Same work, less pay?

Same Work, Less Pay: What Happened to Japan’s Retirees?

In a landmark case, the Japanese Supreme Court just ruled companies may now release employees who turn 60 years old, only to immediately rehire them as “non-regular workers.” These would-be retirees perform the same work, but at a significantly reduced wage.

Join Michael and Timothy as they dive into the case’s backstory, the cultural background surrounding it, and possible future implications.

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