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Inflation might well keep rising in 2021 – but what happens...

Brigitte Granville, Queen Mary University of London The US Federal Reserve has just reassured the markets that it doesn’t...

Oil: why higher prices will complicate the energy transition

Jorge Guira, University of Reading The oil price is on a rollercoaster. Having crashed into negative territory just last...

Federal Reserve hopes years of zero rates will spur inflation –...

Richard S. Warr, North Carolina State University In a healthy economy, prices tend to go up – a process called inflation. While you might not like...

Thanks, ‘Avengers: Endgame,’ for reminding us why inflation matters

Jay L. Zagorsky, Boston University Marvel recently re-released the final film in its “Avengers” series with extra footage and a post-credit tribute in hopes of...

Inflation is healthy for the economy – but too much can...

Richard S. Warr, North Carolina State University In a healthy economy, prices tend to go up – a process called inflation. While you might not like...

Curious Kids: why don’t poorer countries just print more money?

Alan Shipman, The Open University Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages, where The Conversation asks experts to answer questions from kids....

Why Puerto Rico ‘doesn’t count’ to the US government

Jay L. Zagorsky, The Ohio State University Hurricanes Irma and Maria devastated Puerto Rico in September, destroying homes, crops and communications. Many weeks later, power...

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Jared Orsi, Colorado State University A few hundred yards from the Mexican border in southern Arizona lies a quiet pond, about the size of...