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Program Title: Postwar Japan: 40 Years of Economic Recovery
EASC Code: JA-05
Series Title: Anatomy of Japan: The Wellsprings of Economic Power
Region/Country: Japan
Language: English
Subtitles:
Subject: Economics & Business
Program Type: Documentary
Media Type: VHS
Director:
Producer: NHK Enterprises
Release Date: 1987
Running Time: 60 min.
Color or BW: Color
Program Abstract: When Japan lay in ruins after its defeat in World War II, who could have predicted its swift recovery and rise to prosperity?  This program traces the efforts of Japanese individuals and companies to recover in the postwar period, and it explains how Japan has emerged as the world’s second largest economy over the past forty years.
Data Entry Date: 5/10/2001