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Innovations in Japan"s community-based industries

Yamazaki, Mitsuru.

Innovations in Japan"s community-based industries

a case study

by Yamazaki, Mitsuru.

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Published by Asian Productivity Organization in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Small business -- Japan -- Case studies.,
    • Manufacturing industries -- Japan -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Mitsuru Yamazaki.
      SeriesProductivity series ;, no. 15
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2346.J3 Y315 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination51 p. :
      Number of Pages51
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3033640M
      ISBN 10928331705X
      LC Control Number82122045
      OCLC/WorldCa8260987

      Open innovation brings Japanese companies to Startup India. As Japan capitalises on the huge tech talent in the Indian startup landscape, JETRO is enabling positive cross border collaborations. Japan was once home to companies that dominated industries and outperformed global competitors. However, Japanese companies have been criticized in recent years for losing their innovative edge and creative spirit.. Today, startups as well as established companies throughout the country are trying to revive its glory days by adapting to a fast-paced and changing business environment.

      The notion that innovation in information technology could spark a revitalization of the Japanese economy became a hot topic in , and the Japanese government announced an e-Japan Strategy for creating a knowledge emergent society in January However, just when a consensus seemed to be emerging regarding the importance of IT innovation in Japan, the country's IT industries were .   The government’s Council on Industrial Competitiveness blames the declining competitive edge of Japanese businesses on their stagnating power of innovation — which it says stems from the.

      Knowledge of Japanese technological and economic history can contribute importantly to our understanding of economic growth in the modern era. This book studies the industrial development of Japan since the midth century, with particular emphasis on how the various industries built technological capabilities. HBS Working Knowledge: Business Research for Business Leaders.


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