Many Americans marvel at the success of the Japanese economy and political system. They are also concerned with the recent setbacks in the Japanese economy. Describe the basic features of the systems, both its strengths and limitations. What are the similarities and differences with the American systems? Which of the Japanese characteristics are adaptable in the USA?
The discussion focuses on the strengths and weaknesses of Japan's political and economic systems. It is compared to the U.S., with recommendations for U.S. economic improvement.