History of Japan's Trade and Industry Policy (3): Industrial Technology Policy

Author(s)/Editor(s) Written and edited by OKAZAKI Tetsuji
Publisher Keizai Sangyo Chosakai
ISBN 978-4-8065-2868-5
Publication Date April 2012

Table of Contents

This volume addresses the industrial policy of the Ministry of International Trade and Industry during the last two decades of the 20th century. The introduction gives an overview of the transition of the industrial policy during that period by presenting the ministry's trade and industrial policy visions for the 1980s and 1990s. Economic revitalization policy is taken up in Chapter 1, industrial organization policy in Chapter 2, policies on industrial finance and the tax system in Chapter 3, policies related to foreign direct investment in Chapter 4, and research and statistics in Chapter 5, respectively.

  • Introduction   Industrial policy from the 1980s and 1990s: From specific industrial policies to the economic structural reform
  • Chapter 1   Economic revitalization policy
  • Chapter 2   Industrial organization policy
  • Chapter 3   Finance and tax system
  • Chapter 4   Foreign direct investment and globalization
  • Chapter 5   Research and statistics