Japan


Japan’s ageing crimewave
Marcus Roberts | Mar 30 2016 | comment  
For some, prison is just more attractive than the outside world.

Japanese population decline - it’s official!
Marcus Roberts | Mar 11 2016 | comment  
A drop of 0.7% since 2010.

Will Japan bow to immigration pressure?
Shannon Roberts | Jan 13 2016 | comment  
Other solutions to its shrinking population seem hard to find.

Building age-friendly cities
Shannon Roberts | Dec 14 2015 | comment  
Hong Kong and Japan take positive new measures.

Japan’s military feels the population squeeze
Marcus Roberts | Dec 4 2015 | comment  
Where are its future recruits going to come from?

Germany and Japan: on different immigration paths
Marcus Roberts | Oct 28 2015 | comment  
But which will be more successful in the long term?

Can Japan change its demographic future?
Marcus Roberts | Oct 12 2015 | comment  
The Abe government is certainly trying to.

Japan faces unprecedented population contraction in 2015 census
Shannon Roberts | Sep 7 2015 | comment  
Countries soon to be in the same boat are watching closely.

Ageing populations, announcements and Happy Meals
Marcus Roberts | Jul 23 2015 | comment  
South Korea and Japan react to their demographic shifts...

What is kodokushi?
Shannon Roberts | Jul 6 2015 | comment  
A horrific Japanese trend and what one man is doing to help.

Germany about to tip over the edge…
Marcus Roberts | May 8 2015 | comment  
...and into population decline.

Japanese population: welcome back to the year 2000!
Marcus Roberts | May 6 2015 | comment  
The shrinking of Japan continues with no end in sight...

Japanese fathers need to help more around the house
Marcus Roberts | Apr 9 2015 | comment  
This will increase Japan's fertility rate, according to the Government.

Japanese Village of the Dolls
Marcus Roberts | Jan 16 2015 | comment  
Dolls are perfect for filling up a town which has no people.

Population affects national security - and some are starting to worry
Shannon Roberts | Nov 17 2014 | comment  
How resilient will we be without a large working age population?

The emptying of a nation
Marcus Roberts | Sep 30 2014 | comment  
Japanese population decline by 2040 in technicolour map form.

How to pay for an ageing Japan?
Marcus Roberts | Sep 18 2014 | comment  
Are current social security policies affordable?

Japan faces pilot shortage
Shannon Roberts | Jul 15 2014 | comment  
Will holidaying in our old age continue to be an option?

Japanese panel proposes urgent measures
Shannon Roberts | May 28 2014 | comment  
Japan is finally starting to sit up and take notice of its fertility dilemma.

Japan’s (Very Few) Children Day
Marcus Roberts | May 9 2014 | comment  
Japan's workforce is shrinking, so is there any way out of the economic mess?

Page 1 of 2 :  1 2 > 

Follow MercatorNet
Facebook
Twitter
subscribe to newsletter
Sections and Blogs
Harambee
PopCorn
Conjugality
Careful!
Family Edge
Sheila Reports
Reading Matters
Demography Is Destiny
Bioedge
Conniptions (the editorial)
Connecting
Above
Information
contact us
our ideals
our People
our contributors
Mercator who?
partner sites
audited accounts
donate
advice for writers
New Media Foundation
Suite 12A, Level 2
5 George Street
North Strathfield NSW 2137
Australia

editor@mercatornet.com
+61 2 8005 8605
skype: mercatornet
© New Media Foundation | powered by Encyclomedia | designed by Elleston