Matthew Klein on Recent Inflationary Trends and What to Expect in the Future

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By David Beckworth and Mercatus Center at George Mason University. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Matthew Klein is the author of The Overshoot, a newsletter that helps readers make sense of the global economy. Matt is also a returning guest to the podcast, and rejoins Macro Musings to talk about the hot topic of inflation and its outlook. Specifically, David and Matt discuss what is driving trend inflation, Matt’s decomposition of the CPI, whether or not we should be worried about inflationary trends, and more.

Transcript for the episode can be found here: https://www.mercatus.org/bridge/tags/macro-musings

Matthew’s Twitter: @M_C_Klein

Matthew’s Substack: https://theovershoot.co/about

Related Links:

*The Case for Patience on Inflation* by Matthew Klein

https://theovershoot.co/p/the-case-for-patience-on-inflation

*What’s Going On With Interest Rates? (Part 1)* by Matthew Klein

https://theovershoot.co/p/whats-going-on-with-interest-rates

*Fed Policy Must Adjust for Inflation* by Martin Wolf

https://www.ft.com/content/dc3bedc7-5694-4868-8b86-f9a215966f52

David’s Twitter: @DavidBeckworth

David’s blog: http://macromarketmusings.blogspot.com/

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