G-20 Signals Support for Japan Stimulus Without Yen Loose Talk

G-20 Signals Support for Japan Stimulus Without Yen Loose Talk

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The G-20’s harder line on exchange rates was adopted after the yen’s 7 percent slide against the dollar this year raised concern Japan is starting a currency war, in which countries seek to protect exports through devaluation.