• SHARE

There is a question that British economic policy makers keep asking: How on Earth does Japan manage to keep inflation so low when much higher rates are affecting so many countries — including the U.K., which has been hit particularly hard?

How does Japan, which imports massive volumes of oil and gas at ever rocketing prices, and with a weakening currency as well, still keep inflation at around 2.3%?

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

PHOTO GALLERY (CLICK TO ENLARGE)