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What Happened to Japan, Inc?
Aired 1/29/1998

In the 1980s, the business press was filled with stories about how the Japanese were an unstoppable economic juggernaut. But since 1991, Japan has foundered. What happened? To find out, Think Tank went to Tokyo to get to the heart of the matter.



  Eamonn Fingleton
    author of Blindside
  Sheryl WuDunn
    New York Times, Tokyo bureau
  Yoichi Funabashi
    Asahi Shimbun

Originally Aired: 1/29/1998

   
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