Japan Facing `Cost-Push' Inflation, Schulz Says
Jan. 31 (Bloomberg) -- Martin Schulz, an economist at Fujitsu Research Institute in Tokyo who has done research for the Bank of Japan, talks about the outlook for the nation's economy and central bank policy.
Japan's inflation accelerated in December, strengthening pressure on Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to spur wage gains as he tries to drive Asia's second-biggest economy out of 15-year deflationary malaise. Schulz speaks with Angie Lau on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)