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Japan 2019: Feast or Famine
February 07, 2019
Japan 2019: Feast or Famine
Economist Jesper Koll on what to expect from Abenomics and Japan's economy in 2019.
Japan 2019: Feast or Famine
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
Japan Open Doors for More Foreign Workers
June 09, 2018
Japan Open Doors for More Foreign Workers
Abe has proposed concrete measures to deepen the labor pool of low-skilled foreign workers in a drastic shift in policy.
Japan Open Doors for More Foreign Workers
Japan Won’t Depopulate Quietly Into The Night
May 20, 2016
Japan Won’t Depopulate Quietly Into The Night
The Japanese government is trying to increase the nation’s labor force.
Japan Won’t Depopulate Quietly Into The Night
Japan’s Immigration Reluctance
September 15, 2015
Japan’s Immigration Reluctance
Despite its demographic crisis, Japan isn’t interested in relaxing its immigration controls.
Japan’s Immigration Reluctance
Japan: Abe Misses Chance on Immigration Debate
March 06, 2015
Japan: Abe Misses Chance on Immigration Debate
The silence of the Japanese prime minister following the recent “apartheid” controversy speaks volumes.
Japan: Abe Misses Chance on Immigration Debate
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