Japan index: Rising wages, prices add to optimism
By Andy Mukherjee
The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.
The Breakingviews Abenomics Index rose for a third straight month in November, buoyed by increasing consumer prices and improved household earnings. Equity and bond markets remain hopeful that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s war on deflation will move closer to its target in 2014.