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There is a growing need for a policy response to the ‘new inflation’

By James Plunkett

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Recent reports of rising food prices have reinforced existing concerns about high rates of inflation. James Plunkett finds that the costs of inflation in recent years have become less equally distributed across incomes, with those on lower incomes feeling the pinch the most. This ‘new inflation’ needs a new policy response

Topics: HJ Public Finance, JN101 Great Britain
Publisher: Blog post from London School of Economics & Political Science
Year: 2011
OAI identifier: oai:eprints.lse.ac.uk:36732
Provided by: LSE Research Online

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