In Tokyo, so many taxis, so few to pay the fares

Gaouette, Nicole
February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/11/99, Vol. 91 Issue 53, p10
Reports that Japan's recession has hit Tokyo's taxi business hard. Penny-pinching consumers as more inclined to take trains; How with joblessness at near record levels, more people are driving taxis for a living; The traffic jams that the overabundance of taxis is causing.


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