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Aging Asia: Turning Demographic Weakness to Strength
August 07, 2017
Aging Asia: Turning Demographic Weakness to Strength
Will developing Asia get old before it gets rich?
Aging Asia: Turning Demographic Weakness to Strength
‘Womenomics’ Comes to Japan's Defense Sector
May 09, 2017
‘Womenomics’ Comes to Japan's Defense Sector
Women are making in-roads in the Defense Ministry and Self-Defense Forces, but more needs to be done.
‘Womenomics’ Comes to Japan's Defense Sector
What’s Ailing Womenomics?
January 26, 2017
What’s Ailing Womenomics?
Despite government efforts, cultural pressures continue to dissuade many women in Japan from joining the workforce.
What’s Ailing Womenomics?
Women Will Save Japan
December 01, 2016
Women Will Save Japan
Improving women's political and economic participation will be central to preserving Japan's status as a global heavyweight.
Women Will Save Japan
New Leaders Challenge Asia’s Gender Gap
October 31, 2016
New Leaders Challenge Asia’s Gender Gap
Asia's gender gap is still daunting, but more and more women are taking on political leadership roles.
New Leaders Challenge Asia’s Gender Gap
Asia’s Boards: Where Are The Women?
March 16, 2016
Asia’s Boards: Where Are The Women?
Despite progress, Asian women are yet to crack the corporate “rice-paper ceiling.” Are arbitrary quotas the answer?
Asia’s Boards: Where Are The Women?
When Womenomics Meets Reality
October 06, 2015
When Womenomics Meets Reality
The Japanese government can make structural changes, but cultural attitudes are proving stubborn.
When Womenomics Meets Reality
Abenomics 2.0: A Reform Reboot For Japan?
September 30, 2015
Abenomics 2.0: A Reform Reboot For Japan?
The Japanese PM turns his attention from defense to his economic program.
Abenomics 2.0: A Reform Reboot For Japan?
OECD’s Tough Love For Abenomics
April 17, 2015
OECD’s Tough Love For Abenomics
Efforts to revive the Japanese economy may yet succeed, but there is no room for complacency.
OECD’s Tough Love For Abenomics
Interview: Naomi Fink on the Japanese Economy
April 08, 2015
Interview: Naomi Fink on the Japanese Economy
Analyst Naomi Fink on the Japanese economy and the outlook for Abenomics.
Interview: Naomi Fink on the Japanese Economy
Is Abenomics Firing at the Wrong Targets?
April 01, 2015
Is Abenomics Firing at the Wrong Targets?
The structural reforms of Japan’s Abe government may not be what is needed to drag the economy out of its slump.
Is Abenomics Firing at the Wrong Targets?
IMF: Abenomics Won’t Succeed Without Inclusive Growth
March 18, 2015
IMF: Abenomics Won’t Succeed Without Inclusive Growth
A new paper calls on the Japanese government to do more on structural reforms.
IMF: Abenomics Won’t Succeed Without Inclusive Growth
Maternity Harassment in Japan
February 11, 2015
Maternity Harassment in Japan
Ambitious Japanese women struggle to balance family and career.
Maternity Harassment in Japan
Interview: Japan’s Slow Progress on Womenomics
December 25, 2014
Interview: Japan’s Slow Progress on Womenomics
Devin Stewart on the progress of Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s “Womenomics” reforms.
Interview: Japan’s Slow Progress on Womenomics
Japan’s Womenomics Rebooted
December 23, 2014
Japan’s Womenomics Rebooted
The country still lags its peers on workplace equality, but there are some signs of progress.
Japan’s Womenomics Rebooted
Asia’s Faltering ‘Womenomics’
November 27, 2014
Asia’s Faltering ‘Womenomics’
The region has made little headway in achieving gender equality.
Asia’s Faltering ‘Womenomics’
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