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Opinion

'Prime Minister Kuroda' has quite a challenge on his hands

Japan's next leader should wrest control back from the Bank of Japan

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Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda attends a news conference in January 2020: an even bigger role could end badly.   © Reuters

William Pesek is an award-winning Tokyo-based journalist and author of "Japanization: What the World Can Learn from Japan's Lost Decades."

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