Accession Number : AD0461254

Title :   THE CONCEPT OF HOSTILE TRADE, AND A CASE STUDY OF SEVENTEENTH CENTURY JAPAN,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s) : Mendershausen, Horst ; Meyer, Nancy V.

Report Date : APR 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 116

Abstract : This Memorandum presents initial parts of a study of international trade between hostile societies, the purpose of which is to throw light on the interaction of political tensions and trade relations. The first part of the Memorandum addresses the matter in general, presenting concepts and defining the approach of study; the second part is a historical case study of hostile trade in seventeenth century Japan. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COMMERCE, FOREIGN POLICY), JAPAN, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, ECONOMICS, COSTS, POLITICAL SCIENCE.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE