Japan: Asian Giant or Old Age Pensioner?

Published 01 Jan 2004
Reference 4527
Region Asia
Summary

This case presents the domestic and external context of Japan after the end of the cold war. Questions are appended on the political, economic and business prospects of the country.

Teaching objectives

The case is based on the analytical framework presented for the G7 countries. It also serves as an introductory case to subsequent cases on Japanese corporate strategies, banking, organisational patterns, etc.