Are older women the economic saviours of Japan?

Japan’s working-age population has shrunk more than 11 percent from its mid-1990s peak, and still falling. This has made companies desperate for talent and it seems that older women (those aged 55-64) are filling the vacancies. In 2013, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told the General Assembly of the UN;  “Creating an environment in which women […]