TITLE

Jousting with the Japanese

AUTHOR(S)
Cooper, Matthew; Impoco, Jim
PUB. DATE
July 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/11/94, Vol. 117 Issue 2, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how Mickey Kantor, the US trade ambassador, is grappling with Tokyo's political turmoil. Concern over trade imbalance with Japan; Surprise parliamentary election of Socialist Tomiichi Murayama as Japan's prime minister that sent shock waves around the world and through Kantor's office; US response to Japanese challenges; Kantor's credentials. INSET: Kantor tries to trade up (accomplishments and challenges).
ACCESSION #
9407067605

 

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