BoJ predicted to expand QQE, within limits

Bank of Japan President Haruhiko Kuroda
BoJ governor Haruhiko Kuroda

Bank of Japan (BoJ) governor Haruhiko Kuroda offered an elegant spin on a familiar message when he took to the stage at the Japan Society in Manhattan last month – offering his view on the central bank's asset purchase programme and its impact on the economy. 

"Quantitative and Qualitative Easing [QQE] has been producing its intended effects," Kuroda asserted, driving his point home with a joke. "In April this year, the price of ketchup was raised for the first time in 25 years – I should note

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