The Journal of Ohara Institute for Social Research (Ohara Shakaimondai Kenkyujo Zasshi) is a monthly-published, referred journal of social and labor issues. The Journal carries articles on such topics as industrial relations, labor history, social welfare, labor economics, and gender relations. The journal also carries reviews of recently-published books in the area of social and labor issues. Currently, the editorial board only accepts contributions written in Japanese.
For those who can read Japanese, we make journal articles available on web (in PDF files) one month after their publication. Please click here to go to the Japanese page for the Journal of Ohara Institute for Social Research.
We also provide English translations of article titles on web (PDF file).