inches


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  • Introduction
  • Prologue: The Outer Gates, Origins to 1899
  • 1. The Door Ajar, 1899–1930
  • 2. The Sliding Door, 1930–1940
  • 3. The Closed Door, 1940–1950
  • 4. The Screen Door, 1950–1970
  • 5. The Inner Door, 1970–1980
  • Conclusions
  • Appendixes
    • A. The United States-Japanese Treaty of Commerce and Navigation of 1911 (Excerpts)
    • B. The Automobile Manufacturing Industry Law of 1936 (Excerpts)
    • C. The United States-Japanese Treaty of Friendship, Commerce, and Navigation of 1953 (Excerpts)
    • D. The Foreign Investment Law of 1950 (Excerpts)
    • E. The Capital Liberalization Program
    • F. The Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Control Law of 1980 (Excerpts)
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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