Changes in the Japanese Urban System Since the 1950s: Urbanization, Demography, and the Management Function

@inproceedings{Abe2018ChangesIT,
  title={Changes in the Japanese Urban System Since the 1950s: Urbanization, Demography, and the Management Function},
  author={Kazutoshi Abe and Tomoko Kubo and Nobuhiko Komaki},
  year={2018}
}
Japan is turning into an aging and low fertility from the age of urbanization and population increase at a rate that is without precedent. Under such circumstances, Japanese cities have experienced drastic changes. This chapter examined how Japanese cities have changed since the 1950s onward by analyzing (1) national urban planning policies and their effects on the demographic character of the country, (2) changes in Japanese metropolitan areas, and (3) the distribution of large, corporate… CONTINUE READING