Abe Stimulus Risks Fizzling as Citigroup Sees Japan Job Deficit

Abe Stimulus Risks Fizzling as Citigroup Sees Japan Job Deficit

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“So far, Abe has presented no concrete remedies to reverse the southbound trend of Japan’s job-market,” said Takuji Okubo, chief economist at Japan Macro Advisors. “We can’t help but be skeptical about the employment outlook.”