Skip to Content

Changes in the Permanent Employment System in Japan, 1982-1997

By Yukari Matsuzuka

Routledge – 2002 – 128 pages

Series: East Asia: History, Politics, Sociology and Culture

Purchasing Options:

  • Add to CartHardback: $135.00
    978-0-415-93183-0
    November 29th 2001
    Currently out of stock

Description

This study hypothesizes that the permanent employment system in Japan declined during the country's economic downturn in the 1990's. Contrary to expectation, the study finds that employment duration did not decrease, but increased especially for older workers in larger firms.

Related Subjects

  1. Asian Studies

Name: Changes in the Permanent Employment System in Japan, 1982-1997 (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: By Yukari Matsuzuka. This study hypothesizes that the permanent employment system in Japan declined during the country's economic downturn in the 1990's. Contrary to expectation, the study finds that employment duration did not decrease, but increased...
Categories: Asian Studies