Pedestrians are reflected on an electronic board displaying Japan's TOPIX index in Tokyo

 
Pedestrians are reflected on an electronic board displaying Japan
Pedestrians are reflected on an electronic board displaying Japan's TOPIX index in Tokyo April 14, 2008. The Nikkei stock average fell 3.1 percent on Monday, with exporters such as Canon Inc hit by a stronger yen and further evidence the United States may be in recession. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN)