Does Thinking You're a Success Make You a Success?

Jan. 8 (Bloomberg) -- On today's "Off The Charts," Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu looks at the perception of success of ninth grade students in a culture where every kid gets a trophy. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers."
Has China's Slowdown Infected Japan’s Production?
37:43 - Japan’s industrial production unexpectedly fell in July, sapping a rebound in the economy from a slump last quarter. Output fell 0.6 percent from June, when it increased 1.1 percent, the trade ministry said on Monday, compared with the median forecast for a 0.1 percent gain in Bloomberg survey. The world’s third-biggest economy is struggling to recover from a contraction, as slowing growth in China -- Japan’s biggest trading partner -- weighs on exports.
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