Japan May Limit Hiring of Temporary Workers
Read the article Japan May Limit Hiring of Temporary Workers (follow the previous link to read the article in a separate window) and then consider answers to the questions below.
Define the terms:
- Temporary workers
Explain why the strengthening Yen is eroding Japan's export earnings.
Analyse the Japanese government's decision to ban the former government's policy of letting companies hire temporary workers to adjust payroll size in line with production.
Evaluate the policy of cutting labour numbers in a recession.