Economic and Security Reform in Japan: Harder Than It Looks


H.D.P. Envall

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 277


Washington, D.C.: East-West Center

Publication Date: August 19, 2014
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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H. D. P. (David) Envall, Research Fellow at the Department of International Relations at Australian National University, writes that "Overextending national security reforms could undermine the government's popularity and thus damage its capacity to undertake difficult economic changes."

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