The report ‘Scandinavia’s Sustainable Tech Banana Beckons Japan’ by Intelligence Watch resulted in an article about how Swedish-style paternity leave can boost innovation and productivity. Written by Anders Olshov, Jesper Edman and Noboru Konno, the article made the front page in The Japan Times.

The article provides political and socio-economic reasons for Japan to look towards Sweden, to solve some of the country’s challenges with Japan’s population decline and low birth rates.

Read the full article on how Japan could further utilize its full potential by looking to Sweden’s generous parental leave system:

Swedish-style paternity leave could unleash Japan’s potential – The Japan Times