Location

Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

Event Website

https://pacrim.coe.hawaii.edu

Start Date

3-2020 12:00 AM

End Date

3-2020 12:00 AM

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A case study of a Japanese special subsidiary small company was illustrated in relation to the traditional employment style and wage systems. Results found that the employees with disabilities received much lower wages, showed lower productivity, had less work duties and fewer job positions.

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Fumiko Tomita, M.S. Saitama Prefectural University Fumiko Tomita is an assistant professor of the Department of Social Work and Child Science at Saitama Prefectural University in Japan. She used to work as a social worker at a public institution in Tokyo. Her research interests include: fair labor market, wage system, and competitive employment for workers with disabilities.

Jun Yaeda, Rh.D, is an associate professor at Rehabilitation Course, University of Tsukuba, Tokyo, Japan. His research interests include: rehabilitation philosophy, vocational rehabilitation counseling, and international rehabilitation education.

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Trend of Employment Style and Wage System for Persons with Disabilities in Japan

Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

A case study of a Japanese special subsidiary small company was illustrated in relation to the traditional employment style and wage systems. Results found that the employees with disabilities received much lower wages, showed lower productivity, had less work duties and fewer job positions.

https://kahualike.manoa.hawaii.edu/pacrim/2020/Articles/17