AND THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL CRISIS growth accelerated

Until the 1990s, East Asia’s economic growth was the economic marvel of the world in the post-World War II period . Japan, a low-income country prior to the war, had emerged from it in dire economic straits, but postwar reconstruction was completed by the mid-1950s and economic growth accelerated sharply in the late 1950s . By the mid-1960s, Japan’s… CONTINUE READING