Should We Worry About Post-Covid Inflation?
Thursday, January 28, 2021
The CfM panel of experts is split between those predicting that UK inflation will be roughly at its current target and those believing that inflation will be above target in the upcoming decade. A smaller minority worries that the UK growth rate will be too low for the Bank of England to stimulate inflation. Beyond the growth rate of the economy, additional factors to look at in projecting inflation are the effects of Brexit, rising public debts, and global factors.