TITLE

Aftershock or Afterthought?

AUTHOR(S)
Ferguson, Tim
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;9/7/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 13, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses the ruling of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) in Japan, the list of Powerful Women and the economy in Japan.
ACCESSION #
44486393

 

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