Japan should consider forcing men to take paternity leave
More coercive measures are needed to relieve the demographic crisis
Commuters make their way at a train station in Tokyo: Men have been slow to change and continue to work long hours at the office.
Hiroshi Ono is professor of human resource management at Hitotsubashi University Business School.
Japan is in the midst of a demographic crisis -- a lethal combination of super-low fertility and a super-aging society, leading to a high dependency ratio and a shrinking population.
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