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Ambassador Mansfield discusses the current United States economic problems, placing the blame on the United States, not on Japan. He recommends increased trade with all Asian countries. During a question and answer session, he responds to questions about trade and military relations with Japan and other East Asian countries.
Mansfield, Mike, --1903-2001.; United States--Economic conditions--1981-2001.; United States--Foreign relations--Japan.; Japan--Foreign relations--United States.; United States--Foreign relations--East Asia.; East Asia--Foreign relations--United States.
Year of this speech is estimated circa 1982.
United States; Japan
Mike Mansfield Political Speeches, Press Interviews, and Campaign Advertisements Audio Recordings, OH 022
University of Montana. Mansfield Library. Archives and Special Collections
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Mansfield, Michael "Mike" J., "Speech to the American Chamber of Commerce, Japan, September 2, 198-?" (1982). Mike Mansfield Political Speeches, Press Interviews and Campaign Audio Recordings. 49.