August 27, 2020

Senior Fellow Hayakawa Tells Reuters Pandemic May Boost Inflation

In an interview with Reuters, Senior Fellow Hideo Hayakawa said the coronavirus is boosting the amount of money flowing into Japan’s economy. This could fire up inflation and achieve what years of the Bank of Japan’s ultra-loose monetary policy failed to do.

“Pandemic May Fire Up Japan’s Inflation, Doing What Cenbank Could Not, Economist Says,” Reuters

Profile of Senior Fellow Hideo Hayakawa