FRONTLINE; Losing The War With Japan
More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Undigitized item: Request Digitization
Untranscribed item: Request Transcription
- Losing The War With Japan
- Program Number
- Series Description
Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983
- Program Description
Examines the successful strategies Japan is using to win American markets and the reasons US companies seem unable to compete. Critics believe the objective of Japanese businesses, aided by a government which actively participates in long-term industrial and economic planning, is to attack and drive the US competition out of business. This report looks at the basic differences between Japanese and US market capitalism through three industries -- automobile, video games and computers. Robert Krulwich hosts and leads 30-minute discussion and debate. PARTICIPANTS LISTED BELOW.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Public Affairs
- Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Losing The War With Japan,” 11/07/1991, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 17, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F2B9634009DD4CE3AD5503212CEE845B.
- MLA: “FRONTLINE; Losing The War With Japan.” 11/07/1991. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 17, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F2B9634009DD4CE3AD5503212CEE845B>.
- APA: FRONTLINE; Losing The War With Japan. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F2B9634009DD4CE3AD5503212CEE845B