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  • “Central Bank Digital Currency” Appearing on TV Tokyo Morning Satellite, May 28, 2018
  • “Japan’s Economic Growth and Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy” Appearing on CNBC TV Program, May 14, 2018 (in English) (Singapore)
  • “China Moves to Strengthen Financial Ties to Japan in Face of US Trade War Threat” Interview Included in South China Morning Post, May 10, 2018 (in English)
  • “Interview: BOJ May Raise Yield Target in Small Step Toward Normalization” Reuters, May 2, 2018
  • “Truth about Deflation Mind” Appearing on NHK Ratio Views of Society and My View, May 1, 2018
  • “Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy” Appearing on Bloomberg TV Program, April 27, 2018
  • “New Monetary Policy Framework” Appearing on TV Tokyo Morning Satellite, April 19, 2018
  • “Credibility at Stake as BOJ’s Kuroda Starts New Term” Interview Included in Financial Times, April 8, 2018
  • “Interview: Assessment on Bank of Japan’s Monetary Easing” BS- TBS Biz Street TV Program April 7, 2018
  • “Expected Difficulty over Governor Kuroda’s 2nd Term” Interview Included in Weekly Toyo Keizai, April 7, 2018
  • Interview: Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda’s 2nd Term” Nikkei Quick March 20, 2018
  • “Yen as a Safe Haven Currency” Appearing on NHK Ratio Views of Society and My View, March 20, 2018
  • “Japan’s Economic Growth Performance” Appearing on Bloomberg TV Program, March 8, 2018
  • “BOJ Chief Set for Tougher Second Term as Arrows Begin to Run Short” Interview Included in Japan Times, March 6, 2018 (in English)
  • “Interview: Japan’s Economic Growth Performance” NHK World TV Program, March 5, 2018 (in English)
  • “China’s Growing Presence in Portfolio Inflows from Abroad” Appearing on TV Tokyo Morning Satellite, February 27, 2018
  • “Interview: BOJ will Struggle to Raise Rates This Year” Reuters February 21, 2018 (in English)
  • “Japanese Economy after the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Game” Appearing on Radio Program led by Miki Watanabe, February 10, 2018
  • “Direction of US Monetary Policy under New Chairman Powell” Appearing on Nikkei Plus 10 TV Program, February 6, 2018
  • “ECB’s Steps toward Normalization of Monetary Policy” Appearing on NHK Ratio Views of Society and My View, February 6, 2018
  • "BOJ's Monetary Policy" German Handelsblatt Newspaper, January 24, 2018
  • “ECB’s Monetary Policy and Forward Guidance” Appearing on TV Tokyo Morning Satellite, January 25, 2018
  • “Interview: Japan’s Underlying Inflation and BOJ’s Monetary Policy”Appearing on Bloomberg TV Program, January 22, 2018 (in English)
  • “Interview: BOJ Should Begin to Normalize Monetary Policy in the First Half of 2018” NIKKAN GENDAI Newspaper, January 12, 2018
  • “Interview: 2018 Global Economy and Four Major Global Risks” Nikkei Business, January 2018
  • “2018 Global Economic Prospect and Japan’s Economy” Weekly Economist, January 9, 2018
  • “Interview: Japan’s Economic Prospect in 2018” DIME Magazine, December 2017
  • “Interview: What is Happening on Japan’s Fiscal Deficit Problems?”Appearing on NHK Ratio Views of Society and My View, December 26, 2017
  • “About Panel Discussion about ABENOMICS FIVE YEARS ON Organized by Prof. Shirai’s Laboratory on November 23” Reported at BS-TBS TV Program Weekly LIFE, December 24, 2017
  • “Interview: Growing Gaps Between Households and the Bank of Japan” Nikkei Newspaper, November 28, 2017
  • “Summary on the Panel Discussion about ABENOMICS FIVE YEARS ON Organized by Prof. Shirai’s Laboratory on November 23” Appearing on TV Tokyo Morning Satellite, November 27, 2017
  • “Interview: Global Economy and Monetary Policies of the US, Europe, and Japan,” BS 11 TV Terashima Bunko Program, November 24, 2017
  • “Interview: 2018 Trend, News Spot: Hibiya, Shibuya, Sitamachi, Nagoya, and Osaka” DIME January 2018
  • “BOJ Stimulus Exit Made Hard By Abe’s Election Win” Reuters Interview, November 22, 2017(in English)
  • “BOJ’s Monetary Policy to Expand its Asset” MAINICHI NEWSPAPER Interview, November 22, 2017
  • “Interview: BOJ’s Monetary Policy” UBS Knowledge Network, November 15, 2017 (in English)
  • “Why does Eurozone Economic Integration need to be promoted?” Appearing on NHK Ratio Views of Society and My View, November 14, 2017
  • Book Review: This Month’s Best Reads on My Book Titled “Japanese Economy After the 2020 Tokyo Olympic” TOP POINT, November 2017
  • “Interview: Japan’s General Election Results” Appearing on Bloomberg TV Program, October 23, 2017 (in English)
  • “Interview: Japan’s General Election Results” Appearing on Channel Asia TV Program, October 23, 2017 (in English)
  • “Eurozone Economic Integration” Appearing on TV TOKYO Morning Satellite, October 20, 2017
  • “Interview: Japan’s General Election” KANAGAWA NEWSPAPER, October 12, 2017
  • “Interview: Monetary Policy Issues Intensively Discussed Globally” Appearing on NHK Radio Views of Society and My View, October 3, 2017
  • “Telephone Interview: Bank of Japan TANKAN Survey” Appearing on CNBC TV Program, October 2, 2017 (in English)
  • "Interview about Japan's Poverty Issues and Limited Social Unrest" Toyo Keizai Online, September 24, 2017 (in Japanese)
  • “Telephone Interview: Second Estimate on Japan’s Second Quarter Real GDP Data” Appearing on CNBC TV Program, September 8, 2017 (in English)
  • “Global Issues: Monetary Policy Dilemma” Appearing on TV TOKYO Program Morning Satellite, September 5, 2017 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy” Appearing on Bloomberg TV Program, August 28, 2017 (in English)
  • “Bank of Japan’s Exit Policy and Balance Sheet Issues” “Comparison of Economic and Price Performance Before and After QQE” Appearing on Nikkei BS TV Program Moring Plus, August 28, 2017 (in Japanese)
  • “Let’s Think about Bank of Japan’s Finances” NHK Radio Views of Society and My View, August 22, 2017 (in Japanese).
  • “Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy and Its Impact of the Financial Statements” Appearing on TV TOKYO Morning Satellite, July 31, 2017
  • “Interview: Global Economy and Monetary Policies of the US, Europe, and Japan,” BS 11 TV Terashima Bunko Program, July 28, 2017
  • “Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy” BS-TBS TV SHUKAN HOUDOU LIVE Interview, July 19, 2017
  • “Bank of Japan’s Outlook Report and Asset Purchases” Appearing on Bloomberg TV, July 20, 2017 (in English)
  • “Bank of Japan’s Inflation Outlook” NHK WORD TV Interview, July 18, 2017 (in English)
  • “Global Financial Center Index and Singapore” Appearing on NHK Radio Views of Society and My View, July 11, 2017
  • “BOJ Should Steadily Proceed with Implicit Tapering” Reuters Interview, July 7, 2017
  • “Glowing Presence of the Financial Centers in the Mainland China and Hong Kong” Appearing on TV TOKYO Morning Satellite, June 26, 2017
  • “Interview: Recommendation on Exit Policy” NIKKEI QUICK June 6, 2017
  • “Japan’s Labor Market Conditions” Appearing on Bloomberg TV, May 30, 2017 (in English)
  • “Telephone Interview: Japan’s Real GDP Growth Performance in the January-March Quarter of 2017” CNBC TV Program, May 16, 2017 (in English)
  • “Interview: Japan’s Economic Growth Performance” Channel Asia TV, May 16, 2017
  • “Why are the impacts of the Negative Interest Rate Policy so Different between Japan and Sweden?” Appearing on TV Tokyo, Morning Satellite, May 12, 2017 (in Japanese)
  • “BOJ should Provide More Realistic Projections,” Central Banking Interview, May 4, 2017 (in English)
  • “Live Interview: Bank of Japan’s Inflation Outlook and Exchange Rate Report published by US Treasury,” Appearing on Bloomberg TV, April 27, 2017 (in English)
  • “Telephone Live Interview: About the Bank of Japan’s Inflation Outlook” CNBC TV, April 27, 2017 (in English)
  • “Interview: Bank of Japan’s 2% Price Stability Target and Monetary Policy” China Global Television Network (CGTN) News/China Central Television (CCTV), April 17, 2017 (English).
  • “Economic Impacts of US-China Summit on Japan” NHK Radio Views of Society and My View, April 18, 2017 (in Japanese).
  • “Export Policy of the Federal Reserve” Appearing on TV Tokyo, Morning Satellite, April 17, 2017 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Brexit and Monetary Policies of the US, Europe, and Japan,” BS 11 TV Terashima Bunko Program, April 14, 2017 (in Japanese).
  • “Telephone Interview: About the March Nichigin Tankan Survey Result” CNBC TV, April 3, 2017 (in English).
  • “Public Understanding and Acceptance of the 2% Price Stability Target,” Appearing on TV Tokyo, Morning Satellite, March 31, 2017 (in Japanese).
  • “Interview: BOJ’s Great Money Experiment,” Beacon Reports, March 27, 2017 (in English).
  • “Ex-BOJ Board Member Says Pension Fears Must Be Addressed,” The Japan Times, March 23, 2017 (in English).
  • “Interview: Japan’s Q4 GDP Revision” Bloomberg TV, March 3, 2017 (in English).
  • “Telephone Interview: Japan’s Q4 GDP Revision” CNBC TV, March 3, 2017 (in English).
  • “Interview: European Political Risk, Impacts on Markets,” NIKKEI VERITAS, February 19, 2017 (in Japanese).
  • “Interview: BOJ Must RAISE Yield Target, Slow Bond Buying: Former Policy Maker,” Reuters February 16, 2017 (in English).
  • “Interview: Japanese Economy and Monetary Policy” Appearing on BBC TV LIVE, February 14, 2017 (in English).
  • “Interview: Japanese Economy and Monetary Policy” Appearing on CNBC TV LIVE, February 14, 2017 (in English).
  • “Interview: Japanese Economy and Monetary Policy” Appearing on Channel Asia TV LIVE, February 14, 2017 (in English).
  • “Interview: What to Expect Out of BOJ Policy” BLOOMBERG LIVE TV, January 31, 2017 (in English)
  • “Ireland Economy” Appearing on TV TOKYO, MORNING SATELLITE, January 30, 2017 (in Japanese).
  • “Interview: Abenomics, 1 year after a Negative Interest Rate” TBS TV HODO TOKUSYU, January 28, 2017 (in Japanese).
  • “Impact of BREXIT” Appearing on BS11 TV Jutsuro Terashima SAKIMIJUKU, January 20, 2017 (in Japanese).
  • “Interview: Risks on Excessive Expectation on US Economy – Less Likely to Cause Panics,” NIKKEI BUSINESS, January 9, 2017 (in Japanese).
  • “Interview: Cautions on Investors’ Excessive Optimism,” ZUU Online, January 1, 2017 (in Japanese).
  • “Key Takeaways from Japan’s Record 2017 Budget” Appearing on Bloomberg TV, December 22, 2016 (in English)
  • “What’s Ahead in 2007?” REUTERS BREAKINGVIEWS Panel Discussion, Tokyo, December 2, 2016 (in English)
  • “Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy” TV TOKYO TV, WORLD BUSINESS SATELLITE, December 2, 2016.
  • “Interview: Japanese Economy, Prices and Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy” Appearing on BBC TV Program ASIA BUSINES WEEK, December 2, 2016 (in English)
  • “Options of Monetary Policy “, NIKKEI CNBC TV Program, Appearing on ZA・KINYUTORON, Live on December 1, Broadcasting on December 12, 2016 (in Japanese)
  • “Telephone Interview: Japan’s Retail Sales and Household Survey Data” Appearing on CNBC TV Program, November 29, 2016 (in English).
  • “Risk of Lengthening a Low Interest Rate Policy”, Appearing on TV TOKYO, MORNING SATELLITE, November 18, 2016 (in Japanese).
  • “Outlook on Japan’s Monetary Policy”, REUTERS GLOBAL MARKET FORUM, November 16 (in English)
  • “Interview: Views on July-September GDP Outcome” CHANNEL NEWSASIA TV Program, November 14, 2016 (in English).
  • “About the US Presidential Election Results”, Appearing on NIKKEI BS TV Program, SATURDAY 9, November 12, 2016 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Stormy European Integration”, NIKKEI NEWSPAPER, November 6, 2016 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Kuroda’s Magical Thinking on 2% Inflation Target Gets Real” BLOOMBERG NEWS, November 2, 2016 (in English)。
  • “Interview: Views on the BOJ’ November 1 Policy Decision and Medium-Term Outlook” Appearing on BLOOMBERG TV Program, November 2, 2016 (in English).
  • “Telephone Interview: Outlook on BOJ’s Monetary Policy Decision and Medium-Term Outlook” Appearing on CNBC TV Program, November 1, 2016.
  • “Changes in Unconventional Monetary Easing Tools” Appearing on TV TOKYO, MORNING SATELLITE, October 24, 2016.
  • “Interview: Japan’s Monetary Policy and Helicopter Money”, OBSERWATOR JOURNAL in Poland, October 21, 2016 (translated into Polish).
  • “Interview: BOJ’s New Monetary Policy Framework” GOLDMAN SACHS GLOBAL MACRO RESEARCH, TOP OF MIND, October 3, 2016(in English, Translated into Japanese as well).
  • “Interview: BOJ Should Provide More Candid and Clearer Explanation”, MAINICHI NEWSPAPER, September 30, 2016.
  • “Interview: BOJ’s Unconventional Monetary Policy” KOREA ECONOMIC NEWSPAPER, September 2016 (translated into Korean)
  • “Interview: BOJ Should Maintain Status-Quo “SANKEI NEWSPAPER, September 2016 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Differences between Japan and European Monetary Easing,” German Handelsblatt Newspaper, September 2016
  • “Interview: BOJ Review and Monetary Easing,” Appearing on CNBC, September 2016
  • “Interview: SPECIAL PROGRAM on BOJ” NHK TV, FRONTLINE, September 2016 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Two Step Approach on 2% Price Stability Target” YOMIURI NEWSPAPER, September 2016 (in Japanese)
  • “BOJ Review, the Negative Interest Rate Policy, and Yield Curve,” Appearing on TV TOKYO, MORNING SATELLITE, September 2016 (in Japanese)
  • “Former Bank of Japan Board Member Urges Lower Inflation: Japan: Japan Should First Aim to Sustain 1% Inflation”, FINANCIAL TIMES, September 2016
  • “Interview: BOJ Review* Need to Admit the Limit on Unconventional Monetary Policy” NIKKEI BUSINESS ONLINE Interview to a Key Person, September 2016 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: BOJ Review: Need to Analyze Factors Contributing to Low Growth,” NIKKEI NEWSPAPER WEB, NQN SPECIAL, September 2016 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Policy Recommendation to BOJ by Former BOJ Policy Board Member,” TOKYO NEWSPAPER (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Start First with 1 % Target” NIKKEI NEWSPAPER, September 2016 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: BOJ May Deepen Negative Interest Rates If More Easing Needed,” REUTERS NEWS, September 2016
  • NIKKEI NEWSPAPER BOOK REVIEW on “Ultra-Easy Monetary Policy” (Translated title) authored by Sayuri Shirai (in Japanese)
  • "Interview with Mr. Jitsuro Terashima on Brexit and Monetary Easing of Major Central Banks" Appearing in TV BS11, MIRAISENKENJYUKU, August 2016 (in Japanese)
  • "Interview: BOJ Review Means More Market Volatility," BLOOMBERG, August 2016
  • "Overview and Assessment of the Major Central Bank’s Monetary Policy" Appearing in TV-Tokyo Morning Satellite Program, August 2016 (in Japanese)
  • "BOJ’s Monetary Policy," Appearing in the NHK World TV Program, July 2016
  • "Interview: True Character of Helicopter Money" Weekly Economist August 2016 (in Japanese)
  • "Interview: War of Nerves over Foreign Exchange Intervention," BUNGEI SHUNJU, August 2016 (in Japanese)
  • "Interview: Shirai Urges BOJ to Change Course," Central Banking, July 2016
  • "Interview "BOJ Should Refrain from Easing, Eye Tapering" Reuters News, July 2016
  • "Any Emerging Effects on Negative Interest Rate Policy?" Appearing in the TV-Tokyo Morning Satellite Program, July 2016 (in Japanese)
  • "Interview: Helicopter Money" the TV-Tokyo Morning Satellite Program, July 2016 (in Japanese)
  • "Interview: A Negative Interest Rate Being Not Logically-Consistent" Weekly Economist, June 2016 (in Japanese)
  • "A Turning Point of Super-East Monetary Policy" Kinyu Zaisei Jijyo, June 2016 (in Japanese)
  • "Interview: Japan's Reality and Future" Jihyo, June 2016 (in Japanese)
  • "Interview: QQE Entering into the Uncharted Territory" Kinyu Zaisei Jijyo, Vol. May 23 (in Japanese)
  • "Underlying Inflation Indicators" Appearing in the TV-Tokyo Morning Satellite Program, May 2016 (in Japanese).
  • "Interview: Ex-BOJ Shirai: BOJ Done All It Can; 2% Unlikely 2017" Market News, May 2016.
  • "New Trends in Global Monetary Policies" 11 Series, Yasashi Keizaigaku, Nikkei Newspaper, May 2016 (in Japanese)
  • "Interview: Negative Interest Rate Causing Sense of Distrust in Markets" Nikkei Online Edition, April 2016 (in Japanese).
  • "Interview: About BOJ’s Monetary Policy" NHK World TV program, April 2016.
  • "About the Negative Interest Rate," Appearing in the TV-Tokyo Morning Satellite Program, April 2016 (in Japanese).
  • "Interview: No Additional Monetary Easing Now" Asahi Newspaper, April 2016 (in Japanese).
  • "Interview: Shirai Leaves Bank of Japan with Paring Shot on Negative Rate" Bloomberg, April 2016.
  • "Interview: Managing Expecations" Central Banking Journal, March 2016
  • "Focusing on Inflation Expectations" Keizai Kyoshitsu, Nikkei Newspaper, August 2015 (in Japanese)
  • "Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy and Chinese Economy" NHK World TV program, August 2013
  • "Quantitative Qualitative Monetary Easing and Portfolio Rebalance" Gekkan Shihon Shijyo, October 2014 (in Japanese)
  • "Japan’s Monetary Policy in a Challenging Environment" Eurasian Economic Review, Volume 4, No.1, pp3-24, October 2013.
  • "Bank of Japan's Current Monetary Easing and Forward Guidance" in VoxEU, E-Book “Forward Guidance" pp.29-56, 2013
  • "Intention of BOJ’s Extraordinary Monetary Easing" Weekly Economist, June 2013 (in Japanese).
  • "European Debt Problems and their Impact on Japan" Nenkin to Keizai, pp-3-11, April 2013 (in Japanese).
  • "Interview: BOJ Member: Open to Abe's Calls for Reform" Wall Street Journal, January 2013
  • "Discussion on Equal Basis," Koyusyo, Nikkei Newspaper, February 2012 (in Japanese)
  • "Can we see the Euro crisis will be overcome?" Keizai Kyoshitsu, Nikkei Newspaper, April 2012 (in Japanese)
  • "Economic Prospect for 2012" Gekkan Shihon Shigyo, January 2012 (in Japanese)
  • "Interview: BOJ Shirai Leaves All Options Open as Overseas Economies Slow," Bloomberg, September 2011
  • "Interview: Prompt Action to Slowdown in Domestic Economy," Yomiuri Newspaper, September 2011 (in Japanese)
  • "Possibility of Euro Collapse" Weekly Economist, February 2011 (in Japanese)
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