Bush In Japan

President Bush and Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi are meeting this week in Tokyo and a top item on their agenda will be deterioation of the Japanese economy. Many fear falling prices and a banking crisis will weaken Koizumi and harm the rest of the world. NPR's Eric Weiner reports from Tokyo.



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