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Japan Interest Rates

The Real Financial Monster: Low Interest Rates

Terry Burnham, Ph.D. | Posted 11.02.2014 | Business
Terry Burnham, Ph.D.

The conventional wisdom: low interest rates are good for both economic growth and the stock market. Unfortunately for the conventional, the "wisdom" of low-rates-stimulate-growth omits three features.

Back In Recession, Japan Keeps Interest Rates Near Zero

AP | Posted 07.20.2011 | Business

TOKYO -- Japan's central bank kept its key interest rate unchanged at virtually zero Friday to shore up a quake-battered economy. The Bank of Japan's...