Jesper Koll

For Jesper Koll's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Japan's foreign exchange law: New curbs on global investors won't serve Japan's broader national interests

Business / Financial Markets | the Argument: foreign investment Jan 6, 2020

Japan's foreign exchange law: New curbs on global investors won't serve Japan's broader national interests

The Argument is a feature dedicated to promoting dialogue and deeper understanding of contentious issues by introducing various viewpoints. The Japanese government deserves to be congratulated for having elevated national security to a priority, with a review of financial rules and regulations an important part ...

Time to end BOJ's grand experiment?

Commentary / Japan Jul 4, 2019

Time to end BOJ's grand experiment?

Central banks are back on the center stage of the global economic policy debate. The U.S. Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank now appear ready to ease monetary policy — in a turnaround from just some months ago when people were looking for ...