12:25 pm Looking Ahead - August 30, 2016
Japan's economy has been stuck in a rut for a while; hence, all of the extraordinary monetary and fiscal stimulus introduced to try to turn the tide of disappointment. Weak levels of household spending have contributed their fair share to the economic disappointment, which is why the latest report for household expenditures will be looked at closely.
Japan Household Spending Report (Monday, August 29, 7:30 p.m. ET)