Solutions to the Global Inflation Problem: Adam Posen / President, Peterson Institute for International Economics

DEEPER LOOK from New York

15m 00s
Broadcast on July 5, 2022 Available until September 6, 2023

In the US, the Consumer Price Index, a measure of inflation, hit a 40-year record, prompting the US Federal Reserve to raise interest rates by 0.75%. Inflation, however, is a global economic problem and in recent weeks the costs of goods and services have been surging in Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the developing world. What exactly is causing global inflation, and how can we tackle it? Economist Adam Posen offers his expert analysis and insights.

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