RIWAC Research Institute for Women and Careers JAPAN WOMEN'S UNIVERSITY


【Report】“Women’s empowerment in Japanese companies”: Empirical analysis on economic policy

Date  :  1st March ,2017
Place  : RIWAC   Japan Women’s University (Mejiro campus)    2-8-1 Mejirodai,Bunkyo-ku,Tokyo
Lecturer  :  Professor Hiromi Ishizuka.

 A comparison with South Korean and Chinese companies and labor markets

 A research meeting was held with Professor Hiromi Ishizuka of Jiyugaoka Sanno College as an invited guest speaker.

 Professor Ishizuka carefully explained work-life situations by gender and job title, analysis of factors behind promotion, and policy issues in Japan, China and South Korea.
 This was a very significant research meeting in which challenges for achieving the economic policy of “women’s empowerment” in Japan came into sharp focus, and a lively debate was held on issues including future solutions.