CHRONOLOGY

1912 Taisho Era 1912 - 1926 Great Righteousness First World War import substitution + export demand create wealth

 

GLOSSARY

fuyuzei confiscatory wealth tax of late 1940s GHQ + bureaucrats used it to bankrupt the pre War aristocracy cf sozokuzeiho
zaikei wealth formation employee savings scheme important in 401(k) debate cf kakutei kyoshutsu nenkin
aristocrats peerage created in Meiji Era for an Upper House peerage abolished and wealth extinguished by GHQ + bureaucrats in alliance
Mercantilism immediately post feudal economics objective is a surplus in external trade for the Prince as wealth vs Cameralism
shiteki private as shiteki seikatsu private life, shiteki zaisan private wealth vs koteki

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