Koji Sasahara, Associated Press
Japan wants to increase the number of women in the workforce, but will their already busy schedules keep this from happening? The Wall Street Journal asked this question in a recent article.
The report takes a look at Mizue Terasaki, a 33-year-old mother who is constantly doing laundry and helping her kids with schoolwork as she tries to keep her place in the workforce.
“Ms. Terasaki’s fears that without changes to this culture of long working hours, 'womenomics' will only increase the number of overworked women,” WSJ said.
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