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Japan"s growing technological capability

implications for the U.S. economy


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Published by National Academy Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • Japan.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Technological innovations -- Economic aspects -- Japan.,
    • Technological innovations -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
    • High technology industries -- Japan.,
    • High technology industries -- United States.,
    • Competition -- Japan.,
    • Competiton -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementThomas S. Arrison ... [et al.], editors.
      ContributionsArrison, Thomas S., National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Japan., National Research Council (U.S.). Office of International Affairs.
      LC ClassificationsHC465.T4 J364 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 235 p. :
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1754441M
      ISBN 100309047803
      LC Control Number92085459

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