Analysis: Japan waits for structural reform Abe promised

10/7/2013 | Economist (tiered subscription model), The

Radical structural reform was supposed to be the "third arrow" of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's strategy for revitalizing his nation's economy, according to The Economist. Reforms announced in June were underwhelming, but Abe said he'll try again in a few weeks. "This time [the reforms] must include radical proposals to consolidate farmland, increase competition in the provision of health care and ease the rules on hiring and firing," the magazine notes.

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