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New Research on the Relationship between Wages and Inflation: Looking at Other Indicators



During the 1970s, economic research focused on the problem of the day — high inflation. And, wages were increasing at the same time as inflation. Economic theory had a nice explanation for this relationship – higher wages were passed through to consumers via higher prices. As inflation picked…

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A Look at Liquidity and What’s in Store for Credit Markets (Video)



Now market volatility is being driven by a low liquidity environment combined with an increase in redemption by investors. With rate hikes on the horizon investors are bracing for more volatility. Will yield driven investors like pension funds and insurance companies reverse the sell-off? Watch…

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