Responding to critics who say the Bank of Japan has been slow to react to signs of an economic...

|By:, SA News Editor

Responding to critics who say the Bank of Japan has been slow to react to signs of an economic slowdown, BOJĀ Governor Shirakawa says Japan is actually ahead of the U.S. in its attepts to ease monetary policy. He notes "the Fed's latest commitment is close to what we already have in place."