Shock & Awe Balance Sheet Reduction at the Bank of Japan: Assets Drop 7.3% from Peak | Wolf Street

The chart starts in 2012, the year before Abenomics, which relied mostly on ridiculous amounts of QE and ridiculous amounts of government deficit spending to stimulate the economy. But now inflation is spiking and the yen is crashing, and the party is over.

Shock & Awe Balance Sheet Reduction at the Bank of Japan: Assets Drop 7.3% from Peak | Wolf Street