Lessons from the East Asian Economic Miracle

Byrne Hobart
Mar 11 · 38 min read

Origins: How Did the Boom Start?

Case Study: Japan

Case Study: South Korea

Would you buy millions and millions of new cars from this man?

Inflation: When It’s Not So Bad

Corruption: Also Not So Bad

IP Piracy: Great Artists Steal

Financial Repression

Banks Over Bonds

Policy Implications for the US


Byrne Hobart

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I write about technology (more logos than techne) and economics.

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