Media

  • “Interview: General Elections, Distribution, Inequality, and Fiscal Deficit“ ASAHI Newspaper, Opinion Section, Digital version published in November 1, Newspaper version published in November 2, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Japan’s General Election, PM Kishida’s Economic and Distribution Policy, and Korea-Japan Economic Cooperation, and China’s Application of CPTPP” Korea International ARIRANG TV Program, Global Insight, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in November 1, 2021
  • “US Stock Price Hike and Economy, Japan’s Automobile Production Drop, Shinsei Bank’s Rejection of a Tender Offer from SBI Holdings,” BS-TBS Live TV Program BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a Guest Commentator, Broadcasted in October 30, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: With Japan Capital Gains Tax Hike Out, Kishida Looks for Plan B” BLOOMBERG Law News, Published in October 29, 2021
  • “Interview: Japan’s Economic Recovery, Inflation, and Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy” US BLOOMBERG Live Radio Program, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in October 28, 2021
  • “Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy” US BLOOMBERG Live TV Program, Daybreak Asia, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in October 28, 2021
  • “Interview: Rising Consumer Prices: What are the Causes?” NHK Live Radio Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC NOW, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in October 25, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: New Prime Minister Kishida’s New Capitalism and Covid-19 Measures” China’s National English Live TV Program CGTN, Global Business, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in October 8, 2021
  • “Interview: BOJ’s Tankan Survey, Japan’s Economic Outlook and Mr. Kishida’s New Economic Policy” US CNBC Asia Live TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in October 1, 2021.
  • “Interview: Prime Minister Suga’s Legacy and New LDP Leader Kishida’s Economic Policy” China’s National English Live TV Program CGTN, Global Business, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in September 30, 2021
  • “Interview: Japan’s Ruling Party LDP’s Leadership Election” German Newspaper HANDELSBLATT, published in September 29, 2021 (translated into German)
  • “Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy and the Feasibility of the 2% Inflation Target” NHK WORLD (English TV Program), Broadcasted in September 28, 2021
  • “Interview: Japan’s Economy”: TOKYO MX TV Program,, Dialogue with Times, Broadcasted in September 26, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Interview: Japan’s GDP Revision, Trade Data and Japan’s Leadership Election” US CNBC Live TV Program Squawk Box Asia, Appearing as a Commentator, September 8, 2021
  • “Exclusive Interview: Thoughts about the Future: Climate Change Will Change the Markets” YOMIURI Newspaper, September 5, 2021
  • “Live Interview:Japan’s Economy, Infection of the Delta Variant, and Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy and Climate Change” Participating in the REUTERS Global Markets Forum (GMF)、as a Commentator, August 30, 2021
  • “What is the Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) COVID-19 Claiming?” NHK Live Radio Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC NOW, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in August 30, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “FRB Chairman Jerome Powell’s Jackson Hall Speech” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a Guest Commentator, Broadcasted in August 29, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Interview: Japan’s April-June GDP Data Release” BLOOMBERG Live TV Program, Markets Asia, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in August 16, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Bank of Japan’s New Climate change Operation” TOYO KEIZAI PLUS, Published in August 13, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Interview: The Impact of the Olympics on Japan’s Economy” AUSTRALIA TICKER NEWS, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in August 9, 2021
  • “Interview: How the Olympics Hurt Tokyo’s Economy” NEW YORK TIMES, Published August 8, 2021
  • “Live Interview: Economic Benefits and Cost Related to the Tokyo Olympic Games” ALJAZEERA TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in July 29, 2021 (Translated into Arabic)
  • “Interview: Inflation? Not in Japan. And That Could Hold a Warning for the U.S” NEW YORK TIMES, Published July 26, 2021
  • “Interview: Tokyo Olympic Games and Vaccine Issues” French News TV Program BFMTV, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in July 22, 2021 (translated into French)
  • “Interview: Olympic Opening Ceremony Creative Director Kentaro Kobayashi Fired Over Holocaust Joke”, Published in July 22, 2021
  • “Interview: Tokyo Olympic Games Covid-19 and Japan‘s Economy” Aljazeera TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in July 20, 2021 (translated into Arabic)
  • “Interview: Tokyo Olympic Games, Japan’s Economy and Pandemic Infection” Iran 24 Hours TV News Channel, Appearing as a Commentator, Recorded in July 19, 2021 (translated into Persian)
  • “Interview: Tokyo Olympic Games and Economic Impact” AP News, Appearing as a Commentator, Recorded in July 18, 2021
  • “Interview: Tokyo Olympic Games and the Comparison with the 1964 Tokyo Olympic Games,” Channel News Asia, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in July 17, 2021
  • “Interview:: Bank of Japan’s New Climate Change Policy, The Impact Will Not Happen Soon” JIJI Press News, Published in July 16, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Exclusive Interview: Tokyo Olympic Games” Swiss Radio Program (SRF), Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in July 9, 2021 (Translated into German)
  • “COVID-19 Pandemic Led Growing Dangerous Divergence between Developed and Developing Economies” NHK Live Radio Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC NOW, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in June 5, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: The Inquiry, Are the: Tokyo Olympic Games: in Trouble?” BBC World Service English Radio Program, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in June 24, 2021
  • “Interview: Tokyo Olympic Games” CNBC TV Program, Street Signs Asia, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in June 23, 2021
  • “Exclusive Interview:Tokyo Olympic Games” Hong Kong International Business Channel, All About Money (About 30 minutes’ interview), Broadcasted in June 19, 2021
  • “Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy” Bloomberg Live TV Program Markets Asia, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in June 18, 2021
  • “G7 Summit and Global Economy” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a Guest Commentator, Broadcasted in June 13, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Foreign Central Banks Encouraging Firms’ De-carbonization, Setting the Environmental Criteria to Corporate Bond Purchases” NIKKEI (Newspaper), Published in June 8, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Growing Global ESG Investment: Backgrounds and Main Points” Federation of Information and Communication Technology Service Workers of Japan Journal REPORT, Published in May 2021 Issue. (in Japanese)
  • “Japan’s Vaccine Delay Generates a Shadow on Japan’s Economy” NIKKEI-Sponsored Panel Discussion Forum, NIKKEI (Newspaper) Published in May 25, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Tokyo Olympic Games and COVID-19 Infection” BBC Podcast Program, Participating as a Commentator, Broadcasted in May 20, 2021
  • “Interview: Japan’s First Quarter GDP” CNBC Live TV Program, Squawk BOX, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in May 18, 2021
  • “Interview: Japan Determined to Hold Tokyo Olympics Despite Fourth COVID-19 Wave and Worried" CBS TV News, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in May 15, 2021
  • “Growing Global Interest in Cryptocurrencies” NHK Live Radio Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC NOW, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in May 10, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Japan-US Summit and Related Issues” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a Guest Commentator, Broadcasted in April 18, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Debate on the Issues Related to Japan-US Summit” NHK Live TV Program SUNDAY DEBATE, Appearing as a Discussant, April 18, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Tokyo Olympics 100 Days to Go and Covid-19 Infection” Singapore’s Channel News Asia Live TV Program (Mediacorp) Asia Tonight, Appearing as a Commentator, Broadcasted in April 14, 2021
  • “Exclusive Interview: Need for Greater Japan-US Cooperation in Environment and Labor Areas” ASAHI SHINBUN (Newspaper) Opinion&Forum Japan-US Summit, Published in April 10, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “BOJ’s Tankan Survey and Japan’s Economic Outlook” US Economic Live TV Program Bloomberg Daybreak Asia, Appearing as a Commentator, April 1, 2021
  • “Growing Interest in ESG Investment: Any Manor Impact on Corporate Behavior?” NHK Public Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC NOW, Appearing as a Commentator, March 22, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: BOJ‘s Adjust Easing Measures” KYODO Press, March 19, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • German Weekly Business News Magazine Wirtschaftswoche “Der Geldpolitik gehen dieOptionen aus” Exclusive Interview about the Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy Prospect, March 18, 2021 (translated into German)
  • “US Fiscal Stimulus Package, US Monetary Policy and Other Central Banks’ Reponses, and Exchange Rate Movements” China CGTN Live TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, March 16, 2021
  • “Japan’s GDP and Recent Economic Performance and BOJ’s Monetary Policy” CNBC Live TV Program Capital Connection, Appearing as a Commentator, March 9, 2021
  • “Exclusive Interview: Cannot See the Scenario Leading to the Exit” Weekly TOKO KEIZAI PLUS, March 6, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Corporate Governance Revision and ESG Investment” Appearing as a Commentator on TV TOKYO LIVE TV Program MORNING SATELLITE, February 17, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Japans Kurswechsel: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy and Some Policy Adjustments in the Next March Policy Meeting” German Handelsblatt Newspaper, Published in February 16, 2021 (translated into German)
  • “Japan’s High Stock Prices, Huge Public Debt, and ESG Investment” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a Commentator, February 14, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Diversity in Corporate Executive Positions Still Underway” JIJI Press, February 12, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Exclusive Interview: Mr. Mori’s Sexist Remarks Symbolizes Japan’s Old-fashioned Society” JIJI Press, February 9, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Japan’s Trade Performance” CNBC Live TV Program, Street Signs Asia, Appearing as a Commentator, February 8, 2021
  • “Major Shift in the US Economy under Biden Administration” NHK Public Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC NOW, Appearing as a Commentator, February 8 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Exclusive Interview: BOJ’s ETF Purchases Inconsistent with ESG Investment” REUTERS News, released, February 1, 2021 (in Japanese)
  • “Exclusive Interview: BOJ Seen Dropping Pledge to Buy ETFs at Current Pace” Reuters News, released on internet, January 29, 2021
  • “Exclusive Interview: Negative Interest Rate, Adverse Impacts Exceeding Benefits in Japan” JIJI Press, released on internet, January 28, 2021
  • “Exclusive Interview: From Mr. Trump to Mr. Biden, Focus on the Timing to Face Taxes and Interest Rate Hikes” YOMIURI Newspaper, Opinion Special, January 23, 2021
  • “Skype Live Interview: Japan’s State of Emergency Declaration and Bank of Japan’s Outlook on Inflation and Economic Growth,” CCTN English TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, January 21, 2021
  • “Interview: Fourth Revolution Carbon Zero” NIKKEI newspaper, January 7, 2021
  • “The Covid-19 Era Outlook: Central Banks Need to Consider Climate Change and Gender Gap Issues” NIKKEI NEWSPAPER Front Page Interview, December 29. 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Growing Gender Gap Since the COVID-19 Pandemic” NHK Public Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC NOW, Appearing as a Commentator, December 28, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Skype Live: Japanese Economic Outlook and Recent Economic Stimulus Package” CNBC Live TV Program Squawk Box Asia, Appearing as a Commentator, December 22, 2020
  • “ZOOM Live: Bank of Japan’s Tankan Survey Results” Bloomberg Live TV Program Daybreak Asia, Appearing as a Commentator, December 14, 2020
  • “Four Major Economic Risks Anticipated Under Mr. Biden’s Administration” TOYO KEIZAI ONLINE, Interview, December 8, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Sovereign Debt Problems in Low Income Countries and Debtor’s Governance Issues,” KOKUSAI KAIHATSU Journal, Interview, 2020 December Volume (in Japanese)
  • “Skype Live: Japan’s Industrial Production and Retail Sales Outcome, 3rd Supplementary budget, and Japan-China-US economic relationships” CNBC Live TV Program Street Signs Asia, Appearing as a Commentator, November 30, 2020
  • “ESG Investment, SDGs Management, Japan’s Economy affected by Increase in COVID-19 Inflection” Biden’s Cabinet Members” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a Commentator, November 29, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Telephone Interview: US Economy and Monetary Policy” NHK Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC NOW, Appearing as a Commentator, November 16, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “US Presidential Transition, High Stock Price Movements, and Nowcasting Data Use” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a Commentator, November 15, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Skype Live Discussion: Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) and Economic Growth in Asia,” China CCTV International CCTN English TV Program , Appearing as one of discussants, November 13, 2020
  • “ZOOM Live Interview Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy and Japan’s Economy” Appearing as a Commentator on Bloomberg Live TV Program Daybreak Asia, October 29, 2020
  • “Recent New Monetary Policy Movements by Federal Reserve and ECB” Appearing as a Commentator on TV TOKYO LIVE TV Program MORNING SATELLITE, October 28, 2020
  • “Skype Live Interview: Prime Minister Suga’s First Policy Speech to the Diet and Carbon Neutrality Commitment by 2050” China CCTV International CCTN English TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, October 26, 2020
  • “Skype Live Interview: Prime Minister Suga’s Visit to Vietnam and Indonesia and Japan-ASEAN Relation” China CCTV International CCTN English TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, October 21, 2020
  • “Skype Live Interview: US Secretary of State Pompeo’s Visit to Japan” China CCTV International CCTN English TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, October 5, 2020
  • “Live Telephone Interview: US Economy under the COVID-19 Pandemic” NHK Public Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC NOW, Appearing as a Commentator, October 5, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Telephone Interview: Bank of Japan’s TANKAN Survey outcome” Bloomberg TV Program Daybreak, Appearing as a Commentator, October 1, 2020
  • “Interview: BOJ’s ETF Purchases Could be `Brown‘ Call for Actions for Climate-Related Risk” Interview Quoted in ASAHI Newspaper Digital, September 28, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Economic Policy of New Prime Minister Suga’s Administration” KYODO Tsushin Interview, news article, September 24, 2020
  • “Monetary Policies in US and Japan, US-China High Technology War, Cashless Payment Safety Issues, New PM Suga’s Economic Strategy” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a Commentator, September 20, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Skype Live Interview: Factors Contributing to Mr. Suga’s Victory to LDP Leadership Election and Japan-China Relation” China CCTV International CCTN English TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, September 15, 2020
  • “Interview: Abenomics and Monetary Policy” Interview Quoted in Spanish Newspaper ELPAIS, September 14, 2020 (translated into Spanish)
  • “Skype Live Interview: about Mr. Suga’s Stance on Abenomics and Japan-China Relation” China CCTV International CCTN English TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, September 14, 2020
  • “Skype Live Interview: about Japan’s April-June GDP Second Estimate” CNBC TV Program Capital Connection, Appearing as a Commentator, September 8, 2020
  • “Live Telephone Interview: Japan’s Liberal Democratic Party’s Leadership Election” Singapore-based CNA Radio Program, Appearing as a Commentator, September 1, 2020
  • “Live Skype Interview: Prime Minister Abe Resignation, Japan-China Relationship, Japan-US relationship, and Next Leader’s Agenda” China’s CCTV Global Television Network TV Program (CGTV), Appearing as a Commentator, August 30、2020
  • “Interview: What Has Abe's Signature 'Abenomics' Achieved? Interview Quoted in AFP NEWs, August 28, 2020
  • “Live Skype Interview: Prime Minister Abe’s Announcement of Resignation, Abenomics, Next Leader’s Agenda” Singapore-based CNA Mediacorp TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, August 28, 2020
  • “Japan’s Shinzo Abe Leaves Abenomics Project Unfinished” Part of My Interview Quoted, in Wall Street Journal, August 28, 2020
  • “Live Telephone Interview: Japan’s Corporate Governance and Firms’ Earning Capacity” NHK Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC NOW, Appearing as a Commentator, August 3, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “US 2nd Quarter Real GDP Decline, Declined Japan’s Corporate Profits in the 2nd Quarter, Peak of Japan’s Business Cycle” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a Commentator, August 2, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Novel Coronavirus: What We Should Do Now?” NHK LIVE TV Program SUNDAY DISCUSSION, Participating as a Panelist, July 26, 2020.
  • “Live Skype Interview:: Review on BOJ's Monetary Policy and Japan’s Economy” CNBC Live TV Program, Squawk Box Asia, Appearing as a commentator, July 16, 2020
  • “Monetary Easing Measures in Emerging Economies since the COVID-19 Pandemic” Appearing as a commentator, TV TOKYO Live TV Program MORNING SATELLITE, July 13, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Telephone Interview: Need for Japan to Change its Energy Policy and Global Warming Countermeasures” NHK Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC NOW, Appearing as a Commentator, July 13, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Discussions: Can Japan Overcome the COVID-19 Pandemic and Tokyo Olympic Shock?” MARUGEKI TALK ON DEMAND, Videnews.com, Appearing as a Guest Discussant and Commentator, July 11, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Growing ESG Investment and Japan’s Biggest Agenda” TOYO KEIZAI ONLINE Interview article, July 8, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Skype Interview: Japan’s Growing Public Debt since the COVID-19 Pandemic and Sustainability”, NHK World TV Program, July 1, 2020.
  • “Live Telephone Interview: BOJ’s Tankan Survey and Japan’s Economy” Bloomberg Live TV Program・Daybreak Asia, Appearing as a commentator, July 2020
  • “Live Skype Interview:: BOJ's Monetary Policy and Japan’s Economy” CNBC Live TV Program, Street Signs Asia, Appearing as a commentator, June 2020
  • “Interview: Japan’s State of Debt” part of interview was quoted in Dutch Daily Newspaper de Volkskrant, June 3, 2020 (in Dutch)
  • “Live Telephone Interview: Global Policy Responses to COVID-19 Crisis and Prompt Responses by the US and Fed” NHK Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC NOW, Appearing as a Commentator, June 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Hong Kong National Security Law, Japan’s Second Supplementary Budget, and Unemployment Data,” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a commentator, May 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Telephone Interview: Japan’s CPI and BOJ’s Monetary Policy Meeting” Bloomberg Live TV Program, Daybreak Asia, Appearing as a commentator, May 2020
  • “Live Skype Audio Interview: Japan’s Real GDP Outcome for the First Quarter of 2020” Singapore CHANNEL NEWS ASIA (Mediacorpo), Appearing as a commentator, May 2020
  • “Live Skype Interview:: The Outcome of Real GDP Growth for the First Quarter 2020 and Policy Measures” CNBC Live TV Program, Capital Connection, Appearing as a commentator, May 2020
  • “Interview:Japan Falls Into Recession, and Worse Lies Ahead” part of interview was quoted in New York Times, May 17, 2020
  • “Interview: Negative Rates Unlikely Tool for Central Banks Combating Pandemic - ex-BOJ Official,” Reuters News, May 15, 2020
  • “Live Skype Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy and Japan’s Economy” Singapore CHANNEL NEWS ASIA (Mediacorpo), appearing as a commentator, April 2020
  • “Live TV Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy and Japan’s Economy,” Appearing as a commentator on BLOOMBERG LIVE TV Program, April 2020
  • “Live Skype Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy and Japan’s Economy” CNBC Live TV Program SQUAWK BOX ASIA, Appearing as a commentator, April 2020
  • “Live Telephone Interview: Growing Investors’ Interest on ESG Investment” NHK Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, Appearing as a Commentator, April 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Need to Discuss about the Sustainable Debt Limit in Japan” NIKKEI NEWSPAPER, FUKUGAN Section, April 16, 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Global Unprecedented Monetary Policy Reactions to the Covid-19, Corona Bonds, US Economy” Appearing as a commentator, TV TOKYO Live TV Program MORNING SATELLITE, April 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Federal Reserve’s Corporate Sector Support Program”, part of interview was quoted in Tokyo Keizai Online, April 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Skype Interview: Japan’s Economic Performance” CNBC Live TV Program STREET SIGNS ASIA, Appearing as a commentator, April 2020
  • “BOJ TANKAN survey, US Economy, and ESG Investment,” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE, appearing as a commentator, April 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Live TV Interview: BOJ’s NICHIGIN TANKAN Survey and Japanese Economy,” Appearing as a commentator on BLOOMBERG LIVE TV Program, April 2020
  • “Interview: Can the Economic Policies by Japan, US, and Europe Prevent the Covid-19 Crisis?” TOYO KEIZAI ONLINE, March 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Tokyo Olympic Postponement and the Comparison with the 1964 Tokyo Olympic Games” China’s Weekly Magazine, SANLIAN LIFEWEEK, March 2020 (Translated to Chinese)
  • “Skype Interview (recorded)” Covid-19 and the Postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games and Japan’s Economy” CNN TV Program, March 2020.
  • “Interview: The Impact of the Postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on the Japanese Economy”, Quoted in NEW YORK TIMIES, March 2020
  • “Resiliency in Japan’s Monetary Policy” OMFIF(Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum) PODCAST SERIES, March 2020
  • “Live Skype Interview: The Impact of Covid-19 on Japan’s Economy, the Face of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, and BOJ’s Monetary Policy” CNBC STREET SIGNS ASIA, appearing as a commentator, March 2020
  • “Live Telephone Interview: The Impact of the Tokyo Olympic Games on Japan’s Economy” Korea ARIRANG TV Program GLOBAL INSIGHT, Appearing as a commentator, March 2020
  • “Live Skype Interview: Japan’s Real GDP Outcome and Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy” BLOOMBERG LIVE TV Program, appearing as a commentator, March 2020
  • “The US Presidential Election, Impact of the Covid-19 on Japan’s Economy, and Nippon Steel Operations” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE appearing as a commentator, March 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Skype Interview: Sharp Stock Price Falls in Asia and the Impact of Covid-19 on Asia and the World” Singapore CHANNEL NEWS ASIA (Mediacorpo), appearing as a commentator, March 2020
  • “Live Telephone Interview:: Impact of Covid-19 Spread on the Economies of China and Japan” NHK Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, Appearing as a Commentator, February 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Skype Interview: The Impact of Covid-19 on Japan’s Economy, BOJ’s action, fiscal stimulus and the possible delay of the Olympic Games” CNBC SQUAWK BOX ASIA appearing as a commentator, March 2020
  • “Recorded Interview::Central Bank Digital Currencies” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE appearing as a commentator, January 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview:: England Taking Initiative to Prevent Climate Changes” NHK Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, Appearing as a Commentator, January 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Interview; Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy Decision” Bloomberg Live TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, January 2020
  • “US-China First Stage of Trade Deal, Japan-China Relationship” BS-TBS Live TV Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a Commentator, January 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Greening Financial System, Bank of England’s Climate Stress Test” TV-TOKYO Live TV Program MORNING SATELLITE, Appearing as a Commentator, January 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: The 2020 Japanese Economy” SHINANO MAINICHI NEWSPAPER, Published in January 5 Morning Edition (in Japanese)
  • “Recorded Interview:: Factors Leading to Japan’s Stock Price Hike and Inequality” TBS TV Program SUNDAY MORNING, December 2019(In Japanese)
  • “Live Debate: Bubble Burst Risk in the United States and China” BS-TBS TV Live Program HODO 1930, Appearing as a Guest Commentator, December 2019 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Interview:: Japan’s Economy and Impact of US-China Trade Conflict” Bloomberg Live TV Program, Appearing as a Commentator, December 2019
  • “Live Interview:: Hong Kong’s Economy and the Role of its Financial Center” NHK Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, Appearing as a Commentator, December 2019 (in Japanese)
  • “Recorded Interview:: Japanese Government Announcement about the Economic Package of 26 Trillion Yen” CAN (Channel News Asia) TV Program, December 2019
  • “Interview:: Facebook’s Libra Plan” NHK Radio Live Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, Appearing as a Commentator, January 2020 (in Japanese)
  • “US-China Trade Negotiations, US Economy, Japan’s Banking Sector Strategy, Kentucky Governor’s Election”, LBS-TBS TV Live Program SUNDAY NEWS BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a Guest Commentator, November 2019 (in Japanese)
  • “Live Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy Decision” Appearing as a Commentator on Live Bloomberg TV Program, October 2019
  • “Live Interview: Africa’s Growing Debt Problems” Appearing as a Commentator on Live NHK RADIO Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, October 2019 (in Japanese)
  • “Direction of the UK’s Brexit and Impact on Global Economy” Appearing as a Commentator on Live TBS-Japan TV SHINSO News Program, October 2019 (in Japanese)
  • “Summary of the Speech at Okinawa SEIKEI KONDANKAI: Japan’s Firms Need to Reform their Traditional Employment System”, OKINAWA TIMES Newspaper, October 2019.
  • “Interview: UK Parliament’s Actions about Prime Minister Johnson’s Brexit Deal” ASAHI NEWSPAPER, October 2019
  • Appearing for BBC Radio Program “Panel Discussion: World Questions Comes to Tokyo” Broadcasted as BBC Special Radio Program, October 2019
  • “Live Skype Interview: Japan’s Consumption Tax Hike and Its Impact” Appearing for the Channel News Asia TV Program (based in Singapore), October 2019
  • “Telephone Interview: Japan-Korean Diplomatic Relationship and Impact on Japan’s Economy” Appearing for the BBC Radio Program, October 2019
  • “Live Interview: Japan’s Labor Market Conditions, BOJ Tankan Survey, Consumption Tax Hike, Exchange Rates, Japan’s Economy” Appearing for the Blomberg Live TV Program, October 2019
  • “Summary of the Panel on Japan’s Economy in Sapporo, Hokkaido” Reported in NIKKEI NEWSPAPER, September 2019 (in Japanese)
  • “Interview: Bank of Japan’s Next Steps, Lowering the Negative Rate will likely to be the Last Tool” NIKKEI NEWSPAPER, September 2019 (in Japanese)
  • ”Interview on US-Japan Trade Deal Announcement” quoted in the Sputnik News Agency Article “US-Japan Trade Deal Announcement Helped Blow Off Steam But Hardly Win-Win” August 2019
  • “Interview on Japan’s Economy and Inflation” Bloomberg Live TV Program, August 2019.
  • “Interview on the Impacts of the Negative Interest Rate” quoted in Reuters News article “Going Negative? As Trade War Rages, Central Banks Ponder Radical Steps”, August 2019
  • “Headline: Prime Minister Abe’s Long-Running Administration; High Evaluation on Economic Reforms by Professor of Keio University, Sayuri Shirai” YOMIURI NEWSPAPER, August 2019 (in Japanese)
  • “Headline: BOJ may Tolerate Falls in Yield to Head Off Yen s Spike - Ex-BOJ Member Shirai” Reuters News, Interview, August 2019
  • “Interview on the Bank of Japan’s YCC” quoted in the Central Banking article “The Future of Balance Sheet Policies”, August 2019
  • “Special Topics: What is the Modern Monetary Theory” BS-TBS LIVE TV Program, BIZ SQUARE, Appearing as a Commentator, July 2019
  • “Interview about Modern Money Theory “ by Ben Dispinar, his blog ACEMAXX-ANALYTICS, July 2019 (in English)
  • “New UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. What Will Happen To The Irish Boarder Issue?” Appearing on Live TV BS-TOKYO NIKKEI PLUS 10, July 2019.
  • “Live Interview: Japan’s Upper House Election Results” CNBC Live TV Program. July 2019 (in English)
  • “Live Interview: Japan’s Economy and Main Issued covered in the Upper House Election” Bloomberg Live TV Program, July 2019 (in English)
  • “The Prospect of Facebook’s Libra from the Experience of Tether”” Appearing on Live TV TOKYO Program as a commentator, MORNING SATELITE, July 2019
  • “Live Interview: Abenomics and Japanese Economy” BBC Live Radio Program, June 2019 (in English)
  • “Live Interview: Istanbul Mayor’s Re-Election and Turkish Economy” Appearing on Live NHK RADIO Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, June 2019
  • “Tukey’s Economic Conditions and Market View” Appearing on Live TV TOKYO Program as a commentator, MORNING SATELITE, May 2019
  • “Live Interview: Japan’s CPI and Japan-US Summit” Appearing on BLOOMBERG LIVE TV Program in Hong Kong Studio, May 2019 (in English)
  • “Live Interview: Brexit: Its Background and Future Directions” Appearing on Live NHK RADIO Program MY! BIZ-ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, May 2019
  • “Interview: Brexit and Northern Island Issues” TOYO KEIZAI ONLINE, May 15, 2019
  • Appearing on Live BS-TBS TV Program BIZ SQUARE as a commentator on various topics including US-China Trade Disputes, Japanese Economic Performance, and Uber’s Business Model, May 2019
  • “Interview: The Land of Rising Green Bonds,” ENVIRONMENTAL FINANCE, April 2019 (in English)
  • “Interview: About Japan’s Commercial Banks” German Economic Newspaper Handelsblatt, April 8, 2019 (translated into German)
  • “Live Interview: About the Global Economic Conditions and Japan” NHK Public Radio MIYAKE TAMIO NO MY BIZ! ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, April 2019
  • “Live Interview: About the Japanese Economy and Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy” BLOOMBERG LIVE TV PROGRAM, March 2019 (in English)
  • “Interview: Difficult to Achieve 2% Inflation – BOJ Needs to Introduce the Target Range” JIJI PRESS, March 2019
  • “Ending the Federal Reserve’s Balance Sheet Runoff” Appeared As Commentator, Live TV TOKYO Program MORNING SATTELITE March 2019
  • “Actual Conditions of Japan’s Consumer Prices” Japan NHK Radio Every Morning Program Social Perspectives and My Views, Appeared as a Commentator, February 19, 2019
  • “WORKLIFE JAPAN” BBC TV Program, Interview Included in the 30 Minutes’ Special Program, February 17, 2019
  • “Recent Food Price Increases in Japan” Japan BS TV-TOKYO Live, NIKKEI PLUS 10, Appeared as a Commentator, February 12, 2019
  • Podcast “Bank of Japan Stock Buying Will be Hard to Unravel” Asian Development Bank Institute, February 6, 2019 (in English)
  • “Interview: Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) and Impacts” Singapore CHNNEL NEWSASIA TV Program, PRIMETIME ASIA, February 1, 2019 (in English)
  • “Interview: BOJ Cut Inflation Forecast in Four Consecutive Outlook Report” CENTRAL BANKING, INFOPRO DIGITAL, January 24, 2019 (in English)
  • “Live Interview about Bank of Japan’s Inflation Outlook and Monetary Policy” BLOOMBERG LIVE TV Program, January 23, 2019 (in English)
  • “Live Interview about Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy and Communication” CNBC TV Program SQUAWK BOX Live, Appeared in Hong Kong Studio, January 22, 2019 (in English)
  • “Interview: ANALYSIS-As Outlook Darkens, Central Banks Think Hard About Their Language ? REUTERS NEWS, January 22, 2019 (in English)
  • “Interview: BOJ Must Normalize Policy To Cope With Ageing Population” CENTRAL BANKING, INFOPRO DIGITAL January 18, 2019 (in English)
  • Japan BS-TBS Live TV Program Biz Square, Appeared as a Commentator, January 13, 2019
  • “Interview: BOJ Mulls Unpleasant Policy Options if Fed Puts Rate Hikes On Hold,” REUTERS NEWS, January 8, 2019 (in English)
  • “Interview: Outlook for Year 2019: Global Developments and Impact on Japan’s Economy” Appearing on Japan NHK RADIO Live Program, VIEWS OF SOCIETY AND MY VIEWS, January 8, 2019
  • “Outlook for 2019: Four Major Risks Expected in 2019 by the Former Bank of Japan Board Member” NIKKEI BUSINESS ONLINE, December 25, 2018
  • “Innovation and Government’s Initiatives in Shenzhen, China” Appearing on Japan TV TOKYO Live, MORNING SATELLINTE, December 21, 2018
  • “Interview about Japan’ New Foreign Worker Program” CNBC TV Program, December 12, 2018 (in English)
  • “Live Telephone Interview about Japan’s GDP data” CNBC TV Program SQUAWK BOX LIVE, December 10, 2018 (in English)
  • “Interview: Kuroda defends BOJ Asset Purchases” CENTRAL BANKING, INFOPRO DIGITA, December 10, 2018 (in English)
  • “Global Economy: Middle East Geopolitical Risk, US Unilateralism and Monetary Policy, and Brexit” Appearing on BS 11 TV Program, HODO LIVE INSIDE OUT TERASHIMA JITSURO SENKEN MIRAIJUKU, December 7, 2018
  • "About Speech on Japan's Economy Held at Bahrain-Japan Business and Friendship Society" Bahrain DGN Online (Gulf Digital News), November 27,2018 (in English)
  • “About Speech on Japan’s Economy Conducted at Doha Bank” Qatar Tribune,November 27, 2018 (in English)
  • “About Speech on Japan’s Economy Conducted at Doha Bank” The Peninsula, Qatar, November 27, 2018 (in English)
  • “About Speech on Japan’s Economy Conducted at Doha Bank” Gulf Times, Qatar, November 26, 2018 (in English)
  • “Interview: Italy’s Debt Issues and Conflict with the European Union “ Appearing on NHK RADIO Program, VIEWS OF SOCIETY AND MY VIEWS, November 27, 2018
  • “Interview: BOJ’s Monetary Easing Criticized as Balance Sheet Passes 100% of GDP” Central Banking, November 19, 2018 (in English)
  • “Interview: BREXIT and European Views” NHK World TV NEWSLINE, November 1, 2018 (in English)
  • “Raising Productivity is Absolutely Essential” Chunichi Newspaper, Speech Summary, October 30, 2018
  • “Italy’s Debt Problems and Brexit” Appearing on TV Tokyo Morning Satellite, October 29, 2018
  • Bruegel Podcast “Backstage: Japan’s Inflation Problems and Monetary Policy Options,” October 26, 2018 (In English)
  • “Interview: Japanese Economy Toward the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games “ Appearing on NHK RADIO Program, VIEWS OF SOCIETY AND MY VIEWS, October 16, 2018
  • “Live Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Easing” Appearing on Bloomberg Live TV, October 15, 2018 (in English)
  • “Interview: Bank of Japan’s Mired in ‘Mission Impossible’ against Deflation,” Monetary Policy” France 24 International News, September 20, 2018(in English, French
  • “Interview about Abenomics and Challenges: “ Channel News Asia TV Program (Singapore), September 19, 2018 (in English)
  • “Global Economy and Monetary Policy” Appearing on BS 11 TV Program, HODO LIVE INSIDE OUT TERASHIMA JITSURO SENKEN MIRAIJUKU, September 14, 2018
  • “Interview: 10 Years after the Global Financial Crisis” NHK WORLD TV Program, NEW LINE, September 13, 2018 (in English)
  • “US Monetary Policy” Appearing on TV TOKYO Program, MORNING SATELLITE, September 10, 2018
  • “Live Telephone Interview: Japanese Consumption and Inflation Trends” CNBC TV Program, August 30, 2018 (in English)
  • “Outlook on Japan’s Monetary Policy”, REUTERS GLOBAL MARKET FORUM, August 22 (in English)
  • “Interview: Outlook on Next 10 Years - Jobs, Wages, Housing, and Land Prices” PRESIDENT Magazine, August 13, 2018
  • “Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy Adjustment” German Economic Newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, August 1, 2018
  • “SEIWAKAI Seminar Speech Text: Monetary Policy Normalization Considering the Economy in the Post-2020 Tokyo Olympic Game” SENKEN KEIZAI Vol. August 2018
  • “Live Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy Tweak” BLOOMBERG TV Program, July 31, 2018 (and Live Telephone Interview from NY Studio on July 31, 2018) (in English)
  • “Live Telephone Interview: Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy Tweak” CNBC TV Program, July 31, 2018 (in English)
  • “Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy Adjustment and Prospect” Appearing on TV TOKYO Program, Morning Satellite, July 30, 2018
  • “US Trade Protectionism and US-China Conflicts, and Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy” Appearing on BS TV Program, Nikkei PLUS 10 SATURDAY, July 28, 2018
  • “Cryptocurrency and its Future Impacts on the Economy“ Appearing on NHK Ratio Views of Society and My View, Appearing on NHK RADIO Program, VIEWS OF SOCIETY AND MY VIEW, July 24, 2018
  • “Speech Text on Keio University Yukichi Fukuzawa Memorial Lecture “Light and Shadow on Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy from the Perspective of Former BOJ Board Member” MITA HYORON, Volume. July 2018.
  • “Feasibility of the 2% Price Stability Target and Bank of Japan’s Monetary Policy,” Appearing on BS TV Program, NIKKEI PLUS 10, June 22, 2018
  • “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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