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Japan's Economy in War and Reconstruction
Japan's Economy in War and Reconstruction
By Jerome B. Cohen
University of Minnesota Press (for the International Secretariat, Institute of Pacific Relations), 1949, 545 pp.

A painstaking description of the effect upon the country's economy of the wartime speedup and expansion (1937-45), and of the conflicting policies pursued by the occupying authorities up to 1948.