Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Enjoying The Japanese Good-Times While They Last

Trump's election has managed to do what Abe has not: devalue the Japanese yen

When Shinzo Abe met with Donald Trump in New York last month, the Japanese prime minister became the first foreign leader to get a face-to-face with the U.S. president-elect. We don't know the details of their conversation – it was, after all, an unofficial and therefore off-the-record meeting. But if Abe managed to squeeze in among…