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Political change and industrial development in Japan

Smith, Thomas C.

Political change and industrial development in Japan

government enterprise, 1868-1880

by Smith, Thomas C.

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Cal .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint of edition originally published 1955 with a brief preface to this edition by the author.

Statementby Thomas C. Smith.
The Physical Object
Paginationx,126p.
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13945767M

The growth of the agricultural sector of the economy helped make possible the growth in Japan's manufacturing, with farmers paying the taxes that created revenues that the government used for investing in industrial development. Japan's government and its industrialists, the zaibatsu, guided the nation economically. Japan was developing its.   Political factors affecting businesses are likely related to legal factors influencing companies. A steady political environment develops confidence in consumers and corporations investing, or still planning to spend in a particular country. That’s why they have a profound influence on the economy and the development of : Sarah Alice.

Still, there are four distinctive features of Japan’s development through industrialization that merit discussion: The proto-industrial base. Japan’s agricultural productivity was high enough to sustain substantial craft (proto-industrial) production in both rural and urban areas of the country prior to industrialization. Investment-led growth. The Restoration led to enormous changes in Japan's political and social structure and spanned both the late Edo period (often called the Bakumatsu) and the beginning of the Meiji era. During the Restoration, Japan rapidly industrialized and adopted western ideas and production methods. 1 Foreign influence 2 Imperial restoration.

Urbanization and the Development of Cities. The Earliest Cities. An industrial park is an area zoned and planned for the purpose of industrial development. They are intended to attract business by concentrating dedicated infrastructure to reduce the per-business expenses. was coined by Auguste Comte Spectorsky in his book The. Industrialisation (or industrialization) is the period of social and economic change that transforms a human group from an agrarian society into an industrial involves an extensive re-organisation of an economy for the purpose of manufacturing.. As industrial workers' incomes rise, markets for consumer goods and services of all kinds tend to expand and provide a further stimulus.


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