Bank of Japan Monetary Policy Meeting

REPORT - Bank of Japan Monetary Policy Meeting, 29 October. Outlook and Risk Assessment of the Economy and Prices (October 2001)*.

* As determined by the Policy Board at the Monetary Policy Meeting held on October 29, 2001.

Outlook for economic and price developments

1 - In assessing the outlook for economic and price developments in Japan for fiscal year of 2001 and 2002, it should be noted that greater uncertainty than usual exists. Such uncertainty includes the effects stemming from the terro