Japan Economy on `Gradual Upward Trend': Devalier

Dec. 16 (Bloomberg) -- Izumi Devalier, a Japan economist at HSBC Holdings Plc in Hong Kong, talks about Japan's economy, government and central bank policies. Sentiment among large Japanese manufacturers rose to the highest level since 2007 as a sliding yen aids Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s efforts to catapult the nation out of a 15-year deflationary malaise. Devalier speaks with Mia Saini on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
Sperling Says Clinton Has 'Healthy Skepticism' Over TPP
48:38 - Gene Sperling, a former economic adviser to two U.S. presidents, and now an adviser to Hillary Clinton and a consultant on U.S. economic policy to Pacific Investment Management Co., talks about the negotiations over the Trans-Pacific Partnership. He speaks on the sidelines of the Diggers and Dealers conference in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, with Rishaad Salamat on Bloomberg Television's "Trending Business." (Source: Bloomberg)
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