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Japan’s economic overhaul is inspired by Uber and rainbow bagels

Preeti Varathan
Japan’s economic overhaul is inspired by Uber and rainbow bagels

Japan’s tepid growth, depressed economy, and overworked population has been a problem for decades—but Shinzo Abe is confident his nation is on the brink of change. “A year ago, was there anyone who imagined Aaron Judge would become so enormously successful?” On Sep. 20, prime minister Abe addressed a hall full of suited, attentive financiers…