Excerpts of article by Martin Fackler, NY Times online.
Few nations in recent history have seen such a striking reversal of economic fortune as Japan. The original Asian success story, Japan rode one of the great speculative stock and property bubbles of all time in the 1980s to become the first Asian country to challenge the long dominance of the West.
Now, as the United States and other Western nations struggle to recover from a debt and property bubble of their own, a growing number of economists are pointing to Japan as a dark vision of the future.
See link to full article: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/17/world/asia/17japan.html?src=ISMR_AP_LO_MST_FB
Answer by HotMama330 at 1:40 PM on Oct. 20, 2010
Answer by _Tam_ at 9:24 AM on Oct. 20, 2010
Helping you out in making the article linkable. ;-)
Answer by musicmom08 at 9:24 AM on Oct. 20, 2010
Next question overall
okay so i am tired alll the time and this was this way before i had kids.