U.S.-Japan policy and the new Japanese government joint hearing before the Subcommittees on Economic Policy, Trade, and Environment and Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, first session, October 5, 1993. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Economic Policy, Trade, and Environment.

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  • United States -- Foreign economic relations -- Japan.

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