× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Japan / Economy / Success Story #120685

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 20, 1989
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Econ. miracle of Japan's recovery after World War II featured; historical scenes shown of Tokyo after the war. [Keio Univ. prof. Haruo SHIMADA - says United States provided technology know-how to Japan.] Dvt. of Japanese camera cited as example of economy development; scenes shown. [SHIMADA - discusses "human wear" technology] Japan's group vitality with regard to worker-co. rel. explained. [Two Minolta WORKERS - praise company] Competitive nature of Japanese industry detailed. [Bus. consultant James ABEGGLEN - says competition breeds great companies; talks about government's relationship to industry] Then-Secretary, of State John Foster Dulles' comment about Japanese industry recalled. Effect of Japanese talent for business on American trade and American-Japanese relations noted.

Jennings, Peter

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.