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Work and pay in Japan [electronic resource] / Robert A. Hart and Seiichi Kawasaki.

By: Hart, Robert A.
Contributor(s): Kawasaki, Seiichi.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 188 p.) : ill.ISBN: 0511011261 (electronic bk.); 9780511011269 (electronic bk.); 0511038410 (electronic bk.); 9780511038419 (electronic bk.); 0511116470 (electronic bk.); 9780511116476 (electronic bk.); 9780511493423 (electronic bk.); 0511493428 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Wages -- Japan | Employee fringe benefits -- Japan | Compensation management -- Japan | Labor economics -- Japan | Labor economics -- United States | Labor economics -- Europe | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Labor | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Labor & Industrial Relations | Labor -- Japan | Labor market -- Japan | Avantages sociaux -- Japon | Salaires -- Gestion -- Japon | �Economie du travail -- Japon | �Economie du travail -- �Etats-Unis | �Economie du travail -- Europe | Salarissen | Secundaire arbeidsvoorwaarden | Travail -- Japon | March�e du travail -- Japon | Salaires -- Japon | Avantages accessoires -- Japon | Arbeitsmarkt | Arbeits�okonomie | Lohn | JapanGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Work and pay in Japan.DDC classification: 331.2/1/0952 Other classification: 85.61 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
1. Setting the scene -- 2. Labour market concepts -- 3. Industrial relations -- 4. Labour costs -- 5. The bonus system -- 6. Recruitment, training, promotion and retirement.
7. Employment, productivity and costs over the business cycle -- 8. Small businesses, subcontracting and employment -- 9. Schooling and earnings -- 10. Work and pay in Japan and elsewhere.
Summary: "This book provides a comprehensive overview of Japanese labour market institutions and practices with respect to employment issues and labour payments.Summary: Includes extensive discussion of the effects of industrial relations, small business activity, business cycles and schooling on work and pay.Summary: An early chapter is devoted to presenting, in an accessible manner, essential labour market ideas and concepts that recur throughout the text."--Jacket.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 172-183) and index.

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1. Setting the scene -- 2. Labour market concepts -- 3. Industrial relations -- 4. Labour costs -- 5. The bonus system -- 6. Recruitment, training, promotion and retirement.

7. Employment, productivity and costs over the business cycle -- 8. Small businesses, subcontracting and employment -- 9. Schooling and earnings -- 10. Work and pay in Japan and elsewhere.

"This book provides a comprehensive overview of Japanese labour market institutions and practices with respect to employment issues and labour payments.

Includes extensive discussion of the effects of industrial relations, small business activity, business cycles and schooling on work and pay.

An early chapter is devoted to presenting, in an accessible manner, essential labour market ideas and concepts that recur throughout the text."--Jacket.

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