Time to Retire: Is Lifetime Employment in Japan Still Viable?

In Japan, lifetime employment is a popular topic among scholars; in fact, “[s]ome researchers regard these employment practices as one of the most important characteristics of the Japanese economic system.” Lifetime employment refers to the system in Japan where both the employer and employee Read More …

Austerity and Human Rights Law: Towards a Rights-Based Approach to Austerity Policy, a Case Study of Greece

This Note analyzes the legal framework for the protection of the right to work under national and international laws, and the limitations for Greece regarding the implementation of austerity measures that result in causing retrogression in the enjoyment of this right. Part I discusses Read More …