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Biden victory a good time to cash out or go short

Extreme-left agenda indistinguishable from policies advocated by Bernie Sanders

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Joe Biden speaks about the economy during a campaign event in Dunmore, Pennsylvania, on July 9: he has promised to "put the end to the era of shareholder capitalism."   © Reuters

Stephen Givens is a corporate lawyer based in Tokyo.

There is broad consensus -- even among Donald Trump's haters -- that a Biden administration will not meaningfully change the course of the two policy fronts that most directly affect Japan and the rest of Asia: trade and defense.

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