Shigeki Nozawa

For Shigeki Nozawa's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

| Aug 31, 2016

Talk persists of 'helicopter money' despite Kuroda denials

Speculation of so-called helicopter money refuses to die in Japan, despite repeated denials by Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda. From Japan-based economists to global investors including Templeton Emerging Markets Group Executive Chairman Mark Mobius, there is a reluctance to rule out the controversial ...

Oct 27, 2015

One year after BOJ 'Halloween easing,' investors eye repeat

The Bank of Japan and a state money manager worked hand in hand last October with surprise easing and a portfolio reshuffle that boosted both stock and bond markets. This year, a similar one-two punch is not off the cards. Japan Post Bank Co., ...