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Japan's Prime Minister and Economy Share the Same Fate

Jul 14, 2016 | 09:30 GMT
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe faces few challengers, for now. But that could change as his political future becomes closely linked to Abenomics' success.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe faces few challengers, for now. But that could change as his political future becomes closely linked to Abenomics' success.
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Although Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's popularity has waned during recent years, his leadership remains unchallenged. But if the Japanese people tire of waiting for the prime minister's economic strategy to succeed, he could see challengers arise from within the ruling party's ranks....

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