Why stagflation is an economic nightmare – and could become a real headache for Biden and the Fed if it emerges in the US

Why stagflation is an economic nightmare – and could become a real headache for Biden and the Fed if it emerges in the US

This post was originally published on this site Inflation hit a fresh 40-year high in February as the Consumer Price Index surged to 7.9%, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported on March 10, 2022. The continuing surge in inflation comes amid growing fears that the recovering U.S. economy might...

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Rise in Inventories Sounds an Alarm About Inflation

Rise in Inventories Sounds an Alarm About Inflation

This post was originally published on this siteThe move doesn’t signal waning demand. It shows how entrenched higher prices have already become.

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Economy Week Ahead: Central Banks, GDP, Consumer Spending

Economy Week Ahead: Central Banks, GDP, Consumer Spending

This post was originally published on this siteGross domestic product data from the U.S. and eurozone this week will show how sharply economic growth slowed in the third quarter.

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