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Is third term a charm for Japan’s Abe?

Japan’s Shinzo Abe unleashed a bull market in metaphors on Sunday as he announced his run at a third term for prime minister. He did so in front of Mount Sakurajima, an active volcano showing signs of eruption. Since December 2012, Abe has been threatening to burst open a fossilized economy. Instead, his Abenomics plan […]