Samurai Descendant Turns Abe's Third Archer

Sept. 6 (Bloomberg) -- A descendent of a 16th century samurai general, Japan's Minister for Economic and Fiscal Policy Akira Amari is on the front lines of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's efforts to revive the world's third-largest economy by overturning decades-old regulations and spurring investment. Amari is featured as a key policymaker in Bloomberg Markets' October special issue on the 50 Most Influential People in global finance. Bloomberg's Andy Sharp reports. (Source: Bloomberg)

IMF's Obstfeld on World Economic Outlook
45:06 - Maurice Obstfeld, chief economist at International Monetary Fund, discusses the IMF's World Economic Outlook, with a focus on China, the post-Brexit U.K. economy, and the potential economic impact of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's policies. He speaks with Bloomberg's Mark Barton on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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