Japan Labor Issues

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We now publish Japan Labor Issues online only (The latest print version is vol.5 no.30, April-May 2021 issue). If you have inquiries, please direct them to the Editorial Office.

This journal introduces the recent developments in Japan in the field of labor to a global audience.

It is comprised of five sections:

  • "Trends" addresses the key points in Japanese labor issues and recent developments in labor policy.
  • "Research" introduces papers covering research in the field of labor.
  • "Judgments and Orders" introduces major judicial precedents related to labor and commentary on them.
  • "Series: Japan's Employment System and Public Policy" systematically outlines the basis of labor situation in Japan and its analysis.
  • "Statistical Indicators" presents the current state of Japan's economy and labor.

About Japan Labor Issues

Latest IssueVol.5, No.35, December 2021 new

Full Text: Japan Labor Issue Vol.5, No.35, December 2021 (PDF:1.91MB)

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Judgments and Orders

Statistical Indicators (PDF:624KB)

Contents of Japan Labor Issues 2021 (PDF:206KB)

Published on November 25, 2021

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