Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-5 of 5 items

  • Keywords: Japanese labor market x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Japan: Liberalization for Outsiders, Protection for Insiders

Jiyeoun Song

in Inequality in the Workplace: Labor Market Reform in Japan and Korea

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452154
eISBN:
9780801471018
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452154.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This chapter examines the political processes and outcomes of Japan's labor market reform over the past two decades. During this time, Japan has adopted more market-oriented principles in the labor ... More


Japanese and Korean Labor Markets and Social Protections in Comparative Perspective

Jiyeoun Song

in Inequality in the Workplace: Labor Market Reform in Japan and Korea

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452154
eISBN:
9780801471018
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452154.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This chapter details three key institutional aspects of the labor market and social protection—employment protection, industrial relations and wage bargaining, and social protection programs—in Japan ... More


Conclusion

Jiyeoun Song

in Inequality in the Workplace: Labor Market Reform in Japan and Korea

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452154
eISBN:
9780801471018
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452154.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This concluding chapter assesses the medium- and long-term effects of key structural changes in Japan's and Korea's political economies on the labor market and social protections: an aging society, ... More


The Institutional Origins of the Labor Market and Social Protections in Japan and Korea

Jiyeoun Song

in Inequality in the Workplace: Labor Market Reform in Japan and Korea

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452154
eISBN:
9780801471018
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452154.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This chapter discusses the origins and development of the labor market and social protections in Japan and Korea during the industrialization period. In the case of Japan, permanent employment ... More


Constraints on the Level and Efficient Use of Labor

Hiroshi Ono and Marcus E. Rebick

in Structural Impediments to Growth in Japan

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226060217
eISBN:
9780226060231
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226060231.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter addresses impediments to the growth of the labor supply that are affecting the economy. It first outlines the state of Japanese labor in 2001, focusing on the extent to which ... More


View: