Inflation may be the real driver for PM Kishida's vision by giving households an incentive to invest, and catching the keen eye of foreign asset managers.
Factors such as disaster resilience, wage hikes, growth investing, and a cautious exit from monetary easing are essential to reboot the Japanese economy.
The IMF says Japan's economy will be surpassed by Germany in 2023 and India in 2026. To reverse this trend, "cheap Japan" may need a major...
The Bank of Japan aims at achieving sustainable and stable inflation with significant wage growth but the latest modification to its monetary easing is complex.
Many countries are fighting inflation pressures while Japan's policymakers are attempting to raise them on a sustainable basis. Signs are they're succeeding.
Economic revitalization won't happen without taking risks. The trend of wage increases must be extended to small- and medium-sized enterprises.
Incoming BoJ Governor Kazuo Ueda inherits his office with Japan in far better shape than the disaster Haruhiko Kuroda turned around when he took over in...
The IWC68 financial crisis highlights the IWC's reduced priority for scientific decision making and raises concerns among pro-sustainable use nations.
Peter Tasker’s Year of the Rabbit predictions for the world of sports, politics, economics, and finance ー Happy New Year!
Voter concerns in the Taiwan elections were on local issues, such as economy and inflation. But the results could embolden China's influence operations.
Understanding Kochikai founder and former PM Hayato Ikeda's economic growth framework offers hints to PM Fumio Kishida's economic and foreign policy strategy.
Why the extraneous spending in the administration's new fiscal package? It should focus on structural reform for the recovery of Japan's economy.