What drives inflation rates?

Between “enemy of the state” and debt policy’s “pet”

Insights, Perspektiven 2022 Updated at 4/13/2022
Originally published at 1/29/2022 Reading time: 1 minute(s)
Inflationseffekte: Warum steigen die Preise? Was ist Inflation, welche Arten von Inflation gibt es?

Until recently, inflation was an (almost) forgotten specter of the past. Nowadays, one inflation catchline is followed closely by the next – and not only in the economic press. In this article, three economists expose and debunk the fears that lie at the heart of the subject.

Find out more about what exactly inflation is, how it arises and the three most common types of inflation.