Why does Japan Receive bo little direct investment from abroad?

Shujiro Urata

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Abstract

Globalization of economic activities has been advancing very rapidly in recent years. From the end of the Second World War until the early 1980s, international trade was the single most important means of globalization. Rapid expansion of foreign trade, resulting largely from trade liberalization under the auspices of the GATT, advances in communication and transportation technologies contributed to remarkable growth of the world economy. It is also well known that one of the factors that led to high economic growth in Japan was the expansion of foreign trade.1.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationChanging Japanese Business, Economy and Society: Globalization of Post-Bubble Japan
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Pages185-202
Number of pages18
ISBN (Electronic)9780230524040
ISBN (Print)9781403941343
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2004 Jan 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)
  • Business, Management and Accounting(all)
  • Social Sciences(all)

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    Urata, S. (2004). Why does Japan Receive bo little direct investment from abroad? In Changing Japanese Business, Economy and Society: Globalization of Post-Bubble Japan (pp. 185-202). Palgrave Macmillan. https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230524040_9