Abe's Policies Are Not Working, Economist Says

June 19 (Bloomberg) -- Takuji Okubo, chief economist at Japan Macro Advisors in Tokyo, talks about the nation's economy. Japan’s exports surged by the most since 2010 as the yen weakened and shipments to the U.S. jumped, boosting Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s campaign to revive the world’s third-largest economy. Okubo speaks with Zeb Eckert on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
Tankan Another Sign of 'Better' Japan, Rogers Says
59:53 - Ed Rogers, chief executive of Rogers Investment Advisors in Tokyo, talks about Japan's economy after the Tankan survey showed sentiment among large manufacturers improved for the first time in three quarters. Rogers speaks with Yvonne Man on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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