Asian Growth Research Institute
The national and local governments1) in Japan share the burden of fiscal expenditure to fund social insurance for the elderly. However, the system currently in effect has led to ineff...
Unit 01 Kick-off Paper: Local Government Financing of Health Insurance and the Revitalization of Japan’s Regional Areas
Faculty of Economics, Gakushuin University
The Abe administration has initiated a policy of “regional revitalization” as a new economic policy seeking to correct the over-concentration of population and economic activity ...
Faculty & Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo
Local governments form an integral part of the Japanese system of health and long-term care for the elderly. While the central government des...
Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo
Public health insurance for Japan’s working generations can be divided into association-managed health insurance for employees of large corporations, health insuranc...