Japanese Capitalism in Crisis

Japanese Capitalism in Crisis : A Regulationist Interpretation

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The contributors to Japanese Capitalism in Crisis show that there can be a middle ground between the current extremes of the Japanese economy, and offer two proposals: a deeper understanding of long term development, and an extension of existing theory.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 156 x 234mm | 467g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 31 black & white tables
  • 1138973599
  • 9781138973596

Table of contents

Introduction: a puzzle for economic theories Robert Boyer and Toshio YamadaPart I Institutional interpretations and theories1. Japanese capitalism and the companyist compromise Toshio Yamada2. The hierarchical market-firm nexus as the Japanese mode of régulation Akinori Isogai, Akira Ebizuka and Hiroyasu Uemura3. Disproportionate productivity growth and accumulation regimes Hiroyuki UniPart II The wage labour nexus, forms of competition, financial regime: major structural transformations4. The capital-labour compromise and the financial system: a changing hierarchy Hironori Tohyama5. 'Industrial welfare' and 'company-ist' régulation: an eroding complementarity Masanori Hanada and Yasuro Hirano6. The financial mode of régulation in Japan and its demise Naoki NabeshimaPart III What crisis and what futures?7. The wage labour nexus challenged: more the consequence than the cause of the crisis Robert Boyer and Michel Juillard8. Growth, distribution and structural change in the post-war Japanese economy Hiroyasu Uemura9. Beyond the East Asian economic crisis Yasuo Inoue10. Some limitations on Japanese competitiveness enjamin Coriat, Patrice Geoffron and Marianne RubensteinConclusion: an epochal change ... but uncertian future Robert Boyer and Toshio Yamadashow more