Abe adviser Hamada wants more pliant BOJ

Jan 30, 2013

Abe adviser Hamada wants more pliant BOJ

by Hiroko Nakata

With his harsh criticism of the Bank of Japan in the spotlight, Shinzo Abe's economic brain, Koichi Hamada, says it is a big step forward for the central bank to finally adopt the new prime minister's 2 percent inflation target.