Wishing Upon Abe 120 Weak-Yen Policy Seen as LDP Returns in Rout

Wishing Upon Abe 120 Weak-Yen Policy Seen as LDP Returns in Rout

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“The weakening of the yen isn’t just a reflection of the government’s policies in recent months,” said Osamu Takashima, Tokyo-based chief currency strategist at Citigroup Inc. “It reflects a slow-motion decline of the economy overall.”