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Analysis: Political change in Japan

The elections to the Japanese lower house on August 30 are widely expected to bring about a substantial victory for the Democratic Party (DPJ). This would end the 50-year reign of the incumbent Liberal Democratic Party (LDP). However, there is less agreement on what this historic change in government will mean for the Japanese economy. […]


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