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JAPAN'S GENERAL TRADING COMPANIES

By: Kojima, Kiyoshi

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Organization for Economic: 1984

Seller ID: RWARE0000046343

ISBN: 9264126449

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

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ESCAPE FROM WORK: FREELANCING YOUTH AND THE CHALLENGE TO CORPORATE JAPAN

By: Kosugi, Reiko

Price: ¥1,900.00

Publisher: Trans Pacific Press: 2008

Seller ID: RWARE0000045005

ISBN: 1876843454

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Escape from Work is about an important evolution which has been occurring in the Japanese labor market over the past decade. As Japanese came to enjoy higher levels of affluence in the late 1980s and early 1990s, attitudes towards work and life course began to change. At the same time, globalization and heightened competition have accelerated the casualization of work in Japan. The furiitaa, young people who are free-lance, long-term 'casuals,' are le... View more info

BUSINESS PRACTICES AND TAXATION IN JAPAN (NINTH EDITION)

By: Kuboi, Takashi

Price: ¥5,000.00

Publisher: The Japan Times:

Seller ID: RWARE0000026565

ISBN: 4789010740

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


A crisp clean hardcover, no markings throughout, NOT an ex-lib edition.(Nin th Edition). View more info

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CRACKING THE JAPANESE MARKET: STRATEGIES FOR SUCCESS IN THE NEW GLOBAL ECON OMY

By: Morgan, James

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Free Press: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000029237

ISBN: 1416573550

Condition: Very Good


Global business today is played by new rules -- many of which are being wri tten by the Japanese and their remarkably successful companies. Because the Japanese are redefining business as we know it, Western companies expectin g to profit from the new global marketplace must first learn to compete and succeed against the Japanese in Japan. James C. Morgan, Chairman of Applied Materials, Inc., the leading supplier of advanced processing equipment to the worldwide semiconductor industry which does about forty percent of its business in Japan, and J. Jeffrey Morgan, who has worked in Tokyo on th... View more info

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JAPAN UNBOUND: A VOLATILE NATION'S QUEST FOR PRIDE AND PURPOSE

By: Nathan, John

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000046321

ISBN: 0618138943

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Not since World War II has Japan faced a crisis like the one before it now. An apparently endless recession has weakened the foundations of the tradit ional family and severed the bond between Japan's corporations and employee s. Unruly children turn classrooms into battlefields. Ultranationalist prid e and xenophobia are celebrated in best-selling comic books and championed by media superstars, including the governor of Tokyo. Upheavals across the so... View more info

BETWEEN MITI AND THE MARKET: JAPANESE INDUSTRIAL POLICY FOR HIGH TECHNOLOGY

By: Okimoto, Daniel I.

Price: ¥2,200.00

Publisher: Stanford University Press: 1989

Seller ID: RWARE0000001392

ISBN: 0804712980

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Between MITI and the Market: Japanese Industrial Policy for High Technology. View more info

THE NEW MASTERS

By: Oppenheim,Phillip

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Random House UK Distribution: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000007714

ISBN: 0091746930

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A wonderful tight clean copy, protected in a new brodart wrapper, no inscri ptions, unclipped dustjacket, this is not an Ex-Lib or a BCE/BOMC edition. This is an analysis of the causes of Japan's post-war industrial supremacy. It examines the West's reluctance to acknowledge this and claims that underhand practices and cultural differences are attributed to Japan's success. Because of this, the West does not see Japan as a model to studied or emulated and thus misses out on the opportunity to learn from Japan's success. The author puts forward the view that by discarding prejudices, the West w... View more info

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EXTREME TOYOTA: RADICAL CONTRADICTIONS THAT DRIVE SUCCESS AT THE WORLD'S BE ST MANUFACTURER

By: Osono, Emi

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Wiley: 2008

Seller ID: RWARE0000034595

ISBN: 0470267623

Condition: Fine/Fine


Extreme Toyota offers the first real, comprehensive inside look at what mak es one of the world?s best companies run. With unprecedented access to the inner working of Toyota, the authors spent six years researching the compan y, interviewing hundreds of executives and employees, and discovering the c ompany's secret of success. What they uncovered will surprise you and chang e the way you think about business. Simultaneously rigidly traditional and seriously innovative, it is precisely those internal contradictions that ma ke the company so successful and admired. View more info

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CAN JAPAN COMPETE

By: Porter, Michael E.

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Basic Books: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000046323

ISBN: 0465059899

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. In Can Japan Compete?, world-renowned competition strategist Michael Porter and his colleagues explain why American assumptions about Japan have proved so inaccurate, what Japan must do to regain its strength, and what its journey can tell us about how to succeed in the new global economy.The research behind this book began in the early 1990s, at a time when Japan's economic success was overwhelmingly credited to the Japanese government and its unique... View more info

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TRADING PLACES HOW AMERICA ALLOWED JAPAN TO TAKE THE LEAD

By: Prestowitz, Clyde

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Tuttle+publishing: 1989

Seller ID: RWARE0000046388

ISBN: 4805305088

Condition: Good


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JAPANESE BUSINESS ETIQUETTE

By: Rowland, Diana O.

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000037353

ISBN: 0446389439

Condition: Very Good


This guide also serves as a general introduction to Japanese culture, expla ining in part what has made that nation a successful competitor of the Unit ed States and why Americans have trouble selling products and services ther e. Readers learn, for example, that the Japanese don't say ``no,'' for to d o so would dispell the surface harmony that tradition demandsinstead they s ay ``it is very difficult'' or ``I'll think about it.'' Nonverbal communica tion is important in Japanese society, the author notes, and Westerners' di scomfort and need to fill silence with conversation often works agai... View more info

JAPANESE CAPITAL EXPORTS AND ASIAN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

By: T., D. (Derek T.) Healey

Price: ¥3,000.00

Publisher: Development Centre of the Or: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000046925

ISBN: 9264134840

Condition: Very Good


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SAVING THE SUN: A WALL STREET GAMBLE TO RESCUE JAPAN FROM ITS TRILLION-DOLL AR MELTDOWN

By: Tett, Gillian

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Harperbusiness: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000040417

ISBN: 006055424X

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. For more than a decade, Japan's dismal economy -- which has bounced from de flationary collapse to fitful recovery and back to collapse -- has been the biggest obstacle to economic growth. Why has the world's second largest ec onomy been unable to save itself? Why has a country, whose financial might in the 1980s was the most feared force on the globe, become the sick man of the world economy? Why has the industrial transformation once called the J ap... View more info

INDUSTRIAL COLLABORATION WITH JAPAN

By: Turner, Louis

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Council on Foreign Relations: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000001382

ISBN: 0710211090

Condition: Very Good


"The Royal Institute of International Affairs." Bibliography: p. 112-117. View more info

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COMEBACK

By: Vogel, Ezra

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: TUT BOOKS: 1985

Seller ID: RWARE0000010088

ISBN: 4805305037

Condition: Near Fine


Case by case building the resurgence of American business. View more info

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CHANGING JAPANESE CAPITALISM: SOCIETAL COORDINATION AND INSTITUTIONAL ADJUS TMENT

By: Witt, Michael A.

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000046324

ISBN: 0521868602

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Economic crisis tends to spur change in the 'rules of the game' - the 'institutions' - that govern the economic activity of firms and employees. But after more than a decade of economic pain following the burst of the Japanese Bubble Economy of the 1980s, the core institutions of Japanese capitalism have changed remarkably little. In this systematic and holistic assessment of continuity and change in the central components of Japanese capitalism, Mich... View more info

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INSIDE THE KAISHA: DEMYSTIFYING JAPANESE BUSINESS BEHAVIOR

By: Yoshimura, Noboru

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Harvard Business Review Pres: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000046308

ISBN: 0875844154

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Offers a detailed look at business etiquette and traditional behavior in Ja pan, and looks at seeming contradictions in Japanese business culture. View more info