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Making Sense of Japan’s New Immigration Policy
November 30, 2018
Making Sense of Japan’s New Immigration Policy
A controversial new regulation will allow more foreign workers into Japan. But can Japan take care of them once they arrive?
Making Sense of Japan’s New Immigration Policy
Japanese Civil Society Is Helping Support Refugee Entrepreneurs
December 21, 2016
Japanese Civil Society Is Helping Support Refugee Entrepreneurs
Japan's government may be reluctant to open borders, but civil society is more welcoming.
Japanese Civil Society Is Helping Support Refugee Entrepreneurs
Japan’s Persistent Labor Shortage
July 14, 2014
Japan’s Persistent Labor Shortage
An inflexible labor market, immigration and low fertility form the Japanese labor shortage trifecta.
Japan’s Persistent Labor Shortage
Abe Serious on Agricultural Reform
June 17, 2014
Abe Serious on Agricultural Reform
The government is intent on far-reaching changes to farming, while labor reform looks more like window dressing.
Abe Serious on Agricultural Reform
Abenomics Structural Reform ‘Arrow’ Faltering
June 10, 2014
Abenomics Structural Reform ‘Arrow’ Faltering
Abe’s proposed population and agricultural reforms lack the systemic change needed to solve entrenched problems.
Abenomics Structural Reform ‘Arrow’ Faltering
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