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The mystery of rising prices.  Are greedy corporations responsible for inflation?

The mystery of rising prices. Are greedy corporations responsible for inflation?

Who is responsible for inflation? Some say greedy corporations are the culprits. Peter Ruck/BIPs/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Peter Ruck/BIPs/Getty Images Who is responsible for inflation? Some say greedy corporations are the culprits. Peter Ruck/BIPs/Getty Images Everyone agrees that inflation is happening. What they don’t agree on is whodunit. The most recent figures show …

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Post-pandemic fiscal spending is largely responsible for US inflation

Post-pandemic fiscal spending is largely responsible for US inflation

The writer is a professor at Columbia Business School, author of “The Wall and the Bridge” and served as Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers under President George W Bush US inflation has been extremely high since the economy emerged from Covid-19 (although annual consumer price growth slowed to 7.7% in October). Much of …

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