Inflation is coming to Japan, amid falling yen and inflation subsidies.  Bank of Japan wins as 'transitional', throws yen under bus

Inflation is coming to Japan, amid falling yen and inflation subsidies. Bank of Japan wins as ‘transitional’, throws yen under bus

The Japanese are not amused. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET: OK, so here we go. The headline consumer price index for all items in Japan jumped 0.4% in April from March, the third consecutive month of increases of 0.4% (4.8% annualized) , and 2.5% compared to a year ago, against an increase of 1.2. …

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