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By Eleanor M. Hadley

Eleanor Hadley used to be a girl prior to her time. whereas engaged on a Ph.D. in economics at Harvard, she was once recruited through the U.S. executive for her wisdom of eastern zaibatsu (business combines) and for this reason grew to become one in every of MacArthur's key advisors through the profession. After finishing her doctorate, she ready for a profession in Washington till she realized she used to be being blacklisted. Seventeen years handed earlier than Hadley's identify was once cleared; meanwhile she labored in social carrier agencies and taught economics at Smith collage. She again to govt provider in 1967 and commenced a exclusive profession as a senior coverage analyst with the U.S. Tariff fee and the overall Accounting workplace. widely recognized (and feared) by way of eastern businessmen and executive leaders as "the trust-busting beauty," Hadley released Antitrust in Japan, a seminal paintings at the effect of postwar deconcentration measures, in 1970. She acquired the Order of the! Sacred Treasure from the japanese govt in 1986.

Hadley's own tale presents a colourful backdrop to her great discussions of early postwar rules, which have been created to supply Japan with a extra effective and aggressive financial system. As an individual heavily desirous about formulating U.S. fiscal coverage towards Japan for almost part a century, Eleanor Hadley brings a different perspective--as good as a down-to-earth feel of humor--to the continued problem of speaking around the Pacific.

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One not infrequently saw horses with whip marks over their bodies and even blinded in one eye from having been struck. One rapidly concluded that China could be fertile territory for the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Prewar Experiences 39 I sailed for Japan from a port just below Tientsin with the Yellow River in flood. As I had already learned on my trip to Nanking, Chinese do not bury their dead but build mounds over the body. Because of the flood, a number of these burial mounds were slowly floating downstream.

Accordingly, he went slightly downriver and accepted MIT’s offer. In retrospect, how the department must have rued this decision. The department, at this time, did not like the master’s degree, so in consequence the difference between the master’s and doctoral degree was the dissertation. C. D. ” At a party I was introduced to Mrs. Chamberlin, a Frenchwoman who was the wife of Edward Chamberlin, the well-known Harvard economist who had already published his influential Monopolistic Competition.

Eventually a car of 1934 vintage appeared, and after I got in we started bumping toward the station. The closer we approached the fewer were the buildings standing. The North Station had been in the path of 32 Memoir of a Trustbuster Shanghai’s most severe fighting when the Japanese took over Shanghai. A WPA [Works Progress Administration]-looking shack now takes its place. In front, some one hundred and fifty refugees, haggard and tired, were waiting to buy tickets. Probably not more than half would be successful.

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