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  • Japanese supermums to rescue economy
  • Japanese supermums to rescue economy
    Jose Oller (2012) ©
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Japanese supermums to rescue economy

Japanese Prime Minister Shino Abe wants to bring "the supermom" to the rescue of Japan’s troubled economy. The PM has promised to ease the way into the workforce for women with more state-subsidised childcare. But in the context of entrenched societal and corporate norms, will this be achievable?

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