We have updated our Terms of Use.
Please read our new Privacy Statement before continuing.

What Kan you do?

14 September 2010 By Ian Campbell

Japan’s stock market preferred his rival’s spending promises but it’s good that Naoto Kan, the prime minister, narrowly survived a leadership challenge. Kan is right to stress fiscal caution but he must now be bolder and put pressure on the Bank of Japan to defeat deflation.

This content is for Subscribers only


Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *


(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)