Unwinding the wage-price spiral   Leave a comment

2/14/23, The Indicator (9:04)

Link: https://www.npr.org/2023/02/14/1156876594/unwinding-the-wage-price-spiral

Summary: New inflation numbers are out.  Inflation is not increasing steadily like it was a few months ago, but it still remains stubbornly high, much higher that Fed’s ideal 2% rate.   Today’s show examines whether the “wage-price spiral”–a feedback loop between rapidly increasing prices and wages like we saw in the 1970s- is still a threat in the macroeconomy. Or are they days of the “doom loop” past us and we are in a wage-price paradigm? 

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Posted February 27, 2023 by ishanitewari in THE INDICATOR

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