About Hironori Wada

Hironori Wada is associate professor in the School of International Politics, Economics and Communication at Aoyama Gakuin University and visiting fellow at the College of Asia and the Pacific, Australian National University.

Japan

Japan wrestles with sumo-style economy

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Faced with a stagnating economy and a shrinking population, Japan remains reluctant to embrace foreign investment and talent In keeping with the conventional perception of the developmental state, the primary characteristic of Japanese capitalism has long been a high degree of solidarity based on cooperation between the state and private actors. Although this characteristic seemed […]