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  • Macroeconomics Of Japan And Japan

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    Project essay December 16, 2015 The Macroeconomics of Japan While Japan’s economy may be contracting, the unemployment rate has lowered to 3.1 percent in October which came down from the 3.4 percent that is was at in January of 2015. The lowest value since July of 1995, but as the number of unemployment has declined sharply and employment has rose. The average of unemployment was 2.7 which was set in 1953. The unemployment rate for Japan is reported by the Minister of Internal Affairs and Communication

  • Japan And Its Effects On Japan

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    Japan unlike many other countries has thrived on globalization. Japanese companies have investments all over the world, Japan exports modern technology such as new and innovative vehicles, and Japan’s people tourist in many iconic places outside of their country. But at the same time, globalization is hurting Japan. Globalization in Japan has led the country into issues with pollution. An overflow of waste incineration sites and construction, and also the butchery of Whales. These matters have steered

  • Japan 's Impact On Japan

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    Introduction: The 2011 Japan Earthquake was one of the most destructive earthquakes that the area had experienced in centuries. Earthquakes regularly impact Japan due to the nearby subduction zone under the northwestern Pacific Ocean. This is where the Pacific and North American tectonic plates meet, which ultimately causes frequent seismic activity. The 2011 earthquake is the 5th largest recorded since 1900 worldwide, and is classified as a 9.0 reverse fault mega-thrust earthquake (Mantanle 823)

  • Gender Roles : Japan And Japan

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    day’s a survey conducted by the Japan Times has found that `40 percent of both men and women in their 20s to 40s believe husbands should work full time while their wives stay at home`. (Japan times 2014) Also, a number of male and female respondents answered that they believe women should focus on parenting when their children are very young and so no work. This survey clearly shows how ingrained concepts of male and female roles are in Japan. The reasons why Japan has this type of role is there is

  • The Korea and Japan

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    : Japan VS Korea Introduction The topic that I choose for the presentation is Japan vs Korea. These 2 countries are near to each other. Japan is in the continent of Asia. Its country is made up of many islands. Since the sun rises in the east, Japan is often called "The Land of The Rising Sun. "The Japanese refers to their country as "Nippon" or Nihon" which means "source of the sun". The Japanese flag represents a red sun on a white background. The capital of Japan is

  • Japan Essay

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    Japan Table of Contents I. Geography a.) Land b.) Climate c.) Vegetation d.) Population and Culture e.) Natural Resources and Land Usage II. History a.) Post WWII-Present III. Economics IV. Politics and Government V. Military VI. International Relations VII. International Appeal The island of Japan (145,826 sq. mi.) is located in the North Pacific Ocean. It is bounded by on the north by the Sea of Okhotsk, on the east by the Pacific Ocean, on the south by the Pacific

  • Japan Essay

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    [pic] Japan Geography Japan is about the same size as California. Japan is made up of many islands. The four largest islands in Japan are Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu, and Shikoku. Japan forms an arc in the Pacific Ocean. Japans total area is about 378,000 square kilometers. About 75% of Japans land is mountains. Japans highest mountain is Mount Fuji at 3776 meters. Japan has several volcanic regions and 80 volcanoes are considered active. Mount Fuji hasn’t erupted since 1707 and is considered capable

  • Imperialism In Japan

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    because I thought it was a very important theory in Japan. The imperialism included the features of extreme nationalism and militarism. The result of spread of imperialism in Japan was the loyalty of Japanese toward government was extremely high. They were willing to use their life to help the country. In fact, it was definitely one of the reasons that cause the strong and hard to defeat of Japan in the WWII. Even at now, there are imperialists in Japan. Their attitudes are still anti-Chinese. There are

  • Japan 's Financial Environment : Japan Essay

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    Environment When it comes to Japan’s financial environment one of the first things to note is the vast pile of debt that Japan has accumulated over the years. Japan’s gross debt-to-GDP ratio stands above 240 percent, which is the highest of all OECD countries (The Economist, 2014). In contrast, in 2010 the ratio was ‘only’ 178.4 percent. The reason for this huge debt pile is that Japan has had twenty-two consecutive budget deficits (OECD, 2015). And in recent years these deficits were often over 8 percent

  • The Cultural Value Model Of Japan And Japan

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    The cultural value model that is being used in this outline is Hofstede’s Model. Although Japan and America have quite a few economic and technologic similarities, they contrast in many ways. The biggest difference between these two countries is Individualism vs. Collectivism. Hofstede himself finds that both of these cultures differ significantly on most these diminesions (Shah). PART 1: Compare and Contrast Cultural Values Power Distance Power distance in cultures refers to the way that power is